Data Center Thermal Management A Holistic Approach to Energy Efficiency | Chatsworth Products

Data Center Thermal Management A Holistic Approach to Energy Efficiency

BICSI News Magazine July/August 2009

 by Ian Seaton, Technical Applications Development Manager, Chatsworth Products, Inc. Printed in BICSI News, July/August 2009

How important is data center thermal management energy efficiency? How about cashing in a 50% reduction in cooling energy on a one megawatt data center for $1.9 million savings over the life of the data center? (Savings based on fifteen year life of data center, $0.08 per kilowatt hour electricity cost and power usage effectiveness improvement from 2.0 to 1.63.)