ETSI - TR 105 178
Access, Terminals, Transmission and Multiplexing (ATTM); Comparison of sustainability parameters between internal and external, including "cloud-based", ICT hosting solutions
|Publication Date:||1 May 2020|
The present document provides methods to enable a comparison of sustainability parameters between both internal and external (including "cloud-based") ICT hosting solutions addressing:
• energy consumption;
• Green House Gas (GHG) emission;
• water consumption;
• treatment of electrical and electronic equipment including maintenance at End of Life (EoL).
The present document does not address:
• technical aspects of whether a given external hosting solution is able to provide a functional replacement of Users ICT needs;
• methods of improving resource management within data centres/ICT sites (reference should be made to ETSI EN 305 174-2 [i.8] and ETSI TS 105 174-2 [i.12].