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.

Tegile Raises $35 Million For Rapid Expansion

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Hybrid storage array provider Tegile Systems announced it has closed on a $35 million Round C funding led by venture firm Meritech Capital Partners with additional investment by original stakeholder August Capital and strategic partners Western Digital and SanDisk. Read More

Equinix London Selected By ParFX

Inside the Equinix SG2 data center building in Singapore, where customers now have the option to connect privately to Microsoft Azure. (Photo: Equinix)

Equinix is selected by ParFX for its trading platform in London, South Africa National Airways secures 20 Terabytes of the HP Autonomy Cloud, and Telx achieves a Tier III rating and completes a SOC2 examination. Read More

Penguin Computing Offers Ethernet Switches With Software Options

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The networking sector news includes Penguin Computing launching a new line of open, SDN Ethernet switches, the Detroit Tigers using Exinda to help manage the media and network traffic, and Ciena collaborating with research and education networking leaders to build an international software-defined WAN to accelerate a SDN ecosystem. Read More

Unisys Offers Migration Path from RISC to Intel

Unisys (UIS) has announced a partnership with Intel (INTC) to bring to market a secure computing platform for cloud and big data workloads, while offering Unix clients a cost-effective path off legacy RISC-based platforms onto an Intel-based environment. Read More

PernixData Launches Flash Hypervisor

PernixData virtualizes the flash storage layer, Fusion-io test enables test drives of its ioDrive2 at Microsoft Technology Centers, and Toshiba and SanDisk expand efforts to fabricate NAND flash memory. Read More