Data Center Infrastructure Efficiency

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DEFINITION: Data center infrastructure efficiency (DCIE) is a metric used to determine the energy efficiency of a data center. The metric, which is expressed as a percentage, is calculated by dividing IT equipment power by total facility power. DCIE was developed by members of the Green Grid, an industry group focused on data center energy efficiency. How to Determine DCIE: 1. Take a measurement of energy use  … 
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Virtualization: Optimized Power, Cooling, and Management Maximizes Benefits
sponsored by Schneider Electric
WHITE PAPER: In the following white paper, learn about the various issues that can arise from data center virtualization and uncover what can be done about the power and cooling-based challenges associated. Access now and learn how to address you infrastructure to handle virtualization the right way.
Posted: 24 Jul 2015 | Published: 24 Jul 2015

Schneider Electric

Standardize to Increase Stability, Reliability, and Efficiency for Less
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains how Red Hat Enterprise Linux can help unify your IT architecture and strengthen your IT foundation for a simpler infrastructure, streamlined management and reduced downtime.
Posted: 21 Jul 2015 | Published: 09 Oct 2014

Red Hat

Next Generation Firewall Comparative Analysis
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn the relative security effectiveness of 12 leading firewall solutions so that you can make a more informed decision when trying to secure your software-defined data center.
Posted: 20 Jul 2015 | Published: 26 Dec 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

A New Approach to Secure the Next Generation Data Center
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn about the Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI) vision for securing the next- generation data center and cloud.
Posted: 20 Jul 2015 | Published: 29 Aug 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Implementing Desktop Virtualization, Step by Step
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This white paper reveals the top‐four considerations IT personnel need to take before delving into a step‐by‐step desktop virutalization implementation plan. Continue reading to explore a 6-step implementation plan to take you from assessment to utilizing advanaced features and more.
Posted: 30 Jun 2015 | Published: 26 Jun 2013

VMware

6 Tips for Building a Future-Ready Infrastructure
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores 6 tips to help future-proof your data center and 6 additional reasons to consider a completely new infrastructure approach. Read on to learn how you can evaluate vendors and get ready to meet the needs the modern data center.
Posted: 29 Jun 2015 | Published: 30 Jan 2015

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Building the Next-Gen Data Center
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover how converged infrastructure (CI) is ready to handle the workloads of today and how it scales with data growth.
Posted: 29 Jun 2015 | Published: 18 Nov 2014

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Bringing Order to IT Chaos in Remote Offices
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Many distributed offices must manage a complex, unwieldy mix of heterogeneous IT equipment. Discover how Dell PowerEdge VRTX platform converges resources into a chassis the size of a tower server.
Posted: 29 Jun 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Dense Computing—Consider Convergence
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Check out this informative guide to explore the importance of infrastructure convergence, and to figure out how this strategy can enable you to attain benefits that include enhanced data center efficiency, simplified systems management, and more.
Posted: 29 Jun 2015 | Published: 08 Oct 2013

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

How to Save Over 60% on Cooling Energy Needed by a Data Center?
sponsored by Emerson
WHITE PAPER: This resource explores how data center cooling efficiencies can be enhanced by replacing currently installed cooling units with advanced technology units. Continue on to find an in-depth roadmap for traditional to optimized cooling.
Posted: 28 Jun 2015 | Published: 28 Jun 2015

Emerson

Five Best Practices for Increasing Efficiency, Availability and Capacity
sponsored by Emerson
WHITE PAPER: This expert resource identifies the key challenges facing data center managers and lays out five best practices for increasing efficiency, availability and capacity.
Posted: 28 Jun 2015 | Published: 28 Jun 2015

Emerson

Becoming More Agile, Available and Valuable to the Business
sponsored by Emerson
WHITE PAPER: Supporting a more robust—and complex—network of users, customers, partners and suppliers increases IT's value to the business – it also requires an IT infrastructure that is agile, dependable and efficient. Access this white paper and learn how to drive operational efficiency, agility and competitive advantage using the right technology.
Posted: 28 Jun 2015 | Published: 28 Jun 2015

Emerson

Identifying the Biggest IT Resource Drains
sponsored by Emerson
WHITE PAPER: The spotlight has been on data center efficiency for more than five years now. This resource will guide you into taking the first step in rectifying an data center inefficiencies by helping you to identify the systems and processes that are draining the energy, both electrical and human, out of your data center. Read on and assess your situation.
Posted: 28 Jun 2015 | Published: 28 Jun 2015

Emerson

Ten Cooling Solutions to Support High-density Server Deployment
sponsored by Schneider Electric
WHITE PAPER: This white paper can help you optimize your data center cooling systems with ten tips for better cooling efficiency.
Posted: 26 Jun 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2011

Schneider Electric

Eco-Friendly Choice in Single Phase UPS
sponsored by Emerson
WHITE PAPER: In this resource, learn how ECO mode has brought extra value to applications using on-line double conversation products, leading to higher efficiency and energy savings.
Posted: 26 Jun 2015 | Published: 26 Jun 2015

Emerson

Guidance on What to Do with an Older UPS
sponsored by Schneider Electric
WHITE PAPER: Access this exclusive white paper to learn how to choose the best of three options you have when answering the question, "when should an older UPS be replaced with a new one?"
Posted: 24 Jun 2015 | Published: 24 Jun 2015

Schneider Electric

Research Report: Virtual Desktop Interface Comparison
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Download and discover how a new server and storage solution can allow you to support more users, reclaim valuable rack space and gain flexibility in your storage.
Posted: 24 Jun 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Key Factors for Efficient and Flexible Server Infrastructures
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores what organizations need to do to ensure that their IT can keep up with continually evolving workloads and applications across a varied mix of traditional, virtualized, cloud, and distributed application deployment models.
Posted: 24 Jun 2015 | Published: 26 Jun 2014

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

5 Reasons Why Enterprises are Moving to Broadband their WAN
sponsored by Silver Peak
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover the 5 key reasons that you should upgrade to a software-defined WAN to support the increasingly SaaS-focused business world.
Posted: 24 Jun 2015 | Published: 24 Jun 2015

Silver Peak

Uptime, Crunch Time, Real Time: A Data Center Platform to Consider
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: Check out the following brief white paper to learn how Intel and SAP have come together to simplify IT by delivering a purpose-built processor and platform combination to reduce complexity and optimize performance. Access now and learn what their system can deliver to your data center.
Posted: 19 Jun 2015 | Published: 19 Jun 2015

Intel

High-Performance Computing: Speeding up the decision making process for businesses
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines how businesses are increasingly utilizing high performance computing. Learn about analyzing terabyte and petabyte databases and how it speeds up the decision making process, while not having an increasing price tag.
Posted: 17 Jun 2015 | Published: 17 Jun 2015

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Are Software-Defined Data Centers the Next Step for Agile IT?
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This data center evaluation guide explores the pros and cons of a software-defined data center (SDDC) when used to enable agility.
Posted: 17 Jun 2015 | Published: 17 Dec 2014

Symantec Corporation

Multicast Implementation with Virtual Port Channels and FabricPath
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: Multicast Sparse Mode and its derivatives are supported in the Nexus OS. This white paper explains how it has been implemented in the Nexus platform to provide optimum performance in both virtual PortChannel and FabricPath environments.
Posted: 16 Jun 2015 | Published: 16 Jun 2015

Global Knowledge

The API Revolution: What it means for Data Center Infrastructure Management
sponsored by Emerson
WHITE PAPER: DCIM delivers the greatest value when it can effectively manage the data being generated in the data center—and integrate with other enterprise systems. API's are proving to be the key. This must-read paper outlines the expanding role of APIs and how to use them to simplify DCIM integration and extend value.
Posted: 15 Jun 2015 | Published: 15 Jun 2015

Emerson

Three Key Guidelines to Help Increase Energy Efficiency in the Data Center
sponsored by Emerson
WHITE PAPER: Struggling with how to attack the data center efficiency challenge? Find out the 3 things you need to do to gain visibility and control over the data center power chain. It presents each step in concise, non-technical language, including specific recommendations on what you what you need to succeed.
Posted: 12 Jun 2015 | Published: 12 Jun 2015

Emerson
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DATA CENTER INFRASTRUCTURE EFFICIENCY DEFINITION (continued): …  at or near the facility utility's meter. If the data center is in a mixed-use facility or office building, take a measurement only at the meter that is powering the data center. If the data center is not on a separate utility meter, estimate the amount of power being consumed by the non-data center portion of the building and remove it from the equation. 2. Measure the IT equipment load, which should be measured after power conversion, switching, and conditioning is completed. According to The Green Grid, the most likely measurement point would be at the output of the computer room power distribution … 
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