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Intel Embraces Oil Immersion Cooling For Servers - Slashdot
Sep-04 2012 / 23:59 EDT
Slashdot - Intel Embraces Oil Immersion Cooling For Servers:
1sockchuck writes "Intel has just concluded a year-long test in which it immersed servers in an oil bath, and has affirmed that the technology is highly efficient and safe for servers. The chipmaker is now working on reference designs, heat sinks and boards that are optimized for immersion cooling. 'We're evaluating how (immersion cooling) can change the way data centers are designed and operated,' said Mike Patterson, senior power and thermal architect at Intel. 'I think it will catch on. It's...