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GLRPPR Sector Resource: Reducing Data Center Energy Consumption

Reducing Data Center Energy Consumption

Rising data center energy consumption and increasing energy costs have combined to elevate the importance of reducing data center energy consumption as a strategy to reduce costs, manage capacity, and promote environmental responsibility. This article provides guidance on prioritizing efficiency efforts and tailoring best practices to data center equipment and operating practices. (PDF, 8 pp)


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November 2008

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