Uptime Institute to Offer Operations Standard

The Uptime Institute is expanding its data center classification offerings to add a standard for operations, which will be designed to complement the group’s Tier system. The Operational Sustainability Standard will be based on management and operations, building characteristics, and site location. Read More

Oracle Resumes $300 Million Utah Project

Oracle Corp. has resumed construction on a nearly $300 million data center in West Jordan, state officials said. The company had halted work on the project in the spring of 2009. Read More

Data Center Monitoring Key to Cost Savings

This white paper from Aperture explores how real-time access to key data center metrics can help effectively plan and manage capacity, right-size the data center to meet business demands, improve operational efficiency and prevent outages. Read More

CA Buys NimSoft As Cloud Spree Continues

CA today continued its cloud computing buying spree, announcing that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire monitoring provider Nimsoft, Inc. for $350 million in cash. The deal follows CA’s recent acquisitions of Cassatt, NetQoS and Oblicore and the planned acquisition of 3Tera. Read More

The Next Generation of Data Center Networking

This white paper from IDC focuses on helping companies understand how to get the most out of existing data center assets, including insights on strategies and networking technologies that will can make your data centers more dynamic. Read More

Emerson Launches Aperture Resource Manager

Emerson Network Power is introducing Aperture Integrated Resource Manager, a new tool to help data center managers improve efficiency and better manage capacity to extend the lifespan of existing infrastructure resources. Read More

Modius, RF Code Partner on Monitoring

RF Code and Modius will integrate their products, with Modius’ flagship OpenData software now accepting environmental data directly from RF Code’s radio frequency ID (RFID) sensors.
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Roundup: ReliaCloud, enStratus, HP, Intel

VISI’s ReliaCloud partners with enStratus on cloud management, HP outlines new SMB services and opens Singapore research lab focused on data center architecture and cloud computing. Read More

Align Your Data Center and Business Goals

This case study shows how leading Fortune 1000 companies including Elsevier, Fujitsu, JPMorgan Chase and the National Institutes of Health rely on Aperture VISTA solutions to help them optimize data center operations, deliver better services at lower cost and reduce risk. Read More

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