The Understated Value of Remote Workstations

Yesterday, Cirrascale announced its second generation of GPU rackmount offerings supporting two individual nodes in a 1U chassis. This dual-sled RM1630DX PCoIP enabled workstation solution is perfect for supporting those a large installations on the trading floor, a command and control center, a call center, or a large number of […]

Feeling the Love for Flexibility

Several months ago I was perusing articles online and trying to learn about the latest technology becoming available. When you’re into technology, you’re always looking at what’s coming next. I ran across the latest in modularized offerings, Google’s Project Ara. Project Ara is Google’s attempt to reinvent the cellphone and […]

The Drive to Greater Efficiency

Yesterday, the Department of Energy issued a press release announcing that their “Better Buildings Challenge” has been accepted by some private companies, federal agencies (I’d hope so), and national labs in an effort to drive greater efficiency in U.S. data centers. To summarize, the DOE announced the first set of […]

Getting Moore with Intel

No, that isn’t a spelling error you see there in the title, just a little play on words.  For those of you not familiar with Gordon Moore or the law that the original co-founder of Intel described in the early 1960s, he had made the observation that when it comes […]

Social Media Lemmings

STOP! Just stop! You’re killing me. It’s sad to say this, but there are a growing number of lemmings… sorry… of people that can’t seem to stop spreading lies, falsehoods, and misconceptions on Facebook, Twitter, and the social media world as we know it. I know what you’re thinking, “Wow! […]

Digital Detox: Take a Break on Vacation

Let’s just be honest up front and say, “You have a problem.” I’m not sure any one of us may be able to look back now and wonder when it started. One thing is for sure though, we are all tethered by technology in one way or another. For some […]

Yes, Finally, SEO is Dead (Well, Technically Speaking)

One of the great attributes of writing content for a blog is that you get to use these really creative titles to try and draw people in to see what you are going to rant about each week. Part of me wished that the title of this blog was just […]