20. Energy-Efficient Internet Infrastructure

  1. Albert Y. Zomaya and
  2. Young Choon Lee
  1. Weirong Jiang1 and
  2. Viktor K. Prasanna2

Published Online: 30 JUL 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118342015.ch20

Energy-Efficient Distributed Computing Systems

Energy-Efficient Distributed Computing Systems

How to Cite

Jiang, W. and Prasanna, V. K. (2012) Energy-Efficient Internet Infrastructure, in Energy-Efficient Distributed Computing Systems (eds A. Y. Zomaya and Y. C. Lee), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118342015.ch20

Editor Information

  1. Centre for Distributed and High Performance Computing, School of Information Technologies, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia

Author Information

  1. 1

    Juniper Networks, Inc., Sunnyvale, CA, USA

  2. 2

    University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 JUL 2012
  2. Published Print: 3 AUG 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470908754

Online ISBN: 9781118342015



  • energy-efficient internet infrastructure;
  • network router core function, IP lookup, entries in routing table;
  • power/energy and forwarding engines, of critical concern;
  • architectural optimization, in reducing dynamic power dissipation;
  • power reduction, inherent caching and local clocking


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • SRAM-Based Pipelined IP Lookup Architectures: Alternative to TCAMs

  • Data Structure Optimization for Power Efficiency

  • Architectural Optimization to Reduce Dynamic Power Dissipation

  • Related Work

  • Summary

  • References