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Green Computing Makes a Giant Leap Forward …thanks to the iPhone?…and ARM processors!

Advances in multi-core computing have allowed far greater compute densities such that nearly all datacenter racks run out of available power far sooner than physical space.  Traditional High… Read more

December 28, 2012  |  Written by Shawn Kaplan

Mobile, Social Media, and Wearables

We all know that the growth of the mobile market is huge and constantly changing how we interact in our everyday lives. But what are the real numbers?Worldwide, there are 6 billion mobile… Read more

November 19, 2012  |  Written by Ken Kajikawa

Is High Frequency Trading on its deathbed?

Over the past decade, High Frequency Trading (HFT) has been the savior of the Capital Markets, driving surges in trading volumes which have breathed new life into the Equities markets and the… Read more

November 19, 2012  |  Written by Shawn Kaplan

The Future of Digital Media: Cloud Gaming

The global video game market is $78.5 billion, the mobile game market for tablets and smartphones is $8.5 billion, and cloud gaming is $2 billion.Cloud gaming will make the need to… Read more

October 18, 2012  |  Written by Ken Kajikawa

Insight into Energy

Articles have recently appeared addressing electricity use in enterprise IT data centers and large cloud operators.  I’d like to provide some insights regarding what a colocation,… Read more

October 1, 2012  |  Written by Eric Shepcaro

Transforming IT: Part One

In a recent survey of 1,400 CIOs by Gartner’s Executive Program, the top business priority for CIOs is business process improvement. This statement alone tells us that the current marketplace is… Read more

October 1, 2012  |  Written by Ron Sterbenz

In the Mix: Combining Forces for Comprehensive Customer Solutions

As many large-scale telecommunications and broadband companies acquire mid-size Cloud computing and managed hosting specialists, the landscape is changing for both Managed Service Providers (MSPs)… Read more

October 1, 2012  |  Written by Jennifer Sauer