Server Room Monitoring System Protects Server Electronics
CAS DataLoggers provided the wireless server room monitoring and alarming system for a server storage provider whose customers relied 24/7 on the equipment’s reliability. For example, if a single server rack goes down, this can be disastrous to the data center’s operations. In line with ASHRAE standards and guidelines (American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers), staff wanted to monitor the room at different points for both temperature and humidity. Water leaks posed another serious danger, entering through leaking AC systems, water pipes, and even roofs and floors. A failing AC unit soon impacts servers due to thermal stress, overheating CPUs, and application errors, and by the time the failure is discovered, it’s usually too late. With all this in mind, server storage personnel needed their server room monitoring system in place and operational for the upcoming rainy season.
CAS DataLoggers provided the business with a Wireless Data Logger Network Base Station installed on the wall nearest the door and connected it to a 25-ft cable BAPI Water Leak Detector which CAS DataLoggers also provided. The base station featured built-in wireless communication and LAN capabilities, using a 10/100BaseT Ethernet interface. Staff also installed 3 Wireless Temperature and Humidity Data Loggers around the room using the optional wall brackets, each with an external sensor monitoring the servers as suggested by ASHRAE.
The data loggers have a temperature measuring range of 32°F to 131°F (0°C to 55°C) and simultaneously record humidity from 10% to 95% RH. The loggers measure in both Celsius and Fahrenheit and also feature a clear LCD display. Compact, waterproof construction ensured easy placement and reliability and gave the engineers the ability to relocate the loggers to test in different sections of the server room.
The water detector’s transmitter can be set for latching or non-latching alarm, and energized or de-energized operation. Within 5 seconds of contact with water, the sensor’s alarm relay changes state and the sensor gives red LED alarm indication. Immediately afterward, the wireless base station automatically downloads the sensor’s readings and sends a warning report to designated IT staff by email over the network along with text message alarms to selected smartphones. Additionally, the wireless base station periodically downloads its recorded data from the remote units and sends it to staff email addresses. Each monitor’s wireless range extends to 500 feet (150 meters). Each datalogger has an 8,000 data set memory and a battery life of about 10 months which can be upgraded to 4 years. The base station is able to download a wireless monitor at full logging capacity in under 5 minutes.
The network base station also sends all current readings to the manufacturer’s free web-based storage service so staff are able to view and share the data via a web browser. The data loggers also include free software which makes it easy for users to adjust the wireless and network communication settings.
Post-installation, the storage provider’s business is benefiting from truly comprehensive server room monitoring. Now the server racks are protected with automated monitoring and alarming covering all parameters: temperature, humidity and water leaks. The system also triggers alarms to staffers’ mobile devices so they can take action in the event of incoming water in time to save their business-critical equipment. Using the system’s wireless communication, staff are able to collect, manage and monitor their equipment’s environmental conditions. In the event of a leak or unsafe readings, data and alarms automatically go out to designated mobile devices and emails. If more potential leak locations are found over time, it will be easy to add additional water sensors for larger floor coverage.
For further information on Wireless Temperature and Humidity Data Loggers, server room monitoring or to find the ideal solution for your application-specific needs, contact a CAS Data Logger Application Specialist at (800) 956-4437 or request more information.
Computer Aided Solutions, LLC. dba CAS DataLoggers is a distributor of data loggers, paperless recorders and data acquisition equipment.
We have the industry’s most complete selection of data logging equipment, with hundreds of different models from more than 18 manufacturers. With data loggers from 1 to 300 channels we can record temperature, humidity, force/strain, pressure, flow, voltage, current, resistance, vibration and other digital signals, in connection with serial (RS-232/RS-485), CAN/OBD or SDI-12 devices. We sell directly to end users and also work through a network of distributors and resellers throughout the United States, Canada, Central and South America.
8437 Mayfield Rd Unit 104
Chesterland, OH 44026
This release was published on openPR.
Permanent link to this press release:
Please set a link in the press area of your homepage to this press release on openPR. openPR disclaims liability for any content contained in this release.
You can edit or delete your press release Server Room Monitoring System Protects Server Electronics here
News-ID: 1383224 • Views: 306
More Releases from CAS DataLoggers
CAS Reaches Over 600 COVID-19 Vaccine Monitoring Kits Shipped!
Since the rollout of COVID-19 Pfizer and Moderna vaccines at the end of December 2020, CAS has been hard at work meeting the demand for vaccine temperature monitoring kits. This demand has only increased with the addition of the Janssen/Johnson & Johnson vaccine and the expansion of vaccines available to the general public in the United States. As of Monday, March 15th, 2021, CAS has now shipped over 600 COVID-19
New Wireless IoT ProfiSens Series from Infinite Informatics
New ProfiSens Wireless IoT Series from Infinite Informatics CAS DataLoggers is pleased to introduce the new AERINOS ProfiSens wireless IoT series from Infinite Informatics. The series includes a family of wireless sensor nodes and a cellular Data Gateway which forwards data and sends SMS alarm messages. Using ProfiSens, you can deploy anywhere using your own IoT network. The ProfiSens series includes the following components: ADU-700: Low power data concentrator with a cellular modem ADS-101:
New NXprog Programmable I/O Module from Novus
We are pleased to announce the new DigiRail NXprog from Novus Automation. The NXprog unites the best of both worlds: the reliability and robustness of an industrial device for automation applications with the ease of programming from the Arduino community. It provides a rich mix of integrated analog and digital I/O signals, allowing DigiRail NXprog to be used as an extension of standard data logging, data acquisition, and automation systems,
New Simple Logger Series of Data Loggers from AEMC
CAS Dataloggers is pleased to announce the new Simple Logger® series of data loggers from AEMC. The SL family includes ten different small, one channel recording devices powered by two AA alkaline batteries. Models are available for recording AC voltage, DC voltage, DC current, temperature, or digital pulses and events. The simple logger series are extremely easy to configure with just a few parameters to setup – scaling, measurement units,
More Releases for Data
Weather Station Data Logger Collects Meteorological Data
Complete Weather monitoring using an Intelligent Universal Data Logger A construction company needed to collect meteorological data to study the effects of building materials such as roofing tile. CAS DataLoggers provided the dataTaker DT-85 for an environmental monitoring solution. Long-term monitoring of a variety of weather data is required to determine how the products perform under harsh environmental conditions. The field engineer desired a single recording device to connect with
How to turn Data into Smart Data
Both enterprises and individuals have to process some kind of data every day, whether it is a short message, a notification, a piece of news, statistics, a video, etc. If we accumulate all the data acquired in a month, the amount guarantees to shock anyone. Turning data into smart data As we go through the daily pile of data generated, not only must we record it, we also need to make sense
Data Quality and Data Governance Solution Market
In the enterprise data management ecosystem, data quality is a broad term which refers to the quality, integrity, and consistency of data and/or process etc. Data quality also implies the degree of data accuracy and consistency. On the other hand, data governance focusses on the management of data assets by assigning authority, control, and responsibility of data and encompasses three key areas: people, process, and technology. Data quality and data governance
B2B Data Matching Services | Leo Data Services
B2B Data Matching Services - Revolutionary Marketing Campaigns In today's business scenario, managing successfully B2B Data Matching for prospect customer can be a challenge even the most capable organizations. Business to Business Marketing services from Leo Data Services are always customized to meet the needs of the business prospects. We make sure that our clients have quick, reliable access to their data through several possible interface methods that cover everything from data
B2B Data Services - Data Management - Data Providers
When it comes to Online Marketing, B2B Data Services is a well-known name for maintaining reputation among Digital Marketing competitors. It is a one stop shop for start-ups and enterprises looking for cost cutting and out of box solutions in the field of Data Management and services related to Campaign Marketing, Mobile Viral Marketing, Social Media, Search Engine Optimization, Email Marketing Campaigns and Internet Marketing. Sharing space among the well-established
Portable WiFi Data Loggers Record Data Anywhere!
Grant Squirrel Series Offers Reliable Standalone Operation wifi_dataloggersIf you need a device to collect data in the field, in the lab, or on the factory floor, CAS DataLoggers can provide your application with Portable WiFi Data Loggers from Grant Instruments. Common parameters such as Temperature, Humidity, Voltage, Current, Pressure and Force can all be measured and stored using Grant Squirrel series data loggers. These handheld data loggers have internal batteries allowing them