Gartner Research

Reduce Costs and Extend the Life of Data Centers Using Server Refresh

Published: 18 March 2014

ID: G00261713

Analyst(s): David Cappuccio

Summary

Rather than keep older equipment beyond its life cycle, one data center director we spoke to opted for a staged replacement of servers to drop energy costs by 50%, while extending the data center's life an additional five years.

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Analysis

  • Server Replacement
  • Bottom Line

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