As the amount of power consumed by IT continues to rise, the associated cost and environmental impact is becoming increasingly alarming. Power is already the single biggest operating expense in the data centre. However, much of this power is wasted, resulting in unnecessary heat, expense, and upstream carbon emissions.
In this 45 minute webcast, learn the specific steps you can take to help combat this problem. Discover why having efficient equipment and facilities is not enough and why a holistic program which also encompasses good processes and governance produces the best results. Attendees will review:
- The problem of power consumption in the data centre, and why a holistic approach is important for achieving the best results
- Some key elements of process and governance critical to a successful Green IT program and how they impact power consumption
- Specific steps you can take to help start a Green IT program or advance an existing one