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.

VCE Launches Wave Of New Offerings

VCE's Vblock converged infrastructure solution

VCE announced a large set of new software and hardware innovations, advancing its vision for converged infrastructure with new open management capabilities for the Vblock portfolio, Vblock Specialized Systems, and new Vblock Systems designed for branch offices and mid-sized data centers. Read More

VMware and Citrix Launch Workforce Mobility Solutions

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For enterprise IT departments, the Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) movement brings challenges. The mobile device management market continues to heat up, as VMware and Citrix expand product offerings to help manage personal laptops used in the workplace and BYOD initiatives. Read More

HP Strengthens BladeSystem Converged Infrastructure

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HP announced significant enhancements to its BladeSystem c-Class portfolio, with three new components, including the BladeSystem c7000 Platinum enclosure, a new HP ProLiant WS460c Generation 8 Server blade and major enhancements to its HP Virtual Connect product family. Read More

Cyan Unveils Compact 100G Optical Technology

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Cyan announced the availability of a single‐slot 100G coherent transponder for the Z‐Series family of packet‐optical transport platforms (P‐OTPs). Delivering 100G in a single slot module allows its service provider and enterprise customers to experience the highest networking speeds in a smaller form factor. Read More