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Grab a coffee and take a few minutes out of your hectic day to read our data centre news. Our blogs are designed to educate, inform and share industry related topics. We hope you enjoy reading them!

16
Jul

The Importance of Data Centre Maintenance

Posted by Workspace

To minimise the risk of failure within a data centre it is important to implement prevention methods via a carefully considered maintenance strategy. According to a White Paper, prepared by…
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21
Jun

Downtime – An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure

Posted by Workspace

Have you ever heard of the old saying, “an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure?” This nugget of wisdom applies perfectly to your Data Centre -the heart…
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14
Mar

Data Centres Consuming More Energy Than Ever – What Can You Do?

Posted by Workspace

Ten years ago, data centres consumed virtually nothing in terms of energy but now they consume 3% of the global electricity supply and account for 2% of greenhouse gas emissions.…
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8
Feb

Facility Management: Is it Time to Add Another String to Your Bow?

Posted by Workspace

As a Facility Management company your focus is with taking control of a clients’ estate management challenges, freeing up Senior Management to do what they do best whilst helping them…
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5
Sep

Poor Airflow Management – a Significant Factor Contributing to Unplanned Data Centre Downtime

Posted by Workspace

It is estimated that the average utilisation of cooling infrastructure within UK data centres is less than 40%. If you consider the fact that a significant proportion of unplanned data…
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4
Sep

Operating at 55% Efficiency? Time for Some Optimisation!

Posted by Workspace

If you own a car you know that if you want to keep it performing as efficiently as possible that you need to get it serviced regularly. The same goes…
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14
Nov

Importance of Regular UPS Battery Maintenance

Posted by Workspace

Importance of Perform Regular UPS Battery Maintenance Uninterruptable Power Supply (UPS) systems typically rely on Valve Regulated Lead Acid (VRLA) batteries for their standby energy reserve. Battery systems do however…
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8
Apr

3D Data Centre Modelling and Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)

Posted by Workspace

As part of Workspace Technology’s ongoing commitment to deliver industry leading data centre services they have recently introduced a competitive range of data centre 3D modelling and Computational Fluid Dynamics…
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8
Apr

Workspace Technology Launches Regional Expansion Initiative

Posted by Workspace

Since the company was established in 2005 Workspace Technology has quietly built an industry reputation for delivering innovation, passion and exceptional installation standards for the provision of data centre and…
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23
Mar

Novec™ 1230 Delivers the Perfect Balance between Performance, Human Safety & Environment

Posted by Workspace

When implementing a fire suppression systems as part of a data centre installation, upgrade or point solution data centre operators should always consider the ‘greenness’ of the fire suppression agent…
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