Using Ant Colony System to Consolidate VMs for Green Cloud Computing

Fahimeh Farahnakian, Adnan Ashraf, Tapio Pahikkala, Pasi Liljeberg, Juha Plosila, Ivan Porres Paltor, Hannu Tenhunen

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281 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageUndefined/Unknown
Pages (from-to)187–198
JournalIEEE Transactions on Services Computing
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2015
MoE publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed


  • Dynamic VM consolidation
  • ant colony optimization (ACO)
  • Cloud computing
  • Green computing
  • Energy-efficiency
  • SLA

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