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: 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

Cisco Pumps Up Its Catalyst Switches

Cisco (CSCO) announced it has updated its switching portfolio with 100 Gigabit Ethernet (GE) and 40 GE capabilities, the next speed limits for networking. These new capabilities provide a holistic architectural approach across campus, data center and service provider environments. Read More