I’m sure most, if not all of you, have heard about Amazon Web Services recent outages at their data centers – could any of these outages been helped by data center thermal imaging? The power, cooling and support systems are vital to the continuous flow of information in data centers and telecom facilities. If you had the ability to identify and resolve heat-related issues in your mission critical environment would you do it? Performing data center infrared thermography or thermal imaging predictive maintenance on your critical support infrastructure is a must and should be seriously considered in your regular data center maintenance schedule.
Data center thermal imaging or thermography is very important for different components in your data center. It is a must for all electrical and mechanical systems and should be part of the regular maintenance schedule.
If you read my blog post from November about Utility Rebates for your Data Center, then you will want to check out this blog post from AJ Howard from Energy Market Innovations (EMI) titled "Utility Sponsored Incentives for Data Center Efficiency" http://wp.me/pJn6M-Y.