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Watering the Data Center for a Greener Tomorrow

Dave Tidwell, Physical Infrastructure Coordinator, Utah State University
With funding decreasing every year for higher education, universities are turning to data centers to cut some of their operating expenses. Find out how Utah State University redesigned their data center with energy efficiency in mind to both lower the cost of running their infrastructure as well as understand their role in the environment.

This webinar will cover topics including:
- Understanding the fundamental problems with a data center redesign
- Developing a solution for hot isle, cold isle design
- The efficiency results from USU's redesign
- How the USU data center has impacted the educational environment
May 3 2012
38 mins
Watering the Data Center for a Greener Tomorrow
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