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CommScope Simplifies the DCIM User Experience

July 8, 2015 No Comments »

It’s simple – data center infrastructure management (DCIM) software should make it easier for operators to improve the capacity, efficiency and availability of the data center. To help meet that goal, CommScope has released the latest version of its award-winning ... Read More »

Survey: Nearly a Third of BI Professionals Spend 50-90% of Their Time “Cleaning” Raw Data for Analytics

July 6, 2015 No Comments »

Xplenty, the big data integration platform that makes it easy to process more data more quickly, today announced the results of a new commissioned study aimed at understanding the challenges business intelligence professionals face in preparing raw data for analytics. ... Read More »

IHS: 3.7 Million Square Meters Under Contract in Multi-tenant Data Centers at End of 1Q15

July 2, 2015 No Comments »

With 10% growth over the same period last year, contracted floor space in multi-tenant data centers (MTDC) now totals 3.7 million square meters, with the biggest share of space found in London, Tokyo, the New York Metro area, and Virginia. ... Read More »

451 Research: Enterprises Increasing Investment in Data Center Facilities; Focus on Upgrades and Retrofits

June 30, 2015 No Comments »

451 Research’s Voice of the Enterprise (VotE): Datacenters Q2 2015 quarterly survey on data center trends indicates that, despite increased investment in cloud and colocation providers, 87% of data center operators surveyed from North America and Europe are maintaining or ... Read More »

As Colocation Market Consolidates, Who Are the Market Leaders?

June 29, 2015 2 Comments »

New Q1 data from Synergy Research Group shows the leaders in the worldwide colocation market, with Equinix generating the most colocation revenue and achieving a 9.5% market share. It is followed by Digital Realty, NTT, Verizon, CenturyLink, KDDI, Global Switch ... Read More »

Platfora Supercharges Big Data Discovery With Midyear Platform Updates

June 26, 2015 No Comments »

Platfora, the #1 Big Data Discovery platform built natively on Apache Hadoop and Spark, today announced Platfora 4.5, which offers more than a dozen new features that make it even easier for business users and data scientists to work together ... Read More »

Infinera Expands Cloud Xpress Family for High Capacity Data-Center Interconnect

June 24, 2015 1 Comment »

Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced the expansion of the Cloud Xpress family of metro Cloud platforms. This release adds a new Cloud Xpress platform with 100 gigabit Ethernet (GbE) client services in the same compact form factor along ... Read More »

IT Operational Budgets Jump, Reflecting Shift to Cloud

June 22, 2015 No Comments »

IT operational spending plans are rising in 2015 at the fastest rate since the Great Recession, but IT capital spending remains on hold and hiring is muted in what could signal a broad-based shift to cloud computing. “There is a ... Read More »

DatacenterDynamics Internet Event to Gather Leaders of Internet and Cloud Data Centers

June 18, 2015 No Comments »

DatacenterDynamics’ 17th annual event, DCD Internet, explores key data center and cloud infrastructure technologies that make possible the “new economy” drivers of global growth. DCD Internet features some of the Internet and data center’s leading brands including Google, Yahoo, Twitter, ... Read More »

ViaWest to Acquire AppliedTrust

June 12, 2015 No Comments »

ViaWest and AppliedTrust Engineering announced an agreement under which ViaWest will acquire a 100% interest in AppliedTrust. AppliedTrust is a leading provider of security, compliance, DevOps, and infrastructure consulting services to a wide range of enterprise and government clients. “ViaWest ... Read More »