Hardware

Stay current with the components, peripherals and physical parts that constitute your IT department.

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    How Network Connections Drive Web Application Performance

    Users around the globe, on all sorts of devices, expect Web applications to function as seamlessly as desktop applications. This paper discusses the challenges and solutions for effectively delivering applications in today’s global marketplace.

    Sponsored By Equinix

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Data Sheet: HP 5400R zl2 Switch Series

    Read about the key features and benefits of the HP 5400R zl2 Switch Series. HP is the sponsor of this material. By submitting your information you agree to be contacted by HP on topics of interest. Before deciding please review HP’s privacy statement.

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    Announcing the New Intel Parallel Studio XE 2015

    Intel Parallel Studio XE 2015 is an advanced, comprehensive tool suite that simplifies debugging and tuning, and speeds development. Available in C, C ++, and FORTRAN. Speed time to market: Composer Edition: Includes industry-leading compilers and libraries that are optimized for creating fast parallel code. Professional Edition: Everything in...

    Sponsored By Intel Software

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    Migration Away From Windows XP: the Imperative for Change

    As many of you already know, support for Windows XP is coming to an end – but what does this really mean for your organization? Read this exclusive white paper to prepare for the end of Windows XP support.

    Sponsored By VMware

  • Case Studies // Aug 2014

    Multi-format Archive Solution - GDF Suez Case Study

    Learn how EMC provided GDF Suez with a legally sound, multi-archive solution. The case study looks at how InfoArchive offered them integrated admissibility functions and accepted all types of flows and formats, independent of the source application.

    Sponsored By EMC

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Whitepaper: Configure or Customize?

    With Workday, business systems can be quickly configured to fit the business—meaning the configuration happens without the need for programmers, professional services, or consultants. In this paper, we examine the high cost of making and supporting customizations to client/server-based applications as well as the differences between configuration and customization.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Whitepaper: The Continuous Innovation Advantage of SaaS

    This report defines the next generation system of record, outlining the changes and challenges with current technology and how continuous innovation has become critical for “new” systems of record. The result: SaaS-based ERP solutions now offer a compelling advantage for companies looking for more flexible and innovative workforce management.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Implementing Energy Efficient Data Centers

    Electricity usage costs have become an increasing fraction of the total cost of ownership (TCO) for data centers. It is possible to dramatically reduce the electrical consumption of typical data centers through appropriate design of the network-critical physical infrastructure and through the design of the IT architecture. This paper explains...

    Sponsored By APC by Schneider Electric

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Top 5 Things Every Developer Should Know

    C sharp has become increasingly popular and complex, putting applications and organizations at risk for software failures. Learn how you can gain deeper intelligence into your code to avoid critical crash causing defects

    Sponsored By Coverity

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Fundamentals of the PKI Infrastructure

    Securing corporate information can be a challenge, considering the numerous technologies and platforms that need to be protected. One technology that definitely helps achieve secure data is public key infrastructure (PKI), which enhances the security of data by using advanced access methods and making sure the authenticity of the data...

    Sponsored By Global Knowledge

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Enabling and Protecting the Open Enterprise

    A decade or so ago, security wasn’t nearly as challenging as it is today. Users, data and applications were all centralized in data centers that, in effect, kept them contained within a network perimeter. This eBook outlines how the open enterprise has changed the role of security.

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // May 2014

    Projected Cost Analysis of SAP HANA

    In September 2013, SAP commissioned Forrester Consulting to conduct a cost-based analysis, utilizing the Total Economic Impact™ (TEI) methodology, and examine the potential cost savings and reduction in total cost of ownership (TCO) that enterprises may realize by deploying HANA. The purpose of this study is to provide readers with...

    Sponsored By SAP

  • White Papers // May 2014

    Multifunction Device Buyer's Guide

    A buyer's guide that evaluates in choosing a multi-function device and clearly define requirements. Read this report and learn how to address the benefits in total cost of ownership.

    Sponsored By Fuji Xerox

  • White Papers // May 2014

    Case Study: Heritage Bank improves reliability and productivity with Fuji Xerox MPS

    A case study that discusses on how to improve productivity and service delivery. Explore the benefits of adopting multifunction devices and learn how Heritage Bank significantly improved service quality.

    Sponsored By Fuji Xerox

  • Webcasts // May 2014

    On-demand Webcast: Identity is the new perimeter

    The traditional enterprise IT infrastructure model has been one of centralized PCs and applications, accessed by users on the corporate network behind the firewall. This has recently given way to a much more fragmented model where applications are accessed by users outside the firewall through the cloud and on mobile...

    Sponsored By Centrify

  • Downloads // May 2014

    Replace a Failed Critical Network Device in Under One Hour

    Replacing a failed network device can be stressful because of the potential downtime and cost to your organization. Too often, replacing a failed device takes too long because you don’t have a backup of the configuration files. For critical devices the configuration files can be very difficult and time consuming...

    Sponsored By SolarWinds

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    ZDNet Asia IaaS/PaaS Priorities 2013/14 Report

    The Infrastructure-as-a-Service and Platform-as-a-Service strategies, priorities and implementation plans of Asian IT leaders and professionals Part of ZDNet's Cloud Priorities research project, ZDNet IaaS/PaaS Priorities reports the findings of a survey about the cloud priorities and implementation plans of IT and business leaders in Asia. As the name...

    Sponsored By ZDNet

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    BYOD and the seamless Integration of Macs in a Windows Based Environment:

    As Macs continue to permeate the enterprise Windows servers network environment, IT must be ready and able to support these devices— especially as employees are already, and will continue to, access the corporate network from their personal devices. Is your network equipped to handle seamless Mac/Windows integration? Read our recent...

    Sponsored By Acronis

  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    Making Smarter Mobile Access Decisions

    Mobile devices can represent a significant threat to corporate data. Find out what IT departments need to know before deciding on a smartphone and tablet platform that is safe, easy to configure, and flexible enough to meet the needs of employees and senior executives alike.

    Sponsored By Dell Software

  • White Papers // Jul 2013

    Tech Tips: VMware Horizon View

    Straight from our experts at VMware®, follow these technical tips for a successful and smooth implementation of VMware Horizon View™. From application requirements to end user expectations, reference these tips as you move to a virtual desktop infrastructure.

    Sponsored By VMware

  • White Papers // Jan 2012

    Virtualization and Cloud Computing: Optimized Power, Cooling, and Management Maximizes Benefits

    IT virtualization, the engine behind cloud computing, can have significant consequences on the data center physical infrastructure (DCPI). Higher power densities that often result can challenge the cooling capabilities of an existing system. Reduced overall energy consumption that typically results from physical server consolidation may actually worsen the data center's...

    Sponsored By APC by Schneider Electric

  • Downloads // Nov 2009

    TechRepublic's Geek Gift Guide 2009

    Regardless of their current economic situation, technology geeks love to give and receive electronic gadgets. And, it is not just any gadget they want, but the best electronic gizmos. TechRepublic once again brings together our unique perspective reviews of some of the best geek gifts on the market, all just...

    Sponsored By TechRepublic

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Intel Xeon E5-2600 v3 Codename Haswell-EP Launch

    It's that time of year again when Intel finally release their latest enterprise processor for the dual processor segment to the eagerly awaiting professional market. Following on in the traditional early September launch time frame, the Xeon E5-2600 v3 processor series, codename Haswell-EP has been officially launched, finally allowing the...

    Provided By Boston

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Expand your horizon with XtremIO

    Within End-User Computing, Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) holds the promise not only of consolidating desktops into the data centre for improved manageability, efficiency, and security, but also shaping and evolving next-generation services such as bring-your-own-device, Windows on Mobile, and workforce mobility.

    Provided By EMC

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Case Study- Boston Scientific

    Serving 24,000 employees in more than 40 countries and supporting over 2,500 different applications Boston Scientific needed a cost-effective solution that would improve the end user experience and facilitate greater administrative responsiveness, including the ability to deploy virtual desktops during business hours. Find out how they were able to do...

    Provided By EMC

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Aberdeen: Empower the Knowledge Worker

    A new report from Aberdeen Group shows how companies using ACM are achieving superior results in key measures such as staff utilization and quality of service levels by empowering employees with relevant and timely knowledge.

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Jul 2014

    Agile in the embedded world

    This paper introduces practical approaches to Agile focused on core principles and practices and shows how they improve project results for embedded systems development. Agile methods are a cohesive set of concepts, principles and practices to address the challenges of software development.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Real-time agility: Core principles and practices for embedded-software teams

    This paper introduces practical approaches to Agile focused on core principles and practices and shows how they improve project results for embedded systems development. Agile methods are a cohesive set of concepts, principles and practices to address the challenges of software development.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Agile Deployment for Embedded Software & Complex Systems

    Agile is a cornerstone of software delivery from IT to complex and embedded systems. This research-based paper reports on key challenges, patterns and working practices for extending Agile to cross-discipline deployment in product and systems development.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Improvement of Bandwidth Efficient Video and Live Streaming in Mobile Using AWS Cloud

    The new method has been proposed a novel idea for mobile video streaming and live streaming in the clouds. The user request for videos over the mobiles through wireless links this wireless links capacity cannot be corporate with the traffic demand. As gap between traffic demand and link capacity, with...

    Provided By Creative Commons

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Cloud Computing and an End-System Redundancy Elimination Service for Enterprises

    In many enterprises today, WAN optimizers are being deployed in order to eliminate redundancy in network traffic and reduce WAN access costs. In this paper, the authors present the design and implementation of ERE, an alternate approach where Redundancy Elimination (RE) is provided as an end system service. Unlike middle-boxes,...

    Provided By Creative Commons

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Parallel Programming Models: A Systematic Survey

    In this paper, the authors present all parallel programming models available today. It reviews shared and distributed memory approaches. Hybrid programming models are also playing important role in High Performance Computing (HPC) era. This makes best use of both shared and distributed approaches. The paper shows multi-core CPU's have given...

    Provided By Creative Commons

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Enhancing Storage and Computational Performance of Android Phones Using Virtual Machine in Cloud

    Worldwide Android becomes the fastest-growing mobile OS. Millions of new Android devices are activated worldwide every single day. Even so, it is the fact that Android smart phones have limited resources, such as battery charge capacity, network bandwidth utilization, storage capacity, and processor performance. These restrictions may be relieved by...

    Provided By Creative Commons

  • Webcasts // Jul 2014

    Citrix App Orchestration 2.5 Overview

    Citrix App Orchestration accelerates and automates the delivery of Desktops-as-a-Service (DaaS). It is built on proven Citrix best practices; App Orchestration helps service providers design and implement a secure, multi-tenant, multi-domain and multi-location based environment.

    Provided By Citrix Systems

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Implementation of Low Power MAC Using Adaptive Power Control Technique

    Design of a low power 32 bit MAC unit using Adaptive Power Control (APC) system is proposed in this paper. Since many of the Digital Signals Processing (DSP) application require MAC, power reduction in the same would be quite beneficial. The problems concerned with power gated digital circuitries are: energy...

    Provided By Research In Motion

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Hybrid Micro-Grid with Renewables and Energy Storage Addressing Power Quality

    In this paper, the authors propose a hybrid AC/DC microgrid to reduce the number of converter stations for converting DC power to AC power or vice versa, thereby reducing the THD of voltage and current waveforms at the utility grid. The hybrid grid has AC and DC grid connected together...

    Provided By Research In Motion

  • Webcasts // Jul 2014

    Overview of the Citrix Client Virtualization Solution

    In this webcast, the presenter explains about how the Citrix client virtualization solution and Intel Core processors that helps the organization to manage and secure Windows and Mac devices. The client virtualization solution includes both XenClient and DesktopPlayer.

    Provided By Citrix Systems

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Performance and Analysis of Reconfigurable Video Game Design Using FPGA

    FPGA (Field Programmable Gate Array) is widely used in different applications like image processing, signal processing, and digital system design, wired and wireless communications. Due to reconfigurability nature of FPGA a video game is designed in Spartan-3E target device. The video game is designed in three different hardware description programming...

    Provided By Research In Motion

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    A Mixed Approach for Power Dissipation Reduction in Nanometer CMOS VLSI Circuits

    A mixed power dissipation reduction approach has been proposed for CMOS circuits and evaluated using benchmark circuits in 45 nanometer technology. The general approaches for power dissipation reduction will be implemented individually but it proves to be more productive if two of the power dissipation reduction techniques are implemented simultaneously....

    Provided By Research In Motion

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Comparison of Round Robin CPU Scheduling Algorithm with Various Dynamic Time Quantum

    The Round Robin (RR) CPU scheduling algorithm is a fair scheduling algorithm that gives equal time quantum to all processes. The choice of the time quantum is critical as it affects the algorithm's performance. This paper proposes a new algorithm that enhanced on the Improved Round Robin CPU (IRR) scheduling...

    Provided By Research In Motion