A lightning strike on their datacenter tests the resiliency of a smaller ISP. And their properly implemented business continuity plan keeps their customers up and running and unaffected.
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.
APC adds to their tools for helping datacenter operators improve the efficiency of their facilities
Microsoft's own datacenters benefit from being in the forefront of intelligent datacenter efficency and design.
Hardware monitoring of Layer 1 infrastructure is now a reality.
Cisco makes use of their own Unified Computing infrastructure to equip their latest datacenter
The USPS OIG does what it can to meet the demands of the FDCCI
Cisco finally gets their focus back and can concentrate on their core datacenter strengths
Dual-socket servers with massive memory support hit the sweet spot for the datacenter upgragde path.
Alcatel-Lucent improves their play for the end-to-end datacenter infrastructure
Fast growing company decides to go with their own dedicated datacenter without a knowledgable hand in control. Chaos ensues.