Case Studies

Energy and Risk Reduction Programme. Case study 7


Result

 


Brief

Dublin. Air-side free cooling

Recommended changes

Air management:

  • Measure and monitor air performance metrics
  • Seal air gaps to reduce bypass air in data hall
  • Revise rack and hardware deployment and decommissioning processes to include air management

Energy:

  • Optimisation of control strategy
  • Reduce fan speeds in line with flow availability requirements
  • Analysis of data hall pressure profile
  • Replace pressure sensors with ones with a tighter range

Risk:

  • Review and improve standard and emergency procedures