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Find out our latest thinking and key insights on key issues and trends in the world of data centres.

 

Cool Ways to Beat the Heat

by ArkDataCentre, August 27, 2015

Recently, Computer Business Review magazine reviewed the top cooling trends in the data centre space. And that got me thinking. It sounds obvious, but if you’re looking for ways to cool down your data centre, then it makes sense to keep the future in mind. With IT upgrades happening every nine months to three years, […]

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Never Stop Learning

by ArkDataCentre,

I came across an interesting article the other day that discussed the advancement in data centre technologies, highlighting that the rapid pace of change has enabled those of us in the industry to learn a lot from what worked and, importantly, what did not. Information technology is an industry experiencing huge growth and innovation is […]

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Chill Out Options

by ArkDataCentre,

Loitering at 2-4 kW rack densities is no longer an option for many of today’s CIO and CTOs. Even simple blade chassis can use 8kW and three of them in one rack can generate 24kW of heat. But ramping up to survive a +20 kW server rack design means upping your game when it comes […]

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Forward vision 2015: Upcoming data centre trends #1 – Infrastructure efficiency comes of age

by ArkDataCentre, April 30, 2015

We’re often asked to predict what the future holds for data centres. And while we don’t subscribe to crystal ball gazing, we are already building the data centres of the future. So, here’s my first insight on what’s going to be hot for the coming months and beyond: the drive for energy efficiency will continue […]

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7 Key Insights Powering Cloud Services at Skyscape

by ArkDataCentre, February 16, 2015

In 2012 Skyscape Cloud Services was founded to provide a range of highly secure Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS), Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) offerings to public sector organisations. Thanks to its partnership with Ark, the Company quickly achieved the highest level of Pan Government Accreditation (PGA) possible for its G-Cloud services – and in the process successfully […]

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