Distributed Systems Research Laboratory

Technical University of Cluj-Napoca

Areas of Expertise


Energy Efficiency in Large Scale Distributed Systems

Data center energy usage assessment using our Greenness Level Assessment tool and various Green Performance Indicators and metrics (PUE, DH-UR, etc.) Nonlinear programming optimization for increasing energy efficiency of IT systems. Workload consolidation for energy consumption reduction using our Green Cloud Scheduling Technology for open clouds. Delay tolerant workload scheduling for minimizing energy costs. Optimization of IT resources energy consumption through Dynamic Power Management

Big Data Analytics

Technological support for creating and storing, and managing the use of big data streams. Integration of new big data technologies into existing data platform and improve data life-cycle management functions. - Service delivery of customized insights and information through advanced analytics out of big data sets to drive business growth. Building and deploying big data applications and advanced analytics to improve business results. Data disambiguation, noise elimination and predictive analytics based on time series analysis and clustering techniques. Implementation of decision making support tools tailored to various organizational and system goals based on reinforcement learning, deep learning, decision trees, neural networks, and genetic algorithms.

Multidisciplinary Optimization

Mathematical modeling and simulation of complex hybrid systems that exhibits both continuous and discrete behaviors. DC components energy flexibility aggregation and DR signal matching Recommend optimal configurations are tailored to specific organizational goals and industry best practices. Identify and quantify plant performance improvements that can be expected from enhanced automation. Analysis and optimization of processes based on event logs using process mining. Industrial process real time control and costs optimization. Multi-objective and multi-criteria problems solving using mathematical models

Modelling and Simulation

Mathematical modeling of complex systems and system behavioral analysis. Modelling of complex systems and environments so that the effect of changes can be predicted. Engineering and software integration of domain ontology. Rule-based reasoning over semantic representations for knowledge extraction and decision making. What-if model simulation to evaluate the performance of a system, existing or proposed, under different configurations of interest and over time.

Ongoing Research Projects


Med@GUIDE

ACTIVE AND ASSISTED LIVING PROGRAMME 2016



ICT Integrated System for Coordinated Polypharmacy Management in Dementia Patients 2017-2019

Eco2Cloud

PN-III-P2-2.1-BG-2016-36


Technologies for efficient management and scheduling of cloud resources in cloud for reducing Alpis data centre energy consumption

2016-2018

OptiPlan

PN-III-P2-2.1-BG-2016-37


Technologies for Digitalization, Analysis and Optimization of Manufacturing of Flow Regulators and Monitors at Emerson Factory

2016-2018

Elders-Up!

Active Assisted Living Joint Programme 6 2013



http://www.eldersup-aal.eu/

Completed Research Projects

GEYSER

FP7-ICT-2013.6.2: Data Centres in an energy-efficient and environmentally friendly Internet


http://www.geyser-project.eu/

DIET4Elders

Active Assisted Living Joint Programme 5 2012



http://www.diet4elders.eu/

GAMES

FP7-ICT-2009-6.3: ICT for Energy efficiency



http://www.green-datacenters.eu/

Green Cloud Scheduller

OpenNebula Green Cloud Scheduler Plugin

OpenNebula
Ecosystem

MAESTRO

Ontology Driven Automatic Web Service Composition

RO CNCSIS PN II Ideas
(2007-2010)

ArhiNet

Integrated System for developing semantically-enhanced archive content

RO CNMP Program 4(2007 – 2010)

FOOD-TRACE

Integrated IT system for assuring traceability and quality control in food industry

RO CEEX (2006 – 2008)

Publications

Complete list of DSRL publications can be accessed HERE

DSRL TEAM


Eng. Marcel Antal
Eng. Claudia Pop
Eng. Dorin Moldovan

Get in touch


Distributed Systems Research Laboratory

Computer Science Department

Technical University of Cluj-Napoca

400027 26-28 Baritiu street

Cluj-Napoca, Romania

Map

Phone1: +40 264 401236

Phone2: +40 264 202352

Fax: +40 264 401443

Email
Ioan.Salomie@cs.utcluj.ro
Tudor.Cioara@cs.utcluj.ro
Ionut.Anghel@cs.utcluj.ro