1. Barclays ‘Fires’ 9,000 Idle Servers From Data Centers

    Barclays ‘Fires’ 9,000 Idle Servers From Data Centers

    Bank reduces power consumption by 2.5 megawatts, slashes power bill by $5.4M, wins Uptime’s Server Roundup contest 

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    1. Data Center Design:

      Construction and Infrastructure, Container, Data Center Outages, Monitoring, Power and Cooling
    2. Policy:

      Cap and Trade, Carbon Footprint, Carbon Reduction Commitment, Carbon Tax, Emissions
    3. Power:

      Biomass, Fossil Fuel, Fuel Cell, Geothermal, Hydro, Nuclear, Solar, Wind
    4. Application:

      Cloud Computing, Grid Computing
    5. Technology:

      Microblogging, Networking, Servers, Storage, Supercomputer
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    1. We are seeing reductions in power, cooling, rack space and network port utilization – all of this while our usable compute footprint goes up, giving us the room to continue to grow the business.
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