Archive for August, 2012

Turn off the cooling without melting the servers!

Friday, August 24th, 2012

See Measuring and Managing a Datacenter Shutdown about a recent cooling shutdown we performed and how we were able to successfully manage it using electrical and cooling metering that were installed in the Data Center as part of the NYSERDA project.  

Updated NYSERDA & ConEd datacenter efficiency programs

Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012

See the NYSERDA site for more information, especially the Data Center Energy Efficiency Framework (DCEEF) guidelines.