Blogs

1E is Green IT Company of the Year 2012!

Best-known for its market-leading NightWatchman Enterprise PC Power Management software, 1E snaps up top accolade at the Green IT awards

Turning Off PCs, Lowering Bills

Bank: Kiwibank
Problem: Half of the bank's PCs were typically left running overnight and on weekends, adding needlessly to the bank's utility costs.
Solution: A power management solution that automatically shuts computers off when they're not being used.

HP leads latest Greener Electronics Guide from Greenpeace

HP knocks Nokia off top spot in Greenpeace tech test

Hewlett Packard has been ranked as the most sustainable consumer electronics maker by the campaign group Greenpeace.

Download full report

It displaced Nokia which had topped the group's "Guide to Greener Electronics" for the previous three years.

Webinar 29 Sept 2011 Technical Session - PC Energy Management

On behalf of the Energy Management Association of New Zealand please join me for a technical session on PC energy management for the enterprise.

Space is limited.
Reserve your Webinar seat now at:
https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/279363350

Climate Reality

One September the 14ththere was an event for 24 hours that spanned the world and was streamed live. It was all about the reality behind climate change. It's worth looking at Al Gore's final presentation below. Or check out all the detail here

 It really annoys me that many governments the world over are not taking this seriously. I would suggest it is prudent to err on the side of caution.

Managing energy risks critical for NZ green IT sector

Transend are presenting at the forum on Energy Risk for IT managers Aug 2011.

Take a look at the forum details here

Come along to learn more about IT energy efficiency both in the datacentre and for your PC Fleet.

Also, check out the press release below.

Cost-savings driving more CIOs towards green IT

The article below applies to many other countries but I am not sure it applies to New Zealand. I am yet to find a CIO that is totally commiteed to a serious Green IT strategy and plan in New Zealand. If you are one, I would love to hear from you - Matt Johnson, Transend Ltd

Transend Green IT Framework©

3 June, 2011 - Matt Johnson; Wellington | New Zealand

Introducing the brand new Transend Green IT Framework©

New Global Citizenship Website and report from HP

6 May, 2011

Well done to HP for putting together a portal for all their sustainability acitivites, reports and solutions.

Take a look here