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The Benefits of Passive Cooling

Dec 3, 2008 |

From Seymour Cray’s early heroic implementation of dissipating heat to today’s state-of-the-art technology, fans, heat sinks, exotic vapor cooling and even simple water cooling have come full circle, but we still have the same challenges: heat dissipation and designing useable cost-effective solutions, not to mention that some of these solutions draw additional energy, and energy equals expense.