Sustainable Computing - Without the Hot Air

  title={Sustainable Computing - Without the Hot Air},
  author={Noman Bashir and David E. Irwin and Prashant J. Shenoy and Abel Alves de Souza},
The demand for computing is continuing to grow exponentially. This growth will translate to exponential growth in computing’s energy consumption unless improvements in its energy-efficiency can outpace increases in its demand. Yet, after decades of research, further improving energy-efficiency is becoming increasingly challenging, as it is already highly optimized. As a result, at some point, increases in computing demand are likely to outpace increases in its energy-efficiency, potentially by… 



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