While green IT initiatives typically are viewed as middle-range priorities in business, 37 percent of firms currently rate green IT as an “upper-half organizational priority.” Only 9 percent ranked green IT as highly in 2009. Looking ahead, 54 percent are expected to view green IT as an upper-tier priority in 2013.
More companies are budgeting for green IT. One in five companies now have a dedicated budget allocated for green IT initiatives, and 44 percent say they are moving toward doing so.
Read more from CompTIA’s Second Annual Green IT Insights and Opportunities study is based on an online survey of 650 IT and business executives involved in green initiatives or strategies in the United States, United Kingdom and Germany (150). The complete report is available at no cost to CompTIA members who can access the information at www.CompTIA.org or by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org.
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