The new information technology landscape is moving fast, with cloud computing, Internet of Things and network technologies leading the way. These new platforms consume about 2% of the world’s electrical power. What if we could conserve Earth’s resources by dramatically reducing that energy usage?
At UC Santa Barbara, researchers at the forefront of data center and network innovation collaborate to discover energy efficiency breakthroughs in areas as diverse as data center architecture, intelligent cooling, machine and application virtualization, photonic interconnects, network management, neuromorphic processing, 5G and efficient machine learning. Three grand challenges drive their work: dramatic breakthroughs in efficient IOT, efficient data centers, and efficient machine learning algorithms. Read more here.