Building a Greener Data Center Makes Good Business Sense

Building a green data center makes sense on so many levels. It’s more cost effective, better for the environment and it makes you look like a smart, forward-thinking company that cares about the environment too.

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Zynga shows how to build a hybrid cloud

Zynga runs a hybrid cloud, but had the luxury of starting off using Amazon EC2, then building a compatible data center. Would a reverse strategy at a more mature company work as well?

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IT Pros Should Have Remote Data Center Access

Giving IT Pros remote access to the data center for monitoring means they are freed up to live their lives off hours, but you have balance the convenience with security concerns.

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Cloud Computing Could Give You Shelter From Storms

As we’ve learned over the past year or two devastating disasters can strike anywhere making a disaster plan essential — and storing your data in the cloud away from your business might be a way to go.

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Amazon Proves Cloud Competition Good for IT

Amazon recently dropped the prices of EC2 server and storage services and IT pros had to be wringing their hands with glee over the news.

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