Advanced Telecom Computing Architecture
(AdvancedTCA) is an open standard for the
implementation of telecom computing and data
center systems. AdvancedTCA poses powermanagement
challenges for blade designers.
In the ﬁ nal part of this article series, the component
stress factor method is applied to isolated
topologies. These examples and those from parts
one and two allow the merits and limitations of
the CSF method to be evaluated.