Currently data centers operate in a mode called "always-on", meaning that all servers, all equipment, cooling, is running 24x7, 365 days, irrespective of the need or demand. Furthermore, 30% of all servers are not even used and utilization "rarely exceeds 6%". Software Defined Management for data centers will change that and reduce power cost for data centers by over 50%.
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