Jump to content

Welcome to ExtremeHW

Welcome to ExtremeHW, like most online communities you must register to view or post in our community, but don't worry this is a simple free process that requires minimal information for you to signup. Be a part of ExtremeHW by signing in or creating an account.

  • Start new topics and reply to others
  • Subscribe to topics and forums to get email updates
  • Get your own profile page and make new friends
  • Send personal messages to other members.
  • Take advantage of site exclusive features.

Microsoft is using boiling liquid to cool one of its Azure data centers


Recommended Posts

Quote

Microsoft Corp. revealed today that it has been experimenting with what it calls a “two-phase immersion cooling technology” using a liquid that boils at extremely low temperatures to keep its data centers cool.

 

The company explained in a post today on its Innovation blog that it has already implemented the technology in production at its Quincy, Washington-based Azure data center.

Source

Link to post
Share on other sites
1 hour ago, BWG said:

I got a spare board and cpu to test this out. Let's do this!!!!! 

 

😉

 

...you should talk to DerBauer...back in 2017 (+ before, + after), DerBauer had some fun with Novec...  I remember him using it on a dual Epyc, but he obviously went on from there...

  

 

 

 

 

I understand from people who have used Novec that air-borne particles / pollution can make it potentially conductive, so no eating salty french fries near-by. 

 

If you want to get really serious, you can ask Kingpin for his "closed-loop" LN2 system...those actually do exist in real life. D-Wave Systems (Quantum Computing) which is about 20 min from our place uses s.th. approximating a closed-loop LN2 cooling system

 

 

Edited by J7SC_Orion
Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

This Website may place and access certain Cookies on your computer. ExtremeHW uses Cookies to improve your experience of using the Website and to improve our range of products and services. ExtremeHW has carefully chosen these Cookies and has taken steps to ensure that your privacy is protected and respected at all times. All Cookies used by this Website are used in accordance with current UK and EU Cookie Law. For more information please see our Privacy Policy