Tuesday, March 31, 2015
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Facebook User Tracking Violates EU Law, Research Says
Google Releases Cheaper Chromebooks
Intel Releases New Braswell SoCs
WD's My Passport X Delivers 2 TB of Storage for Xbox One and PC Gamers
Google To Use SSDs From Samsung: report
Microsoft Introduces The Surface 3
Samsung Now Offers New Lineup of 3-bit V-NAND Based 850 EVO SSDs for Ultrathin PCs
Samsung, LG End Legal Disputes
Active Discussions
how to copy and move data files to dvd-rw
cdrw trouble
Need serious help!!!!
burning
nvidia 6200 review
Hello
Burning Multimedia in track 0
I'm lazy. Please help.
 Home > News > PC Parts > 3M, SGI...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Wednesday, April 09, 2014
3M, SGI and Intel Showcase New Cooling Technology for Data Centers


3M has implemented a fully functional supercomputer developed in collaboration with Intel and SGI that uses a two-phase immersion cooling technology.

In this proof-of-concept, SGI ICE X, the fifth generation of the distributed memory supercomputer and the Intel Xeon processor E5-2600 hardware are placed directly into 3M Novec Engineered Fluid. The 3M Novec fluid is an efficient dielectric that keeps the hardware cooled with minimum additional energy. 3M says that its two-phase immersion cooling technology can reduce cooling energy costs by 95 percent and reduces water consumption by eliminating municipal water usage for evaporative cooling. Heat can also be harvested from the system and reused for heating and other process technologies such as desalination of sea water.

This technique has been shown to require 10 times less space than conventional air cooling and eliminates costly air cooling infrastructure and equipment associated with conventional liquid cooling, making it cost effective for large-scale data center hubs. It enables much tighter component packaging and easy access to hardware with no residue. In fact, the system can enable up to 100 kilowatts of computing power per square meter.



In the "data center of the future" the SGI ICE X system can scale from tens of teraflops to tens of petaflops, and across technology generations.

This installation is designed to prove the viability of the two-phase immersion technology using Novec fluids, and to validate open and future proof platform designs. In-depth data acquisition and evaluation of the installation will kick off in April. Additionally, the companies are working with the Naval Research Laboratory, Lawrence Berkeley National Labs and APC by Schneider Electric to deploy and evaluate an identical system with the intention to demonstrate the viability of the technology at any scale.




Previous
Next
AMD Introduces New Socketed AMD Sempron and AMD Athlon APUs        All News        GIGABYTE Announces New AM1 Series Motherboards
AMD Introduces New Socketed AMD Sempron and AMD Athlon APUs     PC Parts News      GIGABYTE Announces New AM1 Series Motherboards

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Intel Releases New Braswell SoCs
Intel in Talks to buy Altera: report
Intel Lowers First-quarter Revenue Forecast Amid Slow PC Demand
Intel Introduces New Xeon Processor D-1500 Product Family
Intel Outlines 2015 Gaming News at GDC
MWC: Intel Launches New Mobile SoCs, LTE Solution
Intel Introduces New Brand Levels for the Intel Atom Processor
Intel's 'Skylake' Chips Coming This Year
Intel Buys IoT Chip Maker Lantiq
Intel 5th Generation vPro Processors Released
Intel Releases New 20nm SSDs For Data Centers
Latest Intel Graphic Driver Adds Support For 4K, VP9 Video Playback

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .