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Title: Information technology equipment cooling system

According to one embodiment, a system for removing heat from a rack of information technology equipment may include a sidecar indoor air to liquid heat exchanger that cools warm air generated by the rack of information technology equipment. The system may also include a liquid to liquid heat exchanger and an outdoor heat exchanger. The system may further include configurable pathways to connect and control fluid flow through the sidecar heat exchanger, the liquid to liquid heat exchanger, the rack of information technology equipment, and the outdoor heat exchanger based upon ambient temperature and/or ambient humidity to remove heat from the rack of information technology equipment.
Authors:
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1133965
Report Number(s):
8,746,000
13/587,912
DOE Contract Number:
EE0002894
Resource Type:
Patent
Research Org:
International Business Machines Corporation, Armonk, NY (USA)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
42 ENGINEERING