News, analysis, blogs, advice and techniques on managing data centers and their components.
Wed, December 11, 2013 - A flaw in Nvidia Mental Ray software can be exploited to compromise server clusters used for 3D rendering, researchers from ReVuln said
Wed, December 11, 2013 - Dell's latest update to the Compellent Storage Center includes a novel approach to tiered SSDs, but it comes with caveats.
Tue, December 10, 2013 - The company also revamped its app for iPads and iPhones to take advantage of improvements in iOS 7
Tue, December 10, 2013 - Hewlett Packard has launched a number of new server and storage products that it believes will help organizations meet future data center demands by enabling them to simplify their systems and speed up deployments.
Tue, December 10, 2013 - In today's business environment, companies are expected to grow quickly. This means their data centers must grow quickly, too. These four technological advances will help firms scale up -- and down, when necessary -- so growth doesn't turn into a bad thing.
Mon, December 09, 2013 - Gartner predicts that over the next five years the data center will be defined less by geography and more by flexibility and efficiency.
Sat, December 07, 2013 - Microsoft Windows Azure has launched a challenge for businesses and individuals to find new prime numbers.
Sat, December 07, 2013 - Project will develop tools to help operators evaluate the costs of building data centers powered by renewable energy.
Fri, December 06, 2013 - Researchers at IBM's Zurich facility have developed software to use cloud storage services as a backup
Fri, December 06, 2013 - Telstra in Australia will start selling its service soon and a launch in Japan is planned for next year
Fri, December 06, 2013 - IT managers want to cut the number of servers they manage, or at least slow the growth, and they may be succeeding, according to new data.
Wed, December 04, 2013 - Once heavily reliant on the Chinese market, Lenovo is now looking to make acquisitions as it tries to expand its growing enterprise business to other countries.
Wed, December 04, 2013 - Hewlett-Packard took back its server crown from IBM last quarter as the overall market contracted and Taiwanese vendors made big gains selling directly to Internet giants like Google and Facebook, IDC reported Wednesday.
Wed, December 04, 2013 - First place U.S. still has IT market 3x size of China, though the latter is seeing far more rapid growth, IDC says.