IT Sustainability Insights and Imperatives in Internet and eCommerce Business
Going green is golden. From emerging government mandates and regulation to increased consumer and press attention, the environmental movement is upon us. Terms like carbon footprint, sustainability, environmentally friendly, and renewables are becoming common vernacular.
With the context of the need for energy efficiencies and environmental responsibility within today’s companies, the BPI Network initiated a deep dive into the progress, prospects, and pitfalls of companies as they face sustainability challenges and opportunities. This report examines the results and interpretations of an online survey of more than 275 IT professionals conducted in January 2009 along with perspectives from dialogs with prominent executives, thought leaders, and industry influencers. The report also includes commentary and content covering best practices and viable solutions in helping companies come to grips with how to start Thinking Eco-Logical.