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Power Management
 
Why is it so important?  
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Power Management extends the life of your equipment

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Cuts down on energy consumption

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Minimizes operating costs

NCS provides a Power Consumption Assessment service that will save you power and money.

 


Measurement
 
bulletNCS will come over to your facility and measure your power consumption and log the information.
 

 

Recommended Energy Savings
Once the power measurement has been done, NCS can suggest power-saving techniques such as: which devices you can afford to leave on for extended periods of time, which ones have to be turned off when not in use (or need a power-saving feature), and which ones should be replaced. Other suggestions might be:

 
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Server Virtualization (one server running multiple virtual machines)

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Replacing CRT monitors with LCD monitors

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Replace PCs with Thin Client devices whenever possible

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Enable power saving features on PCs and monitors

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Consider upgrading your Power Supply units (PSUs) with newer 80% efficient direct replacements

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Consider power shutdown software for devices that can and should be automatically shut down

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Purchase a power saving battery backup system such as the APC BE750G
 

 


See how you can save energy and money by using Wyse thin clients.
 

 

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Brookfield, WI 53005

Phone: 262-617-4632
Fax: 262-643-9950

 


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Definition: Energy Star is a United States government program created in 1992 by the US Environmental Protection Agency in an attempt to reduce energy consumption and greenhouse gas emission by power plants.

 

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