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November 24, 2010  2:56 PM

Fujitsu turns blade server on its head



Posted by: Alex Barrett
Blade servers, BX400, Fujitsu

Fujitsu blade server on wheelsIn a twist on blade server design,...

August 18, 2010  8:54 PM

Jonathan Eunice weighs in on converged infrastructure servers



Posted by: Matt Stansberry
Blade servers, converged infrastructure, DataCenter

I recently talked to Jonathan Eunice of Illuminata for a case study I wrote on the


April 13, 2010  5:40 PM

IBM adds to Power7 server portfolio with blades



Posted by: Mark Fontecchio
aix, Blade servers, Data Center, ibm power7

IBM Corp. announced three new Power7-based Unix blade servers today, adding onto its initial Power7 server announcement in February. Most of it is pretty standard. The three...


April 17, 2009  2:24 PM

Boston Marathon website prepares for traffic surge



Posted by: Bridget Botelho
Blade servers, Boston Athletic Association, Boston Marathon, c-class blade servers, F5 Networks, Hewlett Packard, Virtualization

About a million people will visit the Boston Marathon website on Monday to check out the 113th annual race, so the IT pros supporting the website have been hard at work these past few weeks making sure the site doesn't crash that day. The


December 3, 2008  5:42 PM

Server sales suffer on economy, virtualization; vendors branching out



Posted by: Bridget Botelho
blade server, Blade servers, data center efficiency, data center services, DataCenter, HP, IBM, Sun Microsystems, virtual machines, Virtualization, x86 server

With the U.S. economy in a recession, world economies suffering and virtualization adoption on the rise, it comes as no surprise that factory revenue in the x86 worldwide...


November 14, 2008  9:30 PM

HP’s energy efficiency crusade to control server, data center power



Posted by: Bridget Botelho
Blade servers, Capacity Planning, data center consolidation, data center efficiency, DataCenter, Green computing, HP, HP ProLiant, IBM BladeCenter, LEED, server power consumption, server virtualization, virtual machines

A few Hewlett Packard (HP) executives visited with me yesterday to discuss their Green data center mission - and surprisingly, they admit that it doesn't always mean using HP hardware. They started off our meeting with a discussion about new...


October 15, 2008  6:53 PM

Gartner lists 10 most disruptive technologies of 2009



Posted by: Bridget Botelho
blade server, Blade servers, CIO, cloud computing, data center efficiency, DataCenter, Facebook, Gartner, Green computing, IT Asset management, Virtualization, x86 server

Gartner, Inc. analysts highlighted the top 10 technologies and trends that will be strategic for most organizations in 2009 during the Gartner Symposium/ITxpo, being held in Orlando through...


August 27, 2008  8:03 PM

IDC Server Tracker shows slowing x86 server growth



Posted by: Bridget Botelho
Blade servers, DataCenter, Dell, HP, IBM, x86 server

Framingham, Mass.-based IDC released its Worldwide Quarterly Server Tracker for the second quarter of 2008 (2Q08) today showing that although the overall server market grew in the second quarter of 2008 (2Q08),...


August 20, 2008  1:56 PM

Virtual machines per server: A viable metric for hardware selection?



Posted by: Bridget Botelho
Blade servers, DataCenter, Dell, HP, server consolidation, server virtualization, Verari Systems, virtual machines, Virtualization, VMware


August 6, 2008  12:21 AM

Next Generation Data Center/LinuxWorld 2008: Reporter’s Notebook



Posted by: Bridget Botelho
Blade servers, cloud computing, Container Data Center, data center consolidation, DataCenter, I/O virtualization, LinuxWorld, network virtualization, server consolidation, server virtualization, virtual machines, Virtualization, Xeon processor

I expected this year's joint LinuxWorld/Next Generation Data Center conference at the Moscone Center in San Francisco Aug. 4-7 to be full of technology vendors, high-level technical sessions, product...


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