When viewing the Technical Program schedule, on the far righthand side
is a column labeled "PLANNER." Use this planner to build your own
schedule. Once you select an event and want to add it to your personal
schedule, just click on the calendar icon of your choice (outlook
calendar, ical calendar or google calendar) and that event will be
stored there. As you select events in this manner, you will have your
own schedule to guide you through the week.
You can also create your personal schedule on the SC11 app (Boopsie) on your smartphone. Simply select a session you want to attend and "add" it to your plan. Continue in this manner until you have created your own personal schedule. All your events will appear under "My Event Planner" on your smartphone.
Analysis of a Distributed Liquid Cooling System at Purdue University Data Center
SESSION: Cooling Technologies I
EVENT TYPE: Exhibitor Forum
TIME: 10:30AM - 11:15AM
Presenter(s):Jeffrey Evans, Michael Gagnon
ABSTRACT: Energy management of high-performance computing (HPC) system data centers is evolving. The removal of heat generated by computing, networking, and storage equipment from the data center is changing from the practice of exclusively moving chilled air to also include the removal of heat by liquid cooling. In this case study, a liquid cooling system using rear door heat exchangers (RDHx) supported by coolant distribution units (CDU) will be analyzed. The pro’s and con’s of using this liquid cooling system will be outlined and the key decision criteria for deploying this cooling solution will be reviewed. The actual data center design will also be studied to show how the perceived risks of using liquid cooling can be overcome by an effective distributed layout. Lastly, the benefits of the liquid cooling system compared to an air-only data center cooling system will be evaluated in light of the University’s performance goals.