Application of the Principle of Least Action to optimise the Energy Efficiency of Content Delivery Networks

Grant number: DP130100925 | Funding period: 2013 - 2016

Completed

Abstract

Service delivery via the internet is a significant and growing part of most developed economies. Delivery by the internet is powered by electricity with a resultant carbon footprint. Without action this continued growth is unsustainable. This project will provide network design tools and techniques to enable sustained growth of internet services.

University of Melbourne Researchers