Data Centers
Data Centers May 17, 2019

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer Articles, May 10 to May 16

Read the best articles from the past week. Engineers and building professionals clicked on: Understanding GFCI nuisances, visual perception and its impact on emergency illumination design, 2019 Product of the Year finalists, developing hyperscale data centers and what you need to know about building commissioning.

By McKenzie Burns
Data Centers May 15, 2019

Reduce PUE to unlock capacity in data centers

Power usage effectiveness can unlock stranded IT capacity and create a new source of revenue.

By Sushil Kumar, PE, CEM, LEED AP, MBA, EXP Global, Los Angeles
Data Centers May 14, 2019

Bulk packaging

The bulk packaging is available for Atlas-X1 Cat 6A and Cat 6 UTP and shielded connectors, and eXtreme Cat 6A UTP connectors.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Data Centers April 30, 2019

Top design trends in data centers: fire, life safety

An increasingly data-driven society demands advanced, high-performance data center facilities. Read on to learn the biggest fire and life safety challenges, emerging technologies and upcoming trends affecting data centers.

Data Centers April 30, 2019

Top design trends in data centers: automation, controls, technology

An increasingly data-driven society demands advanced, high-performance data center facilities. Read on to learn the biggest automation and controls challenges, emerging technologies and upcoming trends affecting data centers.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Data Centers April 30, 2019

Top design trends in data centers: electrical, power, lighting

An increasingly data-driven society demands advanced, high-performance data center facilities. Read on to learn the biggest electrical, power and lighting challenges, emerging technologies and upcoming trends affecting data centers.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Data Centers April 29, 2019

Top design trends in data centers

An increasingly data-driven society demands advanced, high-performance data center facilities. Read on to learn the biggest challenges, emerging technologies and upcoming trends affecting data centers.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Data Centers April 29, 2019

Top design trends in data centers: sustainability

An increasingly data-driven society demands advanced, high-performance data center facilities. Read on to learn the biggest sustainability and energy efficiency challenges, emerging technologies and upcoming trends affecting data centers.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Data Centers April 29, 2019

Top design trends in data centers: codes and standards

An increasingly data-driven society demands advanced, high-performance data center facilities. Read on to learn the biggest codes and standards challenges, emerging technologies and upcoming trends affecting data centers.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
MIT researchers’ modified flash storage drives hold promise to cut in half the energy and physical space required to store and manage user data in power-hungry data centers. Courtesy: Chris Vavra, CFE Media
Data Centers April 3, 2019

Researchers develop architecture to reduce data center energy and space constraints

MIT researchers have developer a flash-storage system designed to cut the energy and physical space required to store and manage data in data centers by half.

By Rob Matheson