Data Centers

Data center redesign project

New cabling methods for raised access floors (2 of 4)

Where power and data pathways are run parallel to one another, they should occupy alternate rows of the floor grid, with an empty row inserted in between, for maintaining separation between power and data cabling, and also offers the additional benefit of promoting unrestricted airflow of HVAC distribution beneath plenum floors.

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