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Security Challenges Encountered by Data Centers

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Security Challenges Encountered by Data Centers

Lord Hewart coined the phrase “Not only must justice be done; it must also be seen to be done” way back in 1923. With a little adaptation, Lord Hewart’s words are as relevant in the corporate data center as they once were in the courtroom. What we end up with is something like “Not only must security controls be implemented; they must also be seen to be implemented.” Continue reading

Building Green Data Centers

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Building Green Data Centers

Green is the topic of discussion currently, and it has a major impact on the current Business operations, and how organizations have revisited their strategies on the Data Centers. What does green data center mean? A Green Data Center is an enterprise class computing facility that is entirely built, managed and operated on green computing principles (Green use, Green design, Green disposal and Green manufacturing). A green data center is a repository for the storage, management, and dissemination of data in which the mechanical, lighting, electrical and computer systems are designed for maximum energy efficiency and minimum environmental impact. The construction and operation of a green data center includes advanced technologies and strategies. Continue reading

Boost Data Center Operations with CMS IT Analytics

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Data Center Operations with CMS IT Analytics

Why data center managers are facing so much heat?

Digital disruptions like Social Media, Big Data, and proliferation of devices are making direct impact on data centers. And data center managers are facing the heat to make their centralized repository more agile, responsive and intelligent to meet evolving user expectations.

But, the challenge is conventional data centers were built to perform simple business data functions. The radius of its functions range from storage to connectivity, security to back up and disaster recovery to easy accessibility. Analytics was never a standard feature or a given capability of legacy data center operations. Continue reading

Virtualize your data center for Greater ROI

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Virtualizing data center

For IT industry, server virtualization has been a game-changing technology. And while server virtualization has continued to mature and advance itself, some organizations are still indecisive and not able to take full advantage of this offering– hampering their virtual environment at less than the 100 percent virtualized data center of the hard-core virtual administrator.

There are various benefits to an IT organization or business when choosing to implement a server virtualization strategy. Offering profound changes to the way data centers perform, virtualization undeniably makes sense on multiple levels.

Here are the key benefits of data center virtualization

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