The Ripple Effect

5 Ways Data Centers are Grossly Inefficient

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Earlier this year, IDC surveyed 301 IT users from medium-sized and large enterprises, asking them questions that allowed the research firm to determine the relative efficiency of those data centers. (For reference, the average data center contained 386 blades and servers, while the largest third of those surveyed averaged 711 blades and servers.)

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Part 2: Composable Infrastructure for the Modern Data Center

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The Role of Software-Defined Resources

Last week, I explored some of the key issues and core benefits that are prompting enterprises to move to more flexible and cost-effective composable infrastructures.  As I pointed out in Part 1 of this blog, composable infrastructure technologies from vendors like TidalScale are designed to address many of the most pressing issues in today’s data centers, 

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Why More Data Centers Will Be Software Defined

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A new report projects that the global Software-Defined Data Center (SDDC) market will grow at a 22 percent compound annual growth rate through 2021. The authors, an India-based outfit called Wise Guy Consultants, estimate that the total market size for SDDC goods and services will reach $81.4 billion in the same period.

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Why You Need a BFC (Part 1)

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If you’re familiar at all with TidalScale, then you know we believe people should fit the computer to the problem, rather than the other way around.  We believe in new technologies that can be adopted easily, in leveraging advances in cost-effective hardware, and in automation. We believe you shouldn’t have to invest in new hardware to solve large or difficult computational problems. We believe commodity, industry-standard technologies hold remarkable power and possibilities that are just waiting to be tapped.

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