Why Predictive Modeling is Essential for Managing a Modern Computing Facility - Self Study

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Length: 1 module

Author: Jonathan Koomey, Ph.D.

Subjects: Other Technology: Data Centers

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Description

This lecture describes how data center designers and operators can, just as for the design of computers decades ago, simulate the effects on energy use and reliability of different data center designs, without the time, expense, and business continuity risks of making changes with physical equipment.

This new technique will help data center operators manage their data centers more cost effectively and at higher reliability.

Self-Paced Online Course

This is a self-study, self-paced online course. You can begin instantly upon enrollment and complete the course materials on your own pace.

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Author

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Jonathan Koomey, Ph.D.

Jonathan Koomey is a Research Fellow at the Steyer-Taylor Center for Energy Policy and Finance at Stanford University. He has also held visiting professorships at Yale University (Fall 2009), Stanford University (2003-4 and Fall 2008), and the University of California, Berkeley’s Energy and Resources Group (Fall 2011), and was a Lecturer in Management at Stanford’s...[more]

Course Outline

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After The Course - Feedback and Additional Resources

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  • Feedback: 2-minute Exit Survey (Survey)
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