3-Phase Power for Dummies

Start Time: 10/16/2018 10:00:00 AM
End Time: 10/16/2018 11:00:00 AM

For many data center facility engineers and professionals, 3-phase power can be a scary subject, prompted by a  lack of understanding of how to calculate even simple 3-phase power planning for IT equipment. This presentation will provide a simplified view of 3-phase power for data center personnel regardless of educational background and allow for more productive conversations by taking the fear out of a commonly unsettling topic.

Learning Objectives:
1. Gain general and basic knowledge about 3-phase power
2. Explore the terminology used with different types of electrical power distribution schemes in data centers
3. Learn how to do simple 3-phase calculations and planning for IT equipment
4. Review rack power distribution unit (PDU) one-line schematics

Presented by:

Joe Prisco
Senior Technical Staff Member, Installation Planning and Data Center Energy Efficiency
IBM Systems Group

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Room Number: 101D

Audience: Beginner

CEU: 0.1


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