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Dell Uses Force to Enhance Integrated Datacenter Portfolio

Jul 20, 2011 |

Dell announced today that it intends to buy San Jose-based Force10 Networks, in part due to their Open Cloud Networking framework. The move represents a clear cloud datacenter-driven buy from Round Rock and signals what they hope will be more incentive for customers to see the value in integrated datacenter solutions.

TIlera Touts Triumph of Cloud Chips Over Intel

Jun 24, 2011 |

Tilera unveiled its cloud datacenter-specific chip family this week, noting performance and TCO benefits over Intel’s SandyBridge.

Are Cloud Datacenters Greener and Cleaner?

Aug 19, 2010 |

New data centers being run by the likes of Google or Microsoft are enormous and boast cost efficiencies 5-10X greater than traditional, “un-virtualized” enterprise data centers, which are also typically smaller. The efficiency benefits inherent in cloud data centers come in different forms and include positive aspects like superior energy efficiency, higher availability, and better performance.