DIMMer : A case of turning off DIMMs in clouds

@inproceedings{Zhang2014DIMMerA,
  title={DIMMer : A case of turning off DIMMs in clouds},
  author={Dongli Zhang and Moussa Ehsan and Michael Ferdman and Radu Sion},
  year={2014}
}
Lack of energy proportionality in server systems results in significant waste of energy when operating at low utilization, a common scenario in today’s data centers. However, even during times of low utilization, servers cannot be powered off because of unpredictable spikes in instantaneous demand on some of the resources (e.g., file storage). To mitigate… CONTINUE READING