Part of Lenovo Data Center Group’s broad edge computing portfolio and expanding investments in IoT, the new ThinkSystem SE350 edge server is the first of a family of edge servers to come from the firm. Today, around 10 percent of enterprise-generated data is created and processed outside a traditional centralized data center or cloud. By 2022, Gartner predicts this figure will reach 75 percent. The Lenovo ThinkSystem SE350 is an edge server that is just slightly larger…"Lenovo Launches ThinkSystem SE350 Edge Servers"
Across the planet, the need for green solutions is growing. As temperatures rise and dangerous repercussions of environmentally-damaging carbon emissions creep closer, the data center industry is become acutely aware of its impacts on the health of our world. In 2013, U.S. data centers alone were using around $9 billion of electricity and producing 97 million metric tons of carbon dioxide. The numbers, alongside the continuously expanding data center industry, have only continued to increase.…"Digital Crossroads’ Peter Feldman Unlocks the Methods to A Greener Data Center"
Private equity firm acquires domain name registrar with 2.5 million domains. Private equity firm Montefiore Investment has acquired domain name registrar Gandi. In a heartfelt blog post, Gandi CEO Stephan Ramoin explained the origins of the company and its values. One thing that’s unique about Gandi is that is has grown mostly by word-of-mouth; the company didn’t jump into the advertising game like many registrars. With a private equity backer, Ramoin noted that the company…"Montefiore Investment acquires domain name registrar Gandi"