External Data Center News

The latest industry news from external feeds


Tuesday, August 4th


Tue, 8/4/15 @ 11:29 - From Data Center Knowledge

VMware is building out an ecosystem of service providers to tag team enterprise hybrid cloud needs. Read More

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Tue, 8/4/15 @ 10:30 - From Data Center Knowledge

The new data center doubles Linode’s capacity in Europe, which previously all came from its London location Read More

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Tue, 8/4/15 @ 10:53 - From Data Center Knowledge

Software Defined Networking and Network Function Virtualization are converging, and the OpenDaylight community looks to define the standards behind the movement Read More

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Tue, 8/4/15 @ 09:57 - From Data Center Knowledge

This is the first product to come out of Segate's recently formed strategic alliance with Micron Read More

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Tue, 8/4/15 @ 09:43 - From Data Center Knowledge

Latest ConvergedSystem offers more options for CPU core count and storage capacity Read More

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Tue, 8/4/15 @ 08:30 - From Data Center Knowledge

Drought and lack of energy are forcing companies to look at ideal locations for data centers such as Iceland, Sweden, Norway and Finland. Read More

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Tue, 8/4/15 @ 05:00 - From Data Center Knowledge

SaaS giant rethinking infrastructure strategy, from servers to IT automation software Read More

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Monday, August 3rd


Mon, 8/3/15 @ 21:01 - From Data Center Knowledge

Launches subsidiary Console as pure-play SaaS company for global interconnection Read More

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Mon, 8/3/15 @ 19:46 - From ZDNet

Property Maintenance Tracker (PMT) collects and tracks property maintenance data and calculates when subsequent maintenance is due....

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Mon, 8/3/15 @ 12:20 - From Data Center Knowledge

Apache Mesos is used for large cluster management and is an important tool in enabling automated and distributed systems Read More

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Mon, 8/3/15 @ 11:24 - From Data Center Knowledge

Facility to use renewable energy from Norway; provider eyeing Tier IV certification Read More

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Mon, 8/3/15 @ 08:11 - From ZDNet

You may not have decided to fully decommission all of your server rooms yet. But asset capitalization and operational expenses will eventually lead enterprise CxOs down that path.

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Sunday, August 2nd


Sun, 8/2/15 @ 22:00 - From Information Technology Strategic Thinking

Several IT executives and CIOs (former and current) turned a Twitter conversation about the ‘platform economy’ into a candid conversation about the core issues facing IT. Is IT facing such a dire downward spiral? And if so, is it too … Continue reading →

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Saturday, August 1st


Sat, 8/1/15 @ 14:30 - From Data Center Knowledge

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Friday, July 31st


Fri, 7/31/15 @ 15:17 - From Data Center Knowledge

Executive order establishes HPC initiative with a goal go reach exascale computing in the next decade Read More

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Fri, 7/31/15 @ 14:57 - From Data Center Knowledge

NSA contracts with state highway patrol to maintain "perimeter presence" at controversial Bluffdale facility Read More

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Fri, 7/31/15 @ 12:42 - From Data Center Knowledge

If Ditlev Bredahl was to start a hosting company today, he would not want to own his infrastructure Read More

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Fri, 7/31/15 @ 10:32 - From Data Center Knowledge

Kip and Gary invested in some wind power… Read More

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Fri, 7/31/15 @ 10:38 - From Data Center Knowledge

RF Code unveils a new data center asset management framework and Device42 releases 7.2.0 of its DCIM software with localized language support. Read More

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Fri, 7/31/15 @ 05:39 - From ZDNet

- SkyWidgets now supports Apple Watch!Get realtime information about your current location and movement. SkyWidgets makes it easy to...

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Fri, 7/31/15 @ 05:00 - From Data Center Knowledge

Doubling down on retail colo means competing more directly with Equinix, one of Digital’s biggest customers Read More

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Thursday, July 30th


Thu, 7/30/15 @ 15:25 - From Data Center Knowledge

Will report to Dean Nelson after 20 years in AT&T’s massive data center org Read More

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Thu, 7/30/15 @ 15:44 - From Data Center Knowledge

Hosted on dedicated servers, offering aimed at providing greater control and security than multi-tenant clouds Read More

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Thu, 7/30/15 @ 14:22 - From Data Center Knowledge

Smaller facility operators can increase IT density without actually increasing energy costs Read More

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Thu, 7/30/15 @ 13:27 - From ZDNet

Find It, Drink It, Review It!-Over 4,000 breweries from all over the world, and growing all the time-Search breweries and beers by...

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Thu, 7/30/15 @ 01:11 - From ZDNet

PROBAND enables genetic counselors, geneticists, and researchers to effortlessly create family pedigrees on the iPad. Designed for...

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Thu, 7/30/15 @ 01:40 - From ZDNet

Chinese internet giant says the investment will be used to expand its global presence, including new data centers in Singapore and Japan, as well as boost its partner network and cloud capabilities.

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Wednesday, July 29th


Wed, 7/29/15 @ 14:30 - From ZDNet

Mater Health Services has been able to reduce configuration time from two days to two hours with the implementation on its Nutanix converged infrastructure.

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Wed, 7/29/15 @ 13:54 - From ZDNet

Western Digital was hit by a PC slowdown; Equinix's sales surged, but earnings missed and Ruckus delivered a solid quarter across the board.

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Tuesday, July 28th


Tue, 7/28/15 @ 08:53 - From ZDNet

Expects 40G to fall by the wayside, and hardware optimized switching to replace vSwitch in cloud data centers.

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Monday, July 27th


Mon, 7/27/15 @ 11:22 - From ZDNet

Long term commitments spur growth in alternative energy production.

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Saturday, July 25th


Sat, 7/25/15 @ 14:30 - From Data Center Knowledge

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Friday, July 24th


Fri, 7/24/15 @ 23:20 - From ZDNet

With FREE* Mobile Banking from Foothills Credit Union you get banking on the go, 24/7! From the convenience of your mobile devices...

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Fri, 7/24/15 @ 23:46 - From ZDNet

With the Bank Midwest iPad app, now you can take your bank with you wherever you go. The Bankmw Mobile for iPad is a fast, free and...

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Fri, 7/24/15 @ 23:52 - From ZDNet

With the Community Banks of Colorado iPad app, now you can take your bank with you wherever you go. The Cobnks Mobile for iPad is a...

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Fri, 7/24/15 @ 16:36 - From ZDNet

The supporting infrastructure will support the fiber optic cable project

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Fri, 7/24/15 @ 12:06 - From Data Center Knowledge

How to negotiate with your data center provider from a position of strength? Read More

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Fri, 7/24/15 @ 11:16 - From Data Center Knowledge

With skyrocketing real estate prices, land in the Valley is a much bigger factor for data center builds than elsewhere Read More

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Fri, 7/24/15 @ 11:40 - From Data Center Knowledge

Teams up with Perpetual Storage on super-secure data storage services Read More

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Fri, 7/24/15 @ 11:51 - From Data Center Knowledge

Law requires ISPs to install black boxes to analyze users’ metadata, alert authorities of possible terrorist activity Read More

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Fri, 7/24/15 @ 09:28 - From Data Center Knowledge

New releases out, ITSM and JIRA integrations, emerging-vendor recognition Read More

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Fri, 7/24/15 @ 09:49 - From Data Center Knowledge

Mainstream Read-Intensive solid state drive solutions priced as low as $1.66 per gigabyte Read More

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Fri, 7/24/15 @ 08:00 - From Data Center Knowledge

Sometimes white boarding can become a little crazy…. Read More

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Fri, 7/24/15 @ 05:00 - From Data Center Knowledge

Convergence between the two is on the rise, some experts saying DCIM will become a subset of ITSM software category Read More

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Thursday, July 23rd


Thu, 7/23/15 @ 16:15 - From Data Center Knowledge

Addition expected to give Microsoft customers easy way to set up and deploy security for cloud workloads Read More

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Saturday, July 18th


Sat, 7/18/15 @ 21:16 - From ZDNet

EZ FORMS is an Enterprise Productivity solution that gives you the ability to collect operational process data across both mobile devices...

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Sat, 7/18/15 @ 21:34 - From ZDNet

TapCase lets you create app prototypes from hand-drawn sketches and screen mockups. Create interactive elements by adding hotspots,...

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Sat, 7/18/15 @ 18:38 - From ZDNet

Tipbit combines email, calendaring, contacts and relevant social information on the people important to you, making life on the go...

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Sat, 7/18/15 @ 14:30 - From Data Center Knowledge

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Friday, July 17th


Fri, 7/17/15 @ 11:55 - From Data Center Knowledge

CH2 second facility to employ provider’s cutting-edge energy efficient design Read More

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