Author Archives: Industry Perspectives

Notes from the Road: Tearing Down the Silos

Gary Bunyan iTRACS

A DCIM with 3-D visualization acts like a social network, writes Gary Bunyan of iTRACS. The sharing of information about conditions in your data center through a DCIM spreads or socializes information to everyone throughout the organization, instantly and efficiently, while also tearing down walls between people, efficiently opening up new paths of communication. Read More

Going Green with NAND Flash


The performance of flash memory is well documented. Its other benefits, using less infrastructure and lower power consumption, could prove powerful in reducing power costs in data centers, writes Gary Orenstein of Fusion-io. Read More

Data Centers – Build or Outsource?


Careful consideration to core value should drive the decision when determining whether to build or outsource your data center, writes Nitin Mishra of NetMagic. Many enterprises have realized that outsourcing their data centers is the best way to align IT and business in the most cost-effective manner. Read More