Cisco EnergyWise Business Value Calculator
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Manage Power Across the Company with Cisco EnergyWise
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Learn more about Cisco EnergyWise, available across the entire Cisco Catalyst switching portfolio. (5:19 min)
Ask the Expert
Review the discussion with Scott Lennartz and Berna Devrim about a new and innovative power management architecture.
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By measuring, reporting, and reducing energy consumption across the entire corporate infrastructure, the innovative Cisco EnergyWise technology can significantly impact a company's entire facilities energy budget.
Now, with Cisco EnergyWise Orchestrator, you can achieve greater energy savings by controlling energy usage for PCs and Power over Ethernet devices from a single integrated interface.
Cisco EnergyWise is a key component of the Cisco Borderless Network Architecture.
- Cisco EnergyWise Overview (PDF - 1.6 MB)
Measure and fine-tune power usage for significant cost savings with an energy management architecture.
- Cisco Business Energy Management Overview (PDF - 1.6 MB)
Use Cisco EnergyWise technology to lower your energy costs and carbon footprint.
- EnergyWise Flash Demonstration(Flash)
Visual exploration of Cisco EnergyWise technology
- EnergyWise At-A-Glance (PDF - 277 KB)
Key features of Cisco EnergyWise.
- Cisco EnergyWise Podcast(MP3 - 14:30 min)
Nick Lippis of Lippis Consulting and Berna Devrim, Senior Manager of Network Systems at Cisco discuss Cisco EnergyWise.
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Overview of the Cisco Networked Sustainability Framework
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Cisco Networked Sustainability Framework
Achieve green goals by saving energy, improving operational efficiency and adopting innovative business practices.
- Cisco Networked Sustainability Framework Q&A
Answers for frequently asked questions regarding the Cisco Networked Sustainability Framework.
- Sustainability and Cisco Solutions At-A-Glance (PDF - 970 KB)
Quick reference on how to achieve green goals.
- The Network: Promoting Green Benefits to Business and IT (White Paper)
Benefits and cost savings from deploying green technology.
Switching and Cisco EnergyWise
Converge IT and facilities management, integrate services, improve switching device efficiency, and implement effective network virtualization with Cisco Catalyst switches.
- Integrated Energy Management Solution (PDF - 1.1 MB)
This presentation outlines the collaboration of Cisco with IBM on energy management solution through the integration of Cisco EnergyWise and IBM Tivoli.
- Cisco and IBM Energy Management Integration Q&A
Answers to frequently asked questions about the integration of IBM Tivoli and Cisco EnergyWise technologies.
- Networked Sustainability — Helping Customers Meet Green and Business Goals (PDF - 2.7 MB)
This presentation outlines how Cisco Networked Sustainability and Cisco EnergyWise help businesses cut energy costs while reduce carbon footprint.
- Controlling Corporate Energy Consumption Via the Enterprise Network (PDF - 582 KB)
Lippis Consulting examines a new approach to achieving energy efficiency by leveraging network infrastructure.
- The Network's Sustainability Effect Podcast(MP3 - 15:00 min)
Listen to this podcast as Cisco's Marie Hattar and Nick Lippis of the Lippis Report discuss the sustainable effect afforded by networks and communications.
- The Energy Efficient Network (PDF - 309 KB)
The Butler Group explores how the network can provide energy and business efficiencies.
- Cisco EnergyWise Whitepaper
What Cisco EnergyWise does, how it works and benefits it provides.
- The role of EnergyWise in SmartGrid VoD(Video - 4:07 min)
How EnergyWise helps get buildings and systems ready for SmartGrid.
- Evaluating and Enhancing Green Practices with Catalyst Switching
Green operations and characteristics of Cisco Catalyst Series switches.
Reduce distributed enterprise costs and create more efficient branch architectures by reducing branch equipment footprint and consolidating remote assets into the data center.
- Cisco ASR 1000 Series (PDF - 195 KB)
The first router series in the industry to earn Miercom Green Certification. Miercom found the Cisco ASR 1000 Series to provide 54% overall savings in operational costs and 3 times more energy efficient in comparison to the industry average.
- Optimizing Branch Office TCO with Cisco ISR
Greater green benefits for lower costs with Cisco Integrated Services Routers.
- Achieving Energy Efficiency (PDF - 195 KB)
Service integration with Cisco ASR 1000 Series.
- Green Calculator for ASR:
Savings and environmental impact of Cisco ASR 1000 Series.
- Cisco ASR 1000 Series Wins Green Excellence of the Year Award (PDF - 210 KB)
Frost & Sullivan award for the innovative QuantumFlow Processor in the Cisco ASR 1000 Series router.
Increase energy efficiencies and reduce operational burdens with the network, relying on the convergence of data center infrastructure, broader deployment of virtualization, and evolving application architectures. Learn More at www.cisco.com/go/efficiency
Simplify the deployment of security capabilities from the core to the individual remote worker, while reducing equipment footprint and increasing energy efficiency.
- How Cisco IT Provides Remote Network Access for Small Offices and Teleworkers Case Study (PDF - 922 KB)
Promoting remote workforce productivity while contributing to environmental sustainability.
- Two-part Lippis Report on how the Cisco Virtual Office solution empowers teleworkers and allows IT groups to control costs.
> Deploying Teleworking Solutions in Scale - Part 1 (PDF - 202 KB)
> Deploying Teleworking Solutions in Scale - Part 2 (PDF - 202 KB)
- Cisco Security Solutions for Environmental Sustainability Fact Sheet (PDF - 318 KB)
Reduce waste, save money and resources, and increase the efficiency of operations for wireless products.
- Sustainable Mobility: Cisco Strategies for Green Wireless (PDF - 152 KB)
Use resources efficiently while enhancing collaboration.
Architect and Realize a Greener IT Strategy
Control energy consumption and costs, improve resource utilization, and reduce your organization's environmental impact with help from Cisco and our certified partners. The following services help businesses prioritize initiatives, assess operations, align solutions to enhance network environments, and adapt to business or market changes.
- Create, evolve, and maintain a more energy-efficient and cost-effective data center architecture with Cisco Data Center Efficiency Services.
- Build communications platforms that enable collaboration across any workspace and accelerate green business advantage: Unified Communications Services, Cisco TelePresence Services, Cisco Wireless LAN Services, and Cisco Virtual Office Services.
- Optimize networks to use and manage power wisely, make the best use of integrated services, and extend the useful life of installed systems with Cisco Optimization Services.
Driving Toward Greener IT
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Change the way business is conducted and implement new practices to reduce your carbon footprint by extending the influence of IT on environmental sustainability.
Reduce dependency on physical travel and scale globally while reducing your GHG emissions footprint.
- "Go Green" with Cisco TelePresence (Video - 3:01 min)
- Applied Materials adopts TelePresence as part of its "green" strategy (Video - 3:32 min)
Close the productivity gap created by today's borderless enterprise and create sustainable operations which accelerate innovation, while increasing agility and productivity.
- Unified Communications: Use Virtual Collaboration to Improve Environmental Sustainability (White Paper)
Work together anytime, anywhere, reducing travel and costs significantly, saving time, increasing efficiency, and reducing their carbon footprint.
- Work Green with WebEx Data Sheet(PDF - 1.0 MB)
- WebEx Business Optimization Consultation Data Sheet(PDF - 878 KB)
- WebEx Custom Implementation Data Sheet(PDF - 51 KB)
- Continental Airlines Uses WebEx for Green Initiatives and Telecommuting(Case Study) - (MP3 - 5:57 min)
- Sun Microsystems Uses WebEx to Advance Green Initiatives(Case Study) - (PDF - 918 KB)
- Green to Gold - Andrew Winston on How Green Makes Business Sense
- Remote Workers Make Green Impact at Continental Airlines
- Working Smarter - Working Greener: How Telework Helps Improve Productivity While Going Green
- The Fastest Way to Green: How IKON Reduces Travel while Increasing Effectiveness
- Beyond Your Walls: How Leading Environmental Organizations are Making Corporate Green Programs Successful
- Green 101: The Basics - and the Misconceptions - of Reducing Your Power Consumption
Internet Business Solutions Group
Pursue green initiatives and optimize business processes to reduce costs and increase productivity, efficiency, and innovation with help from the Cisco Internet Business Solutions Group (IBSG), the company's strategic global consulting arm that works with Global 500 CXOs and public sector leaders.
- Smart Grid: The Role of Electricity Infrastructure in Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions (PDF - 392 KB)
Reduce greenhouse gases without sacrificing power.
- Smart Grid: Transforming the Electricity System to Meet Future Demand and Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Improve performance and the life of electrical infrastructures while reducing electricity consumption and increase the use of distributed, renewable energy.
- The Connected Bus - One World, Green & Connected
Innovative transit pilot in the City and County of San Francisco.
- Connected and Sustainable Urban Development(White Paper)
Learn more about the role of high-speed communications networks and mobility in urban design with these white papers
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Introducing Cisco EnergyWise
John Chambers, Cisco Chairman and CEO, discusses EnergyWise, an innovative technology built on the Cisco switching portfolio. John highlights how this technology will help customers meet their green goals, including drastically reducing greenhouse gas emissions, becoming more energy efficient, and lowering operational costs.
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The Cisco Network Edge
Berna Devrim, Sr.Manager, Access Switching Marketing explains how to expand your business with Cisco Catalyst edge switches.
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Cisco EnergyWise Ecosystem Momentum Continues
Cisco EnergyWise solutions help increase energy efficiency and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
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Going Green: Cisco's Vision And Solutions
Laura Ipsen, Senior Vice President of Global Policy and Government Affairs, discusses Cisco's pledge to reduce greenhouse gas emissions 25 percent by 2012 and the elements needed to achieve that goal.
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Cisco EnergyWise Seen As Key to Centralized Energy Management
University of Plymouth shows how Cisco EnergyWise enables a truly central energy management infrastructure.
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Savings With Company-Wide Energy Management
Schneider Electric partners with Cisco and expands customers' energy management to the entire infrastructure, including IT and facilities.
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Simplify Network Management to Reduce Costs
Kenny VanZant explains how customers can benefit from integrating Cisco EnergyWise with the SolarWinds Orion family of products.
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Green: Good For Business and The Environment
Marie Hattar, Vice President of Network Systems and Security Solutions, explains how to increase efficiency and reduce carbon footprint with green innovations in Cisco's product portfolio.
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Network Energy Efficiency: The New Frontier
Discover how complimentary new tools from Cisco can transform your network into an energy management platform for your entire corporate infrastructure. Technology Focus: Routing and Switching
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Green IT: The CIO's Answer to Business Efficiency
Rick Hutley, Vice President, Global Innovation, Internet Business Solutions Group addresses Cisco's impact of going green.
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Exploring Greener Options
John Lewis Partnership, owner of leading UK retail businesses, extends and improves their environmental practices with Cisco EnergyWise.
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Improving Power Consumption Management
Friends Provident, an UK FTSE 100 financial services company, shares their vision for using the IP network to show and manage power consumption.
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