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451 Research: Schneider Electric dances on its toes in response to changing datacenter demand 1  

While the single cloud is no longer on the futurists’ radar, in their study of Schneider Electric’s evolving data centre strategy reproduced below, 451 Research analysts Rhonda Ascierto and Andy Lawrence explore some of the market response to a particular form of consolidation – the rise of the hyperscale facility, and the decline of the on-premise enterprise […]

Rhonda Ascierto, research director, datacenter technologies & eco-efficient IT, 451 Research

Dave Sterlace, market development manager for data centers and critical power, Thomas & Betts (ab ABB company)

Medium voltage AC: Big Data? ‘Big Power’ isn’t far behind  

Context: an evolving standard for power distribution Data center operators are under intense pressure to maximize the efficiency of data centers. To maintain competitiveness in a race in which rack density increases and power consumption keeps pace to meet increasing demand for service delivery, data center operators are looking for ways to improve the efficiency […]


Collabmobilicloud at the extreme edge – The Internet of Things

The Internet of Things continues to gain momentum – at least in the opinion of countless market forecasters. Counting the number of devices that will be connected to the Internet by 2020, analysts have variously estimated the total at 212 billion (IDC), 75 billion (Morgan Stanley), 50 billion (Ericsson, Cisco, ABI Research), 26 billion (Gartner) […]

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Ryan Martin, associate analyst, IoT and Wearables Technologies

451 Research: View Technologies launches real-time, location-based RFID service for IoT item visibility

A convention has built around the Internet of Things which measures IoT market potential in terms of the number of devices that will be connected by a certain date. While this guestimation may offer some rough parameters for overall market size – give or take a billion or two devices – a more interesting view […]


Whither the PC in a mobile, cloud world?

What is the PC, and has its death, as Mark Twain put it when asked to comment on reports of his demise, “been greatly exaggerated”? This key question, and the role of the PC device in powering a cloud-enabled mobile workforce animate a fourth document in the InsightaaS Viewpoint series, Collabmobilicloud: Empowering the End User. […]

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