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.

Data Center Links: HP, Cisco, Brocade

HP unveils two new HP ProLiant Generation 8 four-socket servers, Cisco acquires wireless networking analytics company ThnkSmart Technologies, PeakColo selects Brocade gear for cloud services. Read More

IO Receives First-Ever Modular UL Certification

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The IO.Anywhere product portfolio has been awarded the data center industry’s first-ever modular data center safety certification by Underwriters Laboratories, a step that could further boost customer comfort levels with modular form factors. Read More

Intel Outlines Tech for Mobile, HPC, Big Data

The immense amount of information at the 2012 Intel Developer Forum (IDF) last week was infused with a consummate amount of geekiness, and encompasses a broad spectrum of research, markets and products. Here’s a couple of highlights: Wireless Opportunities Intel CTO Justin Rattner provided the keynote for the last day… Read More