Parallel Distributed Infrastructure for Minimization of Energy

When a greener cloud = warm homes: IEEE reports on Cloud&Heat

Thu, 2014-11-20

ParaDIME partner Cloud&Heat has been garnering plenty of positive press recently, including a headline spot in the IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) Spectrum Energywise newsletter. This article, which features Cloud&Heat’s video “The Green Cloud”, explains how the German company’s win-win concept: installing mini data centers in homes and offices which provide free heating for the host.

The company’s “distributed cloud heaters”, the article continues, would cost about the same as a conventional heating system. For their part, Cloud&Heat avoid many datacenter infrastructure costs and have access to a well-distributed network.

You can read the full article on the IEEE Spectrum website

René Marcel Schretzmann, Dr Jens Struckmeier and Prof Christof Fetzer from Cloud&Heat