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.

Cloud News: Joyent, Telefonica, RightScale

Cloud companies making news include: Joyent named a new CEO and released its Joyent7 a fabric-based cloud infrastructure platform, a fabric-based cloud infrastructure platform; Telefonica Digital announced the global launch of Instant Servers; and cloud management company RightScale expanded into Australia. Read More

ODCA Publishes Comprehensive View of IaaS Models

The Open Data Center Alliance (ODCA) has collaborated with the TM Forum to publish a suite of documents outlining requirements for Compute Infrastructure as a Service (CIaaS) that aim to simplify cloud adoption by large enterprises. Read More