Abstract

This presentation will estimate the worldwide power consumption and carbon footprint of communication networks and compare this with other ICT fields such as data centres and personal computers. This paper concentrates on explaining the used methodology.

© 2012 Optical Society of America

PDF Article
More Like This
Energy-Efficiency in Cloud Computing and Optical Networking

Rod Tucker, Kerry Hinton, and Rob Ayre
Th.1.G.1 European Conference and Exhibition on Optical Communication (ECEOC) 2012

Power consumption in hybrid access and home networking network

Kuo-Chang Feng, Gerd Keiser, and San-Liang Lee
JWA017 National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference (NFOEC) 2011

Energy Consumption in Access Networks

Jayant Baliga, Robert Ayre, Wayne V. Sorin, Kerry Hinton, and Rodney S. Tucker
OThT6 Optical Fiber Communication Conference (OFC) 2008

References

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Citation lists with outbound citation links are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription