IoT & EcoStruxure: Data Center Solutions for Mainfreight | Schneider Electric

New Zealand, being a small country at the bottom of the world, we’re highly reliant on the import and export of goods. Without the ability to move freight in and out of the country, the economy would suffer. My name is David Hall, I’m the Group IT Infrastructure Manager for Mainfreight. The decisions we make […]

Wellcome Sanger Institute uses EcoStruxure IT Expert to Drive Energy Efficiency | Schneider Electric

I’m Simon Binley, I’m the data centre manager at the Wellcome Sanger Institute The Institute supports large-scale projects that use genomic data to advance the understanding of human DNA Our data has enabled improved outcomes in the treatment of conditions affecting a huge number of people around the world. Computing has always been central to […]

Life Is On Everywhere, For Everyone, At Every Moment | Schneider Electric

The world is full of people … … telling you who to believe they are. Well, we thought we’d tell you who we’re not. Let’s start here: We’re not in shipping. We don’t make lifts. Seriously. No lifts. We do this. We’re good at this. And we make all of these. And even though you’ll […]

Why Did Microsoft Put a Data Center Underwater?

“Cloud computing” has been a buzzword for a few years now, it’s the term for when software, data storage, and processing is handled remotely in a server somewhere rather than on the local device you’re on. Despite its lofty name though, it doesn’t take place up in some mystical cloud, but rather inside a mundane […]

Google’s Amazing Floating Data Centers

Google is in the final stages of building a four-story tall data center on a ship in San Francisco Bay that will be not only cooled, but also powered, renewably, by the ocean. An investigative report by CNET left little doubt that the secretive project is the work of Google, who has set the project […]

The Continued Rise of Renewable Energy

With increasing global demand in renewable energy, where are the best opportunities for companies going forward? I’m Peter Wilson, and I’m joined today by John McCann. John is a managing director in the Global Power and Utilities Group at Barclays Investment Bank and has over 15 years of power experience in investment banking and consulting. […]