Posted By Rich Miller On October 25, 2007 @ 3:22 pm In Consolidation | Comments Disabled
Andrew Schmitt from Nyquist Capital has posted some notes and observations from the LightReading Ethernet Conference on Oct. 15-17. This includes a summary of the keynote from Level 3 (LVLT) senior VP Jeff Tench on trends in their Gigabit Ethernet business.
Andrew shares a number of interesting data points from the presentation. Here are a few highlights:
When a data center consolidation reduces the number of facilities, it concentrates more bandwidth-apps in a single location. For companies consolidating a network of data centers, a consolidation also can extend the geographic distance between data centers and create lag issues (as reported by the Defense Contract Management Agency ). That’s where the bigger pipes come in handy. Read more at Nyquist Capital .
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 notes and observations : http://www.nyquistcapital.com/2007/10/25/lightreading-ethernet-conference-notes/
 Defense Contract Management Agency: http://www.datacenterknowledge.com/archives/2007/Oct/16/data_center_consolidation_for_defense_unit.html
 Rich Miller: http://www.datacenterknowledge.com/archives/author/richm/
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