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ALSO CALLED: Computer Rooms, Datacentres, Datacenters, Computer Centers, Internet Data Centers, Data Centres
DEFINITION: A data center (sometimes spelled datacenter) is a centralized repository, either physical or virtual, for the storage, management, and dissemination of data and information organized around a particular body of knowledge or pertaining to a particular business. The National Climatic Data Center (NCDC), for example, is a public data center that maintains the world's largest archive of weather information.  … 
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Instill Better Collaboration Practices Into Your Business
sponsored by XO Communications
WHITE PAPER: View this white paper to learn why deploying a hosted PBX service is more advantageous than sticking with your traditional, premier-based PBX.
Posted: 27 Feb 2015 | Published: 27 Feb 2015

XO Communications

How Desktop-as-a-Service Can Solve Higher Education’s End-User Computing Challenges
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Access this informative white paper to discover how desktop-as-a-service builds on virtual desktop computing but takes it a step further moving it to the cloud. Explore eleven benefits of DaaS and how this technology is built for higher education.
Posted: 27 Feb 2015 | Published: 28 Nov 2014

VMware

When to Host Applications in a VM Replica
sponsored by Rackspace
EGUIDE: This expert guide gives you insight into one possible tool for copying changing to a VM replica.
Posted: 27 Feb 2015 | Published: 27 Feb 2015

Rackspace

What You Need to Know about Microsoft's Cloud Platform
sponsored by Rackspace
EGUIDE: This expert guide examines one cloud management platform, Windows Azure Pack, and tells you what you need to know for its installation and operation.
Posted: 27 Feb 2015 | Published: 27 Feb 2015

Rackspace

Cloud Application Architecture Trends: 4 ways it differs
sponsored by Rackspace
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive whitepaper covers four steps you must take in order to unlock the full benefits of designing applications for the cloud.
Posted: 27 Feb 2015 | Published: 15 Sep 2014

Rackspace

Top 5 data centre trends to watch in 2015
sponsored by Dimension Data
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to explore what experts believe are the top trends to watch for data centers in 2015 and find out their expected impact on business.
Posted: 26 Feb 2015 | Published: 28 Nov 2014

Dimension Data

Desktop as a Service: Delivering the Customer Experience Users Require Without the Up-Front Costs
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, find out how DaaS is moving beyond client virtualization efforts by moving VDI to hosted cloud service providers.
Posted: 25 Feb 2015 | Published: 29 Aug 2014

VMware

CA Cloud Service Management data sheet
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource to learn the benefits and results of a next generation set of service management tools. You'll learn how these tools provide a powerful but flexible solution that is built for speed—rapidly accelerating time-to-value where other SaaS solutions fall short.
Posted: 25 Feb 2015 | Published: 29 Aug 2014

CA Technologies.

Explore a New Way to Meld Performance and Reduce Risks
sponsored by Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines a server solution that is 29.8% more cost-effective than the competing x86, RHEL-based system. Read on to learn about this data center approach that melds heightened performance and reduced risk with significant value.
Posted: 25 Feb 2015 | Published: 25 Feb 2015

Oracle Corporation UK Ltd

Dummies Guide - Server Virtualization
sponsored by Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
WHITE PAPER: More and more organizations are moving to virtualization, but why?This resource delivers the basics of server virtualization. Read on to learn what virtualization is and why you should consider it. You'll learn 10 ways one virtualization delivers more value.
Posted: 25 Feb 2015 | Published: 25 Feb 2015

Oracle Corporation UK Ltd

Tips To Help Fully Review and Understand Colocation Facilities
sponsored by Iron Mountain
EGUIDE: This e-guide dives deep into the nitty-gritty on data center tier certification and how to fully review and understand the facility that you're looking into. Additionally, learn if an eco-friendly colo data center can really save you some money.
Posted: 24 Feb 2015 | Published: 24 Feb 2015

Iron Mountain

How we are Helping Transform End-User Computing, to Yield Cost Savings and Productivity Gains
sponsored by Unisys
CASE STUDY: Inside this case study, find out how one organization implemented a workspace-as-a-service (WaaS) to help create a flexible, best-fit workspace and applications delivery strategy for each user, on any device they choose that can adapt to their changing needs.
Posted: 24 Feb 2015 | Published: 28 Nov 2014


The Ashburn Alternative for Maryland Wholesale Data Centers
sponsored by ByteGrid
RESOURCE: Access this facility brochure to learn about an outsourced data center located in Silver Spring, MD that offers concurrently maintainable, fault-tolerant, financial grade, and compliant data center solutions.
Posted: 24 Feb 2015 | Published: 24 Feb 2015

ByteGrid

The Premier Enterprise Data Center for Chicago’s Booming Western Suburbs
sponsored by ByteGrid
RESOURCE: Check out this facility brief to learn about an outsourced data center stationed in the Aurora/Chicago Western Suburbs that features highly secure, redundant, and supporting high availability as well as state-of-the-art electrical and mechanical systems to support enterprise-level data center requirements.
Posted: 24 Feb 2015 | Published: 24 Feb 2015

ByteGrid

Case Study: Public Cloud Efficiency with Private Data Storage
sponsored by NetApp
CASE STUDY: Access this white paper to discover how storing data on NetApp systems inside Equinix data centers with a dedicated, high-speed connection to AWS is enabling flexible IT for organizations that want to gain efficiencies of public cloud with the performance availability and control of private storage.
Posted: 24 Feb 2015 | Published: 24 Feb 2015

NetApp

Forrester's Evaluation of Hosted Collaboration Service Providers
sponsored by NaviSite
WHITE PAPER: CIOs need to consider moving collaboration tools off-premises. Today, there is a burgeoning services sector that can deliver highly customized messaging, teaming, and real-time communication services for the enterprise. This report provides an overview of the market, giving CIOs a sense of the players, their capabilities, and their offerings.
Posted: 23 Feb 2015 | Published: 23 Feb 2015

NaviSite

Using SCCD to Resolve an Issue
sponsored by IBM
VIDEO: This video examines how a held desk agent can use SmartCloud Control Desk to resolve an incident. View now to get a step-by-step breakdown of this process.
Posted: 23 Feb 2015 | Premiered: 07 May 2014

IBM

Using SCCD to Request a Service
sponsored by IBM
VIDEO: This video explores how an end user can use SmartCloud to request a new service. View now to get a step-by-step breakdown of the process.
Posted: 23 Feb 2015 | Premiered: 07 Feb 2014

IBM

Savvy Tips To Curb Colocation Costs
sponsored by Iron Mountain
EGUIDE: In this informative e-guide, discover if a colocation services or cloud services approach is best fit for your organization. In addition, you will learn that with a little forethought, planning and savvy infrastructure decisions, your organization can keep colocation costs as low as possible.
Posted: 20 Feb 2015 | Published: 20 Feb 2015

Iron Mountain

Why SMBs Should Use Windows Server 2003 Migration as a Launchpad to IT Transformation
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the importance of upgrading your servers before taking on new business initiatives in the SMB environment.
Posted: 20 Feb 2015 | Published: 20 Feb 2015

Hewlett-Packard Company

Case Study: A New Way to Improve Uptime and Reliability
sponsored by Rackspace
VIDEO: In this video, you'll learn how simPRO was able to improve the uptime and reliability of their job management software by leveraging a powerful cloud-based approach. View now to learn how this system allowed them to become far more reliable, resilient, and scalable than before.
Posted: 19 Feb 2015 | Premiered: 21 Jan 2015

Rackspace

Shrink the Data Storage Footprint
sponsored by NaviSite
VIDEO: This webcast takes you beyond typical cloud storage solutions and examines the pitfalls of thinking that all enterprise-class storage solutions are roughly the same.
Posted: 19 Feb 2015 | Premiered: 31 Oct 2013

NaviSite

How Smart Enterprises are Tackling Workspace Transformation
sponsored by Unisys
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover how workspace-as-a-service is a user centric approach to modern workspaces that allows for anytime, anywhere access.
Posted: 19 Feb 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014


CW Buyer's Guide: Software-Defined Everything
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EBOOK: In this 10-page buyer's guide, Computer Weekly looks at the practicalities of the software-defined approach to everything including computing, networks, storage and more.
Posted: 18 Feb 2015 | Published: 18 Feb 2015

ComputerWeekly.com

Three Tough Business Challenges a Private Cloud can Handle
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This resource explains three tough business challenges a private cloud can handle. Read on to learn how private cloud can help you quickly respond to new or changing requirements, optimize efficiency while reducing costs, enable productive and satisfied users, and more.
Posted: 18 Feb 2015 | Published: 16 Feb 2015

Dell and Microsoft
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DATA CENTERS DEFINITION (continued): … A data center (sometimes spelled datacenter) is a centralized repository, either physical or virtual, for the storage, management, and dissemination of data and information organized around a particular body of knowledge or pertaining to a particular business. The National Climatic Data Center (NCDC), for example, is a public data center that maintains the world's largest archive of weather information. A private data center may exist within an organization's facilities or may be maintained as a specialized facility. According to Carrie Higbie, of Global Network Applications, every organization has a data center, although it might be referred to as a server room or even a computer closet. In that sense, data center may be synonymous with network operations center (NOC), a restricted access area containing automated systems that constantly monitor server activity, Web traffic, and network performance.
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