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: IBM, SGI, Blue Coat

This week’s news includes IBM’s announcement that it will start shipping the world’s fastest microprocessors, SGI reporting earnings and executive changes at Blue Coat. Read More

VMworld 2010 Day 3 Roundup

news from day 3 of the VMworld conference in San Francisco, featuring news announcements from VMware, HP, Novell, SingTel, isilon, 3PAR, Fusion-io and the Distributed Management Task Force. Read More

VMworld 2010 Roundup

As VMworld opens, VMware (VMW) outlines its vision for the next decade in IT and products to help businesses and governments move toward an “IT as a Service” model. Read More

Red Hat Outlines Its Cloud Strategy

Open source software specialist Red Hat (RHT) has laid out its vision for a comprehensive Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) solution as a part of its Cloud Foundations. It’s the latest company to unveil solutions aimed at bridging the corporate data center and the cloud. Read More