DCN August 2016 - Page 3

contents Vol. 5 | Issue 2 August 2016 data centre news SPECIAL FEATURE: w w w. d a t a c e n t r e n e w s . c o . u k Cooling 16 Sander Elvik of ICTroom INSIDE… Vol. 5 | Issue 02 | August 2016 SPECIAL FEATURE: COOLING CASE STUDY: PRODUCTS & INNOVATIONS: EMCOR UK CONNECTS WOKING BOROUGH COUNCIL HD FLEX 2.0 FIBRE CABLING SYSTEM FROM PANDUIT discusses the future of data centre cooling and its environmental impact 20 Tim Bound of Transtherm Cooling Industries has five maintenance tips for your cooling system 22 Rik Williams of Node 4 gives some guidance on how to choose the right cooling system 4 Welcome 32 Big Data What to look out for in this issue 6 Industry News Partha Sen of Fuzzy Logix discusses the need for speed in analysing the deluge of data now facing firms All the latest news, views and industry information 10 Centre of Attention Ian Shave of IBM examines the real value of converged and hyper-converged infrastructure. 13 Meet Me Room Ward Williams of ProLabs talks to DCN about the problem of international tax, and remembering where he left his fishing rod 30 Hybrid integration Ashwin Viswanath of Talend explains how hybrid integration can help businesses overcome the challenges emerging from digital business 34 Case study Russell Drury reports on the long term collaboration between Emcor UK and Woking Borough Council. 37 Projects & agreements High profile installations and contract agreements 44 Products & innovations The latest and greatest products and systems designed for the data centre 50 Final Thought Could the end of Moore’s law unleash a new wave of creativity? asks Darren Watkins of Virtus 24 Steve Davis of Next Generation Data gives some guidance on how to get more efficiency out of your cooling system 28 Dave Wolfenden of Heatload discusses the importance of marrying computational fluid dynamics with real time monitoring 3