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T-Systems Reduces the Number of Data Centers from 89 to 13

Reduce the number of data centers and increase the computing and storage capacity by 25 percent – this is what the T-Systems did in short…

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MIRIS selects Nokia for data centers Across Nordic Region

Norway based real estate and technology firm, MIRIS selects Nokia for urban data centers across the Nordic region. The agreement for a long-term partnership between…

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BroadBand Tower Selects Juniper’s Universal Routing Platform

Juniper in a press release announced that Japanese data center provider Broadband Tower has selected its high performing solution, the MX204 (Universal Routing Platform) for…

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PT Telkom Inaugurates Datacenter in Manado

Indonesian telecommunication service provider PT Telkom has inaugurated a carrier-neutral cloud datacenter in Manado, Sulawesi. The Director of IT Solution Network, Zulheifi Abidin and Director…

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The Popular 100G High-speed Optical Transceivers of Data Center in 2018

Since 2018, 100G high-speed optical transceivers have been deployed in large-scale data centers. The 100G QSFP28 series products are favored in large data center network…

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PCCW Extends Datacenter Solutions to TierPoint

Hong Kong-based HKT,’s international operating division, PCCW Global collaborates with Missouri based datacenter solutions provider, TierPoint to extend Console Connect’s data center footprint in the…

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How to Choose A Suitable Power Over Ethernet Switch?

As is known to us all, a Gigabit Ethernet switch is always a popular choice for network users given its lower price and relatively good…

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Vantage Plans Hyperscale Datacenter in Greater Phoenix

Vantage Data Centers has chosen Phoenix in Arizona as the place for building its next hyperscale datacenter in the United States. Fiber optic cables will be extensively used in the data center to provide highly reliable and high-speed data transfers. Greater Phoenix would host the largest data center of Vantage.

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Will Bare Metal Switch Be Popular in 100G Data Center?

Nowadays, the requirement for bandwidth and transmission speed in data centers is increasing strikingly. To meet the demand for it, networking industries are moving toward a new direction. Focuses previously changing from 1G, 10G and 40G are now shifting to 100G. Therefore, 100G is the trend of data center. According to a report by Dell’Oro Group, bare metal switch vendors lost share in the 100G data center switching market in 2018 while traditional vendors, such as H3C, Cisco and Huawei, gained. Do you agree with that? Let’s take a look at what the bare metal switch is and whether it will be popular in 100G data center?

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Network automation with FS N-series data center switches

As enterprises and data centers increasingly adopt cloud models and expand initiatives like mobility, big data analytics, and unified communications, there are tens of thousands of…

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What is EVPN switch?

EVPN introduces a new model for Ethernet services delivery. It provides a scalable, interoperable end-to-end control-plane solution for VXLAN tunnels through using BGP, which means…

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Network OS Systems for Bare Metal Switch

As you may know that a network switch with no network operating system (NOS) is referred to as a bare metal switch. Unlike a white…

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Guidelines for Data Center Rack Cable Management

Data center rack, as an effective solution to the increasingly higher demand for computing power and high-density network cabling in a data center, has been…

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Picking the Right Rack and Cabinet for Your Data Center

In the data center, the network rack and cabinet are used to house the router, switch, copper or fiber patch panel and other networking devices…

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How Is Active Optical Cable Used in Modern Data Centers?

With the advent of big data, the data center landscape is changing rapidly. There are an increasing amount of high density, high bandwidth applications on…

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How to Create More Capacity in Data Center

With the ever-increasing demand for more computing power and data center servers, data center manager have the responsibility to chart a data center capacity plan…

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40G QSFP+: Data Center Bandwidth Provider

With time passing by, the world’s data centers witness the rapid flowing of digital information whose volume grows at an ever increasing rate. The increase…

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Introduction to Fiber Optic Data Links

As a communications subsystem, a fiber optic data link connects inputs and outputs (I/O) from electronic subsystems and transmits these signals over fiber optic cables….

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High-density MPO/MTP Cabling Assemblies in Data Centers

Along with the advent and heavy use of big data and cloud computing, the demand for high-speed transmission and great data capacity is growing more…

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Finisar Introduces Quadwire

Finisar Corp. has introduced Quadwire, a 40- Gbit/sec optical link for data centers and high-performance computer clusters. Quadwire is a parallel active optical cable that provides a 40-Gbit/sec aggregate link via four 10- Gbit/sec full-duplex channels. Based on the industry-standard QSFP form factor, the new cable utilizes fiber-optic technology to transmit parallel high-speed data over ribbon multimode fiber.

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