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.

LBNL Plans For the Exascale Data Center

Last week, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL) broke ground on a facility that will house its vision for the ┬ásupercomputer of the future. The 140,000 square foot data center may provide the first view into exascale – the new frontier for supercomputing. Read More

Roundup: Oracle, Freescale, Juniper

Oracle (ORCL) acquires cloud talent management company Taleo, Freescale Semiconductor (FSL) targets the data center with embedded multicore processors, Juniper (JNPR) introduces Universal Access solution. Read More

Cloud News: VMware, Hostway, HP

VMWare introduces tool to help service providers automate vCloud Director deployments, Hostway launches FlexLink for hybrid clouds, HP offers cloud-based app performance testing. Read More