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.

NVIDIA Acquires The Portland Group

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NVIDIA (NVDA) has acquired independent supplier of high performance computing compilers and tools The Portland Group (PGI), which has an extensive history of innovation in compiler technology for Intel, IBM and others. Read More

Cisco Acquires Sourcefire For $2.7 Billion

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Cisco (CSCO) will acquire cybersecurity solutions provider Sourcefire in a $2.7 billion deal designed to combine their products, technologies and research teams to provide advanced threat protection across the entire attack continuum Read More