A method for reducing power consumption and thermals of a network interface card by batching network traffic is disclosed. An aspect of the subject technology may include receiving a first control signal, closing a gate corresponding to a buffer in response to the first control signal, receiving one or more data packets with the buffer, receiving a second control signal, opening the gate corresponding to the buffer in response to the second control signal, and transferring one or more data packets of the buffer for transmission in response to the gate opening.

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