The 21st Century Data Center

More than ever, data centers run the world, but many of them need a 21st century reboot. Today’s data centers have to be more efficient, redundant, and flexible than ever. We examine when and how to best run your own data center versus when to outsource to the cloud or a service provider, and when to take a hybrid approach.

What the ZDNet experts say...

Today's data centers are more critical than ever as the nerve centers of modern business. However, if their resources aren't managed diligently then the costs can easily spiral out of control.

Many data centers that exist today have been built with archaic design principles. Although these facilities were built to last for a decade or more, they're just not as efficient as they could be.

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