Free press releases distribution network?

Agency / Source: NeonDrum Ltd

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article


Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!



Sentry42's Colocation Data Centre Designed with Sustainability in Mind - Demand grows for sustainability across the supply chain – according to new Norwich colocation data centre
Sentry42's Colocation Data Centre Designed with Sustainability in Mind

 

PRZOOM - /newswire/ - Norwich, United Kingdom, 2011/03/17 - Demand grows for sustainability across the supply chain – according to new Norwich colocation data centre.

   
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering IT Services/Network Management Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Sustainability is set to become one of the top three considerations in the purchasing decisions of large UK companies over the next 18 months as the pressure of environmental regulation makes them demand commitment to good environmental practice throughout their supply chain.

In London, the Lord Mayor‘s office has launched the Green Procurement Code to offer organisations assistance with ‘greening’ their supply chain and earlier this month BT revealed a new procurement policy that calls for its 6,000 contracted suppliers to measure, report and reduce their carbon footprints.

“The message is clear,” said Alex Rabbetts, Managing Director of data centre specialists Migration Solutions, “sustainability is not just for big companies – it now going to be important to anyone who wants to sell to them as well.”

The ‘greening’ of the supply chain will mean that companies will need to understand and be accountable for the environmental performance of every aspect of their business and their own suppliers, and this includes how their computer services are hosted.

“For many ‘online intensive’ businesses how and where they procure their hosting will have the biggest impact on their carbon footprint,” said Rabbetts. “The data centre that hosts them will be energy-intensive and companies need to ensure their hosting partners are taking the right steps to minimise their environmental impact - otherwise their carbon footprint will become yours!”

Ask the company that hosts your computers services these five simple questions and see if they will help or hinder your sustainability credentials?

1. What does the data centre do with the heat that its IT equipment generates?
Forward thinking data centres will have heat-recovery plants which re-use heat generated in the technical room to supply hot water and radiators in the communal areas of the data centre, reusing valuable energy that less advanced data centres waste.

2. Does the data centre use the free cooling provided by the UK’s climate?
With a good UK location and state-of-the-art chillers, a data centre can benefit from over 8,000 hours of free cooling every year. The latest technology intelligently monitors the ambient temperature outside and uses it to cool the equipment wherever possible – the chilling equipment only starts running when the ambient outside temperature rises above a pre-set level.

3. Is the air-conditioning system up to the latest environmental specification?
Make sure your host’s Computer Room Air Conditioning (CRAC) units are non-ozone-depleting.

4. Check the data centre’s lighting – does it have motion activated LED lights in all areas?
Unlike conventional light sources, LEDs in many applications will last for more than 10 years of operation. Importantly LEDs do not generate heat like conventional lighting and use only one tenth of the power to produce the same light. Motion activated lighting makes good environmental sense as data centres are managed remotely most of the time.

5. Does the data centre have the right credentials?
The EU Code of Conduct for Data Centres and The Green Grid are the key organisations – is your computer services host a member of either?

“Whilst data centres and computer rooms are huge users of power, much can be done to reduce and minimise their impact on the environment,” says Rabbetts. “Our new Norwich colocation data centre, Sentry42, uses the most environmental heating and cooling systems possible and I expect it to be an important link in many companies sustainable supply chains when it opens in May.”

For further information on Migration Solutions and Sentry42 visit sentry42.com - T: 08451 424242 / E: info[.]sentry42.com.

 
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering IT Services/Network Management Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Agency / Source: NeonDrum Ltd

 
 

Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)

 

Traffic Booster: [/] Quick PRZOOM - Press & Newswire Visibility Checker

 

Distribution / Indexing: [+]

 
 
# # #
 
 
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
IT Services/Network Management articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!


Sentry42's Colocation Data Centre Designed with Sustainability in Mind

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name PRZOOM - Press & Newswire and LINK as the source.
 
  For more information, please visit:
Is this your article? Activate ALL web links by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!
|
Contact: Liz Hartney - NeonDrum.com 
+44 7510 518732 news[.]neondrum.com
 
PRZOOM / PRTODAY - Newswire Today disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any NeonDrum Ltd securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

IT Services/Network Management via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY



Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!




Read Latest Press Releases From NeonDrum Ltd / Company Profile


Read IT Services/Network Management Most Recent Related Press Releases:

Columbia College Chicago Builds E-Learning Network on ADVA FSP 3000
Strategic Integration Partners Significantly Increases Cloud Sales 200% with The Evolve IP OneCloud™
AlgoMatch and Arista 7160 Series Drive Advanced Network Enforcement
DigitalRoute to Attend TM Forum Asia on December 7-8 in Singapore
Evolve IP Honored with BroadSoft ‘Game Changer’ Award
ADVA Optical Networking Introduces Ensemble SmartWAN to Accelerate Virtualized SD-WAN
NEC Enhances Security At The 2016 APEC Economic Leaders' Week in Peru
Philip Linehan Joins EDTS as Sales Executive in Carolinas, Georgia
Multipharma Signs Five-year Contract with Damovo for Transformation Towards New Way of Working
Marcus by Goldman Sachs Deploys Finacle Solution on Cloud for its New Online Lending Business

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns


LIFETIME SOCIAL MEDIA WALL
 
NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business
Find business coaching, life coaching, executive coaching and corporate coaching, best selling coaching books, ...



PREMIUM Members


Visit  JobsWare.com

Visit  BizJobs.com

Visit  Triggr & Bloom







 
  ©2016 PRZOOM — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About PRZOOM | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR free press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneur newswire distribution prtoday.com freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today