The Threat of IT Power Consumption. SMIC, Toshiba, and Inventory

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    October 2, 2020 — Strategy and Tactics: The Threat of IT Power Consumption. SMIC, Toshiba, and Inventory. WildPhotons: If you don't like what's being said, change the conversation ...
    G. Dan Hutcheson G. Dan Hutcheson
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    The Threat of IT Power Consumption: As Information Technology rose to save the world's economy from the ravages of COVID-19, a new fear emerged that the IT power needed for the 5-10 year pull-in of digitalization could overwhelm the power grid. It has been said that Data Center alone could consume all electrical power produced by 2040. That reminded me of similar predictions made in 2010, in which all IT would consume all the world's power by 2020. What happened then and now raise similar questions:

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    The Threat of IT Power Consumption. SMIC, Toshiba, and Inventory


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