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How Many Servers Does a Small Business Need?

Even though you may be running a “small business,” you will still need to keep up with important developments to be truly successful in the modern business world. One of the necessary parts of operating a business in this modern environment is the fact that your business will need servers to communicate with other members of the organization or to perform critical business functions. But how many servers does a small business need? Is it necessary to have multiple servers, or are most small businesses fine with having just one? LightWave Networks is here to answer your questions. Continue reading below to learn more.

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Data Center Equipment

As you may know, running and operating a data center requires various different types of equipment to be completely efficient. On top of having a collection of different equipment, it is also important to ensure that these pieces of equipment are properly running so that they not only currently work efficiently but that they will continue to be efficient going into the future. No matter the size of the data center or the types of clients that it serves, it is essential that data centers rely on high-quality equipment to provide the best services for their customers. Below, LightWave Networks and our data backup and recovery professionals explore what the best data center equipment is so that you can have a better idea about what goes on behind the scenes.

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About Data Center Cooling Systems

If there is one thing that data centers need to be aware of, it is the humidity and temperature at which computers and servers operate. If the temperature or humidity that servers and other kinds of computers operate in is not optimal, this equipment runs the risk of breaking or having to undergo costly repairs and maintenance schedules. If you would like to learn more about how data centers are managed and what kind of equipment goes into making sure that they remain fully functional, LightWave Networks and our data backup and recovery professionals are here to make sure that you understand the ins and outs of data center cooling systems and what our equipment undergoes regularly.

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What Is Bandwidth in Networking?

If you are interested in data centers or colocation, there are many terms that are worth understanding. Understanding these terms can make your organization better understand what it is getting into and how you can measure success going forward. One of the most common and important terms to understand is bandwidth. If your business wishes to have a successful bout with data centers and colocation services, you will need to understand what is bandwidth in networking? Our data backup and recovery experts explore this topic in the following article. Continue reading to learn more from an experienced server outsourcing and Philadelphia cloud hosting organization.

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About Micro Data Centers

LightWave Networks is dedicated to providing the highest quality resources and services to our clients. One of the most important distinctions that we have with other colocation data centers is how we educate and provide useful information that is related to the industry. With such a rapidly changing and growing industry, it is important to keep abreast of any updates in the field. Depending on how attuned you are to the data center industry, you may be surprised to find out that there are different classes of data centers, with one of the most popular being micro data centers. If you are interested in learning more about these, continue reading below. 

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