Research stay at EPFL by Marina Zapater

Energy System Optimization for Confederated Networks of Green data centers Marina Zapater. Universidad Politécnica de Madrid Host Institution: Embedded Systems Laboratory (ESL) – École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) For the past months, Marina Zapater has visited the ESL laboratory at EPFL, under the supervision of Prof. David Atienza. The research to […]

Green data centers are recycling buildings by Peter Judge

Buildings often get recycled, and data centers are finding their way into the strangest sites. Of course, recycling buildings is nothing new. The most impressive example I’ve seen is the Temple of Hathor at Dendera in Egypt, built 2000 years ago, on a previous temple 2000 years older than that. […]

Data center efficiency means co-operation within your company by Peter Judge

Last week saw the launch of another award for green data centers. But do we need another one, and what are these awards achieving? The Efficient IT stamp of approval from the Uptime Institute joins Uptime’s well-established Tier system for reliability, and the Brill Awards for efficiency. It has two […]

GREENSTACK: Energy optimization of OpenStack-based cloud data center infrastructures

GREENSTACK Energy optimization of OpenStack-based cloud data center infrastructures Funding: National R&D&i Programme for Societal Challenges, RETOS-COLABORACION (MINECO) Partners: TISSAT, StackOps, Aquads, LSI (UPM) Duration: 2014-2016 Principal Investigator: José M. Moya (UPM) The GREENSTACK project focuses on Energy Optimization of OpenStack, providing it with awareness of the behavior of the data center to accurately anticipate actual needs. The specific […]

Presentation at SEB 2014

From next 25th to 27th of June 2014 Patricia Arroba is going to attend as speaker to the Sustainability in Energy and Buildings in Cardiff (Wales, UK). SEB-14 is the Sixth International Conference on Sustainability in Energy and Buildings will take place in the vibrant city of Cardiff, organised by the […]