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MSFT makes use of the densest data storage medium in the universe?

On Microsoft R&D

By MIT Technology Review



The company MSFT Corp., thinks DNA, a building block of life, is the future of data storage. It says it could have a “proto-commercial system” up and running in three years. 182 more words

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Enterprise-Environment BMS Retrofits

Given the market’s pressure to “go lean,” some organizations can’t help but do the best with what they have. To many, the price tag on bridging the gap between the building-management system (BMS) they have and the BMS they think they need will break the budget. 8 more words


Is your fiber infrastructure ready for 100 GbE?

What a difference a year makes. In 2016, I blogged about the 100 Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) technology and the myriad of transceiver options that were available at the time. 56 more words


Ford to build $200m Michigan data center

datacenterdynamics.com – Ford plans to build a $200 million data center in Flat Rock, Michigan, its second new facility after its previously revealedDearborn, Michigan data center. 25 more words


The Importance of Fiber Characterization Part 1: Defining Fiber Characterization and its Parts

Learn industry best practices for testing installed fiber optic links. Topics covered include cleaning and inspection, loss testing, and OTDR testing and troubleshooting. In addition, we’ll review the recommended procedures to assure reliable and repeatable results for testing multimode and single-mode links. 7 more words


OTDR Testing for Today’s High Speed Networks

Testing fiber spans with an OTDR requires understanding its wide array of capabilities. As systems migrate to higher speeds, the OTDR remains the critical tool for characterizing an optical span for attenuation and distance. 28 more words


EDGE8™ - Preterminated Optical Cabling Systems for Data Centers | Corning

Our EDGE™ solutions were the industry’s first preterminated optical cabling systems specifically designed for the data center environment, and the value that EDGE provides to the industry continues to be proven. 48 more words