Epson will stop producing laser printers by 2026, cites sustainability
Printer manufacturer Epson is abandoning laser printing technology in favour of inkjet systems and self-proclaimed sustainability credentials.
Laser printers used to be an expensive investment. Years ago, their high costs made them unaffordable for most households and small businesses, but ultim... Read more
‘HCI reduces datacenter energy consumption by up to 40 percent’
Atlantic Ventures researchers suggest that the move to hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) can reduce datacenter energy consumption by up to 40 percent.
Atlantic Ventures conducted an analysis on behalf of HCI provider Nutanix. Datacenters consume massive amounts of energy. Sustainability goals... Read more
‘To survive economic uncertainty, CIOs should invest in personnel’
Gartner shared three pieces of advice for IT decision-makers and CIOs struggling with economic uncertainty during the opening keynote of its annual IT Symposium. According to the organization, companies can survive the coming months and years by investing in the right technology.
The annual Gar... Read more
Meta slashes water use in data centers
The company seeks to burnish its sustainability bona fides.
Facebook parent Meta is aiming to cut the volume of water used in its datacenters by operating servers at higher temperatures and lower humidity levels. Meta said the plan is part of its commitment to become 'water positive' by 2030.
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NTT launches Sustainability-as-a-Service for emission reduction targets
NTT introduced Sustainability-as-a-Service, an upcoming solution for monitoring, measuring and reporting on emission reduction targets.
The availability and release date are unknown, but the solution's content is set in stone. Sustainability-as-a-Service will allow organizations to monitor emiss... Read more
Formula 1 uses Salesforce to improve fan experience and sustainability
Last weekend, Formula 1 visited Zandvoort again. It seemed almost impossible that the Netherlands would return to the racing calendar, but they succeeded. Good to know is that Formula 1 has no regrets about Zandvoort. According to Formula 1, it's an example of how to organize a good event, create a... Read more
Ericsson launches triple-band tri-sector 5G radio
The new radio device highlights sustainability with reduced power consumption.
Ericsson has unveiled a new triple-band, tri-sector radio that can take on the function of nine single-band radios at once, according to a report in ITPro.
Named Radio 6646, the device furthers Ericsson’s tri-sec... Read more
Accenture scales up sustainability by acquiring Carbon Intelligence
The acquisition marks the fifth sustainability-centered acquisition of Accenture since 2021. Carbon Intelligence is a carbon and climate change strategy consultant. The acquisition price is unknown.
Carbon Intelligence is based in London and specializes in innovative technologies and strategies... Read more
Tesla is being investigated for two new fatal crashes
The Tesla cars' fatal crashes made the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration(NHTSA) investigate Tesla.
Recently, Tesla has been under investigation by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration for two recent fatal crashes of Tesla cars.
The first car crash happened recently ... Read more
Microsoft’s data centers will provide energy to power grids
Microsoft's Irish data centers will be feeding power into the national grid before the end of the year. Thanks to new data center batteries, grid operators become less dependent on coal and gas.
An offline data centre is a worthless data centre. Servers must keep running. In any other case, the ... Read more