Download flagship data center case study Challenge: A major e-commerce company needed to consolidate its existing data centers and still have room for growth. Despite the project’s massive scale, the new data center could consume no more than 50% of the company’s global power usage. Solution: We held numerous [...]
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Download Hollywood studio data center case study Challenge: With a PUE of more than 2.0, this major motion picture studio needed to revamp its HVAC system to increase energy efficiency and reduce operating costs. Solution: Although the studio had requested a combination of hard and soft containment, after a [...]
Download expedited colocation build-out case study Challenge: One of the country's leading technology companies was under an extremely tight deadline to build out infrastructure for a 4,500-square-foot colocation data center. In addition to an aggressive timeline, the company needed to install new equipment while moving existing systems out of [...]
Download university case study Challenge: A major private research university wanted to improve energy efficiency in its legacy high-density data center by upgrading everything from air conditioning and power systems to airflow balance and cold aisle containment. However, the fire marshal refused to allow modifications to the complex overhead [...]
Download legacy update case study Challenge: Originally designed to house mainframes and tape libraries, the data center was due for a massive overhaul. The utility company also needed a way to monitor, record and compare efficiency before and after the project so they could determine which best practices to [...]
Download Green IT Award update case study Challenge: A national health care system realized one of its three data centers was at risk of running out of power. In addition, an organization-wide commitment to green practices meant that the data center needed to drastically reduce its monthly energy consumption, [...]
Download William Sonoma case study Challenge: Despite its six running CRAC units, Williams-Sonoma's 20,000 sq. ft. data center was not meeting cooling requirements. Unless the company found a way to improve cooling efficiency, they would have to install yet another 30-ton unit to sufficiently cool their data center. Solution: [...]