Revisiting T2s

Revisiting T2s

With the recent announcement of T2 Unlimited and the release of new instance types I wanted to revisit this the T2. For the right workloads the T2 instance type can make sense, but it’s important to understand how they work. For smaller workloads T2s are the only name...
Converge Technology Partners Acquires BlueChipTek

Converge Technology Partners Acquires BlueChipTek

Santa Clara, CA – May 21, 2018 – Converge Technology Partners Inc. has announced today that it has acquired BlueChipTek Inc., an Information Technology Professional Services organization serving some of the fastest growing and market disruptive companies in Silicon...
Documenting your way to your first Colocation Facility.

Documenting your way to your first Colocation Facility.

The Wiki, or: How I learned to stop worrying and love documentation! In the book the Cuckoo’s Egg (By Clifford Stoll) he mentions that if it’s not in his log book then it doesn’t exist. Similarly, if what goes into the colo is not documented, then it doesn’t exist;...
Assembling Your Team for Your First Colocation Install

Assembling Your Team for Your First Colocation Install

In building your first colocation build (up to 250Kw) you will need a large cast of characters. Some of them will work for your organization, some may be contractors, others will be vendors. Some of these roles can be done by the same person. (If you have more than...