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April 04, 2014
The U.S. data center building industry is well-established, but it's literally a whole new world when companies expand IT operations internationally.
April 01, 2014
Every administrator has a question about their data center or IT roadmap that they're afraid to ask. On April 1, we answer three such questions.
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Open IX's stringent standards keep workloads safe from natural and human disasters, but what's missing is a business climate that demands such rigor for outsourced workloads. Continue Reading
Data centers aren't the center of the IT universe anymore. With plenty of resources for hosting dynamic workloads -- cloud, colocation, as a service, or data center -- the on-premises facility layout must become equally flexible. Continue Reading
Computational fluid dynamics (CFD) is the use of applied mathematics, physics and computational software to visualize how a gas or liquid flows -- as well as how the gas or liquid affects objects as it flows past. Continue Reading
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Vote for the Bright Idea award winner for best emerging product in the Modern Infrastructure Impact Awards. Continue Reading
The MGHPCC is the high-tech jewel of a western Massachusetts mill town. It stands out for its green facility and innovative cooling techniques. Take a tour of the facility and see just how advanced their design is. Continue Reading
A few of the server racks in your data center went over 8 kW/rack, and the world didn't end. So what's next? Continue Reading
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For storage and servers, being dense is good. Careful planning can maximize the benefits of greater computing densities while minimizing potential risks. Continue Reading
Cloud services and data could be located anywhere -- and that's a scary proposition for many enterprises, especially after ongoing revelations of global U.S. government spying. For many businesses, the vagueness of cloud computing isn't working for ... Continue Reading
No such thing as a funny data center? One comic artist created 'Kip and Gary,' a cartoon duo who make data center horror stories hilarious. Continue Reading
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Data center design certification isn't always straightforward. Don't fall for self-certification; stick to Uptime and other reputable titles. Continue Reading
Rather than a big container setup, the micro data center fits a whole compute system onto 23U, with fire and climate protection built in. Continue Reading
When it's time to go colo, it's important to know what level of facility uptime you need, as well as the data center operator's specific procedures. Continue Reading