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This is the landing page of Wiki for Green IT and sustainable computing.
Articles related to the course
Article 1: “Harnessing Green IT: Principles and Practices” by Murugesan S.
It discusses on our responsibility as a people in adopting a more holistic approach toward Greening IT in creating a more sustainable environment. It also encourages reuse, refurbishing and recycling of electrical components.
Article 2: “Energy-aware Internet routing coming soon”
This article gives an idea about a routing algorithm, created by MIT researchers, which manages cost and usage of electricity in huge companies. The algorithm focuses on routing Internet traffic to data centers where electricity is less expensive and more eco-friendly strategies can be developed.
Article 3: Green IT: Going Green—Does Your Company Care?
This article from TechNet Magazine emphasize on different perspective of Green IT and why a company need to care about Green IT.
I have chosen the course named “Philosophy and Critical Thinking”: https://www.edx.org/course/philosophy-critical-thinking-uqx-meta101x-0
Carbon Footprint Calculation
My Carbon Footprint Calculation: carbon_footprint_calculator_-_md_rafiul_sabbir_hridoy.pdf
I have calculated my carbon footprint of last year and I think it is quite ok for me. Actually as I live in student dormitory so I do not have enough option to reduce the carbon emission caused by the house. I normally separate and throw trashes in right way hence try to minimize the carbon emission. But it was a good way to know actually how much carbon I emit (directly or indirectly). I will try to reduce it even more in next year.
Task Missing Lectures
Task missing lectures task_missing_assignments.pdf