Debra Chrapaty Departs Zynga to Head Nirvanix

Debra Chrapaty, who has served in infrastructure leadership positions for some of the Internet’s largest players, is now calling the shots for a cloud service provider. Chrapaty is departing Zynga to become the chief executive officer at enterprise cloud storage specialist Nirvanix. Read More

2013: The Year of the Cloud Architect

Looking ahead, more organizations, data center providers and vendors will need cloud data center architects. There already is an increased demand for professionals who are well-versed in multiple disciplines and who can make educated decisions in line with business needs.This demand will only increase as more enterprises implement cloud solutions. Read More

Survey: Injuries Common in the Data Center

A recent survey reported that 52 percent of participants had been injured while working in a data center and 65 percent were aware of damage caused by dropped equipment in their data center workplace, according to a recent survey by ServerLIFT. Read More

DCProfessional Launches Data Center Training Program

DatacenterDynamics and Power Management Concepts have joined together in the creation of DCProfessional Development (DCPro), a new company launched to provide experiential online and classroom learning modules to fill a skills shortage in the data center industry. Read More