Red Hat Linux Beats Microsoft Windows in Power Test

No, not the kind of power you’re probably thinking of. A recent independent test ranked Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5’s power efficiency over Novell’s SUSE Linux Enterprise and Microsoft Windows Server 2008 on three different hardware platforms. RHEL averaged about 10% more power-efficient than Windows Server 2008 on the same hardware.


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  1. 2008-07-05 6:12 am