datacenter

August 31, 2018

CLOUD

Cloud Unfiltered, Episode 55: Cloud from a Data Center Guy’s Point of View, with Carlos Campos Torres

This week, we talk to a DC switching guy. His insight and opinions about cloud may challenge our standard cloud beliefs, or help us appreciate a different point of view.

December 7, 2017

HEALTHCARE

Explore the Data Center – Making EHRs Work for You

Electronic health records (EHR) are critical applications for many healthcare organizations. But having an EHR is one thing, making sure your EHRs work for your healthcare organization is another.

November 15, 2017

SP360: SERVICE PROVIDER

Multi-Rate Ports Mean Multiple Options for Data Center Upgrades

With 40G/100G ports, you don’t have to replace the entire network all at once. Upgrade to 100G at your own pace.

February 6, 2017

DATA CENTER

Your Time is Now – Make the most of IT at Cisco Live EMEA

Over the decades’ many songs have been written about Germany’s capital city with one song stating that “Berlin ist eine Reise wert” or Berlin is worth a visit. I have been to Berlin a few times and agree if your time allows I encourage you to explore the many sights and attractions the city has […]

February 6, 2017

CLOUD

“Show Me Your Cloud, Cisco!”

Cloud. The teenager’s internet. The celebrity’s nightmare. The IT salesperson’s most favorite or most hated word, depending on where you work. The Cristiano Ronaldo of IT.

January 20, 2017

DATA CENTER

It’s no use going back to yesterday’s storage platform for tomorrow’s applications

There’s a line in Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland where Alice says “It’s no use going back to yesterday, because I was a different person then.” Some days I feel that way about my storage infrastructures as well. I fell down a particular rabbit-hole into storage management accidentally almost 20 years ago. I wouldn’t have seen […]

June 29, 2016

DATA CENTER

Chaos Monkey as a Service and other memorable moments at Velocity Conference

Last week was quite eventful, certainly unpredictable and some would probably say chaotic. I am a big soccer fan, so with the Copa America and the Euro 2016 tournaments happening, I certainly could scratch that itch. And as always, it is more art than science to predict the results (Iceland winning over England anyone?) and […]

June 21, 2016

PERSPECTIVES

Cisco Tetration Analytics – #CiscoChampion Roundup #KnowTheNow

Cisco Tetration Analytics “Cisco Tetration Analytics provides pervasive and unprecedented visibility across the data center, via a mix of network/hardware sensors that monitor every single packet at line rate and server/software sensors with very low overhead (<1% CPU).” Cisco Tetration Analytics: Data Center Visibility on a Whole New Scale by Chuck Robbins Tetration Analytics: A […]

April 21, 2016

DATA CENTER

The Rounds: Industry Experts discuss Data Center, Cloud and Best Practices

There is something special about round tables. It gets people to open up, collaborate, and talk to everyone that sits at the table. Be it at home, in political discourse or in business, round tables help to solve problems, and foster the open exchange of ideas and thoughts.  It eliminates side or siloed conversations at the […]