Leading for success – with pride

This week CSC released its 2016 Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability Report and 2016 GRI G4 Report. Our Corporate Responsibility (CR) program focuses on delivering against our CR strategy day-to-day. So it’s important to take a step back, reach out to the teams across the globe and collate all that we have achieved together. CSC has a great […]

Are you using industry awards to their full potential?

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When CSCers in India give up their weekends to volunteer for local community projects, I very much doubt that winning an award for their efforts is front of mind. Whether it’s mentoring young people, setting up computer labs in rural villages, planting trees or getting involved with blood donation drives, people volunteer because they care […]

The secret sauce for easier CR reporting

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As anyone working in Corporate Responsibility (CR) will know, the annual CR report rolls around with a regularity that often makes you wonder if there’s something wrong with the calendar. No sooner have you heaved a huge sigh of relief that another report has been successfully delivered than planning for the next one begins. The […]

Do we spend enough time celebrating success?

The cover of CSC's 2015 Corporate Responsibility & Sustainability Report

The corporate year is filled with milestones; budget and strategy rounds, board meetings and ratings submissions to name but a few, but for me, nothing is more rewarding than the publication of our annual CR and sustainability report. Immersed in setting and delivering CSC’s CR strategy day-to-day, the report is a wonderful opportunity to take […]

Why energy reduction is good news for customers

Data centers play a key role in our global economy and understandably, security and continuity of service are usually top of the list of a customer’s core requirements. However,  increasingly, energy efficiency is also making it into the frequently asked questions. I caught up with Stephen Brown who leads our Critical Environments in EMEA and APAC […]

Earth Day: Do small acts really make a difference?

Last week we celebrated Earth Day. For 45 years, people all around the world have come together on April 22 to demonstrate their support for environmental protection. This year, around a billion people from 192 countries were involved, including people from CSC. The theme of this year’s campaign was, ‘It’s our turn to lead’ and […]

Why data centers are key to achieving emissions targets

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In my last post I announced that CSC had set a bold new target to reduce our greenhouse gas emissions by 18 percent by 2018 (against a 2012 baseline) following a roundtable with President Obama. This new target, although stretching, will help us focus our efforts on new and innovative ways to continue to reduce […]