Green IT a Natural Fit for Enterprise Executives

17. 11. 2007 | 11/2007 | Komentáre čitateľov [0]

Green IT a Natural Fit for Enterprise Executives. More than just a passing fad, Green IT is a growing, global business concern that is significantly impacting how IT executives will make technology buying decisions now and in the future. According to IDC's U.S. Green IT survey, 80% of executives say that Green IT is growing in importance for their organization, and 43% say they consider a vendor's "greenness" when selecting their suppliers.

Green IT a Natural Fit for Enterprise Executives

More than just a passing fad, Green IT is a growing, global business concern that is significantly impacting how IT executives will make technology buying decisions now and in the future. According to IDC's U.S. Green IT survey, 80% of executives say that Green IT is growing in importance for their organization, and 43% say they consider a vendor's “greenness” when selecting their suppliers.

From energy efficiency to ease of recyclability, a product's greenness is becoming a more important economic component in the IT buying equation. “The spread of Green IT continues as organizations gain a better understanding of the benefits of going green,” said Frank Gens, IDC's senior vice president of Research. “Once a distant afterthought, economic advantages, including reductions in operational costs, are driving Green IT adoption.”

Additional Survey Findings

One half of survey respondents claim that “reducing their organization's environmental impact” was important or very important to senior management

42% of respondents said that IT will play a lead role or an important role in their organizations' efforts to reduce environmental impact

One-third of respondents rated an IT supplier's “greenness” as important or very important

81% of respondents identify green products' ability to reduce operating costs as the most important reason for considering a supplier's greenness

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