Most data centers overlook the importance of preparing for natural disasters. Earthquakes, hurricanes, tornadoes, and wildfires can affect your data center anytime. Your location determines the level of natural disaster risk. Here’s a closer look.
In this week’s data center news roundup, we take a look at some fresh, new ideas that came out of the recent DCD London event; Facebook is investing more into the Irish economy; a look at data center migration strategies; and Michael Dell is feeling good about edge computing.
Base isolation technology is designed to let your equipment move safely and gently in the event of an earthquake, returning it to a resting position once the event is over. Here’s how it works.