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EMC VPLEX virtual storage enables private cloud implementations

Posted in emc, private-cloud, storage-array, virtual-storage on May 10th, 2010 by FrankM – Comments Off

EMC Corp launches new technology for implementing virtual storage through private clouds. …

… “It will ultimately allow organizations to non-disruptively move thousands of virtual machines and petabytes of information over thousands of miles, schedule daily batch processes in locations with lower energy costs, easily shift IT operations out of the way of regional disasters, and dynamically balance workloads as the business day progresses around the globe. ” …

Via EMC: Virtual Storage Over Distance
      

EMC Intel Energy Efficient Storage

Posted in atmos, emc, intel, storage-systems, storage-technology on November 9th, 2009 by FrankM – Comments Off

EMC and Intel will collaborate to make storage more energy efficient for the data center. …

… “EMC can do some things to make Atmos more power-efficient, such as turning off disks when they are not in use. But we do not right now have the ability to manage power at the server level, Feinberg said. ” …

Via Computerworld: Power-efficient cloud storage

EMC storage will lower power usage

Cisco EMC VMware Data Center Coalition

Posted in agility, cisco, cloud-computing, coalition, collaboration, data-center, emc, flexibility, infrastructure, private-cloud, reduce-costs, reduce-power-consumption, virtualization, vmware on November 3rd, 2009 by FrankM – Comments Off

Cisco, EMC, and VMWare partner to accelerate the implementation of virtualization solutions for data centers, which will result in lower costs and power usage. …

… “The coalition has been created to accelerate customers’ ability to increase business agility through greater IT infrastructure flexibility, and lower IT, energy and real estate costs through pervasive data center virtualization and a transition to private cloud infrastructures. ” …

Via Cisco: Pervasive Data Center Virtualization

Green Research Computing Planned

Posted in academia-MIT, building, cisco, emc, green-research, research, state-massachusetts on June 12th, 2009 by FrankM – Comments Off

EMC, Cisco, and academia are planning a green data center to support a sustainable research agenda in Massachusetts. …

… “An EMC spokesman said the first step will be to create an action plan with the ultimate goal of building a world-class green research high-performance computing center in Holyoke … ” …

Via Mass High Tech: Holyoke green data center

IT Efficiency with EMC VMWare

Posted in consolidation, efficiency, emc, information-technology, virtualization, vmware on February 22nd, 2009 by FrankM – Comments Off