December 2010 Blog Posts (7)

Intrusion Detection And Prevention Tips

Robbie Higgins, Vice President of Security Services at GlassHouse Technologies (, says:

IDS/IPS should be part of any company’s security environment large or small; firewalls for the most part are not very good in malicious activity detection. Deployment and…

Added by Chris MacKinnon on December 30, 2010 at 2:46 — No Comments

Why Server Upgrades are Important

Scot Heath, Chief Technical Officer at 42U (, says:

Why are data center server upgrades important? 

From the perspective of the power and cooling infrastructure, severs continue to improve their energy efficiency. CPU manufacturers have implemented a variety of…

Added by Chris MacKinnon on December 30, 2010 at 2:34 — No Comments

Training & Certifying Data Center Professionals - What are the Options?

During a conversation at one of the major data center conferences this year it struck me that there are a wide range of options available to data center managers when selecting development for some of their key assets - their staff!

When I asked the head of data centers at a well known company why they choose a specific vendors training for their staff it became evident that they weren't fully aware of the many training options available to them. It also made me think that I really…


Added by DCPNet Admin on December 16, 2010 at 8:00 — 5 Comments

Illuminating DCIM tools: Asset Management vs. Real-time Monitoring

Illuminating DCIM tools: Asset Management vs. Real-time Monitoring

In the news recently, there has been a lot of discussion around a new category of software tools focusing on unified facilities and IT management in the data center. These tools have been labeled by Gartner as Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM), of which Modius OpenData is a leading…


Added by Robert Schmidt on December 15, 2010 at 22:00 — No Comments

Mexican Data Centre std for comments

Pls help us to revise and CRITICIZE our document.

ALL comments (pro and con) are wellcome. Just one issue is in español, (but nowdays in our industry who does not can read in two or more languages other than english?)

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saludos y FELIZ NAVIDAD and a Prospero Año Nuevo 2011.

Added by roberto sanchez,RCDD on December 12, 2010 at 5:30 — No Comments

Dude, is Dell doing a disk deal again this time with Compellent?

Over in Eden Prairie (Minneapolis Minnesota suburb) where data storage vendor Compellent (CML) is based, they must be singing in the hallways today that it is beginning to feel a lot like Christmas.

Sure we had another dusting of snow this morning here in the Minneapolis area and the temp is actually up in the balmy 20F temperature range (was around 0F…


Added by Greg Schulz on December 10, 2010 at 23:37 — No Comments

Working With Kubisys - Launching New Test Environment Tool

Started to work with Kubisys, a relatively new company, based in Northern New Jersey. They created a new tool called the Thin Capture Appliance that can replicate a Windows and/or Linux Environment in 15 minutes. It combines virtualization, autodiscovery, and storage imaging uniquely. They officially launched at NY Interop and won top 10 product of the year. Check it out at

Added by Rachel Schneider on December 10, 2010 at 1:44 — No Comments

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