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.

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

CoreSite Connects US Data Centers to DE-CIX Exchange

CoreSite (COR) will provide direct access to Germany’s DE-CIX peering exchange from multiple CoreSite locations across the U.S. The move strengthen’s CoreSite’s Open Internet Exchange Hub, which aggregates interconnection capabilities of the world’s leading internet exchanges. Read More

Citrix Outlines Gains for CloudStack

Citrix said its CloudStack platform has been deployed at over 140 customers worldwide, and now has more than 30,000 community members. We round up the action at the CitrixSynergy 2012 conference in Bacelona. Read More