Whitepapers

Upsite Technologies Whitepaper featured in Mission Critical: Cooling Capacity Factor (CCF) Reveals Stranded Capacity and Data Center Cost Savings

Upsite Technologies recently published a whitepaper that was featured in Mission Critical Magazine titled “Cooling Capacity Factor (CCF) Reveals Stranded Capacity and Data Center Cost Savings”.  The whitepaper shows that computer rooms today, on average, have cooling capacity that is nearly four times the IT load. With data from 45 sites reviewed by Upsite , this white paper will show how to calculate, benchmark, interpret, and benefit from a simple, practical metric called the Cooling Capacity Factor […]

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Using load banking solutions to optimize data center commissioning

This Whitepaper written for Data Center Knowledge and ComRent explores how data center operators who properly leverage load bank technology during data-center commissioning can validate electrical and mechanical infrastructure performance, qualify for LEED certification, accelerate commissioning, and reduce overall data center commissioning costs. Click here to read the full Whitepaper.

Consolidating Data Center Support: Choosing one global provider for multiple markets and applications

In this whitepaper written for Data Center Knowledge and Cyrus One, issues that arise when an colocated enterprise requires substantial growth in information technology infrastructure are explored. From the whitepaper: Although most global enterprises today have multiple IT providers, it is worthwhile for large organizations to consider consolidating data center support processes under just one multinational provider. A single line of command and control can often provide more consistent security, scalability, administrative simplicity, performance and […]

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Scalability and Capacity Planning – Build vs. Buy

In this whitepaper written for Data Center Knowledge and Cyrus One, the issues that arise when planning for growth of Information Technology infrastructure are explored. The paper explains how colocation of data centers can provide scalability, enabling users to modify capacity quickly to meet fluctuating demand. Read the full Whitepaper here.

The switch to IPv6: How to make a smooth transition

This Whitepaper written for InformationWeek and Hurricane Electric explores how to make a smooth transition to IPv6, including recommendations on how to make sure a data center will be fully prepared. Click here to read the full Whitepaper.