Podcast:Boosting efficiency and saving costs with green IT

After years of uncontrolled growth, many datacentres face a crisis as they run into space and power constraints. Even though remedies to the problems exist, current typical business practices concerning datacentres do not encourage the prioritisation of power reduction within one of the most power hungry areas of a business.

After years of uncontrolled growth, many datacentres face a crisis as they run into space and power constraints. Even though remedies to the problems exist, current typical business practices concerning datacentres do not encourage the prioritisation of power reduction within one of the most power hungry areas of a business.

Datacentre utilisation and resourcing is becoming a huge issue. According to research a worrying number of firms do not measure utilisation and may have totally incorrect ideas as to the real level of their resource usage.

This podcast will show how green IT is right at the heart of addressing the current problem of datacentre resourcing and utilisation. It will look at the green IT strategies that firms can take in order to improve resourcing and utilisation efficiencies

It will:

  • Highlight the current datacentre landscape and what issues exist regarding utilisation and resource usage
  • Offer suggestions as to what technology and methodology deployment is appropriate to solve these issues— blade severs, increased virtualisation etc—and how they can be at the heart of the green IT agenda
  • Ask what pitfalls there may be in attempting to deploy such solutions and how to avoid them
  • What the future may bring in terms of energy-efficient technologies that can bring about efficiencies in the datacentre
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