Far be it for us to wish this lovely hot spell to end but it’s at times like these that server room air conditioning units are really put to the test.
OmniWatch is an award winning IT Environmental and Power Monitoring Service and is installed across two locations at CA’s HQ in Horsham, West Sussex.
Olympia London add support and monitoring for their Reillo UPS using OmniWatch.
Uninterruptible Power Supplies (UPS) are typically associated with "Back of House" meaning the location is often in a far corner of a room or in a different location altogether. Therefore, the need to monitor the environment of the UPS together with its on-board power metrics is as important as the data centre itself.
Three wise men are predominantly celebrated once a year but monitoring the environment of your data centre should be 24/7.
Over the Christmas period IT server rooms could be left in a 'lights out' state for over 10 days.
Main reasons for Business Continuity Invocation 2017 - Power and Environment Issues