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Emerging Technology Analysis: Extreme-Low-Energy Servers

Published: 23 September 2011

ID: G00216993

Analyst(s): Errol Rasit , Heeral Kota


Extreme-low-energy servers represent an alternative to mainstream server products. These servers' key advantages are energy and space conservation, although they are not appropriate for every use case or every customer.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview

Technology Description

Technology Adoption

  • Factors That Will Drive Adoption
  • Factors That Will Inhibit Adoption

Technology Impacts

  • Markets and Customers Affected
  • Providers Affected
  • Possible Extremes
  • Provider Actions to Take


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