PUE: A Comprehensive Examination of the Metric

04 February, 2014 | Book

PUE: A Comprehensive Examination of the Metric provides guidelines for determining the Power Usage Effectiveness (PUE) of a dedicated data center, a mixed-use facility, or specialized facility along with results, scalability analyses, and case studies. It also discusses Partial PUE and outlines the approach to reuse waste heat. Issues, such as availability of equipment and the productivity of the data center, require different metrics and different analyses.

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This book supersedes all prior white papers and consolidates previously published content that The Green Grid has developed related to PUE. The definition and measurement guidelines included in this document have been harmonized globally with a primary focus on energy.