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Data Center Management

Rack-level security and compliance: five ways to fulfill tougher requirements with limited resources

If you manage an enterprise data center, you face intensifying security and compliance requirements at the rack level. To fulfill your rack-level compliance requirements with the utmost confidence and efficiency, you need to make some smart decisions for both the near and long term. In particular, you need control and audit solutions that readily fit into your existing DCIM technology that can leverage your current security. That way, you can cost-effectively add new control and monitoring capabilities at the rack level as required over time — without adding counter-productive friction to the tasks your staff performs every day.
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High performance applications with the Dominion KX III

Three generations of Dominion KX switches have provided IT and lab managers anytime, anywhere IP access to a wide variety of applications for over a decade. The KX III provides enterprise-wide, out-of-band, BIOS-level IP access with virtual media and remote power control. The popular virtual media feature allows administrators to load software, transfer files, and even boot a server from a USB drive, CD/DVD, or ISO image. By connecting Raritan’s PX intelligent rack PDUs, administrators can power-cycle hung servers remotely, saving them trips to the data center.
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Flying solo or going colo?

Organizations have a daunting choice of either building and operating their own data center ("flying solo") or being a tenant at a colocation provider ("colo") that can mean lower CAPEX, but having to rely on the outside provider for maintenance of critical infrastructure.
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Embracing the digital data center: how environmental monitoring and visibility lead to operational insights

With organizations embracing new technologies —from AI to IoT— and generating more data that will get us into the yottabyte age, data centers are under pressure to do a lot more — and to do it more efficiently and swiftly.
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10-to-400G structured cabling guide

With the continued requirement for expansion and scalability in the data center, cabling infrastructures must provide reliability, manageability, and flexibility. Deployment of an optical connectivity solution allows for an infrastructure that meets these requirements for current and future data rates – all the way to 400G.

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GovDC delivers a seamless user experience for Australian citizens

This case study looks at how the Australia-based GovDC is able to serve data centers in New South Wales with the use of solutions from Corning.
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Structured cabling design for large IT/service provider data centers

Data centers have no time for downtime or network failures. They require a cable infrastructure that allows for easy moves, adds, and changes. Flexibility, efficiency, and network security are key considerations. Organizations should make the most of structured cabling in the data center, no matter the size.
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Why Let Data Center Maintenance Keep You Up At Night?

This need for constant upkeep and reliance on the data centre is absolutely essential to business success and only looks set to increase as organisations increasingly deploy more business-critical applications.

Optimize infrastructure for hybrid data center strategies

This white paper addresses the use of both on-premises and hosted data centers. With cloud, big data, social media and mobile technologies, while creating new opportunities, are also adding more pressure on servers, storage, networks and data center infrastructure.

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Making your data center more efficient

This white paper addresses maximizing the efficiency of physical data center infrastructure. A physical data center that is well designed and intelligently monitored not only enables today’s initiatives in a flexible manner, but frees up resources for tomorrow’s efforts.
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