All
All

The Greening of IT Book Excerpt

845 KB | 3 files |  PDF, DOC

This book chapter takes a hard look at the value IT can add to the business by going green. There's more benefit than simply cost-savings on energy.

Author John Lamb's "The Greening of IT: How Companies Can Make a Difference for the Environment" seeks to address the issue of how IT can drive immense business value by going green.

Chances are your enterprise IT organization has a significant carbon footprint. In an era of unpredictable energy costs, reducing energy usage throughout your data centers and IT infrastructure represents a powerful cost-cutting opportunity. Now, Lamb, a green IT expert shows business and IT leaders how to drive powerful business value by improving IT's environmental performance.

The following excerpt focuses on Chapter 1, "The Importance of Green IT."

The attached Zip file includes:

  • Intro Page.doc
  • Cover Sheet and Terms.pdf
  • The Greening of IT.pdf
IT Downloads help you save time and money while executing essential IT management tasks. Download this useful resource now and put it to work for your business.

This Download is provided by:

Partner logo

InformIT is the online presence of the family of IT publishers and brands of Pearson, the world's largest learning company. InformIT is home to the publishing imprints Addison-Wesley Professional, Cisco Press, IBM Press, Pearson IT Certification, Prentice Hall Professional, QUE and Sams. It also offer products geared toward the professional business audience from publishing partner FT Press. Whether you're looking for a book on a new technology, a helpful article, timely newsletters or access to the Safari Books Online digital library, InformIT has a solution.

All IT Downloads from InformIT» | Visit InformIT »

Related IT Downloads

Career03 Job Description: Senior Information Technology Auditor

Responsibilities include participating in information technology risk assessments, IT audits, Sarbanes-Oxley compliance assessments, and IT consulting engagements.  ...  More >>

Global1 Virtual Meeting Checklist

Like any meeting, a virtual meeting should be well planned and engaging for all those who attend. Unfortunately, most who take part in frequent virtual meetings don’t often find that is the case. ...  More >>

ProjectMgmt2TN Creative, Efficient, and Effective Project Management

Chapter 7, excerpted here, focuses on creativity life cycle models. Contrary to popular belief, creativity requires having some type of discipline in place to allow it to be further exercised and result in something that is understandable and meaningful to others. ...  More >>

Subscribe to our Newsletters

Sign up now and get the best business technology insights direct to your inbox.


 

Resource centers

Business Intelligence

Business performance information for strategic and operational decision-making

SOA

SOA uses interoperable services grouped around business processes to ease data integration

Data Warehousing

Data warehousing helps companies make sense of their operational data