Technological advancements mean that IT and Comms rooms can benefit from greater protection.
Computer servers, network routers and telephony systems are critical to the function of a business. Failures inevitably have a significant business impact.
Maintaining an environment for optimal equipment performance and protection is subject to many variables, such as ambient relative humidity levels, temperature, airflow and circulation through data and communication racks. Consequently, monitoring should be performed in multiple places, allowing comparisons between different areas.
Other areas of concern are security and environmental issues such as flood.