Patent Number: 8,819,460

Title: Dynamic energy management

Abstract: A method of dynamic energy management that includes loading an energy budget configuration stream for an instruction of a thread, loading characterization data for the thread, computing energy management settings for the instruction based on the characterization data and the budget configuration stream, and driving control signals indicative of the computed energy management settings.

Inventors: Niekrewicz; Paul (Essex Junction, VT), Nsame; Pascal A. (Colchester, VT), Suren; Aydin (Essex Junction, VT), Ventrone; Sebastian (South Burlington, VT)

Assignee: International Business Machines Corporation

International Classification: G01F 1/26 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/26/12018