EEC clients that run efficient, reliable data centers tend to have one thing in common: Management buy-in.
Tags: Efficiency, Datacenter, data center energy management, Best Practices, Koomey, Datacenter Dynamics
By: Guest Blogger, Steve Tyson, Director of Northeast Field Operations, EarthLink
Through the application of what I deem as four key best practices of infrastructure management, EEC helps us meet the challenges we face and enables us to better serve our customers.As a business quickly grows, it can become increasingly difficult to maintain order, while trying to meet one’s business goals. EarthLink’s core model is driven by its dedication and goal to deliver and care for its individual customers. With multiple sites and different types of infrastructure equipment from different vendors, it is a challenge to ensure that our facilities are well-maintained as we progress forward to achieve our goals.
Tags: Best Practices, maintenance, Point of Presence, critical infrastructure, EarthLink, service
Originally posted on Data Center Post On September 12, 2014
Tags: Data Center, data center energy management, mission critical, Best Practices, Vision, Data Center Trends, history, EEC
Originally posted on Data Center Post On August 28, 2014
Tags: Data Center Maintenance, data center design, construction, Best Practices
Originally posted by Data Center Post, Tuesday August 5, 2014
Tags: Data Center, Planning, Operations, Design, construction, Best Practices, Data Center Trends
Here are some best practices for data center security:
Tags: Data Center, Security, Best Practices
Change management (also known as configuration management), in reference to technological installations, upgrades, patching, and migrations (such as a physical server to a virtual machine) isn’t always safe or easy.
Factors to consider when evaluating a data center may include:
Tags: Data Center, Best Practices, Evaluating, Using