Intel presenta una nueva SSD de nivel múltiple para data centers

La unidad de estado sólido Intel SSD 710 series reemplazará a su predecesora, más cara

16 September 2011 by Virginia Toledo - DatacenterDynamics

Intel ha anunciado la disponibilidad de su última unidad de estado sólido (solid-state drive, SSD), el Intel Solid-State Drive serie 710, un SSD de celda de nivel múltiple (MltiMulti-Level Cell, MLC) creado específicamente para centros de datos y un sustituto del  SSD Intel X25-E Extreme. Mientras que el Intel X25-E se basaba en la memoria flash NAND de celda de nivel único (Single-Level Cell, SLC) - más cara-, el Intel SSD 710 utiliza una memoria flash NAND MLC de 25 nanómetros (nm) y tecnología High Endurance (HET) de Intel.

Joyent launches public cloud, takes aim at Amazon

Company says its cloud servers are 14x faster than EC2 instances

16 September 2011 by Yevgeniy Sverdlik - DatacenterDynamics

Cloud software and services provider Joyent has launched a public-cloud platform it says beats Amazon Web Services'Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) in both performance and reliability.

Intel unveils ultra low-power processor prototype

Chip can be powered by small solar cell

16 September 2011 by Yevgeniy Sverdlik - DatacenterDynamics

Intel CTO Justin Rattner unveiled an experimental microprocessor that requires so little power it can be powered by a small solar cell at this week's Intel Developer Forum in San Francisco.

ODCA joins with forces with Open Compute Project

Rack-scale infrastructure;ultra-efficient server and storage designs included in initial projects

15 September 2011 by Ambrose McNevin - DatacenterDynamics

The Open Data Center Alliance (ODCA) has partnered with the Open Compute Project (OCP) to devise system and data center specifications to drive adoption of efficient data center and infrastructure design;spur rapid hardware innovation;and encourage greater openness and industry collaboration.

North American data center automation market to grow 21% in four years

Report predicts growth driver will be need to reduce network costs

15 September 2011 by Yevgeniy Sverdlik - DatacenterDynamics

The North American market for data center automation solutions is expected to grow by 21% between 2010 and 2014, according to a recent report by market analysts Technavio.

Intel's latest data center SSDs to replace more costly predecessor

Multi-level-cell SSD 710 series offers higher capacity than single-level-cell alternative

15 September 2011 by Yevgeniy Sverdlik - DatacenterDynamics

Intel rolled out a replacement for its previous data solid-state drive (SSD), which unlike the older product was designed specifically to be deployed in data centers.

The new multi-level cell (MLC) Solid-State Drive 710 series was designed to replace the company's X25-E Extreme SSD, which was based on single-level cell (SLC) NAND flash memory. Intel says SSD 710 provides endurance and performance necessary for demanding storage and server applications at lower cost than the predecessor.

Chile: lanzan nuevas soluciones de cooling para data centers

APC presentó sus más recientes soluciones de enfriamiento para centros de datos

13 September 2011 by Virginia Toledo - DatacenterDynamics

APC by Schneider Electric realizó el Precision Cooling Seminar, donde dio a conocer sus más recientes soluciones de diseño y tecnología para aire acondicionado de precisión. Durante el evento, Carlos Zaldívar, gerente de Desarrollo de Negocios de Soluciones de Enfriamiento para Data Center de Schneider Electric para América Latina, señaló: “Existen diferentes soluciones de enfriamiento, desde closets de cableados hasta equipos perimetrales para centros de datos con bajas densidades”.

Red Hat, HP e Intel inauguran un nuevo Demo Center en Madrid

13 September 2011 by Virginia Toledo - DatacenterDynamics

HP calls for cloud testers

VP of emerging cloud services says HP wants to get development community in for coverged infrastructure and software offerings

13 September 2011 by Penny Jones - DatacenterDynamics

HP has called for participants for the beta testing of its public cloud offering, announced earlier this year.
HP VP of emerging cloud services Emil Sayegh used a blog posting to highlight HP’s desire for participants last Friday.

Telefónica lanzó servicio de hosting para PyMEs

12 September 2011 by Virginia Toledo - DatacenterDynamics