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Beyond The Green IT Hype Practical Steps For Enabling Enterprise Sustainability

Date Added: Jul 2009
Format: PDF

The greening of information technology has stepped into the spotlight as more and more organizations tackle the opportunities and challenges arising from sustainability. But is there substance beyond the hype? Are there concrete initiatives that CIOs and CXOs can implement to propel their organization toward a sustainable future? And can the benefits of such initiatives be tied directly to the organization's bottom line? Considering that a significant portion of global carbon dioxide emissions is directly attributed to information and communications technologies, IT has a key role to play in terms of reducing its own energy consumption.