Data center budget and culture
- May 10, 2012
The subtext of Zynga’s “hybrid cloud” strategy is that at a certain scale, public cloud ain’t cheap.
- May 09, 2012
New Dell microservers include power-efficient Ivy Bridge processors based on Intel’s 22-nm manufacturing process.
- May 01, 2012
Does IBM's recent drop in mainframe sales indicate big iron modernization tools are gaining traction?
- May 01, 2012
It’s no longer a question of if — but when — cloud takes hold in enterprise IT shops. IT operations will never be the same.
- April 23, 2012
Virtual desktop infrastructure pulls endpoint management to the core of the enterprise data center, taxing data center networks.
- April 10, 2012
Oracle launches new x86 servers based on latest Intel Xeon chip a month after its release. Some analysts doubt Oracle can win HP and IBM customers.
- March 28, 2012
The NoOps term reflects a trend in contemporary DevOps shops: the diminishing number of operations people relative to developers.
- March 19, 2012
AMD’s latest server processor line is aimed at dedicated hosting providers that value price over performance and power efficiency.
- March 13, 2012
Cisco UCS is selling like hotcakes in enterprise data centers, but some cloud and hosting providers say it’s too inflexible – and expensive – for them.
- March 01, 2012
AMD’s SeaMicro buy could be the harbinger of a fundamental shift in how servers are designed, experts say.
- February 24, 2012
"Big data" analytics isn’t just for Web 2.0 anymore. Here’s how IT pros at some well-known companies manage big data infrastructure.
- January 31, 2012
IT pros discuss the pros and cons of maintaining a private data centers vs. outsourcing to managed data center hosting and cloud services.
- August 15, 2011
Once the province of scale-out, high-performance computing apps, server fabrics are now being pitched for mainstream virtual environments.
- July 06, 2011
As Hewlett-Packard and Cisco duke it out for new data center deals, IT shops get fire-sale prices on high-end hardware. Now, how much would you pay?
- February 10, 2011
Without adequate power-metering equipment and data, data center energy management software can be of marginal use.