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Cleaning a data center: Contractors vs. DIY

Modern data centers are rarely dirty places, but even so, most…
UI 2020

COVID-19: Critical impact and legacy

What will be the long-lasting impact of the COVID-19 pandemic…
2020

Data Center cleaning and sanitization: detail, cost and effectiveness

Fear of the coronavirus or confirmed exposure has caused about…
Uptime Institute's COVID19 Q&A Part 3

COVID-19: Q&A (Part 3): Deferred Maintenance, Remote Work, Supply Chain, Long-Term Outlook

The final installment of our Q&A regarding digital infrastructure…
2020

COVID-19: Q&A (Part 2): Site Sanitation and Security

Here is Part 2 of our Q&A regarding digital infrastructure…
COVID19: Digital Infrastructure Q&A

COVID-19: Q&A (Part 1): Staff Management

We are all in this together. We are all finding our own "New…
2020

Are IT Infrastructure Outages Getting Longer?

One of the findings of Uptime Institute’s recently published…
Staffing and Gender Diversity in the Data Center2020
Pay As You Go IT Infrastructure2020

Pay-as-you-go model spreads to critical components

As enterprises continue to move from a focus on capital expenditures…
Data Center Energy is Trending Upwards2019

Data center energy use goes up and up and up

Energy use by data centers and IT will continue to rise, putting…