Environmental Protection Through Green IT
Bizerba tracked the green policies of Balingen, August 13, 2008 all PCs, servers, PBX and networks in offices around the world generate as much carbon dioxide emissions as the worldwide aviation, so estimates of the market research firm Gartner. The use of so-called Green IT technology producer Bizerba from Balingen has recognized the and is currently upon whose recommendations: air conditioners with free-cooling function use to cool the equipment in our data center in the cold season the outside air to the cooling. Additional chillers are used only on hot days. This energy consumption is already significantly reduce”, explains Matthias Harsch, a spokesman of Bizerba’s business management. Green IT is thereby not only environmentally friendly, but it would also lucrative savings the companies. Each of the more than 2,800 employees can make its own contribution to the environmental protection by he Green located in guidelines holds. By small habit changes improves energy balance already, for example, by abandoning the stand by mode the computer”, so Harsch next. Also the increased use of videoconferencing make many trips unnecessary and thus keep a contribution to environmental protection.
About Bizerba: Bizerba is a worldwide operating, leading in many areas technology company for professional system solutions of for weighing, information and food service technology in the segments retail, food industry and logistics. Industry-specific hard – and software, powerful network-compatible management systems, as well as a wide range of labels, consumables and business services ensure the transparent control of integrated business processes and the high availability of Bizerba-specific performance features. With over 2,800 employees, 21 own subsidiaries in 20 countries and 58 agencies worldwide the Bizerba GmbH & co. . KG put 2007 EUR 430 million in the company. The headquarters of the company is Balingen, more production facilities located in Messkirch, Bochum, Shanghai and San Louis Potosi (Mexico).