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.

Microsoft Starts Building Iowa Data Center

Microsoft is ready to move ahead with its delayed $200 million data center project in West Des Moines, Iowa. The project was first announced back in the summer of 2008 but halted when Microsoft trimmed capital spending. Read More

nlyte Updates its DCIM Software

Amid a growing focus on Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM), nlyte has just released its updated nlyte 6.0 software. Here’s a video demo from nlyte’s Michael Boyce. Read More