Patrick Donavan

Patrick Donovan

Patrick Donovan is a Senior Research Analyst for the Data Center Science Center at Schneider Electric. He has over 20 years of experience developing and supporting critical power and cooling systems for Schneider Electric’s IT Business unit including several award-winning power protection, efficiency and availability solutions. An author of numerous white papers, industry articles, and technology assessments, Patrick's research on data center physical infrastructure technologies and markets offers guidance and advice on best practices for planning, designing, and operation of data center facilities.
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The 4th Pillar of Data Center Management: Energy and Sustainability Monitoring & Reporting

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A 3-Step, Lifecycle Approach to Cybersecurity Management for Data Center Power and Cooling

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DANGER: Are Your Electrical Single-Line Diagrams Out-of-Date or Missing?

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Just Chill, Let ‘Cooling Optimize’ Keep Your Server Inlet Temps Steady

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EcoStruxure™ IT Advisor CFD: Simpler, Faster Data Center Cooling Design

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How to boost hospital building safety and asset maintenance

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Three Common Mistakes in Data Center Design Planning and How to Avoid Them

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Healthy buildings: How technologies can reduce infectious disease transmission

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Building a Business Case for Data Center Modernization

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How to Protect MV Transformers from Damaging Switching Transients

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A Framework for How to Modernize Data Center Facility Infrastructure

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A Better Approach for Cost Justifying Data Center Technology Investment Decisions

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