Energy Efficient Servers: Blueprints for Data Center by Corey Gough, Ian Steiner, Winston A. Saunders

By Corey Gough, Ian Steiner, Winston A. Saunders

Strength effective Servers: Blueprints for facts heart Optimization introduces engineers and IT pros to the facility administration applied sciences and strategies utilized in strength effective servers. The booklet incorporates a deep exam of alternative positive aspects utilized in processors, reminiscence, interconnects, I/O units, and different platform parts. It outlines the facility and function impression of those good points and the function firmware and software program play in initialization and regulate. utilizing examples from cloud, HPC, and firm environments, the booklet demonstrates how quite a few strength administration applied sciences are applied throughout quite a number server usage. It teaches the reader how you can computer screen, study, and optimize their surroundings to most sensible swimsuit their wishes. It stocks optimization ideas utilized by info heart directors and process optimization specialists on the world’s so much complicated facts centers.

What you’ll learn

• enhance a deep figuring out of strength administration in glossy servers – from facts middle and platforms software program to low-level processor applied sciences – and every little thing in-between.

• construct an figuring out of applied sciences utilized in cores, caches, reminiscence, procedure brokers, processor interconnects, and PCI-E to control power.

• research recommendations for tracking and characterizing server strength administration applied sciences together with part and approach point impact.

• improve techniques to enhance infrastructure usage and cost-effectiveness, to steer configuration and buying judgements, and to reinforce program deployment.

• study new concepts to optimize a server for strength potency whereas nonetheless assembly the provider point requisites of software program, similar platforms within the info heart, and finish customers.

Who this booklet is for

Primarily: Engineers and IT pros. extra generally, the ebook appeals to a large technologist viewers – someone who designs or is determined by a server to run providers and functions – from software program engineers, to approach directors, to gear and approach brands, to information heart operators.

Table of Contents

Foreword/Preface

Chapter 1: Why info heart potency Matters

Chapter 2: CPU and reminiscence strength Management

Chapter three: reminiscence and I/O energy Management

Chapter four: software program Architecture

Chapter five: BIOS and administration Firmware

Chapter 6: working Systems

Chapter 7: Monitoring

Chapter eight: Characterization and Optimization

Chapter nine: information heart Management

Chapter 10: phrases and know-how Appendix

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