New 25/50 GbE standard should successfully supplant 40 GbE in SDN-focused datacenters.
Five Nines: The Next Gen Datacenter
David Chernicoff looks at technologies that impact data center users and operators, including server consolidation and virtualization, green IT, and the latest hardware advances.
With more than 20 years of published writings about tech, as well as industry stints as everything from a database developer to CTO, David Chernicoff has earned the term "veteran" in the technology world.
Major datacenter announcements, launches, and projects reflect the state of a still growing industry.
In an era of cutting-edge changes to data center technology, can a traditional facility make sense?
Building a data center can be difficult enough. Add a power plant to the mix and things can really get hard.
IBM rolls out Power Systems Linux support and training across its customer-facing technology centers.
With advantages in performance and control, bare-metal clouds quietly ramp up worldwide
But Apple's investment in Reno itself may never come to pass.
Nlyte's Smart Blueprint technology allows users to capture and distribute the details of their data center's physical infrastructure
Anonymous sources are reporting that the Amazon Web Services-provided cloud to be managed by the CIA has gone live, on schedule.
Microsoft's latest data center project looks like a solid win for the community.