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Leading UPS manufacturer Riello has scooped a top industry award for data centre power product of the year.

Micro Data Centre Xpress range delivers fast and resilient solution for edge data centre requirements

Schneider Electric has announced the appointment of Ivan Habovcik as Vice President for the IT Division in Ireland. 

The search to find the next NICEIC and ELECSA Apprentice of the Year is down to the final eight.

Regular media reports of exploding mobiles or e-cigarettes – even the near-miss of a drone with a passenger plane – are becoming commonplace. Electrical Safety First’s recent industry seminar, on risk mitigation of lithium batteries and drones, was fully booked and enthusiastically received.

Data centres are absorbing more and more power from the grid every year due to the constant growth in data volumes combined with increasing user expectations for availability and speed.

Power usage effectiveness (PUE) has become an industry-accepted energy efficiency metric for data centres. It requires accurate measurements to be taken of the power consumed by IT equipment and separately from the overall power consumption of the entire facility. Wendy Torell, a senior research analyst at Schneider Electric’s Data Center Science Centre, explains

21 businesses from across the engineering and electrotechnical services sector have been shortlisted by judges for this year’s ECA Annual Awards.

A new ceiling light spanning the counter hall at Valiant Bank, Bahnhofplatz in Bern has been backlit by Tridonic’s Tunable White LED technology to create a dramatic centrepiece.   After eight months of refurbishment, the 1913 listed building has been totally refurbished by Rykart Architeken AG to bring the building up to present day standards.