Monday, November 30, 2009

Google Patent Reveals New Data Center Innovations

miller60 writes (from slashdot) "'Google is seeking to patent a system that provides
[0]precision cooling inside racks of servers, automatically adjusting to
temperature changes while reducing the energy required to run chillers.'
The cooling design uses an adjustable piping system featuring 'air wands'
that provide small amounts of cold air to components within a server
tray. The cooling design, which could help Google reduce the power bill
for its servers, reinforces Google's focus on data center innovation as a
competitive advantage

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Sunday, November 22, 2009

Chromium OS

Building Google Chromium OS, I think it is going to take a long time to complete the build. Please let me know if any one is interested in trying out (I hope google won't sue me).