Tech, Channel Get GreenBy Lawrence Walsh | Print
The failing economy, presidential politics and energy costs dominated the headlines in 2008, but what stories were really important to you? Channel Insider recounts its most-read articles of the year.
Erin Go Bragh & Green
The green IT movement has been around for a few years, but it really gained momentum in 2008 as oil prices spiked, causing cascading increases in power and energy costs. When St. Patrick’s Day rolled around, Channel Insider published its wildly popular "How to Build a Green PC This St. Patrick’s Day." This sage how-to is good if you’re Irish, eco-conscious or just want an efficient computer.
Skip Airports—Channel Surf
Rising fuel costs made air travel less affordable for many businesses, making telepresense and video conferencing more viable. Solution providers got a first-hand look at the state of telepresence in Channel Insider’s report "Telepresence for Every Budget."