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  • Research // Feb 2015

    Top 10 Mobile Technologies and Capabilities for 2015 and 2016

    Gartner discusses 10 technologies and capabilities that will be critical to organizations wanting to unlock the full potential of mobility as part of their digital business strategy. Download this Gartner report, compliments of Dell. Gartner, Top 10 Mobile Technologies and Capabilities for 2015 and 2016, Nick Jones, 14 February...

    Sponsored By Dell

  • Research // Feb 2015

    2014 Strategic Road Map for Endpoints Using Mobility as the Key Driver

    A mobility strategy should be embedded in an IT strategy, work processes and policies to align investments with business goals. IT leaders should consolidate PCs, Macs, desk phones, ruggedized devices, mobile devices and alternative endpoint device teams into a single I&O organization. Download this Gartner report, compliments of Dell. ...

    Sponsored By Dell

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Mobile Security: Confidence Ebbs as BYOD Booms

    Security risks have grown roughly in proportion to the meteoric growth in employee-owned mobile devices within the workplace. Meanwhile cyber-attacks are growing in sophistication and severity. According to data from a new IDG Research survey, these dynamics have IT decision makers scrambling to tighten and revise BYOD policies while addressing...

    Sponsored By Dell

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Tablets That Work for Business

    Tablets designed for work as well as play finally are robust enough to overcome barriers to enterprise adoption. Here’s a look at how enterprise tablets differ from their consumer cousins -- and how their use can open doors to new opportunities. Sponsored by Dell and Intel®:

    Sponsored By Dell

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Driving Outcomes with One-to-One Initiatives in K-12

    By putting mobile devices into the hands of every student and teacher in their schools, districts open the door for a richer, more individualized educational experience. Learning is no longer confined to a desk and classroom. Teachers, now with a wealth of high quality resources at their fingertips, can design...

    Sponsored By Dell

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Making the Most of Data for Education

    Today’s schools face a serious data problem. The problem isn’t that there’s too little data flowing through schools — or even that there’s too much of it — but rather that its use is too limited to provide the actionable insights into student performance that educators need. Student data, as...

    Sponsored By Dell

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Leadership Imperatives for 1:1 Success

    Perhaps the most important step for 1-to-1 success happens when the program is little more than a twinkle in an administrator’s eye. Before key roles are assigned, devices selected, or infrastructure assessed, districts need to build a culture that supports the initiative. Sponsored by Dell and Intel®:

    Sponsored By Dell

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Transforming Your Business with Tablets

    Tablets are increasingly finding their way into the workplace as workers become accustomed to their portability and ease of use, but a number of obstacles often prevent tablets from being used as a primary business device. Download this paper to better understand these challenges, see how Dell Venue tablets can...

    Sponsored By Dell

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Mobility Myth Busting: BYOD, Tablets, and Mobile Apps

    Mobile technology may be reshaping business strategy, but many organizations are mired in antiquated thinking about mobility that keeps them from realizing its full potential. We expose three mobility myths and lay bare the truth about implementing an effective mobile strategy. Sponsored by Dell and Intel®:

    Sponsored By Dell

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    A New Model for Teaching and Learning

    In an era when we challenge the status quo and institute new standards for teaching and learning, policy makers seek effective models. When we see success, we question how to take what works in that setting and recreate it in other places. The Science Leadership Academy, a partnership high school...

    Sponsored By Dell

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Private cloud infrastructure – Do you have what it takes?

    As more organizations establish a goal of building out internal cloud services, it becomes clear that every organization has a unique environment and goals. This paper discusses how, even with this situation, the right infrastructure can deliver essential cloud capabilities that will facilitate the transition to cloud cloud-ready IT. ...

    Sponsored By Dell

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Why OpenStack for Private Cloud?

    Today's dynamic business requirements cannot be effectively served by traditional segmented and siloed IT infrastructures. This technical bulletin discusses how the OpenStack project was created to respond to new requirements for an open, massively scalable, cloud operating system capable of supporting today's dynamic "cloud-aware" applications. Co-sponsored by Red Hat:

    Sponsored By Dell

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Accelerate your IT Services: Dell Red Hat Cloud Solutions

    This white paper provides an overview of Dell Red Hat Enterprise Cloud Solutions and the benefits of cloud computing, specifically private cloud deployments. Learn about the different configuration options available from Dell and Red Hat to address your organization's specific needs. Co-sponsored by Red Hat:

    Sponsored By Dell

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Dell & Red Hat Private Cloud Solutions

    This brochure discusses how Dell and Red Hat are making OpenStack the default for open cloud infrastructure in the enterprise. Download this paper to learn how these open solutions offer innovative cloud infrastructure to transform IT service delivery into new dynamic cloud models. Co-sponsored by Red Hat:

    Sponsored By Dell

  • Case Studies // Feb 2015

    School District Ensures Business Continuity

    "Michigan's Birmingham Public Schools (BPS) is committed to providing the best education possible to its 8,400 students in 17 schools. Accordingly, the district seeks out ways to use technology to enhance student learning. To provide quality education, protect student data and control costs, BPSs needed to replace its tape-based backup...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    Enterprise Data: All Backed Up and Ready to Restore

    "Interstate Blood Bank, Inc (IBBI) is a division of The Interstate Companies, collects and distributes life-saving human plasma, which is the clear, liquid portion of human blood. IBBI needed a more reliable and affordable solution to back up and restore enterprise data as required by federal and international regulatory agencies....

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2014

    Fitness Chain Facilitates Merger With Quick Email Migration

    SATS ELIXIA is a leading fitness chain in the Nordic region. The company's 435,000 members enjoy modern, functional and individual personal training and group exercise at 160 training clubs. SATS ELIXIA needed to migrate 1,000 users from one chain's Exchange 2010 organization to the other's Office365 (Exchange Online) tenant with...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Dell Click Frenzy

    Dell Cyber Sale: Save Big Now on selected Desktops, Laptops, Tablets and all-in-one systems.

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2014

    Publisher Gives Data Protection Solution Five Stars

    MPS Limited is one publishing company that has taken hold of this digital world to create a dynamically successful business. MPS Limited was building a scalable and easy-to-manage IT infrastructure, and also needed a backup and recovery solution to match the high-performance environment. MPS Limited implemented a solution based on...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2014

    Airplane Repair Firm Reduces Risk with Effective Backup and Recovery

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2014

    When Systems Management Works

    "Businesses strive to build relationships with clients because, to borrow an old cliché, ""Mighty oaks from little acorns grow"". Seabix is located in Switzerland, believes in long-standing relationships. To drive business growth, managed service provider Seabix wanted to provide customers with a comprehensive client management service on top of its...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2014

    WiFi Provider Achieves Twice the Capability at a Quarter of the Cost

    "As The Cloud's business grew

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  • Case Studies // Sep 2014

    University IT Team Saves One Full-Time Headcount

    The Westphal College of Media Arts and Design at Drexel University prepares students for careers in media, design, and performing and visual arts. Westphal IT chose Dell KACE to assist with a mandatory security initiative and address IT pain points of patching and application distribution to 800 desktops that regularly...

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  • Case Studies // Sep 2014

    College Gets Top-Class Software Management Tools

    Lowanna College is one of three large government secondary education providers in the Latrobe Valley with a clear will to establishing itself as a centre of educational excellence in the Gippsland Region. Lowanna College wanted to create and maintain a highly engaging learning environment by getting the best out of...

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  • Case Studies // Sep 2014

    Early-Adopter School Gives Next-Generation Firewall an 'A+'

    Manor Lakes P-12 College is an exciting and developing college that is committed to inclusive education. The internet is now tightly woven into many education programs. It helps inform and engage students during class time with their teachers. Manor Lakes P-12 College wanted to improve internet access for students and...

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  • Case Studies // Sep 2014

    Coca-Cola Reduces Its Migration Timeline by 33% with Migrator for Notes to Exchange

    "Coca-Cola Bottling Co Consolidated (CCBCC) is the largest independent Coca-Cola bottler in the United States and does business in 11 states. CCBCC needed to migrate 3,000 mailboxes, distribution lists and conference rooms from IBM Notes to Microsoft Exchange Server without data loss or disruption. Based on the ease of installation,...

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  • Case Studies // Sep 2014

    Manufacturing Company Enables Global Collaboration with Dell Tools

    "Coats dates back to the 1750s and is the world's leading industrial thread and consumer textile crafts business, at home in more than 70 countries, employing over 20,000 people across six continents. Coats needed to migrate 7,500 users in 70 countries from IBM Notes to Microsoft Office 365. The migration...

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  • Case Studies // Sep 2014

    Wiltshire Council Enjoys Seamless Migration

    "As part of a nationwide local government restructuring, five local authorities in the county of Wiltshire merged into a single unit, Wiltshire Council, with shared senior management, finance, IT and HR functions. Wiltshire Council needed to seamlessly migrate 6,700 mailboxes from Notes, Exchange 2003 and Exchange 2007 into a single...

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2014

    Enhancing Employee Flexibility While Reducing IT Complexity

    Dell employees depend on computers and mobile devices for various daily work functions, from software development to sales and marketing. Dell wanted to provide new computing options for employees while reducing IT complexity and controlling costs. The company adopted Dell Desktop Workspace, which provides a secure enterprise workspace for a...

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2014

    Boosting Mobile Internet Subscriptions Across the Country

    NQ Mobile in China has become a leading provider of mobile internet services to this burgeoning market. With a world class research and development team, and the continued release of new services, the company has millions of customers globally. NQ Mobile needed to improve areas of its mobile internet cloud,...

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2014

    Local Government Defines Recipe for Desktop Efficiency

    Marne & Gondoire is a public sector industry, located in France. Its infrastructure, which supports 18 cities, had grown over time. To support greater efficiency across the county authority, Marne & Gondoire looked for a comprehensive set of tools to help its small IT administration team improve control of its...

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2014

    University Cuts Enrollment Time by 50 Percent

    Radboud University is one of the leading academic communities in the Netherlands, with 19,000 students enrolled in more than 100 study programs. To improve business agility, enhance security and control costs, Radboud University needed effective identity management and governance. They chose Dell to overcome these challenges. They have implemented Dell...

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2014

    Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers Bids on AtomSphere

    Ritchie Bros. is the world's largest industrial auctioneer. Established in 1958, Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers (RBA) has experienced consistent year-over-year growth, with more than $3.8 billion of equipment, trucks and other assets sold in 2013. RBA needed to reengineer its business processes and supporting systems to keep up with business growth....

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2014

    University Migrates Email With No Disruption

    Founded in 1908, the University of Nebraska Omaha (UNO) is a forward thinking and comprehensive metropolitan university. The University of Nebraska at Omaha had undertaken a project to migrate 4,200 users and 2,400 mailboxes from Notes to Office 365 using migration tools from another provider. The university implemented Dell Migrator...

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2014

    Expanding Horizons with Successful Virtual Reality Innovation

    "One organization whose work is vital in protecting miners in New South Wales (NSW), Australia, is Coal Services. Coal Services looked to refresh the IT platform underpinning its Virtual Reality (VR) technologies used for training mine-based workers and emergency teams. The company consolidated its sophisticated VR system on a platform...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2014

    Ensuring an Easy & Complete Migration

    The National Organization of Life and Health Insurance Guaranty Associations (NOLHGA) is a voluntary organization with members from all 50 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. They needed to migrate content from Lotus Domino.Doc to SharePoint on a fairly short schedule. With Migrator for Notes to SharePoint and...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2014

    Expanding English Language Reach With Shared Infrastructure

    Kru Somsri's English School in Thailand specializes in providing 11- to 16-yearold students with supplementary after school tuition in English to supplement their education and improve their chances of university entry and job prospects. Kru Somsri's English School wanted a new scalable infrastructure that would help it remotely manage servers...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2014

    Telecommunications Company Efficiently Supports Distributed and Growing Workforce

    BroadSoft, the leading innovator of Voice over IP (VoIP) applications, is the backbone of the networks of more than 500 telecommunications service providers. To efficiently support its distributed and growing workforce, BroadSoft needed to replace its manual systems management processes and home-grown issue tracking tool. BroadSoft's small IT team now...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2014

    Dynamic Data Protection Drives Double-Digit Growth

    Bluegrass Computer Services, a leading IT support company in the south west of England, provides a wide range of remote support services to Small and Medium Businesses (SMBs). Bluegrass saw that many Small and Medium Businesses (SMBs) lacked effective disaster recovery strategies to protect growth. The service provider identified this...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2014

    Leading Wireless Provider Improves Its Customer Experience With a Successful 4G LTE Rollout

    U.S. Cellular operates in 126 markets across 26 states. It has more than 300 retail store locations across the country, and serves more than 20 million direct and indirect subscribers. As part of its expansion to a 4G LTE network, U.S. Cellular sought a network security and secures remote access...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Tablets That Work for Business

    Tablets designed for work as well as play finally are robust enough to overcome barriers to enterprise adoption. Here’s a look at how enterprise tablets differ from their consumer cousins -- and how their use can open doors to new opportunities. Sponsored by Dell and Intel®:

    Sponsored By Dell

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Transforming Your Business with Tablets

    Tablets are increasingly finding their way into the workplace as workers become accustomed to their portability and ease of use, but a number of obstacles often prevent tablets from being used as a primary business device. Download this paper to better understand these challenges, see how Dell Venue tablets can...

    Sponsored By Dell

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Mobility Myth Busting: BYOD, Tablets, and Mobile Apps

    Mobile technology may be reshaping business strategy, but many organizations are mired in antiquated thinking about mobility that keeps them from realizing its full potential. We expose three mobility myths and lay bare the truth about implementing an effective mobile strategy. Sponsored by Dell and Intel®:

    Sponsored By Dell

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    A New Model for Teaching and Learning

    In an era when we challenge the status quo and institute new standards for teaching and learning, policy makers seek effective models. When we see success, we question how to take what works in that setting and recreate it in other places. The Science Leadership Academy, a partnership high school...

    Sponsored By Dell

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Leadership Imperatives for 1:1 Success

    Perhaps the most important step for 1-to-1 success happens when the program is little more than a twinkle in an administrator’s eye. Before key roles are assigned, devices selected, or infrastructure assessed, districts need to build a culture that supports the initiative. Sponsored by Dell and Intel®:

    Sponsored By Dell

  • Research // Feb 2015

    Top 10 Mobile Technologies and Capabilities for 2015 and 2016

    Gartner discusses 10 technologies and capabilities that will be critical to organizations wanting to unlock the full potential of mobility as part of their digital business strategy. Download this Gartner report, compliments of Dell. Gartner, Top 10 Mobile Technologies and Capabilities for 2015 and 2016, Nick Jones, 14 February...

    Sponsored By Dell

  • Research // Feb 2015

    2014 Strategic Road Map for Endpoints Using Mobility as the Key Driver

    A mobility strategy should be embedded in an IT strategy, work processes and policies to align investments with business goals. IT leaders should consolidate PCs, Macs, desk phones, ruggedized devices, mobile devices and alternative endpoint device teams into a single I&O organization. Download this Gartner report, compliments of Dell. ...

    Sponsored By Dell

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Mobile Security: Confidence Ebbs as BYOD Booms

    Security risks have grown roughly in proportion to the meteoric growth in employee-owned mobile devices within the workplace. Meanwhile cyber-attacks are growing in sophistication and severity. According to data from a new IDG Research survey, these dynamics have IT decision makers scrambling to tighten and revise BYOD policies while addressing...

    Sponsored By Dell

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Private cloud infrastructure – Do you have what it takes?

    As more organizations establish a goal of building out internal cloud services, it becomes clear that every organization has a unique environment and goals. This paper discusses how, even with this situation, the right infrastructure can deliver essential cloud capabilities that will facilitate the transition to cloud cloud-ready IT. ...

    Sponsored By Dell

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Why OpenStack for Private Cloud?

    Today's dynamic business requirements cannot be effectively served by traditional segmented and siloed IT infrastructures. This technical bulletin discusses how the OpenStack project was created to respond to new requirements for an open, massively scalable, cloud operating system capable of supporting today's dynamic "cloud-aware" applications. Co-sponsored by Red Hat:

    Sponsored By Dell

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Accelerate your IT Services: Dell Red Hat Cloud Solutions

    This white paper provides an overview of Dell Red Hat Enterprise Cloud Solutions and the benefits of cloud computing, specifically private cloud deployments. Learn about the different configuration options available from Dell and Red Hat to address your organization's specific needs. Co-sponsored by Red Hat:

    Sponsored By Dell

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Dell & Red Hat Private Cloud Solutions

    This brochure discusses how Dell and Red Hat are making OpenStack the default for open cloud infrastructure in the enterprise. Download this paper to learn how these open solutions offer innovative cloud infrastructure to transform IT service delivery into new dynamic cloud models. Co-sponsored by Red Hat:

    Sponsored By Dell

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Driving Outcomes with One-to-One Initiatives in K-12

    By putting mobile devices into the hands of every student and teacher in their schools, districts open the door for a richer, more individualized educational experience. Learning is no longer confined to a desk and classroom. Teachers, now with a wealth of high quality resources at their fingertips, can design...

    Sponsored By Dell

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Making the Most of Data for Education

    Today’s schools face a serious data problem. The problem isn’t that there’s too little data flowing through schools — or even that there’s too much of it — but rather that its use is too limited to provide the actionable insights into student performance that educators need. Student data, as...

    Sponsored By Dell

  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    A Layman's Explanation of the Role of IT Racks in Cooling Your Data Center

    Unless it is an actively cooled rack (i.e. one with a cooling coil, which looks like a radiator), the rack is a passive player in the thermal system. The amount of IT systems the rack can "Cool" depends on the room's ability to deliver adequate temperature air to the rack....

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  • White Papers // May 2009

    Rack Infrastructure Effects on Thermal Performance of a Server

    This paper focuses on quantifying the impacts of a Cable Management Arm and the doors of an IT equipment rack on the airflow through a 1U server. While Dell has historically tested rack-mounted servers and storage equipment in an IT rack, the results were used as a pass/fail criteria for...

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  • White Papers // May 2009

    Energy Advantages of Containment Systems

    Improved cooling techniques are essential to extend the life of existing data center facilities. The use of containment - a method of separating supply (cold) and return (hot) air to more effectively cool the IT equipment in a data center - ensures that room and equipment temperatures can be better...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2009

    DELL Best Practices Guide for Rack Enclosures

    The Dell PowerEdge Rack Enclosures are offered in two sizes, 24U (2420) and 42U (4220). The Dell 2420 and 4220 Rack Enclosures are designed to hold and protect server, network, and data storage equipment. The Dell Rack Enclosure is a sturdy, practical design that is solidly built and delivered with...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2008

    Deploying Microsoft SQL Server With Dell EqualLogic PS5000 Series Storage Arrays

    This white paper provides a reference design, architectural overview, and configuration guidelines for deploying Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Standard Edition with SP2 with Microsoft Windows Server 2003 R2 with SP2. This architecture is presented as an integrated solution that uses Dell PowerEdge R805 servers and Dell EqualLogic PS5000-series iSCSI storage...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2008

    Simple Switch Mode: Port Aggregator Feature White Paper - DELL PowerConnect M6220 and M8024

    This white paper discusses the Port Aggregator feature of the Dell PowerConnect M6220 and M8024 software. The Port Aggregator feature minimizes the administration required for managing the Dell PowerConnect M6220 and M8024. The Dell PowerConnect M6220 is a Layer 3, Gigabit Ethernet switch blade based on the Dell PowerConnect 6200...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2008

    Dell OptiPlex FX160 Thin Client System Management: End-to-End Computing

    The Dell OptiPlex FX160 is a low cost, low maintenance thin client device for organizations that want to enable users to perform tasks or access programs using a browser or virtual desktop solution such as Citrix Xen Desktop. Users can range from administrative assistants and data entry workers to users...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    Advanced File Sharing and Management

    Dell NX4 offers a variety of advanced features that can help organizations achieve storage efficiency and lower TCO, including data deduplication that can reduce required storage capacity and an open API that works with third-party policy engines to enable tiered storage access. To keep data safe and available, Dell NX4...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    Upgrading to Dell | EMC CX4 Series Storage Systems: Applied Technology

    This white paper presents the presales considerations for upgrading to Dell/EMC CX4 series storage systems. It explores the choice of buying a new system versus leveraging existing assets by performing a data-in-place upgrade. The Dell/EMC CX4 series storage systems offer a data-in-place upgrade capability: As users' performance, capacity, or functionality...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    Comprehending the Tradeoffs Between Deploying Oracle Database on RAID 5 and RAID 10 Storage Configurations

    Redundant Array of Independent Disks (RAID) technology is used to improve performance and availability of the underlying storage arrays for any application. With RAID implementations, performance is improved by distributing I/O across many physical disks and availability is increased with the data rebuilding capability. But both high availability and high...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    Networking Best Practices: For VMware Infrastructure 3 on Dell PowerEdge Blade Servers

    This whitepaper provides an overview of the networking architecture for VMware Infrastructure 3 on Dell PowerEdge blade servers. It provides best practices for deploying and configuring network in the VMware environment. References to other guides for step by step instructions are provided. The intended audiences for this whitepaper are systems...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2008

    Dell | Citrix XenServer Dell Edition Reference Architecture: Virtualization Solutions Engineering

    This Dell Virtualization Reference Architecture (RA) white paper describes validated architectures for Dell|Citrix XenServer Dell Edition virtual infrastructures. The Virtualization RA is intended to provide customers with an example basis to consider, evaluate, and select the Dell virtualization solution components that best fit their requirements. This paper is not intended...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    DELL PowerEdge Deployment Guide

    The purpose of this paper is to provide tips on deploying Microsoft operating systems to Dell PowerEdge servers. This paper will not cover how to setup a deployment infrastructure, but rather the modifications needed to allow an existing deployment setup to work with the 11th Generation PowerEdge servers. This paper...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    Best Practices for Deploying SSDs in an Oracle OLTP Environment Using Dell EqualLogic Storage

    This white paper demonstrates the benefit of SSD arrays with real-world applications; Dell Labs tested the capabilities of SSDs using an Online Transaction Processing (OLTP) workload. The database was implemented in a tiered storage model that includes the latest Dell EqualLogic PS6000 arrays with SAS HDD and SSD drives. This...

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  • White Papers // May 2009

    Virtualizing Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 on Dell Systems Running VMware ESX

    This paper provides an overview of deploying Exchange 2007 Server in a virtualized environment using VMware 3.5 Update 3 on Dell PowerEdge Servers and EqualLogic iSCSI storage array. In this paper a solution building block is proposed for 4000 mailbox users to deploy in an ESX environment running on Dell...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    Deploying Operating System Images on Latitude and Precision e-Series Systems Using Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager 2007

    IT departments typically manage a heterogeneous mix of decentralized client hardware and various software applications. Administration of large scale enterprises requires the use of centralized systems management processes that use consistent methods for managing the diverse network clients. Some typical I/T administrator activities involve deploying standardized corporate operating system images...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    Achieving Storage Efficiency With Data Deduplication

    The Celerra Data Deduplication feature adds to Dell NX4's impressive storage efficiency capabilities by intelligently reducing space usage and providing further storage efficiency. One can optimize the use of the existing storage environment for file system data through single instancing and compression. A combination of file-level deduplication and compression represents...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    Consolidating DSS Workloads on Dell PowerEdge 11G Servers Using Oracle 11g Database Replay

    Any server consolidation project must be preceded by a well-planned effort to predict the energy consumption and performance capacity of the new platform as compared to the legacy environment. This paper shows how one can use the Oracle Database Replay feature as a reliable tool to help in server consolidation...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    Backup and Recovery of Oracle Database on Dell EqualLogic PS Series iSCSI Storage

    Backup and Recovery is one of the most essential aspects of Oracle database administration. Businesses need to back up important data to protect themselves against various types of failures. During backup, copies of the Oracle data are made so that these copies may be used to restore the original in...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2008

    iSCSI for TL-Series Tape Libraries: Direct Attach a Dell PowerVault TL2000 / TL4000 to an iSCSI SAN

    To supplement the growth in iSCSI SANs, Dell has introduced an iSCSI-to-SAS bridge card for the TL-series of tape libraries (Dell PowerVault TL2000 & TL4000). This offering allows a customer to directly attach a tape backup target to their iSCSI 1Gb Ethernet SAN with little to no degradation in transfer...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    VMware ESXi Systems Management on Dell PowerEdge Servers

    Virtualization has become a key tool in enterprise IT environments, enabling flexible resource management and optimized hardware utilization while helping simplify IT operations. By enabling IT staff to dynamically reprovision resources as needed, it can also help avoid planned downtime, enhance testing and development, and support rapid disaster recovery. VMware...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2009

    Leading Biotech Company Works With Dell ISG to Launch Medical Device With Best-in-Class User Interface

    Trinity Biotech wanted to launch a new haemostasis analyser. This required standardised hardware from a solution provider who understood the challenges of regulatory compliance. Dell OEM Industry Solutions Group (ISG) provided a desktop to support Trinity's custom-built software. As a Trinity approved supplier, Dell simplified the compliance process. Custom Factory...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    Dell PowerVault DL2000 Backup Performance

    This whitepaper evaluates the throughput performance capabilities of the PowerVault DL2000 in its two hardware configurations - Value Series and Performance Optimized1. With this information, the end-user will be able to accurately size their backup infrastructure to meet backup window requirements by scaling the number of DL2000s needed for their...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    The Realization of Virtualization

    As virtualization proves its mettle throughout the enterprise, companies of all sizes are looking for ways to reap the rewards without succumbing to the traditional complexity. Dell's virtualization solution paired with Microsoft's Windows Server 2008, featuring Hyper-V technology and System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM) 2008, is a business-ready virtual...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Integrating Blade Solutions With EqualLogic SANs

    There are many ways that blade enclosures can be attached to a Dell EqualLogic SAN. This paper has reviewed three ways, but depending on the blade enclosure design features there may be other options. Each of the three architecture strategies presented here provides different trade-offs in cost, complexity, and scalability....

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  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Advanced File Sharing and Management in the Dell NX4

    The Dell NX4 Network Attached Storage (NAS) device goes beyond simple file servers to provide advanced features ranging from point-in-time snapshots and replication to deduplication, file-level retention, and tiered storage access. Combined with support for both Internet SCSI (iSCSI) and Fibre Channel, this system can help meet enterprise-class requirements, simplify...

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