IT infrastructure management and planning
- April 03, 2009
In today's news in brief, the FBI raided Core IP Networks, a data center colocation company, and Facebook is reportedly seeking up to $100 million to build new data centers.
- March 13, 2008
Like a lot of companies, this provider of online survey software realized its value wasn't in data center infrastructure but in the applications that run on it.
- July 24, 2007
With data center outsourcing increasing, only the largest companies will operate their own data centers in the future, says Tier 1 Research analyst Daniel Golding.
- April 24, 2007
A number of data center hosting companies are looking for places to build more facilities as the demand for data center space grows.
- November 14, 2006
Outsourcing vendors with SAS 70 certified data centers have a competitive advantage over other providers when dealing with public companies.
- October 19, 2006
Outsourcing IT services, including data center management, is a growing trend, though some are hesitant to make the jump.
- July 26, 2006
IBM will start licensing its software differently, by appropriating licenses according to processor performance, rather than quantity of processors or cores.
- June 28, 2006
Cisco has rolled out a way to manage InfiniBand and Ethernet networks under the same console, which it hopes will make InfiniBand more popular in the data center.
- May 26, 2006
The latest version of IBM's SAN Volume Controller storage virtualization software supports global replication -- lowering the cost of disaster recovery.
- September 01, 2005
The flooding of multi-core chips onto the market has caused strife between software companies trying to cash in and IT pros trying to take advantage of the performance boost. IDC says the issue will come to a head in the next two years.
- May 02, 2005
Startup search engine data center: Two search engine veterans launch a new shopping site with an IT infrastructure designed to get off the ground by the quickest, cheapest and most reliable means possible.
- April 28, 2005
Survivors -- and some winners -- of Microsoft software license negotiations share their cautionary tales.
- April 25, 2005
Outsourcing companies see a major growth area in midmarket organizations looking to install a backup data center in a managed facility.
- April 18, 2005
Data center managers are turning to outsourcing firms that specialize in their markets. Jim Giordan, the CEO of a healthcare IT outsourcing company, explains why.
- April 07, 2005
Negotiations expert Jeffrey Gordon says there are generally three people in any IT negotiation -- the buyer, the seller and you, the subject matter expert.