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Complex Managed Hosting Vendor Comparison

This white paper explores the key features desired by complex managed hosting customers and prospects, and compares compared the offerings of three major vendors to provide an overview of what features sophisticated vendors are offering right now. Read More

European Colocation Best Practices Guide

Data Center Knowledge writer, and veteran IT professional, John Rath has created a white paper on ‘How to Select a European Colocation Data Center.’ The paper provides expert insight in to areas like how to conduct vendor due diligence and provides a handy colocation check list. Read More

Guide to Outsourcing PCI Compliance

As businesses seek to thrive in a digital economy, safeguarding consumer credit card data has become mission critical. This white paper from Datapipe offers insight on selecting the right provider to enable achievement and ongoing compliance with PCI DSS. Read More

Extending the Life of Your Data Center

Many data centers have reached the upper limit of energy consumption, leaving two choices: build or renovate. This white paper from Coolcentric looks at a series of cooling best practices that can help you extend the life of your current data centers. Read More

Advantages of Modular Data Center Design

Data center designs continue to evolve, and the industry is rapidly embracing a modular approach to data center construction. This white paper from Lee Technologies outlines the many business advantages that can be achieved by modular data center designs. Read More

Deploy and Optimize Cloud Computing Networks

Cloud based networks promise to change the design model, allowing data centers to increase their agility and save costs through on-demand provisioning of infrastructure and services with a utility-based fee model. You can gain insight on how to deploy and optimize cloud computing network via a live Cisco Webcast on October 27. Read More

Choosing a Data Center Cooling System

Choosing the right cooling system for your data center is essential to the success of companies that depend on achieving business-critical continuity. This white paper from Emerson looks at the total cost of ownership (TCO) around date center cooling systems. Read More

Reducing Data Center Energy Consumption

The double impact of rising data center energy consumption and rising energy costs has elevated the importance of data center efficiency. This white paper from Emerson Liebert provides variety of strategies data center manager can deploy to significantly drive down energy consumption while free physical space and increasing power and cooling capacity. Read More

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