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Green Tech

By: L Webber


Hardback | Oct 2009 | #179038 | ISBN-13: 9780814414460
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With today's electronic systems consuming massive amounts of energy, and improper disposal of old equipment threatening to release dangerous toxicity into the atmosphere, any company whose IT department isn't actively working to shrink its carbon footprint isn't just hurting the is also probably wasting money. "Green Tech" provides readers with practical, easily implemented strategies for sustainable computing.


<html> CONTENTS Foreword by Robert Houghton Acknowledgments 1 The Basics of Green Computing 2 Legal Mandates for Green 3 Business Case for Green Computing 4 Energy Usage 5 Energy Saving Initiatives 6 Advanced Configuration and Power Interface 7 Document Management 8 Manufacturer Programs 9 IT Asset Disposal 10 Virtualization 11 Data Center 12 Virtual Workers 13 Green IT Department 14 Green Supply Chain Useful Web Sites Glossary Index About the Authors

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Lawrence Webber has over 30 years of IT experience in hardware and software, and is a PMI Certified Project Management Professional. He is a Senior Project Manager at Insight Corporation. Michael Wallace is the Vice President of Application Engineer at Result Data. He has more than 25 years of experience in the information services field.

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