Video: Intel's Data Center Consolidation

Intel is launching an eight-year process of data center consolidation. In this eight minute video podcast, Intel’s Brently Davis and Travis Broughton discuss details of Intel’s plans for its data centers, the methodology behind its consolidation, and the benefits it hopes to realize from the project. Broughton also discusses virtualization’s role in data center consolidation.

For additional information, see our earlier coverage of Intel’s data center consolidation and the company’s interest in portable data centers.

About the Author

Rich Miller is the founder and editor at large of Data Center Knowledge, and has been reporting on the data center sector since 2000. He has tracked the growing impact of high-density computing on the power and cooling of data centers, and the resulting push for improved energy efficiency in these facilities.