HP looks to a combination of software and consulting services to allow customers to optimize their 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.
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.
With their Tilera test results will Facebook become the first major web services provider to implement microserver technology?
An application-centric view of virtualization and provisioning can speed up application deployment throughout the enterprise.
So what does it mean when the government says it is closing datacenters?