Microsoft is developing technology that helps consumers and businesses reduce their environmental footprint. By sharing examples of how software is making a positive difference for the environment, we hope to inspire you to take action.
Some of the talk around Windows Server 2008 and Virtualization (Specifically Hardware Virtualization) are around consolidating platforms and maximizing our datacenters and using less power where we can. The other great thing is that some organisations are doing this inline with some very smart ways of generating electricity for there datacenters
A new fabulous website called Microsoft Environment from Microsoft worldwide E&S team gives some much better information on our worldwide policy, strategy and of course provides some resources.
Some highlights from the site:
- Software Showcase
- A short video on our own efforts to reduce our impact
- Windows Server 2008 Power Savings
- How Can Technology Sustain the Environment in the 21st Century