February 2010 - (Free Research) Before Ajax or other RIA technologies can be ready for prime time in your business, you need to verify that they can deliver enterprise-scale performance that won't lag or crash under peak loads. Read this white paper to learn best practices for load testing that will help you make sure that they're ready.
October 2012 - (Free Research) This technical white paper provides a brief overview of the Oracle Optimized Solution for SAP on SPARC SuperCluster and illustrates how to use it to consolidate SAP environments. Continue on for recommendations and best practices.
December 2010 - (Free Research) Cloud computing has loads of potential for data centers -- the ability to pool resources, charge customers based on actual usage and tap into extra external capacity when needed.
February 2009 - (Free Research) Cloud computing has loads of potential for data centers -- the ability to pool resources, charge customers based on actual usage and tap into extra external capacity when needed.
August 2008 - (Free Research) BlueArc's Titan 3000 Series is the next generation of intelligent platforms for file services designed to meet the requirements of today's sophisticated enterprise data centers and high performance applications.
March 2009 - (Free Research) In this report, we estimate both the number of older solutions each Dell PowerEdge R710 solution can replace and the payback period for replacing those older solutions. One key finding discovered is that each Dell PowerEdge R710 solution can replace up to nine HP ProLiant DL385 solutions, and could yield a payback in under 9 months.
October 2010 - (Free Research) IBM’s Storwize V7000 users now have the tools — with the combination of Storage Tier Advisor and Easy Tier — to be able to plan for and use SSDs appropriately in their distinctive workload environments. Read on to learn more.
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.
August 2012 - (Free Research) Having trouble with storage latency issues? SolarWinds® Storage Response Time Monitor free tool tracks those sluggish VMs, shows the top host to datastore total response times and a count of additional high latency offenders.
May 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.
December 2012 - (Free Research) Check out this short case study to learn how the University of Leipzig was able to easily and affordably deploy a fast, flexible and scalable storage solution and the benefits they now enjoy.
September 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.
October 2010 - (Free Research) IBM DS8700 and Storwize V7000 users now have the tools in Easy Tier and its associated software tool Storage Tier Advisor to evaluate the benefits of, plan for, deploy, and manage on an ongoing basis SSDs in combination with existing HDDs. Read on to learn more.
December 2012 - (Free Research) Read this presentation transcript to learn how an analytic offload from the warehouse onto an analytical platform can extend the life of your existing data warehouse by up to two years and result in accelerated analytic performance, improved price performance, reduction in database administration and lower storage requirements.
December 2008 - (Free Research) Storage consolidation enables organizations to improve operational efficiency, reduce costs, and simplify management. But how does an organization ensure that consolidation does not cause performance issues? To avoid performance utilization problems administrators should provision storage so that loads are balanced across resources evenly.
September 2008 - (Free Research) This white paper describes a an email archiving technology that provides a unified storage technology that reduces the Microsoft Exchange load and can integrate easily into existing IT systems.