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Tailoring Resources: The Energy Efficient Consolidation Strategy Goes Beyond Virtualization

Jordi Torres, David Carrera, Vicen Beltran, Nicol Poggi, Kevin Hogan, Josep Ll. Berral, Ricard Gavald, Eduard Ayguad, Toni Moreno, Jordi Guitart
2008 2008 International Conference on Autonomic Computing  
Moreover, we believe that this serves as an illustrative example of a new way of management: tailoring the resources to meet high level energy efficiency goals.  ...  In this paper we show how two simple and well-known techniques can be combined to dramatically increase the energy efficiency of a virtualized and consolidated data center.  ...  Acknowledgments This work is supported by the Ministry of Science and Technology of Spain and the European Union (FEDER funds) under contracts TIN2007-60625 and TIN2005-08832-C03-03  ... 
doi:10.1109/icac.2008.11 dblp:conf/icac/TorresCBPHBGAMG08 fatcat:4c7ds4f7mfez7lq2mltnqi6icq

Service Function Chaining Resource Allocation: A Survey [article]

Yanghao Xie, Zhixiang Liu, Sheng Wang, Yuxiu Wang
2016 arXiv   pre-print
This category of algorithms is referred as "Service Function Chaining Resource Allocation (SFC-RA)" algorithms or "VNF placement (VNFP)" algorithms.  ...  After presenting the formulation and related problems, several variants of SFC-RA problem are summarized. At last, we discussed several future research directions.  ...  This paper goes beyond what the aforementioned paper provides: The SFC-RA problem is discussed in all its variants and current approaches proposed by academic community are categorized, and a more comprehensive  ... 
arXiv:1608.00095v1 fatcat:wc5vkybzrzhfdmnnxvyn7hke4q

Meeting Regional, Coastal and Ocean User Needs With Tailored Data Products: A Stakeholder-Driven Process

Melissa M. Iwamoto, Jennifer Dorton, Jan Newton, Moirah Yerta, James Gibeaut, Tom Shyka, Barbara Kirkpatrick, Robert Currier
2019 Frontiers in Marine Science  
We present a three-step approach to develop effective tailored data products: (1) tailor stakeholder engagement to identify specific user needs; (2) design and refine data products to meet specific requirements  ...  Examples from the Regional Associations of the U.S.  ...  How's the Beach tool was provided by the SECOORA with NOAA award NA16NOS1846140 (2016-2021), an EPA supplement to the NOAA award via NOAA/EPA MOA-2011-005/8213, and the NOAA Office for Coastal Management  ... 
doi:10.3389/fmars.2019.00290 fatcat:cdmzakmrpferrpibvsfhplvnri

Resources for our future: key issues and best practices in resource efficiency

2014 ChoiceReviews  
This resource strategy greatly benefited from the experience of Kees Veerman, policy coordinator at the Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment, and Mattheus van de Pol, secretary of the Dutch Resource  ...  Strategy at the Ministry of Economic Affairs.  ...  entitled 'A Resource Efficient Europe -Flagship initiative of the Europe 2020 Strategy'.  ... 
doi:10.5860/choice.51-6283 fatcat:zyppvaawwjejvmlnps75qbjgqe

Resource Orchestration Strategies with Retrials for Latency-Sensitive Network Slicing over Distributed Telco Clouds

M. Gharbaoui, B. Martini, G. Cecchetti, P. Castoldi
2021 IEEE Access  
We are particularly grateful for her valuable suggestion regarding the use of the retrial mechanism as well as her constructive help during the process of performance results analysis.  ...  This work was carried out in the framework of the Department of Excellence in Robotics and Artificial Intellegence funded by MIUR to Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna.  ...  Finally, [16] [17] [18] consider the energy-efficiency objectives while deciding the optimal VNE.  ... 
doi:10.1109/access.2021.3115173 fatcat:p4xfbdfk5zfe5hocp4ti27zkya

Strategic Human Resource Management (SHRM) in the Hybrid (Virtual Offsite / Traditional 'Brick and Mortar') Organization [article]

Donna Zeller
2019 Zenodo  
The specific objective of this study is to identify changes to the way that work is done, as implemented by the hybrid (virtual / traditional) workforce, and its effects, if any, on Strategic Human Resource  ...  The issue is important in that the link between Strategic Human Resource Management and the overall strategic units of business does improve the organization's competitive advantage.  ...  Hence, their application of SNA goes beyond the implications of social relations to "analyze business relations among members of organizations" (p. 5412).  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.2671809 fatcat:cn4vd2vztjh4rhyfhob6bwf5oy

Human Resource Management [chapter]

Donald P. Rogers
2012 The Encyclopedia of Human Resource Management  
If an organisation goes beyond its legal obligations (e.g. by giving money to improve the environment of a community) it may be wasting scarce resources, which would be better employed by investing in  ...  (b) Open-loop Control Systems This type of control goes beyond measurement and correction and analyses the causes of the deviation.  ...  Study Unit 8 Human Resource Planning Contents Page Individual and Group Learning 247 The Importance of Feedback 248 D.  ... 
doi:10.1002/9781118364741.ch50 fatcat:wuwmv52quzgw5mqqbxazjalnne

On Radio Access Network Slicing from a Radio Resource Management Perspective

Oriol Sallent, Jordi Perez-Romero, Ramon Ferrus, Ramon Agusti
2017 IEEE wireless communications  
resources among the RAN slices.  ...  Four different RAN slicing approaches are presented and compared from different perspectives, such as the granularity in the assignment of radio resources and the degrees of isolation and customization  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS This work has been supported by the EU funded H2020 5G-PPP project SESAME under the grant agreement 671596 and by the Spanish Research Council and FEDER funds under RAMSES grant (ref.  ... 
doi:10.1109/mwc.2017.1600220wc fatcat:cp6ozned4vfxhjtah2jg5auxia

Latency-Aware Resource Orchestration in SDN-Based Packet Over Optical Flexi-Grid Transport Networks

S. Fichera, R. Martínez, B. Martini, M. Gharbaoui, R. Casellas, R. Vilalta, R. Muñoz, P. Castoldi
2019 Journal of Optical Communications and Networking  
Abstract-In the upcoming 5G networks and following the emerging Software Defined Network/Network Function Virtualization (SDN/NFV) paradigm, demanded services will be composed of a number of virtual network  ...  In this paper, we present an orchestration system devised to select and allocate virtual resources in distributed DCs connected through a multi-layer (Packet over flexi-grid optical) network.  ...  In this work we address an orchestration process the goes beyond the above state of the art orchestrators by autonomously making some deployment decisions, i.e., based on specified user requirements and  ... 
doi:10.1364/jocn.11.000b83 fatcat:acblje5w4nfotltxmjhztwenqm

Strategic Roadmap on Sustainable Management of Anthropogenic Resources

Soraya Heuss-Aßbichler, Ulrich Kral, Amund Løvik, Sandra Mueller, Mark Simoni, Julia Stegemann, Patrick Wäger, Zoltán Horváth, Andrea Winterstetter
2020 Zenodo  
The recommendations associated with the Strategic Roadmap is linked to the United Nations Framework Classification for Resources (UNFC) to form the core of a new globally relevant United Nations Resource  ...  The systems we currently use to manage natural resources are entirely different from those used to manage anthropogenic resources derived from wastes; security of supply and economic profitability are  ...  In particular, they recommend the exclusive use of the United Nations Framework Classification for Resources (UNFC), which goes beyond mere data collection.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.3739269 fatcat:6c7ckz7nhfbyvcrxiisfhz2leu

Future Global Mineral Resources

Nicholas T. Arndt, Lluís Fontboté, Jeffrey W. Hedenquist, Stephen E. Kesler, John F.H. Thompson, Daniel G. Wood
2017 Geochemical Perspectives  
efficiency and the development of renewables provide alternative energy sources.  ...  Modern smelters have become increasingly efficient and now capture virtually all of the SO 2 and other noxious gaseous emissions.  ...  He has conducted research on lunar studies, geothermal energy, volcanic discharges, and the formation of epithermal gold and porphyry copper deposits.  ... 
doi:10.7185/geochempersp.6.1 fatcat:keo6vk4xbvdgbku3exqepxy5zy

Enhancing Instruction in the Global Context A Challenge for the Resource Center for Applied Studies in Distance Education (Cærenad)

Otto Mbambe Ikome
2003 Distances & Savoirs  
This panic-based approach 18 resulted in a lot of energy and resources being spent on bureaucratic tinkering instead of on project development and implementation.  ...  of Mauritius. goes beyond traditional city colleges and high-schools; its lecturers and professors and now boast of successes in offering literacy and secondary education to young girls as well as to  ... 
doi:10.3166/ds.1.243-268 fatcat:mubjmq4wzfcujl35zb37hjbkxi

Sovereignty Over Petroleum Resources: The End of an Era?

Victor Rodriguez-Padilla
1991 Energy Studies Review  
With the rise offree-market policies and the concrete results recently achieved in oil resource maruzgement has come a less rigorous application of the sovereignty principle than in the past.  ...  During the 1970s developing countries sought to assert sovereignty over their petroleum resources by pursuing interventionist policies aimed at their oil industries.  ...  For the major exporting countries, full sovereignty over petroleum resources can only be achieved by expanding beyond national boundaries.  ... 
doi:10.15173/esr.v3i2.237 fatcat:cocbxxcmvzbgjfhmsv2ozncwtm

Dynamic Fractional Resource Scheduling for cluster platforms

Mark Stillwell
2010 2010 IEEE International Symposium on Parallel & Distributed Processing, Workshops and Phd Forum (IPDPSW)  
Thanks go to David Schanzenbach for his programming work and his help with the Xen hypervisor and Usher virtual machine management system.  ...  Frédéric Vivien for his insights into the theoretical problem and his suggestions on how to properly develop and test the heuristic algorithms.  ...  beyond a threshold amount of virtual time.  ... 
doi:10.1109/ipdpsw.2010.5470799 dblp:conf/ipps/Stillwell10 fatcat:kfyodiizkbafzbemmyyjnduwwe

Sustainable Rural Livelihoods: Enhanced Resource Productivity [chapter]

2013 The Greening of Aid  
efficiency of resource allocation can be reached.  ...  A field programme was established in Nairobi to^test the stoves' energy cooking efficiency, acceptability and durability.  ...  departments and consolidating district identity.  ... 
doi:10.4324/9781315067025-13 fatcat:akjgr4jngraftfmc7vi3bfz364
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