PUE

Brightsolid Plots £5m Aberdeen Data Centre

The UK's energy capital Aberdeen is to play host to a brand new, tier III, 'state-of-the-art' data centre

8 years ago

European Data Centre Efficiency Standard Raises Concerns

There's a new data centre efficiency measure. Peter Judge does the maths but remains unconvinced

8 years ago

HP Discover: HP Launches Apollo Water-Cooled HPC Servers

HP uses warm water to deliver efficient HPC systems

8 years ago

The Data Centre Tax Break Might Offend PUE-rists

The data centre Climate Change Agreement doesn't quite use the PUE efficiency measurement. So what, says Peter Judge

8 years ago

Britain’s Green Tax Break Will Boost Shared Data Centres

Westminster has noticed data centres, and tiven them a slice off their electricity bill - if they sign up to…

8 years ago

Colo Carbon Tax Deal Will Cut UK Data Centre Power Bills

A Climate Change Agreement will get UK data centres out of the green taxes, if they jump through the right…

8 years ago

Data Centre Developments Will Focus On The Building

Facebook has got data centres as efficient as it can. Now it's working on the building process, says Peter Judge

8 years ago

Colt Expands Data Centre Capacity In UK, Germany

Growing business demand for secure colocation options has led to the expansion of two Colt data centres

8 years ago

Data Centre Productivity Will Be Measured In Kittens Per KWh

There's a new measure of data centre efficiency. Peter Judge says it might as well measure kittens per kiloWatt hour

8 years ago

All Is Safely Gathered In At The Green Grid’s Harvest Festival

Peter Judge welcomes the fruits of another year's work on data centre efficiency

9 years ago

Facebook Finds Data Centre Disclosure Is A Mixed Blessing

Peter Judge gives Facebook full marks for sharing its energy data. It's a shame no one seems to be interested.

9 years ago

Facebook To Use Chilly Arctic Air For New Data Centre

Facebook has opened its first data centre outside the United States with a green facility in Sweden

9 years ago

Colt Cuts Data Centre Energy By A Fifth, Says You Can Too

Simple airflow management and chiller upgrades can slash your energy needs

9 years ago

Does Green Fatigue Spell The End Of Green IT?

Data centre owners might be fed up with Green IT, but Peter Judge says they are still getting more efficient…

9 years ago

Microsoft Explains Environmental Efforts For Earth Day

Software giant Microsoft has outlined its own progress on environmental issues as part of Earth Day

9 years ago

eBay DSE Aims To Soothe Tech MPG Headache

A new performance dashboard provides a way for organisations to improve their infrastructure consumption and costs

9 years ago

Microsoft To Expand Green Data Centre In Virginia

Microsoft is planning a significant data centre expansion using the latest green tech and modular approaches

10 years ago

Green Grid Advocates Using Eco-Mode For Data Centre UPS

Power supplies are good enough to alter your UPS settings

10 years ago

IBM Cools Data Centres With Unchilled Tapwater

IBM researchers cut the cost of water cooling for data centres, by allowing sites to use unchilled tapwater

10 years ago

Did Google Just Patent Hot Aisle Data Centre Cooling?

Hot aisle containment is an efficient way to cool your data centre. Peter Judge is intrigued by a Google patent…

10 years ago

Google Patents Modular Heat Exchangers For Data Centres

Google patent promises more efficient data centres by positioning heat exchangers right behind the servers

10 years ago

If PUE Is A Standard – What Does The Green Grid Do Next?

The Green Grid's PUE standard is on its way to ISO. Peter Judge wonders what that leaves for IT efficiency…

10 years ago

If We Cool Our Data Centres With Liquid, What Do We Do Next?

Well done Intel for getting a PUE of 1.02, says Peter Judge. Now let's look beyond the PUE measurement for…

10 years ago

Liquid Cooling For Data Centre Servers Passes Intel Tests

Dunking servers in oil doesn't hurt them, Intel says

10 years ago

Move Over PUE – Here Comes FVER!

PUE is a good data centre efficiency measure, but Peter Hopton thinks FVER might go one better

10 years ago

Data Centre Efficiency – There Is No Magic Measure

Measures of data centre efficiency will be unfair because there is no definition of useful work, says Liam Newcombe

10 years ago

Quiz Of The Week: Green Tech

How good is your relationship with mother Nature?

10 years ago

Google Boasts Of ‘Real World’ PUE Data Centre Rating

Google has boasted of lowering its PUE rating for its data centres, making them even more energy efficient

10 years ago

The Uphill Struggle For Data Centre Efficiency

After years of effort, why has the efficient data centre movement made so little impact, asks Peter Judge

11 years ago

UK Data Centres Won’t Cut Energy In 2012

The majority of data centres in the UK will fail to cut energy use in 2012, despite environmental and economic…

11 years ago