Feature Story

"Greening" the Data Center

By Alex Romano

Cisco's new Allen, Texas, data center is a showcase for the company's technologies, including Unified Fabric and switches. The data center also has a number of "green" features, such as photovoltaic solar panels on the roof that generate 100 kilowatts of power and an uninterruptable powers supply room that replaces hundreds of batteries.

Here's a peek at the data center's cool, green features.