January 31, 2010 - (Free Research) Virtualisation has matured rapidly in just a few years. What started out as a testing and development consolidation tool quickly evolved to being applied to production application.The transition to adopting cloud-like deployments shifts the focus from early capex savings drivers to transforming IT into a service and delivering...
February 22, 2012 - (Free Research) In this case study, discover how one health care provider employed a pay-as-you-go, cloud-based storage model to help them save hundreds of thousands of dollars on their long-term archiving and disaster recovery requirements.
June 01, 2012 - (Free Research) Learn how a 530-employee law firm transformed a sprawl of physical servers with DAS into a cost-efficient, reliable infrastructure that allowed for an estimated seven-figure software cost avoidance, one-hour DR and seven locations to be equipped with SAN and DR - for the price of one.
February 06, 2012 - (Free Research) This e-book examines how some of today’s most successful reps approach social sales. Among others, you’ll meet a wine salesman with almost a million Twitter followers, a global manufacturer who is taking orders on Facebook, and a storage saleswoman who used Twitter and other tools to exceed her quota by 200%.
March 22, 2011 - (Free Research) When Bunnings, a retailer of home improvement and outdoor living products, needed to find a replacement for older storage systems that supported their vital business applications, they turned to IBM products. To learn how Bunnings benefited from this upgrade, read this case study.
June 07, 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.
April 01, 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.
December 31, 2011 - (Free Research) JDSU, a manufacturer of products for communications service providers, was struggling to meet the needs of wireless carriers due to massive data growth and increased traffic. This case study explores how JDSU leveraged a high-performance analytic database to optimize critical applications and process larger amounts of data at a much faster rate.
February 17, 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.
January 12, 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.
March 22, 2013 - (Free Research) In this expert presentation transcript, Dragon Slayer Consulting president and founder Marc Staimer delves into the cloud pricing model that is changing the traditional method of buying storage from an up-front model to a pay-as-you-go model. Read now to learn more.
September 21, 2011 - (Free Research) Staples set the bar for the office superstore when it first opened its doors in 1986. It now has the second-largest Internet retail revenue in the world with $10.2 billion in 2010 sales, 43% of the company's total revenue. This paper details how Staples delivered a much more personalized shopping experience to its online customers.
December 05, 2012 - (Free Research) This white paper presents a case study of international technology service provider improved efficiency by deploying highly scalable blade servers and storage arrays.
April 13, 2011 - (Free Research) This case study from CDW Healthcare takes an in-depth look at the adoption of EMC flash drive technology by Aspirus Wausau Hospital and the distinct advantages that come with this technology. Read on to learn more today!
October 19, 2010 - (Free Research) In order to eliminate its storage I/O bottleneck, SparkPeople redeployed three databases on a new Dell/EMC storage array along with Dell PowerEdge servers to host Web applications. Access this case study now to learn more about this about transition and the benefits achieved.
March 2008 - (Free Research) BalancePoint is helping CareGroup manage application service levels, allowing the IT team to move away from volumetric capacity planning and turn to scenario modeling and "whatif" planning.
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.
November 2012 - (Free Research) In this week's Computer Weekly, we look at the government's controversial new policy on open standards and what it means for public sector IT. After hurricane Sandy hit New York, we talk to one datacentre operator about how it kept services running. And our latest buyers' guide examines the market for infrastructure on demand. Read the issue now.
October 2011 - (Free Research) In October 2010, IBM commissioned Forrester Consulting to examine the total economic impact and potential return on investment enterprises may realise by deploying IBM’s Real-time Compression solution. Read this case study to learn the results.
May 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.