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Case Study 1: Green Computing Research Project – Part 1
Green Computing Research Project Charter

Abstract

The purpose of this paper is to prepare a project charter for the Green Computing Research Project. Assume the project budget is $500,000 and will take six months to complete and that you must select the project team as soon as possible. Use project charter examples from Chapters 3 and 4 as support in your answer.

Green Computing Research Project Charter
Project Title: Green Computing Research Project
Date of Authorization: January 27, 2013
Project Manager Name and Contact Information:
Project Start Date: January 28, 2013
Project Finish Date: July 26, 2013
Summary Milestone Schedule:
* Data center energy efficiency research report by February 27 * Electronic waste disposal and recycling research report by March 27 * Telecommuting research report by March 27
* Virtualization of server resources research report by April 26 * Thin client solutions research report by May 27
* Use of open source software research report by June 27
* Development of new software to address green computing for internal use and potential sale to other organizations by July 26 Project Budget Summary: The firm has allocated $500,000 for this project. Project Objectives: Research possible applications of green computing including: * Data center and overall energy efficiency

* The disposal of electronic waste and recycling
* Telecommuting
* Virtualization of server resources
* Thin client solutions
* Use of open source software
* Development of new software to address green computing for internal use and potential sale to other organizations Project Success Criteria: The project criterion is help to improve the overall environment while increasing corporate revenues and reducing costs.

Approach:
* This project will be run using a single project manager and a supporting project team of five personnel, other...
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