Engineering View of Green Networking: Design Features
Advances in Wireless Communications and Networks
Volume 1, Issue 1, May 2015, Pages: 6-10
Received: May 27, 2015; Accepted: Jun. 3, 2015; Published: Jun. 8, 2015
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Korhan Cengiz, Electrical Electronics Engineering Department, Engineering Faculty, Trakya University, Edirne, Turkey
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The reduction of energy consumption has become a key issue for industries, because of economical, enviromental and marketing reasons. Data – centers and networking infrastructure involve high – performance and high – availability machines. They therefore rely on powerful devices, which require energy – consuming air conditioning to sustain their operation, and which are organized in a redundant architecture. In recent years, valuable efforts have indeed been dedicated to reducing unnecessary energy expenditure, which is usually nicknamed as a greening of the networking technologies and protocols.
Network Devices, Power Consumption, Energy-Efficiency, Green Communications
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Korhan Cengiz, Engineering View of Green Networking: Design Features, Advances in Wireless Communications and Networks. Vol. 1, No. 1, 2015, pp. 6-10. doi: 10.11648/j.awcn.20150101.12
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