Green Grid Issues Recommendations for PUE Measurement

By Ainsley Jones | Jul 16, 2010 | Print this Page
The Green Grid, in conjunction with data center industry groups and U.S. government agencies, has released a white paper that recommends a specific process for measuring a data center's Power Usage Effectiveness. The aim of the task force's report is to bring consistency to the PUE metric and make it easier for different facilities to compare their results, according to ZDNet.

The task force also plans to issue a second version of its recommendations in the future for data centers that are part of mixed-use facilties like office buildings, PC World reports.