Data center budget and culture
- November 11, 2010
Has virtualized infrastructure derailed data center careers? IT managers say they now spend too much time troubleshooting environments and not enough time on strategic projects.
- August 04, 2010
Dell was among the first companies to suffer from the recession, but its server business is coming back with a vengeance, surveys show.
- July 23, 2010
The state of California has considered three legislative proposals that may greatly increase the cost of building and operating data centers in the Golden State.
- June 22, 2010
HP and Cisco customers may get caught in the crossfire of the two vendors' converged infrastructure' skirmish.
- April 26, 2010
Cloud computing can reduce total data center energy consumption, says Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory scientist Jonathan Koomey.
- April 22, 2010
Oracle's new Enterprise Manager 11g promises an 'integrated stack,' but how many data centers have enough Oracle products installed to benefit?
- April 20, 2010
Oracle Exadata database appliance impresses users with its throughput but users wonder if it's worth a big premium.
- April 15, 2010
The Securities and Exchange Commission recently clarified data center reporting requirements for current and future climate change regulation, which could spur behavioral change among data center managers.
- March 18, 2010
EBay says that the $334 million data center the company is building in Utah will be the largest capital investment it's ever made.
- March 11, 2010
Modernizing a live data center with no downtime is no small task, but a data center colocation company managed the nail-biting task.
- February 22, 2010
California's data center consolidation project is aggressive – maybe too aggressive.
- February 12, 2010
Cash-strapped IT organizations have turned away from on-premise software and now favor the rapid software upgrades that come with Software as a Service-based IT Service Management and service desk applications.
- February 11, 2010
CIO Brian Lillie discusses the push toward third-party data center providers and the importance of seeing IT as a business.
- February 10, 2010
Cisco, Hewlett Packard and Oracle insist that IT shops are clamoring for unified computing and want to get their IT gear from one vendor. But IT pros tell a different story.
- January 06, 2010
A lab architect discusses the rewards and challenges of employing inexperienced systems administrators at a data center that hosts major open source projects.