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Data Center Modeling and Simulation

Data Center Design, Management and Implementation

  1. Microsoft: Physical Design and Architecture of the 'Cloud' - Datacenter Design
  2. BCS Data Centre Specialist Group
  3. An Instrumented Data Center Infrastructure for Research on Cross-Layer Autonomics
  4. Autonomic Power and Performance Management of Large-Scale Data Centers
  5. The Green and Virtual Data Center
  6. Grow a Greener Data Center
  7. Data center evolution: A tutorial on state of the art, issues, and challenges
  8. LBL:
  9. Autonomic Multi-Agent Management of Power and Performance in Data Centers [PDF]
  10. Data center observatory, CMU
  11. A Scalable, Commodity Data Center Network Architecture
  12. Partha Ranganathan [1][2], Hewlett-Packard
  13. Cisco Data center design guide
  14. Data Center Markup Language (DCML)
  15. Data Center Cost Model
    1. Data center TCO; a comparison of high-density and low-density spaces
    2. Cost Model for Planning, Development and Operation of a Data Center
  16. Data center observatory
  17. Data center optimization
    1. Sun
    2. Cisco
  18. Datacenter Design:
    1. Oxford data center design report
    2. Data center design guide
    3. Data Center as a Computer

Data Center Metrics and Benchmarking

    1. Best Practices and Benchmarks in the Data Center download:
    2. Data center optimization:
    3. LBL: Data center benchmarking
      1. Self-Benchmarking Guide for High-tech buildings: data centers [Link] [PDF]
      2. Self Benchmarking Guide for Data Center Energy Performance
      3. Data Centers and Energy Use – Let’s Look at the Data
      4. Best Practices for Data Centers: Lessons Learned from Benchmarking 22 Data Centers  [pdfppt]
      1. EPA Data Center Efficiency Workshop SPEC Benchmarks
        1. Green 500 benchmark
          1. Four Metrics Define Data Center “Greenness”
            1. Data center metrics and standards
              1. Data center metrics summit
                1. Methods, Metrics and Motivation for a Green Computer Science Program
                  1. Metrics and an API for Green Computing on the Cloud
                    1. Green (low carbon) Data Center Blog Monitoring, Modeling, Memetics in the Green Data Center
                      1. Applying Green Computing to clusters and the data center
                        1. Metrics and measurement technologies for green communications
                          1. Green Metrics: Measure By Measure
                            1. Cisco Energy Efficient Data Center Solutions and Best Practices
                              1. Re Engineering to a "Green" Data Center,  with Measurable ROI
                                1. Turning Challenges into Opportunities in the Data Center
                                  1. Data Center Efficiency
                                    1. Data Center Standardization
                                      1. IBM posts first SPECpower benchmark score of more than 3,000 overall ssj_ops/watt
                                        1. Development of Energy Performance Benchmarks for Data Centers
                                          1. RampRate Benchmark & Strategic Guidance for SAMPLE CLIENT
                                            1. Energy-Aware Storage Benchmarks
                                              1. A VISION OF ENERGY AWARE COMPUTING FROM CHIPS TO DATA CENTERS
                                                1. performance/watt the new server focus
                                                  1. Data center efficiency glossary 
                                                    1. High Performance Commercial Building Systems: Review of California and National Benchmarking Methods
                                                      1. Thermal metrics
                                                        1. RCI
                                                        2. Return temperature Index 
                                                        3. Capture index: an airflow-based rack cooling performance metric
                                                        4. Airflow and cooling performance data centers: two performance metrics

                                                      Thermal Aware Data Center Research

                                                      1. Proactive thermal management in green datacenters
                                                      2. Data center profiling tool
                                                      3. ASHRAE Datacom Series
                                                      4. ANCIS publications
                                                      5. THERMAL MODELING TECHNIQUES FOR OPTIMIZATION OF DATA CENTER LAYOUT AND DESIGN
                                                      6. The State of Data Center Cooling: A review of current air and liquid cooling solutions.
                                                      7. "Thermal Guidelines for Data Processing Environments" of ASHRAE (2004)
                                                      8. The Uptime Institute and the Thermal Management Consortium
                                                      9. TC 9.9 of ASHRAE (American Society of Heating, Refrigerating, and Air-Conditioning Engineers)
                                                      10. Electronics Cooling
                                                      11. HP smart cooling 
                                                      12. HP dynamic cooling system 
                                                      13. ThermoStat: with CHAM
                                                      14. Data center observatory
                                                      15. David Brooks
                                                      16. Temperature-aware computer systems: Opportunities and challenges [PDF]
                                                      17. DOE Data Center Air-Management (AM) Tool: Data Collection Guide
                                                      18. Modeling of data center airflow and heat transfer: State of the art and future trends [PDF
                                                      19. DOE Data Center Air-Management (AM) Tool: Data Collection Guide
                                                      20. Chandrakant D. Patel
                                                        1. Thermal Considerations in Cooling Large Scale High Compute Density Data Centers
                                                        2. Thermo-Fluids Provisioning of a High Performance High Density Data Center
                                                        3. A VISION OF ENERGY AWARE COMPUTING FROM CHIPS TO DATA CENTERS

                                                      Power  Aware Data Center Research

                                                      1. Energy smart data center [Link]
                                                      2. Data Center energy management
                                                      3. Smart power management [1][2]
                                                        1. HP:smart power management, white paper [PDF]
                                                        2. Luiz André Barroso
                                                        3. Riccardo Bianchini
                                                        4. Dr. Xiaorui Wang: Power, thermal, and performance management for virtualized data centers [HPCA'08] [ISCA'09] [PACT'09] [RTSS'08] [IWQoS'09[ICAC'07]
                                                        5. No “Power” Struggles: Coordinated Multi-level Power Management for the Data Center

                                                        6. Vincent (Vince) W. Freeh
                                                        7. Jeffrey Chase
                                                                    1. Energy-Aware Server Provisioning and Load Dispatching for Connection-Intensive Internet Services
                                                                    2. Power aware provisioning for a warehouse-sized computer
                                                                    3. VMware Green virtual infrastructure
                                                                    4. Operating Systems and Architectural Techniques for Power and Energy Conservation
                                                                    5. PSALM: Power Management for Data Centers

                                                                    Data Center Web Information

                                                                    1. Data center journal
                                                                    2. Data center knowledge
                                                                    3. Datacenterpulse

                                                                    Data Center Related Conference

                                                                    1. Computer Room Cooling Conference
                                                                    2. Data centre Dynamics series of conferences

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