Author Archives: Industry Perspectives

How Green is your Data Center?

Energy costs are on the rise for behemoths, like Apple, as well as smaller enterprises. While companies that large might be able to build wind farms to become more efficient, that’s not the case for average data centers. The AIM (automatic infrastructure management) standard, due to be released later this year, can help you manage your network and provide greater energy efficiency. Read More

Maximizing Insight From Your Monitoring

Simply put, monitoring systems work by asking certain questions of devices in your network to determine how much or how little they are being utilized. While polling works wonders, it’s important to communicate what you want monitored at at what invervals to your software vendor. Read More