Maintaining Mission Critical Systems in a 24/7 Environment

IEEE Press Series on Power Engineering

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This book is meant to offer Architects, Property Mangers, FacilityManagers, Building Engineers, Information Technology Professionals,Data Center Personnel, Electrical & Mechanical Technicians andstudents in undergraduate, graduate, or continuing educationprograms relevant insight into the Mission Critical Environmentwith an emphasis on business resiliency, data center efficiency,and green power technology. Industry improvements, standards, andtechniques have been incorporated into the text and address thelatest issues prevalent in the Mission Critical Industry.

An emphasis on green technologies and certifications ispresented throughout the book. In addition, a description of theUnited States energy infrastructure's dependency on oil, inrelation to energy security in the mission critical industry, isdiscussed. In conjunction with this, either a new chapter will becreated on updated policies and regulations specifically related tothe mission critical industry or updates to policies andregulations will be woven into most chapters. The topics addressedthroughout this book include safety, fire protection, energysecurity and data center cooling, along with other commonchallenges and issues facing industry engineers today.

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About the author

Peter M. Curtis is the founder of Power Management Concepts,LLC. He has twenty-eight years of experience designing, operating,managing, and educating in the mission critical facilitiesengineering industry. A keynote speaker for numerous semiannualconferences, Curtis is a member of the 7x24 Exchange, Associationfor Facilities Engineering, Institute of Electrical and ElectronicsEngineers, International Electrical Testing Association,International Facility Management Association, and the Associationof Energy Engineers.

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John Wiley & Sons
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Published on
Sep 9, 2011
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Pages
512
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ISBN
9781118041635
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Language
English
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Genres
Science / Energy
Technology & Engineering / Power Resources / General
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