World Expert in Data Center Fire Protection Visits Uruguay Somos Uruguay Magazine In a performance-based world, it is critical to avoid any business disruption. A few minutes “offline” is enough to cause production losses. And, if this were a fire, the setup costs to start up the equipment would skyrocket. And if the interruption lasted days, the company would also face the cost of lost business opportunities, relations with its customers would be seriously impaired and crucial information would be destroyed. A serious fire can disrupt operations for weeks, even compromising the continuity of the business.
Ensuring Mission Critical Data Center Reliability with Aspirating Fire Detection Chief Engineer Whether data centers are on-premise for enterprises, colocation (colo) arrangements or hyperscale facilities run by the largest Internet-based companies in the world, ensuring 24/7 reliability and avoiding service disruptions due to fire is essential because of the mission-critical nature of the information
and services involved.
Advanced Fire Detection Enhances Safety, Simplifies Maintenance Amusement Today When Universal Studios Hollywood revamped its original Jurassic Park ride into the Jurassic World ride with the latest animatronics and effects. It also had to update its smoke detection technology to make it safer and easier to maintain. (Page 86)
Spotlight on ... Facility Equipment DC Velocity Xtralis, a provider of aspirating smoke detection (ASD) equipment, has introduced Vesda-E Veu, a fire-detection system that draws air samples in a continuous process through holes in long runs of durable industrial pipe mounted along the walls and ceiling.
Xtralis is the leading global provider of powerful solutions for the very early & reliable detection of smoke, fire, and gas threats. Our technologies prevent disasters by giving users time to respond before life, critical infrastructure or business continuity is compromised. We protect high-value and irreplaceable assets belonging to the world’s top governments and businesses.