Green IT Resources

The following resources will help you to further explore green IT and to keep abreast of ongoing developments.

Books

San Murugesan and GR Gangadharan, Harnessing Green IT: Principles and Practices, Wiley and IEEE Computer Society Press, 2012; www.wiley.com/WileyCDA/WileyTitle/productCd-1119970059.html.

Albert Y. Zomaya and Young Choon Lee, Energy Efficient Distributed Computing Systems, Wiley and IEEE Computer Society, Sept. 2012; http://eu.wiley.com/WileyCDA/WileyTitle/productCd-0470908750.html.

Tom Worthington, ICT Sustainability: Assessment and Strategies for a Low Carbon Future, Tom Worthington, 2011; www.tomw.net.au/ict_sustainability/index.shtml.

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

Journal Special Issues

IT Professional, special issue on Fostering Green IT, Jan./Feb. 2013; http://www.computer.org/csdl/mags/it/2013/01/index.html.

IEEE Internet Computing, special issue on Sustainable Internet, Jan./Feb. 2013; http://www.computer.org/csdl/mags/ic/2013/01/index.html.

Computer, special issue on Modeling and Simulation of Smart and Green Computing Systems, Sept. 2012; http://www.computer.org/csdl/mags/co/2012/09/index.html.

IT Professional, special issue on Green IT, Jan./Feb. 2011; http://www.computer.org/portal/web/csdl/abs/mags/it/2011/01/mit201101toc.htm. Download it for free from: http://bitly.com/HOu1bR.

Computing Now, May 2011; http://www.computer.org/portal/web/computingnow/archive/may2011.

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

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

Column

Green IT, Bimonthly column in Computer; http://www.computer.org/computer.

Reports

"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.

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

"Best Practices for the EU Code of Conduct on Data Centres," 2011: http://re.jrc.ec.europa.eu/energyefficiency/pdf/CoC/Best%20Practices%20v3.0.1.pdf.

Communities and Organizations

IEEE Special Technical Community on Sustainable Computing: https://sites.google.com/a/ieee.net/stc-sustainable-computing.

Green Communications and Computing, Technical Subcommittee of IEEE Communications Society: http://sites.google.com/site/gcccomsoc/home.

The Green Grid: www.thegreengrid.org.

The Uptime Institute: http://uptimeinstitute.org.

Conferences

2013 IEEE International Conference on Green Computing and Communications, Beijing, China, 21-24 Aug., 2013; http://www.china-iot.net/GreenCom2013.htm.

International Green Computing Conference, Arlington, VA, USA, 27-29 June, 2013; http://www.green-conf.org.

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