Why Read This
Don't be fooled: Green IT is as much about the greenbacks as it is about reducing the environmental impact of operating IT and the business. In fact, financial motivation — not environmental motivation — is the driving force behind the pursuit of greener IT. So when asking yourself whether green IT has financial merits, the short answer is yes — but IT leadership must understand why and how this is achieved to invest time and capital wisely.
Tags: Business & IT Alignment, Business Value of IT, Corporate Social Responsibility, Data Center Management, Governance, Risk, & Compliance, Green Business Strategy, Green IT, IT Budgeting & Forecasting, IT Infrastructure & Operations, IT Management, Security, Risk and Compliance, Tech Sector Economics