Data Center Dynamics and the Intelligent Foundation

Server roomWe were in the Big Apple as a Silver sponsor at the 12th Annual DatacenterDynamics conference and expo, the largest peer-led gathering of its kind in the world.  More than 1,000 data center professionals gathered at the Marriott Marquis hotel in Times Square, sharing information, and gaining insights from industry experts and peers who discussed how they achieved optimal results with their data center initiatives by applying best practices and using new technologies. Continue reading

Is Cloud Computing “Hype?” No…. and Here’s Proof

Data center managerIf you had any doubts, any doubts at all, about how cloud computing has moved well past the “hype” stage, a recent headline from IBM ought to dispel any skepticism:  the company said it will spend at least $1.2 billion to expand its cloud computing services, opening 15 new data centers in places like Hong Kong, India, Japan and Mexico City to reach more clients.  IBM shares jumped one percent in response to the news, meaning usually cautious investors liked what they read. Continue reading