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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When in Sweden, Facebook is evidently doing as the Swedish do.
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The ODCA updates to revision 2.0 in its quest to deliver on customer-sourced usage models.
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