The future of data centers looks very exciting. Data Centers are turning out
to be increasingly important in today's connected world as we can store and
process a lot of consumer and commercial data. Data centers seem to be either
becoming huge or very small. In general, marketing cloud storage and cloud
computing services are likely to increase the profit margins and favor the
large players. There is an increasing need for superior Data center
competence as we are more dependent on cloud-based applications and huge Data
The companies will view data as a resource to be extracted for insight,
innovation and opportunities are extracted from the future Data centers. The
future Data centers can be used as infrastructure as a service (IaaS) with
pay-per-use model. It will help companies to meet the business requirements
and to control the cost, scalabil... (more)
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Is the ongoing quest for agility in the data center forcing you to evaluate
how to be a part of infrastructure automation efforts?
As organizations evolve toward bimodal IT operations, they are embracing new
service delivery models and leveraging virtualization to increase
infrastructure agility. Therefore, the network must evolve in parallel to
become equally agile. Read this essential piece of Gartner research for
recommendations on achieving greater agility such as:
Don't assume that SDN is the only way to improve data center agil... (more)
PlexxiPulse - Eliminating Private Cloud Networking Barriers
By Mat Mathews
Many IT organizations look to the private cloud to improve agility and
simplify business operations. More and more are introducing converged and
hyperconverged infrastructure solutions to support cloud initiatives and
agile development practices. But there is too often a road block - legacy
data center networks.
Private clouds require a new multipurpose data center network to support
diverse applications and workloads without sacrificing performance or service
quality. Fully programmable and highly adaptab... (more)
Presidio has received the 2015 EMC Partner Services Quality Award from EMC
Corporation for achieving outstanding service excellence and customer
satisfaction as measured by the EMC Partner Services Quality (PSQ) program.
Presidio was also honored as the 2015 EMC Americas Marketing Excellence
Partner of the Year and 2015 Mid-Market East Partner of the Year.
The EMC PSQ program is a project-specific survey program designed for
partners with Service Partner designations to solicit customer feedback
regarding the quality of the partner's service engagements. The awards were
Cloud Expo Early Bird Savings
A robust ecosystem of solutions providers is emerging around cloud computing.
Here, SYS-CON's Cloud Computing Journal expands its list of most active
players in the fast-emerging Cloud Ecosystem, from the 'mere' 100 we
identified back in January of this year, to half as many again - testimony,
if any further were needed, to the fierce and continuing growth of the
"Elastic IT" paradigm throughout the world of enterprise computing.
Editorial note: The words in quotation marks used to describe the various
services and solutions in this round-up are in e... (more)
Some Server Storage I/O Benchmark Workload Scripts | Part 1
This is part one of a two-part series of posts about using some common server
storage I/O benchmark tools and workload scripts. View part II here which
includes the workload scripts and where to view sample results.
There are various tools and workloads for server I/O benchmark testing,
validation and exercising different storage devices (or systems and
appliances) such as Non-Volatile Memory (NVM) flash Solid State Devices
(SSDs) or Hard Disk Drives (HDD) among others.
Various NVM flash SSD including NVMe devices
For e... (more)