Schneider cool on raising data centre temperatures

Raising temperatures in data centres may be a hot topic but it is not necessarily a good idea, according to Schneider Electric’s global data...

Green Grid: Data centres ‘must become like mobile app developers’

Data centre operators must adopt the mindset of mobile phone software developers or risk the wrath of regulators for wasting energy. That was the message...

100% uptime or a year for free: Volta claims world first with data centre...

Independent central London data centre operator Volta says its resilience is so good that it will give customers a year’s free service if racks...

Data centre temperatures to rise and London demand to fall?

Data centres will become warmer over the next five years as industry adopts Ashrae standards, according to Global With’s Derrick Allen. “Lukewarm aisles” could...

Equinix sees ‘limitless’ growth from Internet of Things

Equinix sees limitless growth opportunity in the mass of data created by digital media consumption and the incoming internet of things, UK managing director...

Let them eat bandwidth: Ian Bitterlin on optimisation or bust

Data growth continues to outstrip Moore’s Law. A paradigm shift in network photonics and devices will be required to accommodate the ever-increasing bandwidth hunger,...