Green Data Center
News and advice and techniques on manging green data centers and their components.
Wed, March 05, 2014 - Plenty of people have engineering degrees but not many have one specific to data centers. A university in Dallas is offering what it says will be a first-of-its-kind graduate degree in data center engineering.
Fri, January 24, 2014 - Hewlett-Packard wants to help organizations save money by helping them manage their data centers
Wed, November 20, 2013 - The Uptime Institute says some data centers are getting creative with their reliability claims
Wed, November 13, 2013 - The environmental group says some firms may even be the vanguard for renewable energy use
Thu, November 07, 2013 - Security concerns are driving many small businesses to set up on-premises server rooms in lieu of cloud services. If you're one of those companies, follow these pointers and you'll get everything set up the right way the first time.
Mon, October 21, 2013 - As these companies have discovered, when IT projects focus on operational efficiency, sustainability benefits usually follow.
Mon, September 30, 2013 - Intel partnered with TSO Logic to widen the availability of its data center management software
Fri, September 20, 2013 - Facebook revealed that it tried using potatoes in its servers to make them more environmentally friendly at a briefing in London.
Wed, September 18, 2013 - Upgrading your business' computers and mobile devices is essential for staying productive and keeping your data secure. But when you replace your hardware, what do you do with your castoffs? It's an important decision considering e-waste is a growing global environmental and health issue and current trashing bans for various types of electronics don't seem to be deterring anyone.
Thu, August 01, 2013 - Brill founded the Uptime Institute, invented the dual power supply for servers and was a spirited speaker at conferences
Mon, July 22, 2013 - The chip will be the first SOC from Intel based on the same microarchitecture as its Xeon processors
Mon, July 22, 2013 - From the first day that you plug in a new piece of IT hardware, the clock starts ticking toward the day when it will be pulled out of service.
Tue, July 16, 2013 - Romonet has introduced a new version of its SaaS-based data center performance and lifecycle management software to help data centre managers detect cash-burning technologies and get more computations for their watts.