How green is my outsourcer? Measuring sustainability in global IT outsourcing

  title={How green is my outsourcer? Measuring sustainability in global IT outsourcing},
  author={Ron Babin and Brian Nicholson},
  journal={Strategic Outsourcing: An International Journal},
  • R. Babin, B. Nicholson
  • Published 22 February 2011
  • Business
  • Strategic Outsourcing: An International Journal
Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to examine the intersection of sustainability and global IT outsourcing (GITO). GITO is well established as a business practice towards reducing costs and improving performance. Sustainability issues related to carbon footprint and greenhouse gases are increasingly important for all organizations. Responsible and economic energy management is a critical business capability and environmental responsibility in global outsourcing.Design/methodology/approach… 

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