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Rethinking Off-the-shelf Console Design
Achieving a balanced integration of people, technology, workspace and workflow
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7/30/2014
Data center downtime: risk and cost avoidance through service
Minimize business interruption and the costs of downtime by protecting your critical equipment
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7/30/2014
Data Center Knowledge Guide to Data Center Containment
Containment should not be an afterthought. It is at the heart of data center planning, deployment and scalability. The large data center operator cannot afford to ignore the sizeable savings it can realize by increasing compute densities inside containment solutions.
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7/30/2014
Energy-efficiency in multi-tenant data centers
Strategies for reducing power-related costs without compromising reliability or agility
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7/11/2014
Multi-tenant data center trend: distributed power in the white space
This white paper describes the advantages of positioning UPSs in the white space as well as the essential qualities to look for in a white space-ready UPS.
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7/2/2014
Straight talk about capacitors in your UPS
What they are, what they do, why they’re essential in your UPS— and the importance of proactive maintenance for these humble and often overlooked components
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5/14/2014
Getting the most out of the network closet
Best practices for organizing, protecting and managing your network closet
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4/30/2014
Optimizing rack power distribution in the multi-tenant data center
This white paper discusses the forces shaping today’s data centers and describes the capabilities businesses should look for when selecting PDUs.
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4/29/2014
Mitigating harmonics in a multi-tenant environment
This white paper discusses the ways harmonics can impact multi-tenant data centers and examines strategies for addressing harmonic problems, with a particular focus on the benefits for some facilities of deploying the latest harmonic-mitigating energy-saver uninterruptible power systems (UPSs).
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4/29/2014
Ten steps to make your DCIM implementation a success
Eaton and CA Technologies deliver this best practice implementation guide to DCIM
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3/26/2014
Mitigating data center harmonics

The impact on data centers and strategies for addressing harmonic problems


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2/21/2014
Optimizing Rack Power Distribution

Best practices for selecting the right rack power distribution unit for your environment


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1/21/2014
The Not-So-Shocking Truths About UPS Safety

A candid Q&A about reducing the risks associated with servicing data center UPSs


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1/16/2014
Powering Converged Infrastructures

Explores the factors that make converged infrastructures inherently resilient and why robust power protection is an essential element


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10/7/2013
10 Ways to Increase Power System Availability in Data Centers
Strategies for ensuring clean, continuous power to essential IT systems
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10/1/2013
Data Center Trend: Distributed Power in the White Space
Investigating putting UPS technology in the data center
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9/25/2013
Understanding Eaton Energy Saver System

A technical review of how Eaton ESS enhances reliability and efficiency


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8/16/2013
UPS Basics
Everything you ever wanted to know about uninterruptible power systems but were afraid to ask.
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8/12/2013
What You Need to Know About Arc Flashes

Understanding and mitigating the dangers of data center electrical explosions


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7/30/2013
Choosing a UPS Service Plan

The four primary options available for maintenance and service of UPS products


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7/25/2013
Arc Flash Safety in 400V Data Centers

Strategies for protecting employees from underappreciated yet potentially deadly hazards


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7/18/2013
High Power UPS Achieves Significant Size and Weight Reductions While Enhancing Performance

History and benefits of transformer-free UPS technology


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5/22/2013
Efficiency and Density-Boosting Upgrades for the Modern Data Center

The core components of a data center`s upgrade strategy to enhance efficiency and cut costs.


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5/7/2013
AC Versus DC Power Distribution

Issues to consider when comparing options for improving data center energy efficiency


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10/29/2012
Rethinking Data Center Design

Building the room around the rack can ease cooling challenges and save money.


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7/31/2012
Modernizing Vintage Data Centers

Improving the reliability, efficiency and effectiveness of older computing facilities by upgrading their power and cooling systems


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5/31/2012
Power Management for Server Virtualization
Strategies for preserving business continuity and data integrity in virtualized data centers
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4/27/2012
Distributed versus centralized power backup strategies
Choosing the right UPS deployment architecture for your data center
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2/7/2012
Precision Cooling Industry Fails the CIO
Creating a flexible, cost effective and green directed airflow solution that returns flexibility and control to the data center manager
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12/20/2011
Cold Aisle Containment System Performance Simulation
Simulating data center performance using Future Facilities 6SigmaDC computational fluid dynamics (CFD)
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12/20/2011
Rack Hygiene White Paper
Describing the concept of Rack Hygiene, which positions the rack as an airflow management device
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12/20/2011
Increasing Uptime and Efficiency with Switched PDUs
This paper provides a brief introduction to rack Switched PDUs and describes two underappreciated yet powerful ways to take advantage of their advanced functionality.
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5/20/2011
Overcoming Eight Common Power Management Challenges
How intelligent, logical and complete power management solutions provide relief for some of today’s worst power-related headaches
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2/10/2011
Maximizing UPS Availability
A comparative assessment of UPS designs and deployment configurations for the high availability data center
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1/4/2011
Optimizing your Infrastructure for Cloud Computing
Best practices for managing a cloud IT environment
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9/12/2010
Unleashing Stranded Power and Cooling from New and Existing Data Centers
An affordable, five-step approach to addressing power and cooling shortages
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6/21/2010
Optimizing Power Distribution for High-Density Computing
Choosing the right power distribution units for today and preparing for the future
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4/22/2010
No Harmony in Harmonics
Common causes, implications and resolutions for problematic harmonic distortion in your electrical system
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2/4/2010
Emerging UPS Standby Power Sources
Four Promising Alternatives to the Lead Acid Battery
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12/30/2009
Is an energy-wasting data center draining your bottom line?
New technology options and power distribution strategies can dramatically reduce the cost and carbon footprint of your data center
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11/17/2009
Build for today. Expand on demand.
Modularity in the data center power infrastructure Anderson Hungria, Application Engineer, Eaton
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11/4/2009
Right-Sizing Your Power Infrastructure
How to optimize energy efficiency without impeding growth
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10/26/2009
Which UPS is right for the job?
Considerations in choosing standby, line-interactive, double-conversion designs— and new high-efficiency, multi-mode capabilities—for your data center
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9/14/2009
Power Monitoring 101
Supervisory, connectivity and protection options that add an umbrella of protection over your entire IT infrastructure
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7/29/2009
Alternative data center power
A quantitative TCO comparison of 400V AC and 600V AC power systems
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7/9/2009
The Vector Approach to Data Center Power Planning
How to avoid unplanned obsolescence in the power distribution infrastructure
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7/7/2009
Is your data center running out of power or cooling?
Seven ways to extend the value of what you have and optimize the plan for what you need
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5/29/2009
What your IT equipment needs from a UPS
The top five requirements that define “quality power” in the eyes of the power supplies in your IT systems
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5/28/2009
Increase Server Energy Efficiencies
High-Voltage Power Supplies and 208V UPSs Offer a Solution
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4/27/2009
The necessary convergence of IT and Facilities
Bringing the two groups together under one unified process
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3/19/2009
Is your data center ready for virtualization?
Important power considerations for virtualized IT environments
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3/19/2009
Power Considerations for VoIP
Protecting critical voice communications in the converged enterprise network environment
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2/24/2009
Redefining the economics of running the modern data center
Is your IT organization capitalizing on the latest technology options and best practices?
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2/24/2009
Distributing Power to Blade Servers
Ten steps to selecting the optimal power distribution design
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2/4/2009
Parallel UPS configurations
Connecting multiple UPS modules for added capacity or redundancy
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1/20/2009
Considering the effects of UPS operation with leading power factor loads
Over the past five years, a new generation of data processing and communications equipment has become prevalent in modern data centers and network operations centers. These newer products provide beneficial increases in processing power and higher-density form factors, resulting in reduced operating costs, conservation of valuable facility space and enhanced capabilities for the enterprise.
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12/1/2008
Data Center – Unique Characteristics and the Role of Medium voltage Vacuum Circuit Breakers
Medium voltage circuit breakers with enhanced capabilities in concert with state-of-the-art protective/monitoring devices can help to simplify the task of providing power to the data centers and increase the value to the end customer.
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10/29/2008
Increase the efficiency of power distribution in your high-density data center
As power density in modern data centers increases, more focus has been placed on improving efficiency in the power distribution infrastructure.
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10/24/2008
Ten Ways to Protect Your IT Infrastructure
Reduce Costs while protecting critical business systems
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9/24/2008
Is power your weakest link in data center flexibility?
Key considerations for power systems in adaptive IT environments
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9/24/2008
Energy efficient transformers reduce data center utility costs
New legislation restricts the type of transformers you can buy, to more expensive models of new design. That’s actually good news for your power distribution system.
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1/29/2008
Electrical Equipment Floor Space
Selected NEC Code Requirements and New Options for the Electrical System Designer
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1/28/2008
Power factor as it relates to UPS products
This white paper is designed to provide clarification about issues related to UPS power factor (pf).
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1/4/2008
Static Auto Tie mean time between failure calculations
In a dual power path UPS and distribution system where there are single power cord loads (SPCL) as well as dual power cord loads (DPCL) the availability of protected power to the SPCLs can be greatly increased by the addition of a Powerware® Static Auto Tie (SAT) to the system which will allow the elimination of all the downstream static transfer switches (STS) that serve the SPCLs.
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9/17/2007
Who tripped the circuit?
The clear-cut case for branch circuit monitoring in data centers
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3/13/2007

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Data Center Knowledge Guide to Data Center Containment
Containment should not be an afterthought. It is at the heart of data center planning, deployment and scalability. The large data center operator cannot afford to ignore the sizeable savings it can realize by increasing compute densities inside containment solutions.

Energy-efficiency in multi-tenant data centers
Strategies for reducing power-related costs without compromising reliability or agility