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August 28, 2014
Enterprise IT shops can learn a lesson in big data processing from a computing infrastructure that supports Higgs-Boson researchers and crunches numbers from the Big Bang.
April 18, 2014
Data centers need an affordable, low-power 100 Gigabit Ethernet optical interface that can reach beyond 100 meters.
September 13, 2013
IBM and tech innovators such as Google have formed an open source server consortium around Power processors. Can they reinvigorate IBM Power?
October 07, 2009
Many data centers' cabling arrangements look like a rat's nest. But proper planning and better communication between IT and facilities can untangle the web.
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If you're wondering whether to use a software- or hardware-based network vulnerability scanner, take a look at your budget and network deployment. Continue Reading
Old ways of securing physical networks are giving way to logical techniques. The change in traffic to an East-West, data-center-centric, software-defined-network model necessitates a new security plan. Continue Reading
Carrie Higbie, networking expert, brings her long-term data center experience and sense of fun to SearchDataCenter's advisory board. Continue Reading
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Hierarchical networks cause undue latency as well as bandwidth and port loss. MLAG removes potential STP problems and gives you a flatter pre-fabric network. Continue Reading
Network administrators get a taste of the automated provisioning and configuration that Chef and similar tools serve up to the compute team. Continue Reading
Fibre Channel over Ethernet simplifies the data center and lowers costs by merging storage and data networks. And it doesn't take an all-or-nothing upgrade strategy. Continue Reading
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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
SDN networks are dynamic, automated and segmented by software rather than physical routing. And they solve several common data center networking problems. Continue Reading
Isolated, dedicated grounds, telecom grounds -- the performance and, more importantly, safety of data center equipment -- rely on proper grounding. Continue Reading
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Slow, fussy application? Run through this list of application latency and bandwidth fixes before spending the money to augment network capacity. Continue Reading
Hyper-V networking changes can benefit workload performance, but only when they're applied in a careful and systematic manner. Continue Reading
Bring your own device doesn't mean bring your own network support. What is BYOD doing to your data center's network resources? Continue Reading