August 2014- Designed with simplicity, efficiency, and versatility in mind, the powerful new Dell PowerEdge VRTX can greatly simplify the office environment. This report focuses on the simplicity and versatility aspects by looking specifically at performance comparisons to a legacy dual-socket server. Read on to see how investing in the Dell PowerEdge VRTX can elevate your IT infrastructure by answering database performance and space-saving challenges that face your remote and branch offices.
Today's offices support a number of IT functions that not only provide support for that office, but also host core applications that connect to a centrally managed data center. Integrated IT platforms can be the key to success for these quickly growing remote office/branch office (ROBO) sites.
An optimized solutions platform designed from the ground up specifically for ROBOs and small offices, Dell PowerEdge VRTX brings simplicity, efficiency, and versatility to these ...
August 2014- Headquartered in Japan, NEWJEC Inc. is a general construction and consulting firm involved in matters related to civil engineering, construction and architecture, and electrical installations. In recent years, their clients' requests have become more detailed and required a more precise level of analysis through advanced calculations. To meet these demands, NEWJEC had to revamp its existing HPC environment and consolidate it into a compact data center solution. Take a look at how Dell PowerEdge VRTX ...
As organizations grow and IT infrastructures expand to meet business demands, IT decision makers must continually look for ways to streamline operations and improve business response. One way is through deploying systems management software agents, but installing, testing, and maintaining these agents is time-consuming. Additionally, software agents that run on the server consume precious processor cycles.
The Dell OpenManage systems management portfolio provides embedded server management with 11th-generation Dell PowerEdge servers, and the ...
Remote office/branch office (ROBO) operations can be a boon for business as they often attract localized talent or leverage competitive advantage situations. Unfortunately, IT organizations often view these environments as burdens and choose to merely blunt the impact of their multi-site environments, thereby overlooking the strategic advantages they can offer.
The Dell PowerEdge VRTX solution can help maximize efficiency and productivity at ROBO sites through high density, virtualization-ready design, excellent ROI, and ...
August 2014- It is well know that data explosion has become increasingly expensive to manage. Need to learn how to reduce cost and risk, streamline information governance, flexibly scale and implement a comprehensive archiving and eDiscovery solution?
August 2014- The trend towards mobility is changing the way organizations operate. To keep up with this, IT needs to modernize the data center in order to create a converged infrastructure with a simple, versatile and efficient platform. This exclusive resource examines how mobility is affecting IT leaders and how, with the right tools, you can embrace a paradigm shift in the way you manage and provision infrastructure to streamline management and minimize costs.
In today's IT world a core issue remains in datacenter design - how physically dense should a datacenter be and why? This paper defines high density, discusses its relationship with the driving forces of virtualization and consolidation, and offers cost saving examples from various studies.
Read on to learn how Dell offers solutions across the spectrum to meet your density needs - from tower servers for the smallest businesses to highly dense server ...
In today's IT landscape, data centers and their networks are the lifeline to your business. Although the idea is simple, the execution is not - leaving IT departments looking for new ways to optimize data center and network performance. This informative guide explores the importance of infrastructure convergence and outlines the key benefits of this strategy, including:
• Enhanced data center efficiency
• Simplified systems management... and more
Explore this resource to learn about a strategy that can help you overcome the limitations of the traditional data center design and help you realize the benefits of:
• Smaller IT footprint and deployment time without sacrificing computing power or memory
• Highly efficient power and cooling options
• Streamlined management... and more
July 2014- With business applications moving to the cloud, most companies now provide access to enterprise software applications via the Internet and through mobile devices. But concerns about security, reliability, performance, and control are driving enterprise IT departments to evaluate the network infrastructure and services that connect their company locations to data centers. New UBM Tech research explores the options they're exploring.
July 2014- With data playing an increasingly important role in business success, companies are seeking faster, more reliable, and more flexible connections to put the information in their data centers to good use. Read this ebook to explore connectivity considerations that meet modern needs.
July 2014- These are exciting times for enterprise application developers, as companies challenge them to build solutions that better exploit mobile devices, cloud infrastructures, sensor networks, big data, and APIs for widely used services such as Facebook and Gmail. Application development, however, isn't all intellectual exhilaration. It has its pain points, too, such as the toil that goes into creating and modifying batch workload jobs. This paper explores how app developers can use automation to deal with ...
July 2014- This collection of articles substantiates growing concerns over application performance in cloud and/or virtualized environments. While cost reduction is a primary reason enterprises move from traditional datacenter infrastructure to distributed computing, the economics don't pan out if application performance and, subsequently, user adoption suffer. However, a good understanding of performance in the cloud or in virtualized environments demands a wholly different approach to monitoring, as explained in the following articles authored by technology strategists ...
This collection discusses the common performance issues encountered when managing jobs in a Hadoop environment. Whether you are running Hadoop on-premise or utilizing a cloud-hosted MapReduce environment, or a combination of the two, this collection will give you real-world examples of how to improve the distribution and utilization of your big data deployment.
Some of the key challenges we have seen include:
• Jobs running slow or failing without a clear ...
With the average cost of a data breach reaching $3.5 million, the pressure is intense to maintain the security and compliance of your data center. It only takes one breach and the cost to your organization can spiral out of control.
In this whitepaper, you will discover how your organization may be at risk and how you can protect your data center from costly and highly visible breaches. Through the Intelligent Compliance process, you ...
Setting up a private cloud infrastructure can be a daunting task, and IT is often unsure how to begin. The Fujitsu Cloud Starter Kit simplifies a private cloud implementation with an all-in-one solution that provides an easy-to-manage and reliable cloud infrastructure with minimum deployment effort.
This pre-tested solution provides configuration templates for server, storage, network, virtualization and cloud resource management software. This will allow the customer to remove the need for complex design ...
June 2014- The information and communication technologies (ICT) industry is undergoing a paradigm shift in the way computing resources are procured. Cloud computing is emerging as a key area of focus for business leaders and technology decision makers due to its support for driving innovation; its ability to save costs; increase business agility and deliver IT in an on-demand manner. The use of cloud services has increased significantly over the last couple years with more than half ...
June 2014- If your company is serious about competing in the marketplace, the cloud represents your best way to transform IT to support your company's most urgent business needs. However, the cloud is complex. As revealed in a recent Frost & Sullivan survey of cloud decision-makers, the majority of enterprise IT decision-makers face obstacles in their efforts to make cloud decisions. In fact, most decision-makers believe that cloud decisions are even more complex in their own companies than ...
Cloud is a huge step change in the way IT-based services are delivered, and one that will provide substantial business benefits through reduced capital expenditure and increased business agility. As ever, any topic with this much hype heightens expectations, thereby creating a challenge for CIOs. The key issue that every CIO must address is how and where we adopt cloud services so they maximize the benefits to our organizations and customers.
This Fujitsu ...
Eaton's Intelligent Power Manager (IPM) can help IT managers reap the benefits of virtualization. In particular, it
comes with a plug-in for VMware's vCenter Server, currently the most popular virtualization management solution on
the market. It enables IT managers to administer their backup power and power distribution assets in sophisticated
ways via the same console they use to manage their physical and virtual servers.
This technology brief discusses the factors behind virtualization's skyrocketing ...
March 2014- To leverage the full potential of today's data centers, progressive technology decision makers are transforming traditional facilities into core business assets that support revenue-generating initiatives and other long-term goals. This and other important trends that reflect how enterprise executives are aiming to expand their use of managed, colocation and third-party cloud services are explored in detail in "The State of the Modern Data Center," a comprehensive new study by UBM Tech that surveyed nearly 450 IT ...
Security analysis and monitoring tools can't see inside the cloud. How can you shed light on workloads as they go virtual, and see inside your virtual networks?
Read this white paper to learn how a Visibility Fabric can give you the visibility you need.
March 2014- Get all of the right data without dropping packets to the tools you use for complete, accurate, and reliable uptime monitoring solutions. Read this white paper to learn how.
March 2014- As data center technology goes virtual and converges, resources become invisible to your monitoring tools. Learn how you can reveal those silos of IT.
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