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The Resource Green IT : managing your carbon footprint

Green IT : managing your carbon footprint

Label
Green IT : managing your carbon footprint
Title
Green IT
Title remainder
managing your carbon footprint
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
New legislation, rising energy costs and increasing demand for green credentials have moved sustainable IT up the business agenda. This ebook looks at different aspects of green IT - from sustainably managing IT assets, ethically recycling hardware or using IT to reduce carbon footprint - and how to incorporate them in business strategy
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
658.4083
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HD30.37
LC item number
.G74 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Information technology
  • Green technology
  • Green technology
  • Information technology
Label
Green IT : managing your carbon footprint
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Copyright; NEW EBOOK SERIES; CONTENTS; FOREWORD; 1 GREEN IT AS A BUSINESS STRATEGY; WHY GREEN IT?; THE UK INDUSTRY PULSE ON GREEN IT AND CARBON EMISSIONS; THE ARGUMENT FOR GREENING THE COMPANY; GREEN IT STRATEGY; THE MISSING PIECE; 2 CLOUD COMPUTING, BPM AND GOING GREEN; CYNICAL GREEN; SHOW ME THE GREEN; COMMITTED GREEN; BIG GREEN; 3 BLUEPRINT FOR GREEN IT; POWER CUTS; DATA CENTRES; 4 ACCOUNTING FOR CARBON IN YOUR GREEN IT STRATEGY; MEASUREMENT OF ELECTRICITY CONSUMPTION AND CARBON EMISSIONS; OTHER SOURCES OF IT-RELATED CARBON EMISSIONS; HOLISTIC MANAGEMENT OF IT EMISSIONS; COST-BENEFIT CASE
  • 5 where there's much there's moneystep 1: undertake and environmental review; step 2: make the environmental plan; step 3: the stakeholder review; step 4: implement the environmental plan; the benefits; intangible benefits; 6 making savings; comments; 7 need more capacity?; do more with less; use what you've got; where next?; 8 beating the storage beast; server optimisation, deduplication, virtualisation; server optimisation; deduplication; virtualisation; the best mix for the best results; 9 making data centres greener; monitor and redesign your cooling system
  • Is it time to interrupt your old ups?new kid on the block: cloud; case study; 10 green procurement: guidelines for buyers; green labels; looking at supply chains; gathering data; collaboration; 11 destination landfill; what can be done?; less toxic; 12 weee regulations; introduction; the players; what is eee and what do the regulations cover?; key obligations on it businesses; key commercial issues; 13 recasting weee; some good news; 14 the impact of hardware; touchscreens; chips; batteries; cases; 15 green it best practice; greate an all-encompassing green it strategy
  • Know your numbers: what you cannot measure you cannot controlget everyone on board with your green agenda; skill up on green it to deliver real results; green it initiatives, ideas and innovation; leadership and championship; resources; organisations; advice and guidelines; green opinion and resources
Control code
808341570
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (iv, 64 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781780171340
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
cl0500000167
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)808341570
Label
Green IT : managing your carbon footprint
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Copyright; NEW EBOOK SERIES; CONTENTS; FOREWORD; 1 GREEN IT AS A BUSINESS STRATEGY; WHY GREEN IT?; THE UK INDUSTRY PULSE ON GREEN IT AND CARBON EMISSIONS; THE ARGUMENT FOR GREENING THE COMPANY; GREEN IT STRATEGY; THE MISSING PIECE; 2 CLOUD COMPUTING, BPM AND GOING GREEN; CYNICAL GREEN; SHOW ME THE GREEN; COMMITTED GREEN; BIG GREEN; 3 BLUEPRINT FOR GREEN IT; POWER CUTS; DATA CENTRES; 4 ACCOUNTING FOR CARBON IN YOUR GREEN IT STRATEGY; MEASUREMENT OF ELECTRICITY CONSUMPTION AND CARBON EMISSIONS; OTHER SOURCES OF IT-RELATED CARBON EMISSIONS; HOLISTIC MANAGEMENT OF IT EMISSIONS; COST-BENEFIT CASE
  • 5 where there's much there's moneystep 1: undertake and environmental review; step 2: make the environmental plan; step 3: the stakeholder review; step 4: implement the environmental plan; the benefits; intangible benefits; 6 making savings; comments; 7 need more capacity?; do more with less; use what you've got; where next?; 8 beating the storage beast; server optimisation, deduplication, virtualisation; server optimisation; deduplication; virtualisation; the best mix for the best results; 9 making data centres greener; monitor and redesign your cooling system
  • Is it time to interrupt your old ups?new kid on the block: cloud; case study; 10 green procurement: guidelines for buyers; green labels; looking at supply chains; gathering data; collaboration; 11 destination landfill; what can be done?; less toxic; 12 weee regulations; introduction; the players; what is eee and what do the regulations cover?; key obligations on it businesses; key commercial issues; 13 recasting weee; some good news; 14 the impact of hardware; touchscreens; chips; batteries; cases; 15 green it best practice; greate an all-encompassing green it strategy
  • Know your numbers: what you cannot measure you cannot controlget everyone on board with your green agenda; skill up on green it to deliver real results; green it initiatives, ideas and innovation; leadership and championship; resources; organisations; advice and guidelines; green opinion and resources
Control code
808341570
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (iv, 64 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781780171340
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
cl0500000167
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)808341570

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