Author Archives: John Rath

About John Rath

John Rath is a veteran IT professional and regular contributor at Data Center Knowledge. He has served many roles in the data center, including support, system administration, web development and facility management.

Ocean Energy: Eaton To Help Develop Utility-Scale Underwater Power For Navy

There have been a number of data center projects hoping to tap power from tidal energy or surface waves, but none have advanced very far. Now a leading player in data center power is participating in a  promising project to make ocean power a reality. Eaton announced the development of an underwater, utility-scale energy generation system for the U.S. Navy. Read More

Teradata Updates Unity Portfolio

At the Teradata 2012 Executive Forum, the big data and analytic data solutions company expanded and enhanced its Unity portfolio, and announced several customer success stories. Read More

Roundup: AIS, IO, ViaWest

AIS launches Life Sciences as a Service platform for biotech and genomics firms, IO awarded contract by Kyriba for cloud treasury management, ViaWest rolls out virtual desktop services. Read More

MapR and EMC Galvanize Big Data at Strata Conference

Developments from O’Reilly’s Strata conference and Hadoop World this week include MapR Technologies bringing Hadoop and NoSQL capabilities together on an easy, dependable and fast platform and EMC announcing EMC Greenplum Chorus open source code and its partnership with Kaggle, a platform for data science competitions. Read More