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Issue No.06 - Nov.-Dec. (2012 vol.14)
pp: 22-29
Kannan Mohan , Baruch College
Balasubramaniam Ramesh , Georgia State University
Lan Cao , Old Dominion University
Sumantra Sarkar , Georgia State University
Green IT has gained significant attention, but specific guidance on how to implement and manage various green IT initiatives is largely underdeveloped. A new framework helps by classifying green IT used in organizations as sustaining or disrupting innovations.
Green products, Technological innovation, Technological innovation, Educational institutions, Information system management, Information technology, disruptive innovation, green IT, sustainability
Kannan Mohan, Balasubramaniam Ramesh, Lan Cao, Sumantra Sarkar, "Managing Disruptive and Sustaining Innovations in Green IT", IT Professional, vol.14, no. 6, pp. 22-29, Nov.-Dec. 2012, doi:10.1109/MITP.2011.114
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