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.

CTEX Building Advanced Data Center in Curacao

Curaçao Technology Exchange N.V. (CTEX) recently kicked off the construction of a new data center on the island of Curaco. As the first of four 52,000 square foot high-density data centers to be built in Curaçao, it will be interconnected with six existing submarine fiber systems. Read More

Citrix Releases NetScaler 10

Citrix unveiled NetScaler 10, designed to bring the elasticity, simplicity and expandability of the cloud to both enterprise and carrier networks. The new release lets an enterprise build a large cloud network, just like a large cloud computing provider. Read More

Facebook, eBay Among Uptime Green IT Winners

The server room at the new Facebook data center in Prinevlle, Oregon, featuring a hot aisle containment system. (Photo credit: Alan Brandt)

eBay, Facebook and Verizon Wireless are among the winners in the The Uptime Institute’s 2012 Green Enterprise IT (GEIT) Awards, which recognize pioneering advancements for significantly improved energy productivity in IT and data center operations. Read More