Explaining the new family of ISO Data Centre Standards Barry Elliott, director at Capitoline, unpacks the nine families of ISO standards that look at data centre requirements For many years we have been relying on Telecommunications Cabling Standards to guide us in data centre design. Some of these such as EN 50173-5 Information technology – Generic cabling systems – Part 5: Data centres make no mention of power and cooling systems, and others such as TIA942 Telecommunications Infrastructure Standard for Data Centers discuss power and cooling infrastructure but mainly in the appendices which are

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As a baseline, there are several key pieces of legislation that those responsible for forklift safety should be aware of to ensure compliance and reduce the risk of accidents on site. A core piece of legislation for those utilising MHE is the Health & Safety at Work etc. Act 1974 (HASAWA) , which forms the basis for all UK Health and Safety law. Under the HASAWA, employers have a general duty of care to employees, as well as site visitors or contractors. Employers must take the relevant measures to ensure safety ‘so far as is reasonably practicable’, which includes providing a suitable working

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If you see comments in violation of our community guidelines , please report them. Dickson Council: Votes to rezone residential sites; audit shows ‘healthy’ city Submitted Published 12:52 p.m. CT March 4, 2021 The Dickson City Council voted on rezoning two properties for residential use at it’s March 1 meeting as well as scheduled a session to discuss construction and planning for the city’s master parks plan.  The council also heard an overview of a 2019-2020 financial audit of the city.  A summary of the actions taken by the council at the March 1 meeting included the following:  • Held a public hearing

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It gets drilled down to the audit partners, the engagement team, all the way down through the brand-new associate that's just started with KPMG. Our global chairman, Bill Thomas, is incredibly passionate about this. Bill, for several years, has been driving our global strategy and ambition of being the most trusted and trustworthy professional services organization, because we know that's at the heart of what we do.” KPMG has been applying some elements of the new standard to improve its audit quality. “ISQM 1 is built on eight fundamental building blocks or concepts,” said Bradley. “I would

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Traffic screw-up: U.S. 183A southbound lanes reopen after crash scatters boxes of screws across road Screws spilled all over U.S. 183A near Scottsdale Drive after a crash Monday, Cedar Park Police said. The southbound lanes are closed as crews clear the debris. (Cedar Park PD photo) CEDAR PARK, Texas (KXAN) — Traffic was screwed up Monday morning in Cedar Park. The southbound lanes of U.S. 183A reopened around 10:30 a.m. after a crash sent boxes of screws spilling across the lanes Monday. The road was blocked for a few hours while crews cleaned up the debris and cleared the crash, but police

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The New Orleans Saints currently enjoy about $1.4 million in salary cap space according to Over the Cap. In order to get to that point, the Saints have had to perform increasingly wild levels of cap gymnastics, including creating an entirely fake Taysom Hill contract that is quite hilarious to view. The Saints are enduring this pain for multiple reasons. First and foremost, like about two-thirds of the league, they have seen their financial situation significantly altered by the the COVID cap crunch. It’s not just COVID, however. This is partially a situation of their own creation. The Saints

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As of today, The9 has entered into definitive purchase agreements with five Bitcoin mining machine owners and The9 has issued an aggregate of 3,832,830 ordinary shares (equivalent to 127,761 ADSs) at US$0.78 per ordinary share (equivalent to US$23.35 per ADS) in exchange for 8,489 Bitcoin mining machines, with a total hash rate of approximately 156PH/S. In March 2021, The9 signed three legally-binding memoranda of understanding with three Bitcoin mining machine owners to purchase Bitcoin mining machines by issuance of ordinary shares. According to the memoranda of understanding, The9 should

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Haringey estate hit by problems during Covid-19 pandemic By Simon Allin @SimonAllin3 Local Democracy Reporter, Barnet, Enfield and Haringey Vulnerable people were left “very afraid” after their housing estate’s lifts and intercom failed during the coronavirus pandemic, according to the head of a tenants’ group. Dr Adrian Chapman, chairman of the tenants’ association at Page High estate, Wood Green, said the lift shutdowns meant people had to use a stairwell where social distancing was “impossible”. The failure of the intercom at Page High – a 1970s housing estate built above shops and a car

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A construction crew discovered two men living underground in a tunnel in the East Bay and their actions held up a bridge project -- a delay costing $50,000. Tom Carney had a bird’s eye view of what workers found Friday, two men living underneath a bridge at Sacramento and Indiana streets, not too far from downtown Vallejo.  Download our mobile app for iOS or Android to get the latest breaking news and local stories. The bridge was scheduled to be demolished, but instead police and fire from neighboring cities were called in to make a rescue. They used camera equipment to see what they were dealing

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I was the one to get it done, and even the fake news media knows and reports this,” Trump said, even though Fauci, in his capacity as NIAID director, did not have the authority to pressure the FDA to make such decisions. Fauci also told CNN that Trump’s social media use ran counter to what the administration’s response should have been. Birx also criticized the inconsistent messaging from the federal government as “fault number one.” “The thing that hit me like a punch to the chest was then all of a sudden he got up and says, ‘Liberate Virginia, liberate Michigan,’ and I said to myself, ‘Oh

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