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Leading tech firms make CDP 2105 Climate A List

| November 6, 2015 | 0 Comments
Leading tech firms make CDP 2105 Climate A List

The Carbon Disclosure Project has named its A List companies for 2015. The A List represents companies that were graded ‘A’ for their climate change mitigation and reporting efforts for the past year – basically scoring 85 out 100 in the CDP grading. In addition, companies will have to score maximum points for reducing emissions […]

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Greenpeace “clicking green” report revisit

| June 11, 2015 | 0 Comments
Greenpeace “clicking green” report revisit

Above is a great visualisation of the carbon profile of the Internet’s hosting infrastructure from Greenpeace’s Clicking Green report. The data presents the level of renewable energy usage by the companies that deliver most of the applications and services, i.e. Apple, Google, Facebook, etc, and those that provide the physical locations to host those applications […]

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Can the ICT sector think big enough to tackle big challenges? | GreenBiz

| April 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

The 2015 Living Progress Exchange yielded perspectives and ideas for transformative change and systems-based approaches to greening the ICT industry. Source: Can the ICT sector think big enough to tackle big challenges? | GreenBiz

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Greenpeace slams coal-powered data centres

| April 23, 2012 | 0 Comments
Greenpeace slams coal-powered data centres

As someone who writes about green telecommunications practices, the focus for me has always been on driving energy efficiency at increasingly power-hungry data centres, especially those powering big cloud services. Greenpeace however has highlighted another key aspect of the insatiable appetite for power from data centre – the fact that most of them are powered […]

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Could the industry design data centres that can be powered by solar and wind?

| August 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

Data centres are notorious energy hogs that put them beyond the reach of most renewable energy sources. Today, the only way that a data centre can be powered by renewable energy is when it is built next to a hydro electric dam, or in a market where the utility power is from a renewable source […]

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Visualising the cloud market – Wikibon

| May 4, 2011 | 0 Comments
Visualising the cloud market – Wikibon

A great visual look at the cloud market…

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HP improves storage system efficiency

| March 8, 2011 | 0 Comments

via: HP advances scalable cloud computing. HP has reportedly qualified its HP X9300 Network Storage Gateway for use with HP 3PAR Storage Systems. The new solution combines the thin-storage capabilities of 3PAR Utility Storage with the tiering and data migration capabilities of the X9300 to reduce capacity requirements by 50%. HP also introduced the HP […]

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HP to sell Polycom portfolio globally

| March 29, 2010 | 0 Comments

Polycom announced an expanded global agreement where Polycom’s complete portfolio of voice and video conferencing technologies, including joint go-to-market activity and future technology development, will be sold by HP. Under the expanded agreement, Polycom video and voice solutions for unified communications and stand-alone operation will be sold and delivered through HP as part of the […]

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Microsoft, HP launch US$250m cloud venture, as IBM wins biggest cloud project in the world

| January 15, 2010 | 0 Comments
Microsoft, HP launch US$250m cloud venture, as IBM wins biggest cloud project in the world

IT heavyweights Microsoft and HP is getting together in a US$250 cloud computing pact that will work on better integration of their respective technology platforms. The joint investment will see the companies develop and sell systems for the cloud computing space. Both companies have been active in the cloud space, but each was approaching the […]

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HP’s Data Center Environmental Edge offers visualisation tools for energy management

| November 11, 2009 | 0 Comments
HP’s Data Center Environmental Edge offers visualisation tools for energy management

HP already had a sensor system for determining data centre cooling performance, but starting January 2010, the company will also provide you with a host of software tools that give you a graphical view of your data centre’s environment. The HP Data Center Environmental Edge product now leverages wireless sensor technology to provide graphical visualisation […]

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