When the semiconductor industry was turning to multicore chips and lowering clock rates, Herb Sutter wrote a seminal article entitled "
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Let’s continue from where we left off last time. Let’s figure out the why of the equation,
P = C * V^2 * (a * f)
Right now we have 4 PC laptops in our house; 5 if you count the iPad 2 being a ‘personal computing’ device.
OpenSimulator Virtual World Server Case Study (Part 3): Virtual World Server Power Savings by Dynamic Physics TuningUse of virtual worlds for training, entertainment, and collaboration is growing. Intel Labs has been researching the scalability of virtual worlds. This series explores some of the design, performance, and execution features of virtual world servers.
This following article was subsidized by Intel and authored by Zebra Partners.
Power-efficient performance is a key component of Ultrabook™ devices and mobile devices in general.