The Green Grid’s Data Center Maturity Model gives IT the opportunity to put the state of their datacenter and datacenter planning in context with the current models of an efficient datacenter and a progressive datacenter future.
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.
With complete desktop virtualization infrastructure, server-based computing, blade worksations, and cloud computing environment and product line in place, HP enterprise users may not miss their desktops.
How many cloud failures have to happen before consumers take notice?
HP looks to a combination of software and consulting services to allow customers to optimize their datacenters
When erratic DRM gets in the way of using appplications you have paid for, it's a bad thing, OK?
Making sure that data has been wiped from the thousands of hard disks in your datacenter might be a job best handled by specialists.
EMC's multiple petabytes of storage matched with IBM's ability to virtualize thousands of Linux servers with a single zEnterprise server means datacenters with greater performance and smaller footprint.
With more than 100 different email systems and 3000 overlapping network installations, the Canadian governement takes a stab at saving money by planning to close almost all of their datacenters.
Amazon Direct Connect offers customers the ability to extennd their private networks securely into the Amazon cloud.
Verizon measures the carbon efficiency of their entire business, not just their datacenters, in computing their energy efficiency.