Case Studies

AFCOM provides real-world case studies for members to learn through example. Presented at Data Center World and other AFCOM events including local chapter meetings, these case studies are developed and delivered by IT, operations, facilities, designers, builders or leading vendors, and provide a perfect opportunity to gain insights into a new project or program you are planning.

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A Critical Space Journey: Innovation, Efficiency and Simplicity (CASE STUDY)

Posted on 8/27/2018
This case study presentation explores Oracle’s critical space design journey of its data center build in West Jordan, Utah. The 30,000 square foot facility is an object lesson in “dematerializing” the data center.

Cost Effective Design and Development Methods for the Modern Data Center

Posted on 4/29/2015
This presentation will address ViaWest’s most recent data center builds in Denver and Minneapolis. The Minneapolis facility boasts more than 70,000 square feet of raised floor and is designed to be fault tolerant. This center has 700+ watts/

Cost Effective Design and Development Methods for the Modern Data Center

Posted on 4/29/2015
This presentation will address ViaWest’s most recent data center builds in Denver and Minneapolis. The Minneapolis facility boasts more than 70,000 square feet of raised floor and is designed to be fault tolerant. This center has 700+ watts/

Cost Effective Design and Development Methods for the Modern Data Center

Posted on 4/29/2015
This presentation will address ViaWest’s most recent data center builds in Denver and Minneapolis. The Minneapolis facility boasts more than 70,000 square feet of raised floor and is designed to be fault tolerant. This center has 700+ watts/

Cost Effective Design and Development Methods for the Modern Data Center

Posted on 4/29/2015
This presentation will address ViaWest’s most recent data center builds in Denver and Minneapolis. The Minneapolis facility boasts more than 70,000 square feet of raised floor and is designed to be fault tolerant. This center has 700+ watts/

Mitigating Cyberattacks

Posted on 3/10/2015
Cyberattacks are inevitable in this day and age. Security firm ForeScout recently released a Stateof Cyber Defense Maturity Report, which found that more than 96 percent of organizations experienced a major IT security breach in the past year.

Mitigating Cyberattacks

Posted on 3/10/2015
Cyberattacks are inevitable in this day and age. Security firm ForeScout recently released a Stateof Cyber Defense Maturity Report, which found that more than 96 percent of organizations experienced a major IT security breach in the past year.

IoT Integrator Eseye Opens North American Data Center

Posted on 3/8/2015
The Internet of Things (IoT) is expanding into new realms, requiring new infrastructure to keep up with demand. UK-based Eseye, an M2M systems integrator, opened its newest data center last autumn in New York to help it manage...

IoT Integrator Eseye Opens North American Data Center

Posted on 3/8/2015
The Internet of Things (IoT) is expanding into new realms, requiring new infrastructure to keep up with demand. UK-based Eseye, an M2M systems integrator, opened its newest data center last autumn in New York to help it manage...

IoT Integrator Eseye Opens North American Data Center

Posted on 3/8/2015
The Internet of Things (IoT) is expanding into new realms, requiring new infrastructure to keep up with demand. UK-based Eseye, an M2M systems integrator, opened its newest data center last autumn in New York to help it manage...

IoT Integrator Eseye Opens North American Data Center

Posted on 3/8/2015
The Internet of Things (IoT) is expanding into new realms, requiring new infrastructure to keep up with demand. UK-based Eseye, an M2M systems integrator, opened its newest data center last autumn in New York to help it manage...

Case Study: Seawater Cooling and Desalinization go Hand-in-Hand

Posted on 1/19/2015
California's central coast is likely to be home to a new data center adjacent to a new water desalinization plant within the next few years. Known as the Monterey Bay Regional Water Project (MBRWP), DeepWater Desal is designing the joint facility...

Case Study: Seawater Cooling and Desalinization go Hand-in-Hand

Posted on 1/19/2015
California's central coast is likely to be home to a new data center adjacent to a new water desalinization plant within the next few years. Known as the Monterey Bay Regional Water Project (MBRWP), DeepWater Desal is designing the joint facility...

Case Study: Seawater Cooling and Desalinization go Hand-in-Hand

Posted on 1/19/2015
California's central coast is likely to be home to a new data center adjacent to a new water desalinization plant within the next few years. Known as the Monterey Bay Regional Water Project (MBRWP), DeepWater Desal is designing the joint facility...

Case Study: Seawater Cooling and Desalinization go Hand-in-Hand

Posted on 1/19/2015
California's central coast is likely to be home to a new data center adjacent to a new water desalinization plant within the next few years. Known as the Monterey Bay Regional Water Project (MBRWP), DeepWater Desal is designing the joint facility...

Case Study: Avoiding Cyber Ransom

Posted on 9/27/2014
Ransomware dubbed 'Gameover Zeus' helped Russian and Ukrainian hackers steal more than $100 million by locking computers, funneling off banking information and demanding ransom from computer and smart phone users.

Copy 2 of Case Study: Avoiding Cyber Ransom

Posted on 9/27/2014
Ransomware dubbed 'Gameover Zeus' helped Russian and Ukrainian hackers steal more than $100 million by locking computers, funneling off banking information and demanding ransom from computer and smart phone users.

Copy of Case Study: Avoiding Cyber Ransom

Posted on 9/27/2014
Ransomware dubbed 'Gameover Zeus' helped Russian and Ukrainian hackers steal more than $100 million by locking computers, funneling off banking information and demanding ransom from computer and smart phone users.

Copy of Case Study: Avoiding Cyber Ransom

Posted on 9/27/2014
Ransomware dubbed 'Gameover Zeus' helped Russian and Ukrainian hackers steal more than $100 million by locking computers, funneling off banking information and demanding ransom from computer and smart phone users.

Case Study: Avoiding Cyber Ransom

Posted on 9/27/2014
Ransomware dubbed 'Gameover Zeus' helped Russian and Ukrainian hackers steal more than $100 million by locking computers, funneling off banking information and demanding ransom from computer and smart phone users.

Copy 2 of Case Study: Avoiding Cyber Ransom

Posted on 9/27/2014
Ransomware dubbed 'Gameover Zeus' helped Russian and Ukrainian hackers steal more than $100 million by locking computers, funneling off banking information and demanding ransom from computer and smart phone users.

Case Study: Avoiding Cyber Ransom

Posted on 9/27/2014
Ransomware dubbed 'Gameover Zeus' helped Russian and Ukrainian hackers steal more than $100 million by locking computers, funneling off banking information and demanding ransom from computer and smart phone users.

Copy of Case Study: Avoiding Cyber Ransom

Posted on 9/27/2014
Ransomware dubbed 'Gameover Zeus' helped Russian and Ukrainian hackers steal more than $100 million by locking computers, funneling off banking information and demanding ransom from computer and smart phone users.

Copy 2 of Case Study: Avoiding Cyber Ransom

Posted on 9/27/2014
Ransomware dubbed 'Gameover Zeus' helped Russian and Ukrainian hackers steal more than $100 million by locking computers, funneling off banking information and demanding ransom from computer and smart phone users.

Case Study: Avoiding Cyber Ransom

Posted on 9/27/2014
Ransomware dubbed 'Gameover Zeus' helped Russian and Ukrainian hackers steal more than $100 million by locking computers, funneling off banking information and demanding ransom from computer and smart phone users.