Related Links

These resources will help you to explore green IT and to keep abreast of ongoing developments.

Special Issues

IT Professional, special issue on Green IT, Jan/Feb 2011; http://www.computer.org/portal/web/csdl/abs/mags/it/2011/01/mit201101toc.htm.

IT Professional, special issue on Green Computing, Jan/Feb 2008; http://www.computer.org/portal/web/csdl/abs/mags/it/2008/01/mit200801toc.htm.

Computing in Science & Eng., special issue on Green High Performance Computing, Nov/Dec 2010; http://www.computer.org/portal/web/csdl/abs/mags/cs/2010/06/mcs201006toc.htm.

Microsoft Architectural J., special issue on Green Computing, no. 18, 2010; http://research.microsoft.com/pubs/78813/AJ18_EN.pdf.

SETLab Briefings, special issue on Green IT, 2011; http://www.infosys.com/infosys-labs/publications/setlabs-briefings/Pages/green-IT.aspx.

Reports

S. Murugesan, ed., "Understanding and Implementing Green IT," Essential Set, IEEE CS Press, 2010; http://www.computer.org/portal/web/store?product_id=TS0000030&category_id=TechSets.

"Smart 2020: Enabling the Low Carbon Economy in the Information Age," Global eSustainability Institute, 2010; http://www.gesi.org/LinkClick.aspx?fileticket=tbp5WRTHUoY%3d&tabid=60.

"Using ICT to Tackle Climate Change," Global eSustainability Institute, 2010; http://www.gesi.org/LinkClick.aspx?fileticket=fzmFL3kXfOU%3d&tabid=60.

T. Worthington, Green Technology Strategies: Using Computers and Telecommunications to Reduce Carbon Emissions, 2009; http://www.tomw.net.au/green/ebook.shtml.

"Evaluating the Carbon-Reducing Impacts of ICT: An Assessment Methodology," Global eSustainability Institute, 2010; http://www.gesi.org/ReportsPublications/AssessmentMethodology/tabid/193/Default.aspx.

Websites

IEEE Technical Committee on Scalable Computing (TCSC), Technical Area of Green Computing, http://sites.google.com/site/greencomputingproject. In the context of TCSC, the technical area of Green Computing aims to carry on the research to design, develop and implement environment-respect algorithms, hardware/software and computing systems.

The Green Grid, www.thegreengrid.org. This is an industry-supported research and commentary site aimed at data center activity with reports about design, energy measurement, and so on.

The Green IT Report, http://thegreenitreport.blogspot.com. This site provides information, research, analysis, and commentary on what's going on in the world of sustainable ICT.

Greener Computing, www.greenercomputing.com. A resource for environmentally friendly computers.

Sustainable IT, http://weblog.infoworld.com/sustainableit. This site tracks trends toward a greener, more energy-efficient IT.

GreenBiz, www.greenbiz.com. Information on how to align environmental responsibility with business success.

Courses

Master's course on green computing, Metropolitan University, UK: http://prospectus.leedsmet.ac.uk/greencomputing_msc

Course on green computing, University of California Santa Barbara: http://www.cs.ucsb.edu/~chong/290N/index.html

Course on green information technology strategies, Australian National University: http://cs.anu.edu.au/courses/COMP7310/

Course on green information technology strategies, Australian Computer Society: http://www.acs.org.au/cpeprogram/index.cfm?action=show&conID=greenict

Course on green computing, Linkoping University, Sweden: http://www.ida.liu.se/~TDDD50/info/courseinfo.en.shtml

Training and Certification Programs

Global Science and Technology Forum, http://www.globalstf.org/roadmap-greenIT.php

British Computer Society, http://www.bcs.org/greenit

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