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Avoidable Mistakes that Compromise Cooling Performance in Data Centers and Network Rooms
Access this exclusive resource to learn how to avoid mistakes when installing cooling systems and racks in data centers or network rooms. These unintentional flaws create hot-spots, decrease fault tolerance, decrease efficiency, and reduce cooling capacity. Although facilities operators are often held accountable for cooling problems, many problems are actually caused by improper deployment of IT equipment outside of their control. This paper examines these typical mistakes, explains their principles, quantifies their impacts, and describes simple remedies.