Types of Prefabricated Modular Data Centers

Data center systems or subsystems that are pre-assembled in a factory are often described with terms like prefabricated, containerized, modular, skid-based, pod-based, mobile, portable, self-contained, all-in-one, and more. There are, however, important distinctions between the various types of factory-built building blocks on the market. This paper proposes standard terminology for categorizing the types of prefabricated

Managing Data at Petabyte Scale with Object Storage

IT must be able to efficiently store and access the right data instantly. But traditional file and block storage architectures are being challenged by today’s explosive growth of data. New data sources like social media, the Internet of Things, mobile apps, etc. have existing storage networks bursting at the seams. Download this whitepaper to find