Data Center Apparatus

October 2012

  • Data center fright night, part two "Total Shutdown"

    Erin Watkins - TechTarget 31 Oct 2012
  • Did you enjoy yesterday's spine-tingler? Then you'll enjoy today's terrifying tale of data center despair. "Total shutdown: A cautionary tale" Sander van Vugt Don managed a small data center for a ...

  • Prepare to be scared: Night of the living data center

    Erin Watkins - TechTarget 30 Oct 2012
  • Grab a flashlight, head to your nearest lights-out data center, and hunker down for some creepy data center horror stories courtesy of some data center experts. Are these true tales? Stay tuned for ...

  • Can IT support disruption?

    Tom Walat - Site Editor 23 Oct 2012
  • IT must be ready for fundamental shifts in business and technological paradigms. Stephen J. Bigelow, Senior Technology Editor IT professionals are used to change – the reality of change is as old ...

  • My God, it’s full of — pipes?

    Tom Walat - Site Editor 19 Oct 2012
  • Notoriously secretive — at least when it pertains to the innards of its data centers — Google is now offering a peek at the pipes and people that deliver its products — Google Search, Gmail, ...

  • Data center server design like it's 1889

    Erin Watkins - TechTarget 15 Oct 2012
  • Cut costs, improve efficiency. Such is the mantra of many a data center manager. While tech giants like Google and Facebook strive to create better, more energy efficient data centers, a small team ...

  • One of these days, big data - bang! zoom! - straight to the moon!

    Erin Watkins - TechTarget 02 Oct 2012
  • That's right, science has just upped the ante for cool data center locations. Forget Iceland or Oregon, now there's a proposal to put a supercomputer on the moon. Ouilang Chang, a graduate student ...