High Performance Data Centers Call for Innovative Cooling Techniques
by Brian Donowho, Senior Product Manager, Chatsworth Products, Inc. Printed in Mission Critical Magazine, February 2008
Over 80% of today’s data center managers identify thermal management as their greatest challenge. This is no surprise considering the average heat load generated per cabinet by new equipment has doubled since 2000. This excess heat generated by equipment can concentrate within the cabinet and cause equipment to critically overheat and shutdown, costing companies large amounts of time and money.