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Going Green: Energy Efficiency in the Data Center
• Define what it means to be green in the data center • List the benefits of being green • Identify the key elements involved in sustaining a green environment • Demonstrate how reliability and a green environment are related • Examine the efficiency level of a green data center • Describe how developing a green environment can potentially lower the total cost of ownership
Tax breaks, lower electric bills, impressed customers - Companies are finding plenty of benefits in greening up their buildings. As the overall cost of supplying power, energy, and resources increases, data centers will need to take a new approach and examine where they can be cost and energy efficient, as well as reliable. As this course will demonstrate, one is not mutually exclusive of the other. There are some clear ways to remain at an acceptable level of reliability without sacrificing the efficiency that the environmentally responsible data center requires. Course Credits: This course has been approved by the US Green Building Council (USGBC) for the following continuing education credits: • Approved by USGBC for (1) GBCI CE Hour for LEED Professionals • Approved for (1) GBCI CE Hour • Approved for (1) GBCI CE Hour for LEED Credentialing Maintenance Program (CMP) This course has been approved by American Hotel and Lodging Educational Institute (AHLEI) for the following recertification points: • Certified Engineering Operations Executive (CEOE) for (1) point. This course has been approved by BOMI International for the following continuing education credit: • Approved by BOMI for (1) CPD point. This course qualifies for Continuing Professional Development (CPD) credits for graduates of the RPA, FMA, and/or SMA designation programs by BOMI International, the Independent Institute for Property and Facility Management Education. This course has been approved by the Construction CPD Certification Service for the following continuing education credit: • Approved by CPD for (1) CPD point
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• Define what it means to be green in the data center • List the benefits of being green • Identify the key elements involved in sustaining a green environment • Demonstrate how reliability and a green environment are related • Examine the effici...
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