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eDay 2010 Results

08-11-2010

Record number dispose of computer waste at eDay 2010

Estimates

Number of cars through eDay sites          17,787

Estimated number of items collected          76,899

Estimated total tonnage          877

1E Upgrades PC Power Management Software - Version 6 Now Available!

Nov 1, 2010

1E has released version 6.0 of its enterprise-class PC power management solution, NightWatchman, which helps businesses identify and reduce power consumption in IT equipment and software.

eDAY 2010 has been announced and is happenning!! Yay

NZ communities can again safely dispose of e-waste - eDay 2010 date announced

eDAY - 6th of November 2010

06.10.2010

The date for eDay 2010, New Zealand's free computer recycling event, was announced today by the Minister for the Environment, the Hon Dr Nick Smith. eDay will be held in more than 40 centres throughout New Zealand on Saturday 6 November 2010. Organisers are aiming to divert as much as 1,300 tonnes of electronic waste (e-waste) from landfills, up from last year's record of 976 tonnes.

Why CIOs Should See Their Power Bills

The planet pays when CIOs aren't aware of information technology's energy cost.

Robin Johnson 09.10.10, 6:00 AM ET - CIO at Dell

The obvious first step for reducing any organisation's energy use is to measure it and find ways to lower it. So why is it that the overwhelming majority of CIOs--owners of their companies' information technology infrastructure and consumers of huge amounts of energy--never see a power bill?

Cure Your Patch Management Headache

1st September 2010 - Matt Johnson- Transend Ltd

In a recent white paper from Lumension called Four Steps to Cure Your Patch Management Headache, they talk about how the need to speed up patch deployment across distributed IT environments has never been more important.

Microsoft's Partnership with 1E: Advances in Power Management

Brad Anderson, CVP of Microsoft's Management and Security Division (MSD), chats with Sumir Karayi, CEO of 1E, one of Microsoft's key partners in client and server management.

After talking briefly about the history of their partnership, the two turn to a detailed discussion on the importance of power management in enterprises and how 1E solutions, coupled with System Center Configuration Manager 2007 R3, can help large organizations save substantially on infrastructure costs.

HSBC saves $1m in energy costs by turning off computers

Rebecca Thomson - ComputerWeekly
Friday 30 July 2010 15:35

HSBC has saved more than $1m in energy costs after rolling out technology that shuts down 300,000 PCs during evenings and weekends.

The bank is implementing the shut-down system across its international network, eventually reaching all 8,000 offices in the 88 countries it operates in.

It has completed the roll-out on 300,000 machines so far, saving $1,090,180 in energy costs by closing down the computers overnight.

IT Sector Reduces Energy Costs by $2B, CO2 Emissions by 32 Million Tons

Jul 27, 2010
The IT sector has reduced annual CO2 emissions associated with IT equipment by more than 32 million metric tons worldwide since 2007, which translates into more than $2 billion in annual energy savings and taking nine coal-fired power plants offline, according to a study conducted by Natural Logic.

1E and AH Technology to Showcase Desktop Power Management at Australian CIO Summit

Sydney, Australia – Tuesday 20th July 2010, Gold sponsors 1E, a software and services company that improves IT efficiency by identifying and reducing costs and waste in hardware, software, energy and time, and AH Technology, 1E’s sole distributor in Australia and New Zealand (ANZ), will exhibit at the CIO Summit in Sydney on 22nd July 2010. The Summit is Australia’s premier event for leading CIOs, CTOs, IT Directors and Senior IT and business executives from the region.
 

Huge Victory on Conflict Minerals

Date: 16-07-2010, from the Enough Project