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Jul 2015
Enrique Soto
Jul 16 2015 18:37
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Enrique Soto
Jul 16 2015 18:48
Hi again :), one question please: Is it possible to measure the energy spent by the wifi component when for example, a file is sent through the network?. using powerapi?.
Romain Rouvoy
Jul 16 2015 20:17
Our experience till date on measuring the power consumption of network for servers has shown that the power consumption of the network interface was dominated by the power consumption of CPU spent on networking tasks. Regarding the WiFi, we have no module available yet, but beyond the aforementioned issue, the power consumption of the wireless interface will highly depend on the quality of the signal strength.