Verizon Reduces Data Center Energy Consumption

June 10, 2011 by · Comments Off on Verizon Reduces Data Center Energy Consumption 

Webmaster ToolboxNEW YORK and EL CERRITO, Calif. – Using innovative technology that targets cooling efficiency, Verizon has significantly reduced energy consumption and carbon emissions at 24 of its U.S. data centers. The technology, intelligent energy-management systems from Vigilent™, enabled Verizon to achieve the following results:

• Turning off approximately 40 percent of the computer room air conditioners in these data centers within two days of implementing the energy management systems, providing an instant reduction in energy consumption and an anticipated savings of more than 55 million kilowatts annually. Read more