Data center jobs and staffing and professional development
- July 26, 2007
Author of The IT Career Builder's Toolkit Matt Moran is a consultant specializing in IT staff development, automated workflow and document assembly applications, and business process reengineering. Moran counsels IT pros on honing certain ...
- July 19, 2007
Tom Jacobik was hired to run the $600 million data center that Google is building in Lenoir, N.C. In this interview, he talks about his career and new position.
- June 22, 2007
Two years ago, Marist College in Poughkeepsie, N.Y. started the Institute for Data Center Professionals, a certification and education program for data center managers. SearchDataCenter.com caught up with Roger Norton, Dean of the School of Computer...
- April 04, 2007
Data center facilities and IT folks don't always get along too well. What can you do to form a more perfect union?
- February 28, 2007
The IBM user group recently held their spring conference where sessions were held on everything from server hardware to mainframe management strategies.
- February 21, 2007
Users and vendors gathered at the Share mainframe conference in Tampa last week to talk training, new products and Linux on the mainframe.
- February 20, 2007
The Uptime Institute, creator of the Data Center Tier Standards, has turned its focus to energy efficiency and has come up with five golden nuggets for IT pros to use in their data centers.
- January 05, 2007
Top stories of 2006 on SearchDataCenter.com reviewed; topics include metrics, mainframes, blades, site location, power and cooling and data center staffing.
- December 13, 2006
In this audio roundtable, Nina Buik, president of the Hewlett-Packard user group Encompass and Pam Taylor vice president of the IBM mainframe user group Share talk about expectations for the coming year, including vendor wish-lists, the changing ...
- November 15, 2006
Readers respond to a recent article on the mainframe job market and bridging the COBOL and Wintel generation gap.
- November 08, 2006
Robert Rosen, immediate past president of the mainframe user group Share, addresses the mainframe job market, the IT energy crisis and hot skills for next year.
- November 07, 2006
Power.org, a community supporting IBM's Power processor, has merged its instruction sets to promote the group. Also, Active Power gets patent for compressed air backup power and cooling technology, and Eaton releases a new Powerware UPS.
- November 01, 2006
Some pundits and bloggers think that mature, COBOL generation IT workers should retire and get out of the way in order to make room for Wintel IT staff. Forrester analyst Phil Murphy explains why that idea is counterproductive.
- October 19, 2006
Outsourcing IT services, including data center management, is a growing trend, though some are hesitant to make the jump.
- October 16, 2006
Sun chief says the data center is dead