September 2012 archive

2012 IPv6 take-up not matching 2011

Fri, 28 Sep 2012

networking, ipv6

June 6th 2012 was billed as World IPv6 Launch, a subtle rephrasing of last year’s World IPv6 Day to suggest this was something more official. But it’s clear the run up to the event failed to produce the same kind of IPv6 take-up seen in the leadup to the 2011 event.

Ancient technology for new data centre UPS designs

Fri, 14 Sep 2012

data centres

A recent white paper from 451 Research offers a fascinating insight into the evolution of UPS energy storage technologies for data centre mass-market, revealing an increasing openness to an ancient, yet also state of the art, form of energy conservation and energy transfer: The flywheel