Category Archives: Obstacles

What were we thinking? The C13 Outlet. Really?

Something has to be done. We all know the C13 outlet provides the vast majority of the power connectivity for IT gear across data centers worldwide.  We see these outlets and matching plugs on nearly every server, switch and storage element … Continue reading

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Temperature only matters at the INLET…

I have sat in on several customer discussions this past year where data center operations and facilities managers are looking for ways to save energy and align their efforts towards more cost-effective operations. Undoubtably, the data center temperature becomes one of the … Continue reading

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Layer-0 or DCIM ?

How many of us remember the concept of Layer-0? I think we learned alot in those days about foundations and the underpinnings. DCIM is simply building upon the absolute need to MANAGE the underpinnings…

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