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Bunker Data Center Cooling

Posted in cooling-system, data-center, geothermal-system, improvement, prairie-bunkers, security, tier-iii, underground on August 25th, 2009 by FrankM – Comments Off

Bunker data center will use geothermal system for cooling. …

… “Although security is usually the primary motivation for customers, underground facilities offer advantages to the data center operator, including using the earth for improved cooling. ” …

Via Data Center Knowledge: Prairie Bunkers

HCL LEED Green Data Center in New Jersey

Posted in architecture, certification, data-center, eco-friendly, green-computing, green-it-solutions, hcl-technologies, leed-certification, technologies, tier-iii, virtualization on August 3rd, 2009 by FrankM – Comments Off

HCL invests in LEED improvements for its New Jersey data center as its expands its presence in the US market. …

HCL green data center

… “HCL took over this data center from a Fortune 500 enterprise in October, 2008 and invested more than $15 million in this facility to upgrade the technology and service landscape, using its state-of-the-art consolidation, virtualization, green computing and reference architectures including open systems and mainframes.

This resulted in higher serviceability, better end-user application response times and significant cost savings over the last 10 months. HCL is further upgrading this facility to a Tier III equivalent data center by deploying best-of-breed eco-friendly technologies from leading solution/technology vendors and acquiring world-class certifications. ” …

Via Marketwire: Next-Generation Green Data Center in New Jersey