February 14, 2008
NightWatchman® from 1E saves power on 2 million PCs worldwide
1E Opens New York City Office Amidst Rising Demand for its PC Power Management Solution to Combat Energy Costs
London, UK – February 14, 2008 – 1E,a leading provider of Windows management products and services, today announced that its powersaving NightWatchman software has been deployed on two million "seats" worldwide, accounting for the reduction of approximately 250,000 tons of CO2 emissions per year.
With its expanding base of large corporate U.S. customers, including Dell, ING Investment Management, Wachovia, Verizon Wireless, Allstate Insurance, Nestle, and Parker Hannifin Corp., 1E also announced the opening of its North American office, located in New York City. The company's chief operating officer, Nick MilneHome, will head 1E's North American business unit.
"With spiking energy costs and an increasing demand among consumers and businesses to improve environmental practices, NightWatchman has become the goto solution for many companies looking to reduce energy costs while creating a more environmentally friendly IT strategy," said Sumir Karayi, CEO of 1E. "Eight years after its inception, NightWatchman continues to pave the way for the burgeoning PC power management movement. As many "green" IT departments are learning, the product can be combined with 1E WakeUp to enable remotely overnight patches and to stagger PC wakeup in the morning to avoid the 9:00am power surge."
For an online PC energy calculator and further information on 1E's full portfolio of management solutions for Microsoft Windows please visit www.1e.com.