As a Seattle based company we are very aware of the impact our industry has on our planet. As we highlighted in our Earth Day blog post, the technology infrastructure industry is taking a closer look into making systems more ‘green’ and energy-efficient.
The energy saving data center is not the only green technology blossoming in the industry. A recent six-month study conducted by Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, along with contributions from Northwestern University, has found some pretty incredible results for cloud energy saving and efficiency! According to an InfoWorld article that highlights the reports findings, common software apps in use by 86 million US workers daily cold save enough energy every year to power Los Angeles for an entire year! Sounds pretty green to us. Read more about it here.
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