<iframe src="//www.googletagmanager.com/ns.html?id=GTM-WHST8N" height="0" width="0" style="display:none;visibility:hidden">

Stay Powered Blog

[Pt. 3] New Hardware in the Data Center

Posted by RJ Tee on Oct 26, 2018 1:23:17 PM

One of the identified macro trends for the data center market is the never-ending progression of new hardware technologies. Where “density” used to mean a 42U rack full of 1U servers, today’s hyperscale, hyper dense data centers may have tens, hundreds, or even thousands of nodes and cores within a single rack (or even single RU in some instances). In addition, SSDs, networking fabric, GPU processing cards, specialty FPGA and ASIC chips for AI applications are all being added at a rapid clip to the already complex stack found in most data centers.

Read More

Topics: Industry Trends and Solutions, smart PDU, Switched PDU, PDU power

Unboxing the New Server Tech HDOT Cx

Posted by Kayla Poole on Sep 21, 2018 11:56:05 AM

The following is an excerpt from an episode on the new YouTube channel titled ‘Unboxing the Data Center Smart PDU.’* Please be aware there are product spoilers in this post.

Read More

Topics: For Fun, servertechnology, smart PDU, data center PDU

The Big Decision: Selecting Smart vs. Switched Data Center PDUs

Posted by RJ Tee on Aug 22, 2018 11:00:00 AM

Updated Aug 22, 2018, originally posted Jun 29, 2016 

Read More

Topics: smart PDU, switched rack PDU, Switched PDU, How To

Server Technology and You: BYOPDU

Posted by RJ Tee on Mar 15, 2018 3:32:43 PM

At Server Technology, we focus on what we can do to make the process of identifying, selecting, and purchasing a rack PDU as simple as possible.  That dedication to support does not stop when the rack PDU ships.  Our philosophy is to provide a high level of service throughout the entire lifecycle of the product.

Read More

Topics: Server Technology, intelligent PDU, smart PDU, Servertech PDU

Don’t Have A Cow About Load Balancing, Man

Posted by Erik Stabile on Mar 14, 2018 4:45:00 PM

Originally Posted Sep 30, 2015, Updated Mar, 14, 2018

Read More

Topics: Helpful Features, smart PDU, 3 phase PDU, server power distribution

Server Technology and You: Guides and Wizards

Posted by RJ Tee on Mar 5, 2018 12:23:49 PM

 

Read More

Topics: rack PDU, smart PDU, switched rack PDU, Server Technology

The Rack PDU’s Role in Battling Cyber Threats

Posted by RJ Tee on Jan 23, 2018 1:47:25 PM

One of the ongoing issues facing data center managers is cybersecurity, and the rack PDU may play a surprising role in the protection of the IT systems housed within the mission critical facility. While threats of intrusion are as old as the IMSAI 8080 from the movie WarGames, the intelligent power strip is a surprising new actor in the ongoing security battle.

Read More

Topics: smart PDU, Switched PDU, rack PDU, Helpful Features

Five Reasons to be Thankful for Intelligent Data Center PDUs

Posted by RJ Tee on Nov 21, 2017 10:15:11 AM

One tool that every data center administrator can be thankful for this year is intelligent power distribution units (PDUs). Recent advancements in the data center PDU market have drastically improved the way that power is managed at the rack level. Over the last few years, intelligent PDUs have gone from a disruptive new technology to a staple tool — and something that every data center should be using to streamline efficiencies.

Read More

Topics: intelligent PDUs, green data center, zombie servers, uptime, Switched PDU, smart, smart PDU, Switched, intelligent power strip

Is Your UPS System Ready for Winter?

Posted by RJ Tee on Nov 13, 2017 2:37:34 PM

According to the latest Farmer’s Almanac, much of the U.S. is in store for a cold, wet winter that will stretch well into March. At least five major storms expected to hit the eastern seaboard.

Read More

Topics: uptime, Sentry Power Manager, UPS, intelligent PDUs, intelligent power strip, Switched PDU, smart PDU

Who Put the ‘i’ in PDU?

Posted by RJ Tee on Nov 6, 2017 8:17:24 AM

As I was sitting around the other day and casting about for a topic for this blog post, my colleagues jokingly suggested that we talk about this trend of putting an ‘i’ in front of everything. You know, how an intelligent PDU can be called iPDU or even IP-PDU, the now-normal branding standard of our modern age, the world of iEverything. 

Read More

Topics: intelligent PDUs, intelligent power strip, power strip, smart PDU, Switched PDU

Latest Posts

email-header_opt-in-verification-rd02_v01

Follow Me

All Categories

See all