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  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    Comparative Management Costs Study: Oracle Database 11g Vs. Microsoft SQL Server 2008

    This paper is the latest in a series of Comparative Management Cost Studies (CMCS) comparing Oracle Database with database management systems offered by other leading enterprise software vendors. This edition of the study compares Microsoft SQL Server 2008 with Oracle Database 11g. Following the same approach taken in the earlier...

    Provided By Edison Group

  • White Papers // May 2009

    Advancements in Power Efficiency with the IBM System x3650 & x3550 M2 Servers

    Skyrocketing energy costs, as well as the rapidly rising amount of computational capacity per physical space within data centers, have brought power and cooling requirements into the forefront of challenges facing data center architects. It is no exaggeration to characterize the present situation confronting many organizations as a data center...

    Provided By Edison Group

  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    How to Avoid the High Cost of Security Audits

    Over the past decade a large number of network security and financial accounting fraud incidents have occurred, resulting in greatly increased federal and local regulation of many aspects of business computing. This white paper discusses the requirements of these security standards and demonstrates how these requirements can be fulfilled with...

    Provided By Edison Group

  • White Papers // Feb 2009

    Comparative Management Cost Survey: Workload Weighting for Mid-Range Storage Array Administrators

    To illustrate the savings that can be found from using the easier to use HP StorageWorks EVA, it applied the weighting factors identified in this study to the results of a previous Edison Group study. The results showed that for a select group of tasks, an organization using HP EVA...

    Provided By Edison Group

  • White Papers // Feb 2009

    The Better Choice: HP StorageWorks EVA and HP BladeSystem

    While the reasons for and the benefits of data center virtualization are well-known, server virtualization comes with challenges of its own. Rapid proliferation and virtual machine sprawl can begin to increase cost of ownership by making configuration management difficult and complex. Further exacerbating the situation is the rapid proliferation of...

    Provided By Edison Group

  • White Papers // Feb 2009

    The Better Choice: HP StorageWorks EVA and HP BladeSystem

    While the reasons for and the benefits of data center virtualization are well-known, server virtualization comes with challenges of its own. Rapid proliferation and virtual machine sprawl can begin to increase cost of ownership by making configuration management difficult and complex. Further exacerbating the situation is the rapid proliferation of...

    Provided By Edison Group

  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    How to Avoid the High Cost of Security Audits

    Over the past decade a large number of network security and financial accounting fraud incidents have occurred, resulting in greatly increased federal and local regulation of many aspects of business computing. This white paper discusses the requirements of these security standards and demonstrates how these requirements can be fulfilled with...

    Provided By Edison Group

  • White Papers // Feb 2009

    Comparative Management Cost Survey: Workload Weighting for Mid-Range Storage Array Administrators

    To illustrate the savings that can be found from using the easier to use HP StorageWorks EVA, it applied the weighting factors identified in this study to the results of a previous Edison Group study. The results showed that for a select group of tasks, an organization using HP EVA...

    Provided By Edison Group

  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    Comparative Management Costs Study: Oracle Database 11g Vs. Microsoft SQL Server 2008

    This paper is the latest in a series of Comparative Management Cost Studies (CMCS) comparing Oracle Database with database management systems offered by other leading enterprise software vendors. This edition of the study compares Microsoft SQL Server 2008 with Oracle Database 11g. Following the same approach taken in the earlier...

    Provided By Edison Group

  • White Papers // May 2009

    Advancements in Power Efficiency with the IBM System x3650 & x3550 M2 Servers

    Skyrocketing energy costs, as well as the rapidly rising amount of computational capacity per physical space within data centers, have brought power and cooling requirements into the forefront of challenges facing data center architects. It is no exaggeration to characterize the present situation confronting many organizations as a data center...

    Provided By Edison Group