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Assessing the environmental impact of where we place our workloads

This episode will stream live at 9:00am ET

Data centers, essential for maintaining the Cloud, consume vast amounts of electricity, contributing significantly to carbon emissions. Cooling systems, in particular, account for a substantial portion of energy usage. Creating an environment where the Cloud now has a greater carbon footprint than the entirety of the airline industry. As sustainability regulations and concerns from local communities increase, this conversation will explore:

  • The impact of carbon emission on storing unnecessary data
  • Coolings impact on strained local water resources
  • Tangible sustainability initiatives to make an impact to reduce emissions