Inside Extreme Scale Tech|Saturday, November 22, 2014
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Facebook Gives Lessons In Network-Datacenter Design

Every now and again, the hyperscale datacenter operators tell the world about some new tricks they have come up with to solve a particular set of pesky problems, and ...Full Article

AutoTrader.com Shifts Up Automation Gears

Like many enterprises, AutoTrader.com is on a journey from physical machines running distinct parts of its application stack toward a virtualized and automated cloud that allows for more efficiency ...Full Article

Wyoming Waste Powers Microsoft Datacenter

As efforts to make datacenters more energy efficient hit a wall, Microsoft is taking a new approach: using methane biogas from an adjacent wastewater treatment facility along with fuel ...Full Article

Let’s Go (To the Cloud) Mets!

Big-time professional sports are increasingly turning to networking and analytics technologies as they seek to enhance the “fan experience.” New, publicly financed sports palaces now come with networking features ...Full Article

Latest Ubuntu Server Packaged With Hyperscale Goodies

It is October, and that is how you know it is time for various Linuxes and the OpenStack cloud controller to get their semi-annual updates of shiny new code. ...Full Article

Datacenter Revamps Cut Energy Costs At CenturyLink

It is probably telling that these days datacenter managers think of the infrastructure under their care more in terms of the juice it burns and not by counting the ...Full Article

How Microsoft Is Using FPGAs To Speed Up Bing Search

Microsoft has dug in for a long and perhaps uphill battle with search engine juggernaut Google, which has three times the reach in search. That means Microsoft has to ...Full Article

Stat Czar Vince Gennaro Harnesses Baseball’s Mountain Of Data

The amount of data being captured, stored, and analyzed during a Major League Baseball (MLB) game has, like players’ salaries and the net worth of big league franchises, exploded. ...Full Article

How Facebook Autoscale Cuts Cluster Electric Bills

The reason why online retailer Amazon started its cloud computing unit was not just because it wanted to break into a business selling raw compute and storage capacity to ...Full Article

The Beginnings Of Hyperscale At Google

Fifteen years ago, Google did what every startup on the Internet dreams of: It closed its first round of venture funding, put out its first press release, and took ...Full Article