Design Recommendations for High-Performance Data Centers


Report from a whole-system design charrette organized by the Rocky Mountain Institute to challenge the current model for data centers and develop a groundbreaking data center design—a clean-sheet model with no compromises. Charrette included ninety high-level, broad-thinking, technically deep industry experts with strategic visions in engineering, computer design, energy, data management, business, real estate, and facilities design to consider the challenge of data center energy consumption.