Entries by Cova

10 years of OI!

OI is celebrating 10 years of optimising data centre reliability and energy performance!  We have worked with over 40 clients on over 100 projects across five continents and authored over 50 publications. Thank you for your continuous support!

GreenSCIES wins Lightfoot medal!

The paper “GreenSCIES – Green Smart Community Integrated Energy Systems – Integration with Data Centres”, co-authored by Catarina Marques, Robert Tozer, Akos Revesz, Chris Dunham, Phil Jones, Rodrigo Matabuena, Carole Bond, Henrique Lagoeiro, Matt Wegner, Gareth Davies, and Graeme Maidment from LSBU, has been awarded the prestigious Kenneth Lightfoot medal of the Institute of Refrigeration […]

DCD – Keeping IT Cool, June&July

Robert Tozer presented in DCD Virtual Conference Keeping IT Cool, discussing the current trends and challenges in Data Centres cooling operations, on 30th of June. The presentation is now available to watch on demand. Robert also presented ‘The fundamentals of data center cooling – knowing the potential pitfalls and key considerations’ in the following Keeping […]

DCD Energy Summit – Watch on demand

Robert Tozer participated on a panel about sustainability in Data Centres: ‘Hacia un Futuro Net-Zero: ¿Qué es tener un Data Center realmente sustentable?¿Hasta qué punto está el medio ambiente en la ecuación de los Data Centers?’, on 18th of March.      

iMasons IM100 Awards 2020

Sophia Flucker has won the Infrastructure Masons IM100 Award which recognises industry leaders for their contributions to the digital infrastructure sector! The iMasons Awards recognise those who share commitments to: Increase industry awareness Enhance education opportunities Champion diversity & inclusion Inspire sustainability Promote innovation and technical excellence Congratulations Sophia!

OI’s online course:

‘An Introduction to Data Centre Risk’ – CIBSE CPD accredited, offers the only online course dedicated to assessing and analysing risk in the data centre.

Playing the long game

R.Tozer, S.Flucker, B.Whitehead, CIBSE Journal April 2018 – A life-cycle approach is required to improve data centre sustainability     Read more  

Join OI at DC World at London ExCeL

Join OI at DC World at London ExCeL on 12th-13th March. Robert will be speaking about Tackling the Data Centre Skills Gap in the DCW Keynote Featuring the Edge & Future Strategies theatre on Day 2 at 11:45am and participating in a panel at 11am, Sophia will be co-presenting a session with BRE on the […]

Integrated Systems Testing with an operator, client-focused approach

Brief To demonstrate that the designed levels of infrastructure resilience and redundancy were achieved in practice, and provide a platform for knowledge transfer to ensure on-site teams are prepared in the event of failure. Approach: Guided by the understanding that human error is the main risk of downtime, Operational Intelligence engaged with all relevant parties […]