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In the industry for 10 years.

Chris MacKinnon's Blog

SDN and The Evolution of Data Center Networks for Big Data

Posted on February 15, 2012 at 16:35 0 Comments

The tidal wave of Big Data is washing over today’s businesses. Big Data is not only measured in the quantity of data traversing the network, but according to Forrester, it is defined as the techniques and technologies that make handling data at extreme scale economical....

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SSDs: An Essential Component Of An Efficient, Innovative Data Center

Posted on February 7, 2012 at 14:39 0 Comments

A typical enterprise is managing more and more data all the time: according to Gartner, data worldwide is currently growing at a minimum rate of 59 percent annually. Data is so essential to most enterprises’ daily operations that their infrastructures must keep up with heavier workloads or else risk jeopardizing companies’ bottom lines...…


Application Delivery: The Fourth Data Center Tier

Posted on February 2, 2012 at 15:49 0 Comments

Why is application delivery useful in today's enterprise data centers?...

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Power and Thermal Management: Among Top 2012 Data Center Priorities

Posted on January 24, 2012 at 16:28 0 Comments

Power and thermal management in the data center are likely to be among the top five priorities in 2012 for data center managers. More detailed awareness and control of data center energy resources can ultimately help to contain energy costs, which are estimated to comprise approximately 70 percent of data center operational costs, according to the Forrester Research Report: “Updated Q3 2011: Power and Cooling Heat Up the Data Center.” 

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At 14:50 on March 17, 2011, UBC said…


Hi  Shawn

Hope you doing well, I look forward to networking with you.I would be honored to be your friend, hope you will just add me as a friend for I will gladly accept. If I can help you in anyway just let me know,feel free to contact me anytime






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