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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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  • Case Studies // Mar 2013

    Securities Transactions Get Speed With Cloud

    Need to build a solid IT system foundation. Ensure a stable IT environment to carry out any securities transaction activities and launch new services efficiently, ensure fast flow of securities transactions and meet other complex commercial applications. The solutions provided for these challenges were carry out comprehensive architectural planning, ensure...

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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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  • Case Studies // Aug 2012

    Strengthen Cloud Security With Intel Advanced Encryption Standard New Instructions

    Tier 3 knows the value of protecting data. As a leading provider of enterprise-class cloud software and federated cloud services, Tier 3 helps organizations securely expand their infrastructure into the cloud without incurring large capital expenses or additional administrative overhead. If the users encrypt data using software-only AES, they run...

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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 // Apr 2012

    Can Traditional Programming Bridge the Ninja Performance Gap for Parallel Computing Applications?

    Current processor trends of integrating more cores with wider SIMD units, along with a deeper and complex memory hierarchy, have made it increasingly more challenging to extract performance from applications. It is believed by some that traditional approaches to programming do not apply to these modern processors and hence radical...

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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

    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 // 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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  • 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 // 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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  • 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 // Sep 2009

    Animated Demo of vPro Systems

    This animated demo shows how vPro offers security and manageability on the chip.

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  • White Papers // Sep 2009

    Tube Lines reaps rewards of upgrading to Intel®Core™2 processor with vPro™technology

    Tube Lines has a 30-year Public Private Partnership (PPP) contract with London Underground. It is responsible for the maintenance and upgrade of the infrastructure on the Jubilee, Northern and Piccadilly lines, including all tracks, signalling, stations, bridges, embankments, trains and tunnels. A massive investment programme involving new trains and refurbished...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2009

    Video Case Study: Verizon UK

    This video case study looks at how Chris Maylor, head of architecture services at Verizon UK, went about implementing vPro.

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  • White Papers // Sep 2009

    vPro Expert Center Wiki, all you need to know about vPro and activation of vPro systems

    Learn about vPro basics from this wiki. It contains info on what vPro is, as well as links to activation documentation.

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  • White Papers // Sep 2009

    Webinar: Activate Today! Realize ROI with Intel® vPro Technology and Symantec Altiris

    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 Symantec Altiris. This webinar is co-sponsored by Intel Corporation and Symantec

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  • White Papers // Sep 2009

    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 webinar is Co-sponsored by Intel Corporation and Microsoft Corporation

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  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    Bring Automated Energy Efficiency to the Server Room

    The Intel Xeon processor 5600 series is the world's most adaptable server platform, adjusting performance and power usage in real-time to meet the exact requirements of your computing workloads, while allowing manual adjustment for IT control

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  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    Increasing EDA Throughput with Intel Xeon 5600 Processor Series

    Intel's silicon design engineers need significant increases in computing capacity to deliver each new generation of silicon chips. To meet those requirements, Intel IT conducts ongoing performance tests, using the latest Intel silicon design data, to analyze the benefits of introducing compute servers based on new, more powerful processors into...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2010

    Case study: A Vision of the future - BMW

    Using Intel Core2 processor with vPro technology to drive the remote implementation of the Windows 7 operating system across such a large computer fleet marks a significant achievement for BMW and has helped it achieve a leading position in cost-effective IT operations.

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  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    Enterprise Security Benefits of Microsoft Windows 7

    Download this whitepaper to find out more about Intel IT's deployment of 64-bit Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise across its environment. As part of a three-month evaluation of Microsoft Windows 7, Intel IT identified new security capabilities that significantly enhance enterprise security: read the briefing to find out more

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  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    Remediating Applications When Migrating from Microsoft Windows XP* to Microsoft Windows 7

    Find out how Intel helped to ensure application compatibility during its enterprise-wide migration from Microsoft Windows XP to Microsoft Windows 7, by implementing a carefully controlled workflow that brought application owners, users, and their applications together in one common test environment. Read the whitepaper now to find out more.

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  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    The Value of PC Refresh with Microsoft Windows 7

    Download this briefing paper to see the results of Intel's evaluation of Windows 7, showing that the operating system gives Intel the ability to improve employee productivity, deliver IT cost efficiencies, and improve manageability and security. See the evaluation results on areas including performance, stability, user acceptance and application readiness.

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  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    Windows 7 Migration: Best Practices for Large Enterprises

    Moving 100,000 PC users to the Windows 7 operating system is a major challenge, but Intel has shifted over one-third of its staff in just nine months. Find out the keys to Windows 7 migration success in this free white paper.

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  • Tools & Templates // Mar 2010

    Intel® Atom™ Developer Program's Million Dollar Developer Fund

    Netbooks' mobility and smaller screen sizes demand applications that are optimized for a mobile, on-the-go audience. The Intel Atom Developer Program Million Dollar Development Fund helps developers respond to this challenge. The goal of the Intel? Atom? Developer Program Million Dollar Development Fund is to help accelerate innovation in...

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  • News // Feb 2006

    Technology@Intel Magazine: February 2006

    Based on dual-core technology, Intel Core Duo rewrites the rules of computing and delivers breakthrough performance with amazingly low power consumption. The Intel Core Duo processor is at the heart of Intel's premium desktop and notebook platforms: Intel Viiv Technology, and Intel Centrino Duo mobile technology, respectively. The Intel Core...

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  • News // Mar 2006

    Technology@Intel Magazine: March 2006

    The Intel Core microarchitecture is a new foundation for Intel architecture - based desktop, mobile, and mainstream server multi-core processors. This state-of-the-art multi-core - optimized and power-efficient microarchitecture is designed to deliver increased performance and performance per watt - thus increasing overall energy efficiency. The new microarchitecture extends the energy-efficient...

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  • News // May 2006

    Technology@Intel Magazine: May 2006

    Enterprise desktop computing environments are increasingly complex - and managing the complexity of these PCs contributes to rising IT costs. Now Intel vPro technology helps businesses reduce IT costs and streamline PC management through a combination of PC hardware and software. Business desktop PCs with Intel vPro technology have built-in...

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  • News // Jun 2006

    Technology@Intel Magazine: June 2006

    Servers based on next-generation 64-bit Dual-Core Intel Xeon 5000 series processors help reduce IT operating costs, enhance security and availability, and improve IT agility while delivering the highest dual-processor server performance - all contributing to a low total cost of ownership and higher return on IT investments. The performance and...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2008

    Dynamic Data Center Power Management: Trends, Issues, and Solutions

    This paper examines the challenges of increasing data center power consumption and higher energy costs in the face of ever-increasing computing needs. An examination of how power is allocated to computing resources in data centers shows that current methods do not result in optimal use of available data center power...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2008

    Intel XML Software Suite 1.1 Performance Brief: Accelerating the Critical Functions in XML Processing

    Today's applications rely on data feeds from many sources, using SOAP, REST, RSS and others which all are based on the use of XML. Efficient XML processing is the cornerstone of almost every Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) deployment, regardless of the programming language or data center environment. This paper provides...

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2008

    To Help Keep IT Systems Healthy, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center Employs Intel vPro Technology for Remote PC Management

    Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center is one of the nation's preeminent academic medical centers, with almost 900 inpatient beds and dozens of clinics. With more computers used as part of patient care delivery each year, the IT team looked for ways to improve PC management and reduce downtime. The...

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2008

    Yahoo! Chooses the Intel Xeon Processor 5400 Series to Run Its Ever-More-Powerful Internet Search Engine

    Yahoo! is a name familiar to computers users around the world. The popular search engine serves as a portal to the Internet for millions of people each day, enabling them to quickly find a wealth of information on practically any subject. Yahoo! wanted to increase processing capabilities to keep up...

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  • Case Studies // Sep 2008

    PREMIER Bankcard Gains Control Over a Fast-Growing Database and Deeper Insight Into Customer Trends Using Microsoft Windows-Based HP Technology

    PREMIER Bankcard is one of the leading U.S. providers of credit cards to underserved yet creditworthy consumers. PREMIER Bankcard wanted to handle huge growth in its data warehouse and improve performance of the data mining and reporting so critical to everyday decision making. PREMIER Bankcard implemented an adaptive business intelligence...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2008

    Image Analyzer Harnesses Intel Tools to Optimize Its Software for Intel Multi-Core Architecture

    Image Analyzer is a robust, real-time software application that inspects digital images for illicit content, such as commercial pornography. Image Analyzer engineers turned to Intel software tools to optimize their application for better performance on these multi-core systems. Two software updates were delivered following the code tune-up, resulting in a...

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2008

    Improving IT Efficiency, Maximizing Taxpayer Dollars

    The Government of the State of Indiana has a goal of running government services more economically and leaving more money in the taxpayer's wallet. With seven data centers, sprawling server infrastructure, and few IT standards, the State of Indiana's IT professionals faced problems on every front. An aging and highly...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2008

    Aligning IT With Business Goals Through Strategic Planning

    Intel IT has a new strategic planning process that better aligns activities with those of the corporate business groups. It has developed and implemented a new approach that identifies Intel IT's goals and directions over the next two to five years, while fostering a close connection with overall Intel strategies....

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  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    Top 5 Application Security Vulnerabilities and How to Mitigate Them

    Independent Software Vendors (ISVs) face many challenges in bringing a software product to market. Good coding practices can reveal bugs before customers experience them, prevent outsiders from accessing data they shouldn't, and deliver a high-quality product. Unfortunately, under the pressure of a tight development schedule, it is difficult to stay...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2008

    Intel: Solving Enterprise IT Challenges for Federal Customers

    IT organizations - whether large or small, public or private - face significant manageability, financial, and operational challenges. To specifically address the challenges federal customers face, Intel offers a variety of innovative technologies that help increase security and manageability while offering improved performance and reduced operating costs. It have a...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Best Practices: Adoption of Symmetric Multiprocessing Using VxWorks and Intel Multi-Core Processors

    Three main trends that are shaping the embedded device market today are smaller form factors, standardization, and improved performance per watt. In addition, applications across all device categories, from signal processing in aerospace devices to multimedia processing in consumer devices, continue to require higher performance. However, the traditional method of...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Designing Embedded Systems for Testability

    The purpose of this paper is to provide a context of how to utilize the test and debug features to design systems using Intel embedded processors and chipsets. There are various interfaces of the design which must be implemented. In some cases the interfaces must be shared, depending upon operation...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2008

    Transforming Business-Critical Infrastructure Through Migration to Itanium-Based Servers: A Decision-Maker's Guide to the Benefits, Challenges, and Available Resources

    Itanium-based servers are changing the face of business-critical computing by delivering enterprise-class scalability and availability on an industry-standard computing architecture that is more flexible and affordable than proprietary RISC and mainframe architectures. The broad choice of vendors, operating systems, and applications provides a solid foundation for integration, and enables core...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2008

    Implementing Intel vPro Technology to Drive Down Client Management Costs

    Intel IT is in the first year of a multi-year program to deploy and use Intel vPro technology to maintain, manage, and protect the client systems more efficiently and effectively. The author has achieved solid returns in the first year of deployment yet they believe the long-term benefits will be...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Windows Media Load Simulator Performance Comparison: Solid-State Drives Vs. Hard Disk Drives

    Intel Corporation (Intel) commissioned Principled Technologies (PT) to compare the performance and power of two types of disk drives when streaming Windows Media: Intel X25-E Extreme SATA Solid-State Drives (SSDs), Standard 15K RPM SAS Hard Disk Drives (HDD5). The author used the Windows Media Load Simulator (WMLS) test tool. WMLS...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    High-Powered Business Results With Lower Power Costs: Microsoft Windows Server 2008 and the Intel Xeon Processor 5500 Series

    Enterprise data centers meet many needs, from email systems to line-of-business processes, high-performance real-time applications, and SOA initiatives. Deployment models range from stand-alone servers to clusters, even grids, and consolidated, virtualized environments. To fully control energy costs, IT needs the ability to maximize energy efficiency at all times, with any...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Understanding Alternative Compute Models

    Driven by ever-increasing pressure on a multitude of issues - including cost control, manageability, security, regulatory compliance, and business continuity - some IT managers are considering centralized compute models as an alternative to traditional distributed software deployment. Thanks to recent advances in technology, IT has a range of centrally-managed compute...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Using an IT Business Value Program to Measure Benefits to the Enterprise

    Intel's IT Business Value (ITBV) program has shifted the IT investment decision making process to a customer-focused, data-driven model that demonstrates the impact of IT on Intel's bottom line. The investments one manages with the ITBV program have delivered more than USD 8 billion in business value since the program's...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    Red Hat and Intel: Moving Intelligence Forward

    Put state-of-the-art intelligence to work on the challenges of tomorrow by running Red Hat Enterprise Linux on the latest Intel Xeon processors. Red Hat's open source, commercial-strength innovation delivers optimized results for performance, energy efficiency, and advanced virtualization on Intel platforms, all at an affordable price. The combination of the...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2008

    Reducing Data Center Cost with an Air Economizer

    To challenge established industry assumptions regarding data center cooling, Intel IT conducted a Proof of Concept (PoC) test that used an air economizer to cool production servers with 100 percent outside air at temperatures of up to 90 degrees Fahrenheit (F). With this approach, it could use an economizer to...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2009

    Introduction to Intel's 32nm Process Technology

    Intel introduces 32nm process technology with second generation high-k + metal gate transistors. This process technology builds upon the tremendously successful 45nm process technology that enabled the launch of the Intel microarchitecture codename Nehalem and the Intel Core i7 processor. Westmere processors will introduce new instructions for accelerating encryption and...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Improving the Mobile Experience With Solid-State Drives

    Intel IT is evaluating Solid-State Drive (SSD) technology to better understand the benefits to users and the impacts on the enterprise. It has initiated a Proof of Concept (PoC) study that includes extensive benchmark testing as well as deployment of notebooks with SSDs to the Intel workforce. Its PoC is...

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