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Green IT: Save Money & the Environment

In today’s business world, green IT is no longer an abstract or fringe topic. Executives are exploring green IT because energy costs are such a large operating expense for IT. By using more energy-efficient IT and business processes, organizations can reduce operating costs.

Symantec’s recent Green IT report was evidence of a shift in emphasis from cost savings alone, to more environmentally conscious behavior. 89% of respondents indicate IT should play a very or extremely significant ‘green’ role’, while 94% report that their organization has a ‘green’ advocate, most of which have an IT focus.
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Jose Iglesias, Vice President of Global Solutions, Symantec Corporation
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