Forrester New Star Faronics Power Save Webinar Sept 22, 2009
PC Power Management Delivers
Solid Financial and
New Star Energy Services provides a full range Faronics delivers software that helps manage,
of products and services related to energy simplify, and secure multi-user computing
management and has partnered with Faronics environments. Driven by a desire to deliver a
and Sentilla and is a reseller of Faronics Power trouble-free computing experience, Faronics is
Save and Sentilla Energy Manager for Data focused on solving real world computing problems
Centers. that threaten user productivity, system integrity,
and organizational efficiency.
Intelligent software solutions for absolute control
In business since 1996
Over 8 million licenses deployed
Over 30,000 customers in over 150 countries
Offices in USA, Canada and UK
New Star Energy Services – Preferred Faronics Reseller
Faronics has been recognized by the Climate Savers Computing Initiative for its
effectiveness in helping organizations reduce computer energy waste. The goal of
the Climate Savers Computing Initiative is to promote development, deployment
and adoption of smart technologies that can both improve the efficiency of a
computer's power delivery and reduce the energy consumed when the computer is
in an inactive state.
Faronics is proud to be an ENERGY STAR Low Carbon IT Campaign Ally, part of
EPA's ongoing efforts to help [customers/members/constituents] not only save
energy and money, but join the fight against global warming. The ENERGY STAR
Low Carbon IT Campaign is a nationwide effort to assist and recognize organizations
for reducing the energy consumed by computers. Learn how you can reduce your
carbon footprint and save up to $50 per computer annually by going to
Maximize Investment of Existing Infrastructure
Measurement and Verification – Actual Metering of a Power Save customer
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Faronics Power Save
Considers all Stakeholders
Executives IT Management End Users
Solid ROI Ease of use Non-disruptive
CSR Goals Updates/Patches Uptime
Reporting Non-disruptive Saved Data
Flexibility Remote Access
“Intelligent” PC Power Management
Independent settings for
when running on
Specify mission-critical applications and non-critical applications to monitor.
Specify non-critical applications contributing to processing spikes
Notify users before a Power Save action.
Change the notification image that the end-user sees.
Save Open Documents
Auto-save open Microsoft documents prior to shutdown.
Multiple Power Policy Support
Create a custom Power Plan that is composed of multiple power policies.
Power Policies are your customized Power Save configurations.
Power Save has the ability to switch on remote computers through “Magic
Wake-on-LAN Relay “Last Man Standing”
Issue: Wake-on-LAN (WOL) broadcast packets cannot always cross routers and
other networking equipment
Solution: Power Save can designate one or more workstations as WOL relays
Wake-on-LAN Web Interface
Why Faronics Power Save?
Intelligent Computer Energy Management
Non-Disruptive to User or IT Processes
Solid ROI Backed by Built-in Reporting
Measurement & Verification via Audit Mode
Deployed/Managed via Central Console
Multi-Platform: Windows & Mac OS X
Executives IT Management End Users
ADT Case Study – saving ~$5,000/month with Power Save:
Modesto City Schools saving $300,000/year using Faronics Power Save:
Coeur D’Alene SD Case Study – Saving ~ $100,000/year with Power Save:
Howard Community College Case Study - Estimated $50,000 savings per year: