Educational White Papers for Data Center Professionals

White Papers

White Paper - Strategic Consideration for Wholesale Data Center Buyers

Strategic, Financial, and Technical Considerations for Wholesale Data Center Buyers

There has been a significant shift of larger organizations toward wholesale colocation and cloud solutions. This white paper examines the strategic, technical, and financial factors that CIOs, CTOs and others in the C-suite should consider when evaluating wholesale colocation solutions. Download the white paper »

White Paper - Data Center Knowledge Guide to Data Center Growth Strategy

Data Center Knowledge Guide to Data Center Growth Strategies

This whitepaper examines some of the short- and long-term issues and challenges that should be part of your due diligence when evaluating the alternative choices, such as data center colocation providers, as well as cloud services. Download the white paper »

White Paper - Data Center Infrastructure: Dedicated vs. Shared

The Value of Distributed Redundancy vs Dedicated Infrastructure for Wholesale Colocation Customers

This paper describes the shared, dedicated and distributed power delivery models for data center colocation. The authors also compare and identify benefits and pitfalls of these power delivery models and offer practical advice to businesses looking for wholesale colocation. Download the white paper »

White Paper - Gigaom Research - Cloud and Data Centers

Cloud + Data Centers: An IT Platform for Internet Applications and Businesses

An increasingly large swath of businesses are realizing that the cloud-plus-data-centers model really provides the best of both worlds, and integrating the public virtual cloud with the physical data center is the best way to cost effectively scale, secure, and serve modern production workloads. Download the white paper »

Data Center Knowledge Guide to Data Center Migration

Data Center Knowledge Guide to Data Center Migration

Data Center Migration can cause sleepless nights to even the most experienced professionals involved in enterprise IT. This whitepaper examines some of the major strategic issues that should be an integral part of your evaluation when forming a data center migration strategy. Download the white paper »

Data Center Knowledge Colocation Selection Guide

Data Center Knowledge Guide to Colocation Selection

To meet the growing demands of today's IT infrastructure, many organizations are turning to colocation providers to help their data center needs. But what makes up a good data center decision? This guide helps you with best practices and critical considerations for choosing the right data center. Download the white paper »