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Sustainable Energy Management in Data Centers through Collaboration [chapter]

Sonja Klingert, Andreas Berl, Michael Beck, Radu Serban, Marco di Girolamo, Giovanni Giuliani, Hermann de Meer, Alfons Salden
2012 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
The recently started project, All4Green, explores potential ICT solutions for collaboration amongst data centers, energy providers, and end-users in order to enable energy providers to save CO2 emissions  ...  This paper presents an overview of objectives and concepts of the research, discussing the so-called data centers' eco-system, the technical approach to collaboration and GreenSLAs as economic incentives  ...  We acknowledge financial support from European Commission for project grant#288674 -All4Green: Active collaboration in DC ecosystem to reduce energy consumption and GHG emissions.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-33645-4_2 fatcat:3t6hcrhicnbfdicamvhek2i4qi

Sustainable Business Model Based on Open Innovation: Case Study of Iberdrola

Izaskun Alvarez-Meaza, Naiara Pikatza-Gorrotxategi, Rosa Maria Rio-Belver
2020 Sustainability  
The change in business management towards a vision based on open innovation has opened the doors to knowledge transfer between organizations, promoting scientific–technological collaborations resulting  ...  through a bibliometric and network analysis.  ...  For this purpose, the two datasets obtained in the first phase were imported to VantagePoint (VP) software [46] , through which the raw data could be classified and the data cleaned thanks to the use  ... 
doi:10.3390/su122410645 fatcat:srfr6idwzzhavl6kqsbeshuxre

Determinants of Smart Energy Demand Management: An Exploratory Analysis [chapter]

Zaheer Tariq, Sergio Cavalieri, Roberto Pinto
2013 IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology  
This paper discusses and identifies key determinants of the demand side sustainable collaboration in a smart way (resulting as what we address as smart energy demand) through the involvement of pro-active  ...  Electricity production and distribution through smart grids is a key component in delivering reliable, efficient, and low-carbon energy for a sustainable development of the society, and to meet the growing  ...  Smart Demand for Energy Demand Management Electricity production through Smart Grids is a key component in delivering an efficient and low-carbon energy for the sustainable economic infrastructure [12  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-41263-9_68 fatcat:i57u5wwbn5amxbwvau4q6hawmy

Sustainable data centers

Prith Banerjee, Chandrakant D. Patel, Cullen Bash, Parthasarathy Ranganathan
2009 Proceedings of the 46th Annual Design Automation Conference on ZZZ - DAC '09  
However, there are many opportunities for greater efficiency through integrated design and management of data center components.  ...  To that end, we propose a sustainable data center that replaces conventional resource delivery models with a framework centered around the supply and demand side management of all data center resources  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS The authors would like to collectively acknowledge the members of the Sustainable IT Ecosystem and Exascale Computing Laboratories within Hewlett-Packard Labs, many of whom contributed  ... 
doi:10.1145/1629911.1630138 dblp:conf/dac/BanerjeePBR09 fatcat:zqss5erb7nb6bcduhfrlvfw2zq

GREEN INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY AND SUSTAINABILITY: A CONCEPTUAL TAXONOMY

2012 Issues in Information Systems  
We propose that the Green supply chain management information flow is impacted by both IT governance and Green infrastructure components which in turn are impacted by corporate sustainability.  ...  Several organizations have faced challenges in adopting the usage of information technology in an environment friendly and a sustainable supply chain network.  ...  Rhode Island's Bryant University adopted a Green approach to energy management in its data center five years ago, and has experienced campus-wide benefits as a result, including significant decreases in  ... 
doi:10.48009/2_iis_2012_26-32 fatcat:we5gzvpzbreshomnso5hcpvvbm

Campuses as Living & Lived-in Laboratories for Smart City Development

Volker Hartkopf
2016 Software Engineering  
This led to the MetroLab Network, extracting wisdom from an emerging network of sensor data related to air, water, transportation, building energy, and more.  ...  It accomplished this by translating intersection congestion and flows into innovative traffic light management to reduce waiting time, pollution and energy consumption.  ...  for innovations in sensors, controllers, user interfaces and data analytics that engage the end user as a partner in deep energy conservation and improved indoor environmental quality, with significant  ... 
dblp:conf/se/Hartkopf16 fatcat:xl7w5onuajfllmav5654erqheu

AI-Based Physical and Virtual Platform with 5-Layered Architecture for Sustainable Smart Energy City Development

Sanguk Park, Sanghoon Lee, Sangmin Park, Sehyun Park
2019 Sustainability  
The architecture employs both a top-down and bottom-up approach and the links between each energy element in the SSEC can readily be analyzed.  ...  To build sustainable smart energy cities (SECs) around the world, many countries are now combining customized services and businesses within their energy infrastructure and urban environments.  ...  Flow Chart for AI-Based Management and Optimization 5-Layer Architecture Connection Flow Chart for AI-Based Management and Optimization In "① Data", data center is constructed to perform energy data  ... 
doi:10.3390/su11164479 fatcat:7mnu374mnvhbvguqx755enwsoi

A Conceptual Definition and Future Directions of Urban Smart Factory for Sustainable Manufacturing

Seyed Mohammad Mehdi Sajadieh, Yoo Ho Son, Sang Do Noh
2022 Sustainability  
In addition, applications of smart factory technologies in urban production with several case studies are summarized from the literature review.  ...  Today, megatrends such as individualization, climate change, emissions, energy, and resource scarcity, urbanization, and human well-being, impact almost every aspect of people's lives.  ...  • Collaboration with local communities, such as excess energy sharing, education, and open innovation, can be managed by a collaboration interface. 4.3.  ... 
doi:10.3390/su14031221 fatcat:o5nwy6gbxjasjm6fxrieqjyiqe

Implementing sustainable IT strategy: the case of Intel

Edward Curry, Brian Donnellan
2014 Journal of Technology Teaching Cases  
In this teaching case, we examine what Intel IT has done to transform its operations with Sustainable IT, resulting in the avoidance of significant CO 2 emissions and cost savings.  ...  The case includes insights into strategic and operational challenges of planning and managing Sustainable IT.  ...  His research projects include studies of sustainable IT, energy intelligence, semantic information management, and collaborative data management.  ... 
doi:10.1057/jittc.2014.2 fatcat:jabqjtoln5dnpev4tel73mfsnm

The role of collaboration for resilience of the sugarcane-energy supply chain

Marcelo Martins de Sá, Susana Farias Pereira, Priscila Lacsynski de Souza Miguel
2018 Journal of Operations and Supply Chain Management  
The drought in the sugarcane-energy supply chain of São Paulo occurred between 2014 and 2015 was the phenomenon observed in this case study whose starting point was the following question: how can collaboration  ...  For those purposes, aspects involving vertical (suppliers, focal company and buyers) and horizontal (NGOs, government, research centers, focal company and their competitors) collaboration was analyzed  ...  (Sustainability Manager Cooperative 2) declare their strategic plans related to the hydric crises, "There is a formal area in the energy crises" (Sustainability company which actually raises Manager Foods  ... 
doi:10.12660/joscmv11n1p64-79 fatcat:aiyrja5ydrdm5lpifradett7ny

Ozyegin University Example: Responsible Consumption & Responsible Stakeholders

Tugba Cubukcu, Ceren Demirci
2021 Journal of Sustainability Perspectives  
For OzU, being a green university means building an organic community constantly improving itself on every aspect of sustainability in collaboration with all its stakeholders.  ...  Besides, OzU is also the first university in Turkey to have been concurrently awarded both ISO 14001 Environmental Management System and OHSAS 45001 Occupational Health and Safety Management System Certifications  ...  Since its foundation, the University also houses an on-campus Energy Distribution Center, to manage all on-campus energy generation and consumption.  ... 
doi:10.14710/jsp.2021.12021 fatcat:baws2ki4erdrpe5jfrncxvpzfu

Understanding the Environmental Impact of Sustainable IT: An Empirical Examination

Rohit Nishant, Thompson S. H. Teo, Mark Goh
2013 Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems  
By drawing on past research on the types of sustainable IT practices (defined in terms of "information to support decision-making", "direct IT assets and infrastructure", "collaboration" and "sustainable  ...  "Collaboration" does not have any positive environmental impact. "Sustainable products and services" reduce indirect emissions but not direct emissions.  ...  ' compared to organizations using in-house data centers.  ... 
dblp:conf/pacis/NishantTG13a fatcat:orncyk64jzahbdjdtfkh5fhpvq

District and Building Energy Systems: A Collaborative Exchange of Results on Optimal System Operation for Energy Efficiency

Jesús Febres, Federica Fuligni, Khalid Atta, Wolfgang Birk, Federico Seri, Nikola Tomasevic, Martin Klepal, Tatiana Loureiro
2019 Proceedings (MDPI)  
Workshop organized by INDIGO project as a collaborative activity among EU funded projects in the area of District Energy Systems.  ...  The objective of the workshop was twofold: (1) to create a cluster of European funded projects working in the area of Energy Systems; and (2) to create a networking opportunity in which to share experiences  ...  Introduction "District and Building Energy Systems: A collaborative exchange of results on optimal system operation for energy efficiency", was a workshop within the Conference Sustainable Places 2019  ... 
doi:10.3390/proceedings2019020004 fatcat:rqjl3gjk7fbzho5doynkoi6xuq

Sustainable IT at Intel: A Teaching Case

Edward Curry, Brian Donnellan
2012 International Conference on Information Systems  
In this teaching case, we examine what Intel IT has done to transform its operations with Sustainable IT, resulting in the avoidance of significant CO2 emissions and cost savings.  ...  The case includes insights into strategic and operational challenges of planning and managing Sustainable IT.  ...  Acknowledgements The work presented in this chapter has been funded by Science Foundation Ireland under Grant No. SFI/08/CE/I1380 (Lion-2) and by Enterprise Ireland under Grant CC/2009/0801.  ... 
dblp:conf/icis/CurryD12 fatcat:ctb7zld67vasrleanwn6te3lvy

Modelling the Implementation of a Sustainable Development Strategy through Process Mapping

Ioana Miruna Tătaru, Elena Fleacă, Bogdan Fleacă, Radu D. Stanciu
2020 Proceedings (MDPI)  
Industry 4.0 implies sustainable production by providing green products created through environmentally responsible processes.  ...  This paper aims to analyze the two main business processes responsible for energy innovation in a telecommunications company: "develop property strategy and long-term vision" and "evaluate environmental  ...  On the other hand, another research shows that the IoT might increase the demand for massive data centers, which would lead to an increased energy flow.  ... 
doi:10.3390/proceedings2020063006 fatcat:ebvrw2u2nrcjzmktzgsbor2owm
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