The green race.

DCN October edition publishes interview with CEO Gisle M. Eckhoff.

Today data centres are responsible for 2% of the world’s annual CO² emissions and 3% of global power consumption, which is quickly increasing. If we consider the macro-drivers, such as digitalisation, content consumption, Artificial Intelligence and IoT, this is just a fraction of the impact the data centre industry may come to have on our planet in the years to come.

“The data centre is the heart of the Internet and as business and daily lives are digitalised, the heart must be fit” says DigiPlex CEO Gisle M. Eckhoff.

Read the full DCN article here.