News and tips for optimizing servers and components in the enterprise
Tue, February 25, 2014 - Hollywood isn't afraid to bend the truth to tell a tale. The data centers depicted in five popular movies prove this point -- as do the ways characters get into them and steal data from them.
Tue, February 18, 2014 - Intel's Xeon E7 v2 chips will go into servers with up to 32 sockets
Wed, February 12, 2014 - Hewlett-Packard said security and safety updates will be provided to all its server users, after a controversy surrounding the company's decision to restrict access to firmware updates to server customers on warranty or covered by a support agreement.
Mon, February 10, 2014 - PC owners probably don't give firmware updates much thought and rarely, if ever, seek them out directly. Enthusiasts and small businesses running low-end servers, on the other hand, have a keener interest in firmware since sometimes skipping an update can be fatal for their investment.
Mon, February 10, 2014 - When it comes to data center servers, the goal is to pack the most power into the smallest, most efficient package. HP has leapfrogged past traditional blade servers with its new Moonshot line that delivers high density and low power in a space-saving "cartridge-based" chassis.
Wed, February 05, 2014 - There's significant pent-up demand in the U.S. and Europe for infrastructure upgrades, capacity and bandwidth investments, according to IDC
Tue, February 04, 2014 - He has been appointed as acting lead of cloud and enterprise, Microsoft said
Thu, January 30, 2014 - The app store was first set up to support users of netbook computers
Tue, January 28, 2014 - Businesses with large data centers stand to net big savings in capital, power, deployment and maintenance costs if they follow server blueprints being made public by Microsoft.
Tue, January 28, 2014 - Blu-ray fits the bill for infrequently accessed data, Facebook said
Tue, January 28, 2014 - Microsoft is contributing the designs of the cloud servers that run some of its services like Bing and Windows Azure to the Open Compute Project, in a bid to help standardize and reduce hardware costs.
Thu, January 23, 2014 - Lenovo Group's deal announced Thursday to buy IBM's x86 server business for $2.3 billion gives the Beijing company another tech segment where it can expand beyond PCs, smartphones, tablets and smart TVs.
Thu, January 23, 2014 - Lenovo expects the acquisition of IBM's low-end x86 server business to raise its profile in the enterprise market
Thu, January 23, 2014 - Cisco this week unveiled the second generation of its successful data center server system with versions that incorporate solid state flash memory designed to speed data access and cut power usage.