In a prepared statement about the journey, HPE CEO Antonio Neri said in June 2023: “Sustainability is inextricably linked to every part of our business. At HPE, we have an opportunity and an obligation to help customers drive data-first modernization projects that are more accessible, responsible, inclusive, and sustainable. Our expertise in partnering throughout the lifecycle of our relationship with customers to help them achieve their sustainable IT objectives is a key reason why organizations choose HPE.”
The timeline below, updated regularly, further explains HPE's sustainability strategy, key milestones, customer engagements, partner integrations and more. Check back regularly for updates.
Channel Chief: In a blog, HPE Channel Chief Simon Ewington shared his partner outlook for 2024. Among the areas to watch: The HPE Sustainability Insight Center and associated sustainability services to help customers reduce their IT carbon footprints. Ewington's blog surfaced shortly before HPE disclosed plans to acquire Juniper Networks for $14 billion.
November 2023: HPE Sustainability Partnership
Partnership - AI and Cloud Services: DarkByte and Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) are partnering to to roll out AI cloud services powered by renewable energy such as solar, batteries, hydro, and nanotech, the companies said. The relationship leverages HPE Cray XD supercomputers, featuring NVIDIA H100 GPUs, to "provide the scale and performance required to support compute-intensive workloads such as AI, machine learning, and modeling and simulation workloads."
October 2023: HPE Sustainability Strategy Milestones
SMB Sector: HPE Financial Services expanded a Force for Good financing program -- which rewards organizations that demonstrate a measurable commitment to sustainability.
2022: Sustainability Strategy Milestones
December: HPE Technology Renewal Centers in 2022 processed roughly 3.6 million IT assets, remarketing 82% for a second life.
December: Over the last three years, various HPEFS programs have returned over 3.1 million personal computers, 2.4 million servers and compute assets and close to 800,000 storage devices to active use.
December: The company derived approximately $1.3 billion in net revenue contributed by customer sustainability engagements in FY 2022, a more than 400% increase over 2018, the company said.
June: Ninety-six systems from the company made the Green 500 list of the world’s most energy efficient supercomputers, with Frontier coming in as Number One, the company said.