The Key Factors Behind Sustainable Data Center Design

Most businesses, including data centers, are looking for their buildings to be net zero in the coming future, meaning they use all their energy from renewable sources that don’t add carbon dioxide to the atmosphere. And data centers are notorious for needing quite a...

4 Must-Have Server Rack Accessories for Your Data Center

Organization is essential for a data center to operate successfully, and server rack accessories are vital components to ensuring that happens. Routine maintenance, expansion, and cable management are all dependent on organized server racks, and there are some...

Why You Shouldn’t Skimp on Electronic Equipment Racks

When creating a server room for a small business or a colocation data center, you’ll run into a lot of costs. You can be tempted to cut corners when you can, especially on server racks. After all, it’s just a cabinet that holds equipment, right? False. There are valid...

The Importance of Data Center Seismic Protection

With the consequences of climate change worsening, we are more vulnerable than ever to natural disasters, including earthquakes. Of all the natural disasters that can harm our infrastructure and buildings, earthquakes are among the most damaging. The importance of...

5 Things To Know About Microsoft’s Project Natick

Project Natick is a years-long project helmed by Microsoft to see if servers can run unattended. Basically, can the cloud work underwater? They submerged a data center off the coast of California to test the efficiency and reliability of an unmanned and...

The Benefits of Modular Design for Data Centers

Did you know that up to a third of an organization’s data will pass through the cloud? Companies need to keep expansion in the forefront of their minds when designing a data center because data storage is only beginning to grow. And when you do need to expand space...