Virtualization promises to boost efficiency and cut costs, making it an important element in your IT department's efforts to do more with less. Whether you're running applications on physical or virtual machines, you still need to stay vigilant to guard against the constant and growing hazard of malware and other cyberthreats that can put your business at risk.
Kaspersky Lab security experts have created this practical guide to help you learn about:
Identity Provisioning is still an important part of the Identity and Access Management market. That's why the field is crowded with vendors claiming to have the solution your business needs. But which one is right for your company?
This Leadership Compass delivers an overview of those market segments. Learn more about established vendors, smaller or regional vendors with good growth potential, and which vendors your company should take a close look at when ...
Access Governance is a fast-growing component in the Identity and Access Management market - so trusting a solution to manage it is crucial for the success of your business.
In this white paper, see why Dell One Identity Manager is identified as an Overall Leader in the KuppergerCole Leadership Compass: Access Governance report. You'll also get a detailed overview and analysis of the Access Governance market segement, and the solutions available in it.
Managing identity and access across the enterprise is difficult enough, and even simple provisioning can be tough. Factor in regulating compliance and navigating complex IT and user environments, and you?re looking at pretty sizable challenge.
In this eBook, discover best practices to solve your identity governance challenges. Topics include:
Â A comprehensive view of governance that covers not only application access, but also data and privileged accounts.
Â The key ...
May 2014- In this white paper, learn six easy steps to achieve data governance - quickly, easily and without the headaches. See how to control security threats and limit data access - across all your diverse platforms - while satisfying compliance requirements.
April 2014- Organizations that need to control costs of equipment and software will find it nearly impossible to effectively manage without automated asset discovery, workflows, and integrated contract management.
April 2014- This Info-Tech report evaluates nine competitors in the Enterprise Service Desk market. Nine leading products are compared across the range of relevant features and identifies IBMÂs Smart Cloud Control Desk as a champion in the field.
April 2014- This analyst report provides guidelines for how to plan an effective Enterprise Asset Management strategy, including maturity levels, processes, and technologies in context of IT Asset Management advances.
April 2014- Capitalizing on the transformative potential of private cloud requires leveraging the differentiators that will drive exponential value down the road. This IBM white paper discusses the core differentiators that drive transformative business value.
As the economy improves, CIOs must lay the foundation for the next generation of enterprise business growth, and the new battleground is data. Companies focused on transforming themselves into data-driven organizations are seeing increased innovation and improved financial performance. To meet the data challenge, CIOs must create a unified information platform that is highly reliable and scalable, one that makes it easy to access and integrate all data sources across the enterprise.
Today's enterprise faces dramatic change and tremendous opportunity. Enterprise architects are finding it challenging to ensure adequate technology governance, drive transformational initiatives, and support critical business processes.
Collecting and storing unprecedented amounts of data threatens to usurp fundamental business processes and puts key initiatives at risk. Architects must take the lead in championing a future-proof data platform as digital media plays an increasingly important role in today's mobile, social, and web environments.
With the increasing demand for social, mobile, and big data applications, the creation and consumption of data continues to grow. Cloud computing is changing the way services are deployed and managed.
The enterprise IT landscape is evolving rapidly and software-defined storage is critical to its successful transformation. Read this whitepaper and learn how administrators are keeping up by guiding their enterprises toward new, software-defined storage platforms that simplify and unify storage capacity across ...
Modern application architects are being asked to deliver a new era of social, mobile, and big data applications at a time when the entire application stack is shifting around them. Successful architects are taking a page out of the cloud computing playbook and turning to open, scale-out storage software running on industry-standard servers.
Read this whitepaper to find out how application architects can quickly and confidently deliver long-lasting applications that minimize cost, complexity, ...
Modern enterprises require I.T. organizations to become more agile to manage complex physical, virtual, and cloud technologies. I.T. leaders and their organizations must manage this complexity, keep operating costs low, and deliver on ever-increasing SLA expectations. With the rapid growth in unstructured data volumes, I.T. leaders are rethinking how storage is delivered for their organizations.
Read this whitepaper to learn how infrastructure leaders can confidently manage cost, complexity, and risk, ...
The rapid evolution of enterprise storage technologies, combined with external forces, like the explosion of big data, can cause Linux and server administrators to play catch-up when it comes to storage. Running a bunch of monolithic storage devices and proprietary, disconnected technologies forces administrators to spend valuable time creating and managing complex solutions.
To reduce complexity and enable rapid deployment of new technologies and applications, server administrators need a single open and extensible ...
April 2014- What is the impact of an all-flash array with enterprise features and reliability on the mainstream data center? In the mainstream environment, storage system reliability and consistency are as important as extreme performance. This lab report from Storage Switzerland details how the Dell All-Flash Array achieves this balance nicely, allowing you to do more with the same hardware while spending less time fine tuning the storage for performance.
April 2014- Online transaction processing (OLTP) applications are at the heart of today's business functions. As the foundation for a wide range of mission-critical applications, OLTP operations depend on exceptional storage performance and reliability. Read this article to learn how Dell's EqualLogic hybrid SAN array compares with other OLTP storage solutions in the market.
April 2014- Implementing enterprise applications can be a complex undertaking for IT organizations. Successful deployments depend on high-performance storage systems that are easy to manage and quick to scale. Read this white paper to learn how Dell Compellent Storage Center 6.3 arrays address specific storage challenges to help optimize workload performance in business-critical application environments.
April 2014- For several years, Dell Compellent Storage Center arrays have leveraged a unique application of RAID and tiering methods - Dell Compellent Data Progression - to optimize storage performance and capacity. With the emergence of higher performing controllers, as well as the rapid adoption of SSDs, Dell has a new level of Data Progression optimized for flash drives. The combination of write- and read-intensive SSDs and Flash-optimized Data Progression enables Storage Center arrays to deliver large ...
Pure Storage set out with a simple mission: to create a purpose-built
storage array that overcomes these
barriers. The result is the Pure Storage FlashArray and its
tightly-coupled software, the Purity Operating
When compared to a disk array, the FlashArray is:
10X faster (on both IOPS and latency);
10X more efficient in power, space, and cooling;
More reliable on enterprise workloads;
So simple that it installs in minutes; ...
Server consolidation stalled due to storage performance limits
IO-intensive Oracle database would not consolidate with other applications
Multiple instances of virtual applications plus the Oracle DB
Consolidated 30 servers to 5
23% increase in Oracle performance after virtualization
6.7-to-1 data reduction
Provisioning time reduced by 4x
2x increase in VMware snapshot release time
Learn how every business can improve efficiency, compete better, and
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Latency is the life-blood of any database application. When
transactions slow, it is often a direct result of disk contention at
the storage layer driving-up storage I/O latency, which directly
translates into slower transactions and a slower end-user experience.
Moving to an all-flash architecture for your database affords immediate and obvious performance benefits, but also introduces a whole host of operational benefits:
Provide a price ...
Legacy disk-based SAN performance plummeted with the addition of just 10 VDI users.
The management complexities of the legacy disk-based SAN did not allow for a "set-it-and-forget-it" operation, but the organization required simplicity.
Currently supporting 250 virtual desktops, with more to be deployed
Reduced latency to sub-millisecond
Dramatically simplified storage management
Achieved 12-to-1 data reduction
March 2014- As the exponential data growth and an increasing pressure on the data center to become more efficient continues, a traditional "one size fits all" strategy for storage design is no longer adequate. Trends such as server virtualization, proliferation of multi-core processors, and a rising adoption of desktop virtualization are increasing the requirement for high I/O performance with low latency and very fast response times. On the other side of the spectrum, an explosive growth ...
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