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Author Moore, Brian., author.

Title IT sustainability for business advantage / Brian Moore.

Publication Info. New York, New York (222 East 46th Street, New York, NY 10017) : Business Expert Press, 2013.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition First edition.
Description 1 online resource (xxi, 138 pages)
text rdacontent
computer rdamedia
online resource rdacarrier
Series Environmental and social sustainability for business advantage collection, 2327-3348
2013 digital library.
Environmental and social sustainability for business advantage collection. 2327-3348.
Note Part of: 2013 digital library.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 131-133) and index.
Contents About the author -- Preface -- 1. IT sustainability matters -- 2. Think strategically and organize effectively -- 3. Operate IT sustainably -- 4. Partner for sustainability -- 5. Nurture a culture of sustainability -- 6. Maintain forward progress -- Glossary and primer -- Notes -- References -- Index.
Access Access restricted to authorized users and institutions.
Summary Speaks to modern managers in all functions as well as to IT professionals. Implementing an effective IT sustainability strategy is essential for organizations pursuing sustainability as a means of business advantage and this book shows how to do it. The critical first step is getting clear about the ends of the IT sustainability program -- the mission must be to further the company ' s sustain- ability objectives and strategic intents should include: (a) making IT operations as sustainable as possible; (b) partnering with other functions to leverage IT in making their business processes more sustainable and to grow the business; and (c) building a culture of sustainability within the IT organization.
Note Title from PDF title page (viewed on December 16, 2013).
Subject Sustainability.
Information technology -- Management.
Indexed Term change management
life cycle accounting (LCA)
conflict minerals
small-medium businesses (SMB/SME)
energy use
climate change
data centers
Green IT
sustainability platform
environmental management system (EMS)
intelligent buildings
IT for sustainability (ITfS)
smart city
smart grid
smart building
green ICT
Green Grid
Green Datacenter
Lean IT
Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP)
Global Reporting Initiative (GRI)
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Title Information technology sustainability for business advantage
Other Form: Print version: 9781606494165
ISBN 9781606494158 (paperback)
9781606494165 (e-book)

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