Wireless networks the new energy hogs

With rapid growth wireless networks will soon pass data centers as energy hogs, that’s the finding of a new report from researchers in Australia. According to Melbourne’s Centre for Energy Efficient Telecommunications (CEET) report: Previous analysis and industry focus has missed the point: access networks, not data centres, as the biggest threat to the sustainability of cloud services…These networks are inherently energy inefficient and a disproportionate contributor the cloud energy consumption. The report estimates that […]

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