Issue No. 04 - July/August (2010 vol. 30)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MM.2010.74
José E. Moreira , IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center
John Karidis , IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center
<p>The authors argue that the minimum cost of computing can be provided by consolidating real-time workloads onto relatively large servers, which can operate at high utilization while maintaining required response time, and then filling the remaining overhead capacity with batch-like workloads sold at a significantly reduced price.</p>
servers, data center, cost of computing, energy-proportional computing, and hardware
J. Karidis and J. E. Moreira, "The Case for Full-Throttle Computing: An Alternative Datacenter Design Strategy," in IEEE Micro, vol. 30, no. , pp. 25-28, 2010.