Airflow & Cooling

Self-Install AisleLok Sliding Doors Expand Upsite Technologies Modular Aisle Containment Solution

By |2018-03-05T12:11:57+00:00March 5th, 2018|Airflow & Cooling, Company Updates, Events, Product Updates|

AisleLok Sliding Doors provide a tool-less, self-install solution for Cold & Hot Aisle Containment applications Upsite Technologies has recently added AisleLok® Sliding Doors to its modular containment product range. AisleLok Modular Containment provides an out-of-the-box, self-installable cold or hot aisle containment solution that helps control IT equipment intake temperatures, improving equipment life and reliability, as [...]

Airflow Management Improved for Major Telco Operator

By |2017-08-24T10:47:15+00:00August 24th, 2017|Airflow & Cooling, Company Updates|

EDP Europe helps Major Telco Operator improve their airflow management EDP Europe were recently invited by a major telco operator to visit three of its data centre locations to evaluate and consult with them on their airflow management strategy. Effective airflow management within the Data Centre enables the optimisation of cooling systems, which is the [...]

Sealing gaps under IT racks, how important is it?

By |2017-08-02T15:14:04+00:00June 16th, 2017|Airflow & Cooling|

There have been various studies into the importance of sealing cable openings within the raised floor to reduce bypass airflow, along with studies into sealing gaps in IT racks to prevent hot air recirculation. But what about sealing gaps under IT racks? Now Upsite Technologies has produced a technical report into an area that is [...]

Improve Power Usage Effectiveness (PUE) Through Optimising Cooling

By |2017-08-02T15:15:29+00:00March 27th, 2017|Airflow & Cooling, Power & Environmental|

How optimised cooling can improve Power Usage Effectiveness (PUE) Ways to improve Power Usage Effectiveness or PUE as it has become better known as has become an important target for most Data Centre Managers in recent years. Power Usage Effectiveness (PUE) is a popular metric by which a data centre can measure how efficiently it [...]

Who’s Responsible for Airflow Management in Co-location Data Centres?

By |2017-08-02T15:16:21+00:00January 24th, 2017|Airflow & Cooling|

There was an interesting article published on the Data Center Knowledge website, a leading online source for daily news and analysis about the data centre industry, relating to who’s responsible for airflow management in co-location centres? The piece was authored by Lars Strong a leading U.S. expert on airflow management and Senior Engineer and Company [...]

Aisle Containment Systems Aid Airflow Optimisation

By |2017-05-05T15:45:19+00:00September 30th, 2016|Airflow & Cooling|

EDP Europe explore how aisle containment systems help optimise airflow with data centres in the latest issue of Networks Europe Aisle Containment systems create a physical barrier that prevents the mixing of hot and cold air within a computer room or data centre hall. This is achieved by either enclosing the cold aisle which feeds [...]

Introducing Upsite Technologies’ 4 R’s of Airflow Management

By |2017-05-05T16:22:07+00:00June 3rd, 2016|Airflow & Cooling|

How following the 4 R’s of Airflow Management can help improve cooling optimisation Upsite Technologies, a leader in data centre airflow management solutions, has recently developed its 4 R’s of Airflow Management™ methodology to help guide data centre and computer room managers on how implementing changes to optimise cooling can achieve the greatest benefits [...]

Upsite Expand Product Range

By |2017-05-05T16:13:00+00:00December 4th, 2015|Airflow & Cooling, Product Updates|

EDP Europe, the EMEA distributor for Upsite Technologies, is delighted to announce the expansion of the Upsite range of products. Upsite’s award winning blanking panel solution HotLok®, that is designed to effectively seal openings in IT equipment racks and control airflow for optimised cooling effectiveness, is now available for 23” network racks. HotLok® is a [...]

ASHRAE Report Finds KoldLok Enables The Most Cooling Energy Savings

By |2017-08-02T15:17:28+00:00September 22nd, 2015|Airflow & Cooling, Product Updates|

Upsite Technologies, the manufacturer of KoldLok® raised floor grommets and other airflow management solutions, has welcomed the results published in a recent ASHRAE® report on brush grommet effectiveness in sealing cable openings in raised floor data centres. The third party, independent test concluded that the performance of KoldLok floor grommets not only produced the best [...]

Is Modular Aisle Containment The Way Forward?

By |2017-05-05T16:48:49+00:00February 26th, 2015|Airflow & Cooling, Product Updates|

Research has shown that the average computer room has 3X to 4X more cooling capacity than required for the installed IT load.  As organisations take steps to improve their airflow management many look to aisle containment as a solution.