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Battery Watering Advice - From The Experts

<b>Author: Dales Sanders - Electrical Engineer</b><p>Flooded Batteries (batteries with liquid in them) require the addition of water periodically to take the …

Solar industry: we can drive pollution reductions in Clean Power Plan

WASHINGTON, DC– With the Clean Power Plan days away from becoming final, more than 650 solar industry leaders from hundreds of businesses issued a …

This is what Facebook's solar-powered Internet plane looks like

Mark Zuckerberg announced that Facebook’s solar-powered Internet plane Aquila has taken flight.<p>In a video posted to his Facebook page, Zuckerberg …

Google's mobile network could offer free international 'roaming'

Negotiations with Hutchison Whampoa could mean subscribers get free use of mobile phone networks in the UK, Hong Kong, and other countries, according to the UK's Independent.<p>Google reportedly is in talks with the operator of the UK's Three and several other mobile networks to let subscribers use …

Telecoms

How Cloud Has Changed the Data Center Architect

Cloud computing has fundamentally changed the way we deploy applications, control users, and deliver resources; and our ability to interconnect data …

Load Balancing

Analyzing Data To Create More Efficient Operations

Data center managers, including operations teams, are just now starting seeing the potential of Software Defined Networking, or SDN. Through the …

Big Data

The Five Biggest Costs of Data Center Downtime

What are the five biggest costs of data center downtime, and how can you maintain 5 Nines (99.999% Uptime)?

Want a more efficient data center? Maybe it’s time you tried a core and pod setup

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: watcharakun/Shutterstock<p>Welcome to the bespoke data center.<p>In an effort to streamline functions and cost, enterprise …

Decisions, decisions: Choices abound as data center architecture options expand

When the American Red Cross talks about mission-critical systems, it's referring to the blood supply that helps save lives. The non-profit …

This startup wants to be the Apple of the data center

Not every enterprise storage company looks to Apple for inspiration. But for Pure Storage, Apple’s combination of software and hardware skills is …

What Everyone Should Know About Battery Chargers

<b>Isidor Buchmann, CEO & Founder</b> <i><br>Cadex Electronics Inc.</i><p>A good charger provides the base for well-performing and durable batteries. In a …

T-Mobile Hit with Record Fine Following Emergency Number Outage

T Mobile USA has been fined a record USD17.5 million by the US regulator following outages at its emergency phone services.<p>The separate but related …

Why IoT Needs 5G

Photo: iStockphotoWhen 5G, the fifth generation of wireless communications technology, arrives in 2020, engineers expect that it will be able to …

Telecom - 5G Networks by 2020

The telecommunications industry is pushing to have 5G communications technology by 2020. Engineers are speculating that 5G will be able to handle …

The Future of Battery Pack Testing is Here - AV-900 EX

AeroVironment designed the AV-900 back in the 1990's, but since then new tech has made additional requirements for testing more necessary. To combat …

Tesla: How Big a Problem is General Electric?

By<p>July 28, 2015 12:36 p.m. ET<p>Not a very big one, argues <b>Global Equities Research's Trip Chowdhry</b>, who contends that <b>General Electric's</b> (GE) entry into …

Energy Storage

FreeWire Goes After Diesel Generator Market With Mobile Batteries

They are the noisiest, most annoying things about shooting a film on location.<p>No, not the actors. The diesel generators.<p>FreeWire, a startup out of UC Berkeley’s Haas School of Business, has created a set of portable lithium ion battery packs that effectively replace diesel generators as a source of …

Clean Energy

Why Solar-Powered Datacenters Are A Big Deal

Solar-powered datacenters are all the rage these days.<p>Earlier this month, Apple announced it will buy $848 million worth of solar from a 130MW power plant created by First Solar for its offices and datacenters and other facilities. The company also said it will also spend $2 billion on a global …

Solar Power

Cost of data breaches increasing to average of $3.8 million, study says | Technology | Reuters

(Reuters) - The cost of data breaches is rising for companies around the world as sophisticated thieves target valuable financial and medical records, according to a study released on Wednesday.<p>Man poses in front of on a display showing the word 'cyber' in binary code, in this picture illustration …

Cybersecurity

Equinix Using Bloom Biogas Fuel Cells At Silicon Valley Data Center

Equinix is installing Bloom Energy biogas fuel cells at its Silicon Valley data center. The initial deployment will be a 1 megawatt biogas fuel cell …