Power & Cooling

All the latest news and reports relating to energy efficiency, data centre power, data centre cooling, UPS, data centre management, PUE and data centre facilities

Schneider Electric Launches APC Mobile Power Pack - External Battery Packs for Smartphones and USB-charged Devices

Get more from your mobile - extend your online social and gaming life, or your working day!

SGN EXTENDS RELATIONSHIP WITH SSE ENTERPRISE TELECOMS TO KEEP ITS 5.8M CUSTOMERS COOKING ON GAS

SSE Enterprise Telecoms – the UK’s leading provider of network infrastructure and data centre services, and part of the SSE Group – has today announced that it has extended its existing relationship with Scotia Gas Networks (SGN), in a new deal to connect its main gas control sites, from which it

Geist Europe obtains UL approval

Geist announced that has received UL authorisation for its production of PDUs and cooling products from its UK manufacturing facility in Taunton. This approval follows thorough testing of the products and the manufacturing plant over a period of months by UL auditors.

Data centre supplier Minkels introduces its Free Standing Cold Corridor® - for ultra-modular aisle containment

Minkels, worldwide supplier of modular data centre solutions and part of Legrand (quoted on NYSE Euronext Paris: LR), has launched the Free Standing Cold Corridor®. The ultra-modular aisle containment design has been developed for both corporate and commercial data centres.

Rittal and the IEC 61439 Standard

Design engineers should be aware that the the IEC 61439 switchgear and controlgear systems standard will take effect from November 2014. This standard also applies to wall mounted control panels as well as floor standing power distribution assemblies.

Socomec launches range of affordable and compact single-phase UPS equipment.

Integrated power specialist, Socomec, launches the latest additions to its range of single-phase UPS equipment.

THE EUROPEAN BIOINFORMATICS INSTITUTE (EMBL-EBI) SELECTS SSE TELECOMS TO ENSURE FAIL SAFE SHARING OF BREAKTHROUGH SCIENTIFIC DATA

Network provider chosen to deliver uninterruptible, high-density power and back-up to Europe’s flagship laboratory for life sciences

InfraGuard – Low Cost Cabinet Management Including Software

As a low cost alternative to its InfraSolution X Austin Hughes has developed a cabinet management system that is ideal for use in relatively small data room installations of up to up to16 racks using one master unit and fifteen slaves over a local area network.

Geist launches Geist Upgradeable

February 26, 2014: - Geist announces the launch of the Geist Upgradeable power strip. This innovative solution offers scalable monitoring features that evolve with the demands of a data centre.

Help is at hand - AVK’s Service Division launch Critical Power Emergency App

AVK Service Division, the UK’s leading provider of dedicated critical power maintenance solutions, has today launched its brand new ‘Critical Power Emergency’ app.