Free IT Energy Audit
Get an independent report showing achievable IT energy savings.
We provide this service free for UK organisations with 5,000 computers or more.
For smaller organisations, we will refund the cost of the audit against any other purchase
Data Synergy's specialist engineers can analyse your IT systems, profile usage
patterns, talk to your technical team, meet your users, and provide you with a
detailed written report showing what you could save by more effective IT energy
The audit provides a comprehensive review of your IT energy issues and includes:
- Energy aware IT purchasing
- Existing energy mitigation strategies
- Minimizing waste during deployment and update cycles
- Benchmarking of live systems
- Baselining user activity patterns
- Maximizing user productivity
- Recommendations for change
- Projected energy and cost savings
- A business case for future investment including Data Synergy solutions
Get the full picture
The process isn’t a quick gimmick – we will spend several days spread over a month
to talk to your staff, review your systems and measure current energy efficiency.
We use our PowerMON
software to benchmark your systems and combine this with other
data to give you a complete picture of where you currently stand. At the conclusion
you will have all the figures you need to make informed IT energy management decisions.
Some IT energy audits only look at a cross section of computers – if possible we
like to monitor all systems and gather data over several weeks to give you the full
A typical audit includes:
Meet with your IT staff and map out your existing systems
Meet your IT purchasing team and review existing purchasing criteria
Review existing energy mitigation strategies
Install monitoring software to benchmark live systems
Further discussion with IT staff - review deployment and update policies
Sample existing PC energy requirements
Review initial data from monitoring software
Remove monitoring software
Deliver independent report
Every member of our technical team has at least 10 years' experience managing large IT
enterprises and computer deployments. We apply our experience to your organisation
to give you an independent picture of what is going on and what can be improved.