South Pole Energy Challenge

South Pole Energy Challenge

By Chris Powell When I first met Robert Swan and learned about his efforts surrounding the protection of Antarctica and promoting sustainable technology, I knew my life would change because of him. I didn’t know that this encounter would actually take me to the Antarctic – skiing the last 60 miles of the South Pole […]

By Chris Powell With all the information I have been sending from the South Pole Energy Challenge (SPEC), I realize I have not yet talked about how data is being captured from the expedition. And what exactly Commvault is doing to manage, protect and share all the valuable information being gathered by the 2041 team. […]

By Chris Powell I arrived at Base Camp in Union Glacier on Wednesday after an unforgettable flight on a solid old beast of a Russian transport plane. Antarctica is a magnificent place and unlike anything I have ever seen. It’s cold, it’s dry and it’s flat. In fact, it is a desert. South African writer […]

By Chris Powell As we bid farewell to 2017, many people reflect on the past year and plan for change in the new year. For me, 2018 is going to be one of the most memorable years of my life (with the obvious exception of the year I married my wife and the years in […]

By Chris Powell Polar explorer Robert Swan provides details of the South Pole Energy Challenge, Commvault’s data partnership and how Commvault Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer Chris Powell will join his team on the last 60 miles of the trip. Stay up to date with the South Pole Energy Challenge by following Robert Swan (@robertswan2041) […]

By Chris Powell Polar explorer Robert Swan and Commvault Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer Chris Powell highlight the need to protect Antarctica via the use of renewable energy and how everyone can make a contribution by making small changes to their lifestyles. Stay up to date with the South Pole Energy Challenge by following Robert Swan […]

In this short video, polar explorer Robert Swan and Commvault Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer Chris Powell provide background for the South Pole Energy Challenge, discuss Commvault’s data partnership and the importance of collecting, managing and storing data during and beyond the expedition. Stay up to date with the South Pole Energy Challenge by following Robert […]

By Chris Powell Today is “Giving Tuesday,” a global day that kicks off the charitable season. Started in 2012, “Giving Tuesday” has quickly become a movement known for celebrating, and supporting giving and philanthropy. It’s a simple idea that encourages people to find a way to give back to the world. Recently, Commvault announced our […]