Data center energy efficiency
- November 06, 2008
The Transaction Processing Performance Council has disclosed plans for new data center metrics, including energy consumption metrics and those for the performance of virtual machines.
- November 04, 2008
AgFirst has made major data center energy-efficiency improvements switching to PDUs installing new CRACs, fixing hot-aisle/cold-aisle problems and eliminating six truckloads of unnecessary cabling.
- October 27, 2008
At Data Center Decisions, Digital Realty Trust warned that, in data center site selection, data centers fail to focus on central factors or focus on irrelevant factors.
- May 20, 2008
Armin Heinlein consolidated seven outdated data centers into one and saved his company $1 million a year, earning him recognition as a Data Center Manager of the Year finalist.
- January 16, 2008
IT managers say shoring up infrastructure -- with server virtualization, disaster recovery initiatives and data center construction -- is the central priority for 2008. Web 2.0 and green computing remain back-burner concerns.
- December 05, 2007
Virtualization and green IT aren't the only technologies influencing the data center, according to Gartner's recently released list of top 10 data center technologies.
- September 18, 2007
The head of the EPA's Energy Star team said at the AFCOM Data Center World conference that select server and data center energy efficiency metrics will be available shortly.
- April 11, 2007
Dell is offering two new lower power PowerEdge servers using AMD Opteron processors to address power consumption concerns in the data center.
- April 13, 2006
Data centers can be hogs to upkeep, and as cost factors like energy prices climb, some companies are turning to green methods to reduce costs.