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.

Fujitsu and Oracle Accelerate SPARC Servers

Network Function Virtualization enables common network functions in commodity hardware instead of specialized equipment.

Fujitsu and Oracle accelerate Fujitsu M10 SPARC servers, Violin Memory is selected by iTalkBB to improve performance for on-demand video streaming, and Scality integrates Aspera FASP high performance file transfers for large media content distribution. Read More

Fundings Galore: Boundary, Ineda, IPO for MobileIron

IT Infrastructure Monitoring solution provider Boundary raises $22 million in a C-round of funding, MobileIron files for an IPO hoping to raise as much as $100 million, and startup company Ineda Systems has raised $17 million to advance its low-power SoCs for the Internet of Things market. Read More

At NAB, Level 3 Launches Video Cloud Services

At the NAB (National Association of Broadcasters) show this week in Las Vegas Level 3 Communications (LVLT) launched Video Cloud Services, and partnered with Elemental Technologies to demonstrate live video streaming to a Sony 4K television. Read More