Now that Cisco seems to be making headway with its UCS offering, many best-in-breed suppliers are changing their strategies to combine networking, computing, storage and even software elements. Here’s an overview of data center equipment suppliers and their convergence strategies. Read More
Network news: Xsigo launches virtualized server fabric, Level 3 (LVLT) connects with Amazon AWS, Cisco (CSCO) selected by Charter Communications. Read More
As America’s largest companies begin to get a handle on their data center energy usage, they’re widening their gaze to scrutinize the efficiency of their engineering labs. Read More
Teladata’s 2011 Technology Convergence Conference is scheduled for Santa Clara, Calif. on February 23, 2011. Rich Miller, editor of Data Center Knowledge, will moderate a morning panel on cloud computing. Read More
Excerpts from our conversation with Jieming Zhu, distinguished technologist at HP StorageWorks, about HP’s view of FCoE and the adoption of converged network technologies. Read More
Cisco (CSCO) continues its push into the data center with the Nexus 5000 switch, a toolk for data center consolidation and virtualization via a unified network fabric.