05 Jul '11, 10am

Data Center Efficiency: The IT Energy Efficiency Imperative

TriplePundit has teamed up with Microsoft to present a series based on a recent Whitepaper entitled “The IT Energy Efficiency Imperative “. We have digested key points in the whitepaper into this 10 part weekly series in order to: Highlight the financial, productivity and environmental benefits of embracing IT energy efficiency. Illustrate why increasing IT resource utilization from today’s low levels offers the most significant energy efficiency gains and why current efforts to improve utilization are failing. Provide motivation and actionable guidance for IT and business decision makers to improve IT energy efficiency and resource utilization through technologies such as cloud computing. Introduction When you think about greenhouse gas emissions , which do you think is responsible for more: airplanes, or computers and other IT? You might be surprised to learn that they a...

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