International Journal of Computer Science and Applications
Green computing and cloud computing are both hot topics these days. What can they do to benefit each other? Let's take a look. Cloud computing is one of the most demanding topic today. Cloud computing enables users to share resources and carry out tasks remotely. Green computing is computing which uses electricity efficiently. The advantages of cloud computing include reduced costs, easy maintenance and re-provisioning of resources, and thereby increased profits. Cloud also helps save the environment. This paper covers cloud computing advantages while discussing how cloud computing contributes to green computing.