hot aisle/cold aisle
hot aisle/cold aisleA server farm floor plan that provides a path for the efficient flow of air conditioning. Rows of equipment racks are positioned face to face and back to back to direct the air flow. The time to create a hot aisle/cold aisle layout is when the datacenter is being designed. See datacenter cooling.
|Hot and Cold Aisles|
|Air conditioning is blown into the cold aisles, and the heated air rises to the return vent.|
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