Ecogovernance Info

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Ecogovernance Info

  1. 1. PRODUCT SHEET: CA ECOGOVERNANCE CA ecoGovernance Green Governance for Efficient and Sustainable Business Organizations seeking to enhance their environmental performance typically need to reduce costs, comply with regulations and policies, satisfy the expectations of stakeholders and meet critical business objectives, often simultaneously. CA ecoGovernance helps you pursue an efficient and systematic approach to meeting your environmental goals and helps you deliver, quantify and communicate sustainability outcomes more effectively. What’s New, Business Value Product Overview What’s Compelling? Reduce energy consumption, CA’s innovative approach, CA ecoGovernance is cut carbon, engage with Green Governance, is enabled a powerful application stakeholders, communicate by the CA ecoGovernance which helps you take your progress towards product to help you create a sustainability efforts though environmental goals: Ad sustainability strategy and the following steps: hoc efforts, organizational deliver on it. Assessments are › Strategy silos and the lack of a used to identify where progress › Risk Management uniform approach often needs to be made. Scarce make these goals difficult investments are directed › Compliance Management and costly. With a centralized towards projects that are most › Idea Management repository supported by likely to achieve organizational › Portfolio Management powerful functionality, CA objectives. Teams are held ecoGovernance helps you accountable for their projects. › Project management define strategy, identify risks, Measures such as energy › Performance Management manage compliance, capture consumption, cost and CA ecoGovernance records ideas, select initiatives, execute carbon impact are calculated sustainability initiatives and projects, assess outcomes and and tracked to demonstrate the associated stakeholders. It track performance. This directs both the green and financial supports energy, carbon and your projects, teams and benefits. vendor assessments. Energy resources towards achieving use and other activity such your organization’s key as business travel, water and sustainability goals. waste is tracked. Consumption, cost, carbon and KPIs are recorded and visualized. CA ecoGovernance facilitates continuous improvement.
  2. 2. Delivery Approach CA ecoGovernance is a broad and powerful application. You can choose to use a few functional areas that meet your needs, or you can utilize the application more comprehensively. CA ecoGovernance is provided On Demand using Software-as-a-Service. This helps you get up and running quicker, while reducing the cost and complexity of deployment. CA offers a range of services to help ensure your success. CA has close relationships with leading global and regional consulting partners to provide implementation and consulting assistance. Features CA ecoGovernance calculates and tracks the following aspects of energy use: n Energy consumption n Energy spend n Carbon impact Types of ecoActivity which are tracked include, but are not limited to: n Energy (such as Electricity, Natural Gas and Oil) n Business travel n Water n Waste Functional areas include: n Strategy and policy n Assessments (vendor, energy and carbon) n Risk assessment n Compliance management n ROI and financial measures n Stakeholder mapping n Dashboards and KPIs Benefits CA ecoGovernance can help your organization achieve the following outcomes: n Lower costs n Reduced consumption of energy and other natural resources n Reduced carbon impact Better governance of sustainability strategies can also promote the following: n Enhanced employee and stakeholder engagement n Improved allocation of investment in sustainability initiatives n Increased project alignment, management and oversight n Faster, more efficient and more accurate sustainability reporting n Enhanced program outcomes and enhanced reputation
  3. 3. Why CA CA is a leading software company with expertise and vision aimed at helping organizations govern, manage and secure IT. CA has leveraged its capabilities in areas such as project and portfolio management, and governance, risk and compliance management to create a powerful and compelling ecoGovernance solution. CA ecoGovernance is being developed by CA’s ecoSoftware group, one of CA’s incubation business units, which develops, pilots and proves emerging technologies to help solve the energy and sustainability challenges faced by organizations. ENERGY CONSUMPTION CA ecoGovernance dashboards display energy consumption and spend.
  4. 4. ASSESSMENT DASHBOARD Assessments can be conducted to collect data about energy use, carbon emissions and the environmental profile of suppliers and vendors. For more information, please visit ca.com/greenIT. Copyright © 2009 CA. All rights reserved. All trademarks, trade names, service marks and logos referenced herein belong to their respective companies. This document is for your informational purposes only. CA assumes no responsibility for the accuracy or completeness of the information. To the extent permitted by applicable law, CA provides this document “as is” without warranty of any kind, including, without limitation, any implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement. In no event will CA be liable for any loss or damage, direct or indirect, from the use of this document, including, without limitation, lost profits, business interruption, goodwill or lost data, even if CA is expressly advised in advance of the possibility of such damages. CA does not provide legal advice. Neither this document nor any software product referenced herein shall serve as a substitute for the reader’s compliance with any laws (including but not limited to any act, statue, regulation, rule, directive, standard, policy, administrative order, executive order, etc. (collectively, “Laws”)) referenced herein. The reader should consult with competent legal counsel regarding any such Laws. Nothing herein (i) affects the rights and/or obligations of CA or its licensees under any existing or future written license agreement or services agreement relating to any CA software product; or (ii) amends any product documentation or specifications for any CA software product. The development, release and timing of any features or functionality described herein remain at CA’s sole discretion. MP330130509

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