Computers & Software http://ecmweb.com/taxonomy/term/6611/more en Deployment Rate of 400VAC Architecture in Data Centers on the Rise http://ecmweb.com/computers-software/deployment-rate-400vac-architecture-data-centers-rise <div class="node-body article-body">According to a recently published IHS report (Rack Power Distribution Units Report – 2015), rack power distribution unit (PDU) data shows that some data centers in North America have begun deploying higher voltage power architectures.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/computers-software/deployment-rate-400vac-architecture-data-centers-rise" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/computers-software/deployment-rate-400vac-architecture-data-centers-rise#comments Computers & Software News Mon, 30 Mar 2015 16:21:00 +0000 112071 at http://ecmweb.com Virginia Tech Selected to Continue Development of Innovative Building Automation System http://ecmweb.com/computers-software/virginia-tech-selected-continue-development-innovative-building-automation-system <div class="node-body article-body">The Energy Department has awarded the Virginia Polytechnic and State University Advanced Research Institute nearly $2 million to continue research and development of its Building Energy Management Open Source Software</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/computers-software/virginia-tech-selected-continue-development-innovative-building-automation-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/computers-software/virginia-tech-selected-continue-development-innovative-building-automation-system#comments Computers & Software News Wed, 25 Mar 2015 21:36:00 +0000 111711 at http://ecmweb.com <p>Virginia Polytechnic</p> NIST Exec Makes Case for Embedded Intelligence in Building Systems http://ecmweb.com/green-building/nist-exec-makes-case-embedded-intelligence-building-systems <div class="node-body article-body">Steven T. Bushby of the NIST says the government is "ready to inspire a drive for building energy efficiency in America." </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/green-building/nist-exec-makes-case-embedded-intelligence-building-systems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/green-building/nist-exec-makes-case-embedded-intelligence-building-systems#comments Computers & Software Green Building Around the Circuit Fri, 20 Mar 2015 15:44:00 +0000 111271 at http://ecmweb.com 8 Great Electrical Apps — Part 3 http://ecmweb.com/galleries/8-great-electrical-apps-part-3 <div class="field-byline"> EC&amp;M Staff </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body">These eight mobile apps are designed specifically for electrical designers and installers. </div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/galleries/8-great-electrical-apps-part-3" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/galleries/8-great-electrical-apps-part-3#comments Computers & Software Technology & Tools Galleries Products Thu, 05 Mar 2015 12:00:00 +0000 109791 at http://ecmweb.com 1% Penetration of Containerized & Modular Data Centers Still Earns Millions http://ecmweb.com/computers-software/1-penetration-containerized-modular-data-centers-still-earns-millions <div class="node-body article-body">Nearly 200MW of IT load capacity is estimated to currently be housed in containerized or modular data centers around the globe. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/computers-software/1-penetration-containerized-modular-data-centers-still-earns-millions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/computers-software/1-penetration-containerized-modular-data-centers-still-earns-millions#comments Computers & Software News Thu, 12 Feb 2015 15:14:00 +0000 108301 at http://ecmweb.com 8 More Electrical Apps You Won’t Want to Miss http://ecmweb.com/galleries/8-more-electrical-apps-you-won-t-want-miss <div class="field-byline"> EC&amp;M Staff </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body">These eight mobile apps are designed specifically for electrical designers and installers. </div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/galleries/8-more-electrical-apps-you-won-t-want-miss" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/galleries/8-more-electrical-apps-you-won-t-want-miss#comments Computers & Software Technology & Tools Galleries Products Mon, 09 Feb 2015 12:00:00 +0000 107921 at http://ecmweb.com A New APProach to Logistics http://ecmweb.com/contractor/new-approach-logistics <div class="node-body article-body">To the uninitiated, a bustling construction site can look like a tangled mass of confusion. Materials stacked here and there, workers and equipment scurrying about like ants, a structure somehow taking shape amidst the apparent chaos. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/contractor/new-approach-logistics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/contractor/new-approach-logistics#comments Computers & Software Contractor Silver Thu, 22 Jan 2015 19:39:00 +0000 107111 at http://ecmweb.com Explosive Growth on the App Front http://ecmweb.com/blog/explosive-growth-app-front <div class="node-body blog-body">How electrical apps are fueling growth in the mobile construction workforce</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/industry-viewpoint">Industry Viewpoint</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/blog/explosive-growth-app-front" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/blog/explosive-growth-app-front#comments Computers & Software content Silver Industry Viewpoint Thu, 22 Jan 2015 15:58:00 +0000 107001 at http://ecmweb.com 8 Great Electrical Apps http://ecmweb.com/galleries/8-great-electrical-apps <div class="field-byline"> EC&amp;M Staff </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body">These eight mobile apps are designed specifically for electrical designers and installers. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/galleries/8-great-electrical-apps" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/galleries/8-great-electrical-apps#comments Computers & Software Galleries Products Mon, 12 Jan 2015 13:45:00 +0000 106151 at http://ecmweb.com BIM, BAM, BOOM! http://ecmweb.com/blog/bim-bam-boom <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>It doesn&rsquo;t seem all that long ago when we mentioned the topic of building information modeling (BIM), we did so with an eye to the future. There were just a handful of the largest, most progressive contractors/designers using this technology on really big and complex projects. But in the last five years or so, this quickly started to change.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/industry-viewpoint">Industry Viewpoint</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/blog/bim-bam-boom" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/blog/bim-bam-boom#comments Computers & Software Contractor Design Ops & Maintenance Silver Industry Viewpoint Mon, 20 Jan 2014 21:44:00 +0000 40281 at http://ecmweb.com