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Network architecture, computer system and/or server, circuit, device, apparatus, method, and computer program and control mechanism for managing power consumption and workload in computer system and data and information servers. Further provides power and energy consumption and workload management and control systems and architectures for high-density and modular multi-server computer systems that maintain performance while conserving energy and method for power management and workload management. Dynamic server power management and optional dynamic workload management for multi-server environments is provided by aspects of the invention. Modular network devices and integrated server system, including modular servers, management units, switches and switching fabrics, modular power supplies and modular fans and a special backplane architecture are provided as well as dynamically reconfigurable multi-purpose modules and servers. Backplane architecture, structure, and method that has no active components and separate power supply lines and protection to provide high reliability in server environment.

Title
Dynamic power and workload management for multi-server system
Application Number
11/364898
Publication Number
7272735 (B2)
Application Date
February 28, 2006
Publication Date
September 18, 2007
Inventor
Henry T Fung
San Jose
CA, US
Agent
Dykema Gossett PLLC
Assignee
Huron IP
MI, US
IPC
G06F 1/32
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