Data Center Temperature Monitoring via Simulated Sensor Network

Najmadin Wahid Boskany and Ahmed Chalak Shakir
Computer Science Department, School of Science, Faculty of Science and Science Education, University of Sulaimani

This research paper presents a temperature monitoring system of servers and active devices
inside data center room via simulated sensor network. Continuous temperature monitoring in data
center is very important for reliably operating the computing equipment and minimizing the
required cooling energy. The presented system composed of three parts (part-1, part-2 and part-3)
and it works based on the relationship among these three parts. Part-1 means simulated wireless
sensors that created to represent data center’s temperature. Part-2 is a SQL database server to
receive sensors temperature data. Lastly, part-3 is the network administrator's monitoring tool that
is installed on a personal digital assistance (PDA) or Tablet

Keywords: Data Center Monitoring, PDA, Temperature and Humidity, Alert Message,
Simulated Sensors.

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