Author Archives: Colleen Miller

About Colleen Miller

Colleen Miller is a journalist and social media specialist. She has more than two decades of writing and editing experience, with her most recent work dedicated to the online space. Colleen covers the data center industry, including topics such as modular, cloud and storage/big data.

The Green Grid and Climate Savers Will Merge

Improved energy efficiency practices could cut server room energy waste by at least 40 percent, saving businesses and organizations over $3 billion annually, says NRDC.

The Green Grid, a global consortium focused on improving energy efficiency in data centers, announced today that the Climate Savers Computing Initiative will merge with The Green Grid, moving its programs and membership into The Green Grid brand. Read More

Video: OnApp Cloud Tools for Service Providers

At HostingCon 2012, Data Center Knowledge spoke with Kosten Metreweli of OnApp, which software tools to allow web hosting providers to create cloud computing services on their existing infrastructure, making it easy for providers to launch “white label” cloud products for their users. Read More

Roundup: HostingCon 2012 Highlights (Continued)

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From diversity in the workforce, to business models of cloud, presenters at HostingCon 2012 covered a broad range of topics relevant to the hosting industry. Here’s our roundup of noteworthy coverage of this week’s conference held in Boston, via The WHIR: Read More