Monthly Archives: January 2010

Enterprise Data Center Design and Methodology

Enterprise Data Center Design and Methodology is a practical guide to designing a data center from inception through construction. The fundamental design principles take a simple, flexible, and modular approach based on accurate, real-world requirements and capacities. This approach contradicts the conventional (but totally inadequate) method of using square footage to determine basic capacities like […]

Maintaining mission critical systems in a 24/7 environment

Mission Critical” refers to ultra-high reliability and availability requirements for electrical and mechanical systems that must meet stringent operating criteria to maintain continuous functionality and minimize costly unscheduled downtime. Every facility that sustains business operations must possess some degree of power protection equipment. With the growth of e-commerce and 24/7 business operations, mission-critical facilities engineering […]