Archive | January, 2014

Dell Inspiron 660 i660, Virtual Server Diamond in the rough?

Dell Inspiron 660 i660, Virtual Server Diamond in the rough? During the 2013 post thanksgiving black friday shopping day, I did some on-line buying including a Dell Inspiron 660 i660 (5629BK) to be used as a physical machine (PM) or VMware host (among other things). Now technically I know, this is a workstation or desktop […]

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The fundamental problem of IT and Data center e-waste

The global e-waste problem is escalating, by 2017, world volumes of end-of-life e-products is expected to be 33% higher than 2012 according to a new study by the Solving the E-Waste Problem (StEP) Initiative. Based on current trends E-waste will grow from 48.9 million metric tons in 2013 to 65.4 million tons in 2017. StEP […]

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Alexa and Fortune 500 DNS Marketshare – 01 Jan 2014

This post provides current marketshare statistics for managed DNS services amongst top Alexa websites and US Fortune 500 companies. The methodology used to collect this data is explained in a prior post. Alexa 1,000 Alexa 10,000 Fortune 500 Marketshare Historical Details Switchers Alexa Top 1,000 DNS Marketshare – 01 Jan 2014 Alexa Top 1,000 DNS […]

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