Energy Efficiency

Virtualization Triple Play
By July 4, 2011 Read More →

Virtualization Triple Play

High Moon Studios Triple Play Increasing performance, reducing I/O bottlenecks, and lowering IT energy costs in VMware environment What most IT professionals don’t realize is that changes to applications that result in increased performance and increased throughput also impact energy utilization, which goes down dramatically. Local utilities can then offer handsome energy rebates to customers […]

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Free Market Clouds
By September 21, 2010 Read More →

Free Market Clouds

Why Cloud Computing Will Reinvigorate Capitalism Ed Lucente I believe that the impact of cloud computing to the IT industry and to society at-large will be as significant as the Industrial Revolution was to market economies, otherwise known as capitalism. I’d like to explore the benefits of cloud computing, along with some potential threats. Incidentally, […]

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By July 17, 2010 Read More →

The Coming “C” Change in Data Centers

June 15, 2010 By Edward J. Lucente Vice President of Business Development, Data Center Rebates, Inc. http://www.hpcwire.com/features/The-Coming-C-Change-in-Datacenters-96420844.html Recently, I was at the Uptime Institute in New York and had several conversations about carbon dioxide (CO₂) management for data centers. Energy consumed by U.S. data centers in 2010 will reach 3% of overall U.S. energy production. […]

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