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Hype Cycle for Green IT and Sustainability in India, 2014

Published: 04 August 2014

ID: G00263549

Analyst(s): Ganesh Ramamoorthy

Summary

Indian organizations are moving beyond corporate social responsibility as a philanthropic activity, via integration with their core business operations. Eventually, organizational commitment and government regulations will drive adoption of green and sustainable technology and practices in India.

Table Of Contents

Analysis

  • What You Need to Know
  • The Hype Cycle
  • New Additions and Changes to the Hype Cycle
  • The Priority Matrix
  • Off the Hype Cycle
  • On the Rise
    • Carbon Capture and Sequestration
    • Smart Home Appliances
    • Smart City Framework
    • Ecolabels and Footprints
    • Carbon Market
    • Building-Integrated PV Solar Systems
    • Environmental, Health and Safety Applications
    • Microgrids
    • LED Lighting
    • Water Management
    • Advanced Metering Infrastructure
    • Home and Consumer Energy Management Solutions
    • Internet of Things
    • Cooling Management Techniques
    • OLED Technology
    • Enterprisewide Carbon and Energy Management Software Applications
    • Server Power Capping
  • At the Peak
    • Facilities Energy Management
    • Extreme Low-Energy Servers
    • Hosted Virtual Desktops
    • Life Cycle Assessment Tools and Sustainable Design PLM
    • CSR Reporting Tools
    • Machine-to-Machine Communication Services
    • Sustainability Business Operations Consulting Services
    • E-Waste Disposal and Recycling
  • Sliding Into the Trough
    • Distributed Power Generation
    • Green Data Center
    • Managed Print Services
    • VM Energy Management Tools
    • Advanced Server Energy Monitoring Tools
    • Wind Power Generation
  • Climbing the Slope
    • Solar Energy Technology
    • Data Deduplication
    • Location-Aware Applications
    • In-Rack Cooling
  • Entering the Plateau
    • WAN Optimization Controllers
  • Appendixes
    • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels

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