Software vendors are trying to make the transition from hypervisors with only direct attached storage (DAS) to full-feature storage area networks (SANs) as frictionless as possible. Vendors such as VMware, … Continue reading
While Planning Colocation, What Connectivity Options Should One Consider Between Site And Data Center?
Colocation is more than just racking and stacking your equipment in a data center and adding a network connection. Without highly reliable and redundant network connectivity, your IT performance will … Continue reading
Big data projects are exploding and not so coincidentally, so is data center co-location. The common IT case for data center co-location is that you can scale out your data … Continue reading
A data center that is close to your company’s offices is a common requirement for companies shopping for colocation services. But the advantages go well beyond providing easy access for … Continue reading
For most companies, colocation is only one part of a bigger IT picture — you shouldn’t think of it in isolation. Consider your selection of a colocation provider in the … Continue reading