8 PUE questions to ask when comparing colocation providers

Comparing PUE Between Co-Location Data Centers—and Why It Matters

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Did you know that 40% of enterprise IT managers are paying more for colocation contracts than initially expected? This stat calls for a new approach to data center energy efficiency. But without a consistent definition of power usage effectiveness (PUE), and a standard for how it’s measured, it’ll be difficult to compare the efficiency level of one data center to another—and one colocation provider to another.   

This paper is designed to help you understand the different data center efficiency metrics—and give you the questions to ask prospective colocation providers. Download now to learn how annualized PUE affects operating expenditures and peak PUE affects capital cost, as well as 8 key questions that’ll help you use these metrics to compare colocation providers. 

Vendor:
Aligned Energy
Posted:
21 Aug 2017
Published:
21 Aug 2017
Format:
PDF
Length:
15 Page(s)
Type:
White Paper
Language:
English
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