Spectra Logic Joins Green Effort

Boulder-based Spectra Logic has joined an industry effort focused on "green" computing and energy efficiency, the firm disclosed yesterday. The maker of disk storage appliances and tape libraries for the storage industry said that it has joined The Green Grid, which is an industry group promoting energy efficient data centers. The group, whose members include AMD, Dell, Microsoft, IBM, Sun, Intel, and others, is developing industry recommendations and best practices for making data centers more efficient.