"Immersion cooled systems are significantly smaller, quieter, and more energy efficient than traditional data center air-cooled racks,” according to the report. “Their initial value will most likely come from outside the data center, where they enable higher compute density at higher energy efficiency and lower noise.”
The report discussed how numerous sectors can benefit from liquid immersion cooling, including medium-scale edge computing nodes or wireless telecom nodes, where immersion cooling can address the thermal and power constraints of a remote location with limited or no on-site staff. Additionally, the report highlights the business impact of allowing enterprises to install increased compute capacity, especially in areas where traditional air-cooled racks cannot be utilized.
"We’re delighted to be included in the Gartner Hype Cycle Report," said Jim Weynand, CRO of GRC. "To date, we have focused on optimizing single-phase immersion over two-phase immersion cooling. Single-phase delivers extremely high energy efficiency at a much lower cost, without the high-GWP factor of two-phase fluids. Immersion cooling is truly driving change in the data center industry by providing cooling capacity for the high-density data centers of today and into the future, as well as those that need to operate in difficult environmental conditions. It's an honor to be recognized for the reliability and longevity of our solutions, and our contribution to the market."
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