Killing ‘Zombies’ Achieves Greatest Gain In Data Center Efficiency

The Uptime Institute has estimated the gains from eliminating ‘zombie’ servers and implementing a data center management system versus doing nothing. InformationWeek: Cloud Related Posts:Data center construction increases thanks to the cloudEnterprises can put Oracle’s entire public cloud in the data centerEnterprises can put Oracle’s entire public cloud in the data centerIDG Contributor Network: Accelerating […] Read more »

Scalable IoT Deployments Gain Momentum, IDC Finds

Despite security and cost concerns, businesses and their IT teams are moving forward on practical deployments of internet of things technologies, according to a survey from IDC. The report reinforces other recent findings about IoT and what IT needs to know. InformationWeek: Cloud Related Posts:Microsoft’s new tools help devs manage cloud deployments on the goJuniper […] Read more »

Gain access to an ARM server running Linux OS, through the cloud

If you want to play with an ARM-based server, you can now apply to gain access to one online through the Linaro Developer Cloud. The cloud service was announced in March but has finally gone live. It’s mainly targeted at developers who want to evaluate ARM servers. The free service is one way to access ARM […] Read more »