A New Commitment

Goch, Lynna
March 2008
Best's Review;Mar2008, Vol. 108 Issue 11, p69
Trade Publication
Question & Answer
The article presents questions and answers related to insurance including the importance of green computing for insurers to business operations, the role of insurance IT departments to meet the challenge of environmentally friendly goals, and the use of power management and virtualization of servers to reduce the carbon footprint.


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