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  • A look at energy efficient system opportunities with community network clouds 

    Freitag, Fèlix; Sharifi, Leila; Khan, Muhammad Amin; Navarro Moldes, Leandro; Baig, Roger; Escrich, Pau; Veiga, Luis (CEUR-WS.org, 2014)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Community networking is an emerging model of a shared communication infrastructure in which communities of citizens build and own open networks. Community networks offer successfully IP-based networking to the user. In ...
  • ARTA: An economic middleware to exchange pervasive energy and computing resources 

    Sharifi, Leila; Freitag, Fèlix; Veiga, Luis (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2016)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Studies reveal that an integrated system of smart grid and cloud computing ecosystems can better attain the energy efficiency objectives, considering all the aspects. To facilitate the integration, in this paper, we introduce ...
  • Combing smart grid with community clouds: next generation integrated service platform 

    Sharifi, Leila; Freitag, Fèlix; Veiga, Luis (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2014)
    Conference report
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    Collaboration-based distributed systems are becoming more prevalent these days. Two such systems are Community Clouds, where a large number of anonymous private users share their computational resources within the community, ...
  • Energy-aware service provisioning in P2P-assisted cloud ecosystems 

    Sharifi, Leila (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-11-23)
    Doctoral thesis
    Open Access
    Energy has been emerged as a first-class computing resource in modern systems. The trend has primarily led to the strong focus on reducing the energy consumption of data centers, coupled with the growing awareness of the ...
  • Energy efficiency dilemma: P2P-cloud vs. datacenter 

    Sharifi, Leila; Rameshan, Navaneeth; Freitag, Fèlix; Veiga, Luis (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2014)
    Conference report
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    Energy consumption is increasing in the IT sector and a remarkable part of this energy is consumed in data centers. Numerous techniques have been proposed to solve the energy efficiency issue in cloud systems. Recently, ...
  • Energy efficient cloud service provisioning: Keeping data center granularity in perspective 

    Sharifi, Leila; Cerdà Alabern, Llorenç; Freitag, Fèlix; Veiga, Luis (2016-06)
    Article
    Open Access
    The cost of power and its associated delivery are becoming significant factors in the total expenditure of large-scale data centers. Numerous techniques have been proposed to address the energy efficiency issue in cloud ...
  • Envisioning cloud of energy 

    Sharifi, Leila; Freitag, Fèlix; Veiga, Luis (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2015)
    Conference report
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    Energy and Information and Communication Technology (ICT), as two driving forces of the contemporary life, are reshaping themselves based on ubiquitous society architecture to improve their service quality. Within the ...