Analyzing Big Data and Data Centers

Posted by Dasha Bushmakin on Dec 30, 2013

Today’s data center supports more critical, interdependent devices and IT systems. Gaining control of the infrastructure environment leads to an optimized data center that improves system availability and energy efficiency. DCIM platforms provide data center managers with real-time, contextual, prioritized information that bridges the physical (equipment) and IT (applications) layers of the data center infrastructure.

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It’s That Time of Year: How to Prepare Your Data Center for 2014

Posted by Dasha Bushmakin on Dec 27, 2013

Here are a few strategies to consider as you are preparing your data center for 2014:

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Study Predicts Strong SMB Data Center Spending In 2014, But VARs Say It Could Skyrocket

Posted by Dasha Bushmakin on Dec 26, 2013

There is a rapidly growing demand for infrastructure and facilities. Worldwide spending on data center services by small and medium businesses is expected to grow by 18.39% in the coming year.

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Tags: Data Center, 2014, Study, Prediction, SMB, Spending, VARs

Reasons Not to Cut Disaster Recovery from Your Budget

Posted by Dasha Bushmakin on Dec 25, 2013

Here are a few reasons not to cut disaster recovery from your budget:

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Confused by Data Center Tier Standards?

Posted by Dasha Bushmakin on Dec 24, 2013

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Data Center Consolidation Projects in 2014

Posted by Dasha Bushmakin on Dec 20, 2013

According to TechTarget's IT priorities survey with 4,151 respondents:

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Need a Data Center? What to Look For

Posted by Dasha Bushmakin on Dec 19, 2013

Here are just few factors to think about when you are shopping for your next data center:

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The Year in Downtime: The Top 10 Outages of 2013

Posted by Dasha Bushmakin on Dec 18, 2013

Here are the top ones featured in Data Center Knowledge:

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What is a PDU in an intelligent, energy-aware data center?

Posted by Dasha Bushmakin on Dec 17, 2013

Today's PDUs provide data about:

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Data Center Changes in 2014

Posted by Dasha Bushmakin on Dec 6, 2013

Here are the top fundamental changes in 2014:

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Gartner Outlines Eight Critical Forces to Shape Data Center Strategy

Posted by Dasha Bushmakin on Dec 4, 2013

Here are a few critical forces as outlined by Gartner:

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Tags: Data Center, Gartner, Critical Forces, Shape, Strategy