09 Sep '11, 7pm

Google's 7-Step Program to Slash Your PUE by a Third

Google's 7-Step Program to Slash Your PUE by a Third

For years, the IT industry (and those of us in the media focused on green IT) have been dying to get a look inside Google's data center operations. Slowly but surely, the company began raising the curtain on its efforts: A look at its custom server design here, a peek at its PUE efforts there, a presentation at a conference , and so on. But this week, Google lifted the veil on its green IT operations in a big way (I'll have a longer take on the overall news later today after an interview with Bill Wiehl), announcing its carbon footprint and touting some of its many strategies for greener operations, in the data center and far beyond. One element of this massive data dump is of particular interest to IT professionals: Its white paper on data center best practices . In the 10-page document, Google walks us through their "Points of Presence" (POPs) -- Tier 3 data centers that...

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