As various businesses embrace the digital transformation era, sustainability has become a pressing concern, especially when it comes to aligning with Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) initiatives. For this reason, data centers have come under scrutiny for their significant power usage, which accounts for an astounding 4% of global electricity consumption. To stay within ordinances, enterprises are adopting greener initiatives as part of their digital transformation journey and their data centers.
This brings us to Dell Technologies, which has made remarkable strides in sustainability with its latest generation of PowerEdge servers, offering businesses a simple way to scale workloads while prioritizing eco-friendly practices
Next-Gen PowerEdge Servers: A Proactive Approach On Sustainability
These servers not only offer exceptional performance and reliability, but also provide customers with a clear pathway to achieve their energy efficiency and sustainability goals as part of their digital transformation journey. Let's delve into the forward-thinking features PowerEdge servers offer and how these attributes are designed to drive positive change in operations efficiency for your organization.
1. Enhanced Power And Cooling
Dell has leveraged engineering advancements to introduce smart cooling technology in their PowerEdge servers. This next-gen approach offers personalized air and liquid cooling options tailored to individual data centers. Additionally, this technology includes innovative CPU heatsink systems that ensure optimal temperatures without compromising energy efficiency.
As a result, customers have achieved remarkable energy savings, with human-computer interface (HCI) products experiencing an impressive 83% reduction in energy intensity. Additionally, PowerEdge servers have shown a remarkable 29% increase in energy efficiency compared to the previous generation.
2. Support For Leading Processors
Dell's dedication to sustainability goes far beyond power and cooling enhancements. The company fully embraces and supports the use of 4th Gen Intel Xeon processors and EPYC from AMD in its PowerEdge servers. This level of support empowers businesses to harness the full potential of the latest technological advancements and enables them to achieve optimal energy efficiency throughout diverse workloads.
3. Energy-Efficiency Certifications And Partnerships
With a remarkable total of 43 ENERGY STAR 3.0 certifications, as well as EPEAT Bronze and Silver certifications, Dell's latest PowerEdge servers provide tangible reassurance to organizations committed to adopting environmental, social, and governance (ESG) objectives.
Moreover, Dell actively engages in collaborative efforts with its supply chain partners to establish and maintain an eco-friendly data center infrastructure, thereby significantly reducing environmental impact and effectively minimizing operating costs.
4. Scalability And AI Adaptability
The connection between ecological goals and the rise of AI technology is evident in the Dell PowerEdge series, which is leading the way with its AI capabilities. Powered by fourth-generation Intel® Xeon® scalable processors and equipped with multiple sockets and GPUs, PowerEdge servers provide the AI horsepower and smart cooling capabilities that businesses need for improved energy efficiency.
The seamless integration of AI into PowerEdge servers empowers enterprises to maximize their full potential, one that caters to diverse workloads and facilitates data-driven decision-making. With up to 10X faster model generation and streamlined AI architecture management, these latest servers efficiently support AI workloads, all thanks to discrete GPUs and CPU-bound AI task support on both Intel and AMD processors. This adaptability gives customers the scalability to deploy AI capabilities, whether at the core or the edge.
Dell has achieved an impressive expansion in the capabilities of their new generation of PowerEdge servers to cater to enterprises in all industries, requirements, and environments. Dell's solutions possess remarkable scalability and adaptability, empowering enterprises to achieve astounding accomplishments. This technological solution effectively addresses customers' unique needs and challenges while still being environmentally friendly.
At WEI, we understand the diverse and intricate requirements of each customer’s path to digital transformation. No journey is the same. Our team of experts takes great pride in offering invaluable insights and expert guidance to help you create sustainable strategies that align seamlessly with your organization's goals. Contact us today to explore how WEI can assist you in harnessing the full potential of Dell's PowerEdge servers for your business.
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