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.

Brocade Integrates with EMC ViPR

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At EMC World, Brocade announced that its SAN solutions are integrated with EMC’s new ViPR platform, and Dimension Data adds tiered EMC storage to its Public Compute-as-a-Service offering. Read More

Intel Launches Low-Power Silvermont Microarchitecture

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Intel (INTC) announced its microarchitecture named Silvermont, which will support low-power devices from smartphones to servers. The new design delivers a three-fold increase in performance at dramatically lower power than Atom, Intel’s leading low-power processor core. Read More

EMC Unveils ViPR Software-Defined Storage Platform

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EMC World kicked off with the announcement of EMC ViPR Software-Defined Storage Platform, which is built for cloud environments and service providers, and designed to serve as the foundation for a modern storage architecture for future application deployments. Read More

Cloud News: Amazon Offers AWS Certification

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Amazon (AMZN) announced the launch of the new AWS Certification Program with the first of several exams that will made available in 2013. In other cloud news, Penguin Computing announced its Icebreaker CS storage platform, while Software AG acquired cloud vendor LongJump. Read More