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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For construction of its datacenters, Facebook's pre-built approach combines modular and pre-assembled construction ideas.
When in Sweden, Facebook is evidently doing as the Swedish do.
Datacenter Dynamics upcoming Converged conference focuses on datacenter initiatives using the latest research data.
The ODCA updates to revision 2.0 in its quest to deliver on customer-sourced usage models.
Is it time for datacenters to demand specialized degrees?
Cloud infrastructure market leader Amazon Web Services upgrades its tools so that Windows Server 2012 virtual-machine images can move between on-premise systems and EC2.
Even though it may be the wrong tool for the job, the years of development behind the relational database ensure its popularity — for the moment, says MongoDB's Max Schireson.
Revenue for NextDC has increased sixfold as the company spent AU$72 million fitting out its datacentre assets.
While the NSA datacenter and its activities are in the national spotlight, local authority remains divided on how to treat it.
OpenText has announced the opening of a local datacentre to eliminate any enterprise concerns over data sovereignty.
IBM looks to provide effective delivery of HPC resources in a hybrid cloud environment
All regions saw vendor revenue decline in the fourth quarter except for Asia-Pacific which managed to eke out a tiny 0.6 percent improvement.
Taking the public Internet out of the cloud equation makes sense for Microsoft and Amazon.
Intel signs Australian Hadoop partner as increasing demand for better, faster analytics whets appetite for ever more "grunty and powerful" CPUs.