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.

Alcatel-Lucent Introduces New Core Routers

Alcatel-Lucent (ALU) has unveiled new core routers designed to allow network operators to embrace the rapid adoption of ‘cloud’ applications, the explosion in video traffic, widespread use of smartphones and tablets and prepare the core of their networks for the next decade of growth. Read More

Roundup: IO, Peak 10, Interxion, AIS

IO New Jersey selected by KnowledgeCentrix, Peak 10 selected by Cloudstar for cloud and storage solutions, Interxion (INXN) awarded Uptime’s M&O Stamp of Approval, AIS completes SSAE SOC 1 and 2 exams. Read More

EMC Buys Syncplicity as EMC World Kicks Off

EMC announced it has acquired privately held Syncplicity, a cloud-based file management solutions provider. The deal was announced as EMC World kicks off this week in Las Vegas, and was accompanied by product announcements. Read More

NVIDIA Unveils GPUs to Power Clouds

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At the GPU Technology Conference, NVIDIA Corp. (NVDA) unveiled its cloud GPU technologies, based on the company’s new Kepler GPU architecture, which was designed for use in large-scale data centers. Read More

CDN News: Limelight, Akamai, Octoshape

Some news from the content delivery sector: Limelight (LLNW) targets vertical markets with Orchestrate framework, Akamai (AKAM) to power Cannes Film Festival streaming, Octoshape partners with Geniatech. Read More