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The Data Center of the Future: Deciding Which IT Battles to Fight

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by Angela Guess Nick Nickolaisen recently wrote for SearchCIO, “Technology is ubiquitous and it is constantly changing. Because of that, IT leaders must become really good at deciding which technology battles they should fight. For a while, the really interesting technology innovations came from the non-infrastructure side of life with things like advanced analytics, mobile…

NaviSite Launches New Data Center on the West Coast

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by Angela Guess According to a new article out of the company, “NaviSite, Inc., a Time Warner Cable company, today announced the opening of a new state-of-the-art enterprise-class data center located in Santa Clara, California. The new data center will enable NaviSite to meet growing demands for its enterprise-class Cloud and Managed Services from existing…

An Argument for the Software-Defined Data Center

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by Angela Guess In a new report out of GigaOM Research, Ben Kepes writes, “The software-defined data center lets users control their data center resources with software instead of hardware. It does so by moving organizations from physical storage, networking, and compute to a programmatically accessible infrastructure that offers the flexibility and efficiency to tailor…

Device42 Data Center Infrastructure Management Solution Integrates With RF Code

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by Angela Guess A new article out of the company reports, “Device42, Inc., a leading global provider of Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM) software, today announced it has completed its software integration with RF Code, Inc. Integrating RF Code’s environmental monitoring capabilities provides Device42 customers with enhanced real-time insight and control of a broad range…

Medical Researchers Expect Big Breakthroughs from Big Data

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by Angela Guess David Chernicoff of ZDnet reports, “With a planned investment of $54 million, Penn State Hershey ceremonially broke ground for a new data center dedicated to making use of big data to enhance medical research and patient care potential. The 46,000 sq ft facility is expected to be online by April 2016.The secured,…

FUJIFILM Introduces New Data Archiving System, Dternity

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by Angela Guess A new article out of the company reports, “FUJIFILM Recording Media U.S.A., Inc., a subsidiary of FUJIFILM Corporation, the leading global manufacturer of data storage media, today announced the launch of Dternity, a new deep storage and archiving solution for organizations seeking to preserve and protect their critical data. Combining cost-effective data tape with seamless onsite and online content protection, Dternity‘s holistic approach to archiving is easy to use, reliable and scalable for future data growth. ‘Dternity gives customers a complete deep storage and archiving solution that…

Forsythe to Build First “Retail Plus” Data Center Colocation Facility in Chicago Area

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by Angela Guess According to a recent article out of the company, “Forsythe Technology, an IT infrastructure integrator, today announced its plans to design and build a state-of-the-art, 221,000-square-foot data center facility in Elk Grove Village, Ill. This new data center addresses the needs of enterprises that have been looking for the best of both the…

IBM Sets New Speed Record for Big Data Transfer

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by Angela Guess RTT News reports, “IBM announced a device capable of boosting transfer speeds for Big Data between clouds and data centres to four times faster than what current technology can do. At this speed, a 2-hour, 4K Ultra HD movie, or 40,000 songs could be downloaded in just a few seconds. This advancement in technology…