Top 10 Mistakes in Data Centre Operations: Operating Efficient and Effective Data Centers
For years, the data centre industry has accepted that human operational error, not poor data centre design or engineering, is the number one cause of data centre downtime. Now is the time for companies to evaluate their data centre operations programs. They must be able to clearly articulate operational requirements and design an operations program based on the risk profile of the data centre. However, the road to creating an industry-best operations program will not be easy, especially for those companies whose core expertise is not in business critical facilities. Read on.
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Interconnection, which enables enterprises to move out of owned islands of data and into interconnected hubs of third-party services located at the “edge”, or at close physical proximity to the users of these services, is quickly becoming table stakes to achieving digital transformation. Download this whitepaper to see how Equinix provides carrier-neutral colocation centers that facilitate interconnection across an organization’s ecosystem of service providers. Download whitepaper »