Cool is hot in the 21st Century server room.
| Server-reviews Article Published August 18, 2016
Supermicro's latest blade servers feature Intel Broadwell CPUs and when paired with NVMe and SSD disks are total screamers in terms of performance.
| Server-news Article Published August 17, 2016
In a surprising move, Intel partners with ARM to build chips.
| Server-news Article Published August 15, 2016
[VIDEO] John Engates, CTO of Rackspace, discusses the opportunities the OpenPOWER architecture brings.
| Server-news Article Published August 8, 2016
The two hyperscale companies worked together through the OCP to develop a new Open Rack standard to drive data center efficiency and performance.
| Server-reviews Article Published August 2, 2016
There's nothing "mini" about the Cisco UCS Mini -- it's a full-fledged blade server platform with the ability to scale up to meet the large majority of enterprise needs.
| Server-news Article Published July 21, 2016
Intel reports second quarter revenue of $13.5 billion as CEO details his plans for continuous innovation.
| Server-news Article Published July 18, 2016
Mobile chip innovator gets picked up in a big deal.
| Server-news Article Published June 20, 2016
For the first time in history China now has more supercomputers than the U.S.
| Server-news Article Published June 2, 2016
The company is collaborating with Intel to develop the Triton solution, which is aimed at scale-out data center environments.
| Server-news Article Published June 1, 2016
At Computex, Cavium unveiled its next-generation ThunderX2 ARM-based systems on a chip, while Marvell showed off its Armada 7000 and 8000 chips.
| Server-news Article Published March 31, 2016
Intel Xeon E5 2600V4 processors aren't the only new features in HPE ProLiant Gen9, as NVDIMM Persistent Memory makes its debut.
| Server-news Article Published March 30, 2016
64-bit tech from Applied Micro added to SUSE's online platform that enables Linux packages to be built for different architectures.
| Server-news Article Published February 9, 2016
HPE announces new Integrity MC990 X server optimized for Linux.
| Server-news Article Published October 14, 2015
While the PC market is far from dead, it's not Intel's growth leader either.
| Server-reviews Article Published April 27, 2015
Dell's high-end R920 server certainly sports the specs, but can it handle nearly any workload of any size without skipping a beat?
| Server-trends Article Published March 19, 2015
Rob Enderle doesn't think OpenPOWER will have much trouble rolling over ARM on servers. There is simply too much of an imbalance.
| Server-news Article Published March 16, 2015
While the Vapor Chamber looks like a big Apple Mac Pro, that's just a coincidence according to Vapor's CEO.
| Server-news Article Published January 13, 2015
Linux is a big winner and an area of focus for IBM's mainframe efforts now and moving into the future.
| Server-news Article Published September 30, 2014
The demonstration will show the maturity of the ecosystem around the 64-bit ARM architecture as it moves into the data center.
| Server-news Article Published September 29, 2014
HP adds a pair of new servers to its Project Moonshot high-density platform.
| Server-news Article Published September 10, 2014
The processor eventually will join two other 64-bit Atom-based SoCs aimed at dense data center environments, a segment also being targeted by ARM.
| Server-news Article Published September 8, 2014
Intel pulls the wraps off its latest server silicon, promising dramatic improvements in performance, security and monitoring capabilities.
| Server-news Article Published August 13, 2014
Integration with Database and Java development teams leads to new server CPU innovations.
| Server-news Article Published June 9, 2014
New Apollo portfolio of servers announced as well as expanded converged systems offerings.
| Server-news Article Published March 25, 2014
Advanced Micro Devices is progressing on its plans to move all of its North American data centers into a single 153,000-square-foot facility near Atlanta.
| Server-reviews Article Published February 18, 2014
With power and cooling the two most significant operating costs for servers, a more power-efficient solution can significantly impact the bottom line. In that respect, HP's new DL580 Gen8 certainly delivers.
| Server-news Article Published January 25, 2012
The PWS-1K03B-1R uninterruptable power supply (UPS) offers redundant battery backup.
| Trends Article Published May 6, 2011
Follow the Google's data center efficiency model when designing, locating and equipping your own data center.
| Hreviews Article Published December 4, 2008
Hard-Core Hardware: Emerson Network Power, parent company of Liebert Precision Cooling Brand, has product designed to cool every server room -- from those that can fit into a closet to large data centers.
| Hreviews Article Published November 13, 2008
Hard-Core Hardware: Every watt saved at the server component level increases three-fold as it it works its way back through the power and cooling infrastructure. This step-by-step guide runs the numbers and shows you how to shave nearly 30 percent off your power and cooling costs without impacting processes.
| Trends Article Published November 13, 2008
Greening your data center won't necessarily reduce your electricity bill, but it will save you money. Lots of money. Here's what you should be doing right now.
| Trends Article Published August 12, 2008
As more processing power gets crammed into the same amount of real estate, it is becoming increasingly challenging to get rid of excess heat. The latest solution -- water.
| Hreviews Article Published July 31, 2008
Switch Communications Group's SuperNAP Colocation Facility in Las Vegas aims to match blade density with affordable power and cooling. Will it be a lucky bet for power-starved enterprises?
| Hreviews Article Published July 28, 2008
The environment in your server room is nearly as important as the equipment itself. Find out which products are best for getting better acquainted.
| News Article Published October 12, 2007
The latest addition to Project Big Green is a "gas gauge" for its mainframes that will enable customers to monitor the precise energy consumption of their systems in real time.
| News Article Published September 21, 2007
Intel has compiled a number of solutions for Linux shops that are designed to curb power usage.
| News Article Published September 6, 2007
The latest in energy management: Turn servers off when they're not needed.
| News Article Published August 8, 2007
The non-profit consortium dedicated to advancing energy efficiency will begin benchmarking energy inefficiency and data center costs. Data collection through a number of surveys will be the first step.
| News Article Published July 25, 2007
Thermal Zone Mapping, technology designed to identify energy efficiency trouble spots in the data center is introduced, while Dynamic Smart Cooling receives some finishing touches before next month's launch.
| Tutorials Article Published July 9, 2007
Energy conservation can be as simple as shutting off servers at the end of the day or using efficiency ratings on power supplies to guide purchases. To get started, the Kill-A-Watt cumulative kilowatt-hour monitor is a quick and inexpensive way to measure how much energy you're saving or consuming.
| Tutorials Article Published June 18, 2007
Power supplies are one area where going cheap doesn't pay. Inferior power supplies can cause slowdowns, lockups, crashes and worse. The right product is one way to ensure systems remain healthy and stable.
| Trends Article Published June 14, 2007
Fix one and demand for the other may skyrocket. What steps can you take to mitigate both?
| Trends Article Published June 13, 2007
As blade servers and multi-core processors become more prevalent in the server room, the role of uninterruptible power supplies is changing and becoming even more important.
| Trends Article Published April 18, 2007
From hot-aisle containment cubes to water-based systems, rack cooling is hot. APC-MGE, Knurr, Liebert and Rittal strutted their best stuff at the CeBIT technology fair in Germany last month.
| Trends Article Published February 15, 2007
From Dell to University of Pennsylvania to Midwest ISO, power, server density and virtualization are the top-of-mind issues confronting data centers of all sizes and industries.
| News Article Published December 8, 2006
The U.S. Department of Energy thinks so, and an unlikely consortium of AMD, Intel, HP, Dell, IBM and others have come together to rally around the cause.
| News Article Published December 5, 2006
With its new PowerEdge Energy Smart 1950 and 2950 models, Dell entered the energy efficiency race this week.
| Hreviews Article Published November 20, 2006
Energy efficiency has become a top priority for chip vendors, OEMs and cooling vendors, alike.
| Tutorials Article Published October 25, 2006
Power and cooling issues pervade the data center. Storage is no exception to this. Its power consumption in the data center is now approaching that of servers.
| Hreviews Article Published September 25, 2006
In the next five years, power failures and power availability limitations may halt data center operations in more than 90 percent of companies. A UPS and a strategy for reducing power output is one way to be in the other 10 percent.
| Hreviews Article Published September 11, 2006
Water in the server room? Thanks to new cooling technologies, it's not only there when a natural disaster strikes. Liquid cooling and better rack designs are two ways enterprises are keeping the server room cool and energy costs down.
| Tutorials Article Published September 6, 2006
The impact of rising energy costs is being felt beyond the server room. IS organizations can no longer remain in the dark.
| News Article Published August 3, 2006
In the 21st Century server room, power and cooling are fast becoming top concerns. IBM has released new products and services to address these challenges at the chip, server, and data center layers.
| News Article Published May 5, 2006
HP is touting a holistic approach to energy savings in the data center that it claims will cut costs.