Photos: The mantrapped datacentre in the heart of Brick Lane

Photos: The mantrapped datacentre in the heart of Brick Lane

Summary: How Interxion is serving the City of London from behind the curry houses...

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  • Datacentre cooling system

    The datacentre's cooling system uses the pumps on the left to move the water around the system, with the pipes on the right bringing in cool water and taking away water warmed as it flows around the facility.

    Photo: Interxion

  • Datacentre roof air conditioning

    The cooling system uses heat exchange units located on the roof of the datacentre which are protected from lightning by the metal rods above.

    Photo: Interxion

  • Datacentre roof with City in background

    The datacentre uses the outside air temperature to keep the temperature of the water down, a process known as free cooling. The chiller units are on the roof of the facility from where the City is clearly visible.

    Photo: Interxion

Topic: Tech Industry

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