Energy Efficient Cooling Solutions for Data Centers
Introducing an Emerson Network Power tool for evaluating cooling system total cost of ownership
Global electricity prices increased 56 percent1 between 2002 and 2006, right along with a dramatic upswing in data center energy consumption. The financial implications are staggering, with annual power costs for U.S. data centers as high as $4.5 billion2. Beyond that, the environmental costs of data center energy demands also concern many organizations today. Whether the motivation is reducing costs, minimizing carbon footprint or both, many organizations are committed to finding solutions that help improve data center efficiency.