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Data Center Energy Information Integration

Posted in cost-effective, dashboard, data-center, devices, energy-information, energy-waste, intelligent-dashboard, it-management, pue, reduce-costs, sentilla on June 18th, 2009 by FrankM – Comments Off

Sentilla data center energy-management software integrates energy information from multiple infrastructure vendors to enable a detailed view of equipment level performance. …

Data center energy monitoring at the device level

… “With the consolidated energy information, IT managers can set a baseline and establish power usage effectiveness (PUE), the first step in creating an energy reduction strategy in the data center. By integrating third-party device support, the solution is the first of its kind to feature a fully aggregated dashboard which IT managers can utilize to identify energy waste and reduce facility overhead costs. ” …

Via Sentilla: Integrate Third-Party Devices

Sustainability Dashboard Targets Enterprise PCs

Posted in controls, dashboard, enterprise, improvement, monitoring, pc, power-savings, reduce-power-consumption, report, sustainability, sustainability-dashboard, systems-software, verdiem on June 16th, 2009 by FrankM – Comments Off

Verdiem focuses its new release of the Sustainability Dashboard on PC Power Management. The City of Chicago has piloted the software to reduce PC energy usage by over thirty percent. The system supports improved policies, that turn off monitors after a period of inactivity and suspends PCs after a specified time period. …

Sustainability Dashboard Controls

… “Verdiem’s SURVEYOR enables customers to centrally control and reduce the energy used by PCs on their network by up to 60 percent without impacting end users or IT. The new SURVEYOR Sustainability Dashboard provides a flexible and easy-to-use reporting system that monitors and graphically reports how SURVEYOR is driving bottom line improvements and positively contributes to the environment. ” …

Via Verdiem: Real Energy Cost Savings

Microsoft Sustainability Dashboard

Posted in carbon-footprint, dashboard, energy-consumption, microsoft, microsoft-dynamics, sustainability, sustainable-development on February 10th, 2009 by FrankM – Comments Off

Environmental Dashboard
Users of Microsoft Dynamics can take advantage of its sustainability dashboard to develop a baseline for their energy consumption and carbon footprint. …

… “The Environmental Sustainability Dashboard for Microsoft Dynamics AX centers on a customizable page titled My Role Center, which displays environmental information of relevance to the user’s organization. In a demo, metrics on this screen included Actual Energy Costs, KPI List, Greenhouse Gas Emissions and an Energy Consumption graph. ” …

Via eWeek: Microsoft Dynamics Dashboard

GE Data Center Dashboard

Posted in automation, capability, compliance, corporate-sustainability, dashboard, data-capture, energy-efficiency, ge-general-electric, green-data-center, improvement, it-services, operations, performance, power-consumption on February 5th, 2009 by FrankM – Comments Off

GE showcases the company’s energy efficiency talents in its corporate data center. The green data center benefits from an energy dashboard that identifies opportunities for improvement. …

… “GE’s Ohio-based data center features 29,000 square feet of raised floor – equivalent to six professional basketball courts – and includes more than 3,800 IT systems. The data center consumes 24 million kWh of power each year. To help with the reduction of water and energy, GE is updating the data center with nearly 30 products from nine different GE businesses, including power quality, chilled water, electrical, security and IT services equipment.

The automation solution installed at the data center will provide a simple view of all operations with drill-down capabilities into specific functional elements and equipment. Through a dashboard application, the data center is provided with summary, comparative, and location operational performance data so that challenges and improvement opportunities can be quickly identified, quantified and acted upon. Compliance reporting and the ability to address future requirements, as well as provide easy modifications to these reporting needs, was a necessity. ” …

Via GE: Company Data Center