Data Centers

How the HealthCare.gov debacle could have been avoided

How the HealthCare.gov debacle could have been avoided

How the HealthCare.gov debacle could have been avoided Heathcare.gov. Argh. The events related to this website pains us to watch unfold. We’re sick of it filling our newsfeed with the colossal fail that is “online enrollment.” “Fail” because the website has not only been critiqued for its difficulty in use, but that it crashed. Crashed … Continued

Global Data Vault adds Las Vegas Data Center with ViaWest

Global Data Vault adds Las Vegas Data Center with ViaWest

DALLAS, TX – Global Data Vault today announced the expansion of its data center locations to include state of the art ViaWest’s Lone Mountain facility in Las Vegas, Nevada. In the world of cloud storage and disaster recovery, protecting data in the most technologically secure of environments is mission-critical. Global Data Vault sought a partner … Continued

Data Center Design and Maintainability

Data Center Design and Maintainability

There’s a saying, “Murphy’s Law: What can go wrong, will. Bell’s Law: Murphy was an optimist.” Yeah, we all feel that way on certain days when your planets are aligned for great misfortune, but it’s also an apropos saying for all things regarding your computer systems and even your data center maintainability. Things are going … Continued

We Want the Power!

We Want the Power!

The only thing hungrier than Americans at Thanksgiving dinner are our data centers and their appetite for power. The power cravings are due to our ever-increasing ramp up of Internet usage. Yes, all those senseless YouTube videos that your friends make of their cats are adding to the overall power consumption. In fact, it would … Continued

The Four Critical Components of Data Centers

If you’re online, you’re connected to a data center somehow. All sizes of business today rely heavily on data centers for business continuity. By backing up their data to a remote location, companies mitigate their potential for loss due to a hack or other disastrous event. But what is it really, a “data center?” What’s … Continued

New Dallas Data Center

New Dallas Data Center

To accommodate continuing growth, Global Data Vault today announces the addition of the H5 Data Center in Dallas to its data center network. H5 offers several distinct advantages including the highest levels of security and resilience as well as superior Gigabit connectivity to our Infomart data center. Combined with our sister company, Cloud Data, GDV’s … Continued