Enterprise data storage strategies
- September 10, 2013
Data center pros increasingly see SSDs as table stakes in the server market. In this atmosphere, Cisco purchased SSD integrator Whiptail.
- June 06, 2013
In this disaster recovery case study, one company details how it kept costs low while building a dependable backup system for its data centers.
- March 06, 2013
Recent natural disasters inspire some IT pros to start working on a new data center recovery plan.
- December 19, 2012
From IT personnel contending with a natural disaster to fanfare for a powerful new Intel processor, here are the most popular data center stories from 2012 as chosen by our readers.
- November 15, 2012
These data center technologies to be thankful for may surprise you. Check out this installment of "Modern Infrastructure"’s Countdown for more.
- November 15, 2012
Take a look under the hood of flash storage in this detailed definition of wear leveling and solid-state disk.
- November 01, 2012
Updated: Two data center hosting companies make their home in one building in Manhattan, which flooded Sunday.
- September 27, 2012
In some super-important industries, 99.999% uptime should be the goal. But most companies can tolerate a little more downtime.
- April 24, 2012
Egenera’s PAN Portability fixes some – but not all – of the challenges of disaster recovery for bare-metal servers.
- February 24, 2012
"Big data" analytics isn’t just for Web 2.0 anymore. Here’s how IT pros at some well-known companies manage big data infrastructure.
- January 15, 2012
Before you strap in, make sure your data center network can handle the performance gains provided by solid-state drive devices.
- August 25, 2011
A bout of natural disasters has data center professionals rechecking their disaster recovery plans.
- August 15, 2011
Once the province of scale-out, high-performance computing apps, server fabrics are now being pitched for mainstream virtual environments.
- September 20, 2010
Solid-state drives are still more expensive than spinning disks, but SSD technology can improve I/O performance, reducing the number of servers and storage arrays you need.
- May 04, 2010
Some data center providers have turned to Iceland in recent years to take advantage of geothermal power. Despite the recent volcano, one data center operator in Iceland said it's business as usual.