Server hardware strategy
- 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 06, 2012
Intel shops now have support for more cores, more memory, 10 Gigabit Ethernet and speedier solid-state storage with the new Intel Xeon E5-2600.
- March 01, 2012
AMD’s SeaMicro buy could be the harbinger of a fundamental shift in how servers are designed, experts say.
- February 27, 2012
New Dell PowerEdge 12G servers give customers more memory and disk capacity for virtualization along with management software updates.
- February 13, 2012
HP touts new management capabilities for the forthcoming Generation 8 of its ProLiant servers, but some users say they are already looking elsewhere.
- February 01, 2012
Web-scale IT shops get the option of a low-power Xeon-based offering that looks to outperform Atom-based products in more ways than one.
- December 21, 2011
After a tumultuous 2011, things are finally looking up for loyal Hewlett-Packard enterprise customers. But HP isn’t out of the woods yet.
- November 17, 2011
Intel rival AMD announced the availability of its Opteron 6200 and 4200 processors this week, and other data center news.
- November 10, 2011
Oracle went back to Sun’s Wall Street roots to make the case for Solaris 11 and continued investment in the legacy Unix platform.
- November 01, 2011
HP says the biggest social media companies are chomping at the bit to try its new low-energy ARM-based server design.
- October 27, 2011
In phase two of Facebook’s Open Compute Project, speakers at today’s Open Compute Summit imagined a world with greater hardware innovation and more interoperability.
- October 14, 2011
Once the king of commodity servers, Dell is building a PowerEdge box that will compete with some of the biggest SMP systems on the market.
- October 05, 2011
With new leadership at HP, the time is now for Oracle and HP to restart stalled negotiations on Intel Itanium support.
- September 28, 2011
The European aircraft manufacturer Airbus will deploy HP containerized data centers in Toulouse, France and Hamburg, Germany.
- September 28, 2011
Loyal Sun shops–those that are left of them–have new SPARC server models for running general purpose Solaris applications.