Talk: New Frontiers in Cloud Computing for Big Data and Internet-of-Things (IoT) Applications

Prof. Rajkumar Buyya Director, Cloud Computing and Distributed Systems (CLOUDS) Lab, The University of Melbourne, Australia CEO, Manjrasoft Pvt Ltd, Melbourne, Australia Abstract Computing is being transformed to a model consisting of services that are commoditised and delivered in a manner similar to utilities such as water, electricity, gas, and […]

Master Thesis presentation. GPU Performance and Consumption Characterization for Graph Processing.

Our Master student Jhorman Jhair Gutiérrez Valderrama has just presented his Master Thesis titled GPU Performance and Consumption Analysis and Characterization for Graph Processing in a Heterogeneous Data Centers. The presentation took place in the School of Telecommunications Engineering, Technical University of Madrid (UPM). This Master Thesis is part of the […]

Ofertas de trabajo / Open MSc and PhD positions

At GreenLSI we are hiring! We are currently offering two different positions to work at UPM: one full time PhD student position and one part-time MSc/PhD student position. Check our job offers and contact us if you are interested! Full-time PhD student position on “High-Density Computing With Immersion Liquid Cooling” […]

PhD Forum DATE 2016

Recently, our colleague Patricia Arroba presented our latest research on energy efficiency in Cloud computing in the PhD Forum held at the international conference DATE’2016 in Dresden, Germany. Computational demand in data centers is increasing due to growing popularity of Cloud applications. Nowadays, the data center industry consumes about 2% […]

Presentation at PACT 2015

Recently, our colleague Patricia Arroba presented our latest research on energy efficiency in Cloud computing in the international conference PACT’15 that was held in San Francisco (CA). Nowadays, data centers consume about 2% of the worldwide energy production, originating more than 43 million tons of CO2 per year. Cloud providers […]

Research Projects

HIDRA: Holistic Intrusion Detection and Response Agent GREENTOOLS: Tools for energy characterization and optimization of data centers DCOp++: Next-generation datacenter operation tools DCIM 3.0: Predictive operation of data centers GREENSTACK: Energy optimization of OpenStack-based cloud data center infrastructures LPCLOUD: Optimum management of low-power modes for cloud computing CALEO: Thermal-aware workload […]

EnterpriseDB Partners with Chinese Cloud Provider Aliyun for Relational Database

This article originally appeared at The WHIR EnterpriseDB has partnered with Aliyun, the cloud computing arm of China’s Alibaba Group, to make Postgres Plus Advanced Server database available as a relational database as a service on the Aliyun cloud platform. The partnership will give Aliyun customers a more diversified relational […]

Presentation at IEEE CLOUD 2015

Last June, Ignacio Aransay traveled to New York (USA) to present our latest work on energy efficiency in Cloud computing and Trust-and-Reputation Systems in the international conference IEEE CLOUD 2015. The increasing success of Cloud Computing applications and online services has contributed to the unsustainability of data center facilities in […]

Despite UK’s Cloud First Policy, 36% of Government Workers Haven’t Used Cloud Services

This article originally appeared at The WHIR Over two years have passed since the UK government adopted a “cloud first” policy to reduce IT costs and improve efficiency and collaboration, yet more than one-third of UK public sector workers say they have never used cloud computing, according to a new […]

How Next-Gen Data Centers Will Differ From Today’s

As the digital economy continues to mature, it’s clear that data centers are the engine around which just about every business revolves today. As such, it’s incumbent upon the IT organizations responsible for fine-tuning those engines to understand where the next advances in IT are likely to take them. At […]