In mission critical facilities, cooling and power take center stage, while plumbing is often an afterthought. But when it comes to data centers, plumbing is an essential support to every other critical system.
More data is generated in the world all the time – and thus increased computational power is always required. Edge data centers – whose revenue growth is predicted to go up fourfold by 2022 – are expected to take advantage.
Imagine you’re an employee days away from an office move. Company representatives are too busy to offer details beyond the address and the move date. You don’t even know if you’ll get a box for your folders, pens and floundering potted plant.
Hyperscale data centers are crucial to the running of today’s world economy — outages over the past few years prompted chaos by interrupting continuity, stranding businesses, affecting end users and leading to hundreds of millions of dollars in lost revenue for major enterprises.