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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Virtualization Performance of SAP ERP Solutions on the Intel Xeon Processor 5500 Series With Microsoft Hyper-V

    SAP, one of the leading vendors of enterprise software, offers a broad portfolio of solutions addressing key business functions such as Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Customer Relationship Management (CRM), and Warehouse (BW). SAP solutions give local and global companies the power to adapt quickly and cost-effectively to changing business, market...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Banking on Virtualization

    HDFC Bank needs to finite data center space limited infrastructure expansion. Increased business required additional business applications and server support and managing a finite physical number of servers was a bottleneck to expansion. HDFC Bank deployed to consolidate servers and applications into new Intel Xeon processor-based platform to save space....

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Improving Healthcare And Business Growth

    In a bygone era, family doctors managed the care of hospitalized patients. Today, health challenges are so complex and physician schedules so demanding that hospitals increasingly hire specialists known as hospitalists to deliver inpatient care. Or they team up with innovators like Cogent Healthcare, which develops and manages integrated hospitalist...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Measuring Availability in the Domain Name System

    The Domain Name System (DNS) is critical to Internet functionality. The availability of a domain name refers to its ability to be resolved correctly. The authors develop a model for server dependencies that is used as a basis for measuring availability. They introduce the Minimum number of Servers Queried (MSQ)...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Resource Availability in Enterprise Desktop Grids

    Desktop grids, which use the idle cycles of many desktop PC's, are currently the largest distributed systems in the world. Despite the popularity and success of many desktop grid projects, the heterogeneity and volatility of hosts within desktop grids has been poorly understood. Yet, host characterization is essential for accurate...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Maximize Performance With Intel 10 Gigabit Ethernet Solutions - The growing demand for 10 Gigabit Ethernet

    The purpose of writing this paper is to explain in detail the rising demand of 10 Gigabit Ethernet in today's organizations' data centers. With increase in the growth rate of organizations, the IT industry has designed and is coming up with low-cost hardware that can put up with the rapid...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Counting on the County

    K/14 school district wanted to eliminate server bottlenecks for key school financial and human resources operations and increase responsiveness and reduce downtime for school district staff. The challenge was to virtualize and consolidate additional servers in the IT environment. K/14 school district deployed Intel Xeon processor 5500 and 7400 series.

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Accelerating the Enterprise Network Using 802.11n Wireless

    To design and deploy a wireless network that will be used by the majority of Intel employees and that operates as effectively as a wired LAN at a reasonable cost, Intel IT investigated moving to the 802.11n wireless protocol. Intel launched a six-month investigation that included laboratory testing, a small...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Benefits of the Intel® Xeon® Processor 7500 Series and Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2* for Mission-Critical Applications

    If your organization is running critical applications on legacy proprietary platforms, considering a move to an entirely new platform is a big change with big challenges. Moving mission-critical applications from expensive, proprietary, RISC-based server architectures can offer many advantages.

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    More Secure. More Manageable. Intelligent Performance. That's Smart ROI

    PCs powered by a new 2010 Intel? Core? vPro? processor help businesses cut costs and increase efficiency, so you can reap a positive ROI for years to come.1 How? The all new 2010 Intel Core vPro processor family has intelligent technology that adapts to the needs of your business, with...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Enabling Device-Independent Mobility with Dynamic Virtual Clients

    Intel IT is investigating a model where users can access their applications and information from any device, anywhere, anytime. To create this device-independent mobility, Intel IT is considering implementing dynamic virtual client technology, which uses containerized software appliances to abstract the OS; applications; corporate and personal data and workspaces; and...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Dynamic Virtual Clients

    Dave Buchholz and Clyde Hedrick from Intel explain how Intel IT is considering implementing Dynamic Virtual Client (DVC) technology that will provide a more robust and flexible platform that users want and that the enterprise needs.

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    A Case Study in Scientific Application Streaming at the Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

    The School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) serves as the connector and integrator of Harvard's teaching and research efforts in engineering, applied sciences (including computer science), and technology. Within SEAS, the office of Computing and Information Technology's (CIT) CyberInfrastructure Labs (CI Labs) supports faculty, researchers, students, and staff by...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Dynamic Virtual Client: What's in store for client technology going forward?

    Dynamic Virtual Client, thin client advantages with rich client user experience and mobility.

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Intel Xeon Processor C5500/C3500 Series Non-Transparent Bridge

    The Intel Xeon Processor C5500/C3500 Series is the next generation of high-performance multi-core architecture targeted for embedded and storage use cases. Based on 45 nm technology, the architecture integrates multiple processor cores, memory controller, PCI express (PCIe) interface, Crystal Beach DMA engines, and IO virtualization blocks in a single chip....

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Microcontroller to Intel Architecture Conversion

    In contrast to general-purpose computers, MicroControllers (MCUs) are often optimized for interrupt latency over instruction throughput, both reducing latency and making it predictable to support real-time control. Thus, MCUs are commonly used in time critical embedded applications, such as Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs). Recently, Intel Atom processors have gained considerable...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Increasing Data Center Efficiency With Server Power Measurements

    Intel IT defined methods for analyzing computing energy efficiency within the design computing environment, using measurements of actual server power consumption and utilization. Intel used these methods to identify trends and opportunities for improving data center efficiency, and to implement a pilot project that increased data center computing capacity. Most...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2009

    Hardware Assisted Resource Sharing Platform for Personal Cloud

    More and more novel usage models require the capability of resource sharing among different platforms. To achieve a satisfactory efficiency, the authors introduce a specific resource sharing technology under which IO peripherals can be shared among different platforms. In particular, in a personal working environment that is built up by...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2009

    Path Stitching: Internet-Wide Path and Delay Estimation From Existing Measurements

    Many measurement systems have been proposed in recent years to shed light on the internal performance of the Internet. Their common goal is to allow distributed applications to improve end-user experience. A common hurdle they face is the need to deploy yet another measurement infrastructure. In this paper, the authors...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2009

    Smart Phones - Future Devices, Usages and Applications

    The authors are in the middle of a mobile computing revolution, perhaps as significant as the revolution in the 1980s which defined the personal computer. Today, smart phones are providing them with an unprecedented opportunity to innovate in terms of the platform design, its use, and the applications they expect...

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2009

    Systalians' Path to Virtualisation

    Systalians looks to maintain performance levels while improving system reliability and lowering TCO. They wanted to investigate the benefits of migrating to a virtualised infrastructure to achieve its goals. An evaluation showed that a virtualised infrastructure based on the Intel Xeon processor 5500 series can support twice as many virtual...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2009

    Intel Solid-State Drive Optimizer

    Today, when a user deletes a file from their system, the host only deletes a pointer in the OS file system. This action does not physically erase the data from the drive. While the deleted data no longer appears valid to the OS, it still appears valid to the drive...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2009

    Using Virtualization to Integrate Mac OS X Into PC-Centric Environments

    Intel IT has successfully integrated Apple Macintosh computers into Intel's predominantly Microsoft Windows-based enterprise computing environment using client virtualization. Employees working on Macs can run Microsoft Windows applications from their Mac OS X desktop. Accessing both Mac and Windows applications simultaneously allows users to do their primary work on the...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2009

    Virtualization with the Intel® Xeon® Processor 5500 Series: A Proof of Concept

    Intel IT conducted proof-of-concept testing and total cost of ownership (TCO) analysis that showed how two-socket servers based on Intel? Xeon? processor 5500 series can support approximately twice as many virtual machines (VMs) for the same TCO as the previous server generation.

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  • White Papers // Dec 2009

    Getting Ahead of Malware

    To minimize the threat posed by malicious software, or malware, making its way into the enterprise, Intel IT has established a process that actively seeks to identify and take action against the malware before it reaches Intel's user base. This process focuses on real-time monitoring and interpretation of security events...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2009

    Prioritizing Information Security Risks With Threat Agent Risk Assessment

    Intel IT has developed a Threat Agent Risk Assessment (TARA) methodology that distills the immense number of possible information security attacks into a digest of only those exposures most likely to occur. This methodology identifies threat agents that are pursuing objectives which are reasonably attainable and could cause unsatisfactory losses...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2009

    The Canton of St. Gallen Deploys Intel Core2 Processor With VPro Technology

    Abraxas faces the challenge to transition of 4,000 users from a terminal-server architecture to a client-server architecture with relevant refresh of all applications. Meet must-have criteria of profitability, availability, stability and performance. Deploy state-of-the art, future-proofed technology Abraxas deployed to clients based on Intel Core2 processor with vPro technology for...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2009

    Remote Client Management

    Din Bil faces the challenges to Managing and maintaining a disparate client infrastructure made up of both desktops and laptops and spread across 27 different locations. The organization wanted to centralise and streamline management of its client infrastructure, thereby improving IT helpdesk productivity and reducing associated costs. They deployed to...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2009

    An A-Grade Environment

    Haberdashers' Aske's Boys' School faces the challenge to revitalise its IT infrastructure - from the datacenter to desktops and laptops - giving staff and pupils a more reliable and powerful learning environment. The school deployed to with Dell at every stage, creating a virtualized datacenter with Dell PowerEdge servers and...

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  • Webcasts // Nov 2009

    Webcast: Are your PCs ready for Windows 7?

    Many companies will begin migrating to Windows 7 in 2010. Yet some companies have slowed their PC refresh rate during the last year, leaving them with an older PC fleet. Intel and Lenovo experts will review the true costs of older PCs on the bottom line and why refreshing older...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    Evaluating Intel Virtualization Technology FlexMigration With Multi-Generation Intel Multi-Core and Intel Dual-Core Xeon Processors

    In today's data centers, live migration is a required technology for building an agile, dynamic data center based on server virtualization. It has not been possible, however, to perform successful live migration between servers based on different generations of processors, each with different instruction sets. This limited our ability to...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    High Performance Computing for Silicon Design

    Designing Intel microprocessors is extremely computed intensive. Tape out is a final step in silicon design and its computation demand is growing exponentially for each generation of silicon process technology. Intel IT adopted High-Performance Computing (HPC) to address this very large computational scale and realized significant improvements in computing performance,...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2009

    Advanced PC Management Capabilities Help MSP's Customers Do More, Spend Smarter, and Be More Secure

    IT Authorities has built its success as a managed service provider on continuous improvement of both processes and tools. In the managed services arena, change is constant and yields both threats and opportunities - but no room to stand still. This approach to growth led IT Authorities to adopt Intel...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    High-Performance Computing for Silicon Design

    Designing Intel microprocessors is extremely compute intensive. Tapeout is a final step in silicon design and its computation demand is growing exponentially for each generation of silicon process technology. Intel IT adopted High-Performance Computing (HPC) to address this very large computational scale and realized significant improvements in computing performance, reliability,...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2009

    The Schwan Food Company Uses Intel Processor - Based Servers to Extend Virtualization to New Applications, Cut Power Consumption by 13 Percent, and Reduce the Hardware Footprint by 30 Percent

    From its humble beginnings 57 years ago as an ice cream home-delivery service in Minnesota, The Schwan Food Company (Schwan) has grown to become a multibillion-dollar enterprise that relies on IT to sell its frozen foods from traditional delivery trucks, in grocery-store freezers, online, and in the foodservice industry. In...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2009

    PTY Expands Its Services Business With Intel Remote PC Assist Technology

    PTY customers who were realizing the benefits of server-side proactive maintenance began asking if the firm could provide the same type of support for PCs. PTY began searching for remote solutions that would better meet their needs, and enable more proactive support for the 400 to 500 client PCs it...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    Airline Menus and Sales Take Off With GuestLogix and Intel

    Increasing fuel costs and the downturn in the air passenger travel industry following 9-11 prompted many airlines to look for new ways to increase revenues and reduce costs without raising ticket prices. Many airlines moved from snack food on board to 'No food on board' before adopting a model of...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    Intel Provides Solid Backbone for e-commerce, CRM and Network

    Stork Craft Manufacturing Inc. is an industry leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of juvenile furniture products through its brands Stork Craft Furniture, Ragazzi Fine Furniture, Status Commercial Furniture and Canwood Furniture, which are sold in North America through leading retailers such as WalMart, Amazon, BabysRUs, Target and Sears;...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2009

    The Exclusive Lenovo Enhanced Experience for Windows 7. Fast. Secure. Built for Business

    Technical decision makers are faced with many challenges in today's economy: help users get more work done faster and with fewer difficulties, protect the network and individual systems from attacks or malicious code, and reduce administrative overhead and the associated costs. The underlying hardware platform can provide a foundation for...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    A Vision Of The Future

    BMW is a world-renowned company famed for luxury cars and motorcycles, a prestigious brand name, and being an organization that is constantly redefining the meaning of efficiency. BMW's fame and reputation are largely based on high-quality vehicles produced in the last two decades. However, its roots can be traced back...

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  • Webcasts // Jun 2009

    Live Event: Activate Today! Realize ROI with Intel® vPro Technology and Microsoft System Configuration Manager

    Join the team from the Intel vPro Expert Center for an informative Webcast on the ROI savings and activation process for PCs with Intel? vPro? technology and Microsoft System Configuration Manager. This live TechRepublic Webcast, featuring Q&A, will be hosted by James Hilliard and feature special guest speakers from...

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  • Webcasts // Jun 2009

    Live Event: Activate Today! Realize ROI with Intel® vPro™ Technology and LANDesk

    Join the team from the Intel vPro Expert Center for an informative Webcast on the ROI savings and activation process for PCs with Intel? vPro? technology and LANDesk. This live TechRepublic Webcast, featuring Q&A, will be hosted by James Hilliard and feature special guest speakers from Intel Corporation, ...

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  • Webcasts // Nov 2009

    Webcast: Are your PCs ready for Windows 7?

    Many companies will begin migrating to Windows 7 in 2010. Yet some companies have slowed their PC refresh rate during the last year, leaving them with an older PC fleet. Intel and Lenovo experts will review the true costs of older PCs on the bottom line and why refreshing older...

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  • Related Offers (non-promo) // Feb 2004

    Intel® Xeon™ processor MP - Quick Reference Guide

    The new Intel? Itanium? 2 processor 1.40 GHz with 1.5M L3 cache, and the new Low Voltage Intel? Itanium? 2 processor can now provide IT managers with increased flexibility in deploying a seamless Intel? Itanium? architecture-based environment. Download this white paper to find out how lower power and cost can...

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  • Related Offers (non-promo) // Feb 2004

    Intel® Itanium® 2 Processor - Quick Reference Guide

    The new Intel? Itanium? 2 processor with 6M L3 cache accelerates the momentum of the Intel Itanium 2 processor family. Find out why this system would be beneficial to your organization.

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  • White Papers // Oct 2008

    NHS EMIS - Intel® Xeon® processors Transform National Healthcare Supplier's Data CentreNHS EMIS - Intel® Xeon® processors Transform National Healthcare Supplier's Data Centre

    EMIS is the UK's leading IT supplier in primary healthcare. As the market segment leader for general practice systems, it is widely acknowledged as being at the forefront of medical informatics. Around 56% of doctors in the UK currently use EMIS software each day. EMIS primary care systems host over...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2008

    The Benefits of Intel® Centrino® with vPro™ Technology in the Enterprise

    PCs are essential in today's enterprises, yet managing a PC fleet can consume a significant portion of IT's time and budget. Finding ways to keep employees productive with powerful notebook PCs while keeping IT management costs low requires a combination of sound IT management practices and technology that maximizes benefits...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2008

    Nottingham NHS Trust - Intel® vPro™ technology Looks To The Future of IT Support

    Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust is one of the largest in the UK with an annual budget of more than ?500 million (US $994 million). It's also one of the busiest with 2,000 beds divided between two campuses, Queen's Medical Centre and City Hospital. And as a major teaching trust...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2008

    Plymouth University - Viglen Helps University Reduce Desktop Power Consumption by 40%

    The University of Plymouth understands the power of IT to support learning and attracts an increasing number of students with its mixture of high quality teaching backed by leading-edge computer technology. In 2007, over 20,000 students took part in higher education courses delivered by the university's 3,000 staff. This case...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2008

    Building a Real-World Model to Assess Virtualization Platforms

    To drive business decisions in the data center, Intel IT created a performance-driven methodology to compare the operating costs of virtualization platforms. We approximate the total cost of ownership (TCO) of each platform by measuring workload performance, platform performance, and power consumption. Using this methodology, we demonstrated a greater than...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2008

    Intel® Centrino® 2 with vPro™ Technology and Intel® Core™2 Processor with vPro™ Technology

    This whitepaper explores how the latest notebook and desktop PCs with Intel? vPro? technology build on proven capabilities to enable greater proactive security, enhanced maintenance, and improved remote management both inside and outside the corporate firewall.

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  • White Papers // Oct 2008

    Take business PCs to the next leve: Improve security and remote manageability with Intel® vPro™ technology-based notebook and desktop PCs

    Intel? Centrino? 2 with vPro? technology for notebook PCs and Intel? Core?2 processor with vPro? technology for desktop PCs will change your IT reality. Our latest technology is optimized for business computers, taking you to the next level with leading-edge security and manageability built right into the chip. Building on...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2008

    Virtual IT Revolutionises IT Support with Intel® vPro™ processor technology

    Since its launch in 2001, Virtual IT's guiding principle has been, 'We'll look after your IT so you can look after your business'. And in a relatively short time the company has built up a strong client base of small and medium-sized organisations that need IT but not the support...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2008

    21st-century-learning Infrastructure Supported by Intel vPro Technology: Viglen helps Green School drive innovation in learning

    Established in 1796, the Green School - located on green fields in the heart of Hounslow - appears to be a school with tradition at heart. After talking to Jack Mayhew, Assistant Head Teacher at the Green School, it becomes clear that the school not only takes tradition seriously, it...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2008

    ISV Quotes for the Intel Xeon Processor 7400 Series

    Read testimonials touting the benefits of Inte's Xeon Processor 7400 Series froms some of today's leading technology companies. Includes quotes from: Citrix, IBM, Microsoft, Novell, Oracle, Parallels, Red Hat, SAP, Sun Microsystems, Transitive, Virtual Iron, and VMware.

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  • White Papers // Dec 2011

    Best Practices for Building an Enterprise Private Cloud

    Intel IT has achieved significant progress on the authors' multi-year initiative to build an enterprise private cloud. By implementing a cloud strategy, they have saved USD 9 million to date - and they anticipate approximately USD 14 million Net Present Value (NPV) over the next four years. Intel IT has...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2013

    Implementing Self-Service BI to Improve Business Decision Making

    Self-service Business Intelligence (BI) represents a paradigm shift in the way businesses use their data. By enabling end users to combine and analyze large amounts of data, self-service BI provides a pathway to better decision making across the enterprise. Yet effective decision making for core business processes often requires trusted...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2012

    Design and Implementation of a Consolidated Middlebox Architecture

    Network deployments handle changing application, workload, and policy requirements via the deployment of specialized network appliances or \"Middleboxes\". Today, however, middlebox platforms are expensive and closed systems, with little or no hooks for extensibility. Furthermore, they are acquired from independent vendors and deployed as standalone devices with little cohesiveness in...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    An Introduction to Building Intelligent Systems

    Consumers are now demanding and expecting more from technology. Building intelligence into our devices is a promising way to satisfy this demand by providing more personalized experiences. In Building Intelligent Systems, the authors investigate how computer vision, machine learning, and data mining can be used together to build smarter devices...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Client Virtualization in a Cloud Environment

    Arguably computation models seen in client space are much more diverse than those in the server space proper. For servers, there are essentially two, the earlier model of static consolidation and the more recent dynamic model where virtual machines lightly bound to their physical hosts and can be moved around...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Digital Asset Management: Describing and Searching Mass Assets

    Processes are constantly being developed and improved to allow digital asset management (DAM) leaders to upload large sets of assets to their networks. Once uploaded and accessible, certain searching tools can help users to find information that is pertinent to their needs and prevent users from being overwhelmed with unhelpful...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Digital Asset Management: Digital Archaeology and Migration

    Digital preservation protects data to ensure continuing access in the future; digital archaeology and migration are two preservation strategies used to create and maintain access to obsolete information resources. "Emulation" and "refreshing" are two tools used in digital archaeology to retrieve information from obsolete media. Migration, or moving older data...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Cloud Computing

    Many users of computer technology—and for that matter, many technology creators and administrators—complain about the rapid pace of change in information technology. The most recent example of a new technology trend bursting upon the scene is cloud computing. Setting a record for going from "what is it?" to "I've got...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Grid Computing: Operations Research Methods for Resource Management and Scheduling

    The grid computing paradigm is replacing localized computer clusters or the traditional "supercomputer" model for research and industry enterprises requiring increasingly large amounts of processing power and storage. Computational grids are distributed systems integrating geographically-separate resources into a single, massively parallel network well-suited to complex processing tasks. This article introduces...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Grid Computing: Optimization Techniques for Skeletons on Grids

    Skeletons are common patterns of parallelism in distributed computing systems. These often-used components, such as farm, map, and pipeline, can be abstracted and offered to application programmers as programming primitives. This article introduces the motivation for implementing algorithmic skeletons and demonstrates use of Lithium, a programming environment based on Java...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Moving To Office 365 On The Cloud

    We plan and design for change. After the change happens, we begin to plan for the next change. What drives change? Many factors drive change in technology--lower cost of equipment, better compute power, greater bandwidth, new software, and so on. In this article, we look at how Office 365, a...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    The Trusted Cloud: Addressing Security and Compliance

    This article will address one of the biggest barriers impeding broader adoption of cloud computing is security--the real and perceived risks of providing, accessing and control services in multitenant cloud environments. IT managers would like to see higher levels of assurance before they can declare their cloud-based services and data...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Platform Boot Integrity Platform Foundation for Foundation Trusted Compute Pools

    In this article we will take a deep look into ensuring boot integrity of the platform which in turn boils down to ensuring the integrity of a number of platform components: the integrity of prelaunch and launch components covering firmware, BIOS and hypervisor. Boot integrity is foundational in embodying the...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    The Rise of Virtual Service Grids

    The concept of virtualization and sharing of resources is not a new one. In fact, the idea of standardization has been around since the industrial revolution made it possible to mass produce identical parts. Because of this, manufacturing and production costs declined steeply, as businesses no longer needed to specialize...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    An Introduction to Virtual Service Oriented Grids

    While the idea of virtual service-oriented grids may be a new business concept, the technologies that build the groundwork for this idea go back many decades to the early days of computing research. That being said, the combination of these technologies brings non-functional, yet significant capabilities to a system. Virtual...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Technology Evolution, People, and Privacy

    This article takes a look at the history of information, technology, beneficiaries of that technology and their relationship to data governance development over time. Innovation in business models, technology capabilities, and the changing relationships in the ownership and accessibility to data has resulted in a fundamental shift in size and...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2011

    Optimize QoS for VMware vSphere 4 with Dell servers and Intel Ethernet

    The industry transition to 10 Gigabit Ethernet (10GbE) has enabled network unification and consolidation, as well as robust support for virtualized usage models. At the same time, however, combining traffic that has been traditionally separated on multiple physical networks and server adapters creates new quality of service (QoS) considerations. This...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2011

    Transform the data center with IBM servers and Intel Ethernet

    A transformation is taking place in the data center. With more powerful compute resources available, IT managers are using virtualization to consolidate more applications onto fewer physical servers for greater efficiency and better resource utilization. The result is a more efficient, flexible data center that can better adapt to changing...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2011

    Top 10 reasons to migrate to IBM servers and Intel Ethernet

    Performance, simplicity and bandwidth are just a few reasons. See this top 10 list and learn why Intel® Ethernet 10 Gigabit Server Adapters and IBM servers offer an unbeatable combination.

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  • White Papers // Jul 2011

    Upgrading the data center to 10GbE with IBM servers and Intel Ethernet

    A high-performance 10GbE data center infrastructure can simplify the virtualization of office and enterprise applications and reduce per-server TCO. This paper describes a new 10GbE fabric design that accommodates current I/O growth and meets the increasing network demands of the future.

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  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    Optimizing Hardware for x86 Server Virtualization

    With virtualization servers in the IT infrastructure can reclaim excess capacity with more efficient processing, better resource utilization, reduced power and cooling costs, and improved management capabilities. With the increase in x86 server adoption, virtualization is driving new hardware design that are optimized to perform better, accommodating next-generation dynamic datacenters.

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  • White Papers // Dec 2009

    Virtualization with the Intel® Xeon® Processor 5500 Series: A Proof of Concept

    Intel IT conducted proof-of-concept testing and total cost of ownership (TCO) analysis that showed how two-socket servers based on Intel? Xeon? processor 5500 series can support approximately twice as many virtual machines (VMs) for the same TCO as the previous server generation.

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Testing Live Migration with Intel® Virtualization Technology FlexMigration

    Intel IT conducted proof-of-concept (PoC) testing of live migration using Intel? Virtualization Technology FlexMigration (Intel? VT FlexMigration) assist and the Enhanced VMotion feature of VMware ESX 3.5U2*. Testing results showed that live VM migration using Intel VT FlexMigration assist and VMware Enhanced VMotion is robust enough for hosting Intel IT...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2008

    Evaluating Two- and Four-Socket Server Virtualization Platforms

    Intel IT conducted a proof of concept test and total cost of ownership analysis comparing two- and four-socket servers based on Intel? Xeon? processors for server virtualization. Results indicated that four-socket servers based on Intel Xeon processor 7400 series can offer significant advantages and lower TCO in multiple virtualization deployment...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    Get Direct Insight into Intel IT's Best Practices

    The IT@Intel program connects IT professionals around the world with their IT peers inside our organization - sharing lessons learned, methods and strategies. Our goal is simple: Share the Intel IT best practices that create business value and make IT a competitive advantage.

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