Friday data center tidbits.


First up today is an article about greenwashing. Just looking at the PR releases flowing in the Twitter stream shows not only egregious greenwash (HP’s Wynyard data center starts off air cooled, then wind cooled, then GLACIAL wind cooled) but high levels of cloudwash as well (I define cloudwash as the attachment of the term “cloud” to things having little or nothing whatsoever to do with cloud computing). Come on folks, can the BS and actually DO something worth the claim!

Next up is the piece about Washington’s data center tax giveaway passing. I hope they have better luck than South Carolina did with Google.

Email or call me or visit the SwiftWater Telecom web site for cloud computing services and green data center services (without the tax handouts).

Vern

swiftwater telecom rcs cloud computing logo

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s