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Desktop Power Management: A Survey of Technology Professionals


Power management is an important topic for many corporate IT departments that are seeking ways to save money while reducing their impact on the environment. In the past, much of this conversation was based on savings from managing computers in the datacenter. The goal of this survey is to understand the efforts being made by corporate IT departments to manage the power usage of the desktop and laptop computers – for example, turning off computers and monitors at night when they are not being used.