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Green Networking for Major Components of Information Communication Technology Systems

EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking20092009:656785

https://doi.org/10.1155/2009/656785

Received: 28 July 2009

Accepted: 28 September 2009

Published: 13 December 2009

Abstract

Green Networking can be the way to help reduce carbon emissions by the Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Industry. This paper presents some of the major components of Green Networking and discusses how the carbon footprint of these components can be reduced.

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Authors’ Affiliations

(1)
Department of Computer Science and Computer Engineering, La Trobe University
(2)
Department of Computer Science and Information Technology, University of the District of Columbia

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© Naveen Chilamkurti et al. 2009

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