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 […]

BSc Thesis presentation. Analysis and Modeling of Energy Pricing in the SmartGrid

Our Bachelor student Ignacio Penas has just presented his BSc Thesis titled  Analysis and Modeling of Energy Pricing and Resource Demand in the SmartGrid. The presentation took place in the School of Telecommunications Engineering, Technical University of Madrid (UPM). This work aims to analyze the impact of new hourly pricing techniques on data center […]

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 […]

Iberdrola research grants awarded to Marina Zapater

Our colleague, Dr. Marina Zapater has been awarded a research grant by Fundación Iberdrola to lead a project on the optimization of renewable energies by using demand modelling techniques in SmartGrid. The project will be undertaken with Prof. José Luis Ayala, and Prof. José L. Risco, at Universidad Complutense de […]

Research stay at WSU by Josué Pagán

Energy-Efficiency in Wireless Body Sensor Networks Josué Pagán. Complutense University of Madrid & Technical University of Madrid Host Institution: Embedded Systems and Pervasive Lab (EPSL) – Washington State University (WSU) For the next three months, Josué Pagán is going to be a visiting researcher in the EPSL lab at WSU, under […]

Organization of the EnBIS workshop in Slovenia

Our colleague, Dr. Marina Zapater, has co-organized this year the first edition of the International Workshop on Energy-Awareness and Big Data Management in Information Systems (EnBIS’2016) that was co-allocated with the CAiSE CoreA conference. The workshop took place on June 15th in Ljubljana, Slovenia, and gathered together researchers from various […]

Assistance to MANGO European project review meeting

Our colleague, Dr. Marina Zapater, attended the MANGO review meeting as a representative of the ESL at EPFL, this past 2nd-3rd of June. The meeting took place in Valencia (Spain) and gathered together all the members of the consortium. During this meeting, the EU officers review the progress of the project. […]

GreenLSI helps MásMóvil to save energy

The researchers in GreenLSI, led by José M. Moya, are modelling the energy consumption and temperature evolution of multiple servers from MásMóvil when executing typical cloud applications. As each server behaves differently, and modeling its behavior requires multiple intrusive experiments, the availability of a large amount of servers is a great […]

Granted a predoctoral fellowship

Our colleague Juan Carlos Salinas Hilburg has been granted a predoctoral fellowship by Universidad Complutense de Madrid (UCM), to develop his PhD thesis titled Rapid Runtime Power and Performance Profiling of Large Scale Applications in the Facultad de Informática (Informática – UCM). Universidad Complutense de Madrid and Banco Santander have […]