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February 2014 - ChunkyChips.ne...

Spring Cleaning Time

February 26th, 2014    Glenn Flowers

The sun’s out and it’s time for some spring cleaning, starting with our huge backup generator for the Data Centre!

Why not contact us to book a tour of the only true Essex Data Centre and talk to us about colocation.


“We Have Our Own Data Centre”

February 25th, 2014    Glenn Flowers

No you don’t. It’s a broom cupboard that you put your router in when you first set your office up.

Then you added a switch, maybe a firewall. Then maybe a server or two. Then you noticed it was getting mighty warm in that cupboard, so you bought an air conditioning unit from Viking, took the brooms and the mops out of the cupboard, and kept the air conditioner on 24/7. This created problems in itself of course, because domestic air conditioners have a huge exhaust hose that disperses hot air, so you need to get rid of that hot air somehow.

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