Types of Data Center Power Distribution Units

A power distribution unit, or PDU for short, is responsible for distributing power to the racks of computers and other equipment that fills up the space of a data center. Every data center needs to have power distribution units—the only problem is deciding which one...

Why Preventive Maintenance Matters for Your Data Center

Data centers are the heart of any company, and when issues occur, things can start to spiral out of control quickly. A data center is no different than a car or the human body because staying up to date with maintenance can keep it in good shape and reduce the number...

Ways To Improve Data Center Efficiency

A data center is only as powerful as the IT department in charge of it. To make sure that a data center is performing at the standard you need it to, learning how to make operations more efficient should always be a top priority. Here are some ways to improve data...

How To Create a Data Center Airflow Management Plan

A crucial aspect for data centers to achieve maximum performance and keep them profitable is maintaining their temperature. Due to the number of servers in a data center, it can be easy for temperatures to rise and reach levels that can hinder performance. A way to...

The Three Main Components of a PDU Whip

A PDU whip is a very valuable piece of a data center’s puzzle, as it connects the Power Distribution Unit to the main power supply for effective power flow. There are also many benefits that come with a PDU whip, such as cost-effectiveness. When you are dealing with a...

The Importance of Preventative UPS Maintenance

A UPS unit is an incredibly valuable part of a data center and it’s essential that regular checkups and maintenance are followed. Not performing regular UPS maintenance can end very badly for any organization. Learn more about the importance of preventative UPS...