Data Center Apparatus

October 2011

  • Risks of data center maturity

    Stephen J. Bigelow - Senior Technology Editor 19 Oct 2011
  • Of all the mandates faced by an enterprise data center, the mandate of “maturity” is perhaps the most treacherous and self-defeating. The early life cycle of a data center is typically based ...

  • Cisco Fabric Extender finally available for HP BladeSystem

    Alex Barrett - Modern Infrastructure Editor-in-Chief 18 Oct 2011
  • HP c-Class BladeSystem shops will finally be able to connect their systems to a Cisco Unified Fabric, using the new Cisco Nexus B22 Fabric Extender (FEX) for HP announced on Friday. This is not a ...

  • IT innovation by rethinking applications

    Stephen J. Bigelow - Senior Technology Editor 17 Oct 2011
  • As a technologist, it’s easy to focus on technology–-the servers, storage, networks and other hardware that make IT work. The problem that technologists face is that technology simply isn’t enough. ...