May 31, 2012 - (Free Research) This case study utilises the Hybrid Columnar Compression feature of Oracle Database 11g with external NAS and SAN storage to evaluate space and performance implications of Hybrid Columnar Compression data with external storage. Read now to learn more.
May 28, 2010 - (Free Research) Read this paper to learn how AT&T utilized Informatica Data Archive to bring its database growth under control and improve application performance by reducing the amount of total storage required as well as trimming the amount of time required to load and back up its application data sets.
November 2008 - (Free Research) Using the VKernel Capacity Bottleneck Analyzer, HOVENSA is able to continuously monitor shared CPU, memory, and storage usage to properly allocate the required resources among all of its deployed virtual machines.
January 2012 - (Free Research) Petrobras needed to accelerate data replication from offshore drilling platforms back to the corporate headquarters. Download the case study to learn how Riverbed deployed Steelhead® appliances to reduce Petrobras’ backup window from 34 hours to four hours, improve application performance for remote workers to LAN-like speeds, and more.
February 2011 - (Free Research) As the number of devices and specialists at GE Healthcare multiplied, medical professionals found themselves questioning the accuracy of the data collected in its centralized systems. Check out this brief case study overview to learn how the creation of a new generation of recording systems helped GE Healthcare overcome this challenge.
March 2012 - (Free Research) This case study outlines how travel industry software company TravelTainment streamlined and simplified its data warehouse and reporting system to better serve the needs of its customers.
March 2010 - (Free Research) Rising data and query volumes take a toll on data warehouse hardware, software and administration. To maintain service levels, IT must perform constant tweaking or commit more of the IT budget to adding more storage. Read this paper to find out how SAP NetWeaver BW optimizes for both cost and performance, while reducing the administrative load.
May 2013 - (Free Research) In this week's Computer Weekly: Amazon and Microsoft earn $5bn in public cloud revenue – we ask if public cloud is now ready for the mainstream. Banks face huge challenges replacing legacy IT – but is the short-term nature of CIOs hindering progress? And we look at how user experience can deliver return on investment for IT. Read the issue now.
June 2011 - (Free Research) Migrating from SharePoint 2007 to the 2010 platform comes with a host of challenges. This brief case study shows how a leading New York City technology center saved time and money with a migration solution.
May 2011 - (Free Research) Because Appleby operates data centers in several geographic regions, replication for disaster recovery purposes is one of the company’s top concerns. The company’s decentralized storage infrastructure seemed to make multi-site replication prohibitively costly and complex. Check out this case study to learn about the solution Appleby found.
April 2010 - (Free Research) Online dieting website SparkPeople.com sought to eliminate its storage I/O bottleneck to give customers fast, simplified access to their information from its database-powered Web site, and ensure that the next busy season would pose no scalability problems. Learn how they achieved their goals with Dell and Dell/EMC solutions.
June 2012 - (Free Research) Review this informative analysis of Oracle Database 11g Advanced Compression. Find out how Oracle technology enabled one Fortune 500 company to save on storage costs, improve overall performance, reduce the size of disk consumption by 50% for structured data and 98% for unstructured data, and much more.
May 2010 - (Free Research) Professional Accounting Solutions needed to reduce power consumption to benefit from a price reduction in a co-location facility and consolidate its 40 servers and 2 SANs to minimize its hardware footprint. Read this case study to learn about the benefits PAS achieved by implementing solutions from Dell, Dell/EMC and Microsoft.
June 2011 - (Free Research) In six case studies, you’ll learn to tackle important challenges about moving to IBM. Learn how companies around the world are boosting performance, cutting costs and managing growth.
June 2011 - (Free Research) Many companies need to scale up their computing capacity in a short period of time to meet peaks in their demand and then scale back down. Read the case study to learn how IBM's Computing on Demand model delivers the capacity our clients need to be more responsive in today’s demanding business environment.
December 2011 - (Free Research) In this week’s Computer Weekly, we talk to the British Library about the enormous storage challenges of digitising its printed archive; we examine the state of the UK IT jobs market and the skills that are most in demand by employers; and we look at case studies of the best virtualisation projects. Download the new issue now.
February 2011 - (Free Research) In this case study, learn about Xtium's upgrade to Dell EqualLogic Firmware 5.0 which enabled the use of thin clones—thin-provisioned, writeable copies of data volumes—and leveraged direct integration with their VMware vSphere 4.1 environment with vStorage APIs.
November 2011 - (Free Research) Arnold Worldwide is a Boston-based global advertising agency. They needed to replace its existing SAN with virtualized storage. Read this case study to learn how Arnold successfully addressed their DR and scalability needs, but also reduced its data center footprint and slashed its power and cooling costs.