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Data Center Levels: What They Are and Why They Matter

Data Center Levels: What They Are and Why They Matter

Any business that utilizes a data center should understand what infrastructure they require to support and protect their operations adequately. Finding the right data center solutions can help you reach your business goals and make the most of your computer systems. The different data center levels are characterized according to the system availability your company […]

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How Temperature Affects IT Storage 

How Temperature Affects IT Storage 

Hard disk drives (HDDs) and solid-state drives (SSDs) function best at specific temperatures. When server rooms contain large amounts of hard drives and other equipment, temperatures can drastically rise, impacting their performance. IT specialists and server providers should understand temperature regulation requirements to ensure optimal functionality and life span.  Why Is It Important to Monitor […]

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How to Plan Your Data Center Deployment

As your organization grows, you need to evaluate and adjust your investment in data center equipment. Whether you have an existing multi-center network or are just beginning with a local center, you have to consider many different factors. Deploying a modern data center requires carefully managing multiple hardware and software systems to ensure they fit […]

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What Is a Data Center Crash Cart?

Businesses rely on data centers to keep their data safe in disaster situations. So when valuable systems fail, you need a quick, easy way to resuscitate them and prevent data loss. A data center crash cart is a valuable tool for storing and transporting the equipment technicians need to make fast repairs. What Is a […]

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Data Center Design and Planning

When you choose to maintain a physical data center, the design and planning process play an essential role in the success of your operation. There are many approaches you can take to your data center layout, but there are several best practices you should apply to your planning. You can develop a data center that […]

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7 Tips for Choosing Data Center Power Cords

Data centers are a hub of connections vital to the success of your business. Choosing proper power cords makes a significant difference in your data center’s installation, management and functionality. Tangled cables look messy and unorganized, making resolving issues a time-consuming task. Additionally, your power cords can affect how your equipment operates. Because the power […]

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Guidelines for Server Rack Layouts and Designs

Knowing how to properly set up your server racks is essential for several reasons, including maintaining high functionality and ensuring safety. You want to organize your cables to maximize airflow and efficiently use the available space. You also want to properly label cables so that you know where to reconnect them in the future. This […]

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Finding the Best Server Rack for Your Data Center Equipment

Finding the Best Server Rack for Your Data Center Equipment Server racks are an incredibly important part of a data center. However, they are not a one-size-fits-all piece of equipment. Understanding server rack components involves details that will ultimately provide your data center with better organization, amongst other benefits.  To the untrained eye, server racks […]

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The Future of Data Center Growth 

Machine learning, artificial intelligence and the rise of the Internet of Things (IoT) increase the demand for more intelligent data storage, transmission and recovery solutions. Those requirements necessitate sustainable power solutions — especially amidst climate change. A Look Into the Future of Data Centers As information and data multiply, in-house, local data storage centers will […]

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Data Center World 2022

We are excited to announce that DataSpan will be participating again at the Data Center World Conference March 28-31, 2022, in Austin, Texas. DataSpan’s commitment is to focus on our customer’s most valuable asset, their data. Through innovation and expertise, we help our clients store, access, and protect their data throughout its entire lifespan. Although […]

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