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Data Storage Strategies for Green Healthcare

  • Nina S. Godbole
  • John P. Lamb
Chapter

Abstract

As discussed at the end of Chap.  4, Six Sigma is a set of techniques and tools for process improvement. Their techniques, originally developed by Motorola in the 1980s, are being used by many industries throughout the world. The Six Sigma steps applicable for green IT and sustainability are:
  1. 1.

    Define

     
  2. 2.

    Measure

     
  3. 3.

    Analyze

     
  4. 4.

    Improve

     
  5. 5.

    Control

     

References

  1. Lamb, J. (2009). The greening of IT: How companies can make a difference for the environment. Boston: IBM Press. ISBN:978-0-13-715083-0.Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Nina S. Godbole
    • 1
  • John P. Lamb
    • 2
  1. 1.Researcher in Healthcare & Green IT, Certified Green IT Professional, Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/IT), IAPP (USA)PuneIndia
  2. 2.Math DepartmentPace UniversityPleasantvilleUSA

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