Energy Efficiency in the Data Center

Written by Joe Kozlowicz on Wednesday, March 27th 2013 — Categories: Cloud Hosting, Data Center Design, Green Data Center

It's no secret that data centers use a ton of energy. That's why Green House Data is committed to more efficient design, practices and purchasing renewable energy options. Check out this infographic detailing how much energy data centers really use worldwide and how we can make them more energy efficient.

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A City in the Cloud: Could EA Have Saved the SimCity Launch?

Written by Joe Kozlowicz on Wednesday, March 13th 2013

A new SimCity game launched last week. But because the publisher requires an always-on connection to one of their servers in order to run the game, things got hairy fast. The official servers flooded…

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Cloud Battle: Public, Private or Hybrid?

Written by Joe Kozlowicz on Friday, March 8th 2013 — Categories: Cloud Hosting, Cloud Hosting

You’re ready to migrate your company data and/or services to cloud hosting. You’ll be prepared for sudden spikes in demand, backed up in case you need disaster recovery, and free from the headache of server ownership. The only thing left to decide is which type of cloud will win the battle for your data: public, private or hybrid?

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Five Reasons to Switch to Cloud-Based Software Development and Testing

Written by Joe Kozlowicz on Tuesday, February 26th 2013 — Categories: Cloud Hosting, Cloud Hosting, Software Development, VMware

More and more companies are taking advantage of IaaS (Infrastructure as a Service) and PaaS (Platform as a Service) solutions for their software development and testing. If you’re thinking about making the switch, here’s five great reasons to consider the gBlock Cloud® powered by vCloud™ for your next development project:

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How Safe is Your Data Center?

Written by Joe Kozlowicz on Thursday, February 21st 2013 — Categories: Colocation, Data Center Design, Disaster Recovery

With Hurricane Sandy in our recent memory, it's important to consider the safety of your business data in the case of a natural disaster or emergency. This infographic displays disasters across the USA, how much they could cost your business, and how to avoid them with our Cheyenne data center.

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