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Urs Hölzle, senior VP technical infrastructure, Google Yevgeniy Sverdlik/Data Center Knowledge
Urs Hölzle, senior VP technical infrastructure, Google

Top 5 Data Center Stories of the Week: July 28 2018

For your weekend reading, here are the most popular stories that appeared on Data Center Knowledge this week.

Google is Building a Version of Kubernetes Engine for On-Prem Data Centers - Currently in alpha, GKE On-Prem is meant to give enterprises a consistent way to manage their application infrastructure in-house and in the public cloud.

Five Reasons Data Center Liquid Cooling Is on the Rise - Liquid cooling is poised to make its way into more data centers. Here’s why.

Former Equinix CTO Ihab Tarazi Joins Packet to Give Enterprises a Network Like Netflix’s - He believes Packet is ahead of others in building the right architecture for the edge.


AWS Snowball Edge aboard a research vessel of Oregon State University's Hatfield Marine Science Center

AWS Turns Snowball Appliance into Shippable Edge Compute Device - Originally designed for efficient transfer of lots of data to AWS, the appliance now supports EC2

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Equinix's former CEO Steve Smith speaking at a data center groundbreaking in Silicon Valley

Former Equinix CEO Steve Smith Joins GI Partners - GI is a private equity firm known for backing some of the biggest players in data center services

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