EU – Ecodesign for Servers Published

The European Implementing Measure for compute servers and data storage products was published in the EU Official Journal[1] 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,