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.

Dell and Big Switch Partner on SDN Solution

The Dell S600 - one of the switches in Dell's open network portfolio. (Photo: Dell)

In response to strong customer demand for migration paths to software-defined networks (SDN) Dell and Big Switch Networks announced a strategic agreement that has Dell reselling the Big Switch Big Tap application and the Switch Light Operating System, running on Dell’s high performance Open Networking switches. Read More

HP Introduces XP7 Enterprise Storage

HP introduces XP7 enterprise storage for mission critical applications, PernixData launches new features for its FVP virtualization software, Micron releases a new enterprise-class SATA SSD, and SanDisk announces 15 nanometer technology. Read More

Dell Updates Storage and Systems for the Enterprise

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At the Dell Enterprise Forum EMEA 2014 this week in Frankfurt, Dell introduced new storage and systems management solutions designed to dramatically speed application response times, strengthen the ties among data center technologies and simplify IT operations.
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