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  • White Papers // Jun 2012

    Monsoon: Policy-Based Hybrid Cloud Management for Enterprises

    Cloud Computing has become more and more prevalent over the past few years, and the authors have seen the emergence of Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) which is the most acceptable Cloud Computing service model. However, coupled with the opportunities and benefits brought by IaaS, the adoption of IaaS also faces management complexity...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2012

    BOOM: Enabling Mobile Memory Based Low-Power Server DIMMs

    To address the real-time processing needs of large and growing amounts of data, modern software increasingly uses main memory as the primary data store for critical information. This paper creates a new emphasis on high-capacity, high-bandwidth, and high-reliability main memory systems. Conventional and recently-proposed server memory techniques can satisfy these...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2012

    Ranking Anomalies in Data Centers

    Data centers are growing in size and complexity driven by trends such as cloud computing and on-line services. Such large data centers pose several challenges for system management. Key among them is anomaly detection which is required to monitor and analyze metrics across several thousands servers and across multiple layers...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2011

    Data Mining in Adaptive Control of Distributed Computing System Performance

    The Distributed Computing Systems are significant building blocks in design and implementation of the business critical applications. It is always important for such environments to provide high performance for all kinds of workload variations. There are different solutions identified to deal with the performance problems in Distributed environments. There are...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2011

    Network Implications of Cloud Computing

    Cloud Computing is often described as "Resources accessed via a browser over the Internet." However, this definition has become increasingly insufficient to characterize the breadth of applications and use cases for the cloud, and the networks that must support them. A broadening range of endpoints are accessing the cloud: browser-free...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2011

    Migration to Cloud as Real Option: Investment Decision Under Uncertainty

    If cloud is so good then why aren't companies using it more? In this paper, the authors look at how companies should make a decision to move some IT services or their IT infrastructure into the cloud. The move may initially look attractive in that it offers cost benefits but...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2011

    Elastically Ruling the Cloud: Specifying Application's Behavior in Federated Clouds

    Most Infrastructure as a Service clouds present limited capabilities to control how a service behaves at runtime, once it has been deployed, beyond basic low-level scalability rules for VMs. Higher-level approaches fail to provide mechanisms for a fine grained level of control of the service at runtime, being only focused...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2011

    Cloud Ready Service Infrastructure for Communications Service Providers

    The emergence of cloud computing combined with the convergence of Information Technology (IT), telecommunications, media, and entertainment have created a new enterprise market opportunity for service providers. By leveraging their networks and trusted relationships with enterprises, service providers can define a new cloud paradigm. They can transform their network infrastructures...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2011

    Towards Achieving Accountability, Auditability and Trust in Cloud Computing

    The lack of confidence in entrusting sensitive information to cloud Computing Service Providers (CSPs) is one of the primary obstacles to widespread adoption of cloud computing, as reported by a number of surveys. From the CSPs' perspective, their long-term return-on-investment in cloud infrastructure hinges on overcoming this obstacle. Encryption and...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2011

    TrustCloud: A Framework for Accountability and Trust in Cloud Computing

    The key barrier to widespread uptake of cloud computing is the lack of trust in clouds by potential customers. While preventive controls for security and privacy are actively researched, there is still little focus on detective controls related to cloud accountability and auditability. The complexity resulting from large-scale virtualization and...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2011

    Alpha Trading Systems Increases Speed for Securities Trading With HP ProLiant Servers

    Enhance the Alpha Trading Systems IT Infrastructure to Create a Stronger Competitive Advantage for Executing Trades, Supplying Market Data, and Providing Technology-Related Services. Conduct a Server Proof of Concept and Align With Key Technology Partners for a Low-Risk Implementation. Provides Sub-1-Millisecond Response Times, Which Brings the Company's Technology Infrastructure to...

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2010

    Burges Salmon Chooses HP Converged Infrastructure for Low-Risk Move, Improved Resilience and Infrastructure Upgrade

    Salmon is a commercial legal firm with around 650 employees. It provides national and international clients with full service across a range of practice areas and industry sectors, and aims to be the first choice alternative to London lawyers. Burges Salmon wanted to upgrade its IT infrastructure to improve resilience...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    The Role Of Quality In CRM Services Managing Quality In Customer-Driven Organizations

    For enterprises that depend on customer relationships to generate sales, better business outcomes, and future opportunities, the quality of those relationships is absolutely vital. Proactive organizations are now taking a more expansive and innovative approaches to Quality Management (QM) in contact centers and other Customer Relationship Management (CRM) efforts. By...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    Cloud Computing and the Communications Industry

    This viewpoint paper provides insight into current trends in the communications industry driven by the increasingly visible convergence of telecommunications, media, entertainment, and IT. It not only explains the unique challenges these trends pose to every player in the industry, but also helps identify new business opportunities to companies capable...

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  • Case Studies // May 2010

    Exponential Improvement in Center's Computational Research With HP Servers

    Columbia University needs to Deploy a single, large, general-purpose cluster while minimizing space, power and cooling requirements. They Approach Standardize HP ProLiant BladeSystem server blades, HP ProCurve switches, and HP integrated Lights-Out (iLO2) for remote management. Their improvements are Hundreds of IT administrator hours saved on basic server management tasks,10x...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    Security and Cloud Services Securing a Business Advantage

    The usage of cloud services is seeing explosive growth, offering compelling, scalable, and elastic solutions in addition to benefits such as on demand, pay-per-use, and even resilience over existing Internet protocols. Because of this, vendors of all types are marketing a broad spectrum of products and solutions as "Cloud Services,"...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2010

    The Network Testbed Mapping Problem

    The Network Testbed Mapping Problem is the problem of mapping an emulated network into a test cluster such as Emulab or DETER. In this paper, the authors demonstrate that the Network Testbed Mapping Problem is NP-complete when there is constrained bandwidth between cluster switches. They demonstrate that the problem is...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Cloud Computing-Offering Opportunities Across the Media and Entertainment Value Chain

    Expanding consumer demands and rapidly evolving technology are thrusting content creators and distributors into a new world. Development and distribution of digital content is exploding. Consumers now expect programming of unprecedented quality across multiple viewing and listening platforms, anytime and anywhere they want it. And, they want to continue receiving...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Automaker Cuts Costs With Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) Solution

    Global automaker faced fierce competition, ever-increasing cost pressures, more regulations and fickle customer demand. The company thus decided to transition to a next-generation Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution. However, a successful PLM implementation required more than just installing powerful software. Having helped this automaker meet business goals and adapt to...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Virtualization Initiative Optimized IT Environment, Cut Costs And Provided Green Benefits

    Abril Group, one of the biggest and most influential communication groups in Latin America, wanted to reduce Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) and improve productivity by implementing leading-edge servers, applications and technologies. HP quickly developed an innovative road map to radically optimize Abril Group's IT environment and cut costs. HP...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Australian Bank Upgraded Technology And Reduced Mortgage Processing Cost

    Westpac, one of Australia's leading banks, with more than AU $250 billion in revenue, faced competitive pressure from third-party companies threatening its share of the Australian mortgage market. In order to maintain and grow market share, Westpac wanted to reduce its back-office costs for mortgage processing as well as improve...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Automotive Supplier Simplifies Processes With Electronic Reporting

    Delphi Packard Electric Systems, a division of the world's leading automotive supplier Delphi, engineers and manufactures optimized electrical/electronic distribution systems that define and drive the vehicles of the 21st century. Delphi Packard needed a modern, efficient system for generating and distributing reports - one that could control printing costs and...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Server Virtualization Optimizes Availability, Flexibility And Reliability

    Detroit Media Partnership (DMP) manages the business functions of the Detroit Free Press and The Detroit News. HP stepped in with a proposal to virtualize DMP's server environment, creating on-demand services, an unprecedented level of reliability and availability, as well as a smaller IT footprint. HP also revamped DMP's storage...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Energy Provider Improves Global Communications And Reduces Costs

    An international energy company's commitment to innovation has given the company the ability to bring new energy opportunities to the marketplace with unparalleled efficiency. With this technological focus in mind, the energy company searched for a faster and more reliable communications system to connect its employees around the world. The...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Leading UK Health Provider Nuffield Health Boosts Business Continuity With HP Electronic Vaulting Service

    Leading UK health provider Nuffield Health needed a new solution that would provide confidence in the security of its backups, the capacity to restore data and its ability to support business continuity. After investigating the market, Nuffield's answer was the HP Electronic Vaulting Service (EVS) for Enterprises. By implementing EVS,...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Rockwell Collins' Outsourcing Transition Put Its People First

    When Rockwell Collins, a global leader in aerospace and defense systems based in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, first considered outsourcing its technology operations to HP, one primary concern was its people. It was therefore critical that the transition be managed effectively. HP supported the process by sharing best practices with Rockwell....

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Canadian Energy Provider Cuts Costs By Outsourcing Technology Services

    SaskPower provides electricity to nearly half a million Saskatchewan customer accounts, often across stretches of thinly populated, undeveloped terrain, over one of the most extensive networks of power lines in western Canada. In order to deliver power effectively and cost-efficiently, SaskPower needed a way to quickly and accurately share information...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Condor Allgemeine Versicherung Insurance Company Finds New Approach To Customer Service

    German insurer Condor Allgemeine Versicherung, founded in the 1950s, markets its products primarily through a network of 4,000 independent insurance agencies. Several years ago, recognizing the changes sweeping through the industry made possible by the Internet, the company decided to implement a centralized customer service center. To get more from...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    30 Newly Acquired Stores Across 14 States Converted In One Night

    When department store trendsetter Belk Inc. acquired the Alabama-based Parisian retail chain, the company wanted to make the transition as seamless as possible for customers. Yet to effectively convert 30 retail locations across nine states without customers noticing would require meticulous management of every detail from cash registers to back-office...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Bottom Line Publications Boosts Scalability And Its Own Bottom Line

    Boardroom Inc., as Bottom Line Publications and Bottom Line Books, publishes five print newsletters, two e-letters and dozens of books dedicated to providing concise, simplified answers to life's most common daily challenges. The publisher's readership continues to grow. Yet with the proliferation of digital media and cost pressures from higher...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2009

    In-Network Data Aggregation in Wireless Sensor Networks

    Advances in microelectronics have enabled the development of exceptionally tiny sensor nodes that have the ability of measuring ambient conditions such as temperature, pressure, humidity, light intensity, and motion (Akyildiz et al. 2002). The sensed data can then be transmitted through an on-board radio transmitter to a single or multiple...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    Confidence in a Downturn: Growing Revenue Fast on an HP BladeSystem and HP LeftHand P4000 SAN

    Gradewell needs to maximize uptime and minimize costs to bring customers an advantage in Internet telephony. They approach to Deploy a VMware environment on HP ProLiant BL490c G6 Servers with HP Virtual Connect Flex-10 technology and HP LeftHand P4000 SAN Solutions. They get benefits of 100% availability in most recent...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    Bank Saves 30% And Increases Customer Satisfaction

    Bank of Canada works to preserve the value of money by keeping inflation low, stable and predictable. The Bank also acts as the fiscal agent for the Government of Canada, managing the country's foreign exchange reserves and public debt including Canada's Retail Debt Program (RDP). A disproportionate number of Bank...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2009

    Authenticating Public Wireless Networks With Physical Evidence

    Users of public Wi-Fi networks risk being tricked into connecting to 'Evil twin' access points set up by attackers to launch man-in-the-middle attacks. The authors present a system which employs post hoc validation of an anonymous Diffie-Hellman key exchange undertaken as part of an 802.1X / EAP-TTLS network association process....

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  • Case Studies // Sep 2009

    Vodafone Germany Mobile Telecom Saved 20 Percent With New, Robust, Reliable Sales System

    Vodafone is one of the world's leading mobile telecommunications companies, they wanted to bring this consistency and flexibility to its mobile handheld device retail operation, which represents an impressive 35 percent of the German mobile market. But as the market grew more competitive, Vodafone realized that providing a best-in-class product...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    Interclass Collision Protection for IEEE 802.11e Wireless LANs

    Distributed Coordination Function (DCF) in IEEE 802.11 and Enhanced Distributed Channel Access (EDCA) in IEEE 802.11e are contention-based access mechanism in wireless LAN. Both DCF and EDCA reduce collisions based on Inter-Frame Space (IFS) and back-off mechanisms. However, collisions are unavoidable even with the two mechanisms. Especially, in the EDCA,...

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  • Case Studies // May 2009

    Total Streamlines And Integrates Pensions Systems Into Single Solution

    As one of the largest oil and gas companies in the UK, Total is always seeking new allies in order to remain competitive. When Total acquired PetroFina and Elf in 1999, it also inherited a complex web of pension administration systems and processes that needed to be harmonised to meet...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    A Subsequence-Histogram Method for Generic Vocabulary Recognition Over Deletion Channels

    The authors consider the problem of recognizing a vocabulary a collection of words (sequences) over a finite alphabet from a potential subsequence of one of its words. They assume the given subsequence is received through a deletion channel as a result of transmission of a random word from one of...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2009

    ExcellerateHRO Transitioned Paper Processes To Web In Just Two Months

    One of the world's top pharmaceutical firms, AstraZeneca produces breakthrough medications for cancer, heart disease, mental illness, gastrointestinal disorders, infections and respiratory conditions. In an ongoing effort to enhance employee share plan functionality, AstraZeneca has relied on ExcellerateHRO to administer the program since the early 1990s. AstraZeneca wanted to streamline...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2009

    Top 10 trends In Business Intelligence

    Conducting business in an economy that has no precedent makes fact-based decision making more than a nice-to-have. Furthermore, increased efficiency and productivity will be needed to help lift companies, industries and countries out of the recession. The pressure to improve business process and resource allocation, and the need to make...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2011

    Cloud Ready Service Infrastructure for Communications Service Providers

    The emergence of cloud computing combined with the convergence of Information Technology (IT), telecommunications, media, and entertainment have created a new enterprise market opportunity for service providers. By leveraging their networks and trusted relationships with enterprises, service providers can define a new cloud paradigm. They can transform their network infrastructures...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard

  • Case Studies // Dec 2010

    Burges Salmon Chooses HP Converged Infrastructure for Low-Risk Move, Improved Resilience and Infrastructure Upgrade

    Salmon is a commercial legal firm with around 650 employees. It provides national and international clients with full service across a range of practice areas and industry sectors, and aims to be the first choice alternative to London lawyers. Burges Salmon wanted to upgrade its IT infrastructure to improve resilience...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard

  • White Papers // Oct 2009

    Authenticating Public Wireless Networks With Physical Evidence

    Users of public Wi-Fi networks risk being tricked into connecting to 'Evil twin' access points set up by attackers to launch man-in-the-middle attacks. The authors present a system which employs post hoc validation of an anonymous Diffie-Hellman key exchange undertaken as part of an 802.1X / EAP-TTLS network association process....

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  • White Papers // Nov 2011

    Network Implications of Cloud Computing

    Cloud Computing is often described as "Resources accessed via a browser over the Internet." However, this definition has become increasingly insufficient to characterize the breadth of applications and use cases for the cloud, and the networks that must support them. A broadening range of endpoints are accessing the cloud: browser-free...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard

  • White Papers // Oct 2009

    In-Network Data Aggregation in Wireless Sensor Networks

    Advances in microelectronics have enabled the development of exceptionally tiny sensor nodes that have the ability of measuring ambient conditions such as temperature, pressure, humidity, light intensity, and motion (Akyildiz et al. 2002). The sensed data can then be transmitted through an on-board radio transmitter to a single or multiple...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard

  • White Papers // Apr 2011

    Towards Achieving Accountability, Auditability and Trust in Cloud Computing

    The lack of confidence in entrusting sensitive information to cloud Computing Service Providers (CSPs) is one of the primary obstacles to widespread adoption of cloud computing, as reported by a number of surveys. From the CSPs' perspective, their long-term return-on-investment in cloud infrastructure hinges on overcoming this obstacle. Encryption and...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard

  • White Papers // Apr 2011

    TrustCloud: A Framework for Accountability and Trust in Cloud Computing

    The key barrier to widespread uptake of cloud computing is the lack of trust in clouds by potential customers. While preventive controls for security and privacy are actively researched, there is still little focus on detective controls related to cloud accountability and auditability. The complexity resulting from large-scale virtualization and...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard

  • White Papers // Feb 2010

    The Network Testbed Mapping Problem

    The Network Testbed Mapping Problem is the problem of mapping an emulated network into a test cluster such as Emulab or DETER. In this paper, the authors demonstrate that the Network Testbed Mapping Problem is NP-complete when there is constrained bandwidth between cluster switches. They demonstrate that the problem is...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard

  • White Papers // Dec 2011

    Data Mining in Adaptive Control of Distributed Computing System Performance

    The Distributed Computing Systems are significant building blocks in design and implementation of the business critical applications. It is always important for such environments to provide high performance for all kinds of workload variations. There are different solutions identified to deal with the performance problems in Distributed environments. There are...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2012

    Ranking Anomalies in Data Centers

    Data centers are growing in size and complexity driven by trends such as cloud computing and on-line services. Such large data centers pose several challenges for system management. Key among them is anomaly detection which is required to monitor and analyze metrics across several thousands servers and across multiple layers...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard

  • White Papers // Jun 2012

    Monsoon: Policy-Based Hybrid Cloud Management for Enterprises

    Cloud Computing has become more and more prevalent over the past few years, and the authors have seen the emergence of Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) which is the most acceptable Cloud Computing service model. However, coupled with the opportunities and benefits brought by IaaS, the adoption of IaaS also faces management complexity...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard

  • White Papers // Jun 2011

    Elastically Ruling the Cloud: Specifying Application's Behavior in Federated Clouds

    Most Infrastructure as a Service clouds present limited capabilities to control how a service behaves at runtime, once it has been deployed, beyond basic low-level scalability rules for VMs. Higher-level approaches fail to provide mechanisms for a fine grained level of control of the service at runtime, being only focused...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2011

    Migration to Cloud as Real Option: Investment Decision Under Uncertainty

    If cloud is so good then why aren't companies using it more? In this paper, the authors look at how companies should make a decision to move some IT services or their IT infrastructure into the cloud. The move may initially look attractive in that it offers cost benefits but...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2006

    HP Serviceguard Cluster Configuration for HP-UX 11i or Linux Partitioned Systems

    HP Serviceguard provides an infrastructure for the design and implementation of highly available HP-UX or Linux clusters that can quickly restore mission-critical application services after hardware or software failures. To achieve the highest level of availability, clusters must be configured to eliminate all single points of failure (SPOFs). This requires...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2008

    HP-UX LVM Supported Limits

    Starting with HP-UX 11i v2 (11.23), the supported limits of LVM volume groups has gradually increased. In HP-UX 11i v3 (11 .31), LVM delivers significant performance, scalability, usability, and availability enhancements. This paper summarizes the LVM supported limits for different volume group versions supported on HP-UX releases. Beginning with the...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2009

    Transitioning SAP Environments From HP 9000 Servers Running HP-UX 11i to HP Integrity Servers Running HP-UX 11i

    To take advantage of the higher processing power and new architecture of the Intel Itanium processor, application binaries are recompiled for HP-UX on HP Integrity servers. HP-UX source code compatibility between PA-RISC and Itanium has enabled a simple and safe transition procedure. SAP applications and the backend database, are clearly...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2008

    Sybase ASE High Availability Configuration on HP-UX

    HP MC/ServiceGuard (MC/SG) software is used to create high availability clusters on HP 9000 PA-RISC systems and Intel Itanium-based HP Integrity systems running HP-UX. A cluster is generally a networked group of servers having sufficient redundancy of software and hardware that a single point of failure will not significantly disrupt...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    IBM WebSphere MQ V7 Performance Report on HP-UX 11i V3 and HP Integrity Servers

    IBM WebSphere MQ V7.0 on HP-UX has similar performance characteristics to WebSphere MQ V6. This paper shows the throughput for Local, Client and Distributed Queuing using 2 kilobyte message sizes with non-persistent non-trusted (NP_NT), non-persistent trusted (NP) and persistent message (PM) types. Larger message sizes of 20K, 200K and 2M...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Managing Your HP-UX Inventory With HP SIM

    HP Systems Insight Manager (HP SIM) is a robust, full-featured infrastructure management tool. This paper discusses how to use HP SIM for managing inventory data from the HP-UX servers. This paper discuses configuring the managed servers, configuring the Central Management Server (CMS), collecting inventory data, mining inventory data. Experts in...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2008

    LVM New Features in HP-UX 11i v3

    In HP-UX 11i v3 (11 .31), LVM delivers significant performance, scalability, usability, and availability enhancements. After the initial release of HP-UX 11i v3 in February 2007, there have been three updates of HP-UX 11i v3: September 2007, March 2008, and September 2008. This paper lists all the new LVM features...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2009

    Pre-Algebra, Algebra I Using the 39g+ (Same as 39gs)

    The presenter of this webcast explores linear equations and inequalities from a symbolic, numerical, and graphical perspective. The Plot-Table view will be used to show both graphical and numerical perspectives simultaneously, systems of equations will be solved graphically, truth plots will used to solve one-variable inequalities, and linear inequalities will...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2009

    Calculus Using the HP 49g+ (Same as 50g)

    This webcast focuses on functions. The HP 39g+ will be used to numerically and graphically investigate the effect of varying the parameter k in the functions f(x)+k and f(x+k), where f is a polynomial, trigonometric, or exponential function. The HP 39G+ symbolic view will be used to easily represent the...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2008

    Is Your WLAN Helping You Comply With Security Guidelines of the PCI Standard?: HP ProCurve Shore Up Your Wireless LAN Vulnerabilities

    The Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standard was created in 2004 by major credit card companies - American Express, Discover Financial, JCB, MasterCard Worldwide, and Visa International - to provide security and privacy for customers' credit card data and personal information. The PCI standard sets specific guidelines for the...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    Bank Saves 30% And Increases Customer Satisfaction

    Bank of Canada works to preserve the value of money by keeping inflation low, stable and predictable. The Bank also acts as the fiscal agent for the Government of Canada, managing the country's foreign exchange reserves and public debt including Canada's Retail Debt Program (RDP). A disproportionate number of Bank...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard

  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Automaker Cuts Costs With Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) Solution

    Global automaker faced fierce competition, ever-increasing cost pressures, more regulations and fickle customer demand. The company thus decided to transition to a next-generation Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution. However, a successful PLM implementation required more than just installing powerful software. Having helped this automaker meet business goals and adapt to...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard

  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Virtualization Initiative Optimized IT Environment, Cut Costs And Provided Green Benefits

    Abril Group, one of the biggest and most influential communication groups in Latin America, wanted to reduce Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) and improve productivity by implementing leading-edge servers, applications and technologies. HP quickly developed an innovative road map to radically optimize Abril Group's IT environment and cut costs. HP...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard

  • Case Studies // Mar 2009

    ExcellerateHRO Transitioned Paper Processes To Web In Just Two Months

    One of the world's top pharmaceutical firms, AstraZeneca produces breakthrough medications for cancer, heart disease, mental illness, gastrointestinal disorders, infections and respiratory conditions. In an ongoing effort to enhance employee share plan functionality, AstraZeneca has relied on ExcellerateHRO to administer the program since the early 1990s. AstraZeneca wanted to streamline...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard

  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Australian Bank Upgraded Technology And Reduced Mortgage Processing Cost

    Westpac, one of Australia's leading banks, with more than AU $250 billion in revenue, faced competitive pressure from third-party companies threatening its share of the Australian mortgage market. In order to maintain and grow market share, Westpac wanted to reduce its back-office costs for mortgage processing as well as improve...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard

  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Automotive Supplier Simplifies Processes With Electronic Reporting

    Delphi Packard Electric Systems, a division of the world's leading automotive supplier Delphi, engineers and manufactures optimized electrical/electronic distribution systems that define and drive the vehicles of the 21st century. Delphi Packard needed a modern, efficient system for generating and distributing reports - one that could control printing costs and...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard

  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Server Virtualization Optimizes Availability, Flexibility And Reliability

    Detroit Media Partnership (DMP) manages the business functions of the Detroit Free Press and The Detroit News. HP stepped in with a proposal to virtualize DMP's server environment, creating on-demand services, an unprecedented level of reliability and availability, as well as a smaller IT footprint. HP also revamped DMP's storage...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    ExcellerateHRO Revamped Colleague Flexible Benefits Programme

    HBOS is the largest mortgage and savings provider in the UK, serving more than 22 million customers across the region. HBOS' Flexible Benefits Programme has been an integral part of the company's colleague reward strategy. In 2007, the HBOS Human Resources (HR) team saw that the needs and desires of...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Energy Provider Improves Global Communications And Reduces Costs

    An international energy company's commitment to innovation has given the company the ability to bring new energy opportunities to the marketplace with unparalleled efficiency. With this technological focus in mind, the energy company searched for a faster and more reliable communications system to connect its employees around the world. The...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard

  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Leading UK Health Provider Nuffield Health Boosts Business Continuity With HP Electronic Vaulting Service

    Leading UK health provider Nuffield Health needed a new solution that would provide confidence in the security of its backups, the capacity to restore data and its ability to support business continuity. After investigating the market, Nuffield's answer was the HP Electronic Vaulting Service (EVS) for Enterprises. By implementing EVS,...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard

  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Rockwell Collins' Outsourcing Transition Put Its People First

    When Rockwell Collins, a global leader in aerospace and defense systems based in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, first considered outsourcing its technology operations to HP, one primary concern was its people. It was therefore critical that the transition be managed effectively. HP supported the process by sharing best practices with Rockwell....

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard

  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Canadian Energy Provider Cuts Costs By Outsourcing Technology Services

    SaskPower provides electricity to nearly half a million Saskatchewan customer accounts, often across stretches of thinly populated, undeveloped terrain, over one of the most extensive networks of power lines in western Canada. In order to deliver power effectively and cost-efficiently, SaskPower needed a way to quickly and accurately share information...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard

  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Condor Allgemeine Versicherung Insurance Company Finds New Approach To Customer Service

    German insurer Condor Allgemeine Versicherung, founded in the 1950s, markets its products primarily through a network of 4,000 independent insurance agencies. Several years ago, recognizing the changes sweeping through the industry made possible by the Internet, the company decided to implement a centralized customer service center. To get more from...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard

  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    30 Newly Acquired Stores Across 14 States Converted In One Night

    When department store trendsetter Belk Inc. acquired the Alabama-based Parisian retail chain, the company wanted to make the transition as seamless as possible for customers. Yet to effectively convert 30 retail locations across nine states without customers noticing would require meticulous management of every detail from cash registers to back-office...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard

  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Bottom Line Publications Boosts Scalability And Its Own Bottom Line

    Boardroom Inc., as Bottom Line Publications and Bottom Line Books, publishes five print newsletters, two e-letters and dozens of books dedicated to providing concise, simplified answers to life's most common daily challenges. The publisher's readership continues to grow. Yet with the proliferation of digital media and cost pressures from higher...

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  • Case Studies // May 2009

    Total Streamlines And Integrates Pensions Systems Into Single Solution

    As one of the largest oil and gas companies in the UK, Total is always seeking new allies in order to remain competitive. When Total acquired PetroFina and Elf in 1999, it also inherited a complex web of pension administration systems and processes that needed to be harmonised to meet...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2008

    Excellerate HRO Facilitates Prompt Payout Of $235 Million From Share Incentive Plans

    Dutch chemical group AkzoNobel acquired UK-based Imperial Chemical Industries (ICI) in January 2008. The acquisition required ICI to close its share plans and transition staff in just four months. However, with ICI's share value on the rise, the company needed ExcellerateHRO to ensure efficient, accurate payout to more than 300...

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