Solar Data Center AISO Improves Efficiency
August 25th, 2010 By: Colleen Miller
Affordable Internet Services Online (AISO.net), founded in 1997 and located in Romoland, California, is known for its environmentally-friendly web hosting, with clients including The Discovery Channel and Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ocean Futures Society. AISO.net runs entirely on solar energy from its own on-site solar array. In 2007, AISO hosted the web site for the Live Earth series of global concerts aimed at raising awareness of climate change. In this video, AISO founder and CTO Phil Nail discusses the company’s approach to energy usage. The video is produced by NetApp, which recently worked with AISO to further improve its energy efficiency through virtualization and de-duplication services.
[...] commented today about the “100% solar powered” data center. This doesn’t sound unreasonable until you find out that A) they invert the DC from the solar [...]