The European Implementing Measure for compute servers and data storage products was published in the EU Official Journal as COMMISSION REGULATION (EU) 2019/424 on March 18, 2019. The scope, requirements and implementation dates are the same as indicated in our November 2018 ECD report.
The new regulation imposes requirements on:
- PSU efficiency,
- idle state power,
- active state efficiency based on the SEEM/SERT 2 metric,
- repair and reuse requirements (referred to as material efficiency),
- information provided to end-users,