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Software Defined Data Centers - Hype or Reality?

by David Cappuccio  |  July 1, 2013

Our industry just loves new catch phrases - and when a new one catches on the vendors and press can get amazingly creative is assigning that phrase roles and responsibilities...

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The Case for the Infinite Data Center

by David Cappuccio  |  June 7, 2012

When faced with planning a new data center the question of how much space will be needed is potentially the most difficult to determine. That said, the answer is often...

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Steps to Ease Data Center Cooling - Number 2

by David Cappuccio  |  March 25, 2012

Cooling with the data center has become our achilles heal in many cases. Historically the folks in IT had relatively nothing to do with heat or cooling management, this was...

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Steps to Ease Data Center Cooling - Number 1

by David Cappuccio  |  March 23, 2012

Cooling with the data center has become our achilles heal in many cases. Historically the folks in IT had relatively nothing to do with heat or cooling management, this was...

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Modular or Container Based Data Centers–Do They Make Sense?

by David Cappuccio  |  May 19, 2011

Over the past few years, data center design has shifted away from the traditional idea of building out large expanses of IT-ready floor space to an era where smaller component-based...

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