We currently have two cabinets of equipment at our datacenter, and each cabinet is served by two 30A circuits. The facility is relatively new, and each circuit is (supposedly) redundant at the source. ...
Our server room has four cabinets (not fully utilized) and is supplied by several electric circuits from two different electrical services. Some of the equipment is 208V from a 3-phase service and ...
I recently had a UPS fail to do its job during business hours because I didn't realize it had already reached the end of its useful life. Yes, the battery was old and, yes, I should have manually ...
I'm considering using a Mineral-oil as a coolant for a submerged server. What fire precautions should I take?
I'm investigating different ways to safely and efficiently cool down one of our servers that uses two GPU cards for intense renderings that takes hours to complete. The overall system wattage is ...
One of my client's sites received a direct lightning hit last week (coincidentally on Friday the 13th!). I was remote to the site, but working with someone onsite, I discovered a strange pattern of ...
How do I calculate how much power I need for my servers / switches / routers? This is needed when moving into a datacenter. I figure I should just add up the wattage on all the power supplies even ...