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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 // 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

    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

    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 // 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 // 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 // Dec 2012

    Energy-Efficient Interconnect Via Router Parking

    The increase in on-chip core counts in Chip MultiProcessors (CMPs) has led to the adoption of interconnects such as Mesh and Torus, which consume an increasing fraction of the chip power. Moreover, as technology and voltage continue to scale down, static power consumes a larger fraction of the total power;...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    Correlation-Based Cell Search and Measurement for LTE and LTE-A

    Quick detection and accurate measurement of multiple cells surrounding the User Equipment (UE) are essential to ensure the mobility and QoS of end users. In LTE and LTE-A, multiple cells are often time synchronized or quasi-synchronized so that weak cells "Eclipsed" by strong interfering cells are difficult to detect. In...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    A Mutual-Information Based Power Allocation Algorithm for Multi-Layer Rate Splitting Scheme in Tri-sectored Wireless Networks

    Cell-edge users inevitably suffer from strong interference from adjacent cells, and consequently their throughput will decrease. Recent investigations show that the Han-Kobayashi (HK) rate splitting scheme is the best known strategy to mitigate the interference for a two-user interference channel. However, its receiver is too complicated to implement in practical...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2012

    Intel Xeon Processor E7 Family: Reliability, Availability, and Serviceability

    Today's businesses increasingly depend on Intel Xeon-based servers to run data-intensive and mission-critical applications. Server Reliability, Availability, and Serviceability (RAS) are crucial issues for modern enterprise IT shops that deliver mission critical applications and services, as application delivery failures can be extremely costly per hour of system downtime. Furthermore, the...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2012

    New Instructions Supporting Large Integer Arithmetic on Intel Architecture Processors

    New instructions mulx, adcx and adox are being introduced on Intel Architecture Processors. The adcx and adox instructions are being introduced one generation later than mulx. These new instructions will enable users to develop high-performance implementations of large integer arithmetic on Intel Architecture. To maximize performance of code using these...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2012

    Incorporate touch & sensor capabilities of Ultrabook™ into your software

    This guide provides developers with an overview of the Microsoft Windows 8 sensors application programming interfaces (APIs) for Desktop and Metro style applications, with a specific focus on the various sensor capabilities available in Windows 8 Desktop mode. This white paper summarizes the APIs that enable creating interactive applications by...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2012

    Learn to detect the sensors in Intel® Ultrabook™ devices

    The new generation of Ultrabook™, equipped with the 3rd Generation Intel® Core Processors, is a game changer. With a touch sensitive screen and a variety of sensors on-board, each Ultrabook is capable of much more than your standard laptop. This white paper outlines how you can detect each of the...

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  • White Papers // May 2012

    Multi-Layer Rate Splitting Scheme for Interference Mitigation in Tri-Sectored Wireless Networks

    In a multi-cell wireless network, cell-edge User Equipments (UEs) inevitably suffer from strong interference from adjacent cells which leads to the UE throughput decrease. Contrary to conventional interference mitigation techniques which treat the interference as noise, the authors propose to use a rate splitting based interference exploitation technique. A novel...

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  • White Papers // May 2012

    Pricing-Based Distributed Mobile Association for Heterogeneous Networks With Cooperative Relays

    Heterogeneous networks improve the spectrum efficiency and coverage of wireless communication networks by deploying low-power nodes on top of the conventional network nodes. In this paper, the authors consider a heterogeneous cellular network with multiple low-power Relay Nodes (RN) deployed in each cell using in-band wireless backhaul between the RN...

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  • White Papers // May 2012

    Fast SHA-256 Implementations on Intel Architecture Processors

    The paper describes a family of highly-optimized implementations of the Fast SHA-256 cryptographic hash algorithm, which provide industry leading performance on a range of Intel Processors for a single data buffer consisting of an arbitrary number of data blocks. The paper describes the overall design of the Fast SHA-256 software,...

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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 // Mar 2012

    Application of Rate Splitting Transmission Scheme for LTE-Advanced Systems

    In a multi-cell wireless network, an efficient interference mitigation technique is an inevitable part of the current state-of-the-art wireless system. As opposed to conventional interference mitigation techniques which treat the interference as noise, a multi-layer rate splitting scheme can be considered to improve the performance by decoding part of the...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2012

    Intel HD Graphics with Dynamic Frequency Technology

    This paper is to explain what Intel HD Graphics Dynamic Frequency Technology is and how it complements Intel Turbo Boost Technology. The paper will also explain how the user can interact with the technology to further enhance the computing experience. This integration of Central Processor Unit (CPU), memory controller and...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2012

    Implementing PXE Boot Using Intel BLDK for Intel Atom Processor Based Boards

    Intel provides an EFI-standard based Boot Loader Development Kit (BLDK) for various Intel Atom processors. This paper discusses how to modify the Intel BLDK code base to support network booting (PXE boot). The resulting BLDK image is programmed onto an Intel Atom Processor E6xx series with Intel platform controller hub...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2012

    Designing Intel VPro Technology Capable OPS Display Panels

    An Intel vPro technology capable Open Pluggable Specification (OPS) module offers a collection of Intel technologies which comprise remote manageability, security and virtualization technology with the aim of enhancing robustness, usability and user experience of the system. Evolution of communication technology and innovation in computing technology has paved the path...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2012

    Quantifying DNS Namespace Influence

    Name resolution using the Domain Name System (DNS) is integral to today's Internet. The resolution of a domain name is often dependent on namespace outside the control of the domain's owner. In this paper, the authors review the DNS protocol and several DNS server implementations. Based on their examination, they...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2012

    Technology: Your Roadmap to Small-Business Success

    In the past two decades, computers and the Internet have changed the world. People now communicate faster, more often, and in different ways. Likewise, businesses operate differently - processing and storing more information, reaching out to new markets, and managing operations more efficiently. The advent of technology has ensured that...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2012

    Intel QuickPath Architecture

    Through its rapid "Tick-tock" cadence for microprocessor innovation, Intel introduces a new micro architecture or a new process technology (that includes enhanced micro architecture features) nearly every year. The result is a cycle of industry-leading microprocessor performance. At the same time, the company also continuously looks for other ways to...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2012

    2nd Generation Intel Core VPro Processor Family

    The 2nd generation Intel Core vPro processor family delivers visible benefits in intelligent security, greater manageability, and adaptable performance. Intelligent security is built in, with hardware-based features that can prevent malicious attacks, automatically isolate infected systems, and respond faster when a problem occurs. Authorized IT administrators can now remotely access,...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2012

    Solving Intel IT's Data Storage Growth Challenges

    Intel IT is using a variety of techniques to accommodate growing demand for storage capabilities, without increasing costs. In 2011 Intel faced a 53 percent increase in storage capacity from 2010, and the continued build out of the authors' private cloud could increase this demand even further. They are managing...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2012

    Intel Cloud Builders: HyTrust and Cloud Computing Security

    In this webcast, the presenters describe a comprehensive cloud security solution that addresses security concerns at the base layer and establishes a unified policy by using Intel Trusted Execution Technology.

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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 // Nov 2011

    Improving the Embedded Intel Architecture Design Process with Simics

    Embedded system design can be a challenging and lengthy process due to complexity introduced by system, hardware and software interactions and unique design constraints. The products often use non-standard components, adopt unique form factors and have the requirements to sustain/validate customized OS/software/drivers. The products often have a very long life...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2011

    Improving Digital Signal Processing Performance and Lowering Costs

    Digital Signal Processors (DSPs), with their specialized architectures optimized for heavy math computation, have been a mainstay of the real-time digital signal processing market place as a cost-effective solution for many complex designs. Although DSPs remain a viable choice for many systems, developers are finding that proprietary DSPs are no...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2011

    Growing arrays need bigger pipes

    Storage array and disk drive vendors have excelled themselves and delivered the highcapacity goods. But some of us are still not happy, because although we have big fat data vaults they are being held back by anorexic pipes. What is going on here? Business is generating more data than ever...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2011

    I/O holds up the traffic in virtual systems

    We can now host 512 virtual machines on a single physical server. That's a lot of virtual machines trying to squeeze a lot of I/O out of a single server's networking interfaces. Meanwhile, vSphere 5 is out. It arrived with an indeterminately large quantity of truly outstanding features that were...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2010

    Intel Itanium Processor 9300 Series: A Technical Overview for IT Decision-Makers

    The lntel ltanium processor family provides the foundation for mainframe-class computing systems that offers greater flexibility and better cost models than traditional mainframe and high-end RISC systems. The new Intel8 ltanium processor 9300 series delivers a major step forward in this processor family. It provides more than double the performance1...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    A Catalyst for Mission-Critical Transformation: The Inteli Xeoni Processor 7500 Series

    IT organizations looking to improve service levels and drive down total costs for their most demanding workloads should take a close look at the latest lntel Xeon processor 7500 series. These new processors deliver the biggest performance leap ever for an InteI processor generation. Perhaps even more importantly, they are...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    Intel Intelligent Power Node Manager

    Power consumption is the biggest area of concern in the server domain. Between 2000 and 2005, server electricity use more than doubled, growing at a rate of 14 percent each year. The power consumption cost of servers is rapidly growing and management costs have gone higher forcing IDC to identify...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    Intel Power Management Technologies for Processor Graphics, Display, and Memory

    Intel has been the leader in process technology and, innovations and technologies that create both speed and efficiency. This provides Intel with the ability to provide the marketplace with low power products that also deliver the world's best processor performance. Intel also develops technologies to further reduce power for individual...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2010

    Intel HD Graphics Dynamic Frequency Technology

    With the upcoming launch of Intel Core i5 and Intel Core i3 processor family of products, Intel will include both Intel Turbo Boost Technology and Intel HD Graphics with dynamic frequency. This combination of technologies take advantage of unused power by either processor or graphics cores and allows that power...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Intel's Vision of the Ongoing Shift to Cloud Computing

    Cloud computing is an important transition and a paradigm shift in IT services delivery - one that promises large gains in efficiency and flexibility at a time when demands on data centers are growing exponentially. The tools, building blocks, solutions, and best practices for cloud computing are evolving, and challenges...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    Enabling Intel Virtualization Technology Features and Benefits

    Although virtualization has been accepted in most data centers, some users have not yet taken advantage of all the virtualization features available to them. This white paper describes the features available in Intel Virtualization Technology (Intel VT) that work with Intel's new CPUs and chipsets, showing how they can benefit...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    Eliminating Backhaul Bottlenecks for Opportunistically Encountered Wi-Fi Hotspots

    Wi-Fi access points can be found in any urban environment and have the potential to be a source of useful bandwidth even for users that are only in range for short periods of time. In this paper, authors describe how in-motion networking is capable of exploiting short connection opportunities and...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Cloud Computing: Consideration and Next Step

    Cloud computing is an important transition and a paradigm shift in IT services delivery - one that promises large gains in efficiency and flexibility at a time when demands on data centers are growing exponentially. The tools, building blocks, and best practices for cloud computing are evolving, and the challenges...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Intel Vision of the Ongoing Shift to Cloud Computing

    Cloud computing is an important transition and a paradigm shift in IT services delivery - one that promises large gains in efficiency and flexibility at a time when demands on data centers are growing exponentially. The tools, building blocks, solutions, and best practices for cloud computing are evolving, and challenges...

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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 // Oct 2010

    Cloud Computing: How Client Devices Affect the User Experience

    The consumerizaton of IT, along with the growth of cloud computng, is driving Intel IT to support a compute continuum that - in additon to mobile business PCs - will include a broad spectrum of client devices in a variety of form factors. Empoyees will increasngly be able to access...

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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 // Feb 2009

    Executive Overview Bitlocker Drive Encryption

    This paper provides an overview of BitLocker Drive Encryption in Windows 7 and introduces BitLocker To Go. Introduced in Windows Vista, BitLocker Drive Encryption helps protect data by preventing unauthorized users from breaking Windows file and system protection on lost, stolen or inappropriately decommissioned computers. New for Microsoft Windows 7,...

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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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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    Classroom ELearning Moving Beyond PC Labs

    One-to-one eLearning is increasingly recognized as the most effective way to incorporate Information and Computing Technologies (ICT) into K- education. In a fully realized 1:1 eLearning environment, each teacher and student uses a dedicated, Internet-connected laptop throughout the day. Teachers are well-trained and confident at using technology across the curriculum,...

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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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  • White Papers // Oct 2009

    Architecting Software as a Service for the Enterprise

    As part of the cloud computing strategy, Intel IT has been opportunistically taking advantage of external offerings of Software As A Service (SaaS) applications. To prepare for broader SaaS adoption, the designed a SaaS architecture that will enable them to shift to a more strategic view and facilitate faster, more...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    Increasing Design Throughput With Work Stations Based on Intel Xenon Processor 5600 Series

    In Intel IT tests simulating the daily workflow of a silicon design engineer, a workstation based on the new Intel Xeon processor 5600 series completed multiple, concurrent electronic design automation (FDA) application workloads up to 4.75x faster than a workstation based on Intel Xeon processor 51 00 series and up...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    Achieving Long-Term Business Value With Intel vPro Technology

    Recognizing Intel vPro technology's significant business value, Intel IT made a strategic decision three years ago to standardize the computing platform on PCs - both laptop and desktop - with Intel Core vPro processors. PCs equipped with Intel Core vPro processors include a variety of technologies that enhance IT and...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2009

    Hard Real Time Linux Using Xenomai on Intel Multi-Core Processors

    Linux is not a hard real-time operating system as it does not guarantee a task to meet strict deadlines. The kernel can suspend a task when its time slice has completed and it can remain suspended for an arbitrarily long time (for example, when an interrupt is getting serviced). Some...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    LVDS Flat Panel Display Interface on Intel Desktop Boards

    This paper deals with a standardized flat panel display board connectivity which follows specific implementation. The interface is workable on Intel's' Desktop boards. Building flat panel monitors using Low Voltage Digital Signaling (LVDS) is the current market trend. With the all-in-one system in vogue, the flat panel display has a...

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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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  • White Papers // Sep 2009

    Converged Networking in the Data Center

    With the advancement of Ethernet, PCI Express devices running at 10GbE are becoming more common and more affordable. The last two years have seen some significant changes in Linux networking. This expansion of multiqueue networking and increased usage of multi-core computers with 10 Gigabit Ethernet have made the concept of...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    Energy Star Version 5.0 System Implementation

    Modern computers have a growing all-pervasive presence in offices and homes as they help increase productivity and improve entertainment and utility value. This fast-paced growth, albeit progressive, has concerns of energy consumption and ecological impact associated with it. Companies such as Intel have delivered innovations that enable delivery of technologies...

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  • White Papers // May 2008

    Nettop Platform for 2008: System Design

    Nettops are a new generation of computers, belonging to a group of low-cost PCs running on Intel processors. They are aimed at mature and emerging market segments whose computing needs and price points require focused and targeted system solutions. Nettops are a simplified version of the regular desktop configured to...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2008

    Intel Atom Processor 300? Series

    The efficiency of any person tends to decrease outside its thermal comfort level. Exactly is the case with machines. In a processor, every individual component has its own functional temperature range outside which their efficiency tends to slow down. Outside the functional temperature range these operations can cause logic errors...

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  • White Papers // May 2009

    Profiling and Debugging the FreeBSD Kernel

    This paper provides an overview of the Profiling and Debugging tools available for FreeBSD 7.0 and later. These tools enable the developer to demystify the Kernel's internal workings, identify performance bottlenecks and determine appropriate parameter tuning. The paper should help reduce the guesswork involved in tuning the performance of FreeBSD,...

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  • White Papers // May 2009

    IP Security Features Intel Ethernet Server Adapters and Microsoft Windows Server 2008

    Network administrators are planning ways to increase and improve their network security that provides them with protection from service levels, loss of intellectual property, and sensitive data. Internet Protocol Security (IPsec) offers network administrators with various tools that help them in creating strong defense against network attacks from outside and...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2010

    Keeping a Competitive Edge in Online Gaming

    To attract and retain customers in the highly competitive online gaming marketplace, hosting companies need to offer an outstanding gaming experience at the lowest possible price. GameServers, a leading hosting provider, decided to refresh its data centers, replacing older servers with new ones based on the Intel Xeon processor 5500...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2009

    World's Largest Indoor Theme Park Runs on Fujitsu Servers

    Opened in 1989 Lotte World was the first theme park in South Korea. They wanted to achieve speed gate, Auto ticketing machines and boarding reservations. For this they deployed Fujitsu. This outstanding system infrastructure had been mostly developed on Fujitsu servers. A relationship that started with the introduction of the...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Cloud Computing: Considerations And Next Steps

    Cloud computing is an important transition and a paradigm shift in IT services delivery - one that promises large gains in efficiency and flexibility at a time when demands on data centers are growing exponentially. The tools, building blocks, and best practices for cloud computing are evolving, and the challenges...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    Intel Cloud Builder Guide to Cloud Design and Deployment on Intel Xeon Processor-Based Platforms

    Cloud computing offers a path to greater scalability and lower costs for service providers, infrastructure hosting companies, and large enterprises. Establishing an infrastructure that can provide such capabilities requires experience. Intel has teamed up with leading cloud vendors through the Intel Cloud Builder program to help any customer design, deploy,...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Unified Networking on 10 Gigabit Ethernet

    Unified networking over 10 Gigabit Ethernet (1OGbE) in the data center offers compelling benefits, including a simplified infrastructure, lower equipment and power costs, and the flexibility to meet the needs of the evolving, virtualized data center. In recent years, growth in Ethernet-based storage has surpassed that of storage-specific fabrics, driven...

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  • Case Studies // Sep 2009

    Oracle Uses Intel Xeon Processor 5500 Series - Based Systems With Intel Intelligent Power Node Manager to Increase Rack Density and Propel Business Growth

    Oracle was intent on increasing the computing density of its data centers so it could serve more customers at a lower cost and be in a strong competitive position when the economy improves. The gating factor: power consumption. The only way to reduce the amount of power each server used...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    Fulfilling Student Promise at an Inner-City Middle School

    At Lilla G. Frederick Pilot Middle School (LGF) in Boston, 1:1 eLearning and an innovative approach to technology access at home are increasing opportunity for children from a tough Boston neighborhood. Following best practices for technology adoption laid out in the K-12 Computing Blueprint, LGF is using 1:1 eLearning to...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center Extends Its Virtual Environment With the Latest Intel Architecture, Saving USD 450,000 on Hardware Acquisition and Increasing IT Agility

    For Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, IT plays a critical role in providing quality patient care, producing groundbreaking medical research, and facilitating effective teaching. The organization's IT group runs more than 750 applications for everything from e-mail and Web-based learning to patient imaging and physician scheduling. Wake Forest Baptist...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2010

    Intel Xeon Processor-Based SGI Altix Systems Deliver Dense, Energy-Efficient Performance for Oxford Supercomputing Centre

    Building on its success in meeting the needs of campus researchers, the OSC received funds to expand its HPC resources and extend its services to commercial users. The center needed a flexible platform that could run a wide variety of technical applications and scale to meet fast-growing requirements. The OSC...

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2008

    Intel Processor-Based Blade Servers Help TIBCO Software Keep Up With Business Growth While Lowering IT Costs

    TIBCO delivers The Power of Now with software infrastructure that connects incompatible IT assets, process management software that orchestrates systems and people, and a range of other software products that enable the real-time processing and presentation of information. TIBCO is synonymous with extreme performance, scalability, and reliability. In fact, 47...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    A Fortune 1000 Insurance Company Chooses IBM Servers With Multi-Core Intel Xeon Processors to Consolidate Its Data Center and Reduce Costs

    Conseco helps protect thousands of families against major unplanned expenses through health and life insurance policies, and offers annuities to help people plan for retirement. Conseco needed to reduce the physical server count, increase utilization, and find ways to get more value from their IT resources. The Conseco team evaluated...

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