Top 5 Data Center Videos Worth Watching
For the visual learners out there, I’ve put together a list of the top five data center videos currently on YouTube. Check these out and feel free to add to this list by posting links in the comments section. Oh, and while you’re catching up on your data center videos, be sure to check out this new one from yours truly, B&L Associates.
Active archiving is a topic I’ve discussed here in great detail, and will continue to cover as the concept of giving users direct, online access to archived data stored cost-effectively on tape continues to take off. This video does a great job of illustrating what active archiving is all about and how it works.
As more and more data and applications move to the cloud, businesses are recognizing the need to make cloud storage as energy efficient as possible. This video gives you an inside look at Facebook’s truly state-of-the-art facility and how the site is working to become greener.
Google’s data center experts share five best practices for improving efficiency, from measuring power usage effectiveness every second if possible to adjusting the thermostat.
This clip reviews how tape, disk and cloud can coexist and complement each other as part of a backup strategy that is tailored to meet an organization’s specific business needs.
5. Life in the Data Center
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