virtual-storage

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
      

Strategy ReThink

Posted in benefits, electricity-usage, energy-efficiency, green-it-initiatives, green-it-strategy, it-strategy, management, practices, strategies, strategy, virtual-data-center, virtual-storage, virtualization on January 25th, 2009 by FrankM – Comments Off

Server virtualization delivers green benefits
Sustainable growth and efficiency combine to make virtualization a strategic choice for more enterprises. …

… “virtualization provides a business with an opportunity to do far more than simply cut its electricity bill; it also provides an opportunity to completely rethink the existing IT strategy and reorganize practices and management responsibilities … ” …

Via CIO: Green Benefits

Virtual Machine Density Footprint

Posted in atrato, cloud-computing, data-center, energy-capacity, enterprise-architecture, high-efficiency, hosting, storage-array, storage-technology, virtual-storage, virtualization on December 12th, 2008 by FrankM – Comments Off

Data center hosting company leverages high-density storage to improve their energy efficiency. …

… “Atrato won them over by offering capacity and performance, reducing the footprint required to pack in virtual machines for its cloud architecture. ” …

Via Search Storage: Wind-powered data center

Virtualize Storage

Posted in compellent, green-strategies, storage-technology, video, virtual-storage, virtualization on October 7th, 2008 by FrankM – Comments Off