Author Archives: Industry Perspectives

Preparing the Workforce to Manage Today’s Data Center

Many of the technology investments made in the data center may not see a return unless all levels of staff are properly trained, writes Antonella Corno of Cisco. IT departments are beginning to realize that in order to thrive in the modern data center environment, they must invest in their employees’ skills. Read More

Human Error, Downtime and Design

The tier classification system has traditionally been viewed as the industry benchmark for design standards and site reliability, writes Rob McClary of FORTRUST. Rather than a methodology that emphasizes the predictability of outcomes, it’s the actual results from the data center that matter. Read More