Smart spaces, smart buildings, smart cities: networks and automation of work, industry and society are an important part of digitization. Investments in technology processes and systems not only help many companies become more digital, but also become more sustainable and efficient. Most companies have understood this: a White papers From Microsoft indicates that the majority of companies in Germany are investing in sustainable technologies in order to improve their products and manufacturing processes in an environmentally friendly way and reduce CO22– Reducing emissions. How this works is shown by our customers at Microsoft Cloud, who are taking steps towards a more sustainable future with the right use of data.
More than eight in ten German companies (82 per cent) want to become climate-neutral by 2045 YouGov survey commissioned by Microsoft Germany. Although many organizations still fall apart because they lack a proper plan for implementation, half of them (48 percent) are already using modern technologies, for example to make their value chain more sustainable.
Almost three out of four companies in Germany (71 per cent) are convinced that the cloud can contribute to greater sustainability and climate protection. Running servers, storage, and applications in a large data center is usually more efficient than running that infrastructure on site in individual companies, one asserts. representative survey The Bitkom Industry Association.
As cloud architectures say Executive Summary “Greening and with Information Technology” According to market researchers at IDC, “Enabling demand-driven use of computing power, storage capacity, and IT applications. By centralizing physical IT resources and a software-based level of control, IT infrastructure in private clouds can run more efficiently and scale better. Using Services Public cloud and hybrid cloud architectures, IT resources can also be shared with other companies in order to avoid overcapacity.
How concrete The savings– and optimizationpotential in Microsoft Cloud awarenessleten, show the following customer examples.