Building a ‘Real’ Data Center During Economic Instability

Throwing out the rules when building a practical, highly reliable, high efficiency data center

When Schneider Electric consolidated into a single 5000 sq ft data center, it presented the perfect opportunity to vet the newest tools, processes, components, metering, monitoring, management and architectures of physical infrastructure.  This case study takes you through the design and decision processes that were used to achieve the desired efficiency and availability targets as well as an integrated management solution that crosses and integrates the data center, power quality, building comfort and security domains.