Greening the Data Center
Opportunities for Improving Data Center Energy EfficiencyeBook - 2009
The pocket guide provides an overview of processes for planning, but mainly focuses on technical improvement opportunities at a high level. Each chapter deals with a specific aspect of data center power consumption. Rather than take a linear “cookbook” approach, we have organized the chapters in such a manner that the reader can
skip to the topic of interest.
If you want to green your data centre, you will need a plan. Involving your employees in the process is crucial, and the culture within your organisation will have to change as well. This guide tells you the most important steps you have to take to make your data storage more environmentally friendly. By following the author’s expert advice, you can lower your organisation’s energy consumption and, therefore, reduce your overheads.