Efficient Server Power Conversion

Posted in electrical-system, electricity-consumption, green-design, modules, power-conversion, server-efficiency, voltage-regulator on July 31st, 2009 by FrankM – Comments Off

Google uses inefficiency data to drive its green initiatives. The company’s servers are powered with minimized losses through better designs. …

… “Similarly, our motherboards use very efficient voltage regulator modules, maximizing the amount of electricity delivered to the components that do work. Our servers only lose a little over 15% of the electricity they pull from the wall during these power conversion steps, less than half of what is lost in a typical server. ” …

Via Google: Green Energy Initiatives

Cisco Service Density Creates Energy Capacity

Posted in appliance, capacity, cisco, density, energy-capacity, it-services, modular, modules on February 13th, 2009 by FrankM – Comments Off