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Measuring sustainability in data centres: 2021 edition

Blog | Feb. 8, 2021, 1:09 p.m.

Power Usage Effectiveness (PUE) is a widely used metric by data centres as a proxy for energy efficiency. Though PUE could indicate the power and cooling infrastructure overhead compared to IT, it doe

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How to execute a 5 year strategy on server efficiency

Blog | Feb. 1, 2021, 9:57 a.m.

A large managed service provider in Northern England recently carried out a snapshot report on the energy efficiency of their server estate. The initial report gave some interesting data on <a target=

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Meet Astrid Wynne, Head of Partnerships at Interact

Blog | Jan. 26, 2021, 1:14 p.m.

Astrid Wynne is Head of Partnerships at Interact and Sustainability Lead at Techbuyer. She is also a part of numerous Circular Economy organisations and recently became a member of the Free ICT Europe

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Interact Launch Reaches Industry, Business and Local News

Blog | Jan. 14, 2021, 6:36 p.m.

Interact is a unique software tool that enables data centre managers to limit CO2 emissions, reduce their carbon footprint, and generate cost savings. The tool produces innovative, scientific and cost

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How machine learning helped calculate server energy consumption

Blog | Dec. 16, 2020, 4:51 p.m.

Without a doubt, machine learning has transformed data centres. It has helped immensely in increasing energy efficiency and reducing carbon footprint by autonomously adjusting cooling systems, analysi

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Results of INTERACT analysis of 35 rack data centre

Blog | Dec. 11, 2020, 12:40 p.m.

One of the most exciting phases of product development is seeing the product work in a real-life situation for the first time. November 2020 was that moment for INTERACT. A thirty-five rack data centr

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INTERACT Team achieve IEMA Circular Economy Award success

Press Release | Dec. 10, 2020, 5:51 p.m.

The team behind INTERACT, a smart software tool that helps data centres increase energy efficiency, decrease costs and reduce the environmental impact of their IT hardware, celebrated an IEMA award to

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Supporting Government moves towards zero carbon

Blog | Dec. 10, 2020, 4:10 p.m.

In July 2020, I was in the privileged position to provide oral evidence to the Environmental Audit Committee in Westminster for the enquiry into electronic waste and the circular economy. Having spent

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