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  • Case Studies // Mar 2013

    Faster Backups for Critical Customer Data

    PC Works Plus solves that challenge by delivering proactive backup and recovery services to schools, local municipalities and other customers throughout central Pennsylvania. PC Works Plus needed to meet tight system recovery windows for its customers. They chose Dell to overcome this challenge. The PC Works Plus implemented to Dell...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2013

    Less Travel, More Customer Confidence

    TeamLogic IT/Centennial provides computer services and IT support for small and medium size customers in the Colorado cities of Centennial, Denver, Colorado Springs, and Golden. TeamLogic IT/Centennial needed to reduce the time and money spent traveling to customer sites to perform system backups. The TeamLogic IT/Centennial implemented Dell AppAssure, a...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2013

    The Truland Group Stays 'Beyond Current' With Flexible Backups From Project Sites and a Company-Wide Disaster Recovery Plan

    Founded in 1913, the Truland Group delivers cutting-edge electrical systems for business, government agencies, institutions, and developers worldwide. The Truland Group needed a flexible backup solution that could adapt to the environmental requirements of mobile worksites around the world. They wanted to lower risk and labor costs by moving from...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2013

    SFI Gains Fingertip Access to the Data With New Disaster Recovery Plan

    Based in Memphis, TN, SFI fabricates and supplies metal components for agricultural, construction, industrial, transportation, energy, and defense companies. When a leading metal fabricator's manufacturing capabilities evolved, so did the importance of keeping data safe and available. But the specifications, orders, and emails were being backed up to tape -...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2013

    Billions in Investments, Better Protected

    Southern Bank is a wholly owned subsidiary of Southern BancShares (N.C.). with its corporate headquarters located in Mount Olive, the Bank has total assets in excess of $2 billion and over 60 locations throughout eastern North Carolina and Virginia. Southern Bank needed a better technology solution to help meet its...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2013

    IT Uptime Powers Utility's Success

    Lincoln Electric System (LES) has become one of the most efficient utilities in the United States. The organization purchases, transmits and distributes electricity for more than 127,000 residential, commercial and industrial customers in Lincoln, Nebraska, and the surrounding communities. LES needs to ensure that critical business systems and services are...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2013

    IT Services Provider Drives Profits

    Lionfield Technology Solutions after graduating with a degree in Finance, starting a real estate development company, a fleet warranty processing company and working as an IT Director for a software company. Lionfield's existing backup and recovery systems were slow and unreliable, increasing labor costs and prolonging downtime for customers in...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2013

    University Protects Critical IT From Disaster

    Valley City State University (VCSU) has been recognized as the top public regional college in the Midwest by U.S. News & World Report for two years running. With almost 1,400 students, VCSU offers 80 undergraduate degree programs as well as an online Master of Education program. VCSU needed to be...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Introducing DPACK

    In an effort to help guide our customers through mission critical IT decisions, Dell’s team of solution experts have developed an innovative new tool - the Dell Performance Analysis Collection Kit or DPACK. Through a simply-run program, DPACK produces an output that gives you the confidence and knowledge you need...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Fine Tuning IT Infrastructure Through Rapid System Assessment

    IT organizations constantly strive to optimize IT infrastructure to meet enterprise needs efficiently and cost-effectively. For example, they may extend the life of an existing infrastructure by incorporating technologies such as virtualized workloads or storage area networks (SANs). Before planning and sizing workloads for a new infrastructure design, IT organizations...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2013

    Rebuilding a World-Class Infrastructure

    Tulane University is a private, four-year research institution in New Orleans, Louisiana. To revitalize its IT infrastructure following Hurricane Katrina, They improved networking and computing capabilities to serve faculty, students and the community. They chose Dell to overcome these challenges. Tulane partnered with Dell to consolidate hardware from multiple vendors...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2013

    Enhanced IT Delivers Excellent Verdict

    "Locks Law is a leading personal injury firm, it helps client and their families navigate the legal process and get the financial settlements they deserve. Locks Law needed to centralize automate and enhance server and desktop management and resolve support tickets faster. The IT team chose to implement the Dell...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2013

    Golder Customizes SharePoint with Ease

    Golder Associates is an employee owned company with international expertise in ground engineering and earth and environmental services. Golder Associates wanted to easily use and customize Microsoft SharePoint content, while viewing and presenting the data in a better way. However, the company had limited .NET and programming resources. The company...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2013

    Online Brokerage Invests in Agility

    The organization, which was known as BanifInvest until its recent acquisition by Portuguese bank Caixa Geral de Depositos (CGD), runs an online brokerage. Fast-growing online brokerage CGD securities require flexible IT systems to meet customer needs. Its legacy storage array was maxed out on capacity and couldn't easily expand. The...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2013

    Top Travel Website Solves Issues 97% Faster

    Founded in 1841, Thomas Cook is the world's best-known name in travel, and has more than 19,000 employees. Thomas Cook needed to quickly detect and resolve problems with its websites to improve the customer experience and increase conversion rates. Thomas Cook implemented Dell Foglight to provide holistic, proactive performance monitoring...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2013

    Interactive Entertainment Brand Takes Control

    SEGA is one of the world's leading interactive entertainment firms. It was founded in Japan - where it creates and produces games - but has operations all over the world, including the United Kingdom (UK), where SEGA's European operations are based. The IT team at SEGA Europe wanted to free...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2013

    Furniture Retailer Redesigns Retail Network for Business Growth With Dell

    Schewels is a Virginia-based retailer with over a century of continuous operation under the same family management. Schewels need a consolidated platform that ensured reliability and scalability while minimizing impact on limited IT administration resources. Schewels has upgraded its security infrastructure enterprise-wide with Dell SonicWALL next-generation firewalls, e-mail security, backup...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2013

    Seat PG Extends SSO to SAP With Dell

    Founded in 1925 as a phone directory printing company, Seat Pagine Gialle (Seat PG) is now a local Internet company with a network of agencies throughout Italy. Seat PG had deployed single sign-on using Authentication Services from Dell, simplifying user access to resources and enhancing security by avoiding having local...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2013

    Protecting Applications and Data in a Virtual World with Dell AppAssure

    Dell AppAssure provides holistic protection both for physical and virtual environments, dramatically improving recovery time and recovery point objectives. AppAssure delivers: Management of virtual and hybrid environments from a single console Automatic testing of every backup on a nightly basis Smart agent architecture to instantly recover...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2013

    Mobile Marketing Firm Sees Spike in Adoption of Mobile Marketing Tools

    "ZapFi is fast-growth business model demands a highly scalable, high-performance back-end security solution that can support robust mobile connectivity, comprehensive security, as well as application intelligence, control and visibility. The company needed a highly scalable solution to provide comprehensive security without compromising performance. In addition, ZapFi eliminated overhead and latency,...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2013

    Utility Cooperative Turns on Security, Drives Wireless for 600 Members

    NISC is a trusted advisor and technical service provider for hundreds of rural electric and telecommunications cooperatives. It needs to ensure its members have safe, reliable access to mission-critical applications and resources. Emerging trends in cloud and mobile technology have created new challenges in meeting these goals. NISC implemented over...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2013

    Universidad De La Rioja Manages AD More Efficiently

    The Universidad de La Rioja was founded in the academic year 1992-1993 and today is the only higher education and scientific research center in the Rioja region of Spain. Systems administrators at Universidad de La Rioja were spending too much time on routine administration of Active Directory. Native tools could...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2013

    Continuous Protection for Continuous Learning

    The University of West Alabama is a state-supported, coeducational institution of higher learning governed by a Board of Trustees appointed by the Governor. The University of West Alabama needed to revamp its data protection strategy to recover critical systems quickly while improving the overall efficiency of its infrastructure. The university...

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2012

    Avanade cuts SharePoint 2010 Migration Time & Effort

    Avanade provides enterprise business technology solutions and managed services in areas such as CRM, .NET application development, business intelligence, collaboration, ERP and infrastructure. Avanade needed to migrate their business-critical applications from SharePoint 2007 to 2010 in order to set the foundation for future growth as well as improve governance. The...

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2012

    Optimized IT Helps Students Achieve Potential

    "Chino Valley Unified School District runs 36 elementary schools, junior high, and high schools in San Bernardino County, California. To ensure that students achieve their full learning potential, Chino School District needed to streamline complex systems management and increase IT performance and availability. The IT team replaced LANDesk systems management...

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2012

    HSA Enhances Mobile Workforce Productivity With Dell SonicWALL Aventail

    HSA engineers & scientists are a privately-owned science and engineering firm. HSA needed to respond in real-time to disaster recovery and biohazard cleanup scenarios around the world. Previously, the company relied upon Cisco VPN clients to provide remote workers mobile access to crucial network resources, but found it cumbersome and...

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2012

    Investment Firm Reduces Risk, Increases Customer Confidence

    Ashford capital management provides investment advisory services to individuals and organizations in multiple countries. It must ensure that its critical client information systems are well-protected and accessible whenever needed. The organization implemented a complete backup and disaster recovery solution based on Dell AppAssure, Dell SonicWALL firewalls, and a Dell EqualLogic...

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2012

    Legal Document Automation and Management Company Protects Its Critical Data

    AutoDocs is a leader in its unique field of document creation and management. AutoDocs was living with data risk because it could not get consistent, reliable backups for its mission-critical Microsoft Exchange and SQL servers. AutoDocs was living with data risk because it could not get consistent, reliable backups for...

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2012

    Full-Server Restores Go From 10 Hours to Under Two for America's Top Fixture Manufacturer

    Trion is rated among the top-50 North American Retail and Point-of-Purchase fixture makers and is the world's leading manufacturer of display and scanning hooks. Trion Industries estimated the tape-based solution they used, easily cost the company $50,000 in staff time spent dealing with inadequate backups that weren't working. Trion Industries...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2012

    Alter Ego Turns to NetVault Backup for a Practical Solution to Its Backup Dilemma

    Alter Ego leads the way in video production and visual effects in the high-end Canadian marketplace. Their challenges are lack of staff resources make it difficult and time-consuming to manage the unintuitive backup software GUI, users need user friendly interface to schedule data restores and multiple operating systems to protect,...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2012

    Storage and Virtualization Bring Competitive Advantage

    FireHost provides secure cloud hosting services in a multi-tenant public cloud environment. The company was successfully running Dell PowerEdge blade servers, but its storage solution was struggling to keep up with rapid growth in the business. FireHost deployed Dell Compellent Storage Center SANs in its data centers in the United...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2012

    Iowa Select Farms Adopts New IT Paradigm With an Eye to an Industry-Wide Evolution

    Known for its high quality pork and its commitment to protect the environment and ensure the well-being of its swine herd, Iowa Select Farms is Iowa's largest pork producer. Working with an outdated IT infrastructure, Iowa Select Farms wanted to update its BUDR solution, while also leading an industry. Iowa...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2012

    City in New Mexico Protects Mission-Critical Services

    Hobbs, NM is home to shopping, a comfortable climate, casinos, horse racing, golf, Old West history, etc. Huge backup windows, failed backups, and having to manage multiple backup systems began to take its toll on the city's staff. They needed to find a solid comprehensive backup and disaster recovery product...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2012

    University of South Florida Secures Big Data With Dell SonicWALL

    The University of South Florida's Pediatric Epidemiology Center is comprised of a diverse team with expertise in biostatistics, epidemiology, health informatics, computer science, genetics, nutrition, public health, clinical trials and health services research. The USF Pediatric Epidemiology Center analyzes information from a growing volume of biomedical and patient data. In...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2012

    Medieval Times Chooses Flexible, Enterprise-Class Storage Solution to Meet Its Needs for the Next Decade

    It's easy to get lost in the epic battles of steel and steed that comprise a Medieval Times show. But for the company that makes this happen, transporting 1,000 eager patrons back to 11th-century Spain requires solid 21st-century technology. Medieval Times wanted to improve efficiency and redundancy through server virtualization....

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2012

    Keller ISD Multiplies the Time Available for Innovation 10-Fold

    Imagine being in charge of K-12 education for 33,000 students in a district in the Dallas-Ft. Worth area of Texas. It's one of the fastest-growing areas in the United States. Keller Independent School District (ISD) needed to streamline endpoint management to improve uptime and support better educational outcomes, yet reduce...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2012

    Kelly-Moore Paints Gains Efficiencies With Integration

    Kelly-Moore, one of the most recognized names and largest privately-held companies in the paint industry, needed to give their sales organization one view of all customer records, and it needed to happen quickly. Kelly-Moore needed to give their sales organization one view of all customer records by integrating salesforce with...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2012

    Global Furniture Manufacturer Protects Business-Critical Applications with Dell AppAssure

    California-based Whalen Furniture manufactures and distributes furniture to retail outlets in the US, Mexico, and China. With critical inventory at risk, Whalen Furniture struggled with backup tape inefficiencies, including backup windows that were affecting production, not to mention the difficulty of restores. The need for fast application and data restoration...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    Bank Cuts Replication Time More than Half with vReplicator and vRanger

    For sixteen years, Tennessee’s Cornerstone Community Bank has focused on delivering friendly, personal service to its customers, of which 85 percent are businesses. With about 130 employees (including two full-time IT staffers), the bank recognized that it needed an efficient, reliable replication and backup/recovery tool designed for its 27 virtual...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    RUAG Reduces Backup Admin Time by 93 Percent with NetVault Backup

    The RUAG Group is an international aerospace and defense technology company with production sites in Switzerland, Germany, Sweden, Austria, Hungary and the United States. Following a merging of IT departments, RUAG wanted to consolidate its local backup processes with minimal impact to users. After testing, the company successfully migrated its...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2012

    Securing Your Environment

    Keep up with constant and evolving threats to the IT environment. In this webcast, the presenter going to discusses about how Dell secure works can help the user to secure their data and reduce the risk of breaches, downtime and non-compliance.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2012

    Managing Cyber Threats

    In this webcast, the presenter going to discusses about the asset and data protection. The presenter also discusses about how Dell secure works can help enterprise of all sizes manage infrastructure security effectively, recover from attacks and mitigate future risk.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2012

    Protecting Your Business With Smart Security - Biggest Security Threats

    In this webcast, the presenter going to discusses about the computer and network security for small and mid size business. The presenter also discusses about the different type of security attacks and the ways to protect the business with smart security tips.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2012

    Total Business Security

    In this webcast, the presenter going to explains about the security management. The presenter also discusses about total business security management according to their needs of the business and it should be based on user needs, and budget.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2012

    The Right Security Strategy

    In this webcast, the presenter going to explain about the issues in security management. The Presenter also discusses about how cloud one can select the right security strategies and needs of their business based on user needs, and budget.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2012

    Learning What Cloud Can Do for Your Business

    In this webcast, the presenter going to explain about the how to learn what cloud can do for the business. The Presenter also discusses about how cloud can meet the specific needs of their business based on user needs, and budget.

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    The University of Miami Tackles Its Backup Challenges with Dell vRanger

    Looking to centralize IT processes and transition to a VMware environment, the University of Miami needed a single, scalable backup and recovery software solution that could provide continuous data protection for the university’s sensitive data, including important medical research. Read more to learn why the university selected Dell™ vRanger data...

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  • Webcasts // Sep 2013

    Backup Best Practices for VMware Virtual Machines

    Are you a brand new vSphere administrator? Virtualization has come a long way in a short time, so keeping up with the latest best practices is critical. In this on-demand webcast, Greg Shields of Concentrated Technology discusses the history of virtual backups, how to address VMware and VM backups and...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    Security Testing and Assessment Services Guide

    This document provides you with an understanding of common cyber security tests and assessments organizations can use to evaluate their security posture and the distinctions between them. It will help you more accurately determine which assessment may be appropriate for your organization’s needs.

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  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    10 Tips to Minimize the Impact of a Security Breach

    The Dell SecureWorks Counter Threat Unit research team has developed a set of 10 recommended best practices to help minimize the duration and impact of a security breach. This white paper also includes 18 additional recommendations regarding technical issues, configuration and processes.

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  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    Why the Growth is moving from In-House to Managed Services

    Small and medium businesses are moving away from managing their network security in-house in favor of outsourcing it to managed security services providers. In fact, Aberdeen's 1Q2013 study of nearly 200 organizations found that more than half of all respondents have outsourced at least one of their IT Security solutions,...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2010

    Is Virtualization Safe for Business-Critical Applications?

    Borne on its ability to support data center consolidation, virtualization has swept through many enterprises over the last several years, time and again proving its ability to create more agile, efficient and cost-effective IT infrastructures. But still, some IT executives - especially those at small and medium-sized companies - haven't...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Virtualization Raised by the Power of 2

    Users will not need workarounds or third-party applications to ensure that their applications, operating system, hypervisor and hardware work together seamlessly. Hyper-V supports the applications that mid-sized companies use (such as Microsoft Exchange and Microsoft SQL Server), as well as multiple operating systems in the guest environment. And the user...

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  • Downloads // Aug 2013

    Download a Free AppAssure 5 Trial

    Designed for virtual, physical and cloud environments, Dell AppAssure 5 provides continual data and application backups and flexible recovery options for unparalleled data protection. Download a Free Trial!

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  • Downloads // Aug 2013

    Download a Free vRanger 6.0 Trial

    With Dell vRanger, you gain comprehensive protection for both virtual and physical environments from one intuitive interface. No wonder more than 40,000 customers rely on vRanger’s speed, simplicity and scalability to protect their critical data every day. Download a Free Trial!

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  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    Protecting Exchange: Best practices and Practical Tips

    While disaster recovery and business continuity plans are necessary, they do not constitute a comprehensive and effective email data protection strategy. A good data-protection strategy must prevent the loss or corruption of mission-critical data. But the best data protection is really about minimizing downtime. According to a 2011 Forrester survey,...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    Data Protection: Evaluating Business Requirements and Classifying Your Data

    Protecting your company’s data and applications means much more than just running a simple backup routine. It is about protecting your business assets throughout their lifecycle – in terms of preservation, recoverability and availability. A complete data-protection approach can help your company adapt to rapidly changing opportunities and environments, including:

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  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    Fabricating an Agile, Efficient IT Infrastructure

    Haggar Clothing Company was running virtual servers and desktops on storage networks that were approaching end of life. They chose to consolidate data onto a Dell™ Compellent™ array and replaced their data-protection with a Dell DR4000 backup. The result? $12,000 annual savings on disk purchases, as well as 40+ hours/month...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    Seven Key Attributes Needed to Automate VM Data Protection

    Virtualization has become the de facto method to deploy the majority of applications. Forrester Research recently reported that, by the end of 2013, 77 percent of companies would be using virtualization, with 6 out of 10 running their application workloads on virtual machines. But to keep those virtualized environments functioning...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Extending your datacentre affordably

    Selecting the right "Datacenter in a box" or "mini datacentre" solutions can drive out complexity. Organisations that have remote locations may have a requirement for datacenter compute and storage without an on-site IT Administrator. This white paper outlines a new, smaller, more affordable solution that provides the performance, connectivity and...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Power of Convergence

    Today's businesses are focused on being nimble, innovative and cost effective - without compromise. The answer for today's small, remote or mobile business is a converged infrastructure with a simple, versatile and efficient platform. This paper addresses the pain IT leaders are currently experiencing by providing practical, actionable guidance toward...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Platform for Success - As businesses seek out IT solutions, Dell PowerEdge VRTX surfaces as a powerful option.

    Cost is a crucial concern for businesses, often propelling them to embrace a mishmash of technology with hopes of finding cohesiveness. Unfortunately, the result is usually far from the goal. This paper discusses how Dell PowerEdge VRTX alleviates this issue by serving as a consolidation or convergence IT platform for...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Changing the Economics of Flash Storage

    For most IT pros, the quest for flash storage ends with sticker shock. But, what if you could get flash performance at disk economics? Now you can. Are you ready to put all your hot data on flash, within the tightest footprint, in a fully functioning array? Finally, flash...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Embracing flash storage

    The performance gap between CPU and hard disk based storage systems increases exponentially every year. To meet the needs of today's performance hungry applications, IT professionals have utilized a variety of clever approaches to bridge this gap. However, the traditional hard disk drive (HDD) storage systems still struggle to keep...

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  • White Papers // May 2014

    Dell Antivirus Protection for Virtual Desktops

    Dell virtual desktop solutions include the hardware, software, and services to centralize workforce data on servers, rather than on individual desktops. Dell Virtual Integrated System management architecture provides the tools that businesses need in order to design, implement, and maintain VDI environments.Read this whitepaper to find out more.

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  • White Papers // May 2014

    Dell Cloud Client DVS Adoption

    Desktop virtualization can provide clear and quantifiable benefits to organizations of all sizes. However, many organizations have approached adoption of desktop virtualization with caution because deployments are perceived to be complex, and there are lingering concerns about security, performance, and cost.This whitepaper illustrates why desktop virtualization is quickly approaching an...

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  • White Papers // May 2014

    Dell Mobility and Desktop Virtualization Alternate Devices

    The business world is getting more mobile every day, and the trend is not likely to change anytime soon, with the introduction and deployment of increasingly sophisticated wireless devices and the ever-increasing reach and availability of high speed networks, end users will have unprecedented access to information and mobile applications.This...

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  • Case Studies // May 2014

    Case Study: Direct Networks – Desktops in the Cloud

    For small businesses, equipping every employee with their own computer can be a costly proposition. Every dollar spent on technology is one less that can be directed to other essential investments, such as marketing and product development.This case study explores why more and more small businesses are embracing Bring Your...

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  • Case Studies // May 2014

    Case Study: China Power – Optimisation of Operation through Virtualisation

    To meet the expanding demands of the organization’s role within China’s power industry, China PowerComplete Equipment Company needed to consolidate its physical infrastructure, which was increasingly complex to manage.This case study explores why the company selected Dell to virtualize its data center on Dell™ PowerEdge servers, Dell EqualLogic storage and...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2012

    Storage and Virtualization Bring Competitive Advantage

    FireHost provides secure cloud hosting services in a multi-tenant public cloud environment. The company was successfully running Dell PowerEdge blade servers, but its storage solution was struggling to keep up with rapid growth in the business. FireHost deployed Dell Compellent Storage Center SANs in its data centers in the United...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    AppAssure 5: The next generation of backup, replication and recovery software

    IT environments are increasingly complex, with virtual and physical machines spread across local, offsite and—increasingly—cloud resources. AppAssure 5 alleviates these concerns with fast backup and even faster replication and recovery. As a key data protection element of Dell’s Fluid DataTM Architecture, AppAssure 5 controls cost, optimizes performance and enhances protection...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    NetVault Backup - Cross-platform backup and recovery for every enterprise

    The success of your business depends on your ability to protect, access and leverage your mission-critical data on a daily basis — and restore it quickly in the event of an unexpected data loss. Yet many enterprises use data protection software that sacrifices functionality for simplicity, or scalability for versatility....

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Dell AppAssure 5: Protect continuously, move anywhere and recover everything

    AppAssure™ is advanced data protection that unifies backup, replication and recovery in one software solution. Designed for virtual, physical and cloud environments, AppAssure continually checks and updates your backups to ensure they will be ready when you need them. AppAssure stores your backups in a high-performance object repository and performs...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    Transaction-Centric vs. Infra Centric¬_APM

    Should your organization take a transaction-centric or infrastructure-centric approach to application performance management? Download this report from TRAC Research to examine the major differences between the two approaches, the pros and cons of both in difference use cases, and finally which technology better fits your organization.

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  • White Papers // Dec 2010

    Operating System Deployment on Dell Enterprise Client 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 enterprises requires the use of centralized systems management processes that use consistent methods for managing the diverse network clients. Some typical IT administration activities involve deploying standardized corporate operating systems to client...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    Using PXE With UEFI on PowerEdge Servers with SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11

    All of Dell's 11G (and later) PowerEdge servers support booting in both legacy BIOS mode and in UEFI mode. This paper explains how to set up a PXE server to support Dell PowerEdge servers as UEFI clients, and how to boot these clients. While many of the details in this...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2012

    Building Higher IT Business Continuity in the Face of Disaster

    In the past, one- or two-day outages were trouble. Today, a few hours downtime can cripple your organization. It’s not just employees who are affected; partners and customers also link to your IT through email and database applications. Losing your data or critical systems can mean: Revenue loss...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    Vendor Landscape: Virtual Backup Software

    Your data center is constantly becoming more complicated. Today, the proliferation of virtualization — both for virtual servers as well as virtual desktop projects — has added an all-new layer of complexity to the picture. Server virtualization is now handling production workloads, and traditional backup vendors are adding features to...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2013

    Protecting Applications and Data in a Virtual World with Dell AppAssure

    Dell AppAssure provides holistic protection both for physical and virtual environments, dramatically improving recovery time and recovery point objectives. AppAssure delivers: Management of virtual and hybrid environments from a single console Automatic testing of every backup on a nightly basis Smart agent architecture to instantly recover...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2012

    Unified Backup: Virtual & Physical

    In independent testing, researchers found that Dell AppAssure offered advantages in ease-of-use and backup/recovery time. AppAssure’s image-level backup technology essentially eliminates the potential for data loss by creating closely spaced recovery points for critical applications, such as Exchange, SQL and SharePoint. For IT operations, the new OO architecture of AppAssure...

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