Recommendation : 4. Use development principles that reduce impacts
Are user notifications necessary ?
What notification solutions are used?
The notification methods can use resource-consuming technologies and certain practices aim to multiply them which increases the environmental footprint of the service. Reducing notifications, using lightweight mechanisms, and allowing the user to disable these notifications is useful to reduce energy consumption and user distraction.
9 other criteria related to the recommendation: Use development principles that reduce impacts
Is SSO implemented when possible ?
What would be my dev reflex, to take into account the life cycle ?
Does each stakeholder have the latitude to make decisions that may influence the environmental footprint ?
Is code analysis used in the continuous integration process ?
Are code quality metrics being tracked ?
Are functionality test reports available and tracked ?
Have the tools for monitoring Sustainable IT performance been identified and made available to developers ?
Has an analysis of the application's consumption profile been performed ?
Does each version deployed follow the same process for qualifying for Sustainable IT performance ?