IT infrastructure management and planning

  • June 07, 2019 07 Jun'19

    Data center managers avoid cloud migration risks

    Many corporate IT users are flocking to the cloud, but a majority surprisingly remain reluctant to migrate their on-premises mission-critical workloads to a public cloud.

  • May 20, 2019 20 May'19

    Exascale computing, now at $2.8B, described as critical to U.S.

    The race to build exascale supercomputers is a project of big governments -- China, Japan, the European Union and the U.S. Initial systems are planned in the 2020 to 2021 time frame.

  • March 08, 2019 08 Mar'19

    IBM quantum computer roadmap moves full speed ahead

    With IBM releasing its latest benchmark, the company's quantum computer appears to be consistently, if not slowly marching toward commercial reality.

  • January 10, 2019 10 Jan'19

    IBM quantum computing system, apps lab seek commercial users

    IBM finally introduced its first integrated quantum computer that is designed for commercial accounts. But the emergence of commercial apps may take some time.

  • July 12, 2018 12 Jul'18

    Broadcom acquisition of CA seeks broader portfolio

    Broadcom has acquired CA Technologies in a move some believe is largely financially motivated, while others see an opportunity for the companies to integrate core offerings.

  • December 08, 2015 08 Dec'15

    Is your dream geek gift on the list?

    Each year, SearchDataCenter ushers in the holiday season with a geek gift guide by Beth Pariseau, who enjoys a brief break from breaking stories about AWS public cloud to tell you about what to ...

  • July 07, 2015 07 Jul'15

    The best of SearchDataCenter in June

    The summer weather didn't slow down anyone in the cool, dark halls of the data center. Catch up on the big news and expert advice from the past month that other data center pros found valuable. The ...

  • June 15, 2015 15 Jun'15

    A great time to be a geek

    The problem with getting older is that I sometimes find myself set in my ways -- gravitating toward things that I knew (or was at least interested in). I confess that I sometimes feel a little ...

  • June 12, 2015 12 Jun'15

    The 19 variables that most affect Google data centers' PUE

    Google used machine learning to parse the multitudinous data inputs on its data center operations, as a way to bust through a plateau in energy efficiency evidenced by its measured power usage ...

  • June 08, 2015 08 Jun'15

    Are you prepared for the future of data centers?

    Data center managers can expect major changes in the future, whether they run an in-house facility, outsource or do a mix of both.

  • May 29, 2015 29 May'15

    SearchDataCenter's can't-miss articles of May

    Time's tight and alerts are always rolling in, so you're bound to miss some great articles during the month. If you only have time to peruse a few good reads, here are the stories that other data ...

  • February 17, 2015 17 Feb'15

    What NFV vendors are currently on the market?

    Many data centers are on the path to NFV. How are the NFV standards and vendor offerings guiding -- or challenging -- implementation?

  • July 03, 2014 03 Jul'14

    Long weekend in the data center

    The IT team never really gets a break -- it's the first week of July and everyone else is taking a long weekend, but you're on call, minding the beeps and flashes of some uncaring, disinterested ...

  • April 25, 2014 25 Apr'14

    Converted-mine data center tour amidst rocks and racks

    Data center colocation providers have gotten creative with where they place facilities to save energy or increase security, and one cloud provider has found its home underground. Lightedge ...

  • April 17, 2014 17 Apr'14

    Red Hat open source innovation reactions abound from the Twitterati

    It was all about openness at the Red Hat Summit 2014. From OpenShift to OpenStack to open source innovations, Red Hat was buzzing about the cloud.