Issue No. 09 - Sept. (2011 vol. 44)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MC.2011.130
Frederick Ryckbosch , Ghent University, Belgium
Stijn Polfliet , Ghent University, Belgium
Lieven Eeckhout , Ghent University, Belgium
Server energy proportionality, as quantified by the proposed EP metric, has improved significantly, from 30-40 percent in 2007 to 50-80 percent today, but much more can be done to move systems closer to ideal.
Server design, Energy efficiency, Energy proportionality, SPECpower, Benchmarks
F. Ryckbosch, S. Polfliet and L. Eeckhout, "Trends in Server Energy Proportionality," in Computer, vol. 44, no. , pp. 69-72, 2011.