AOL – 100 Percent Cloud Data Center

AOL – 100 Percent Cloud Data Center

AOL – 100 Percent Cloud Data Center American global brand that develops, grows and invests in brands and web sites in need of a rapidly deployable turnkey data center that could operate outdoors Challenges: AOL needed to address technical challenges and...
Newsday

Newsday

AOL’s Outdoor Micro Data Center, Designed by Elliptical Mobile Solutions Withstands Sandy As Hurricane Sandy rolled into the Eastern Seaboard, Elliptical Mobile Solutions’ Raser DX, purchased by AOL, sat on a concrete slab outside its data center in Dulles, VA,...
CSIAC – HPC news for supercomputing professionals

CSIAC – HPC news for supercomputing professionals

AOL Moves Micro Data Centers (MDCs) Powered by Penguin Computing Into Production AOL, Inc. and Penguin Computing today announced that AOL has successfully moved its first outside Micro Data Center (MDC) into production. The system currently handles about 20% of the...
Loose Bolts

Loose Bolts

On Micro Datacenters, Sandy, Supercomputing 2012, and Coding for Containerized Data Centers By Mike Manos, CTO of AOL ….I As I mentioned before, Super Storm Sandy threw us another curveball as the hurricane crashed into the Mid-Atlantic. While Virginia was not hit...
The Storage Effect – All Things Storage

The Storage Effect – All Things Storage

Spoke too soon – AOL wants Data Centers to be smaller too By Mark Wojtasiak, Senior Manager, Product Marketing, Seagate Yesterday, I posted, “Computers are getting smaller, but data centers are getting bigger.” Perhaps, I spoke too soon given AOL’s recent blog that...
Loose Bolts – AOL’s Data Center Independence Day

Loose Bolts – AOL’s Data Center Independence Day

AOL’s Data Center Independence Day By Mike Manos, CTO of AOL ….The Micro Data Center strategy built out with the latest, our most dense server standards and infrastructure would allow us to have 5X the amount of total TCC in less than 10% of the cost and physical...