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July 27, 2009, Zen and the Art of Data Center Greening
… The report found that the market for carbon accounting software in the United States today is a relatively paltry $10 million or so, although it’s expected to double annually over the coming years, said Paul Baier, vice president of consulting for Groom Energy. That may not sound very promising at first for the raft of carbon accounting software startups like CarbonFlow, Planet Metrics and CSRware looking to carbon cap-and-trade legislation now being debated in Congress to jump-start the market.
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Companies that take corporate social responsibility (CSR) seriously and they are increasing in number have to find ways to map large amounts of disparate data to large numbers of disparate stakeholders. Whether it’s helping companies report on fair labor practices to meet socially responsible investment criteria or tracking energy use for a carbon reduction program, technology vendors see this space as a market with much potential.
“CSRware sells sustainability management software that tracks all kinds of eco-impacts a company has. It has a number of measurement options for companies looking to track their carbon footprint, water usage and recycled materials”.
“There are different components that make up a carbon footprint, says Karen Alonardo, founder of San Francisco-based CSRware. Energy is just one part of that, but you can monitor other resources”.
SAAS Startup Tunes Enterprises into Social Responsibility
Startup CSRware is developing SAAS-based applications that help enterprises track their environmental footprint.
CSRware emerges from stealth, targets eco-efficient IT with cloud-based application
The software, delivered as a service, includes three modules: The Corporate Sustainability Module (CSM), which covers eco-efficient IT and greenhouse gas reporting; the Enterprise Sustainability Platform (ESM), which is used to benchmark, quantify and monitor initiatives; and Corporate Sustainability Analytics (CSA), which is used to plan and model the data.
Selected by The 451 Group to Participate in Innovators Showcase at Second Annual Client Conference CSRware is the leading Enterprise Sustainability Management provider to Present Innovations and Real-world Case Scenarios to Partners, Enterprise Customers and Resellers.
Eco-Efficient IT: Policy, Leglislation and Compliance
For a full report, please contact CSRware a 451 Group client.
“The impact of environmental and energy policy on enterprise IT, 2008-2012 Governments seeking to address climage change and energy security are looking for opportunities to dramatically improve energy efficiency. They are aware that corporate IT is a huge consumer of electricity and a powerful force for managing energy consumption.”
CSRware listed in the report as an early specialist company who entered market early and prior the large players who are just entering or still developing carbon management and analytics products.
By Bridget Botelho, News Writer
22 Oct 2008 | SearchDataCenter.com