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Cooling and Air Flow Management Training

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Well managed cooling and air flow management are key to energy efficient operation and long term build out. If you are experiencing hot spots or areas of low air flow or are considering making changes to your data center cooling system this course is a must. The training covers industry best practices for cooling and air flow management and delves into the following areas:

  • why good cooling and air flow management is key to efficient operation and important to your business
  • how improper cooling and air flow management lead to stranded capacity
  • ASHRAE recommendations and what can be done to achieve their recommended environment
  • use of blanking panels and grommets
  • what causes air bypass and air recirculation and how to resolve
  • rules of thumb and metrics that can be used to identify air flow management issues
  • data center design best practices relating to cabling, equipment layout, cooling capacity
  • defining PUE and how your organization can use it to track changes in efficiency
  • how RTI and RCI can be used to identify air flow and cooling issues
  • data center modeling and simulation studies and how they can be used to identify life expectancy and resolve air flow issues

Who should attend:

  • data center managers
  • IT staff working in data center
  • facilities and operations managers
  • cabling and electrical contractors
  • any other people making changes

The course is a half day and can be modified to meet specific issues in your data center. An optional on-line quiz can be conducted following the training with a certificate issued to successful candidates.