The State of IT in Healthcare

Written by Joe Kozlowicz on Friday, January 4th 2013

Click through to see an infographic about how the world of healthcare IT is changing. 

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Fun Friday: Inside One of Facebook’s Data Centers

Written by Joe Kozlowicz on Friday, December 28th 2012

Facebook now has over 1 billion monthly users worldwide. That number is, quite simply, astonishing. Roughly 1/7th of the entire world's population is on a single website on a regular basis. Click through to watch a video of how Facebook's IT department manages all this information.

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Newark, New Jersey gBlock Cloud Press Conference | Fun Friday

Written by Joe Kozlowicz on Friday, December 14th 2012 — Categories: Cloud Hosting

As you may already know, we announced this week our brand new gBlock Cloud infrastructure in Newark, New Jersey! Click “read more” to see our “press conference” about the news!

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Redundancy. What the heck does N+1 mean?

Written by Joe Kozlowicz on Wednesday, December 12th 2012 — Categories: Green Data Center, FAQs

At its most basic definition, N+1 simply means that there is a power backup in place should any system component fail. The ‘N’ in this equation simply stands for the number of components necessary to run your system. The ‘+1’ means there is one independent backup should a component of that system fail.

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5 Things to Keep in Mind When Considering a Colocation Facility

Written by Joe Kozlowicz on Friday, November 16th 2012 — Categories: Colocation

Making a choice about a colocation facility is not an easy one. There are many factors to consider, and many competitors out there vying to be your IT partner. In the last week or so we've come across multiple articles that outline a variety of things to keep in mind when doing your shopping. We've taken what we think to be some of the most important tidbits and highlighted them here for you.

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