Green Data Center Links

The following are some recent articles in the context of data center sustainability, that I’ve found interesting.  Have a look. Growth Seen for Global Green Data Center and Building Energy Software Markets http://www.greenrealestatenews.com/idgreendatacenters.html The global green data Center market is expected to grow from $23.41 billion in 2014 to $95.66 billion by the end of…

DCIE, Where have you gone?

‘Remember bell-bottom jeans, platform shoes or puka shell necklaces? I mean, of course, the first time we had bell-bottom jeans – not that silly three month period in the ‘90’s. I had some of those back then. They were ‘groovy’ and I was really ‘digging it’. I don’t dress that way anymore (even though I…

Is Server Waste a Data Center Security Problem?

For some time now, we’ve been writing about how traditional methods of identifying stranded IT assets fall far short, because of the fact that utilization-based metrics do not accurately reflect value returned to the business by the IT asset. Enterprises are living with substantial drag on their IT operations budgets because of unused or underused servers and server software.