Schneider Electric Blog https://blog.se.com Global Specialist in Energy Management and Automation Tue, 27 Oct 2020 01:48:43 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Examining the Amazon Plan for Re-using Data Center Waste Water https://blog.se.com/datacenter/power-and-cooling/2014/10/21/examining-amazon-plan-re-using-data-center-waste-water/ Tue, 21 Oct 2014 13:14:26 +0000 http://blog.schneider-electric.com/?p=17032 I have always believed that innovation is a team sport. So I read with interest the recent blog post about how Amazon is planning to use waste heat from a... Read more »

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Beware the Unintended Consequences of Government Regulations around Cyber Security https://blog.se.com/datacenter/2014/02/03/beware-unintended-consequences-government-regulations-around-cyber-security/ Mon, 03 Feb 2014 19:11:59 +0000 http://blog.schneider-electric.com/?p=12076 Some big Internet companies made news recently with the announcement that they are urging President Obama to set limits on government surveillance. While on the face of it this may... Read more »

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Todays Standards are the Regulations of Tomorrow https://blog.se.com/datacenter/2013/05/14/todays-standards-are-the-regulations-of-tomorrow/ Tue, 14 May 2013 16:31:47 +0000 http://blog.schneider-electric.com/?p=7210 In my work as Director of Global Standards, Codes and Environment for the Schneider Electric IT Business, I often work with or present testimony to government entities as they come... Read more »

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Congrats to The Green Grid – a 2013 Computerworld Honors Laureate in Sustainability https://blog.se.com/datacenter/environment/2013/05/02/congrats-to-the-green-grid-a-2013-computerworld-honors-laureate-in-sustainability/ Thu, 02 May 2013 17:58:42 +0000 http://blog.schneider-electric.com/?p=6014 Regular readers of this blog may have picked up on the fact that Schneider Electric is a big supporter of The Green Grid, a global consortium dedicated to promoting resource... Read more »

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Data Center Highlights From The Green Grid Forum 2013 https://blog.se.com/datacenter/environment/2013/03/11/data-center-highlights-from-the-green-grid-forum-2013/ https://blog.se.com/datacenter/environment/2013/03/11/data-center-highlights-from-the-green-grid-forum-2013/#comments Mon, 11 Mar 2013 14:14:02 +0000 http://blog-dev.schneider-electric.com/datacenter/?p=4348 I spent a couple of days last week in Santa Clara, Calif. at The Green Grid Forum 2013, the annual get-together where Green Grid members share their best on the... Read more »

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Harmonizing Global Metrics for Data Center Energy Efficiency https://blog.se.com/datacenter/data-center-architecture/2012/11/26/harmonizing-global-metrics-for-data-center-energy-efficiency/ Mon, 26 Nov 2012 13:47:18 +0000 http://blog.schneider-electric.com/datacenter/?p=3626 A pivotal tool of modern business and government is the advanced data center.  You want the data center to be advanced, to have capabilities to deliver all the tools of... Read more »

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Power, Pollution and the Internet: What The Good Data Centers are Doing Today https://blog.se.com/datacenter/data-center-architecture/2012/09/27/power-pollution-and-the-internet-what-the-good-data-centers-are-doing-today/ Thu, 27 Sep 2012 16:20:37 +0000 http://blog.schneider-electric.com/datacenter/?p=3290 What a compelling article! IT and specifically data centers are single handedly the cause of waste in energy? The New York Times article titled, “Power, Pollution and the Internet” by... Read more »

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How Schneider Electric Became First to Receive the New Energy Star Rating for UPS Products https://blog.se.com/datacenter/environment/2012/09/11/how-schneider-electric-became-first-to-receive-the-new-energy-star-rating-for-ups-products/ https://blog.se.com/datacenter/environment/2012/09/11/how-schneider-electric-became-first-to-receive-the-new-energy-star-rating-for-ups-products/#comments Tue, 11 Sep 2012 18:38:06 +0000 http://blog.schneider-electric.com/datacenter/?p=3114 On September 5, Schneider Electric made what I consider to be a significant announcement: our Back-UPS and Smart-UPS systems have become the first uninterruptible power supplies to earn Energy Star... Read more »

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