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OVH OVH Paris Datacenter - Water Coolant Leak

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  1. eva2000

    eva2000 Administrator Staff Member

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    OVH servers are water cooled but apparently there was a water coolant leak in their Paris datacenter What did OVH learn from 24-hour outage? Water and servers do not mix
     
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    Matt Moderator Staff Member

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    Ouch!
     
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    So stupid mistake
     
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    Yikes!
    Last time I was building my PC I was thinking about doing water cooling. Seemed like it would be too much of a hassle.

    I settled with just a Corsair H100i CPU liquid cooler.
     
  5. eva2000

    eva2000 Administrator Staff Member

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    Yeah been water cooling pcs for years myself without leaks. Before switching to laptop usage.

    Just bad luck I guess