Moreover, it's critical to remember that the baseline, time-intensive though it may be, is merely a first step. Ongoing measurement is essential to ensure that your projects are on track and that you remain focused on your company's green priorities, whether they're saving money, reducing waste, or cutting carbon emissions. There are green-oriented project-management products on the mark aimed at helping you along, such as CA's ecoSoftware line, which comprises ecoMeter and ecoGovernance. The two complementary offerings (available separately) are designed to keep organizations focused on both the progress and purpose of their sustainability initiatives. Additionally, Microsoft has an Environmental Sustainability Dashboard add-on for Dynamics AX.
Forrester's report "The Value of a Green IT Maturity Assessment" is available for $499.