Green IT is a big topic today. What would you do if someone asked you to report the global power usage of the workstations in your environment? What about the power usage of an individual machine?
Configuration Manager 2007 R3 has a tightly integrated power monitoring and power control capability. Here are some examples of information it can provide:
- Recording power from individual machines
- Reporting on global power usage
- Reporting on time-based, average, and group usage
- Applying power policies on a very granular level