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Forum: Colocation and Data Centers 03-16-2015, 05:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 605
Posted By serverhouse
Old hardware (compared to what you can buy today)...

Old hardware (compared to what you can buy today) is going to be power hungry.
Mhz per Watt is probably approaching 3 times what you used to get as little as 5 years ago.

I would consider new...
Forum: Colocation and Data Centers 03-16-2015, 05:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 349
Posted By serverhouse
As others have said, crash kart - almost...

As others have said, crash kart - almost definitely
Tools normally
Ethernet cables / fibres / iec patch - sometimes

Most useful of all though is if they loan out KVMoIP (unless you have ILO of...
Forum: Colocation and Data Centers 03-16-2015, 05:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 394
Posted By serverhouse
You have to be careful with on board Raid...

You have to be careful with on board Raid controllers, often they're entry level chip sets. (Not always the case)

What motherboard was it?

Fair play to, Server Factory - they stuck to their...
Forum: Colocation and Data Centers 03-13-2015, 04:30 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 831
Posted By serverhouse
Some kind of 'elastic cloud' solution may work,...

Some kind of 'elastic cloud' solution may work, but people do it for other reasons

1). Requirement to control data can rules out cloud options
2). Green credentials, if you do batch computing you...
Forum: Colocation and Data Centers 03-12-2015, 05:05 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 831
Posted By serverhouse
It's not appealing to DC's as they have to pay...

It's not appealing to DC's as they have to pay infrastructure costs even if the client isn't using it.

Power availability and the cost of the energy used are separate expenses, a 1mw chiller...
Forum: Colocation and Data Centers 03-03-2015, 04:46 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 775
Posted By serverhouse
Intelsat 17 'Landmass' C band covers half the...

Intelsat 17 'Landmass' C band covers half the planet.

However it's quite weak signal, even in the hot zone you need 2m dish, in Romania min 3m. We're in the UK so we'd need 3.7m dish to receive...
Forum: Colocation and Data Centers 03-02-2015, 04:48 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 775
Posted By serverhouse
What satellite are your trying to receive from? ...

What satellite are your trying to receive from?

You may be able to consider other datacentre's on the fringe of the foot print with large antenna's
Forum: Colocation and Data Centers 01-23-2015, 04:16 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,155
Posted By serverhouse
Wow that's a lot, I knew bandwidth was more...

Wow that's a lot, I knew bandwidth was more expensive than US or EU, but I'd assumed Hong Kong (being comparatively small, easier to connect and densely populated compared to Oz where you'd expect it...
Forum: Colocation and Data Centers 01-22-2015, 05:07 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,421
Posted By serverhouse
Ignoring the reliability of a DC network, you're...

Ignoring the reliability of a DC network, you're also getting less contention.

In a DC enviroment they'll probably have multiple 10 or 40Gb/s links which bandwidth directly onto the Internet.
...
Forum: Colocation and Data Centers 01-22-2015, 05:00 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,421
Posted By serverhouse
You're comparing burst to sustained in your...

You're comparing burst to sustained in your image.

But the storage system isn't just about how quickly you can serve a image or over the network, most sites will have a DB or PHP engine which'll...
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Forum: Colocation and Data Centers 01-14-2015, 03:43 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,286
Posted By serverhouse
IPMI (the ability to see the screen / reboot...

IPMI (the ability to see the screen / reboot remotely if the O/S crashes) is very useful.

As you're not renting you're investing for a much slower hardware cycle (you can't just upgrade after 12...
Forum: Colocation and Data Centers 12-16-2014, 04:27 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 962
Posted By serverhouse
AlanH raises a good point. Many real time...

AlanH raises a good point.

Many real time data mirroring solutions can't tolerate much more than 6-7 msec of latency which shortens your separation distance quite a lot

One method is to find a...
Forum: Colocation and Data Centers 12-15-2014, 05:00 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,062
Posted By serverhouse
You don't need to quote watts if you quote amps...

You don't need to quote watts if you quote amps and volts...

Re Voltdrop, your colo provide should be putting in big enough cables to allow you to use the full capacity of the breaker, otherwise...
Forum: Colocation and Data Centers 12-15-2014, 04:56 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 962
Posted By serverhouse
I agree, assuming by weather you're expanding to...

I agree, assuming by weather you're expanding to the enviorment, i.e geology etc

In the States is quite easy (big country) lots of choice.

In the UK this is more of a challenge as 1000 miles...
Forum: Colocation and Data Centers 12-15-2014, 04:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,358
Posted By serverhouse
I'm not so sure. The intention of import...

I'm not so sure.

The intention of import duties isn't to tax people on their own things, but new things they're acquiring via import

For example if I take my camera away on holiday I wouldn't...
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