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Data centre virtualisation and DCIM - a holistic approach

Data centre virtualisation and DCIM - a holistic approach

Posted by Andrew Sylvester, Data Centre Software Manager, Schneider Electric, IT Business on 21 October, 2014
With energy usage and costs continuing to rise, expect to see businesses moving towards a more holistic and end-to-end approach to data centre strategy. [ + ]
Govt looks to split TPG, FTTB providers; Russians hack NATO, Ukrainian govt; 7m Dropbox passwords ‘leaked’?

Govt looks to split TPG, FTTB providers; Russians hack NATO, Ukrainian govt; 7m Dropbox passwords ‘leaked’?

Posted by Andrew Collins on 20 October, 2014
TPG would have to split its wholesale and retail operations in order to run its planned FTTB network under a plan drafted by the federal government; Russian hackers exploit Windows 7 to infiltrate NATO and the Ukrainian government; and Dropbox denies a 7-million password hack. [ + ]
Victoria's science supercomputing facility gets $6.6m boost

Victoria's science supercomputing facility gets $6.6m boost

Posted on 20 October, 2014
The Victorian Life Sciences Computation Initiative facility has been awarded $6.6m by the state government, ensuring its world-leading technology research stays in Victoria. [ + ]
NBN Co details FTTN trial rollout

NBN Co details FTTN trial rollout

Posted by Dylan Bushell-Embling on 20 October, 2014
NBN Co has listed the first 140 suburbs due to be connected to the network via FTTN technology using Telstra's copper lines, as part of the government's multi-technology trial. [ + ]
Australian companies less satisfied with big data

Australian companies less satisfied with big data

Posted by Dylan Bushell-Embling on 20 October, 2014
Australian business leaders are significantly less likely than the global average to believe big data provides significant value, and to be satisfied with the results of their initiatives, a survey indicates. [ + ]
Infrastructure management in the application economy

Infrastructure management in the application economy

Posted by Stephen Miles, VP, Service Assurance, CA Technologies Asia Pacific and Japan on 20 October, 2014
Almost 75% of business leaders in Australia say that custom-built applications are vital to their organisation's success, but far fewer have a strategy in place to meet these expectations. [ + ]
Arcitecta to supply Mediaflux platform for RDSI

Arcitecta to supply Mediaflux platform for RDSI

Posted by Dylan Bushell-Embling on 19 October, 2014
Arcitecta has announced a deal to supply a data management platform for the Research Data Storage Infrastructure, a project to build a national database for Australian researchers. [ + ]
Building a strategic data advantage

Building a strategic data advantage

Posted by Matt Miszewski, SVP of Sales and Marketing, Digital Realty on 17 October, 2014
What is the purpose of a data centre? Is it simply a place for you to plug in your servers, or can it address a higher business purpose? [ + ]