Wendy Torell

Wendy Torell is a Senior Research Analyst at Schneider Electric’s Data Center Science Center. In this role, she researches best practices in data center design and operation, publishes white papers & articles, and develops TradeOff Tools to help clients optimize the availability, efficiency, and cost of their data center environments. She also consults with clients on availability science approaches and design practices to help them meet their data center performance objectives. She received her Bachelors of Mechanical Engineering degree from Union College in Schenectady, NY and her MBA from University of Rhode Island. Wendy is an ASQ Certified Reliability Engineer.
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Tools

Prefabricated vs. Traditional Data Center Cost Calculator – A tool to illustrate the cost differences

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Prefabricated Modular Data Centers – Sorting through the terminology confusion

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TCO Analysis May Favor Owning vs. Outsourcing, but there’s More to the Data Center Story

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Taking a Close Look at Crucial But Unsung Devices: Electric Meters

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Building and Financial Considerations When Selecting a Data Center Site

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Virtualization Energy Cost Calculator – Interactive tool to illustrate the energy impact of virtualization projects

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High Availability

Selecting a Site for a Mission Critical Data Center

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Build a Cooling System that Relies on Economizer Mode – and Cut Energy Consumption in Half

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2 Keys to Keeping Data Center Project Costs Under Control

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Containerized Power and Cooling Modules Deliver Big Up Front Data Center Savings

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Data Center Capital Cost Calculator – A Tool to Help Align Your Data Center Business Requirements with Your Project Budget

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Build a Cooling System that Relies on Economizer Mode – and Cut Energy Consumption in Half

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