Success Stories

Goethe University Frankfurt - Germany

The Centre for Scientific Computing (CSC) of the Goethe University Frankfurt created the LOEWE-CSC, a hybrid cluster used for research purposes.

KPN - The Netherlands

KPN owns ten data centres throughout the Netherlands, where they store their customer's data and run their software. The new data centre at the High Tech Campus in Eindhoven is powered by a 100% sustainably generated energy.

EDF - France

EDF owns several data centres, among which NOE data centre, located in Val de Reuil, and one its biggest data centres. In 2016, the NOE data centre was certified ISO 50001, along with all data centres of EDF.

Telia Sonera - Sweden

In order to meet customers' expectations in terms of reduced environmental impacts, Telia Sonera Sweden ran several modernization programs focused on reducing energy consumption and costs related to facility rent.

Altron - Czech Republic

Altron a.s. is a European data centre and computer consulting services firm. The company decided the renovation, upgrade and improvement of one of its existing hosting data centres, where the indoor air conditioning units were approaching end of life.

Sun Microsystems (Oracle) - USA

As part of the company's ongoing commitment to greening its global operations, Sun Microsystems (acquired by Oracle) unveiled three active, new data centres.

Postbank - Germany

The most important economic value of performed measures beside a quick “return of investment” was the reduced energy costs due to energy savings (about 58 %).

University of Coimbra - Portugal

In the laboratory of Advanced Computer (LCA) in the University Coimbra was installed a free-cooling system of about 170.000 BTU/hour.

Beaulieu College - South Africa

Having tried thin-client processors to save energy, the school found them unsuitable for their demanding curriculu. When looking to expand their ICT facilities, they were concerned about the impact more PCs and subsequent air-conditioning requirements would have on their energy usage.

Digital3rd - UK

As a business dedicated to developing the next generation of technical talent, one of Digital3rd’s primary objectives was to ensure that they had the very latest technology. The team were equally passionate about running their business in an energy efficient, sustainable way.

 

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