EX0-118 - Green IT Foundation
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Which of the following types of computing can deliver economic value to a Green IT project? a) Grid. b) Matrix. c) Cloud. d) Lattice.
a and c only.
Which of the following would help identify how green an organisation currently is?
Add power meters to your servers.
Which of the following terms BEST describes an employee who promotes green initiatives within an organisation?
What does Carbon Energy Accounting measure in an organisation?
The entire amount of energy used by the organisation.
Which of the following helps provide effective power management on a PC?
Automated shutdown software.
Which of the following will reduce paper consumption?
Setting printers to duplex printing.
Which of the following is a Framework that can be used to implement Green IT systems?
The IT Infrastructure Library.
Which of the following systems would assist effective Green IT procurement?
A Supplier and Contracts Database.
Which of the following describes an "Action Register"?
A list of tasks needed to deliver a Green IT project.
Which of the following categories are business benefits of Green IT? a) Lower costs. b) Increased competition. c) Modified culture. d) Improved continuity.
a and c only.
What should be achieved when setting the scope of an organisation's Green IT Policy?
A definition of what goals are required for the project.
You conduct a Total Cost of Ownership survey of your Data Centre. Which of the following is an indirect cost?
The cost of the power consumption of a server.
Which of the following is a greenhouse gas?
Which of the following will deliver a uick win when reducing PC power consumption? Which of the following will deliver a uick win? when reducing PC power consumption?
Placing witch off!?stickers on all PCs.Placing ?witch off!?stickers on all PCs.
You are greening your data centre. Which of the following is an initiative that should complement your project?
The Sustainable Building Strategy.
Which of the following is NOT part of a Green IT Procurement process?
Negotiating discounts for products with high energy consumption.
What is an Emission Reduction Unit?
A measure of carbon dioxide equivalent.
Which of the following BEST describes the purpose of Cloud Computing?
IT services are delivered virtually over the Internet.
Which of the following are reasons that Home Working can reduce your carbon footprint? a) It reduces the travel needed to attend meetings. b) It reduces the paperwork needed for meetings. c) It reduces the space needed within the office. d) It reduces the power consumed during meetings.
a and d only.
What is the role of a Stakeholder Map in a Green IT programme?
It identifies where stakeholders will influence the programme.
Which of the following describes embodied energy?
The total amount of energy involved in manufacture of a product lifecycle.
Your Green IT programme has produced smaller emission reductions than expected. What can you do?
Increase carbon offset purchases to meet the shortfall.
Which of the following must be measured when calculating the annual energy consumption of a server?
The energy consumed in different modes of operation.
You are monitoring energy usage in the data centre. Which of the following techniques can you use? a) Data aggregating. b) Thermal profiling. c) CPU throttling. d) Server metering.
b and d only.
Which of the following is one of the key outcomes of green IT?
Efficient energy consumption.
Which element of Triple Bottom Line accounting is concerned with ecological issues?
Which document should be created to ensure the implementation of your Green IT policy?
The green IT action plan.
How can changes to the running of servers provide a 'quick win' when greening a data centre?
By running them at higher temperature.
Which of the following is the greatest business challenge facing data centres?
The increase in data storage requirements.
Which of the following can help deliver quick wins for a Green IT Action Plan? a) Deferring milestones. b) Highlighting benefits. c) Creating opportunities. d) Setting challenges.
b, c and d only.
Which of the following is an action you should take to ensure that your suppliers are complying with your Green IT policy?
Regular unannounced site visits.
Which of the following uses Greenhouse Gas conversion factors to work out CO2 emissions?
The Carbon Footprint Calculator.
Which of the following is the best definition of cap and trade?
Companies can trade emissions within an agreed limit.
What type of person is likely to benefit most from being set measurable targets within a Green IT programme?
Someone who is committed but wants to do everything at once.
Which of the following is one of the three market-based tools created by the Kyoto Protocol?
How do greenhouse gases contribute to global warming?
They stop heat escaping from the earth.
Which of the following is a benefit of adopting green IT within an organisation?
Developing a culture of social responsibility.
Which of the following BEST describes the payback period of a Green IT programme?
The time taken to repay the original investment.
ITU is the U81N agency for information and communication technologies. What does ITU stand for?
International Telecommunications Union.
The United Nations Conference on Environment and Development is better known as:
Rio Earth Summit.
Which of the following is one of the three market-based mechanisms created by the Kyoto Protocol?
How can you use a Continual Service Improvement Model as part of your green IT programme?
To ensure on-going monitoring and feedback through the programme lifecycle.
Why is Data Destruction important when recycling a computer?
To ensure that the data is securely deleted before recycling.
Which of the following is a goal of the WEEE directive?
To reduce the manufacturing of new electrical products.
Which of the following is a Framework that can be used to deliver Green IT systems?
The IT Infrastructure Library.
You are developing a Green IT Action Plan that specifies many initiatives. What criteria should you use to select initiatives that can deliver Quick Wins?
High urgency, High impact.
Which of the following describes Carbon Neutrality?
Balancing CO2 emissions with an equivalent offset amount.
Which of the following is a method for managing risk?
How much energy is used by monitor when displaying a PC screen saver?
The same as a standard office application.
What is the best definition of a Carbon Footprint?
The amount of greenhouse gas emitted by an organisation.