Computer Science
Green Information and Communications Technology Strategies

 

Computer Science
Green Information and Communications Technology Strategies

Unit 2: Technical Strategy and Planning

Study Questions

When reading, viewing, and listening, consider the following questions. You will need to do your own research to find some of the answers.

  1. What does client equipment include?
  2. What is a data centre?
  3. How does client equipment energy and materials consumption compare with consumption by data centres?
  4. What are four steps to take in minimizing consumption for client equipment?
  5. How can you evaluate the authenticity of eco-labels, i.e., how can you decide which eco-labels really indicate sustainable products?
  6. What are seven steps to take in minimizing consumption for data centres?

Note: These are not the discussion forum questions for Section 2.1. Use them for personal study, and you can post comments/queries related to these questions in the General Discussion Forum.  Be sure to use a brief descriptive title for your posting.

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