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Hardware/Software Codesign to Optimize SoC Device Battery Life
Found in: Computer
By Grace Metri,Manuj Sabharwal,Sundar Iyer,Abhishek Agrawal
Issue Date:October 2013
pp. 89-92
The emergence of battery-constrained system-on-chip (SoC) devices, such as smartphones and tablets, requires hardware/software codesign to optimize battery life. Offloading activities from the processor to specialized engines on the SoC can help reduce pow...
Enabling Green IT through Energy-Aware Software
Found in: IT Professional
By Manuj Sabharwal,Abhishek Agrawal,Grace Metri
Issue Date:January 2013
pp. 19-27
Software behavior can significantly affect computer energy efficiency in everything from small devices up to servers in data centers. However, there are multiple techniques that software developers can use to reduce the energy consumption of drivers and ap...
Experimental Analysis of Application Specific Energy Efficiency of Data Centers with Heterogeneous Servers
Found in: 2012 IEEE 5th International Conference on Cloud Computing (CLOUD)
By Grace Metri,Soumyasudharsan Srinivasaraghavan,Weisong Shi,Monica Brockmeyer
Issue Date:June 2012
pp. 786-793
Energy efficiency is an important issue for data centers given the amount of energy they consume yearly. However, there is still a gap of understanding of how exactly the application type and the heterogeneity of servers and their configuration impact the ...