Right-Sizing Data Center Resources

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One of the perennial problems of data centers is monitoring server utilization to ensure right-sizing of resources. To download a free ebook on Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM), click here , or visit Nlyte's web site. Charles Hall.

Should Data Centers Think?

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As cloud computing becomes the information technology mainstream, data center technology is accelerating at a breakneck speed. SNAP is a powerful open data center telemetry framework. It can be used to easily collect, process, and publish telemetry data at scale.

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Here’s How Much Energy All US Data Centers Consume

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Second study of its kind in history shows overall growth in data center energy use has flattened Read More. Blades Colocation Cooling Data Center Design Data Center Strategies Energy Efficiency Guide Enterprise Featured Government Infrastructure Power Regulation

Microsoft Moves Away from Data Center Containers

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Cloud Computing Data Center Design Data Center Strategies Featured Microsoft Modular Data Centers SaaSFinds ITPACS aren’t the best way to scale its cloud globally Read More.

DataBank Continues Buying Spree, Acquires Stream’s Dallas Data Center

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Facility becomes its largest data center in the red-hot Dallas data center market Read More. Databank Deals North America Vantage Data Centers

Microsoft: Bigger Underwater Data Center in the Works

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Cloud Computing Cooling Data Center Design Data Center Strategies Green Data Centers Microsoft PowerEncouraged by initial Project Natick results, team prepares to go bigger and deeper Read More.

MIT, UMass Scientists to Study Solar-Powered Data Centers

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Researchers launch test bed data center to investigate cutting-edge green computing tech Read More. Cooling Data Center Design Green Data Centers HPC Power

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Uptime: Colocation Firms are Building Fewer Data Centers

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Colocation Data Center Design Data Center Strategies Enterprise FeaturedThe trend toward building fewer but larger facilities continues Read More.

Go on a Virtual 360-Degree Google Data Center Tour

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A rare look inside one of the world’s largest and most sophisticated data center Read More. Cloud Computing Data Center Design Data Center Videos Google

Most Data Center Outages aren’t Caused by Tech Failure

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Many critical industries invest a lot of time and resources in developing processes; the data center industry. Data Center World Uptimenot so much. Read More.

Facebook Thought to Be Behind New Ohio Data Center

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According to the Columbus Dispatch, Facebook is behind a planned $750 million data center to be located in New Albany, Ohio. Facebook data centerThe newspaper cites “sources familiar with the plans,” who have indicated the social network giant will formally announce plans for the project next week.

Take a Look inside a LinkedIn Data Center (Video)

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Social network shows off its Northern Virginia data center to IDCA Read More. Data Center Videos LinkedIn

The Right Questions to Ask About Data Center Strategy

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Data center customers often don’t ask some of the most important questions. Data Center World Featured How to Here's what they are. Read More.

Edge Data Centers in the Self-Driving-Car Future

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The Data Center Podcast featuring Florian Liebert, co-founder and CEO of Mesosphere Read More. Design Edge Computing Featured Internet of Things The Data Center Podcast

LinkedIn Adopting the Hyperscale Data Center Way

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Blades Data Center Design Data Center Strategies Featured LinkedIn Networking OregonSocial network’s infrastructure team rethinks its strategy so it can scale better Read More.

SmartCube Gains Modular Data Center Patent

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Data Center Design Modular Data Centers Cooling design and IT accessibility address containers’ staff discomfort issues Read More.

Telco Central Offices Get Second Life as Cloud Data Centers

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As telcos virtualize their networks, their switching facilities will look more and more like web-scale data centers Read More. Blades Cloud Computing Connectivity Data Center Design Data Center Strategies Featured Mobility Networking Open Compute Technology Virtualization

How to Reuse Waste Heat from Data Centers Intelligently

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Cooling Data Center Design Featured Green Data CentersThere are two big problems with reusing server exhaust heat, but there are also good solutions to both of them Read More.

Google Data Center FAQ

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Everything you ever wanted to know (and didn't) about Google data centers but were afraid to ask Read More. faq Google

Cloud Underwater? Microsoft Tests Submarine Data Center

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Project Natick may lay groundwork for seawater-cooled, tidal energy-powered cloud data centers Read More. Cloud Computing Data Center Design Data Center Strategies Infrastructure Microsoft Site Selection

IoT Could Drive Micro Data Centers for Telcos

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AFCOM Data Center World Internet of Things Schneider Electric Carsten Baumann internet of things micro data centers telcoWireless connections between sensors and hubs, one Schneider Electric ops manager believes, could attract Verizon and AT&T. Read More.

Finding the Sweet Spot for Your Data Center

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Data Center Strategies Data Center World Modular Data CentersWhich scenario is right for your company? Whatever makes the most sense for the business, Read More.

Microsoft Wants to Patent an Underwater Data Center Reef

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Data Center Design MicrosoftPatent application describes ways to make the cloud an attractive home for marine life Read More.

How Cloud Has Changed the Data Center Architect

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The data center architect supports some of the most critical business functions of an organization. Cloud Computing Data Center Design cloud data center Here''s how the role has evolved with the advent of cloud. Read More.

Everything You Wanted to Know About Facebook Data Centers

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Here's our newly updated Facebook Data Center FAQ Read More. Data Center Design Data Center Strategies Facebook Featured

This Hacker Can Talk His Way inside a Data Center

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Data Center World Featured SecurityThe human factor in cybersecurity is every hacker’s favorite exploit Read More.

World Bank and GSA Discuss Data Center Optimization and Consolidation 9 June

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Learn best practices and lessons learned on data center optimization and consolidation from leaders who have proven past performance in this domain. Join Frank Butler of The World Bank and Dan Pomeroy of the GSA on 9 June at the Tower Club in Tysons Corner for a discussion of how they and their teams optimized and consolidated their data centers, resulting in increased efficiency and lower costs. Nlyte: For Data Center Infrastructure Management (ctovision.com).

Ten Most Connected Data Centers

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Australian internet entrepreneur's new directory aims to rank the world's data centers Read More. Colocation Connectivity

Switch Launches Its Pyramid-Shaped Data Center in Michigan

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Colocation Data Center Design Switch SuperNAPsSticks to its signature bold design approach, using dramatic lighting, Focault pendulum in the lobby. Read More.

Nlyte: For Data Center Infrastructure Management

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The modern data center is key to so many enterprise missions. Well run data centers make direct contributions to mission. Nlyte’s proven platform is used in the data centers of some of the largest and most valued companies in the world. Research Team.

How Reno Became a Data Center Hub: a Timeline

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Nevada’s second gambling capital is growing as a cloud nerve center Read More. Data Center Strategies Featured Site Selection

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CenturyLink Data Center VP Joins RagingWire as COO

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Joel Stone to oversee data center engineering, construction, operations Read More. Colocation RagingWire Data Centers Staffing

Can EdgeConneX Disrupt Incumbent Data Center Providers?

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The edge data center provider is more than just another niche player and is already a much larger enterprise than probably most investors realize. Colocation Data Center Strategies EdgeConneX Featured Investing