Microsoft, Facebook take the plunge with novel cloud cooling approaches

June 12, 2018 by  
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The new technologies could allow data centers to be installed in far more remote locations than ever before.

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Is your company ready for a driverless electric shuttle?

June 12, 2018 by  
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Autonomous shuttles on corporate campuses could really move the market.

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The data on green data centers is still pretty cloudy

April 24, 2018 by  
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Efficiency gains and clean power investments are adding up for companies such as Google, Microsoft and Facebook, but the pace of digital expansion is making it tough to keep up.

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Cities mobilize to avert ‘peak delivery’ congestion

April 24, 2018 by  
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The rise of online shopping is jamming traffic and creating new urban sustainability challenges.

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Why data center provider Digital Realty is offering green leases to customers

April 9, 2018 by  
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Here are more details on the five principles driving its first-of-a-kind program.

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Six principles to drive cleaner data centers

August 31, 2016 by  
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A new set of six principles are providing momentum to achieving cleaner data centers.

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HP’s Martin Fink on the pursuit of a greener Internet

April 28, 2016 by  
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As both the volume and the power of data grow expontentially, there is increased demand to reduce the energy use of computing.Martin Fink, chief technology officer of Hewlett-Packard Enterprise, spoke to GreenBiz Editor in Chief Joel Makower about how he believes we can design this desired greener Internet during the VERGE 2015 conference in San Jose, California. 

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Is Google Secretly Building a Floating Data Center in the San Francisco Bay?

October 28, 2013 by  
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There’s something strange happening in the San Francisco Bay, and it seems to involve Google and a giant barge made out of shipping containers . Google has never been shy about chasing audacious new technology – hello Google Glass and self-driving vehicles –  and it seems that the tech company may be secretly working on one of its latest ideas: a floating data center. No one is sure exactly what is going on, but according to a few inquisitive souls at Cnet , it looks like Google is responsible for a giant barge being constructed just off of Treasure Island. Read the rest of Is Google Secretly Building a Floating Data Center in the San Francisco Bay? Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: google data center , google data center patent , google floating data center , google san Francisco bay data center , Google water based data center , google water based data center patent , google water center patent , google water data center patent , green data center , green innovations , patent US7525207 , sea water cooled data center , water cooled data center , wave power , wave power technology , wave powered data center        

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