Tag Archives: data center

The Information Management Crisis: Are You Ready?

Gartner predicts that one third of Fortune 100 companies will be facing an information management crisis by 2017 due to the large amounts of unmanaged data that has been acquired. Within the walls of these large corporations, data has been …read more

Posted

Help! I’m outgrowing my data center!

Guest author: Paul Miller, Senior Solution Architect, Data Centers Managing the day-to-day operations of an on-site data center is a lot of work, but when there is an issue, it can be daunting. While there is no “quick fix,” there are …read more

Posted

4 key considerations for the ideal data center

Guest author: Paul Miller, Senior Solution Architect, Data Centers The days of many current data centers are numbered. Companies are packing more technology into tighter spaces, growing demands aren’t being met and infrastructure requirements are taking a toll on budgets. A …read more

Posted

Will increasing storage density cause cloud growth to slow down?

Guest author: Bob Hankins What’s growing faster: Demand for cloud storage capacity, or storage density? Last year, market research firm IHS iSuppli estimated that cloud densities are growing at about 20% annually, much less than the demand for overall capacity, which …read more

Posted

Data centers and energy efficiency: Can they go together?

Guest author:  Bob Mobach, Practice Director, Data Centers Some recent studies estimate that data storage activities consume up to 5 percent of the world’s energy, on par with the total used by the airline industry. As big data continues to grow, …read more

Posted