10 Sep '11, 7pm

Google Setting the Bar on Data Center Efficiency - Treehugger

Google Setting the Bar on Data Center Efficiency - Treehugger

coming out of Google that may be off in the future a ways. But Google’s Urs Hölzle, Senior Vice President, Operations, has lifted the veil just slightly on the company’s current data server efficiency, showing off a little of the way their world works when it comes to greening up the IT industry. They’ve designed their servers to use five times less energy than typical data centers . That’s great for Google, but even better for everyone else because it shows exactly what is attainable, and sets a standard to be beat. That’s not the only exciting news from Google about greener data centers. They have more awesome initiatives up their sleeve.

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