Ask.com Discusses Dell and Cloud Computing
June 12th, 2008 By: Rich Miller
We’ve heard plenty about the operations and infrastructure of the three largest players in the search game – Google, Microsoft and Yahoo. But what about Ask.com? In this video, Ask.com senior vice president of operations Mark Stockford discusses the company’s collaboration with Dell Cloud Computing Systems (DCS) on designing its infrastructure. Stockford says Dell equipment has helped Ask.com
reduce its power consumption by 20 percent, and talks about some steps to save time for Ask.com data center staff.