Data Centers in Crisis?

 
 
By Michael Vizard  |  Posted 2008-03-20 Email
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Are we headed toward an economic meltdown of Moore's Law? Ken Brill, founder and executive director of the Uptime Institute, believes that the fundamental economics of IT have been eroded away by the cost of energy. The main culprits? Virtualization and energy waste. As much as four times more cooling is being used than is required by the heat load. Find out more in this IT Link podcast.





Data Centers in Crisis?
Are we headed toward an economic meltdown of Moore's Law? Ken Brill, founder and executive director of the Uptime Institute, believes that the fundamental economics of IT have been eroded away by the cost of energy. The main culprits? Virtualization and energy waste. As much as four times more cooling is being used than is required by the heat load. Find out more in this IT Link podcast.

Host: Mike Vizard

Length: 00:16:36

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As the Editorial Director and Senior Vice President, Michael Vizard sets the strategic editorial direction for the Enterprise Group at Ziff Davis, which includes eWEEK, Baseline, CIO Insight, The Channel Insider, Publish and Microsoft Watch,. Mr. Vizard has served as the Editor in Chief of CMP Media's Computer Resellers News, in addition to being Editor in Chief at International Data Group's InfoWorld. Mr. Vizard has also had extensive editorial management experience over an 18-year career that has included management positions with PC Week, Computerworld, Digital Review and Electronic Buyers' News.
 
 
 
 
 
 

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