Tag: telecommunications

Wireless networks cast huge shadow on cloud energy usage

| April 22, 2013 | 0 Comments
Wireless networks cast huge shadow on cloud energy usage

Originally published on Communications Day The industry’s focus on data centres as the main producers of carbon dioxide emissions in the ICT sector misses the point, according to a new white paper by the Centre for Energy Efficient Telecommunications at the University of Melbourne. According to ‘The Power of Wireless Cloud’ report, access networks and […]

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Metronode scores A$182m govt data centre contract

| May 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

Australia’s Metronode, a subsidiary of Leighton Contractors, has signed a A$182 million contract with the New South Wales Government under the Data Centre Reform project for the provision of two managed data centres in NSW. This significant contract will see Metronode build two new large-scale energy efficient data centres in NSW – one located in […]

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Korean firms top latest Dow Jones Sustainability Index’s ‘Supersectors’ for Technology, Telecoms

| September 10, 2011 | 0 Comments

South Korea’s KT Corp. and Samsung Electronics have top their respective ‘Supersectors’ in the latest Dow Jones Sustainability Index. The annual ranking of publicly-listed companies based on their investment return and sustainable performance combines evaluations from the Dow Jones Global Total Stock Market and corporate sustainability assessment conducted by sustainability investing firm, SAM. In addition […]

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Guest post: 50 Energy Opex Saving Strategies for Telecom Operators – Green Telecom

| November 24, 2010 | 4 Comments
Guest post: 50 Energy Opex Saving Strategies for Telecom Operators – Green Telecom

By Pareekh Jain Energy is one of the largest opex head for Telecom Operators. Telecom Operators are looking for energy opex savings strategies both for increasing profitability and going Green. Equipment Vendors are looking at opex saving strategies from piece meal perspective limited by breadth of their solutions portfolio. Below is a representative list of […]

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