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courses:ct60a7000:spring2016:green:greening:mdrafiulsabbirhridoy [2016/04/21 20:58]
m2153 [Coursera replacement]
courses:ct60a7000:spring2016:green:greening:mdrafiulsabbirhridoy [2016/04/25 03:28]
m2153 [Course Certificate]
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 +===== Articles related to the course =====
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 +Article 1: “Harnessing Green IT: Principles and Practices” by Murugesan S. 
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 +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.
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 +Link: [[http://​www.pitt.edu/​~dtipper/​2011/​GreenPaper.pdf]]
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 +Article 2: “Energy-aware Internet routing coming soon”
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 +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. ​
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 +Link: [[http://​www.cnet.com/​news/​energy-aware-internet-routing-coming-soon/​]]
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 +Article 3: Green IT: Going Green—Does Your Company Care? 
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 +This article from TechNet Magazine emphasize on different perspective of Green IT and why a company need to care about Green IT.
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 +Link: [[https://​technet.microsoft.com/​en-us/​magazine/​ff808319.aspx]]
 ===== Coursera replacement ===== ===== Coursera replacement =====
 I have chosen the course named "​Philosophy and Critical Thinking":​ https://​www.edx.org/​course/​philosophy-critical-thinking-uqx-meta101x-0 I have chosen the course named "​Philosophy and Critical Thinking":​ https://​www.edx.org/​course/​philosophy-critical-thinking-uqx-meta101x-0
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 +===== Carbon Footprint Calculation =====
 +My Carbon Footprint Calculation:​ {{:​courses:​ct60a7000:​spring2016:​green:​greening:​carbon_footprint_calculator_-_md_rafiul_sabbir_hridoy.pdf|}}
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 +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 lectures {{:​courses:​ct60a7000:​spring2016:​green:​greening:​task_missing_assignments.pdf|}} ​ Task missing lectures {{:​courses:​ct60a7000:​spring2016:​green:​greening:​task_missing_assignments.pdf|}} ​