Gartner Research

Agenda Overview for Green IT and Sustainability, 2013

Published: 07 January 2013

ID: G00245387

Analyst(s): Sherry Fairchok, Simon Mingay , Bettina Tratz-Ryan


Gartner's research on green IT and sustainability provides technology providers, CIOs, financial investors and IT organizations with operational and strategic insights into technology, services, solutions and practices that generate sustainable environmental business value.

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Key Issues

  • How can the IT organization and ICT improve the enterprise's sustainability performance?
  • How will TSPs develop and adopt technologies and solutions that enable them to identify and demonstrate product life cycles?
  • What are the opportunities and challenges in identifying business solutions for smarter, interconnected sustainability themes, such as smart grid, smart transportation, smart building and smart city?
  • What are the business model, opportunities and challenges for sustainable business solutions?
  • What is the addressable market and business opportunity for resource-efficient technology and solutions?
  • What are the business case, market opportunities and challenges for recycled, reused and refurbished technology and solutions?

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