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  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    Remote Microsoft Windows Server OS Kernel Debugging Using Dell Windows Debugger Utility (DWDU)

    This White Paper provides information on using Dell Windows Debugger Utility (DWDU) the way to remotely debug the Windows kernel in case of operating system issues. Currently, the kernel can be debugged using tools such as Windows Debugger(WinDbg) or Kernel Debugger(KD) that are running on a client machine that is...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    Deploying Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Based Decision Support Systems Using Dell EqualLogic 10GbE ISCSI Storage

    The goal of this paper is to describe best practices for deploying Decision Support System (DSS) or Data Warehousing (DW) solutions based on Microsoft SQL Server 2008 using Dell EqualLogic storage. DSS solutions require scalable storage platforms that offer high levels of performance and capacity. Deploying the storage platform using...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2010

    Taming the Email Beast

    The State of Delaware needed to consolidate its distributed email systems and 67 domain controllers into a centrally managed infrastructure and implement an email archiving solution to comply with federal and local regulations. The state migrated its email systems to Dell PowerEdge blade servers with Intel Xeon processors to reduce...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2010

    Removing Obstacles to Research

    J. Craig Venter Institute (JCVI) needed powerful x86-based servers in a small form factor to construct a High-Performance Computing (HPC) grid for genomic analysis. The institute also wanted to reduce its cost per gigabyte for archive storage without sacrificing reliability or performance. For maximum performance in a small footprint, the...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    Cable Routing Procedures for Dell PowerEdge R910 Systems

    This white paper covers recommended cable routing procedures for Dell PowerEdge R910 systems in the following racks: PowerEdge 4210, PowerEdge 2410, PowerEdge 4220, PowerEdge 2420. If one is using the optional CMA, following these procedures will allow one to extend the system from the rack for service without powering down...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    Configuring DELL PowerEdge 11G Servers Running Windows Server 2008 for iSCSI SAN Boot

    This paper provides instructions for configuring Dell PowerEdge 11G family of servers to boot the Microsoft Windows Server 2008 SP2 or the Windows Server 2008 R2 from iSCSI SAN-based boot images. The evolution of server and storage virtualization as well as the adoption of Storage Area Networks (SANs) by SMB,...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2010

    Rock-Solid Disaster Recovery

    The challenge was to improve Recovery Time Objective (RTO) and Recovery Point Objective (RPO) ahead of hurricane season to mitigate risk of downtime. Dell partner compuquip recommended a VMware-based virtualization solution using Dell EqualLogic PS5000 iSCSI SAN arrays with 7,200 RPM SATA disk to provide affordable storage capacity for the...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2010

    Propelling Product Design: Nakashima Propeller Achieves Rapid Computational Performance With Dell HPC Solution

    Founded in 1926 Nakashima Propeller is located in Japan. Nakashima Propeller wanted to shorten its product development and rollout times by accelerating its design process. The propeller manufacturer deployed a High Performance Computing center (HPC) solution to enhance its computational capacity for rapid data processing using Dell's PowerEdge server architecture.

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2010

    Dell Case Study: Streaming Education

    Faced with a mix of legacy client and server hardware and an aging cable television system, Montgomery Independent School District wanted to standardize its hardware environment, upgrade its infrastructure, and find a more efficient way to deliver desktops and applications to end users. The district standardized on Dell desktops, laptops,...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2010

    A Thinner, Greener Solution

    The province of South Holland wanted to reduce the environmental impact of its IT infrastructure while increasing end-user and administrator flexibility. Dell consultants helped configure a versatile Dell Flexible Computing Solution based on Dell OptiPlex FX160 desktops with Intel Atom processors, backed by Dell ProSupport for IT.

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  • White Papers // Feb 2010

    Integrated Management for Virtualized Dell Servers Using the Dell PRO Pack and Microsoft System Center

    With virtualization becoming a standard part of the data center vernacular, the focus for IT administrators is beginning to turn from deploying virtualization to managing virtualization. For all but the smallest virtualization deployments, creating a simple and efficient management infrastructure can be an ongoing challenge. Virtualization management encompasses the Virtual...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2010

    Dell Case Study: Hoover City Schools

    Hoover City Schools wanted to update its 6,500 Dell client systems - a mix of OptiPlex 755 and OptiPlex 760 desktops, Latitude 2100 netbooks, and Latitude XT mobile tablet devices - to the latest Microsoft OS. But the district needed to be sure that the applications it depended on would...

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  • Webcasts // Feb 2010

    Building a Business-ready Mobile Infrastructure

    Small and medium businesses (SMBs) are increasingly on the go and now require more tools to keep their mobile workforce connected. That means affordable mobile computing and communication solutions for remote offices and telecommuters that won't break the bank or compromise security. What many SMBs are now beginning to understand...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2010

    Application Integration and Data Protection

    The Dell Equal Logic PS Series arrays include application integration for advanced data management and protection. Auto-Snapshot Manager with Smart Copy is an all-inclusive enhanced feature of the PS Series that provides application awareness and integration with Microsoft Windows-based applications such as Exchange and SQL Server. Auto-Snapshot Manager utilizes Microsoft...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2010

    Efficient Data Protection with Avamar Global Deduplication Software

    Read this technical overview of EMC Avamar backup and recovery software with integrated global, source data deduplication technology including an in-depth look at Avamar architecture, key applications and customer benefits.

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  • White Papers // Feb 2010

    Backup and Recovery for Microsoft Exchange Server, Data Domain Deduplication Storage Best Practices Guide

    Protecting Microsoft Exchange data is now more critical than ever. IT administrators need to exploit modern disk backup technologies to effectively deal with the data growth, retention requirements and recovery service levels that are essential to businesses. Data Domain's industry leading deduplication technology provides a powerful backup, archiving and DR...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2010

    Power Solutions Magazine Article: Demystifying Deduplication

    Deduplication holds the promise of efficient storage and bandwidth utilization, accelerated backup and recovery, reduced costs, and more. Understanding how this technology fits into a comprehensive data management strategy and taking advantage of Dell Services consulting expertise can provide the first steps toward an optimized storage and backup environment.

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2010

    The Sao Paulo State Appeals Court Ensures Greater Productivity for Judges With a Mobility Solution From Dell

    The Sao Paulo State Appeals Court was looking for a mobility solution for approximately 2,500 judges, allowing them to work remotely and also to provide remote access to the electronic systems. Currently, the State Justice in S?o Paulo owns 700 buildings distributed throughout the entire state, with a total of...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2010

    Breaking Down Barriers to Knowledge

    Florida State University needed to replace its older shared-research computing platform that had become difficult to expand and not user-friendly and provide HPC research facilities for a wide range of researchers in disparate fields to attract grants and high-caliber faculty and students. The university tapped Dell for PowerEdge servers for...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2010

    Power to the Teachers

    Midway Independent School District sought to gain control over server sprawl and implement a consolidated solution for growth. The district virtualized its applications and storage onto Dell PowerEdge blade servers with Intel Xeon processors and a Dell EqualLogic iSCSI SAN, allowing the district to expand its capacity, control server sprawl...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2010

    Solutions You Can Bank On

    Founded in 1949, is located in Hungary. OTP Bank wanted to cut energy consumption in its data centre and save time with the simplified deployment of 6,000 clients. With help from Dell and the Hardware Customisation service, the bank consolidated its data centre with virtualization and configured its client estate.

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2010

    Helping Secure Success

    Blansol found IT management was complex at its Barcelona site. Plus, backing up directly to tape was time consuming and hindered disaster recovery. Working with Dell Financial Services, Blansol deployed a Dell solution featuring storage and virtualized servers. The solution is backed by ProSupport for IT. Because of deployment of...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2010

    Going the Distance

    Founded in 1967, Cambrian College has 467 staff. Cambrian College staff required an online collaboration capability, but the college did not have IT staff available for the project. The college used Dell ProConsult Services to help plan, design, and implement a consolidated, scalable solution using Microsoft Office SharePoint Server (MOSS)...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    A Performance Comparison of AMD Opteron Processors With Microsoft Hyper-VTM Server 2008 R2

    Virtualization is becoming almost a necessity due in part to economic reasons but also in order to take full advantage of the sheer processing power offered by today's technology. This eventually leads to the question "How far will the servers scale in a virtual environment"? To demonstrate the relative scaling...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    University Powers World-Class Research

    Osaka Prefecture University needed to replace its aging HPC facility with a cost-effective, yet scalable and highly powerful, solution to support its growing research capabilities. The University deployed a cutting edge HPC environment using NVIDIA Tesla GPU architecture on Dell Precision T5500 workstations to deliver massive parallel computing capabilities, low...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    A Blockbuster Marriage of Form and Function

    When it was time for Creative Artists Agency (CAA) to refresh its fleet of laptops, the company wanted systems that would reflect its commitment to visual aesthetics while delivering full-featured performance. CAA's challenge was to maximize mobile productivity for all employees by providing videoconferencing capabilities and optimizing laptop battery life....

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    IT for the Masses

    Expedient's challenge was to grow IT management business while reducing data center server sprawl and enhancing customer services. The department virtualized its applications and storage onto Dell PowerEdge rack servers running Intel Xeon processors and Dell EqualLogic iSCSI SAN arrays, allowing the business to expand its capacity and pass along...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Defining a New Global Standard

    Flow needed to make its enterprise more efficient, facilitate collaboration among global business divisions, prepare for business growth, and improve worker productivity. The Flow International IT group conducted a major overhaul of its global IT infrastructure, creating virtualized data centers with VMware software, Dell PowerEdge servers, and Dell/EMC storage, and...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Going Beyond the Computer Lab

    Meade County Schools wanted to increase productivity, encourage collaboration and introduce self-directed learning by providing each student in a pilot program with a laptop. The district supplied Dell Latitude netbooks to its fourth and fifth graders at Muldraugh Elementary School, supported by Datamation carts and Enterasys wireless. With the freedom...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    New Math of Virtual Desktops

    Beacon City School District needed a way to upgrade its aging data center while improving its delivery of applications. The goal was to create a virtualized data center, including new user services, storage and disaster recovery capabilities as well as additional laptops in classrooms. The district deployed about 300 Dell...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Hoover City Schools Saves Months of Testing Time and Accelerates Microsoft Windows 7 Migration With Dell Services

    Hoover City Schools wanted to update its 6,500 client systems - a mix of desktop PCs, netbooks and mobile tablet devices - to the latest Microsoft operating system. But the district needed to be sure that the applications it depended on would work in the new environment, and that learning...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Using Dell Netbooks, Dubiski Career High School Gains Up to 40 Extra Minutes of Learning Per Teacher Per Day

    Administrators at a new career and technology high school wanted to make laptops available to all of their students. The laptops had to support their innovative curricula and learning environment and integrate well with other academic software. After comparing netbook offerings from four vendors, the district chose Dell Latitude 2100...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Web Hosting Provider the Planet Moves to Dell 11th-Generation Servers, Doubling Customers' Application Performance and Reducing Power Consumption by 30 Percent

    Stay ahead of competitors in the Web hosting marketplace by giving customers access to cutting-edge technology as soon as it is released; enhance operational efficiencies by maximizing the performance-per-watt ratio of new servers. The Planet deployed 11th-generation Dell PowerEdge servers equipped with the high-performing, energy-efficient Intel Xeon processor 5500 series.

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Trade Union Confederation Set to Cut Server Footprint by Approximately 50 Per Cent With Virtualized Solution From Dell

    Trade union confederation ACV-CSC wanted to discover a way to combat server sprawl with a simplified server solution that would deliver more processing power while taking up less space. ACV-CSC chose virtualized Dell blade servers and Dell EqualLogic storage. The IT team uses simplified management tools, with Dell ProSupport for...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Montgomery ISD Saves $200,000 and Eliminates a Projected 20% of Help-Desk Calls With Desktop Virtualization Solutions From Dell

    Faced with a mix of legacy client and server hardware and an aging Audio-Visual (A/V) system, Montgomery ISD wanted to introduce uniformity into its hardware environment, upgrade the A/V infrastructure and find a more efficient way to deliver desktops and applications to end users. Montgomery ISD decided to standardize on...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Dell Technology Helps the Limited Track Customer Traffic and Improve Quality of Service in Its 220 Retail Fashion Stores, Increasing Data Collection Accuracy by 27 Percent

    The Limited needed a more accurate way to count customer traffic in its stores so that management could improve customer service, staffing, merchandising effectiveness, and ultimately profitability. A video management system from Dell partner DIGIOP Technologies, running on customized Dell OptiPlex computers, enables The Limited to accurately capture and then...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Gujarat Apollo Industries Projects Up to 40% Lower Total Cost of Ownership With Dell Solution Deployment

    Gujarat Apollo Industries was seeking a server solution to support several enterprise-grade software deployments. The solution needed to be cost-effective and able to support future growth without additional costs, while offering excellent performance and support. The company selected Dell PowerEdge servers to power its global e-mail and ERP solutions due...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Dell and Lac Viet Computing Corporation Rapidly Deploy Dell Solution for the World-Class English Learning and Teaching Center in Vietnam

    English Language Institute (ELI) required a reliable and cost-effective solution to support its English teaching program in Da Nang, Vietnam. The educational institute selected Dell and its partner, Lac Viet Computing Corporation, to design and deploy a solution to support staff and students along with ongoing maintenance and onsite support.

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Mydin Deploys Dell Virtual Solution on PowerEdge Blade Servers and Reduces Cooling Costs by 30%

    One of the largest homegrown retailers in Malaysia, Mydin Mohammed Holdings Bhd is an established retail giant operating wholesale and retail marts, hypermarkets, mini markets, 24-hour convenience stores, and an emporium franchise across 48 outlets in the country. Mydin were looking to replace their existing solution with blade servers optimized...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Supply Chain Management Firm Cuts Server Provisioning Time From Weeks to Minutes With a Virtualized Solution From Dell

    Super Group's IT team wanted to refresh its communications infrastructure with a cost-effective and flexible solution. The company asked Dell to help design and deploy a virtualized enterprise messaging and communications solution. As a result Virtualization Readiness Assessment (VRA) confirms the best infrastructure and Dell consultants plan and deploy a...

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  • Webcasts // Mar 2009

    Live Event: The Top 10 Benefits of SaaS-enabled Email Management

    Email is indisputably the most important business application for most organizations. Yet, managing it has always been a no-win proposition. Add the pressure of fewer people and resources as well as shrinking budgets these days, and it seems that the pain of managing email can only get worse. But don't...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    Virtual Clients for Efficient Enterprises

    By shifting the focus from physical systems to end-user digital identities, the Dell? Flexible Computing framework helps simplify image management, hardware transitions, and security through central IT control of virtualized client devices. Now, alternative desktop models enable enterprises to achieve measurable efficiency gains thanks to technology advances such as PC-over-IP...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    Best Practices of running Microsoft® SQL Server® and Microsoft® Hyper-V on Dell™ PowerEdge™ Servers and Storage

    Dell Business Ready Configurations provide technical architecture guidance as a reference to help simplify complex solutions for customers. This white paper provides a reference architecture based on the Dell Business Ready Configurations for Virtualization targeted towards virtualizing Microsoft SQL Server 2008 with Microsoft Server 2008 R2 with Hyper-V in an...

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  • Case Studies // May 2010

    How the Right Infrastructure Can Deliver Real SQL Database Virtualization Benefits

    The amount of digital data stored worldwide stood at 487 billion gigabytes as of May 2009, and data volumes are doubling every 18 months1. Demand to probe that data for information and insight is burgeoning, too. The era of database server business-as-usual has ended.

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  • Case Studies // May 2010

    Professional Accounting Solutions Cuts Power Consumption by 50 percent and Enjoys Four-Fold Faster Backups

    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. The company virtualized its servers using Dell PowerEdge servers and Microsoft Hyper-V software and consolidated two SANs onto a...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    Dell EqualLogic PS Series & Microsoft WS 2008 Hyper-V

    Server virtualization is one of the most significant technology trends in IT environments today, and a key enabler of the next generation virtualized data center. Server virtualization relies on hypervisors to provide the abstraction layer between the operating systems and the physical hardware, allowing IT administrators the ability to consolidate...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    Dell EqualLogic PS Series with Microsoft WS 2008 Hyper-V

    Server virtualization is one of the most significant technology trends in IT environments today, and a key enabler of the next generation virtualized data center. Server virtualization relies on hypervisors to provide the abstraction layer between the operating systems and the physical hardware, allowing IT administrators the ability to consolidate...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    Keeping It Lean and Competitive - Server Virtualization with Hyper-V™ R2

    The efficiencies and economies of virtualization promise to change forever how - and how many - servers are used in organizations. Even in midsize organizations. These days, savvy IT managers are making their server environments far more cost-effective by consolidating their growing number of often underutilized physical servers. This...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    How-to Guide - Consolidating multiple SQL Server systems onto Dell PowerEdge Servers using Microsoft's Hyper-V

    This guide provides concepts and procedures that will help you successfully consolidate your Microsoft® SQL Server® instances from multiple machines onto a single Windows Server? 2008 system using Microsoft's Hyper-V™. In this guide, we use the Dell™ PowerEdge? R900 and PowerEdge™ R905 as target servers. Depending on the version of...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    ServiceU Finds the Golden Ticket

    Company Achieves Outstanding Power Savings and Performance Improvements with Microsoft® Windows Server® 2008 Hyper-V™ and AMD Opteron™ Processor-Based Systems

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  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    Creating, Deploying and Managing SQL Server Virtual Appliances

    Deploying SQL Server virtual appliances for Microsoft Hyper-V is often perceived as a complex and costly process. In this expert E-Guide, brought to you by SearchSQLServer.com and Dell, you will discover the basic steps essential for effectively managing SQL Server virtual appliances. Learn why SQL Server database mirroring provides efficient...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    Creating, Deploying, & Managing SQL Server Virtual Appliances

    Deploying SQL Server virtual appliances for Microsoft Hyper-V is often perceived as a complex and costly process. In this expert E-Guide, brought to you by SearchSQLServer.com and Dell, you will discover the basic steps essential for effectively managing SQL Server virtual appliances. Learn why SQL Server database mirroring provides efficient...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    Best Practices running Microsoft® SQL Server® and Microsoft® Hyper-V on Dell™ PowerEdge™ Servers and Storage

    Dell Business Ready Configurations provide technical architecture guidance as a reference to help simplify complex solutions for customers. This white paper provides a reference architecture based on the Dell Business Ready Configurations for Virtualization targeted towards virtualizing Microsoft SQL Server 2008 with Microsoft Server 2008 R2 with Hyper-V in an...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    Hypervisor management & optimization

    All hypervisors essentially do the same job, but not in the same way. The three top hypervisors all have differences that require specific management tactics.

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  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    Performance Comparison of AMD Opteron™ Processors with Microsoft® Hyper-V™Server 2008 R2

    Virtualization is becoming almost a necessity due in part to economic reasons but also in order to take full advantage of the sheer processing power offered by today's technology. This eventually leads to the question, "how far will my servers scale in a virtual environment?" To demonstrate the relative scaling...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2009

    Windows 7 Commercial Adoption Outlook

    The anticipation for commercial adoption of Windows 7 is reaching a boiling point. With Windows 7 available now, IT professionals should start preparing for it now. Specifically, they should: 1) start or accelerate application compatibility testing against the Windows 7 RTM code; 2) plan for rolling out Windows 7 in...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2009

    Dell Proconsult Windows 7 Readiness Assessment FAQ

    Microsoft Windows 7 Readiness Assessment is a gap analysis of a customer's ability to migrate to Windows 7 in a given time frame. Your migration project is evaluated in terms of Dell's Best Practices learned from internal and customer Windows 7 migration projects.

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  • White Papers // Feb 2011

    Firewall Management Service

    As organizations conduct more of their core business processes over the Internet, security risk grows. Around-the-clock firewall monitoring and management are essential to safeguard the IT infrastructure and manage risk effectively. Firewall management is resource-intensive and requires a high level of expertise to prevent unauthorized access and costly breaches....

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  • White Papers // Feb 2011

    Log Monitoring

    Protecting your enterprise from network threats requires constant vigilance over your security infrastructure and critical information assets. In addition to protecting your organization from attacks, many industry regulations require organizations to monitor their security environment, server logs and other information assets to ensure the integrity of these systems. Conducting effective...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2011

    Achieving PCI Compliance with Dell SecureWorks' Security Services

    Dell SecureWorks is a PCI Qualified Security Assessor (QSA), Approved Scanning Vendor (ASV) and one of the leading providers of Security Services, with more than 2,900 clients around the world. We offer a full breadth of services that will help your organization comply with the PCI DSS. Our services provide...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2011

    The Dell SecureWorks Difference

    Dell SecureWorks is the leading pure-play Managed Security Services Provider with more than 2,900 clients and 42,000 devices managed and monitored around the world. We are the clear choice for any security team seeking to enhance their security posture and improve overall security operations efficiency. Dell SecureWorks is able to...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Dell Controlled Explosion

    With Infrastructure budgets under constant pressure, IT departments are beginning to shift their focus from adding more storage to improving the efficiency of the storage systems already in place. Today, the name of the game is improving productivity and efficiency while eliminating waste.

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Dell Data Storage Summary

    This study was conducted in the United States amoung IT decision makers with involvement in data centre purchases at companies with 100-499 employees. The study was conducted between January 21, 2010 & February 2, 2010. A total of 104 surveys were completed.

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Dell Refresh Summary

    This study was conducted in the United States amoung IT decision makers with involvement in data centre purchases at companies with 100-499 employees. The study was conducted between January 21, 2010 and February 2, 2010. A total of 116 surveys were completed.

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Evaluating Two-and-Four Socket Server Virtualization Platforms

    Intel recently conducted proof of concept testing and TCO analysis to compare two-and-four socket servers based on Intel Xeon processors for server virtualisation. This free whitepaper drills down into the results, indicating that four-socket servers can offer significant advantages.

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Initial Investment Payback Analysis: Dell Poweredge R710 with VMWare ESX vs. Dell Poweredge 2850

    This whitepaper, commissioned by Dell, looks at how many months it would take to recapture initial investment costs when consolidating multiple 4-year old Dell Poweredge 2850 server and storage solutions onto a Dell Poweredge R710 server and storage solution using VMware ESX.

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Leading Virtualisation 2.0

    This free to download whitepaper shows how Intel is driving virtualisation beyond consolidation into a solution for maximising business agility within the enterprise.

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Out-of-box Comparison Between Dell, HP and IBM blade servers

    This compelling paper by Principled Technologies compares out-of-box experiences on Dell PowerEdge M600 Blade System, HP BladeSystem c-Class and IBM Blade Centre H. Which one will come out top?

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Poweredge Server 11g Thermal

    Driven by rising energy cost and environmental initiatives, server and data centre power consumption has become one of the foremost concerns for IT professionals and data centre managers. Understanding this concern, Dell has been focused on reducing the energy consumption of its servers. Because power and airflow consumed to cool...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Poweredge Nehalem Hyper-V

    Dell, Intel & Microsoft are delivering the performance, scalability, and availability needed to virtualize mission-critical applications and to increase consolidation ratios across the data center. Virtualization on industry stnadard servers has changed the economics of the data center, enabling IT organizations to consolidate multiple applications per server, to deploy new...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    State of Data Center Cooling

    The challanges of increased data center density elevate the importance of the right cooling technology. This paper discusses liquid and air cooling solutions in data centers and when each makes the most sense.

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    New Power for Turbo-Charging the Efficient Data Center

    Virtualization on industry-standard servers has transformed IT service delivery, enabling companies to dramatically consolidate infrastructure and reduce costs, while implementing high availability and disaster recovery more cost effectively and across a wider range of applications. This whitepaper shows how Dell PowerEdge servers take these benefits to new heights by furnishing...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    The All New 2010 Intel Core vPro Processor Family: Intelligence that Adapts to your Needs

    This whitepaper from Intel shows how the new 2010 Intel Core vPro processor can help organisations secure their PCs, cut their costs, and acheive more control.

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Xeon 5500 Virtualization

    Server virtualization is helping IT organizations improve data center productivity in fundamental ways. It lefts you consolidate multiple operating systems and applications per physical server, reducing the size and costs of your IT infrastructure, while enabling you to deploy new applications in minutes.

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    dell refresh doss final

    After more than a year of playing budgetary defense in a down economy, small and midsize businesses (SMB's) are finally beginning to find opportunities to move forward with strategic IT initiatives. As they examine their needs and pain points, one top priority is emerging: the need to refresh both client...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    dell virt dossier

    Virtualization is all the rage, with nearly all large enterprises employing the technology and many reporting astounding results in terms of server consolidation - and resulting cost savings. But you don't have to own hundreds of servers to realize benefits from virtualization; the technology has plenty to offer small and...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    dell ebook virt

    Not big enough for virtualization? Think again! Survey shows SMB's reap the same benefits as the enterprise, including reduced costs, improved reliability and disaster recovery and a measurable ROI.

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    dell ebook refresh

    Even amidst the enforced frugality of a recession, some expenditures are worthwhile. For the cost-consious IT departments of small and midsize businesses (SMB's), refreshing server hardware is one of those things. A recent survey of 116 IT decision makers taken in January 2010 by IDG Research Services examines these issues...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2011

    Dell PowerVault RD1000 and 114X RD1000

    Dell? PowerVault? RD1000 removable disk drive lets you quickly protect all your important information and take it with you. Designed as a sensible, affordable alternative to tape and CD/DVD backup, the PowerVault RD1000 is fast, user-friendly, and reliable. Download the white paper to learn more.

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  • White Papers // Mar 2011

    File server performance comparison of three Dell PowerVault NX3000 configurations using Microsoft FSCT

    Dell Inc. commissioned Principled Technologies to compare the performance of three Dell PowerVault NX3000 unified network storage solution configurations running tasks that users at a remote office or smaller business location would typically perform. Download the white paper to find out more.

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