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.

Scenes From The Open Compute Summit

The Open Compute Project, an initiative which aims to accelerate data center and server innovation as well as increase computing efficiency, brought together 500 people from the computer hardware and data center community for its third Open Compute Summit. Participants gathered this week in San Antonio to hear the latest news and check out new hardware. Read More

Amazon’s Vogels Headlines Cloud Computing World Forum

The Cloud Computing World Forum will include keynotes by Werner Vogels, Amazon CTO, who will speak on enterprise cloud computing, including the importance of AWS infrastructure on global cloud adoption, and the European Commission’s Acting Deputy Director General (INFSO) Megan Richards, who will present the results of the EU’s Digital Agenda for Europe. Read More

Friday Funny: The View From 3:00 AM

It’s Friday…are you ready for a cartoon caption contest? This week, the Data Center Knowledge cartoon by Diane Alber shows what can happen in those wee small hours in the morning and what it means to be the “on call” staff. . . enter you submission to win. Read More

Understanding DCIM: What’s Behind the Buzzword?

DCIM has become the buzzword in the marketplace. What Data Center Infrastructure Management tools really are and what they can do for you has been the topic of several recent guest columns in the Industry Perspectives channel and we’ve compiled them to facilitate your understanding of DCIM. Read More