The Excellence Data Architecture Design Award is given to Datacenter.com
Datacenter.com, a worldwide producer of the cloud data services has won an excellence prize from the European Datacloud for its unique data architecture facilities design due to its exceptional secur..
Google’s TPU 3.0 Machine Hardware Accelerates and Becomes Faster
The general trend of artificial intelligence is strongly supported by Google’s last developments, as its CEO claims. Google is now building up the Tensor Processing Unit (TPU), which is aimed to h..
Exhaustion of ipv4 addresses in AFRINIC region
Today any business is dependent on the Internet. And the Internet is dependent on IP addresses. In spite of all the ongoing work on the popularization of Ipv6 by RIRs for the present day the Internet ..
New IBM FlashSystem 840 allows to store in rack up to petabyte
Once IBM has increased the performance of 6th generation X series servers by connecting solid-state storage to the memory channels, they want to do the same for the data centers. They released storage..
Dell company has started 2018 by expanding its PoweerEdge server
Dell company has started 2018 by expanding its PoweerEdge server line and presented XIV generation with 3 new high-performance computing servers — R6415, R7415 and R7425. According to the president of..
Pillars of E-commerce hosting: high speed and up-time
Today, thanks to free templates and affordable web hosting many entrepreneurs choose to create their own online store. Online stores are very dynamic. Compared to conventional non-commercial Web sites..
Unbelievable Power Usage Effectiveness of underground Iron Mountain DC
Underground "nuclear" data centers have been used to store data for decades. Recently, underground bunkers became a growing niche in the world of data centers. Company Iron Mountain as the well-known ..
Intel presented fresh research and solutions for smart factory
The terms "digital production", "industry 4.0", "smart factory" are often used as synonyms, but in fact all these concepts designate one trend: to replace work of worker and the machine separately on ..
Facebook is planning to invest 1B $ in expanding "green" data center
Despite Facebook's problems with the governments of the countries on both sides of the Atlantic, the company announced plans to expand its server capacity in Sweden, namely, the plan for the construct..
Market prices for IPv4 ranges in 2018
If you or your company needs IPv4 resources what options do you have? There are 2 basic options. Many choose leasing IPv4 addresses routed on a server in many data centers all around the world. It is ..
Google is building 5 new data centers in the USA for Google Cloud platform
The last quarter of 2017 showed the strong growth trend of the client base of Google, therefore its parent company Alphabet will direct its cash flows to the expansion of infrastructure, namely, on bu..
Hivelocity presents instantly deployable dedicated servers based on AMD EPYC
The large hosting provider Hivelocity started cooperation with AMD and introduced the line of Instantly Deployable Dedicated Servers on the basis of new EPYC processors. Servers with a new architectur..
The Telegram blockage dramatically increased the demand for VPN services in data centers
The actions of Roskomnadzor regarding the blocking of the Telegram messenger on the territory of Russia have not yet led to the result expected by the agency. Thousands of websites have suffered, dome..
Intel is redesigning its processors without Meltdown & Spectre
In March 2018, Intel announced that it was continuing to work on protection against Meltdown and Specter. In addition to the released "patches" for existing processors, the company intends to rework t..
How GDPR affects the international hosting market?
In May 2018, Europe switched to the updated rules for processing personal data, established by General Data Protection Regulation. The new regulations provide EU residents with the tools to fully cont..
How the growing popularity of the Internet of things affects the data centers?
The Internet of things is a mass application of all sensitive elements that are equipped with chips and are able to communicate using a dedicated IP address. According to researchers who study the Int..
News of the cooling systems market for data centers
Cooling is one of the most expensive items of operating costs of any data center. With the increased use of servers for high density cloud services, the temperature issue has become even more expensiv..
Norwegian government wants to make Norway the world leader in hosting services
Norway since 2015 is experiencing a "boom" in the building of new data centers, especially large ones. Prior to this, the country mainly built medium and small data centers, although there were a coup..
Is it true that hosting is important for SEO of your site?
This is a question that worries many people: those who already have their own website and those who are just planning to launch it. It should be noted that in the network you can find hundreds of diff..
How multifactor authentication looks like in the DC?
Information protection is one of the condition of data center functioning. Therefore, it is necessary to assign different levels of access to users to protect information. Usually, several levels of p..
How and why does China invest in the infrastructure of the Internet
Since 2015, the Chinese authorities announced the beginning of a large modernization of Internet structures project in the country. $ 182 billion will be spent on new fiber-optic networks, as well as ..
Use monitoring service for early detection of DDOS attacks
Average losses from DDoS attacks are estimated around 50 thousand dollars for small organizations and almost 500 thousand dollars for large enterprises. Eliminating the consequences of a DDoS attack w..
Cockatoos threaten the development of a nationwide network infrastructure in Australia
In Australia, the National Broadband Network (NBN) project has been developed for several years. Its goal is to provide high-speed access to the network of the overwhelming number of residents of this..
How likely is it that your site will "fall" during the holidays?
Holidays are a special time for many areas of activity. For some companies it's a dead season, for others it's an opportunity to earn extra profit. People who are working with sites and hosting and in..
Samsung launched mass production of corporate 30TB SSD
South Korean company Samsung announced the launch of the world's largest capacitive solid state drive - 30 TB model SSD PM1643. The system is based on 512Gb V-NAND memory. According to representatives..
Microsoft successfully loaded the data center into the North Sea
The Natrick project from Microsoft dipped a modular DC in the coast of Scotland, which is expected to work there at the depth of more than 35 meters for 5 years without lifting to the surface. Communi..
Threadripper 2: 32-core desktop processor from AMD
On the next day after the presentation of the new top Intel processor with 28 cores, AMD presented its solution - 32-core desktop processor Threadripper 2 series Ryzen. This time the company managed t..
Global information security threats: trends of 2018
The nature of global threats to security systems is changing every year. According to forecasts, angry customers will put pressure on governments, demanding tougher legislation on data protection, and..
Kaspersky Lab is building a data center in Switzerland
Russian IT company Kaspersky Lab intends to open a data processing center in Switzerland. It would seem that this news is not surprising because Switzerland has been a magnet for foreign companies for..
New IBM Power9 servers with machine learning processors
In December 2017 IBM released AC922 servers of the new generation based on Power9 processors, adapted to work with artificial intelligence, machine learning, and also for working with cloud environmen..
New faster and more stable data-storage for data centers
A new type of storage memory, which is now available for use in data centers, significantly reduces latency and latency of processors and repeatedly accelerates the process of saving and retrieving da..
Hosting for a startup: shared, cloud or own server?
This question is sooner or later is asked by any startup. The answer in each case will have to be looked for independently, to evaluate the pros and cons, to estimate the risks and to consider the bud..
Why smart IaaS provider does not build its own data center?
Although providers with their own data center have certain advantages, including more control over the infrastructure, the disadvantages of this approach often outweigh. This is the need for large ini..
Fujitsu and Huawei entering the market of AI processors
Fujitsu and Huawei are starting the race to develop their own chips for solving problems related to AI. As Huawei’s CEO Yu Chengdun told on China Internet Conference 2017 company is not going to relea..
Global information security threats: trends of 2018
The nature of global threats to security systems is changing every year. According to forecasts, angry customers will put pressure on governments, demanding tougher legislation on data protection, and..
Main fallacies when comparing your own servers with the cloud
Some use the clouds because of flexibility, other want to get away from routine, the third needs centralization, the fourth one needs security. However, the clouds are not only convenient, but also be..
The global market for commercial cloud equipment is tend to grew by a third
Cloud providers have been increasing purchases of infrastructure equipment for several quarters in a row, and the first quarter of 2018 was no exception. Analysts calculated that during this period, p..
Water cooling in the data centers: reasons of popularity
The forecasts of the size of the cooling water market for computing equipment confirm that by 2023 its size will reach $ 5 billion. One of the main reasons for this is the simple extensive growth of t..
The use of new generation DCIM solutions in the data center
DCIM-solutions that monitor the work of data center environment have become mass-scale only with the growth of both the date of the centers and the industry itself. Now the development of DCIM-solutio..
The Chinese company will enter the market of x86-processor manufacturers
The Chinese initiative Made in China 2025, which aims to reorient the country from copying and adopting technologies to their own development, supported the Hygon manufacturer and their x86 processors..
Using graphics processors to protect against virus attacks
After a series of scandals associated with the Specter and Meltdown, OEMs decided to deal with vulnerabilities at the hardware level. Accelerated Memory Scanning will be one of the solutions Intel is ..
Business is placing digital counterpart of company’s equipment in external DCs
Digital counterpart for a business do not have a clear definition, according to Forrester Research center, but this the theme is constantly rising. The analytical company proposes to consider the digi..
Business readiness to rethink way of working with big data
The razzle around the concept of big data is gone into decline, but many companies are still having strong interest for the analytical processing of big data (like Hadoop or Spark technologies). These..
Readiness of employees for digital transformation in the company
Trust to the staff contributes to direct savings in corporate spending, as well as strengthening the image of companies: in companies with a digital workspace, 20% of software for solving business pro..
The increased number of new devices stimulates the usage of IPv6
Technology and IoT are developing faster than ever, but even in such a flexible world as the world of IT, something remains unchanged: the increase in the use of IPv6 instead of IPv4 practically tends..
The information security industry is growing thanks to cyber attacks
The capitalization of companies that have been trading on HACK stock exchange for the past half of 2018 increased by 18%. HACK includes holdings that provide popular solutions for information security..
How to achieve 100% of the project's availability?
Before trying to ensure the maximum uptime of the project, it is necessary to correlate the costs and the cost of downtime. Usually, this is very important for companies which are depended from other ..
Serverless computing, multi-clouds and automation of IT infrastructure as trends in virtualization
Analysis of trends in virtualization shows that a number of virtualization-based technologies have passed the phase of experimental implementation and are preparing to become commercial products. Serv..
Why do large IT companies lay own underwater cables
In mid-July, Google's cloud technology division announced the beginning of work on the first private transatlantic underwater cable - Dunant. "Private" in this case means that the whole project is imp..
What is safer to use in the DC: hypervisor or containers?
Experts for a long time can not agree on which of the two technologies is more secure. If you do not take into account the generally accepted dogma, "a virtual machine will always be more reliable," a..
NVMe over Fabrics: new storage technology
Some time ago one of the hot trends was the use of SSD-drives connected to the PCI Express bus using NVMe technology, which provides good efficiency and low latency. Today new point of growth will be ..
In 2019, more than 65% of enterprises will have a digital transformation strategy
IDC expects that next year the expenses on digital transformation, including equipment, software and services, will approach 1.3 trillion. This is 16.8% more than the estimate for the current year, eq..
Multi Actuator technology allows you to double the performance of HDD
In a classic HDD, the actuator with magnetic heads has a one-piece design, so all the writing / reading heads rotate synchronously. Seagate's Multi Actuator technology divides the actuator into two bl..
DCs should prepare for new storage infrastructure solutions
An outpacing increase in the importance of the information constituent of the systems in comparison with the actual computing component is one of the key trends in IT development. But on the way to im..
The new Cisco SD WAN is the ideal solution for the corporate network
The critical increase of servicing the corporate network cost (according to experts, today it is three times higher than the cost of the network itself), as well as the urgent need for rapid configura..
How IaaS provider organizes information security
In today's article, we'll note some of the biggest security threats and talk about how IaaS providers protect customer data. Data loss You can lose data in many ways: it can be damaged by intruders, a..
Corporate data centers will be replaced by commercial ones
Vice President of Gartner company said in a corporate blog that by 2025 80% of enterprises will close their data centers. For comparison, today only 10% of companies refused from using own equipment. ..
Barriers of the business in digital transformation
If in 2015 the company placed in the cloud only 10% of infrastructure and computing capacity, now some of them have 90%, but it was not easy to achieve this. On the way to the goal, the company will f..
What is the guarantee of effective cloud infrastructure
The trend of the transfer to the cloud is at full blast, therefore, both large and small companies are trying to follow it, believing that the transfer of computing resources and data warehouses to pu..
Big sales for e-commerce is challenge for hosting
Let's start with the fundamental question: what exactly is the reason for the unstable operation of our site? What makes the site unstable? 1. Accidents related to releases. 2. Errors of administrator..
The IPv6 protocol provides as opportunities as well as risks
For many years, Internet users viewed the IPv6 protocol as a way to speed up network traffic and address the pending problem of the exhaustion of the network address pool. However, although many IT ma..
How RIRs offer to solve the problem with the lack of IPv4 addresses
The management of IP space and distribution is carried out by the IANA Internet address space administration and regional Internet registrars (ARIN, APNIC, AfriNIC, LACNIC, RIPE NCC). In early 2011, I..
Citrix Systems preparing new infrastructure solutions
As follows from the new functionality of Citrix Systems products, the company sees the main centers of application of its efforts in developing technologies that affect the transformation of workplace..
Tier certification for DC: the pros and cons
When we talk about the reliability of IT systems, we should not limit ourselves exclusively to network security issues. There can not be trifles here - everything matters from the quality of equipment..
Why Pangnote a roaring Hosting services exchange and does not look like a forum
Most Internet users believed for years that the forum is the best tool to find services/products. And it is only natural that new platforms for searching for services are now replacing forums. Our Pan..
Search of Dedicated Servers using the Pangnote
For a user who needs to lease a dedicated server it is critically important to find not just a financially profitable offer, but also a server that will work correctly with minimal control from user`s..
Searching of virtual and cloud servers using the Pangnote
When looking for a cloud or VPS, there are so many parameters affecting the decision making. The basic will be such as connection speed, price, location, reliability of the data center, technical supp..
Search tool for the purchase or sale of IP resources on the Pangnote platform
On the stage of developing our platform we set ourselves the goal of creating a tool to find a solution to the purchase-related services in the hosting industry. We are oriented not only on users but ..
Searching for a colocation using Pangnote
Many organizations or users are facing with the need to place their equipment in a remote data center. The choice of such data center is a particularly important task, because you are not only choosin..
Lithium-ion batteries as UPS in the data center
The first single-phase models of UPS on lithium-ion batteries appeared in the Schneider Electric portfolio as far back as 2013. As technology has improved, the company has returned to Li-ion solutions..
Search for IP transit and similar specific services using Pangnote
For providers, operators and large companies that need a reliable and high-speed global Internet connection, we have created a section on Pangnote where they can find the IP transit service. The secti..
Little less conversation, little more actions. How Pangnote plans to reduce the time it takes to find a provider of hosting services
According to official statistics for 2018, there is more than 4.5 thousand hosting providers in the world, and for non-official this number is at least twice bigger. Given that hosting as a service is..
Feedback. Why should I suggest on how to improve the Pangnote resource?
Our team strives to create a consumer-oriented platform for hosting services, so we need a link between companies and users. Each user has unique requests or requirements. Therefore, your view and alg..
The server market news: x86 is still growing, mainframes are falling harshly
Gartner unveiled the state of the global server market in the second quarter. According to their information, serve`s supply will reached 2.8 million units, which is 2.4% more compared to the same per..
The blockchain market is growing: where, how much and how data centers should act
By 2020, global expenses on blockchain solutions will exceed $ 9.7 billion, IDC predicts. For the period from 2017 to 2020 the average annual growth in costs (CAGR) will reach 73.2%. This year, total ..
Tips on how to avoid problems with the creation and recovery of backup
You can avoid problems with backups if you follow several simple rules. There is nothing complicated. We ourselves try to fulfill them, and, it is necessary to tell, it works. At once we will tell tha..
How provider can help company with disaster recovery
As a result of the conversion of companies to the use of several cloud providers and the use of large data in critical applications, disaster recovery plans (DRs) should be revised, and possibly sent ..
The cost of IPv6 implementation and who does actually need it
RIPE NCC, in its report "Statistics of IPv6 implementation in the region," said that currently 45% of all LIRs do not have IPv6 at all, some IPv6 addresses are allocated, but this does not mean anythi..
Data center strategy to protect against cyber attacks given the trend of their growth
Traditional threats to the security of data centers, related to infrastructure, construction and operation errors, will continue to lead in the near future, but now we must pay attention to the risks ..
What CIO need to know about the technical side of omnichannel connection
Consumers want to have connection with business right anywhere and anytime. Currently, more than 50% of global traffic is generated by mobile devices, and customer service on many online sites is now ..
IPv4 buy solutions from official broker. Trading platform Pangnote
Almost all infrastructure engineers aware of the fact that allocation of IPv4 addresses have stopped almost in all the world (except Europe and Africa). So our platform decided to help ISP and other c..
Why IPv4 rent is extremely popular lately?
It's no secret that the Internet is developing quickly, so it's no surprise that the latest free address blocks /8 (IPv4) were distributed by the IANA between regional registrars in 2011. The last blo..
Looking where to buy IPv4 addresses?
Before Microsoft's purchase of more than half a million IP addresses have not considered by Internet registrars as objects of sale, because it is neither an intellectual property item nor network traf..
IP lease and maintenance of autonomous systems AS
Internet companies, and all representatives of the corporate sphere, faced the expected, but still extremely embarrassing problem: the pool of free IP-addresses is exhausted. As a result, companies wi..
All you want to ask about IP sell process
IPv6 was created to solve the problems that IPv4 can not handle. First of all, this should happen due to the use of address numbers 128 bits instead of 32. After the IPv4 address space is over, the si..
What IP broker can do for you?
Exhaustion of IPv4 addresses is affecting all Internet users. The inaccessibility of IP addresses means, in a sense, that the Internet is almost at full capacity and communication with new network dev..
How to buy or sell your RIPE IPs with the best price
The process of selling IP address network for many companies will be a novelty and will cause quite a few questions. so many prefer to use the services of brokers. It is these intermediaries that have..
How to buy IPv4 subnet with minimum risk and optimal price
If you faced with lack of IP addresses, then you can become LIR yourself and get a one-time / 22 (1024 addresses) RA network allocation, an IPv6 / 29 block and an autonomous system. For this, you in y..
Sale of IPv4: from agreement till receipt of payment
Having the right strategy is the key to the successful sale of IPv4. You must control the sale from the very beginning of the process until you receive payment, and the buyer get all rights. You know ..
Thinking of buying IP addresses? Reasons to do it
Any computer connected to the Internet, have to be assigned a unique (in global terms) digital combination, called IP-address. This allows the various programs operating in the network, to work togeth..
Why IP rental price is constantly growing?
Ten-year forecasts about the possible exhaustion of IPv4-addresses has become a reality. In the United States, the range of Internet addresses based on Internet Protocol version 4 has already been exh..
IPv4 blocks rental: prices and conditions
The lease of IPv4 blocks is targeted specifically to meet the needs for IPv4 addresses of companies and enterprises operating in mission-critical IT systems and networks that should not be compromised..
AI systems optimize the cooling of servers in DC
AI gives administrators in the data center recommendations on how to optimize server power consumption. The solution reduced energy costs for cooling systems by 40% and reduced the PUE by 15%. Accordi..
Cloud DRaaS as a cloud-based server disaster recovery service
Most customers, even if they have fault-tolerant virtual machine clusters, and do not perform regular backups regularly, do not pay enough attention to the DRP. And faced with some serious malfunction..
New OpenStack Rocky works on bare metal without server OS
OpenStack continues to conquer the corporate environment. At present, the complex, which unites several Open Source projects and serves the creation of infrastructure of cloud services and cloud stora..
World colocation market will continue to grow
According to estimates in 2015, the turnover of the world market of engineering infrastructure leasing reached 27 billion dollars. In the next two years, the growth of this segment of the market conti..
Data Centers are preparing to help with digital transformation
Digital transformation and favorable macroeconomic conditions give a good impetus to information technology vendors. World IT spending is growing because of many factors that overlap each other, such ..
Hewlett Packard Enterprise presented solutions for hybrid cloud environment
According to forecasts of experts by 2020, almost half of all companies that are locating their equipment in data centers will use cloud models. A hybrid model is a fundamental concept for consuming a..
How to avoid mistakes when choosing a hosting
Everyone says that they learn from mistakes, but sometimes these mistakes can lead to very large losses. Therefore, your attention would like to introduce a few common mistakes that are allowed when c..
Features of hosting industry in Lithuania
Lithuania is a small country (only 3.3 million inhabitants), but after joining the EU, the telecommunications market has started to develop very actively. Optical networks appeared in all major cities..
The future of offline computing in data centers
The revival of autonomous computing is a step towards the construction of SDDC. Today, the stage of widespread introduction of virtualization in the data centers has already been completed, the introd..
Cisco C480ML M5 server for working with AI
In the line of Cisco servers, the first server appeared to work with loads in the field of AI and machine learning. The use of these new technologies opens up new ways of solving complex problems for ..
How do DCs of the world market of colocation leader work
Today we will discuss the model of the rendering of services by Equinix, which has more than 180 DCs. If you believe the analysts Equinix's revenues in the colocation market are pushing up, one of the..
The USA is the most reliable country for building data center
Let's look at the advantages of hosting in the US and the reasons why more owners/developers prefer to place their projects overseas. About 110-15 years ago the phrase "hosting provider" in the countr..
What is more important for the domain name length or readability?
The length of the domain name is important, but it is no more important than readability, experts say. Yes, short domains help to improve SEO-indicators, but in the conditions of growing popularity of..
Forecasts for DC server market for Q3-Q4 of 2018.
The server market review for the first half of 2018 showed that the volume of shipments on the server market grew by 4.3% compared to the previous year. If we consider the market in unit terms, then s..
What should the client look for in the data center?
Data center as a business is firstly providing infrastructure for rent, secondly the procedure for rendering services on this infrastructure to customers of this data center as a business. Proceeding ..
Options for the strategic planning of IT infrastructure deployment
Today, there are several options for placing IT infrastructure for business. All of them have their own pros and cons, about each there is enough information of varying degrees of relevance. First opt..
The work of data centers has become less reliable
The international certification center for data processing centers Uptime Institute in the newest poll revealed an unpleasant trend. According to the largest survey of specialists from 900 data center..
Places on the planet where the use of the Internet is a real challenge
In the village of Trimley, St. Martin the slowest Internet in the whole UK (as of December 2017) is 0.68 Mbps. Of course, in developed countries such problems exist only in sparsely populated areas. F..
Data Center Technologies for Video Production
The entertainment that the audience enjoys today is the result of the progress. Today video imposes higher demands on the IT infrastructure. New solutions and equipment that transform data centers all..
Dedicated servers against clouds: when it is better to use
Despite the fact that technically the cloud provides rapid computational loads and an equally rapid scaling of storage, for many companies there are good reasons for purchasing and installing local se..
In the market of cloud services, the leaders are hyper scalable solutions
Synergy Research has published a new study on the cloud services market (IaaS, PaaS and SaaS) which, in addition to indicators for individual market segments, refers to the trend that affects the mark..
Samsung plans to become one of the telecommunications equipment manufacturers leaders
Samsung Electronics intends to take advantage of the opportunities that will open after the commercial introduction of 5G technology in 2019. The South Korean giant is increasing investments in its te..
How will the new billion of users affect the development of the Internet?
Who are they? These are people who today rarely see computers. Their first contact with the network will be via a mobile phone. Most likely, the first thing that they are waiting for are popular messe..
Mass attack on sites with the WordPress engine
The network identified an automated mass attack, hitting sites developed on WordPress, which is used by about 30% of the ten million largest sites. During the attack, sites with an unrefined engine ar..
Cisco is developing a hyperconvergent ecosystem
Cisco is actively developing an ecosystem of hyperconvergent technologies. For example, in October last year the company announced a partnership with Google. IT giants will provide a joint solution fo..
The RAM for the data centers will become cheaper
RAM will be cheaper than analysts expected. According to the experts' expectations, the contract prices for DRAM-memory chips in the fourth quarter of 2018 will drop by 7% compared to the previous thr..
AMD EPYC's success forced Intel to sell Xeon cheaper
The appearance on the market of server hardware of EPYC processors with Zen architecture allowed AMD to restore itself as a main competitive supplier of Intel Xeon processors. Prior to this, over the ..
Intel promises to expand production to meet the demand of the CPU market
Intel, which has a 90% share of the global processor market, is taking steps to increase the production of its CPUs and mitigate their deficit, which PC brands and their ODM partners have recently bee..
New drives for data centers: Toshiba introduced the SSD, and Seagate has released the HDD
New SSD The Japanese company Toshiba has introduced a new SSD for data centers. The CD5, XD5 and HK6-DC models are designed so that the data center can work with high performance and workload processi..
Chinese manufacturer Loongson will enter the market with 16-core processor in 2020
At the end of September, at the 2018 Xi'an Netcom Military-Civilian Integration Forum conference, where the integration and collaboration of Chinese military and civilian specialists were discussed, t..
In October AMD will present new graphics processor the successor of Radeon RX 570
About the plans of AMD to release before the end of this year a new Polaris graphics processor and a video card based on it has been known for quite some time. Now the sources in the ranks of video ca..
Intel's new Core-X processors: 18 cores at 4.5 GHz
Intel has presented a new generation of high-performance Core-X processors. This generation is named Basin Falls Refresh, although Intel itself ranks it among the Skylake-X family. In the new generati..
Why Intel is returning to 22-nm process technology
Intel has again postponed the release of 10-nm chips this time until 2019. Last month it became known that the company plans to go "further" and return to the 22-nm process technology. Intel planned t..
Iridium and Amazon are planning to create global satellite internet for IoT
Iridium and Amazon web Services are going to create their own global network satellite infrastructure. The objectives of the project are quite specific. The network itself is being developed to expand..
Infrastructure Migration to the Cloud: Problems and Experience
About 80% of cases of companies’ with less than 200 users migration account for the transfer of an already virtualized infrastructure from the local server to the data center, the remaining 20% is t..
New solution from Huawei: AI-processors for data centers
In China, Huawei introduced a proprietary AI processor. Earlier, Huawei released the specialized accelerators of AI and machine learning Kirin 980, which, in particular, have found application in smar..
The number of users using IPv6 to connect Google servers has reached 25%
According to Google statistics, the total number of IPv6 connections to the company's servers as for October 2018 exceeded 25%. Considering the mass nature of Google and the company's presence in all ..
New tape storage systems for data centers
LTO company presented new tape storage system. As it has been repeatedly noted, being one of the first storage devices in early computers, they have not became analog in the 21st century. Thus, the ca..
Russia started mass production of Elbrus-804 servers
Concern Avtomatika started mass production of Russian high-performance Elbrus 804 servers. The devices are designed to build computing clusters, work with applications and databases. Consumers of new ..
The new Intel Core 9th will support up to 128 GB of RAM
HP has announced the release of desktop computers based on the new Coffee Lake Refresh processors with RAM value that can reach 128 GB. This is twice as much as was available in previous-generation In..
New SD-WAN and Updates for Cisco SDA and Cisco ACI
In October 2018, the Cisco SD-WAN solution was officially presented, using innovative technologies of the innovation-oriented networks. SD-WAN technology is designed to create scalable distributed cor..
Cooling system for data centers from Schneider Electric
Electrotechnical giant Schneider Electric has introduced a new series of economizers for Ecoflair data centers. These high-performance cooling systems have replaced EcoBreeze devices. The new version ..
Three Phase HSTP UPS Series from CyberPower
CyberPower has updated and completed the HSTP series of three-phase uninterruptible power supplies with high overload capacity. The HSTP series is represented by monoblock models with capacity from 10..
IPPON has updated its on-line UPS line for data center infrastructure
IPPON company announced the update of the line of uninterruptible power supplies IPPON Innova RT II series. The novelty is designed to protect expensive equipment, servers and other IT systems. The ne..
New Asus motherboard with the possibility of extreme overclocking
ASUS has officially unveiled the Maximus XI Apex motherboard. The novelty is one of the most advanced ASUS motherboards on the new Intel Z390 chipset, and it is targeted primarily for overclocking. To..
Delta Electronics has demonstrated how to build "green" data centers
Delta Electronics supported by the American Green Building Council, has developed and built data center with LEED v4 ID + C Gold certification in Wujiang City (China). Delta's goal is to create eco bu..
Domain registrars refuse to disclose WHOIS data even for trademarks protection
The company AppDetex appealed to the management of the ICANN corporation with a letter in which it complains about the actions of domain registrars. AppDetex itself is an ICANN-accredited registrar, b..
12-bay rackmount NAS server from Synology RackStation
Synology has presented a high-speed, scalable RackStation RS3618xs storage server for enterprise customers. A rack-mount device has 12 drive bays. You can use traditional hard drives or solid-state so..
Intel is launching a 48-core processor for Xeon Cascade Lake-AP family
Intel has shared its plans for the release of 14-nm server processors Cascade Lake-AP. In addition to the older models of the AP series, simpler CPUs with an SP index are expected, as well as enthusia..
The processors`s market In Germany led by AMD
As you know, there is now a shortage of Intel processors, caused by certain mistakes in strategic planning. For this reason, the cost of processors has been growing for several months in a row and in ..
Cisco is working on the implementation of the Intent-Based Networks concept
Over the past few years, Cisco has consistently developed in its product implementations the concept of transition from managing individual network devices to automated network management as a whole, ..
DRAM memory price started to decline: forecasts for 2019
Analysts of DRAMeXchange noted that in beginning of the fall contract (wholesale) prices for DRAM memory chips and DDR4 memory modules. The growth in contract prices for memory was observed for nine q..
100 Tb HDD will appear on the market by 2025
Seagate has published its road maps. According to them by 2025, Seagate plans to launch hard drives with a capacity of 100 TB. The currently used perpendicular recording technology (PMR) allows for a ..
Seagate and IBM are planning to create HDD blockchain-tracking system
Seagate and IBM announced their plans to create a global tracking system for hard drives. To do this, it was decided to use the blockchain technology, which guarantees the highest degree of protection..
What is the reason for the global increase in the number of hyper scalable data centers?
In April 2017, there were 320 hyper-scalable data centers in the world, and in December their number was 390. Synergy expects the number of hyperscale data centers to increase to 400 in the first quar..
In 2020 AMD will present processors with a new Zen 3 architecture and 7nm + technology
AMD has shared its plans for the future. Road maps were published showing the company's plans for the development of server processors, processor architectures and GPU-based computing accelerators. So..
DNS over HTTPS was approved but not everyone is satisfied with it
The DNS protocol does not encrypt user requests to the server and the responses to them. Thus, queries contain the names of the hosts that the user is visiting. From here it is possible to “overhear” ..
Tips for keeping your infrastructure working during Black Friday week
So far, marketing department is coming up with new promotions, offering to buy five for the price of one the task of the company's IT department to make sure that this whole holiday will not be spoile..
5G technology has security protocol weaknesses
5G technology will provide ultra-high speeds and almost no delays. Companies especially expect that 5G will allow them to simultaneously run more bandwidth-intensive applications. But you should not i..
What will be ICANN's response to the domain prices' rise in .COM zone?
The Internet Commerce Association (ICA) has asked ICANN to intervene in the situation around the .COM domain zone. This was due to the fact that the US government allowed VeriSign to raise prices for ..
Height of cabinets in the data center is growing
Over the past 15 years, much has changed in the data center. In the early 2000s, cabinets were usually 42U height, covered with a glass panel in front and behind. The average energy consumption was ab..
Gaps in load distribution between DСs in China carries the risk to the country's infrastructure
According to published by Ministry of Industry and Information Technology report data center capabilities in major cities in the east, west and northeast of China are exceeded in all respects, while t..
What technologies will determine the future of DC
Usage of social networks and usage of the Internet for knowledge is responsible for much of the growth of data volume. What technologies are responsible for the growing demand for data and space nowad..
Supermicro released Platform with 320 PCI Express buses
Supermicro demonstrated the XU SuperBlade 8U universal solution that offers up to ten full-size blade servers with four processors each and up to twenty half-height blade servers with pairs of process..
How to ensure the operation of outdated systems in DC?
Although SaaS and other cloud services are now widely available on the market, many organizations still use outdated hardware platforms and software. Every year their support causes more and more diff..
Synology RackStation presented 1U Rack Storage
Synology has officially presented the RackStation RS1619xs + network storage, information on the preparation of which appeared in the summer of 2018. The device is designed for rack mounting: the solu..
3D printing will be used for CPU cooling instead of thermal paste
The University of Binghamton (New York) have developed a new technology for cooling processors, which will allow to abandon the thermal paste. Thermally conductive material is applied directly to the ..
ICANN again raised the issue of lifelong domain registration
The ICANN meeting in Barcelona in October 2018 discussed the possibility of eternal domain name registration, in which the client pays for registration only once, and the domain remains with him for l..
The first floating DC will be launched in Ireland
Three years ago, the young Californian company Nautilus Data Technologies made a proposal to place data centers on floating barges, more precisely, on barges parked at one or other berths. This remove..
The world's first hybrid x86-compatible architecture has been released
Head of Core and Visual Computing Group presented the world's first hybrid x86-compatible micro-architecture. It sounds too hastily, but it looks interesting and promising. In fact, Koduri spoke about..
Cybersecurity trends in 2019: from mobile devices and IoT to cloud
In 2019, advances in artificial intelligence and machine learning, driven by an ever-increasing amount of data, will have a tremendous impact on technology and security. Migration of enterprises to th..
How do changes in the structure of world traffic affect the DC?
According to research firm Sandvine, there is a worldwide change in the structure of network traffic: the share of video content increases significantly in all regions. According to the analytical rep..
VIA will help the Chinese company with the production of its own processors
VIA was very well-known manufacturer of chipsets and earlier of CPU and now is not in the best financial statment, and there is little news about the company. However, the company is functioning and e..
The biggest semiconductor manufacturing plant will be opened in Korea
Even in a global economy, the authorities of any country are obliged to protect the local producer. At one time, for example, South Korean authorities helped subsidize Hynix, when other memory manufac..
Crypto-hacking as a new type of attacks on DC
In February 2018, the well-known manufacturer of electric vehicles Tesla underwent cryptojacking. Incorrect configuration of the Amazon Web Services environment allowed hackers to get inside. However,..
How the spread of 5G will affect the development of PCs and mobile devices
In developed countries, 5G will reach a critical mass by the middle or by the end of 2019 (when technology becomes viable and will be interested for consumers). But only in 2020 or later will it becom..
Replacing lithium: new battery technologies
American researchers replaced lithium in batteries with a special material based on magnesium, and got more reliable and durable batteries. In the future, their development may reform the basis of all..
Huawei modular data centers allow to save up to 40% on construction stage
Solutions for the deployment of modular DC from Huawei are designed for all the necessary architecture, allowing you to add uninterruptible power supplies, power distribution system and racks. In addi..
Experts doubt in the need of transition to IPv6 until 2023
The crisis of free IPv4 addresses exhaustion divided the network community into two camps: conservatives, IPv4 supporters, and innovators actively promoting for IPv6. A representative of the leadershi..
What is the status and future of the satellite Internet market?
In mid-December, the Federal Communications Commission approved the LeoSat satellite Internet project. The network will begin to deploy in 2019. The LeoSat network will consist of 78 satellites. They ..
New energy-efficient trend: DC in windmills
The German company WestfalenWind Group (an operator of turbines for generating electricity using wind) proposes a project to install data processing centers in the turbine masts. The WindCores project..
Chinese IT manufacturer introduced its own NPU
Like all other leaders of the information technology market, a few years ago, the Chinese IT giant Baidu took on the development of platforms with elements of artificial intelligence. For Baidu, as fo..
How Cisco sees the future development of IBN technology?
Traffic interception through BGP vulnerabilities Recently, vulnerabilities have become more frequent in the BGP Internet routing protocol. Intercepting and redirecting traffic allows you to analyze an..
E8 Storage system shows minimal latency and high potential of NVMe
The NVM Express protocol was greeted by the data storage industry very warmly, since previous SATA and even SAS protocols required compatibility and a common drive orientation with hard drives. Despit..
Fujitsu and Huawei are developing AI processors
In 2017 Fujitsu and Huawei started to work on AI processors manufacturing strategy. The Chinese company has been developing mobile processors for many years. The development of its own chips allows i..
3 technologies capable to change the hosting industry
We have prepared a mini-selection of technologies that are being worked on in the most advanced institutions of the modern world and which are capable of making several revolutions in the field of hos..
SSD based on 64-layer 3D NAND developed by Intel and Micron
Micron Technology and Intel presented the next fruits of their cooperation in the form of 64-layer 3D NAND QLC flash memory chips, storing four bits in one cell. The capacity of a single chip is 1 Tbi..
ICANN works to recognizing internationalized names in China process
We have already described one of the ICAAN initiatives related to lifelong allocation of a domain name. This article focuses on addressing the problem of universal acceptance of any domains and email ..
Cloud equipment production volume show strong growing trend
According to IDC, the volume of the global cloud infrastructure market in the third quarter of 2018 increased by 47.2%. Analysts estimate that global sales of server equipment, network equipment and s..
How to make a corporate DNS secured and failover?
DNS is usually not given much attention, but this system plays a crucial role for online business websites, online services, cloud connections, and applications. If DNS fails, end users will not be ab..
New family of SSD from Micron company with up to 7.68 TB capacity
One of the largest players in the NAND flash memory and solid-state drives market the Micron company introduced a new SSD family for corporate customers. Devices with laconic names 5200 PRO and 5200 E..
How to deliver growing data from the end user to the DC?
The growth of peripheral computing is one of the major challenges that many organizations will face in the coming years. Cisco predicts that by 2021 there will be 23 billion connected devices, and Gar..
To create a global network it is proposed to use space lasers
There are several global Internet projects now, and the implementation of the idea is very different for different companies. We will tell you about the technology that Facebook plans to use. The comp..
New AMD processor will not require software optimization
In early January, AMD made announcement of the future 7-nm Ryzen 3000 processors, based on a fundamentally new Matisse design, but many details about their structure and features remained behind the s..
What is HPE focused on and what innovations to expect
The main focus of the company is on such technologies as artificial intelligence, peripheral computing, autonomous data centers and intelligent storage. Autonomous data center. It is about creating a ..
What you need to pay attention to when choosing a colocation provider
Before signing a contract with the provider, you should decide on a few questions that will help you determine your requirements. 1. Determine your needs and evaluate whether you can handle everything..
Dual-Mode Enterprise SSD Controller from Silicon Motion
Taiwanese company Silicon Motion announced the development and launch of a new NAND memory controller for the release of enterprise-class SS22 SM2270. The development of the new product has become a c..
How to improve the efficiency of DC in the process of operation
Improving the efficiency of engineering equipment and improving the performance of operating solutions remains a typical challenge facing owners of DCs around the world. Motivation to improve energy e..
Silicon photonics technology are coming to DCs
Silicon photonics is end-to-end data transmission through optical channels technology inside the processor, between computer components, between computers, and between data centers promises two things..
The global cloud services market contributes to the emergence of new business models
Numerous business cases demonstrate the use of cloud platforms as a catalyst for business growth. Low initial investment, rental model, quick and easy start make companies evaluate the applicability o..
Problems of microservices caused by a lack of understanding of the basics of technology
The needs of enterprises in cloud services and mobile applications force them to experiment with microservices as a software development method. The architectural style of microservices is an approach..
Strategies for moving companies to the cloud
There are many typical strategies for moving to the cloud from well-known vendors. Cloud moving strategies in the form of ready-made instructions from companies such as Microsoft, Antares solutions, A..
The main vectors of enterprise cyber attacks on in 2019
We have already wrote about cybersecurity trends. In 2019, organizations and enterprises will face cyber threats in several key areas. Information warfare In recent years, some governments have learne..
The first DC on the barge again postpones the start of work
Pangnote has already talked about alternative locations for the location of data centers. So already have been launched DC under water, in a windmill and in desert. All companies are chasing the maxim..
What is now more popular in the market for containers or virtualization?
A container is an isolated application runtime environment. It includes the application itself, executable files, configuration files and libraries, collected in a single package. This technology grea..
Losses and the number of cyber attacks on the companies are constantly growing
The business faces hacker attacks regularly every year, month, day. Of course, you will not hear from companies official statements. It is unlikely that anyone will want to admit their own vulnerabili..
The launch of quantum networks has become even closer
Physicists from the Universities of Toronto, Osaki, and Toyama presented the concept of a quantum follower that does not use quantum memory cells and is capable of operating at room temperature. In th..
How DC use programmable microchips for clouds
The idea of using programmable logic in computing devices appeared almost fifty years ago, its practical implementation has been constantly improved in accordance with the development of technology. H..
What will telecommunications companies face in 2019
In 2019, communication service providers will have to behave even more actively, since their main competitive advantages are the technology of centralized management of network connection, high qualit..
Huawei has presented Enterprise Infrastructure News
Huawei, the largest manufacturer of IT products in East Asia, continues to strengthen its position in the server and communications equipment market for corporate sector, as well as for the small and ..
AMD and Xilinx created a system with record performance for AI
In October 2018, Xilinx, within the framework of the company’s forum for developers, presented the record-breaking performance of the system built on Alveo’s own accelerated computing and AMD EPYC CPU..
ASUS reported record server performance
ASUS has announced new records of the performance of its servers. The hardware on the ASUS RS300-E10 server platform is recognized as the most high-performance in the world in terms of demanding compu..
What problems can you face if you need to buy ipv4 space?
In the face of the exhaustion of IPv4, the only way to continue the development of the Internet will be to use IPv6 addresses. However, this is now fraught with organizational and financial difficulti..
Reasons for hosters to buy IPv4 address space now
IPv4 is the first major version of the protocol that is used to make a huge part of the Internet work. Of course, 4.3 billion IPv4 is quite a large number, but still it is not enough for all devices a..
What IPv4 broker do and how to transfer subnet?
The rules of any RIR are developed by the Internet community in order to provide those companies that need IPv4 addresses with the opportunity to continue working with the IPv4 protocol, despite the l..
Recommendations for data storage using a dedicated server
Regardless of whether you work with video, photo, audio or other data, preserving their safety should be in the first place on your list of priorities. Data security may seem like a daunting task, but..
Checklist: what to look for when choosing a dedicated server hosting
The convenience of use The control panel should be simple and clear: with the ability to reboot the servers, remote desktop access and detailed statistics on the load on resources available in a coupl..
How to choose RAID for dedicated servers hosting
The basis of the RAID is the controller. The controller can be built-in or installed additionally external. Often, the integrated controller provides a dedicated servers hosting for free. But it shoul..
Why dedicated server hostings centers are interested in UL 3223 certificate?
Underwriters Laboratories Inc. (UL), specializing in the development, publication and updating of voluntary standards based on consensus in the field of safety, as well as the creation of appropriate ..
What data centers do to offer cheap dedicated server?
What can and should be done Power usage. There is a lot of information about the reduction in operating costs of a data center is reduced precisely to improving energy efficiency. To measure it, even ..
How DCs use unique technical solutions to provide cheapest dedicated servers
Basically, this method can afford the giants of the industry. And so far it is used only for individual solutions, because it is given solely for information. A regular user who is looking for a cheap..
Tips for setting up cheapest dedicated server
It is very important to do the settings of cheap dedicated servers correctly in order to ensure successful operation of your project. You also need to take care of the safe and reliable operation of t..
What you should ask for when looking for Windows dedicated servers?
There are a lot of types of dedicated servers, but choosing the best option. This is a special type of hosting, which is mainly needed for companies that have large projects and non-standard goals, as..
How to choose the best dedicated server hosting cheapest ?
Different projects have different approaches to choosing software. Usually you need a reliable solution with high performance without resource limitations. All projects that are in search of hosting s..