Green Grid Data Center Energy Measurement Recommendation Open for Comments

Posted in data-center, energy-management, green-grid, guidelines, pue, standards, the-green-grid on July 22nd, 2010 by FrankM – Comments Off

Green Grid and industry task force have collaborated to assemble a set of recommendations on measuring and publishing values for PUE at data center facilities.

Data Center Efficiency Recommendations (PDF).

Oil Services Data Centre Achieves Tangible Value from Energy Efficiency

Posted in cooling-system, country-uk, data-centre, ecofris-cooling, energy-efficiency, green-design, green-grid, green-power, keysource, power-analysis, power-usage-effectiveness-rating, pue, the-green-grid on June 16th, 2010 by FrankM – Comments Off

Keysource collaborates with Petroleum GeoServices to implement ecofris data centre cooling technology, which results in significant tangible energy efficiency benefits.  …

…   “Initial results confirm that the data centre has achieved a Power Usage Effectiveness (PUE) ratio – an energy calculation recommended by industry sponsored organisation Green Grid – of 1.2 compared to a typical UK figure for a conventionally designed data centre of 2.2. “   …

Via Keysource: Petroleum Geo-Services (PGS) data centre case study (PDF).

Petroleum Geo-Services (PGS) offers a broad range of products including; seismic and electromagnetic services, data acquisition, processing, reservoir analysis/interpretation and multi-client library data.

Green Grid Energy Efficiency

Posted in collaboration, computing-ecosystem, consortium, data-center, efficiency, energy-efficiency, extreme-networks, government, networking, standards, the-green-grid on August 13th, 2008 by FrankM – Comments Off

Extreme Networks joins The Green Grid to further the efficient use of energy in networking. …

… “Extreme Networks will help promote the adoption of energy efficient standards, processes, measurements and technologies within data centers. The Green Grid is a global consortium dedicated to advancing energy efficiency in data centers and business computing ecosystems. The consortium’s scope includes collaboration with other industry groups and government organizations worldwide to ensure that each organizational goal is aligned with both developers and users of data center technology. ” …

Via Extreme Networks: THE GREEN GRID