Data Center Knowledge Editorial Staff and Contributors

The team at Data Center Knowledge brings together a wealth of experience in reporting and a passion for the data center industry.



Veteran data center journalist Yevgeniy Sverdlik is the Editor in Chief of Data Center Knowledge, and leads the daily news operations. Data Center Knowledge is a leading source of daily news and analysis about the data center industry. Sverdlik knows the data center industry inside and out, including the companies and personalities that drive innovation in this business. He covered the industry for DataCenterDynamics for the past five years. He can be reached at or (513) 322-4106.



Jason Verge is an Editor/Industry Analyst on the Data Center Knowledge team. Jason has a strong background in the data center and Web hosting industries from his work at Tier 1 Research and The 451 Group, where he has spent five years as a research analyst. In the past he’s covered all things cloud (IaaS, PaaS and SaaS), mass market hosting, managed hosting, enterprise IT spending trends and M&A. Jason has also consulted leading global hosting companies on their product portfolios, as well as consulted around data center site selection. He will be writing about a range of topics at DCK, with an emphasis on cloud hosting. Jason is based in Washington, DC, and has a BA in English from Marymount University in Arlington, Va. Email: Phone: (513) 276-4165. Twitter: @jasonverge. Visit Jason’s author page for recent posts.



Bill-Kleyman-tnBILL KLEYMAN

Bill Kleyman is a veteran technologist with experience in data center design, management, and deployment. His architecture work includes virtualization and cloud deployments as well as business network design and implementation. Bill enjoys writing, blogging, and educating colleagues about technology. He has published over 800 articles, numerous podcasts and webcasts and has participated in many other forms of interactive media. He has also published whitepapers on cloud computing, data center design, and managing IT environments. In addition to Data Center Knowledge, Bill works as featured writer and contributor; his work has been published on Business Week, Tech Target, CBSi, ZDNet, UBM TechWeb, and many others. During the day, Bill stays busy as the VP of Strategy and Innovation at MTM Technologies. You can find Bill’s latest content on Twitter @QuadStack, and on LinkedIn. Also, visit Bill’s author page for his recent posts.


john-rath-tnJOHN 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. John started a data center links news site in 2006 and has since authored numerous blog posts, magazine articles and white papers on a variety of data center topics. John is available on LinkedIn at Visit John’s author page for recent posts.

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