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5 Tips in Choosing a Cloud Service Provider

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Thinking of moving to the cloud to increase business and IT agility and minimize cost? You’re probably not alone. A recent study by Computerworld revealed that IT decision makers’ spending on cloud computing will increase by 42 percent, ranking only second next to spending on security technologies.

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Happy Partnership: an early Holiday Present. If you’ll notice, each phrase begins with HP

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Think of this as a kind of holiday gift. One that, if you are a data center administrator, you will be able to enjoy for years to come.

Admins like you are increasingly in the IT crosshairs: you have been charged with bringing the entire data center environment under one umbrella, and automating how it operates.  24/7 functionality is a given, of course; multiple sites must function as one, and you are expected to have every facet of the centers under control at any given point.

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Facebook, Rapid Deployment Data Center in Sweden

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A rendering of Facebook’s Luleå 2 Rapid Deployment Data Center (RDDC)

“Luleå 2” will be the pilot for Facebook’s new Rapid Deployment Data Center (RDDC), that incorporates a number of modular design elements, including pre-fabricated materials and on-site assembly, to enable an increase in the speed of deployment and reduction in material use.

It will be built next to Facebook’s first data center building in Luleå, which came online in June 2013. Like its predecessor, Luleå 2 will be one of the most efficient and sustainable data centers in the world, powered by 100 percent renewable energy and featuring the latest in Open Compute Project server, storage, mechanical and electrical designs.

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When Should You Consider Building a New Data Center? Case Study: Paragon Internet Group

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IT departments today are all about speed – adding more applications in order to satisfy voracious global appetites for contact less payments, mobile, social media, streaming video and other resource-intensive applications. These applications must be available, regardless of their impact on critical infrastructure performance. If growth is stretching your resources, you must take action to ensure 100% availability. But because IT organizations are pressured to lower costs, you have to build an unassailable business case when deciding how to expand.

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cloud-service-provider

5 Tips in Choosing a Cloud Service Provider

cloud-service-provider

Thinking of moving to the cloud to increase business and IT agility and minimize cost? You’re probably not alone. A recent study by Computerworld revealed that IT decision makers’ spending on cloud computing will increase by 42 percent, ranking only second next to spending on security technologies.

READ MORE >

DCenter

Happy Partnership: an early Holiday Present. If you’ll notice, each phrase begins with HP

DCenter

Think of this as a kind of holiday gift. One that, if you are a data center administrator, you will be able to enjoy for years to come.

Admins like you are increasingly in the IT crosshairs: you have been charged with bringing the entire data center environment under one umbrella, and automating how it operates.  24/7 functionality is a given, of course; multiple sites must function as one, and you are expected to have every facet of the centers under control at any given point.

READ MORE >

Lulea2-data-center-1024x576

Facebook, Rapid Deployment Data Center in Sweden

Lulea2-data-center-1024x576
A rendering of Facebook’s Luleå 2 Rapid Deployment Data Center (RDDC)

“Luleå 2” will be the pilot for Facebook’s new Rapid Deployment Data Center (RDDC), that incorporates a number of modular design elements, including pre-fabricated materials and on-site assembly, to enable an increase in the speed of deployment and reduction in material use.

It will be built next to Facebook’s first data center building in Luleå, which came online in June 2013. Like its predecessor, Luleå 2 will be one of the most efficient and sustainable data centers in the world, powered by 100 percent renewable energy and featuring the latest in Open Compute Project server, storage, mechanical and electrical designs.

READ MORE >

man in a server room_MG_4163

When Should You Consider Building a New Data Center? Case Study: Paragon Internet Group

man in a server room_MG_4163

IT departments today are all about speed – adding more applications in order to satisfy voracious global appetites for contact less payments, mobile, social media, streaming video and other resource-intensive applications. These applications must be available, regardless of their impact on critical infrastructure performance. If growth is stretching your resources, you must take action to ensure 100% availability. But because IT organizations are pressured to lower costs, you have to build an unassailable business case when deciding how to expand.

READ MORE >