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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!

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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9
Dec

‘Optimisation’ Services Addresses Mismatch between Power, Cooling and IT Load, Helping Reduce Energy Costs

Posted by Workspace

Power, Cooling & IT Load Mismatch – Manufacturers of data centre power and cooling technology continue to strive to implement energy efficiency improvements through a combination of lower energy subsystem…
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13
May

Data Centre Optimisation is Essential

Posted by Workspace

Data Centres typically house mission critical I.T equipment which drive essential business functions and services. The failure of mission critical data centre infrastructure very often will result in significant disruption…
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