Tag: Datacenter

Data Cloud Europe 2016 and Envirotech

This past month Envirotech attended yet another data center convention. However, this was none other than Data Cloud Europe, hosted in Monaco. The world renowned convention attracts the largest industry players from all over the world, including Norway, where Oslo Data Center Location and Invest in Norway collaborated on making Pod 41 an attraction this…

Data Centre World and Envirotech

Once you`ve been to an event such as CeBIT, you`re hooked. The same goes for Envirotech, who have decided to attend yet another international data centre convention, no more than a month after our outing to Hannover, Germany. Data Centre World in London is kicking off tomorrow, April 12th, and will host 246 exhibitors, but…

Google Makes its Biggest Renewable Energy Purchase Yet

As far as the general public is concerned, Google and its data centers have become synonymous with the internet, and when activists call for a greener internet, Google data centers are in the spotlight more than anyone else’s. On the rare occasion that the public eye turns to the issue of carbon emissions associated with…

The Problem of Inefficient Cooling in Smaller Data Centers

A lot of the conversation about inefficiency of data centers focuses on underutilized servers. The famous splashy New York Times article in 2012 talked about poor server utilization rates and pollution from generator exhaust; we covered a Stanford study earlier this year that revealed just how wide the problem of underutilized compute is in scope….