Whether the organization is building a new server room or refreshing its existing facility, determining current and future cooling requirements is important to ensure that an adequately-sized device and enough cooling are included in the budgeting process.
This research note provides a method for:
- Understanding current server room cooling requirements.
- Estimating future server room cooling requirements.
- Understanding other variables that can contribute heat in the server room.
- Estimating the size of cooling device(s) required in the server room.
Use Info-Tech's cooling requirements best practices and tool to collect the necessary information and estimate the organization's server room cooling requirements.