KoçSistem and Intel® Data Center Manager Improve Data Centers
Big data, cloud services, and virtualization have all accelerated both the growth and the complexity of data centers. This makes data center infrastructure management more important than ever.
Analysts continue to forecast signiﬁcant growth in the number of connected users, or netizens, to more than three billion by 2015, along with tremendous growth in structured, semi-structured, and unstructured data, such as transactions and ﬁnancial data to e-mails, system-generated activity logs, videos, and photos. In fact, there are forecasts of the amount of information doubling every two years, and an 11 times increase in mobile data traffic by 2015. Intel projects there will be 15 billion connected devices, including notebooks, desktops, smartphones, tablets, cars, and more. According to Pike Research, a market research and consulting ﬁrm, data centers worldwide consumed 201.8 terawatt hours (TWh) in 2010 and energy spending reached USD23.3 billion. This is enough electricity to power 19 million average homes in the United States.br>
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