The deadline for submitting applications to Uptime Institute’s Green Enterprise IT (GEIT) Awards has been extended to midnight PST on February 15, 2012.

A principal objective of the GEIT Awards is to educate the data center and IT industries in effective ways to reduce energy and resource consumption by highlighting innovation and best practices. The Awards are open to applicants in all countries and are carefully judged by a committee of independent experts. Award winners are honored at the annual Uptime Institute Symposium, which will be held May 14-17, 2012 at the Santa Clara Convention Center.