• Data center security concerns — public access trails around a data storage center

    Our very rural area may become home to a fairly large data storage center.  The location chosen by the center owner/operator would be on approximately 50 acres in a publicly owned commerce center.  The entire commerce center is surrounded by a buffer area of mixed woods and meadows.  A local...

  • Modular vs traditional UPS design

    We are planning to build a 3500 sq foot data center. One of the options we're looking at is building out the data center in 3 stages, using APC modular UPS and Liebert modular cooling (in addition to the usual CRAC). We're not concerned about the modular cooling, as we know we'll need to due the...

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  • Data Center Standards

    We are establishing a new Data Center, is there any standard for Data Center? If so where can I get any sample documentation for establishing a new Data Center.

    Yasir Irfan5,535 pointsBadges:
  • Green data center: Advice on topology; resources

    We are embarking on a 3 year project to modernize one of our data centers in New Jersey.  Does anyone have any idea where I can get information or recommend any books about the optimal design / layout for the facility – especially to comply with some of the green initiatives we have internally?

    ITKE344,705 pointsBadges:
  • Data center cooling solutions

    What do you think is the most power-efficient data center cooling setup? What kind of setup do you implement in your data center? Are there ways you would like to improve it; how?

    JennyMack4,280 pointsBadges:
  • Data center fire supression system comparison

    I want to ask about the difference between FM200 & NAF S125, and which one is better.

  • Datacenter Project

    Dear all, Has anyone used templates for a Datacenter Creation Project ( I am looking specifically the cost estimation for new Datacenter Project) ?

    Shkfaiz25 pointsBadges:
  • Free Chapter – The Gathering Storm: Get your head into the clouds

    Another free chapter download is available on the IT Bookworm Blog. Written by: Peter Fingar Book: Dot Cloud: The 21st Century Business Platform Overview: “In Dot.Cloud: The 21st Century Business Platform, business strategy expert and former CIO Peter Fingar explains the main ideas of Cloud...

    BrentSheets6,925 pointsBadges:
  • NFPA 80 Tolerances

    NFPA 80 requires a maximum 1/8 inch clearance between the door and frame on the hinge, head and strike side of a 90 minute fire door. This is a difficult, if not at times impossible, task when the hollow metal fabrication standards and the wood door fabricating standards allow 1/8 inch tolerances....

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  • Building a Data Center from the ground up

    In working with Construction PMs, what can an IT PM bring to the table for a project to build a data center from the ground up?

    Cybrown10 pointsBadges:
  • KN/SqM

    What is KN/SqM ?

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  • MS Project of Data Center Build/Move

    Does anyone have a suggestion or an example of building a data center or NOC in MS Project? - Larry

    LShack10725 pointsBadges:
  • FM-200 sub floor or above floor in the data center

    We are planning on installing a fire suppression system in our data center and was curious if anyone has had experiences using FM-200 in the sub floor and above floor. Thanks

    ITKE344,705 pointsBadges:
  • Data Center Migration

    Planing for moving the data centre to a new location and moving some of them as is and build new ones. so Need a document which covers every thing in terms of planning design implement and cut over.

    VJWBMDC5 pointsBadges:
  • Need information on Data Centers

    Need information doc , article for Data Center desing and infraestructure, Best practice, etc..

    Juampa5 pointsBadges:
  • best practices in racking switches in a data center

    In a hot aisle/cold aisle floor design, best practices are not to mix the hot air with the cold air. I am using blanking panels, floor grommets, everything that I've learned over the years in managing data centers to get the optimal cooling from my CRAC units. One question I have relateing to...

    Start505 pointsBadges:
  • Advice for moving a data center

    I’m preparing for a data center move. What are the pitfalls I need to avoid and what current technologies would be best for a new data center

  • Data center rack protection against earthquakes

    A SearchDataCenter.com member recently asked: I am looking for the industry best practices regarding California data center rack protection against earthquakes. Many locations bolt the racks to the floor. Has there been any studies or industry acceptance of seismic isolation platforms? What is the...

    HannahDrake190 pointsBadges:
  • Physical and logical security for new datacenter

    Am looking for best practice recommendations for implementing both physical and logical security for a new data center build. This request for help was originally submitted to the Research Assistant on WhatIs.com.

    ResearchAssistant855 pointsBadges:
  • Prefabricated data centers — pros and cons?

    I was wondering if you have heard much about the market’s acceptance of the prefabricated data center concept? What are some of the fears, concerns or obstacles for this becoming the thing of the future that many are predicting.

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