Entries by Sydney Patton

The Palazzo Hotel in Las Vegas

COMPANY SYNOPSIS: The Palazzo Hotel, located at 3325 S. Las Vegas Boulevard, is a luxurious hotel and casino resort in Las Vegas. The hotel opened in 2007, just in time for New Year’s Eve! At 642 feet high, it is the tallest building in Vegas. The Palazzo is part of a large complex that includes […]

Effects of Heat & Humidity on Computer Enclosures

What toll will heat and humidity take on electronics in a sealed computer enclosure? When choosing a computer enclosure, it is always a good rule of thumb to determine the necessary thermal management. An enclosure that has an internal temperature of over 95°F generally calls for a cooling system that is more powerful than a […]

Wis-Pak of Norfolk – Monitor Enclosures

Wis-Pak was in need of NEMA 4X monitor enclosures for a PC monitor, which is used for the collection of vital data. COMPANY SYNOPSIS: Wis-Pak of Norfolk is a leading manufacturer of soft drinks, non-carbonated beverages, and purified water, currently producing over 95 different flavors. The 211,000 square foot facility houses four filling lines that […]

Computer Enclosures & Preventative Maintenance

How can industrial computer enclosures help a manufacturing plant? Like modern medicine, the idea of proactively taking a role in the “health” of electrical equipment will provide great value to a company. If an illness is approaching, the human body has the ability to provide early warning signs. The same can be said about electronics. While […]

Keeping Rack Enclosures Cool with Thermal Management

When installed inside of a server rack enclosure, there are many factors that can affect the performance of electronics. Popular reasons for using thermal management, include: environments that are hot and dirty or electronics that produce a good amount of heat inside of an enclosure. For example, if the temperature outside a rack enclosure will […]

5 Tips for Deploying Outdoor Digital Signage Boards

Considering an outdoor digital deployment in the New Year? As prices slowly fall on digital signage, enclosures, LCDs and content, more and more Quick Service Restaurant’s (QSR) are deciding that it is finally time to “go digital” both indoors and out. As Ben Sillitoe discussed in Essential Retail, “Research group IHS released a study in […]

Chefette Restaurants – Digital Signage

Chefette, a quick service restaurant chain based in Barbados, was in search of digital signage menu boards and found ITSENCLOSURES. COMPANY SYNOPSIS: Founded in 1972, Chefette is the largest quick service restaurant chain based on the Caribbean island of Barbados. The company currently has 14 locations and is known for its broasted chicken and specialty […]

JFK International Airport SkyTrain

COMPANY SYNOPSIS: Founded in April of 1921, the New York-New Jersey Port Authority (NYNJPA) is recognized as one of America’s most distinguished transportation and public planning authorities. The NYNJPA oversees and manages airports, rails, tunnels, parking, bridges, and the overall transit in New York City and Northern New Jersey. The Port Authority also owns and […]