Re: PE1950 - EnergySmart - any disadvantages?

michalwd1979 michalwd1979 at
Mon Oct 15 06:33:04 CDT 2007

Hello Faris,
Sorry for answering with question, but can you tell me what is power consumption for non energy-smart version? I have done quite a lot of tests with PE2850, I want to compare the results.


Dnia 15 października 2007 13:18 "Faris Raouf" <asterisk at> napisał(a):

> Hi all,
> We are going to purchase another PE1950 very shortly but we are concerned
> about power consumption. Our sales rep has suggested the EnergySmart version
> of the PE1950 which, using the online power calculator thing, looks like it
> will save us about 0.26A which is actually quite significant since we are
> co-located in one of the horribly expensive London data centres.
> Are there any "gotchas"/disadvantages to opting for the EnergySmart
> versions? We'll be running Centos/RedHat5 on it.
> Thanks,
> Faris.
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