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.

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

European News: Interxion, Equinix, Adapt, TeleCity

This week’s news from the European marketplace includes Interxion opening an additional data center in its Frankfurt campus, Adapt acquing eLINIA for its infrastructure capabilities, TeleCityGroup landing a luxury hotel chain as a client, and Equinix adding Deutsche Telekom to its Ethernet exchange. Read More

Mirantis Partners with Dell on OpenStack Clouds

Mirantis is partnering with Dell to enable customers to design, build and manage enterprise-grade clouds using OpenStack technology.The partnership combines the technology of Dell’s OpenStack-Powered Cloud Solution with Mirantis’ engineering expertise . Read More