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Japan Green Data Center Unit will pilot Ambient Air Cooling

Posted in ambient-air-cooling, container-data-center, cooling-system, country-japan, data-center, modular, proof-of-concept on November 26th, 2009 by FrankM – Comments Off

Internet Initiative Japan is conducting a data center proof of concept to trial container data center with ambient air cooling system. …

… “They will build a modular data center with a cooling system that directly uses outside air, and operate it for one year starting in February 2010, with the aim of commercialization. ” …

Via : Next-Generation Eco-Data Center

IIJ Data Center Proof-of-Concept: “with the trend in the United States away from water-cooled systems and towards the more energy-efficient outside-air-cooled systems, they realized that they could not focus solely on one single method geared towards environmental measures and improved power efficiency.”

Hitachi Data Systems Green Data Center

Posted in availability, city-yokohama, country-japan, floor-space, green-data-center, hitachi, pue, reliability, security on August 24th, 2009 by FrankM – Comments Off

Hitachi Data Systems opens its Yokohama, Japan green data center. The data center incorporates natural cooling into its design and leverages a thermal hydraulic simulator to integrate the air conditioning system with the energy requirements of the equipment. …

… “The Yokohama Third Center is one of the most robust and reliable in the industry and occupies 10,000 square meters of total floor space. The newly opened green facility incorporates power-efficient data center technology designed to achieve a benchmarking rating of 1.6 PUE (Power Usage Effectiveness), while offering among the industry‚Äôs highest level of reliability, availability and data security. ” …

Via Hitachi Data Systems: Robust and Reliable Green Data Center

Hitachi Green Data Center