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Managing the cost, energy consumption, and carbon footprint of internet services

Kien Le, Ozlem Bilgir, Ricardo Bianchini, Margaret Martonosi, Thu D. Nguyen
2010 Proceedings of the ACM SIGMETRICS international conference on Measurement and modeling of computer systems - SIGMETRICS '10  
The large amount of energy consumed by Internet services represents significant and fast-growing financial and environmental costs.  ...  Furthermore, it will soon be important for these services to manage their usage of "brown energy" (produced via carbon-intensive means) relative to renewable or "green" energy.  ...  We would also like to thank Frank Felder and Robert Patrick for helping us understand the carbon and electricity markets.  ... 
doi:10.1145/1811039.1811085 dblp:conf/sigmetrics/LeBBMN10 fatcat:v3iohzxlhjb7jai2qakkwajkyy

Managing the cost, energy consumption, and carbon footprint of internet services

Kien Le, Ozlem Bilgir, Ricardo Bianchini, Margaret Martonosi, Thu D. Nguyen
2010 Performance Evaluation Review  
The large amount of energy consumed by Internet services represents significant and fast-growing financial and environmental costs.  ...  Furthermore, it will soon be important for these services to manage their usage of "brown energy" (produced via carbon-intensive means) relative to renewable or "green" energy.  ...  We would also like to thank Frank Felder and Robert Patrick for helping us understand the carbon and electricity markets.  ... 
doi:10.1145/1811099.1811085 fatcat:hokyjluxinhvnjcyitla4zmugy

AN IMPLEMENTATION OF CARBON EFFICIENT VM PLACEMENT AND MIGRATION TECHNIQUE IN CLOUD ENVIRONMENT

Sakshi Grover, Mr. Navtej Singh Ghumman
2016 INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF COMPUTERS & TECHNOLOGY  
Increase in the level of carbon dioxide in our ecosystem is another consequence of this increasing amount of energy consumption by the datacenters.  ...  Hence, there is a great requirement of making use of more environmentally friendly computing called "Green Cloud Computing" to minimize operational and energy consumption costs and also to reduce the environmentalimpact  ...  Le et al. (2009) proposed a framework for optimization-based request distribution in multi-data-center internet services, and two policies for managing these services' energy consumption and cost respecting  ... 
doi:10.24297/ijct.v15i10.4521 fatcat:vuqtdm5b4zfbzlyob2aqdz33ie

The Use of IT Solutions Offered in the Public Cloud to Reduce the City's Carbon Footprint

Tomasz Turek, Damian Dziembek, Marcin Hernes
2021 Energies  
An important trend in today's economy is to reduce the carbon footprint of organizations, businesses and households.  ...  Moving IT services and solutions in whole or in part to cloud computing should be considered as one of the important elements of managing a smart and green city.  ...  Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/en14196389 fatcat:5bjl2t2opfahbbjosjdfnrjgna

Energy Reduction Technique in Cloud Computing

Pulkit Asthana
2019 International Journal for Research in Applied Science and Engineering Technology  
The power consumption to maintain these data centers and the transportation networks lead to a huge amount of carbon footprint in the atmosphere.  ...  amount of carbon emission.The following "figure-1" shows some of the services that are provided by the cloud service providers: Figure-1 : Services provided by the cloud By getting access to such services  ...  to minimize the energy consumption and carbon footprint.  ... 
doi:10.22214/ijraset.2019.9007 fatcat:s474cxnz2zf6pjjspojiu4igqe

Online Server and Workload Management for Joint Optimization of Electricity Cost and Carbon Footprint Across Data Centers

Zahra Abbasi, Madhurima Pore, Sandeep K.S. Gupta
2014 2014 IEEE 28th International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium  
Internet data centers, typically distributed across the world in order to provide timely and reliable Internet service, have been increasingly pressurized to reduce their carbon footprint and electricity  ...  We propose an online algorithm, called OnlineCC, for minimizing the operational cost while satisfying the carbon footprint reduction target of a set of geo-distributed data centers.  ...  The above discussion, highlights the tradeoff between the energy cost and the carbon footprint of a cloud.  ... 
doi:10.1109/ipdps.2014.42 dblp:conf/ipps/AbbasiPG14 fatcat:rebj7lr2zjfd5nyk2wb3sbnpmu

A Case Study of Green Ambience through Green Cloud Computing

Rethina Kumar, Jeong-Jin Kang
2012 International journal of advanced smart convergence  
The green meaning environment friendly and cloud computing is a traditional symbol for the Internet and a type of service provider.  ...  elements of Clouds which contributes to minimize the total energy consumption and the carbon emission so as to enable green ambience through green cloud computing .  ...  Energy source is also seen mostly in terms of cost not carbon emissions. Datacenter is its cooling system that contributes to almost 1/3 of total energy consumption.  ... 
doi:10.7236/jasc2012.1.2.11 fatcat:el5idekhszeyvmmcbvhaxm7u74

Cloud Computing and its Environmental Effects

Muhammad Arif, Tariq Mahmood
2015 International Journal of Grid and Distributed Computing  
Virtualization technique is being utilized to control the problem of energy consumption and emission of carbon dioxide gas.  ...  An effort is being exercised to reduce the problem of carbon emission and energy consumption of cloud computing to large extent.  ...  By adopting this method operational cost reduces, energy saves and carbon footprint reduces to large extend which are the requirements of consumers and environment.  ... 
doi:10.14257/ijgdc.2015.8.1.26 fatcat:wp4jqvr6tjfdpda2fww2dulhie

Green Computing, eco trends, climate change, e-waste and eco-friendly

Shedrack Mmeah, Barida Baah, Abasiama G. Akpan
2018 International Journal of Computer Applications Technology and Research  
Studies have shown that costs of power utilized by IT departments can approach 50% of the overall energy costs for an organization.  ...  IT services in terms of the creation of customer value, business value and societal value.  ...  Less servers are needed which means smaller server footprints, lower cooling costs, less headcount, and improved manageability.  Cloud computing and cloud services As Internet-based computing centralizes  ... 
doi:10.7753/ijcatr0710.1002 fatcat:kxwm644bwzdwfmlqnidn2nauaq

Low Carbon Virtual Private Clouds

Fereydoun Farrahi Moghaddam, Mohamed Cheriet, Kim Khoa Nguyen
2011 2011 IEEE 4th International Conference on Cloud Computing  
We provide a formulation to calculate carbon footprint and energy consumption for the whole network and its components, which will be helpful for customers of a provider of cleaner energy cloud services  ...  Data center energy efficiency and carbon footprint reduction have attracted a great deal of attention across the world for some years now, and recently more than ever.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENTS The authors thank Reza Farrahi Moghaddam for reviewing the paper and for his helpful suggestions.  ... 
doi:10.1109/cloud.2011.36 dblp:conf/IEEEcloud/MoghaddamCN11 fatcat:faiflgnvp5akzevwlgnekwdkjm

Carbon Footprint of The Most Popular Social Media Platforms

Altanshagai Batmunkh
2022 Sustainability  
We calculated the carbon footprint of the most popular four online services (TikTok, Facebook, Netflix, and YouTube) by using top-cited methods such those from Obringer, the Shift Project, Andrae, and  ...  There have been several different efforts to estimate the carbon footprint of the internet, but there is no proven exact method for it.  ...  Conflicts of Interest: The author declares no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/su14042195 fatcat:nj6g765yp5gn3c6lblvoissdki

Green Informatics: ICT for Green and Sustainability

Zacharoula S. Andreopoulou
2013 Journal of Agricultural Informatics  
The production and distribution of new products and services through broadband tends to minimize the needed energy that is estimated through carbon footprint.  ...  of energy consumption/carbon footprint while production and usage towards low carbon economy • Rise of environmental awareness with information diffusion, training and education • Effective communication  ... 
doi:10.17700/jai.2012.3.2.89 fatcat:qu25b2d62naqblkeijwbb6g4sq

A green step towards computing: Green cloud computing

Preeti Garg
2016 International Journal of Research Studies in Computing  
It is an effective way of cloud computing that guarantees green and pollution free environment with least energy consumption and greener environment.  ...  Due to the exponential growth of internet, Cloud Computing came into existence.  ...  The task of middleware is to manage the services between the cloud and the client with the least carbon emission and least power consumption.  ... 
doi:10.5861/ijrsc.2016.1518 fatcat:c4ngrbwrxbdqdpyf4si27ld5na

Sustainable Cloud Computing: Foundations and Future Directions [article]

Rajkumar Buyya, Sukhpal Singh Gill
2018 arXiv   pre-print
However, the financial and carbon footprint related costs of running such large infrastructure negatively impacts the sustainability of cloud services.  ...  Most of existing efforts primarily focus on minimizing the energy consumption of servers.  ...  All of these factors contribute in reducing the carbon footprints, the operational cost, and the energy consumption.  ... 
arXiv:1805.01765v1 fatcat:ciw2sogmvffqjjhsj2vsdcoh2y

POWER EFFICIENT TASK SCHEDULING MECHANISM IN CLOUD ENVIRONMENT: A REVIEW

Abhilasha Abhilasha, Dr. Anupama Gupta
2016 INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF COMPUTERS & TECHNOLOGY  
However, with the growing demands of users for computing services, cloud providers are encouraged to deploy large datacenters which consume very high amount of energy and also contribute to the increase  ...  Cloud Computing is being used widely all over the world by many IT companies as it provides various benefits to the users like cost saving and ease of use.  ...  They have used the carbon footprint rate of the datacenters in distributed cloud architecture and the concept of virtual machine allocation and migration for reducing the carbon emission and energy consumption  ... 
doi:10.24297/ijct.v15i11.4349 fatcat:dyqnfwgv4vdcnpirni4qziuo3u
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