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.

Cisco Releases New Nexus 9000 Switches

The Cisco Nexus 9504 switch is the latest member of Cisco's Application Centric Infrastructure portfolio. (Image: Cisco Systems)

Cisco celebrates five years of unprecedented growth in its UCS portfolio and launches new switches to the Nexus 9000 portfolio, China Mobile selects Alcatel-Lucent to transform to an all-IP ultra-broadband network, and Aeorhive Networks files for an initial public stock offering. Read More

Cloudera Launches Data Scientist Certification

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Concurrent’s application platform for big data is certified with the Intel Data Platform, Datameer 4.0 introduces “flip side” view for big data analytics workflow, and Cloudera addresses the industry need for big data skills with a certification program and big data challenge for data scientists. Read More

Tech Titans Form Industrial Internet Consortium

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AT&T, Cisco, GE, IBM and Intel today announced the formation of the Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC), an open membership group focused on breaking down the barriers of technology silos to support better access to big data with improved integration of the physical and digital worlds. Read More