Data centers are being reinvented via virtualization, servers with better performance per watt and the increasingly popularity of cloud computing. Key vendors such as Cisco, EMC, HP, IBM, VMware and others are all pushing to make the data center more efficient. Who will be the leader in next-gen data centers?
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High-performance Fastpass technology reduces lag by more than an order of magnitude
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Four Australian companies have been named for the Department of Finance's new Datacentre Facilities Supplies Panel.
Wells Fargo analyst Jason Maynard raises some key questions about VMware's growth down the road.
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