Today's IT executives are not only expected to create and maintain high-availability IT environments, but they are also expected to implement green initiatives to satisfy customers, analysts, and government agencies that are worried about the impact of modern, energy-thirsty data centers on the environment. Is such a dual mandate reasonable? Can companies be expected to maintain service levels and reduce their carbon footprints at the same time? The White Paper offers a description of the different types of services available to improved energy efficiency data center design and a prescription for successful implementation.
Weather Means Business: Enabling transformative decision-making with precise weather data for energy and utilities, insurance, retailing and the public sector
Weather has a profound and widespread influence on business. We are all vulnerable to unforeseen weather events, and the inability to manage weather-related risk can limit business success, thwart economic development and threaten public safety. This whitepaper discusses the uses cases for weather data for various industries, including government, insurance, retail and energy and utilities.
This white paper moves beyond the hype of green IT and provides substantial support for implementing practical, yet cost effective power management policies and tools to "green" your IT environment and boost your bottom line.