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Facebook: ‘Open hardware’ integral to green IT infrastructure

5ab07f1a9406e4cca807cb65d5a2dd07[1]Facebook and its allies in the Open Compute Project certainly would have you believe that this is so. Right now, most server hardware vendors invest in “gratuitous differentiation” and not true innovation, according to Andy Bechtolsheim, the chief development officer for Arista Networks and co-founder of Sun Microsystems who is one of the Open Compute Project’s five newly named board members.