ICTs and Enterprise Sustainability
1. What is your understanding of the role of ICTs in Enterprise Sustainability?
The role of ICTs in Enterprise Sustainability can be seen from two angles:
- Economic sustainability: achieved when a given level of expenditure can be maintained over time.
- Social sustainability: achieved when social exclusion is minimised and social equity maximised
2. What available software solutions are sustainable for Business Enterprises? Please give examples in the following classes:-
- Collaboration Suites: Google groups, Blogs
- Web Browsers: Firefox, Opera
- Office Suites: OpenOffice.org Productivity Suite
- Desktop Publishing & Graphic Design: Scribus, Avery DesignPro