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How To Improve Sustainability With Telecoms Solutions 2010 (Webinar)

Date: 23 July 2010

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Executive Summary

Based on our new Green Quadrant study of the sustainability solutions from 17 telecoms operators such as AT&T, BT Group, Cable & Wireless, Deutsche Telekom, Orange and TeliaSonera this webinar provides insights for customers to leverage telecoms innovations to accelerate sustainability performance. Solutions covered by the analysis include sustainable telecoms consulting, smart grid connectivity, telepresence, machine-to-machine sensor networks and recycled mobile handsets.

Table Of Contents

WHAT ARE THE SUSTAINABLE TELECOMS SOLUTIONS FIRMS SHOULD BE AWARE OF?
Sustainable business strategies set out ambitious objectives which are already transforming the basis of competitive advantage
Verdantix Critical Moments market sizing and forecasting analysis estimates sustainable business spend as a % of revenue
Telecoms solutions can support multiple initiatives in corporate sustainability programmes
Sustainable Telecoms defined
Verdantix has identified 9 primary groups of sustainable telecoms solutions in the European market
Sustainable telecoms solutions need to be considered in the context of an emerging sustainable technology ecosystem

HOW DO SUSTAINABLE TELECOMS SOLUTIONS SUPPORT SUSTAINABLE BUSINESS STRATEGIES?
Customers demands for sustainability performance from their telecoms suppliers will continue to increase due to regulation and competition
Senior IT and telecoms managers view IT as a key enabler of their sustainability programmes
Hardware suppliers are the most important when it comes to supporting sustainability programmes
According to telecoms buyers, potential sustainability benefits of solutions are often very important in purchase decisions
Sustainable business plans have objectives that can be supported by telecoms solutions
Telepresence analysis produced by Verdantix for the Carbon Disclosure Project identified dramatic sustainability benefits
Payback on Telepresence spend is typically within 12-18 months for the initial 4 rooms
Annual reductions in UK CO2 emissions are forecasted to reach 198,000 tCO2 in 2020, growing from 23,000 tCO2 in 2010
Intelligent questions to enhance sustainable telecoms RFPs
How to assess the quality of a telecoms operator’s corporate sustinability performance

WHICH TELECOMS PROVIDERS ARE BEST POSITIONED TO HELP?
The Verdantix Green Quadrant assessed 17 telecoms providers on 9 sustainable telecoms solutions with a 0-3 score for each solution
The Verdantix Green Quadrant assessed 17 telecoms providers on 22 corporate performance criteria grouped into 3 high-level categories
Verdantix Green Quadrant for Sustainable Telecoms (Europe) 2010

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