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Re: Ixia, Juniper going green?
Just saw www.vnl.in Agreed that they're not making routers, but if a base station can be made, then am sure some inroads can be made in data comm too .. ! Glen On Thu, Nov 6, 2008 at 6:22 AM, Justin M. Streiner <[email protected]> wrote: > On Wed, 5 Nov 2008, Glen Kent wrote: > >> http://www.lightreading.com/document.asp?doc_id=166871 >> >> I wonder what impact this would put on other vendors to turn down >> their power consumptions and turn, as Juniper and Ixia like to put it >> - Green! > > I do recall some people bashing Cisco products for their power consumption > at a recent tech event I attended. Granted, that event was Juniper-centric > :) > > Given the economic (rising power and cooling costs) and sometimes logistical > (lack of power available in a facility) realities of operating networks and > data centers, I'm sure everyone would love for their gear to draw less > power. How many watts could actually be saved remains to be seen... > > jms >