Electronic test specialist, Fluke has developed a web microsite specifically targeting those running and maintaining data centre infrastructure. The site provides a range of downloadable information for data centre facility managers, contractor services managers, electrical engineers and UPS, HVAC, mechanical and electrical technicians. Easy contact can be made with a Fluke expert who will be able to advise on the best tool to solve a problem.
Fluke’s range of tools can help prevent UPS, HVAC, IT equipment, and generator failure. Downtime can be minimised with planned use of Fluke thermal imagers, battery testers, clamp meters, digital multimeters, and power quality analysers. Whether a member of an in-house maintenance team or a contractor performing maintenance, Fluke claims to have a solution to increase the efficiency of everyday tasks.
Content from the microsite can be downloaded to solve a variety of problems. A package known as Data Center Solutions shows a plan of the centre and suggests checks that should be made and suitable Fluke tools for carrying out those tasks. Six essential tests to keep your UPS system running describes the regular testing of individual battery cells as well as the UPS system as a whole.
An application article Monitoring temperature, humidity and airflow in data centres describes the use of a thermal imager and an airflow meter to monitor the true ambient conditions. While Detecting electrical unbalance and overloads describes the use of a thermal imager, power quality and other electrical test tools to monitor and resolve issues.
A wide variety of Fluke test tools including those offering the award-winning software solution Fluke Connect that keeps users connected remotely are covered by the documentation.
For more information visit the Fluke web site