Data Center

Data Center news, analysis, research, how-to, opinion, and video.

blue sepia photo of people seated at row of computers in a computer lab or classroom
devops burnout

electric powerlines electricity energy fuel and power generation 000003701878

Get started with Windows PowerShell DSC

It’s easy to automate Windows Server configuration management with PowerShell; here’s how

car lights fast speed blurry corner turn

Nmap 7 brings faster scanning and improved IPv6 support

There are a lot of network management and monitoring goodies inside the latest version of Nmap

stage lights action theatre

The 5 biggest debuts at DockerCon

Throughout DockerCon Europe last week, new products and services made their first appearances, including Docker's fledgling management system

dockercon eu 2015

New Docker tool removes a big barrier for enterprises

With the Universal Control Plane, companies get operational control without restricting developers

Hewlett Packard Enterprise new signs

Containers get a fresh business boost from Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Hewlett Packard Enterprise just rolled out an entire portfolio of Docker-focused products

Satya Nadella Microsoft CEO Dell World 2015

Microsoft sets up data centers in Germany amid US surveillance concerns

Control over the data will not be with Microsoft but with Deutsche Telekom subsidiary T-Systems

sdn control

Review: Cisco ACI shakes up SDN

Hands-on with Cisco’s highly scalable data center network fabric driven by -- surprise -- a completely open API

Nadella at Azure

Microsoft to follow Amazon into UK with cloud hosting service

Microsoft will open its own data center hosting Office 365 and Azure services in the UK next year

Court of Justice of the European Union

What to do for privacy after Safe Harbor? Syncplicity has an idea

The cloud storage and collaboration company will let customers make sure European data stays in Europe

20151008 werner vogels aws reinvent screenshot

Amazon will open London data center by early 2017

AWS plans to offer its third location for Europeans worried about where their data is stored


The power of PowerShell: Essential tips Windows admins will love

Make the most of Microsoft’s command line by mastering the nuances of the PowerShell language

dome structure architecture

Beyond devops: Embrace infrastructure as code

In the cloud, infrastructure is accessible via APIs, and developers now have complete control

Hamburg's Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information Johannes Caspar

Split between EU privacy watchdogs on Safe Harbor worries businesses

German data protection authorities say hosting Europeans' data in Europe is the only safe option

fbi seal

The FBI isn't wrong; sometimes you will have to pay the ransom

It might make you feel dirty, but paying could be the best bet in some situations

convergence collaborate ideas datastream connection fiberwire

Config Manager goes hybrid, rethinks Windows 10 admin

The new SCCM is a bridge to broader identity-based management for Windows, iOS, Android, and sometimes OS X

guy in suit standing against chalkboard with lightbulbs drawn on board

LinkedIn learns to do devops right

Bruno Connelly, vice president of engineering at LinkedIn, describes how transforming operations gave rise to a new, hyperscale Internet platform

PowerShell for Exchange Admins

The power of PowerShell: An intro for Exchange admins

Forgo the GUI in favor of the console and free yourself of the drudgery of administering Exchange

two businessmen shaking hands making a deal

Trend Micro to acquire HP TippingPoint for new network security division

With HP TippingPoint acquisition, Trend Micro can expand into the data center

Load More