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.

OpenDaylight Project Releases Software to Simplify SDN

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During the OpenDaylight Summit in Santa Clara this week for advancing Software-Defined Networking (SDN) and network functions virtualization (NFV), IBM announced a new unified network controller based on OpenDaylight Project technology designed to get organizations up and running fast on Software Defined Networks Read More

Cloudera Launches Enterprise Data Hub

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Cloudera launches enterprise data hub versions tailored to big data needs, Violin Memory names Kevin DeNuccio as CEO, and Concurrent launches a big data focused solution for application performance management. Read More

Cervalis Opens New Connecticut Data Center

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Cervalis announced it has opened a 168,000 square foot data center in Fairfield County, Connecticut offering colocation, managed hosting, business continuity and disaster recovery, and cloud computing services. Read More

Level 3 to Deliver HD Video for Super Bowl

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With Super Bowl XLVIII expected to break TV viewership records this weekend, Level 3 Communications (LVLT) announced that it will once again provide television broadcast video services for the event, using its Vyvx VenuNet+ technology. Read More

Cisco InterCloud Champions the Hybrid Cloud

During a busy week at the Distributech conference in San Antonio, and its own Cisco Live event in Milan, Italy – Cisco (CSCO) announced an extension of its cloud portfolio with InterCloud, and an expansion of its vision of Fog computing, to spark new innovations in the Internet of Things. Read More