Virtualization and N1SM are Ecofriendly
By nwooler on Sep 28, 2007
How can IT stop global warming? I came across a great example this afternoon while looking over some of the great news about Sun's accomplishments this quarter. Sun in partnership with VMware helped a large British Utility company consolidate their IT infrastructure and in the process save 229 kilowatts and 1,000 BTU per hours.
You can read the entire write up here.
One of the other aspects of the solution that is interesting is they are using N1 System Manager to provision and monitor the environment. It has power management features and monitoring information about power consumption.
You can get more information about the product here.