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.

Bank Data Center Selects Fuel Cells from ClearEdge Power

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The case for implementing fuel cells in data center applications has risen in recent years – showcasing the desire to use green energy, as well as reduce reliance on expensive ‘just in case’ power equipment. Looking to transform power generation with innovative solutions, Oregon-based ClearEdge Power has had a number of implementation wins for its PureCell fuel cell technology. Read More

Seagate Acquires Xyratex

Seagate (STX) announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire hard drive test equipment maker Xyratex for approximately $374 million. Read More

Limelight Sells Web Content Management Business

Limelight sells its web content business to Upland Software, Zayo helps cloud provider Ajubeo expand its cloud hub expansion with fiber connectivity, and Fujitsu deploys DWDM gear to upgrade the JaKa2LaDeMa submarine cable system to 100 Gbps. Read More