28 Jul '11, 12pm

Survey shows organisations embrace green IT and sustainability

Survey shows organisations embrace green IT and sustainability

SINGAPORE: When it comes to top initiatives that will benefit an organisation, green IT and sustainability came in second for 2011. This is according to a C-suite barometer survey of over 1000 companies in the region by research house IDC. The IDC 2011 C-Suite barometer survey showed that organisations are becoming more and more aware of the benefits of green IT and sustainability. It heard from industry executives in the region. 60 per cent of the respondents have C-level titles. There was a total of 99 respondents in Singapore. Analysts said they were surprised that such initiatives took such a high ranking while others have been positioning their business model to tap on to this trend. Data centres and network equipments account for 32 per cent of the entire information and communications sector energy and carbon footprint. And as the number of data centres continue to ...

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