Recommendation : 2. Combine human and technical aspects
Does the material come from companies known to respect the labor code ?
Is supply traceability guaranteed?
Data center hardware supply providers should be traceable to enable lifecycle analysis. Strict compliance with international labor standards should be valid.
5 other criteria related to the recommendation: Combine human and technical aspects
Do all of the service provider's employees have social and salary conditions equivalent to those of the data center customer ?
Is the data center located near the main activity ?
Are trips for interventions to the data center possible by public transport or soft mobility ?
Does the data center support the local economic ecosystem ?
Is the equipment made by environmentally friendly companies ?