Julian Kudritzki has more visibility than most into how the Uptime Institute's data center tier system is being used around the world, and according to him it's become a useful tool to help businesses find a reliable hosting provider for their applications.
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Cisco Systems launched its first containerized data center on Monday, coming late to the party but offering some unique management features that could help set it apart from other vendors.
IT services provider, Harbour IT, has launched its cloud computing service into the market based on FlexPod infrastructure.
Power supply vendor, Socomec, has expanded its Australian team.
IBM says it will support servers running Microsoft Windows on one of its mainframe platforms by the end of this year.
It has entered into a conditional agreement to acquire a vacant lot in Perth and expects to complete the purchase by July
IBM has been chosen to supply a high density cooling solution at the University of Melbourne’s new datacentre, Data Hall 2, which goes live late this year.
Polaris to open new $200 million Victorian facility
This week, a $12 billion maker of network connectors and panels will unveil a chipset to provide greater security and visibility in data center networks.
Datacentre builder, NextDC (ASX:NXT), has secured a new datacentre site situated in Macquarie Park, Northern Sydney.
Wyong-based Verb DC recently held a customer seminar detailing the intricacies of cloud computing and provided an insight into their datacentre technology. The event attracted about 30 attendees and it was co-hosted by Andor Systems and NewLease
The IT sector has to improve its datacentre efficiency measurement – if bringing escalating costs under control is a target, according to independent technology analyst, Ovum.
Facebook is sharing some of the secrets that help make its Prineville, Oregon, datacentre one of the world's most efficient.
Vocus Communications has acquired the assets of national dark fibre network operator, Digital River Networks Pty Ltd for $3.95 million.
Today's data center managers are struggling to juggle the business demands of a more competitive marketplace with budget limitations imposed by a soft economy. They seek ways to reduce opex (operating expenses), and one of the fastest growing -- and often biggest -- data center operation expenses is power, consumed largely by servers and coolers.
IBM plans to release the next version of its flagship Java application server, Websphere 8, on June 17, according to documents posted to IBM's website this week.
Recently resigned Westcon Group local managing director, Leigh Howard, has reflected on his 14 years in the distribution industry saying it was time to move on.
Distributor sets to reach $1 billion target
IT services provider, Datacom has been selected as one of five initial panel providers for Federal Government datacentre work.
Virtualisation vendor, VMware, is providing partners with access to specialist architects to help build their services practice.
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