Posts tagged as data centre

World-class training for data centre designers

MTW training centre hosted an Accredited Tier Designers (ATDs) training course recently. The course provides instruction to engineers, design professionals, design-build teams, project managers and project owners on the practical application of Tiers, including common issues and misconceptions. EE Publishers spoke to Isaac Borras Alcaraz, the course leader who was visiting South Africa from Uptime […]

Data centre runs high efficiency power solution

Diesel Electric Services recently completed the installation and setup of a highly efficient power solution for a local data centre. The company installed three 2500 kVA KOHLER–SDMO diesel generators to provide the 11 kV power supply for the data centre. Other equipment included six 1200 kW free-standing PLC-controlled resistive load banks which are automated for […]

New cloud infrastructure offering for local data centres

Teraco, a vendor-neutral colocation data centre, has announced the availability of Amazon Web Services (AWS) Direct Connect through its Johannesburg JB1 and Cape Town CT1 data centres. It will enable customers to directly access AWS services in AWS infrastructure Regions around the world, with the benefit of consistent network performance, and reduced bandwidth costs. AWS […]