March, 2008

  • Datacenter energy consumption is rarely a operating cost issue.

    From a chat with Dave O'hara today, I thought I would blog some thoughts around datacenter energy consumption and some common confusion concerning costs. Do organizations with dedicated datacenters save money when they install more efficient servers...
  • Thinking about Eric Janszen's article: the Next Bubble

    In Feb 2008 edition of Harpers, Eric Janszen wrote an article titled "The Next Bubble" where he descibed the wave of investment in altnerative energy as the next bubble. http://www.harpers.org/archive/2008/02/0081908 While I aggree, there is good probability...
  • Working on Sustainable Architectural Best Practices

    I was asked to prepare architectural best practices as we help others improve. So from observing our own customers, partners as well as our own operations, here is a short initial list of 5 approaches. Take a look and feel free to provide ideas and suggestions...