Windows 7 Power Management: Power Management Improvements in Windows 7 Beta
Companies are focused on reducing costs, and a simple way to contribute to those cuts is by reducing energy bills. Windows 7 helps companies reduce the costs of running their computers by enhancing the operating system's power consumption and management features. Microsoft continues to advance power management across the Windows ecosystem and work closely with industry partners to ensure that Windows 7 delivers great power savings for enterprise customers. Windows 7 provides several opportunities to decrease power usage across the enterprise. The power management technologies in Windows 7 provide platform and processor efficiencies that reduce power consumption and can help lower energy costs. It also provides a better user experience with longer battery life for specific scenarios.