For many companies, the management of its own data center is not likely to be of strategic importance. An increasing number are turning to outsourced services, but not only because of the..
Press release: EcoDataCenter Gets New Principal Owner in Move to Consolidate the Data Center Market With Climate Positive Concept
EcoDataCenter has completed a directed share issue of SEK 200 million to step up its focus on carbon-positive and climate-adjusted data centers. The share issue was subscribed by a Swedish real..
Huge Media Attention for the World's First Carbon-Dioxide Positive Data Center
Last week's press release on EcoDataCenter's launch of the first carbon-dioxide positive datacenter in the world, drew great attention. Now more than ever, we need positive solutions to the..
Press Release: EcoDataCenter to Put the World’s First Carbon-Positive Data Center into Operation
Increased digitalization will lead to data processing at data centers using one-fifth of the world’s total energy production as early as 2025, as calculations from several researchers and experts..
Data centers remain unprepared for disasters
Uptime Institute has just released their annual global data center survey, with respondents from 867 data center operators and IT practitioners. And paradoxically (quoting the study): "Most..
The (Cost) Benefits of Colocation
Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) is not a new idea, but it’s a solid way to work out what you will have to pay for a product or service. It takes every possible cost involved in owning or running..
The cost-efficiency of an environmentally friendly datacenter
When you think of eco-friendly goods there’s often a warning bell ringing in your head saying, ‘this is going to cost a premium’. It seems organic food, fairly traded clothing and electric cars..
Our demand for internet, IT, cloud services and data - the secret climate offender.
Today’s information driven society goes under the radar in terms of its dependence on fossil fuels. Despite producing more emissions that the airline sector, it’s something we don’t particularly..
Changing the Driving Seat with Colocation
“But we will lose control” – cries a manager when somebody suggests outsourcing data center operations. And keeping infrastructure in-house certainly does mean that you sit in the driving seat,..
How to cut your IT carbon emissions in one easy step
Do you know that the IT industry produces the same amount of carbon dioxide as the airline business? Many people overlook this startling fact and, therefore, don’t even think about including IT..