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SPEC, Google pressure component makers on power

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Thursday, 20 December 2007

SPEC, Google pressure component makers on power

By Jon Stokes | Published: December 20, 2007 - 06:44AM CT
ArsTechnica

In May of last year, SPEC began soliciting feedback from the industry on a forthcoming slate of power efficiency benchmarks. The first of those benchmarks, SPECpower_ssj2008, is now out, but a recent report from Google indicates that the big villains in datacenter power consumption are now memory and networking components that don't provide much in the way of power optimization..... Front Page
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