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Microsoft Virginia Data Center Advanced Cooling Mechanics

Posted in career, data-center, data-center-design, microsoft, modular, state-virginia on August 31st, 2010 by FrankM – Comments Off

Governor discusses Microsoft data center investment in Virginia, which will deploy sustainable designs in cooling and other operations technologies.  …

…   “Microsoft Corp. will invest up to $499 million to locate their latest generation data center (Gen4) in Mecklenburg County, in what will be the largest economic investment in Southern Virginia history. 

Using modular technology and advanced cooling mechanics, the center will be Microsoft’s most advanced data center.

The project will create 50 new jobs and Virginia successfully competed against North Carolina and Texas to secure this sought after facility. “   …

Via Virginia Governor Robert McDonnell: Microsoft Data Center.

Microsoft Generation 4 Data Center.

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Apple wants large scale datacenter experience

Posted in apple, career, datacenter, experience, jobs, scalability on March 30th, 2010 by FrankM – Comments Off

Apple starts recruiting for experienced data center professionals as its North Carolina datacenter nears completion. …

… “Apple posted 10 new job listings for its data center in Maiden, N.C. ” …

Via AppleInsider: Apple NC data center

Smart Data Center Tech

Posted in academia-syracuse-univ, career, data-center, education, ibm, infrastructure on December 7th, 2009 by FrankM – Comments Off

Syracuse University will deploy IBM’s smart technology infrastructure in its data center to enable its education program. …

… “It is rewarding to see IBM recognize the significant level of expertise and dedication to preparing the next generation of smart data center experts here at Syracuse University, said iSchool Dean Elizabeth D. Liddy. The iSchool has aggressive plans for adapting our curriculum to ensure that our students will have hands-on preparation for professional careers working on critical challenges, like using intelligent technology to run an energy efficient data center. ” …

Via IBM: Smart Data Center Technologies

Green Data Center Career Path

Posted in career, experience, growth, information-technology, jobs, skills on June 1st, 2009 by FrankM – Comments Off

Add green skills to your data center experience and you may be hot. …

… “Data centers (jobs) are up quite significantly. It has seen growth, and even growth this year. ” …

Via ITworld: Hot Jobs

Innovation Solution to Smart Energy Consumption

Posted in career, energy-consumption, innovation, intel, technology-managers on March 2nd, 2009 by FrankM – Comments Off

Intel Craig Barrett
Intel Chairman Craig Barrett sees investments in information and communications technology as the catalyst to ensure economic prosperity as the world undergoes a digital transformation. …

… “Barrett believes that investing in new ideas and inventions not only stimulates job creation, but also increases productivity, leads to new forms of energy and smarter energy consumption, improves health care and medicines, and gives consumers more benefits for less cost. ” …

Via Intel: Innovation and Technology