Smoke or fire damage to IT equipment = BIG losses
High Airflows, High Risks: Why Aspiration is Important in Data Centers
Smoke or fire damage to IT equipment can result in heavy losses. Aspirating sensor technology offers a high level of protection for data centers while addressing the unique conditions and complications of these environments.
Although there is a low probability of fire in data centers, even a small fire in a single piece of electronic equipment can result in extensive damage and costly interruption of IT operations and services.
Lost revenue is a direct result of unplanned downtime. The Aberdeen Group estimates the average loss at $138,000 per hour.