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.

Canadian Government To Close 280 Data Centers

On Thursday the Government of Canada announced measures to streamline and identify savings in its IT operations through Shared Services Canada, which includes reducing the number of data centers from 300 today to less than 20. Read More

Data Center Strategies: Road Map To the Perfect Strategy

Don’t let best practices, or stories of super-efficient designs cloud (pun intended) a data center strategy that should align with the business. In the finale of our Data Center Strategies guide, we examine the process of evaluating the buy vs. build decision. Read More