Environmental Sustainability in the Public Sector: Take Advantage of the Network
Source: Cisco Systems
The IP network can significantly enhance environmental sustainability in government and education. Progress has been hampered by murky definitions and confusion about priorities. Is the main goal of environmental sustainability in the public sector to reduce energy consumption in the data center? Recycle? Reduce carbon emissions? Governments and educational institutions have compelling motivations for environmental sustainability, including reducing costs, freeing up taxpayer dollars to invest in citizen services, fulfilling the public trust for stewardship, and setting an example for citizens and the private sector. To harness the potential of the IP network for sustainability.