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.

AMD Empowers APU Software

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AMD announced it is enabling its accelerated processing units for next-generation servers through advancements in software tools developed by AMD, and in collaboration with technology partners and the open source community. The news was released during AMD’s annual APU13 Developer Summit in San Jose this week. Read More

Avere Systems Launches Cloud NAS Storage

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Looking to change the economics and functionality of data storage for the cloud era, Avere Systems announced its new Cloud NAS solution this week at the Amazon Web Services re:Invent event in Las Vegas. Read More

Cray Offers Tiered Adaptive Storage

Cray launches Tiered Adaptive Storage through a partnership with Versity Software, Internap and Aerospike parter for a fast, big data solution, and Permabit software exceeds one million IOPS performance. Read More

Amazon Uses NVIDIA GPU to Power G2 Cloud Instance

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NVIDIA (NVDA) announced that its GRID technology is now available from Amazon Web Services (AWS) through its newly announced Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud G2 instance, delivering GPU acceleration to users running graphics-intensive applications and games in the cloud. Read More