14 Dec '11, 1pm

State Department Partnership with 1E Slashes PC Energy Use

State Department Partnership with 1E Slashes PC Energy Use

Software company 1E has just announced the first results of one of its biggest contracts: managing the energy used by and security compliance for nearly 90,000 desktop computers at 468 offices operated around the world by the U.S. State Department. 1E announced this week that it has completed the first round of assessments of its deployment of Nightwatchman and Nomad Enterprise software platforms to help trim energy costs in the government agency. In addition to PC power management, the company is also required to make sure security and computer availability remain up to par at the offices, embassies, consulates and passport offices the State Department operates. The State Department is undertaking its energy efficiency efforts as part of its Greening Diplomacy Initiative , which has set as one goal to eliminate power waste across 100 percent of its workstation computers. ...

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