Trends Report

Save Money, Go Green, And Be A HERO By Shining A Light On The Office

An Empowered Report

May 24th, 2011
With contributors:
Emily Fowler-Cornfeld , Connie Moore

Summary

In most organizations, printers, fax machines, and scanners seem to magically multiply without human intervention. Although companies often don't count the cost, the amount of money they spend servicing aging or underutilized equipment is both astounding and environmentally taxing. Business process professionals have a significant opportunity to cut costs, fill gaps in compliance and security, and make a tangible impact on environmental sustainability by taking a hard look at how organizations use office devices. By eliminating redundant or dated equipment, installing multifunction peripherals (MFPs) to replace single-purpose devices, and implementing central management and accountability, business process pros can save money, become highly empowered and resourceful operatives (HEROes), and help push green IT forward.

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