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Today: Toshiba and Fujitsu deliver on their data center IT infrastructure visions; signs that Kleiner Perkins’ cleantech love affair is coming to an end; and a profile on Cisco’s Smart Grid maven, Laura Ipsen.
Fujitsu touts ‘green datacenter in a box’ – GreenTech Pastures
Fujitsu to mid-sized businesses: You too can have green servers!
Toshiba’s space-saving Modular Data Center Business – Gizmag
Near Tokyo, the company demonstrates a data center that goes up quick and is highly energy efficient.
Cisco’s Laura Ipsen: Solving the Smart Grid Puzzle With an Almost Unlimited Budget – Fast Company
Meet the exec driving smart grid strategy for the computing networking giant Cisco. Looks kinda like Diana Krall in that first pic. Not a bad thing 🙂
Is Kleiner Moving Away from Greentech & Back to Web? – Earth2Tech, GigaOM
With few signs of a clean exit, the VC appears to have less of an appetite for cleantech startups.
UPS Systems Need to Be More Reliable Than Ever – Data Center Knowledge
The UK Technical Sales Manager for Uninterruptible Power Supplies Ltd., Mike Elms, reports that according to a survey conducted by his company, 82 percent considered energy efficiency “a key buying consideration.”