Nine Steps Your Organization Can Take to Mitigate Downtime

Greg Ross is Vice President of Product Management for FairPoint Communications. An unplanned outage is one of the worst things that can happen to a data center – and to your business  According to a 2016 Ponemon Institute study, a data center outage costs businesses an average of $8,851 per minute. […]

NTT’s RagingWire to Build a Third Ashburn Data Center Colossus

In an astonishing signal of how much commitment is required for a data center operator to remain competitive in a hot market, Reno, Nevada-based RagingWire ­­– a unit of Japan telco giant NTT Communications – announced Monday at the Gartner Data Center Summit in Las Vegas that it will be […]

Cisco-Arista Trial Reveals Bad Blood Over Networking Tech

BLOOMBERG — Blood feuds don’t typically revolve around command line interfaces and a few typos. This one does. Over the next two weeks officers and alumni of Cisco Systems Inc. will be taking the stand in a copyright trial in San Jose, California. The case is part of a broader legal […]