scalability

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

Telecommunication devices embrace energy efficiency technologies

Posted in chip-design, communications, devices, energy-efficient, power-consumption, power-scaling, processor, scalability, telecommunications on March 12th, 2010 by FrankM – Comments Off

Communication device design will boost performance and scalability while integrating more energy efficient technologies as the next generation is commercialized. …

… “recent DSP releases claimed to be up to four times more power-efficient than general-purpose DSPs. To minimize power consumption they use features like power scaling to automatically scale speed and voltage for various units within the processor. ” …

Via Chip Design: Low-Power Engineering

Citrix Scales Servers and Decreases Power

Posted in capability, citrix, cooling-system, datacenter, operations, power-conservation, power-utilization, scalability, server-density on April 22nd, 2009 by FrankM – Comments Off

Citrix NetScaler Web 2.0 Push technology uses publish-and-subscribe semantics to offload processing requirements from the server, creating a dynamic user experience. …

… “These new capabilities allow NetScaler to free up backend servers from inefficient connection management tasks, thus shrinking the number of servers needed. This reduced server footprint in the datacenter improves server utilization and allows a smaller set of servers to accomplish the same business tasks, cutting server costs by up to 90 percent by decreasing power, cooling and operational overhead. ” …

Via Citrix: NetScaler Web 2.0

Data Center UPS Scalability

Posted in efficiency, power-consumption, scalability, ups on March 22nd, 2009 by FrankM – Comments Off

IT Aligns With Facility Management to Green the Data Center

Posted in alignment, energy-requirements, green-storage, it-management, performance, procurement, purchasing, scalability, space on January 23rd, 2009 by FrankM – Comments Off

To more fully develop on the sustainability maturity scale, IT leaders and facility managers need to align on common goals and objectives for data centers. …

… “The IT manager has traditionally been focused on scalability and performance when making his purchasing decision, leaving the facilities manager to worry about space and energy requirements … ” …

Via ZDNet Asia: Greener storage