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Table 6 Availability assessment of primary data item - network link equipment count - required under the GHG Protocol for assessment of ICT emissions

From: Assessing the suitability of the Greenhouse Gas Protocol for calculation of emissions from public cloud computing workloads

GHG Protocol Description Data available to Cloud Vendor customers?
“number of in-data-center routers and switches required to fulfill WebAPI requests and process web transactions. This includes redundancy for business continuity and disaster recovery” No – Cloud Vendor customers have no visibility of the underlying network infrastructure.