EPA has finalized a new product specification for computer servers, Version 1.0. EPA thanks stakeholders for their valuable input during the development process. Stakeholders who received past communications related to development of Tier 1 will continue to receive these updates and are encouraged to have interested colleagues contact firstname.lastname@example.org to be added to the contact list.
Further information on all of EPA’s efforts in promoting data center efficiency can be found at Enterprise Server and Data Center Energy Efficiency Initiatives.
EPA will hold a stakeholder meeting at the Microsoft Campus in Redmond, WA on July 9 to discuss EPA's latest proposal for a potential ENERGY STAR server specification and any outstanding issues prior to releasing a Draft 2 version. For more information visit the conference Web site . Meeting documents will be posted below as they are made available.
EPA hosted an online stakeholder meeting to discuss comments received on the Draft 1 ENERGY STAR server specification. Meeting materials are provided below.
EPA held an industry workshop on Wednesday, October 31, 2007 at the Eldorado Hotel in Santa Fe, NM to discuss proposed requirements for the ENERGY STAR server specification. An attendee list, presentations, and discussion notes are provided below. Also provided below is a presentation made by Andrew Fanara, EPA, at the Uptime Charette dinner on October 30, 2007.