Outsourced Data Centers: One Overall Concern
When a company evaluates a third party corporate data center for colocation or disaster recovery, the price of services is usually a concern. However, it is not the main concern. . .while one corporate data center operator may provide them with a lower price for monthly service, will that operator be the most highly available data center operator for that company’s applications?
New Approach to Water Treatment in the Data Center
Water Treatment in a Critical Data Center Facility is one of the most overlooked items. The quality of water greatly affects the facility’s ability to cool its critical environments.
Hybrid IT – The Standard for Today’s Businesses
A vast majority of companies are adopting a Bi-Modal or Hybrid IT strategy. In a nutshell, it’s a combination of putting some applications in the cloud, putting some on dedicated hardware in their own data center or in a colocation facility.
Next Generation Colocation: T5 Opens Up To Customers with StruxureWare DCIM
T5 recently rolled out StruxureWare, Schneider Electric’s DCIM suite, in its LA and Atlanta locations, and it’s at the heart of the company’s evolution.
Transparency Comes True: T5 Takes in the Full View Through DCIM
T5 Data Centers has gained a master view of its operations and facilities by embracing StruxureWare for Data Centers.
5 Popular Data Center Trends for 2016 – A Not-So-New Year Ahead
As companies wrap up 2015 and begin to put their strategic plans in place to make 2016 a successful year, I am beginning to see some trends that have become universal across many of the verticals I work with at T5.
Partnering: A Win for All in the Data Center
Partnering allows businesses to focus on their core business while offering products they couldn’t otherwise provide. Data Centers can benefit, too.
In Data Center Design, Experience and Foresight
are Critical to Total Availability
Providing total availability for our customers is a matter of anticipating what can go wrong with a given data center design.
Changing the Rules: Consumable Infrastructure
Service Models Using Colocation
If you’re considering colocation today, consider how each provider can help you in the areas of DCIM, Cloud Connectivity, and Flexible Contracting.
Cultivating the Enterprise Mindset
To deliver the level of services and expertise that CIOs and IT personnel demand requires employing an “enterprise mindset.”