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Measuring the cost of data center reliability

There have been many studies conducted and statistics gathered on the cost of data center outages. A recent study by the Ponemon Institute in December 2013 calculated the average cost of an outage incident at $626,418. The takeaway for data … read more

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New Power-Saving Technologies: Global Data Centers’ Power Use Less Than Expected

According to an independent report on data center power use from 2005 to 2010, data centers’ demand for electricity has been slowed down by the global recession and by a combination of new power-saving technologies. In the period studied, more … read more