Symantec is committed to helping customers reduce energy costs and carbon footprint with an innovative software approach and Green IT best practices.
Symantec offers a software approach to reduce data center and endpoint energy costs. Start saving money now before you invest in new hardware.
2009 Worldwide Green IT Report - Green Begins Widespread Adoption
In the 2009 Green IT Survey, Symantec has found that Green IT has reached critical mass. Virtually all the companies surveyed are discussing their Green strategy. They are not just talking, either. Green budgets are on the rise and IT is willing to pay a premium on energy efficient products. In fact, IT finds itself leading the way in corporate Green policy, which is not surprising given that many CIOs are now responsible for the first time to pay the data center energy bill.
Customer Benefits – Green Business is Good Business
With energy costs in a typical data center doubling every five years, there is growing demand for software and solutions that can reduce the need for electricity and make more efficient use of existing resources. With Symantec’s software approach, start saving money now: reduce your data center energy bill by 20 percent or more before you invest in new hardware. Validate the ROI savings for your business.
Products & Services
For most organizations, it’s difficult to standardize at the hardware layer – you want to choose from multiple hardware vendors and integrate systems from mergers and acquisitions. With Symantec’s software approach, you can optimize your existing server and storage resources. In addition to saving you money on hardware capital expenses, Symantec can reduce by 20 percent or more the operating expenses to power and cool your data centers. And further extend energy savings with endpoint power management. View the solution overview brief, or click on the links below to learn more about specific products and services in the Symantec Green IT solution.
Manage Physical and Virtual Environments:
Veritas Cluster Server delivers high availability while improving server utilization to reduce overall power and cooling requirements.
Brightmail Gateway provides outbound & inbound email and instant message security through Software as a Service, which reduces hardware and energy demands on your data centers.
MessageLabs enables you to secure and manage email, Web and IM through Software as a Service; through spam protection, cut the volume of email for retention, and thereby benefit from less storage hardware and power.