IT’s significant impact on energy consumption and how renewable sources can help

Few would disagree that the IT industry was slow to realise the total impact of its massive energy consumption and consequent impact on carbon emissions. IT’s image as a “clean” industry — compared to traditional heavy industries such as manufacturing and mineral extraction — persisted well past the millennium, disguising an ever-increasing demand for power […]

Why energy reduction is good news for customers

Data centers play a key role in our global economy and understandably, security and continuity of service are usually top of the list of a customer’s core requirements. However,  increasingly, energy efficiency is also making it into the frequently asked questions. I caught up with Stephen Brown who leads our Critical Environments in EMEA and APAC […]