- February 16, 2011
IBM qualifies WebSphere for its zEnterprise caboose, AMD cranks the Opteron 6100 clock, and HP offers soup-to-nuts data center build-out services.
- February 16, 2011
Dell’s new C6145 server delivers terrific density for HPC workloads, and has the potential to work as a virtualization platform, too.
- February 10, 2011
Without adequate power-metering equipment and data, data center energy management software can be of marginal use.
- February 08, 2011
Low-power server processor designs are practically shoe-ins for the biggest Internet companies, but a lot will have to happen for them to find a home in mainstream data centers.
- February 03, 2011
Are raised floors going the way of the Dodo? It just might happen. Data center technologies are continuing to evolve, and the traditional benefits of raised floors are quickly being overshadowed by ...
Sponsored by Rackspace - Global organizations are expected to spend $1.2 trillion on digital transformation technologies in 2017, according to IDC. And going forward, this investment will grow to the tune of 18% a year, reaching $2 trillion in 2020. See More
Sponsored by Dell EMC - Reduced costs is the No. 1 reason IT leaders are turning to hyper-converged infrastructure (HCI) as they strive to modernize their data centers, according to TechTarget Research. In a survey, nearly 50% of current users cited reduced cost as their top priority in deploying HCI, as did nearly 40% of prospective customers (see chart at bottom). See More
Sponsored by VMware - Data centers are going through a true revolution in design, scalability and economics in order to respond to evolving business demands, which have forced IT organizations to move at warp speed to evaluate, select and implement new technologies. The pressure is on to select the right IT platform to transform the data center from expensive, stodgy and rigid to agile, cost efficient and lithe. See More
Sponsored by Rackspace - The future is always hard to predict in IT, but if you are in IT, there’s one thing we can predict with utter certainty: cloud computing will be an increasingly important part of what you do and how you do it. See More
- January 31, 2011
IBM's outsourcing snafu in Texas shows what not to do as the state rebids an $865 million contract.
- January 31, 2011
Dell updates systems management appliance, and other data center news.
- January 28, 2011
Wearing its networking hat, Intel announced it will add free FCoE support to its 10 Gigabit Ethernet server adapaters and controllers.
- January 26, 2011
The concept of IT workload automation management is nothing brand new – admins have been able to adjust and maneuver computing resources to optimize workloads for a while. But self-service brought ...
- January 25, 2011
Server consolidation is a great idea on paper – you use virtualization software to host multiple virtual machines on the same physical host, so you improve hardware utilization and buy fewer ...
- January 24, 2011
The Uptime Institute Green Enterprise IT Awards help organizations recognize IT efficiency efforts in several different categories, including data center design and IT innovation.
- January 17, 2011
A new generation of tiny, power-efficient “micro servers” is just around the corner, say members of the x86 SSI Forum.
- January 14, 2011
Red Hat provided customers still on RHEL 5 with numerous updates and enhancements, including support for the latest microprocessor platforms.
- January 13, 2011
What are the top 10 data center trends in servers, storage, operating systems and data center facilities for 2011? Find out in our annual data center predictions article.
- January 06, 2011
As data center upgrades occur, systems management is the Trojan horse in converged hardware.