April 2012 - (Free Research) Data dictionaries are a great tool to help in your quest to derive meaning and insight from your data, allowing you to standardize context and definitions to gain consistency and reusability, and propel this quality data into strategic decision-making and business plans. This brief paper outlines the specs and benefits of data dictionaries.
August 2011 - (Free Research) This case study details how North York General Hospital's implementaiton of the IBM XIV Storage Systemen helped them reduce rackspace requirements and cut data center hosting costs. They now have a fast, resilient and flexible storage architecture that will support their mission-critical IT systems for years to come.
August 2010 - (Free Research) Compared to dedicated hosting, utility hosting is easily scalable and standardized as a turnkey package. Its chief advantage is that you pay only for the computing capacity that you use. A good time to adopt this solution is when change is taking place.
August 2010 - (Free Research) Read this paper to learn how NetBackup 7 simplifies the protection of your information-driven enterprise by automating advanced technologies and standardizing operations across applications, platforms, and virtual environments.
June 2010 - (Free Research) Read this paper to learn how NetBackup 7 simplifies the protection of your information-driven enterprise by automating advanced technologies and standardizing operations across applications, platforms, and virtual environments.
December 2010 - (Free Research) In this expert e-guide, from SearchWindowsServer.com, learn how to standardize server provisioning in your virtual environment to prevent sprawl. And, learn how to build a support system for your Hyper-V environment to avoid problems that may arise without appropriate monitoring.
December 2008 - (Free Research) This paper explains how Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC) allows Oracle Database to run any packaged or custom application, unchanged across a set of clustered events.
February 2008 - (Free Research) HP Services for Data Center Transformation, part of the HP Adaptive Infrastructure portfolio, help you to simplify, standardize, optimize, consolidate, integrate, virtualize, and transform existing and new facilities.
May 2013 - (Free Research) Windows 7 migrations can be risky and expensive, threatening employee productivity by changing the working environment. Access this resource to learn how AppSense User Virtualisation technology can alleviate seven critical user-centric concerns in your Windows upgrade.
April 2013 - (Free Research) This exclusive paper discusses how you can realize the full benefits of desktop virtualization by improving your wide array network (WAN). Access this resource now to discover how your enhancing your WAN can impact areas of your VDI which might not be performing at their full potential.
December 2012 - (Free Research) The proprietary, monolithic, and scale-up solutions that dominate the storage industry today don't deliver the scalability, flexibility, and economics that modern datacenter and cloud computing environments need. Read now to learn how to address this gap.
January 2009 - (Free Research) Intel's use of virtualization and grid computing reduces energy consumption and boosts utilization, enabling them to share compute servers by removing physical, geographical, and organizational boundaries and allowing Intel to avoid more than USD 30 million in 2007 capital purchases.
August 2009 - (Free Research) In a virtual environment, determining the best way to balance the load across access paths traditionally adds another layer of complexity to the environment. Learn about how EMC has the experience for designing successful solutions within VMware environments to help maximize the value of your data center environment.
September 2009 - (Free Research) Discussions with customers and research into vendor offerings are the basis of this white paper. It prescribes a customer transformation roadmap, profiles two customers’ information infrastructure journeys, and provides an analysis of IBM’s and EMC’s associated visions and strategies.
December 2009 - (Free Research) This informative white paper explains how the new Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC) One Node offers enhanced high availability for single-instance databases, protecting from both planned and unplanned downtime.
September 2009 - (Free Research) This IDC White Paper addresses a key challenge for most organizations - the need to improve innovation. Three very different global corporations are compared in order to explore methods of managing new ideas, projects, resources, and marketing innovation. Read on to learn what all three companies are doing to manage innovation.
December 2007 - (Free Research) Integrating all forms of communication - from telephony to email, web conferencing to instant messaging (IM) - helps to deliver a richer communications environment that ultimately results in cost savings and productivity increases. Before embarking on such a journey there are a number of elements that require careful consideration.
December 2009 - (Free Research) Availability is a growing concern for all customers. Information, and the databases underlying that information, have become more and more integral to business processes and products.
September 2011 - (Free Research) If all storage array vendors buy disk drives from the same small set of disk manufacturers then why is there such a big reliability gap between storage vendors? This white paper seeks to gain insight into this question.
May 2012 - (Free Research) This week’s Computer Weekly, we talk exclusively to Tesco CIO Mike McNamara about why the UK's biggest retailer is spending £150m on its online business. And, with the London 2012 Olympics only weeks away; we look at how IT testing is progressing.
November 2012 - (Free Research) In this expert videocast transcript, desktop virtualization expert and blogger Brian Madden analyzes VDI's low adoption rates and explains why they can be attributed to fundamental differences between desktop virtualization and its server counterpart.