Are carbon / water efficiency measurements available ?
Are environmental efficiency measures available?
The standards for data centers highlight efficiency indicators that go beyond the energy part. Carbon and water efficiency metrics are increasingly used and allow a better assessment of data centers.
Hosting technical documentation tracks all indicators exposed
6 other criteria related to the recommendation: Maintain consistency of positioning between needs and hosting choices
Does the hosting company apply a CSR / RGAA policy ?
Does the company provide reliable guarantees in terms of GDPR ?
Are the hosting company's advantages presented when advancing Sustainable IT ?
Is all data subject to regulation (health, banking) secured on a server with a compatible level of security ?
Is the hosting provider approved ?
Does the supplier adhere to a standard / label ?