Sunday, March 16 2014: Emerson Network Power, a business of Emerson, and a global leader in maximizing availability, capacity and efficiency of critical infrastructure, received the Best Innovation Award at ACREX 2014 held in New Delhi on February 27, 2014. The company displayed its Liebert® PCW and Liebert PEX DS in the Data Center Cooling category and its SmartCabinet™, an integrated, intelligent data center infrastructure offering at ACREX 2014.
Commenting on the award, Sunil Khanna, president and managing director, Emerson Network Power in India said, “We are delighted to win the Best Innovation Award as it confirms our commitment and continued focus on quality products and services. The ACREX award is one of the most prestigious accolades in the air conditioning and refrigeration industry. It is bestowed only on some of the best innovations in the industry and it makes us extremely happy and proud to see our efforts being well received by the industry.”
Speaking on the occasion, Amit Goel, Convener, ACREX 2014 said “The ACREX Award of excellence is an effort towards recognizing and encouraging companies for the development of products that are innovative, eco-friendly, energy saving and beneficial to our environment and society at large. While analyzing the entries under the innovative product category the jury was of the opinion that Emerson’s products are innovative in design, power efficient and cost effective.”
Emerson Network Power’s data center cooling offering and integrated management solutions help data center managers to add capacity, improve control and increase efficiency in IT environments of all sizes, in a cost-effective manner. SmartCabinet is an intelligent, integrated solution deploying the industry’s leading power, cooling and management systems to optimize data center efficiency in IT environments of all sizes. It is highly suitable for small and medium size data centers given its space saving capabilities and cost effectiveness. The jury noted that Liebert PCW was the most power efficient precision air-conditioning unit and is likely to make a substantial difference in overall power consumption by these units in 24 hour operation.
ACREX is South Asia’s largest exhibition on air conditioning, refrigeration and building services. The ACREX Best Innovation Award recognizes companies for their exceptional efforts in the areas of innovation, green and sustainable products, energy efficiency and indoor air quality.