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  • White Papers // May 2014

    Selecting the Optimal Path to Private Cloud

    Cloud computing models offer a new approach for IT organizations to deliver business services to end users. By implementing their own internal or "private" cloud infrastructures, IT organizations can deploy a technology model that provides both flexible IT architectures and dynamic business agility. Read more....

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  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Protection Storage Architecture: The What, Why, and How

    Over the next few years, IT will be faced with a new set of data protection challenges, centered on delivering multiple data protection services, including backup and recovery, archive, disaster recovery and data availability, across the organization. Traditional backup architectures lack the flexibility, agility, and scale to meet these requirements....

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  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Avamar: High performance BR for a software-defined data center

    Data centers are becoming more difficult to manage and protect as more data and applications are moved into virtual software-defined environments. Adding fuel to the fire, CIOs must now deal with corporate mandates to build an IT infrastructure that scales to unknown demand levels and provides service assurance for fluctuating...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    IDC APJ ROI Case Study

    Backup and recovery is a critical component of enterprise data management. However, many enterprises are finding that the processes and technologies that they have implemented have not kept pace with the demands of the business, not least of which are the increased demands by the business around data access. Information...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    APJ IDC CIO Infographic

    APJ businesses face tremendous pressure to reduce capital expenses, maximise existing investments and improve utilisation and efficiency. Overarching management services to add value and the oversight the business needs. View this infographic to find out how.

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  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Why you should make the move to the new EMC VNX

    This document shows you the top 5 reasons you should switch to EMC VNX.

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  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    ESG Lab Review – Multicore Optimized EMC VNX Series

    This document summarizes ESG Lab’s first impressions of the new and improved EMC VNX family of mid-tier storage solutions. Testing is focused on the improved performance, manageability, mobility, efficiency, and protection that is ideally suited to meet the needs of the growing number of organizations deploy.

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  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Global Study Website

    Based on an independent global study of 3,200 respondents around the world, nearly half (45%) of all respondents report that their senior executives are not confident that their organizations have adequate availability, security, and backup and recovery capabilities. Visit this site to view the full results of the study...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Trust in IT Curve Global Study

    Discover the impact and upside of having high IT Trust maturity, as captured in this overview of the survey results.

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  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Infographic: Trust in IT Global Study: Australia Focus

    Use this infographic to take a quick look at the impact and upside of IT Trust maturity, as well as other key findings from the 2013 IT Trust Curve Study, based on responses from Australia.

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  • Videos // Feb 2014

    Video: IT Trust Curve Global Study: Irina Simmons

    Watch Irina Simmons, Chief Risk Officer at EMC, discuss the impact Trust can have on the success of top IT initiatives today.

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Comparison: EMC VNX series

    This 2-page document allows you to better understand EMC VNX Series.

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Top 5 reasons why customers trust EMC VNX for Microsoft Exchange

    As more and more organizations continue to virtualize applications like Microsoft Exchange, many of them have found the need to look for a storage system that can keep up. This short handout describes the top five reasons why many organizations are choosing one industry-leading vendor's storage system for their...

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  • Videos // Oct 2013

    Drive your transformation to cloud computing

    Accelerate your journey to the cloud with EMC's new midrange solutions.

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Whitepaper: Top 3 reasons why customers build virtual infrastructures on the EMC VNX family

    This 2-page document gets straight to the defining reasons customer are choosing EMC VNX for their storage virtualisation needs.

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Why EMC Backup For VNX

    The next-generation EMC VNX is here - and ready to deliver the speed to lead. Learn why EMC backup is "must-have" for your VNX.

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    The ROI of Consolidating Backup and Archive Data

    IDC recently conducted in-depth interviews with three organizations using EMC Data Domain deduplication storage systems to protect backup and archive data. The results of the interviews provided valuable insight into the benefits of implementing a data protection strategy. Access this white paper to examine the many ways that EMC...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Whitepaper: Top 5 Reasons Why EMC VNX is Simple

    This document describes the top 5 simple benefits of EMC VNX.

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Unlocking the Power of Flash with the MCx - Enabled Next-Generation VNX

    In this white paper, IDC examines the evolution of storage controllers, from traditional HDD controllers to "hybrid array" controllers capable of optimizing flash media and multi-core CPUs. It talks about how EMC provides an excellent case study since we have been at the forefront of this evolution.

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Introduction to EMC VNX Storage Efficiency Technologies

    This whitepaper provides an introduction of the VNX Storage Efficiency features on the new EMC VNX storage systems. It provides an overview of the technology, and describes how the storage efficiency features are implemented on the new VNX series to help you leverage daily storage activities. This paper contains references...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Top 3 reasons why customers build virtual infrastructures on the EMC VNX family

    This 2-page document gets straight to the defining reasons customer are choosing EMC VNX for their storage virtualisation needs.

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Evaluation of EMC VNX8000 and EMC XtremSW Cache

    Did you know flash-based storage solutions are maturing, providing greater performance and supporting larger numbers of host servers than ever before? Demartek evaluated the performance of EMC VNX8000 storage system versus Microsoft SQL and Oracle database combinations to conclude some very interesting results. Discover the comparison and results right here.

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Continuous Operations for Applications with Multiple Storage Array Access

    IDC research forecasts that external storage capacity will grow by a factor of nearly six from 2011 to 2016, fuelled by the expanding global economy, increased usage of mobile and social technologies and big data. This Technology Spotlight explores the trends and challenges related to continuous operations. The paper...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    EMC 15-minute guide to continuous availability

    Everyone in business today expects to be able to access applications and data whenever and wherever they need to. Users and customers have less tolerance for downtimes, planned or unplanned. Continuous availability can tackle these challenges and this paper explores this in more depth and how it can be...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    How Organisations Are Improving Business Resiliency With Continuous IT Availability

    Stakeholders no longer care what causes downtime or even if the downtime was planned. They no longer make a distinction between incidents that disrupt a portion of IT services such as localised software failures, hardware failures, and data corruption or incidents that affect the entire data centre such as extreme...

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  • Videos // Oct 2013

    Rethinking traditional business continuity and disaster recovery

    In this video, Gordon MacArthur, Global Director, Assured Availability Services, for EMC Consulting at EMC, discusses business issues that are driving companies to reassess their approach to business continuity and disaster recovery.

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Is Big Data Worth Its Weight in Security Gold?

    Big data techniques are seen as increasingly valuable by organisations seeking to maximise their security intelligence. This informative and interesting infographic discusses how big data has enhanced security analytics and when used together can be used to protect your company.

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    The Big Data Security Analytics Era Is Here

    Large organisations can no longer rely on preventive security systems, point security tools, manual processes, and hardened configurations to protect them from targeted attacks and advanced malware. Henceforth, security management must be based upon continuous monitoring and data analysis for up-to-the-minute situational awareness and rapid data-driven security decisions. This means...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Implementing a Security Analytics Architecture

    According to the 2012 Verizon Data Breach Investigations report, 99 percent of breaches led to data compromise within "days" or less, whereas 85 percent of breaches took "weeks" or more to discover. New security threats demand a new approach to security management. Read how the RSA approach to security...

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  • Videos // Oct 2013

    RSA Security Analytics Demo

    See how RSA Security Analytics helps security analysts detect and investigate threats often missed by other security tools to cut attacker free time from weeks to hours. This video will guide you through the investigation of a mock security attack.

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  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    Unlocking the Power of Flash with the MCx –Enabled Next-Generation VNX

    In this white paper, IDC examines the evolution of storage controllers, from traditional HDD controllers to “hybrid array” controllers capable of optimizing flash media and multi-core CPUs. It talks how EMC provides an excellent case study since we have been at the forefront of this evolution.

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  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    EMC VNX Series Software Suites

    Boost application performance, protect critical information and reduce storage costs with comprehensive software from EMC. This datasheet outlines EMC VNX series of storage platforms features and benefits.

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  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    EMC VNX Family

    Today, the storage imperative is not only to move information dynamically according to business activity, but also to make the process fully automated and self-managing. Find out how the EMC VNX family delivers industry-leading innovation and enterprise capabilities for file, block and object storage in a scalable, easy-to-use solution....

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  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    ACES - Customer Profile

    ACES, an Australian energy management company, works on behalf of its clients to buy, sell and manage energy more efficiently and with less risk. ACES storage requirements had been growing 30% annually thanks to the acquisition of new customers and its introduction of new analytical services. This case study...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    Top 5 Reasons Why EMC VNX is Simple

    This document describes the top 5 simple benefits of EMC VNX.

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  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    The Age of Data Driven Medicine

    For decades in the healthcare field there have been sitting on a huge stockpile of data. And healthcare world is changing fast. Healthcare providers, for their part, have begun to discover the technological tools that allow them to create added value by connecting all this structured and unstructured data....

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  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    Saving Time and Money with Savvy Use of Flash in Automated Storage Tiering

    Storage optimization and flash technologies were not created with the other in mind, nor have they seen incredible interdependencies in any cases - until now. Though storage optimization aims to cut costs and flash exists to provide extreme performance, emerging technologies are making cases for the coexistence of these technologies....

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  • Videos // Sep 2013

    Breaking Down Unified Storage: A Closer Look

    In this whiteboard presentation, data storage expert and consultant Benjamin S. Woo defines and describes unified storage architectures in everyday terms, and discusses the advantages that can be realized through deployment of unified systems when compared to traditional storage systems. Check it out to learn about unified storage and...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    Assessment of Automated Tiered Storage for Midrange Arrays

    Automated tiered storage (ATS) isn't a new concept, but the latest generation that exists today is vastly more beneficial for organizations than its volume-based predecessor. Previous generations did not allow for the dynamic movement of data at any time that modern ATS enables. The basic business case for ATS is...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    The Top Five Reasons Why Customers Deploy a Flash 1st Strategy on EMC VNX Storage

    As more organizations virtualize their IT environments, they're finding modern storage systems are the best fit for these next-generation setups. And, as more admins deploy EMC VNX unified storage, Flash technologies are becoming an attractive option for ensuring optimal performance for both highly active and less active data. In...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2011

    TDWI Best Practice Report: Big Data Analytics

    Big data analytics is the intersection of two technical entities that have come together. First, there's big data for massive amounts of detailed information. Second, there's advanced analytics, which can include predictive analytics, data mining, statistics, artificial intelligence, natural language processing, and so on. Put them together and you get...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Microsoft Exchange Sever 2010 Performance Review using the EMC VNX5700 Unified Storage Platform - An Architectural Overview

    This white paper focuses on the performance of the EMC® VNX5700™ unified storage platform with Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 virtualized with VMware vSphere™ 4.1. Building-block design methodologies and VNX5700 performance with Exchange 2010 Jetstress are discussed in the paper.

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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Using EMC Fast Suite with SAP on EMC VNX unified Storage - Applied Technology

    This white paper examines the performance considerations of SAP applications using EMC FAST Suite technologies (FAST VP and FAST Cache) on EMC unified storage. It also discusses the best practices for deploying SAP applications using the EMC FAST Suite.

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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    EMC Infrastructure for Virtual Desktops enabled by EMC VNX - Reference Architecture

    This document describes the reference architecture of the EMC Infrastructure for Virtual Desktops Enabled by EMC VNX Series (NFS), VMware vSphere 4.1, VMware View 4.6 and VMware View Composer 2.6 solution. Learn how you can benefit from new VNX features such as next-generation unified storage, optimized for virtual applications. Experience...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    EMC Performance for Oracle - EMC VMX, Enterprise Flash Drives, FAST Cache, VMware vSphere

    Improved performance, easy to configure and monitor, scalable and nondisruptive. This white paper outlines the benefits of using EMC FAST Cache for Oracle OLTP databases in both physical and virtual environments. The Oracle RAC 11g database was configured to access EMC VNX7500 file storage over NFS, using the Oracle dNFS...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Oracle E-Business Suite Deployment Agility Enabled by EMC Unified Storage and VMware - An Architectural Overview

    This white paper describes best practices of how to accelerate the deployment of virtualized Oracle E-Business Suite R12 applications and database instances on an EMC VNX5700 unified storage platform with VMware. This unified storage solution deploys the EBS servers as virtual machines on a VMware vSphere ESX 4.1 infrastructure with...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Top 5 Reasons Why Customers Deploy Microsoft SQL Server on EMC VNX Unified Storage

    What if there was a complete storage solution that could help DBAs stop worrying about day-to-day disk performance and database protection? Learn how you can achieve the best results for your SQL-based applications.

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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    15 Minute Guide To Smarter Backup

    In just 15 minutes, find out how EMC can back up people, processes and infrastructure. This guide details the trends that impact backup and recovery decisions. It recommends steps for users to learn what to do next such as tape replacement, backup for virtualisation and backup for applications.

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  • White Papers // May 2012

    IDC Whitepaper: Saving Time and Money with Savvy Use of Flash in Automated Storage Tiering

    In this white paper, IDC examines EMC's FLASH 1st strategy - Find out how organisations that leverage such solutions will benefit from an efficient, agile, easy-to-manage, and scalable storage infrastructure. Designing a storage environment to scale for both capacity and performance used to be somewhat mutually exclusive. Armed with new...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    ESG White Paper: EMC VNX Family - A Unifying Force in Storage

    Why unified storage? Convergence and consolidation is a rally-ing cry across IT to drive necessary efficiencies - and unified storage and make a substantial contribution to such efforts. Learn how you can benefit both operationally and financially using EMC's new unified storage platforms.

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  • White Papers // Feb 2012

    Backup and Recovery for VMware Using EMC Next-Generation Backup Solutions

    Find out EMC backup and recovery deduplication solutions simplify and reduce cost of backup and recovery of virtual machines and resident data. VMware virtualization provides the power to consolidate servers and automate processed, enabling IT-as-a-service, but it can come at the cost of extra storage, backup resources and administrative...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    IT as a service is coming of age

    New technologies and technological principles like cloud computing, virtualization and IT as a Service are reshaping the way enterprises think of information technology. Business and IT are seeking a new balance to make their collaboration work better for the good of the company. EMC's Global Marketing CTO, Chuck Hollis, discusses...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    Top 5 reasons why customers use EMC and VMware to virtualize SAP landscapes

    SAP customers today are evaluating how to move to virtualization confidently and improve daily operational efficiency - all while ensuring the highest levels of availability. Combining VMware with EMC cloud infrastructure reduces the total cost of ownership (TCO) of SAP applications and simplifies and accelerates SAP deployments. Today, with the...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    Demonstrating proven business value through backup redesign

    Clal is an Israel-based financial services company with 5,000 employees, providing insurance, pension funds, provident funds, mutual funds and investments. Over the last 3 years, Clal’s data volume grew from around 63TB to 130TB, due to data generated from its direct employees and its 6,000 external insurance agents. With...

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  • White Papers // May 2012

    IDC Whitepaper: Saving Time and Money with Savvy Use of Flash in Automated Storage Tiering

    Designing a storage environment to scale for both capacity and performance used to be somewhat mutually exclusive. Armed with new discoveries on data life cycle, including a phenomenon known as "data decay," storage vendors such as EMC are tackling this problem head-on. At their disposal are newer generations of optimization...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    EMC VSPEX for Rapid ROI

    Many organizations are struggling to embrace new innovative solutions that provide strategic value to the business. These challenges are exacerbated for small and midsized businesses (SMBs) with fewer resources than their midmarket and enterprise counterparts. This analytical report looks into how organizations are looking into new technologies to see greater...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation

    Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation (OMRF) experienced an unprecedented influx of genetic information with the introduction of a next-generation Illumina Genome Analyzer and server virtualization. To maximize infrastructure investments and the value of genetic data, OMRF needed a storage solution capable of keeping pace with tremendous data growth and supporting a...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    15 Minute Guide: Optimizing Oracle DBA Efficiency (German)

    In this EMC Perspective we will discuss a variety of ways in which small investments in IT infrastructure can have dramatic effect in helping DBAs accomplish daily management tasks faster and more efficiently. This increase in DBA productivity in their daily activity frees up time to focus on value-add processes...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    The Essential Guide to Virtualizing Microsoft Applications on EMC® VSPEX™ (German)

    For organizations running mission-critical Microsoft enterprise applications like Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft SharePoint, and Microsoft SQL Server, these are times of great challenge and great opportunity. Exponential data growth, budget constraints, changes in the workforce, and intensified market competition have combined to place steep demands on Microsoft application administrators; they need...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    Saving Time and Money with Savvy Use of Flash in Automated Storage Tiering

    Storage optimization and flash technologies were not created with the other in mind, nor have they seen incredible interdependencies in any cases - until now. Though storage optimization aims to cut costs and flash exists to provide extreme performance, emerging technologies are making cases for the coexistence of these technologies....

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  • Videos // Sep 2013

    Breaking Down Unified Storage: A Closer Look

    In this whiteboard presentation, data storage expert and consultant Benjamin S. Woo defines and describes unified storage architectures in everyday terms, and discusses the advantages that can be realized through deployment of unified systems when compared to traditional storage systems. Check it out to learn about unified storage and...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    Assessment of Automated Tiered Storage for Midrange Arrays

    Automated tiered storage (ATS) isn't a new concept, but the latest generation that exists today is vastly more beneficial for organizations than its volume-based predecessor. Previous generations did not allow for the dynamic movement of data at any time that modern ATS enables. The basic business case for ATS is...

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  • Podcasts // Jul 2013

    Williams & Fudge on Transforming IT with EMC

    Watch Williams & Fudge Data Center Director Phillip Reynolds discuss why this accounts receivable management firm turned to EMC. By using EMC VNX unified storage and EMC RecoverPoint, Williams & Fudge was able to transform its business operations and accelerate desktop virtualization. EMC and VMware virtualization and cloud infrastructure technologies...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    Integrated Computing Platforms: Infrastructure Builds for Tomorrow’s Data Center: EMC Best Practices in Data Protection Monitoring

    Regardless of whether you consider your domain to be a private cloud, a hybrid cloud, or a public cloud, you are providing data protection as a service. It should not come as a surprise that, according to ESG's 2013 IT Spending Intentions Survey, improving data backup and recovery was the...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2013

    EMC Perforce Case Study

    A slow storage infrastructure was the most pressing challenge for one small software organization. Learn how they cost-effectively transformed their infrastructure and improved storage performance by 60% by unifying storage, deploying virtualization and leveraging Flash to meet IOPS requirements of 20,000 at 8K.

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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Top Three Reasons Why Customers Deploy EMC VNX with EMC VPLEX

    What if you could build a cost effective, continuously available storage infrastructure? From the ability to access the same information (read or write access) at the exact same time in two separate locations, to extending local VMware functionality beyond a single array. Learn the top reasons users are deploying EMC...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    Capitalizing On Cloud - Preparing People and Processes

    Cloud-enabled services are the next wave transforming how businesses capitalize on information technology, and that in turn drives the next evolution in the processes, roles, skills, and structure of IT organizations—the evolution to IT as a Service (ITaaS). Today’s CIOs must exercise extraordinary leadership to make the transition and unleash...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2013

    ZDNet ANZ: Analytics/Big Data Priorities 2013

    More than one-half (53%) of Australian and New Zealand businesses have completed or partly completed an analytics / big data project, and these businesses have done so to increase sales, better understand markets, and increase customer intimacy. However, the move to analytics / big data is far from universal....

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  • White Papers // Apr 2013

    Authentication that Addresses a Changing IT Environment

    From mobile computing and the cloud, to diverse users and access points, to the polarizing trend of BYOD – today's changing IT environment presents organizations and users with more choices than ever before, and introduces a host of new security challenges. This timely and informative white paper presents a...

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  • Webcasts // Mar 2013

    On-demand Webcast: Affordable and Secure Data Storage for the Mid-Market

    Storing and managing data doesn't have to be exclusive to the Fortune 500. The ability to effectively gather and archive data is as important to the mid-market as it is to the largest organization. In fact, finding the right mix of technology and strategy can help to dramatically reduce costs,...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    Deploying DB2 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows Databases on EMC Symmetrix Arrays UNIX

    This TechBook provides a high-level overview of DB2 9.7 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows (LUW) and a general description of EMC products and utilities that can be used to store and manage 082 LUW databases. It also provides information on how to deploy a Dl32 111W database on EMC Symmetrlx...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    EMC PowerPath for AIX Version 5.3

    As part of an effort to improve and enhance the performance and capabilities of its product line, EMC from periodically releases revisions of its hardware and software. Therefore, some functions described in this manual may not be supported by all revisions of the software or hardware currently in use. For...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    Oracle VM Server for X86 Live Migration With EMC VPLEX and Syinmetrix VMAX

    EMC VPLEX is an enterprise-class storage federation technology that aggregates and manages poois of Fibre Channel attached storage arrays that can reside within a single data center or two data centers that are geographically separated within metro distances tip to 100 km apart. EMC VPLEX also provides nondisruptive, heterogeneous data...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    Managing an FLR-Enabled NAS Environment With the EMC Celerra FLR Toolkit

    EMC Celerra File-Level Retention (FLR) is a feature that provides a software infrastructure for users to secure files on a production file system and retain the files on cost-effective network-attached storage. The Celerra FLR Toolkit allows users to leverage the capabilities of this feature. This white paper discusses how to...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    HAIL: A High-Availability and Integrity Layer for Cloud Storage

    This paper introduces HAIL (High-Availability and Integrity Layer), a distributed cryptographic system that permits a set of servers to prove to a client that a stored file is intact and retrievable. HAIL strengthens, formally unifies, and streamlines distinct approaches from the cryptographic and distributed-systems communities. Proofs in HAIL are efficiently...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2009

    EMC Symmetrix With Microsoft Hyper-V Virtualization

    For many customers, there has been a growing need to provide ever-increasing physical server deployments to service business needs. This has subsequently led to a number of inefficiencies in operational areas. Servers have typically been overprovisioned in terms of CPU and memory resources in addition to storage resources. Power and...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    On the Impossibility of Cryptography Alone for Privacy-Preserving Cloud Computing

    Cloud computing denotes an architectural shift toward thin clients and conveniently centralized provision of computing resources. Clients' lack of direct resource control in the cloud prompts concern about the potential for data privacy violations, particularly abuse or leakage of sensitive information by service providers. Cryptography is an oft-touted remedy. Among...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Virtualizing Business-Critical Applications: Technology Concepts And Business Considerations

    This white paper focuses on the issues and solutions involved with virtualizing tier-one applications. It begins with a discussion of what sets tier-one applications apart from other line-of-business and infrastructure applications and the unique requirements of tier-one applications. The paper then discusses some of the concerns that firm's have with...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    EMC Small And Medium Business Solutions

    The needs of small and medium businesses are unique. EMC understands and showcases products and solutions for SMBs such as IT consolidation, information protection and deduplication, virtualization, automation, and information management. We encourage you to connect and engage with the SMB specialists who can help you address your most urgent...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    Toward Risk Assessment as a Service in Cloud Environments

    Security and privacy assessments are considered a best practice for evaluating a system or application for potential risks and exposures. Cloud computing introduces several characteristics that challenge the effectiveness of current assessment approaches. In particular, the on-demand, automated, multi-tenant nature of cloud computing is at odds with the static, human...

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