11 Tips for Better IT Writing Greenpeace Nitpicks Data Center Companies Will Machines Displace Humans From the Workforce? Who Benefits From Subscription Software?

11 Tips for Better IT Writing

“Excellent written communication skills” is a staple of IT job ads (and many other industries), but few employers seem to insist on this particular point, ...

Greenpeace Nitpicks Data Center Companies

Like so many aspects of industry, energy consumption is an increasingly politicized part of doing business—particularly in the case of data center operation and other ...

Will Machines Displace Humans From the Workforce?

It’s a perennial worry: will machines (whether hardware or software) take all the jobs, leaving no work for human hands? As technology proves capable of ...

Who Benefits From Subscription Software?

For every software-licensing model there is a hypothetical user who will benefit by paying less in the long term. When Adobe changed from outright software ...

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Software-Defined Networking Shakes Up Converged IT

May 26th, 2015

The rise of technology trends such as big data and BYOD (bring your own device) are causing a seismic shift in the way data centers are managed today owing to the massive amounts of data they drive. To handle this increasing amount of data, IT managers are turning to software-defined networking (SDN), a new approach to designing, building and managing virtualized networks that separates the network’s control from the physical hardware. SDN is viewed as a[...]

11 Tips for Better IT Writing

May 21st, 2015

“Excellent written communication skills” is a staple of IT job ads (and many other industries), but few employers seem to insist on this particular point, judging from the average written work. According to the Houston Chronicle, “When employers specify that excellent written communication skills are an essential qualification, they are looking for candidates who can demonstrate their ability to write clearly, succinctly and in a manner that appeals to a wide audience.” Often, just a few cha[...]

The Evolving Endpoint-Management Paradigm

May 20th, 2015

As devices become “smarter” and the number and variety of endpoints (such as mobile devices, laptops, ATMs and so on) increases, IT is facing a substantial undertaking: the task of incorporating these devices into their fold and providing life-cycle management. Over the past several years, companies have been running pilots with various enterprise mobility-management (EMM) solutions in search of the right fit to meet their growing mobility needs. The problem that IT now faces is that the[...]

Greenpeace Nitpicks Data Center Companies

May 19th, 2015

Like so many aspects of industry, energy consumption is an increasingly politicized part of doing business—particularly in the case of data center operation and other IT functions. A recent Greenpeace report rags on a number of big names in the data center space, assigning each a series of “grades” on their energy policies. But although the environmental group has at least some laudable goals, it ignores the bigger energy picture. Apple > Google > Microsoft > Amazo[...]

Eight Steps for a Successful Data Migration

May 18th, 2015

Why are migrations such a headache for IT departments? When they are not thoroughly planned and carefully executed, a migration can result in potential downtime and revenue loss. Knowing this fact, are the risks worth the reward? According to IDC, only 60% of migrations are completed on time. One of the biggest reasons for migration delays is the hosting provider failing to conduct a detailed analysis of a client’s existing infrastructure to understand the nuances and d[...]


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Simplifying Infrastructures: Rules for Success in the Data Center

May 1st, 2015

    As the data center market continues to grow, the trend to improve efficiency, increase reliability, decrease the footprint for critical infrastructure, and reduce capital costs continues to be a focus for data center engineers. In years past, many of these goals were compromised to achieve others. As reliability increased, so..more...


Press Releases

EIA Launches Redesigned International Energy Portal

May 20th, 2015

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) has launched a redesigned International Energy Portal to improve  access to international energy data and trends in global energy markets. You can view the ..more...

Veeam Successfully Challenges Symantec’s Patent Claims at USPTO

May 14th, 2015

Veeam Software, the innovative provider of solutions that deliver Availability for the Modern Data Center, today announced that the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO) Patent Trial and Appeal Board..more...

Schneider Electric Unveils Industry’s Most Compact Arc-Resistant Switchgear

May 11th, 2015

Schneider Electric, a global specialist in energy management, today announced the launch of its HVL/cb Metal-Enclosed Vacuum Circuit Breaker Switchgear. The HVL/cb switchgear features the unique combination of the industry’s s..more...


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