Comparison between cloud sim and green cloud in measuring energy consumption in a cloud environment

Saleh Atiewi, Salman Yussof

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Abstract

Cloud computing is a model that relies on sharing computing resources rather than having local servers or personal devices to handle applications. Numerous studies have shown that by replacing traditional computing with cloud infrastructure, the total power consumption can be decreased because cloud computing power consumption is influenced by four key cloud factors: dynamic provisioning, multi-tenancy, server utilization, and data center efficiency. Considering the huge amount of energy consumed by computing equipment in the last several years, energy consumption and sustainability have become one of the main areas of research. Thus, obtaining high performance at a reduced cost in cloud environments has reached a turning point where computing power is no longer the most important concern. Calculate the amount of energy consumption in a real cloud computing infrastructure is difficult. Thus, simulation tools have been developed in recent years to enable cloud computing researchers to analyze a cloud computing environment. This paper will introduce and compare the two popular cloud simulators: Cloud Sim and Green Cloud. Both simulators provide scenarios for cloud computing based on utilization, virtualization, and load and energy consumption of the server. The comparison showed that the Green Cloud simulator is more advantageous than the Cloud Sim simulator based on an accurate measurement of energy consumption in a cloud computing environment.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings - 3rd International Conference on Advanced Computer Science Applications and Technologies, ACSAT 2014
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
Pages9-14
Number of pages6
ISBN (Electronic)9781479918454
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 01 Apr 2014
Event3rd International Conference on Advanced Computer Science Applications and Technologies, ACSAT 2014 - Amman, Jordan
Duration: 29 Dec 201430 Dec 2014

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Other3rd International Conference on Advanced Computer Science Applications and Technologies, ACSAT 2014
CountryJordan
CityAmman
Period29/12/1430/12/14

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Cloud computing
Energy utilization
Simulators
Servers
Electric power utilization
Sustainable development
Costs

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Computer Science Applications
  • Computer Science (miscellaneous)

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Atiewi, S., & Yussof, S. (2014). Comparison between cloud sim and green cloud in measuring energy consumption in a cloud environment. In Proceedings - 3rd International Conference on Advanced Computer Science Applications and Technologies, ACSAT 2014 (pp. 9-14). [07076861] Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.. https://doi.org/10.1109/ACSAT.2014.9
Atiewi, Saleh ; Yussof, Salman. / Comparison between cloud sim and green cloud in measuring energy consumption in a cloud environment. Proceedings - 3rd International Conference on Advanced Computer Science Applications and Technologies, ACSAT 2014. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 2014. pp. 9-14
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