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1 Business Good for your image. Good for your budget. Cut costs and help the environment. Discover how your company can reduce traffic and save energy with Green ICT, thereby boosting its image.

2 What is Green ICT? Green ICT is more than just an image booster. Green ICT represents intelligent, long-term increased efficiency and energy savings. Your company can contribute towards reducing CO2 emissions thanks to the latest methods. With teleworking and virtual meetings, you increase efficiency while reducing travel costs and time spent travelling. Telehousing and hosting solutions also allow you to reduce the energy consumption of your computer centre. Green ICT will become even more important as an image factor in future too. Green ICT Check. How big is your company s savings potential with Green ICT? How much can you save in terms of costs and CO2 emissions by implementing ICT solutions more efficiently? Calculate your savings potential in just a few clicks with the Green ICT Check at The analysis additionally provides individual recommendations for action, tailored to your company. The Green ICT Check was developed in cooperation with the WWF and myclimate. iphone apps and links for everyday and business use: iphone apps > Go Green: Tips and advice for everyday use, free of charge. > CO2 Calculator: Calculates CO2 emissions from events and marketing measures, free of charge. Internet links > Climate tips, energy-efficient products and a CO2 account for employees. > What size is your own carbon footprint?

3 Reduced traffic, increased productivity Make decisions instead of endless business trips with Green ICT. Frequent business trips and long commutes are part of everyday working life for many people. Lost working hours, high expenses and a strain on nerves and the environment are undesired side effects of this. Reduced travel costs with Green ICT: > Hold virtual meetings and avoid unnecessary journeys. > Thanks to teleworking, employees can work from home and on the move. This means that travel and waiting times are used productively, supporting the work-life balance. Your employees become more flexible, productive and satisfied. With targeted implementation of Swisscom Green ICT solutions, you make joint work more efficient and optimise your company s passenger and goods traffic: > Reduced business travel with Conferencing & Collaboration. > Reduced commuter traffic with Teleworking and Home Office. > Reduced goods traffic with Process Solutions.

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5 Reduced energy consumption, increased efficiency Save energy and paper with Green ICT. The sum of all the computers operated across the world today accounts for more CO2 emissions than global air traffic. Multiplied with rising energy prices, electricity bills become a significant cost factor for an increasing number of businesses. Often, precise figures for the ICT infrastructure s exact electricity consumption cannot even be provided. Many companies do not include electricity costs when calculating the TCO (Total Cost of Ownership). Rely on electronic invoices with Green ICT and reduce paper consumption. At the same time, you will also benefit from more efficient billing processes. Take care of your budget as well as the environment: > Operate your server in an efficient server room or outsource data storage and backup completely in an efficiently operated computer centre. > Leverage the advantages of electronic invoices: Increased efficiency thanks to electronic billing rather than high levels of paper consumption. Optimise energy consumption and minimise waste with Green ICT: > Reduced energy consumption thanks to hosting with our Data Centre Services and energy-efficient laptops. > Reduced paper consumption with the Invoice Reporting billing suite and the E-Invoice electronic invoices.

6 The Green ICT Certificate Demonstrate success with the Green ICT Certificate. The Green ICT Certificate is a recognised performance certificate. Demonstrate your success. The Green ICT Certificate from Swisscom and myclimate confirms your savings. The costs and CO2 emissions saved are calculated and certified, allowing you to measure your efficiency and environmental goals. The Green ICT Certificate equips you for future legal requirements. Send out a signal. Use your certificate in communication with the public as proof of your performance and make your commitment to Green ICT more distinct. Flagship example: Capgemini. Capgemini was looking for a solution for its computer centre that placed high demands on security and availability and found it at Swisscom. Matthias Fortmann, Data Centre Manager at Capgemini: «With Swisscom as a partner, our infrastructure is in the best hands. And thanks to its pioneering work in the field of green ICT, Capgemini saves 436 tons of CO2 per year.» Green-ICT-Certificate 2011 For Capgemini Schweiz AG With this certificate Swisscom and myclimate confirm that Capgemini Schweiz AG has reached the following yearly savings with the use of Housing and has in this way contributed to climate protection Saved CO2-emissions in tons Saved megawatt-hours equates to the yearly CO2-emissions equates to the yearly electricity of 13 cars consumption of 26 households Bern, Urs Schaeppi Leiter Grossunternehmen Swisscom (Schweiz) AG René Estermann Geschäftsführer myclimate

7 Our commitment What sustainability means for Swisscom. Our goals: By 2015, we aim to reduce our CO2 emissions by 60 per cent compared to 1990 and increase our energy efficiency by 20 per cent compared to Our key commitments: 100 per cent renewable energy. Swisscom uses 100 per cent renewable energy. Energy-efficient networks and ICT. Swisscom uses fresh air cooling for the telephone network; our computer centre in Zollikofen consumes 30 per cent less energy than conventional computer centres. Climate-friendly products and services. Swisscom uses Green ICT itself 16,000 Swisscom employees are equipped with Unified Communications & Collaboration and our key sites are networked with telepresence systems. Furthermore, Swisscom uses Conferencing Services for web and telephone conferences with partners and suppliers. This service is available worldwide from any phone and Internet connection. Energy-efficient buildings and vehicles. Swisscom s vehicle fleet is being replenished with hybrid cars and vehicles in efficiency category A; our own new buildings always comply with the Minergie standard.

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