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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If you want a really fast computer, then Linux is your operating system and Intel may be your chip manufacturer.
It's a bit unclear whether there are enough large horses to make ARM servers commonplace in the data center today. If Samsung entered the market either to manufacture processors or launch systems, the game would change.
AMD wants to be more than just an alternative to Intel. It wants to lead ARM's gains in the data center as 2014 shapes up to be a pilot year for hyperscale servers.
China's Tianhe-2 or MilkyWay-2 supercomputer surpassed the power of the US Titan to take over the top spot on Top500.org's semi-annual list. Here are the top 10.
HP trumpets that Workday is a cloud customer. That statement, however, doesn't mean that Workday bolted from AWS. The reality is that IT buyers will arbitrage public cloud providers without much brand loyalty.
When a Colorado school district's 100-desktop VDI pilot program crushed a HP P6300 Enterprise Virtual Array, the CIO looked to another supplier to support the back end storage area network. Here is the decision-maker's reasoning for the move.
It takes a major bureaucracy to lose track of where their data processing reside
The social networking giant's first EU datacenter in Sweden runs of 100 percent renewable energy, and will help process the site's global traffic — not just European residents.
HP delivers its next phase of OpenStack architecture and adds public cloud services that gets it more in the ballpark with incumbent providers.
A sudden shower inside Facebook’s first datacenter highlights the issue.
Windows Server and System Center are now developed together. What does that mean for your data center — and for your job?
HP has made a big announcement around a broader vision for businesses to help them gain actionable intelligence from literally a universe of potential sources and data types.
HP's Project HAVEn rationalizes HP's portfolio while giving businesses a path to total data analysis
HP's new data analytics platform, announced today in Las Vegas, is designed to help organizations overcome the roadblocks to big data success and reap the rewards of data analysis.
Solid state drives are designed to access data quickly and vendors are arguing that Flash has reached the point where it's cost effective compared to traditional drives.
The move comes as multiple storage players are pushing Flash storage and solid state systems to manage so-called hot data for analytics.