Data centres, like all buildings, can also be sustainable and energy efficient.
Data centres are buildings dedicated to housing computer systems and associated components, such as telecommunications and storage devices. In recent years, sustainability concerning energy use in data centres has become a growing concern. According to energy efficiency expert Mr Anders Andrae, Principal Architect of Huawei Technologies in Sweden, data centres consume about 1 - 3 percent of all electricity worldwide. This figure could rise to a global total of 3 percent in 2030 .
Bridging the energy gap critical for DC delivery and growth in Asia
Data Centre Solutions Part of an Aggressive Global Expansion Program
Black Box, the trusted digital partner for enterprises across the globe, today announced that it is partnering with one of the world’s most renowned and prominent social media organisations on its global data centre expansion program. The potential data centre work could total $300 million or more for Black Box—making it the largest customer and deal in the company’s history.