Disaster Recovery (DR)

0SHARESTweetLinkedin With hurricane season underway in the US, it is important to make sure you have a comprehensive disaster recovery (DR) plan in place to avoid outages. Climate change has made severe weather even more relentless, which can make it even more likely...

Data Center Trends in 2019: Software-Defined Networks (SDN)

0SHARESTweetLinkedin One of the trendiest topics for the last few years has been software-defined networking, or SDN for short. The technology allows for infrastructure to become “transformed” into a software-based system, which is an integral part of the software...

Data Center In 2019: An Aging Workforce?

0SHARESTweetLinkedin Last year, Uptime Institute released a survey about the data center industry, and some of the findings pointed to the fact that young people are not very interested in pursuing careers in the data center. The survey consisted of managers and...

Data Center Trends in 2019 – Liquid Cooling

0SHARESTweetLinkedin It’s no surprise that data centers use quite a bit of power to operate. In fact, they use about 3% of power generated on the planet, but what is surprising is that 40% of power consumption can be attributed to cooling methods. This metric is...

The Data Center in 2019: Next-Gen Security

0SHARESTweetLinkedin We wish we didn’t have to say it, but when will security NOT be an issue or a hot topic? Data centers must continue to address the critical issues around physical security as well as security of the IT workload. In 2019, there will be ongoing...