Design/Infrastructure

Modernizing Infrastructure: The Future of Data

  The modern business is built around automation. Virtualization and remote applications have afforded corporations unprecedented control of their operations, often allowing them to solve problems before they even occur. However, with the rise of IoT devices, that automation now…

Choosing the right DCIM solution

Every vendor believes in itself and knows that its solutions have some great merits. But as a service or solution user, how do you know what’s good, and what’s great, for your case? Source: DCD In the world of data…

Filings Reveal Planned Microsoft and Google Data Center Expansions

Microsoft and Google have both filed paperwork to expand existing data center campuses. Microsoft filed permits to add 72 Diesel generators at its Quincy, Washington campus, while Google filed paperwork under its Maguro entity to expand a Charleston, South Carolina…

Google Is Constructing A New Data Center In Singapore

Google has announced that it is building its third data center in Singapore. The search giant opened its first data center in the country back in 2011, and it constructed a second facility in 2015 to accommodate the rapid increase…

Spectra7 Launches Eco-Link Initiative to Lower Hyperscale Data Center Carbon Footprint

SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Spectra7 Microsystems Inc. (TSX:SEV) (“Spectra7” or the “Company”), a leading provider of high-performance analog semiconductor products for broadband connectivity markets, today launched its Eco-Link initiative aimed at reducing the carbon emissions in data centers. The Company believes…

SolarFlare Receives Strategic Investment To Tackle Next-Gen Data Centers

Ethernet product maker SolarFlare received a strategic investment, which it will use to develop new products targeting new markets. The company enables adoption of 10Gigabit in data center and enterprise networks, with products across silicon, firmware and software. The amount…

Facebook To Use New Liquid Cooling System in Data Centers

Facebook unveiled a new evaporative cooling system that uses water instead of air.  Developed with Nortek Air over the course of 2 years, The StatePoint Liquid Cooling (SPLC) system will be deployed in places where the environment makes direct cooling  unfeasible.…

Microservices Management: Securing Endpoints

The proliferation of microservices can create a sense of loss of control. Here’s what you can do to secure them. Microservices: You can hardly turn on the internet today without hearing about them or their BFF, containers. That’s because about…