What's preventing data centres from going green?

Green data centres have been a hot topic for years, and today's facilities face even more pressure to reduce power consumption. An expert discusses the challenges data centres face in their efforts to build a green IT infrastructure.

The push to go green in the data centre has been ongoing for years, and the Uptime Institute's annual Symposium drives this message home. In this video, Pitt Turner of Uptime Technology Services discusses the opportunities data centres have to decrease consumption and the hurdles they still face in their efforts to become more environmentally friendly.

This was last published in July 2009

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