What is Green Data Center?

Definition of Green Data Center

Green Data Center is a type of data center which is built and operated on the basis of Green Computing Principles.


Green data centers are environment-friendly and are built while keeping environmental factors in consideration. They consume comparatively less amount of power consumption as compare to typical data centers.Amount of power consumption is less for both operating systems and cooling backups as compare to other typical data centers. Mostly the power consumption is green energy i.e. hydel or solar power. Green Data Centers also ensure the minimal electronics waste by using recyclable and reusable electronic components within data centers. so the main purpose of Green Data Centers is to minimize the impact on environment and consumption of electrical power within data centers.

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