light microprocessor

A Processor That Integrates Electronic Circuits and Optics

Light Chips Could Mean More Energy-Efficient Data Centers MIT Technology Review, December 23, 2015. Image credit: Glenn Asakawa, University of Colorado Now a prototype described in the journal Nature offers a promising and practical approach. The electronic-optical microprocessor, developed by a group of researchers at MIT, the University of California, Berkeley, and the University of Colorado, Boulder, […]


ASHRAE Introduces Minimum Energy Efficiency Requirements for Data Centers

Proposed Energy Standard For Data Centers, Telecommunications Buildings Open For Public Comment ASHRAE, February 20, 2015 A proposed standard from ASHRAE providing requirements for energy use in data centers is open for public input. ASHRAE Standard 90.4P, Energy Standard for Data Centers and Telecommunications Buildings, is open for its first public review until March 30, […]