UK’s MET Deploys the ChilledDoor® for supercomputer cooling
Motivair Corporation based in Buffalo, New York, manufacturer of The Chilled Door® Rack Cooling System and a global leader in high efficiency computer cooling systems announced it has deployed its ChilledDoor® Rack Cooling System at London’s Meteorological Office also known as The Met Office. An array of ChilledDoors were selected as the primary cooling system for the Met’s new state of the art supercomputer.
Headquartered in Exeter, England, the Met Office is the United Kingdom’s national weather service and is recognized as one of the world’s most accurate forecasters. The Met Office uses more than 10 million weather observations a day and an advanced atmospheric model to create 3,000 tailored forecasts and briefings each day that are delivered to customers ranging from government, businesses, the general public, armed forces and other organizations.
The Met’s new supercomputer will generate new advances for weather forecasting and accuracy in England, Scotland and other areas of the globe. This £97m ($145m) investment of which the ChilledDoors are a part of signifies an unprecedented commitment to advanced global weather forecasting and research. BBC News: Met Office to build supercomputer
The ChilledDoor® system installed at the Met provides 100% removal of the heat generated by the supercomputer which can reach up to 45 kW per server rack. Each ChilledDoor® works independently to control the exit air temperature of each computer rack creating what is known as a “Heat Neutral” white space.
The Met ChilledDoor® installation further highlights Motivair’s expansion into the EMEA market and its continued global expansion.
For more information on the Motivair ChilledDoor® Rack Cooling System, visit www.ChilledDoor.com
About the ChilledDoor® Rack Cooling System
The ChilledDoor® Rack Cooling System, a product of Motivair Corporation, is a global leader in high efficiency and high density server rack cooling systems for small, medium and larger data centers. A trusted leader in developing advanced server cooling technologies, The Chilled Door Rack Cooling System and its ancillary support products and services provide innovative and dynamic new ways to cool both legacy and new data centers. Learn more about Chilled Door products and services at www.ChilledDoor.com
About Motivair Corporation
Motivair Corporation, based in Buffalo, NY (USA), is a globally recognized supplier of specialty chillers and cooling systems providing innovative solutions for customers in industrial, commercial, public and private sectors around the world. For more information, visit www.MotivairCorp.com