Author Archivesss: Peter Sacco

18 Sep 2018

PTS Partner NJFX Welcomes Subsea Trans-Atlantic Data Cable

fiber optic cabling

PTS Partner NJFX Welcomes Subsea Trans-Atlantic Data Cable

The Jersey Shore is becoming a major destination for your photos, status updates and Internet searches. A new trans-Atlantic subsea cable will land in Wall Township, NJ, ferrying European Internet traffic from Google and Facebook to the New York metropolitan area. The HAVFRUE cable, which was announced earlier this year, will land at the NJFX more...

20 Apr 2018

PTS Modernizes State Data Center and Expands Network in Sergipe, Brazil

fiber optic cabling, IT, IT Infrastructure

PTS Modernizes State Data Center and Expands Network in Sergipe, Brazil

As the primary contractor of a technical team made up of US- and Brazil-based companies, PTS Data Center Solutions provided consulting services to the state of Sergipe. The Brazilian state had undertaken a statewide IT modernization project, with these priorities: Expand the state fiber and wireless broadband network Modernize the state government’s data center Data more...

15 Feb 2018

PTS’ Pete Sacco Presenting at AFCOM February 2018 NYC/NJ Metro Chapter Meeting

PTS Event

PTS’ Pete Sacco Presenting at AFCOM February 2018 NYC/NJ Metro Chapter Meeting

PTS President Pete Sacco will be presenting at the  upcoming February 2018 AFCOM NYC/NJ Metro Chapter Meeting at Bloomberg in NY, NY.. Bloomberg and the AFCOM – NYC/NJ Metro Chapter have teamed up to sponsor a wide range of capabilities to assist Data Center Professionals to maintain the utmost uptime. Please join us to celebrate our collaboration, view presentations, and hear real-time more...

5 Jan 2018

Prepare A Cyberdefense Plan Beyond Meltdown and Spectre Security Risks

network security, security

Prepare A Cyberdefense Plan Beyond Meltdown and Spectre Security Risks

Virtually all modern CPUs have a major security vulnerability. Nearly all CPUs built over the past two decades have a design flaw, creating a vulnerability that could allow hackers access to the data that runs through the CPU itself. This data might include passwords, keys, and other critically sensitive data. The vulnerabilities, dubbed Meltdown and Spectre, more...

29 Sep 2017

What are YOU doing about VM Sprawl?

virtualization

What are YOU doing about VM Sprawl?

There is no question that virtualization has revolutionized how we set up our business networks. Greater security, improved IT support, smoother migrations, and huge cost savings are just a few of the many benefits of virtualization. However, quickly set up virtual machines (VMs) are often unplanned, and are created without regard to the resources they more...

31 Aug 2017

PTS Event 9/28/2017: The Seven Tastes of Data Center Management

DCIM, PTS Event

PTS Event 9/28/2017: The Seven Tastes of Data Center Management

PTS and partners Asset Vue and Tuangru are hosting a panel discussion that will cover successful DCIM implementations, current trends in DCIM, and what is needed to deploy DCIM solutions successfully in the future. Free registration includes a winery tour and tasting at the Hopewell Valley Vineyards in Pennington, NJ (just outside of Princeton). Don’t miss more...

25 Jul 2017

Free ebook: Upgrade your IT Systems to Maximize Business Potential

Dell, ebook, information technology, IT, IT Infrastructure

Free ebook: Upgrade your IT Systems to Maximize Business Potential

Are you and your staff wasting valuable time on run-of-the-mill tasks due to a sluggish network that struggles to handle routine traffic? Is adding more users likely to add more burden to your struggling infrastructure? Your business might be overdue for an IT system upgrade. If you put it off any longer, you might end more...

21 Jun 2017

Enjoy Summer Vacation without Worrying about Data Center and IT Infrastructure Monitoring and Management

Data Center Infrastructure Management, data center monitoring, DCIM

Enjoy Summer Vacation without Worrying about Data Center and IT Infrastructure Monitoring and Management

PTS has the experience with many tools in the Data Center Monitoring and Management space to develop, implement, and integrate an effective DCIM tool set. These tools will help your team proactively manage your Data Center, reducing the chances of user error and reducing downtime. PTS partner Asset Vue has introduced Real Time Physical Asset more...

31 May 2017

Is your Data Center As Cool as it Once Was?

data center cooling, data center energy efficiency

Is your Data Center As Cool as it Once Was?

Trends in data center cooling have changed dramatically over the past few years. Outmoded “maximum cooling” approaches have given way to more efficient heat-rejection systems. Utilizing sophisticated economizer technologies, modern cooling systems are not only reducing energy costs, but are also operating far more efficiently, and are highly reliable. Other recent improvements in data center more...

16 May 2017

Are You Prepared for the Next Network Security Threat?

network security, security

Are You Prepared for the Next Network Security Threat?

The recent wave of attacks on Windows machines is unprecedented, and these types of attacks, specifically ransomware attacks, have been on the rise. Ransomware is a type of malicious software virus that locks up your computer files and demands payment to unlock them. If you managed to avert disaster this time around, do you know more...