Energy management is an underappreciated asset in most TMT organizations. Very few organizations have implemented holistic corporate energy strategies that leverage energy-derived intelligence and energy management capabilities to enable smart operations.
Piecemeal approaches to energy management face limitations in scalability, intelligence, and integration. A holistic and coordinated approach is required. In this whitepaper we describe the necessary components of a holistic energy strategy that aims to drive operational improvement far beyond energy cost reduction.
Even as top-line revenue growth slows industry-wide, service providers face continuing escalation in demand for bandwidth, IT, and cloud services. Satisfying customers is more energy intensive than ever, raising the importance of effective energy management.