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.

Roundup: IO, Peak 10, Interxion, AIS

IO New Jersey selected by KnowledgeCentrix, Peak 10 selected by Cloudstar for cloud and storage solutions, Interxion (INXN) awarded Uptime’s M&O Stamp of Approval, AIS completes SSAE SOC 1 and 2 exams. Read More

EMC Buys Syncplicity as EMC World Kicks Off

EMC announced it has acquired privately held Syncplicity, a cloud-based file management solutions provider. The deal was announced as EMC World kicks off this week in Las Vegas, and was accompanied by product announcements. Read More

NVIDIA Unveils GPUs to Power Clouds

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At the GPU Technology Conference, NVIDIA Corp. (NVDA) unveiled its cloud GPU technologies, based on the company’s new Kepler GPU architecture, which was designed for use in large-scale data centers. Read More

CDN News: Limelight, Akamai, Octoshape

Some news from the content delivery sector: Limelight (LLNW) targets vertical markets with Orchestrate framework, Akamai (AKAM) to power Cannes Film Festival streaming, Octoshape partners with Geniatech. Read More

UK Data Bunker Features 12-Ton Blast Door

The UK’s Daisy Group has unveiled its underground data center in Manchester, which is housed within a former Bank of England bullion vault, and features a 12-ton bomb-proof vault door at the entrance to its data center. Read More