GREEN WEB ENGINEERING - A Set of Principles to Support the Development and Operation of “Green” Websites and their Utilization during a Website’s Life Cycle

Markus Dick, Stefan Naumann, Alexandra Held

Abstract

The power consumption of ICT and Internet is still increasing. To date, it is not clear if the energy savings through ICT overbalance the energy consumption by ICT, or not. In either case, it is suggestive to enforce the energy efficiency of the Web. In our paper, we present a set of 12 principles, which help e.g. to reduce the net load by caching or compressing. In order to classify our suggestions we group them by three main roles in Web Engineering. Additionally, we recommend using data centres which utilize “classic” Green IT.

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Dick M., Naumann S. and Held A. (2010). GREEN WEB ENGINEERING - A Set of Principles to Support the Development and Operation of “Green” Websites and their Utilization during a Website’s Life Cycle . In Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Web Information Systems and Technology - Volume 1: WEBIST, ISBN 978-989-674-025-2, pages 48-55. DOI: 10.5220/0002805200480055


in Bibtex Style

@conference{webist10,
author={Markus Dick and Stefan Naumann and Alexandra Held},
title={GREEN WEB ENGINEERING - A Set of Principles to Support the Development and Operation of “Green” Websites and their Utilization during a Website’s Life Cycle},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Web Information Systems and Technology - Volume 1: WEBIST,},
year={2010},
pages={48-55},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0002805200480055},
isbn={978-989-674-025-2},
}


in EndNote Style

TY - CONF
JO - Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Web Information Systems and Technology - Volume 1: WEBIST,
TI - GREEN WEB ENGINEERING - A Set of Principles to Support the Development and Operation of “Green” Websites and their Utilization during a Website’s Life Cycle
SN - 978-989-674-025-2
AU - Dick M.
AU - Naumann S.
AU - Held A.
PY - 2010
SP - 48
EP - 55
DO - 10.5220/0002805200480055