Ever want to know a secert....

How about one about a secert corporate data center.  How about how they designed the Google datacenters?  Well check out this article and the book it is promoting called "The DataCenter as a Computer" which sarts to answer the questions around how and why Google did what it did with those resources.  All in all the article over at wired  online magazine is pretty cool.

Brian Wagner

Brian started working with *nix in while a student at Kent State University in the early 90's. In 1995, as an E-Mail Administrator for Caliber Technology (now part of Fedex) he was tasked with administering Sendmail on both Slackware Linux and Solaris Systems. His first home install of Linux was MkLinux DR1 in 1996 on his 60 Mhz PowerMac. Since then Brian has been working and consulting on Linux and it's uses in the Enterprise to support everything from E-Mail, Firewalls, Web and File serving to custom cluster solutions and grid solutions. Brian has had the opportunity to work in both Fortune 500 companies and small 2 person organizations. This has given him the unique insight into the differences every size business faces.