Data Centers

Along with the rise of cloud computing, data centers are being reinvented via virtualization, servers and high-performance computing. Find out more in with the latest white papers and case studies.

  • Downloads // Oct 2010

    Microsoft Express

    A free and feature-rich database for developing and deploying desktop, web, and small server applications.

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Downloads // Sep 2010

    Product Download : WebLogic Server Performance Monitoring Tool

    ManageEngine Applications Manager, a tool for monitoring the performance and availability of applications and servers, helps in WebLogic Management. It automatically diagnoses, notifies, and corrects performance and availability problems with WebLogic Servers. This includes delivering comprehensive fault management and proactive alarm notifications, checking for impending problems, triggering appropriate actions and...

    Provided By ManageEngine

  • Downloads // Sep 2010

    Product Download : WebSphere Server Performance Monitoring Tool

    ManageEngine Applications Manager, a tool for monitoring the performance and availability of applications and servers, helps in WebSphere Management. It automatically diagnoses, notifies, and helps correct performance and availability problems in WebSphere Servers. This involves delivering comprehensive fault management and proactive alarm notifications, checking for impending problems, triggering appropriate...

    Provided By ManageEngine

  • Downloads // Jun 2010

    DNS querying with dig

    Vincent Danen explains how to get the information you need from a DNS query using the command line-tool dig.

    Provided By Vincent Danen

  • Downloads // Jun 2010

    Learn more about how you can use SQLite

    SQLite is an SQL database engine that is self-contained, does not have a server process, and does not require configuration. Vincent Danen shows you how to get started with it.

    Provided By Vincent Danen

  • Downloads // May 2010

    Managing MySQL with MySQL Workbench

    Vincent Danen gives an overview of a graphical tool for working with MySQL databases, available for Linux, Mac, and Windows.

    Provided By Vincent Danen

  • Downloads // May 2010

    Don't pay for server virtualization - Citrix XenServer is free!

    XenServer is the only free, cloud-proven virtualization platform available, enabling organizations of any size to immediately benefit from server virtualization. XenServer is an open and powerful server virtualization solution that radically reduces datacenter costs by transforming static and complex datacenter environments into more dynamic, easy to manage IT service delivery...

    Provided By Citrix Systems, Inc.

  • Downloads // Apr 2010

    Work on remote Subversion repositories locally with Git

    Vincent Danen explains how you can use Git version control on a converted Subversion repository and push your changes back to Subversion.

    Provided By Vincent Danen

  • Downloads // Apr 2010

    Using rsnapshot to back up and retain snapshots

    Vincent Danen explains how you can take rsync backups a step further with the rsnapshot tool, which allows you to retain multiple point-in-time backups that seamlessly rotate.

    Provided By Vincent Danen

  • Downloads // Apr 2010

    10 reasons why Windows Terminal Services is becoming more popular

    Windows Terminal Services has recently been enjoying a resurgence. Brien Posy offers his thoughts on why that's happening.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Brien Posey

  • Downloads // Apr 2010

    10 ways to make your Samba life easier

    Samba allows Linux, Windows, and Mac to communicate with one another, but it has a reputation for being tricky to configure and administer. Here are some ways to reduce your Samba headaches.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jack Wallen

  • Downloads // Apr 2010

    System monitoring with Zenoss takes complexity out of configuration

    While Nagios is a powerful and stable system monitor, it can be very complex to configure. Vincent Danen offers you another option with a slick UI, nice graphs, and easy-to-read host data.

    Provided By Vincent Danen

  • Downloads // May 2010

    Set up Dropbox on a GUI-less Linux server

    Vincent Danen simplifies the steps to setting up Dropbox to work even with a GUI-less Linux computer. Dropbox allows you to synchronize files across multiple machines.

    Provided By Vincent Danen

  • Downloads // Jun 2010

    10 things you should do for a successful mainframe migration

    Done right, a mainframe migration can dramatically reduce IT costs, free up your budget to fund new initiatives, and improve system performance and application quality.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Malcolm Marais

  • Downloads // Dec 2010

    WebSphere Lombardi Edition - Taking the Tour - Product Demo

    Take control of your key processes with our industry leading BPM suite (BPMS). Build, optimize and manage your process applications. Take the product demo tour of the Websphere Lombardi Edition by clicking through here.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Dec 2010

    An updated guide to Microsoft software versions

    In this Excel table, Scott Lowe lists numerous versions of Windows, SQL Server, Exchange, System Center Configuration Manager, System Center Data Protection Manager, and System Center Operations Manager. He also outlines the release date, version, and build number for most of the entries. For more details about the table,

    Provided By Scott Lowe

  • Downloads // Dec 2010

    10 things I miss about Big Iron

    Many IT pros got their start surrounded by massive mainframes, flashing lights, punched cards, and the sound of tape drives revving up and spinning down. Jaime Henriquez looks back at what he liked best about those days.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog....

    Provided By Jaime Henriquez

  • Downloads // Dec 2010

    Connectivity Video: Customer Reference Video-Mothercare

    IBM? WebSphere? technology provides a more flexible and dynamic way to handle your electronic business applications. Watch this video to see how Mothercare?, a leading retailer with 1,000 stores across 50 countries, reaped huge IT benefits and reduced their costs with WebSphere Message Broker and Websphere MQ.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Jan 2011

    10 things to look for in a data center

    Going to the cloud might make a lot of sense for your organization -- but only if you choose a secure, reliable data center that can handle your needs. Erik Eckel runs through 10 essential criteria for data center evaluation. This download is also available as an entry in...

    Provided By Erik Eckel

  • Downloads // Jan 2011

    Cloud Security Guidance IBM Recommendations for the Implementation of Cloud Security

    Cloud computing is a flexible, cost-effective, and proven delivery platform for providing business or consumer IT services over the Internet. Cloud resources can be rapidly deployed and easily scaled, with all processes, applications, and services provisioned "on demand", regardless of user location or device. As a result, cloud computing gives...

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Apr 2012

    Diskeeper 12 Server Edition - FREE 30-day trialware

    SAN-attached servers require specific best-practice file optimization to allow the SAN to achieve its best performance. This pre-configured variation of Diskeeper Server edition is separately available and comes set and ready to optimize server data performance in a SAN environment without actually touching the SAN layer.

    Provided By Condusiv Technologies

  • Downloads // Apr 2012

    V-locity 3 Virtual Platform Disk Optimizer - FREE 30-day trialware

    Virtual infrastructures must be dynamic, efficient and above all else, fast because they process the most critical company data. But underlying resource use must be optimized or the platform can slow to a crawl. V-locity 3 brings an unprecedented depth of resource awareness and new technology for peak performance in...

    Provided By Condusiv Technologies

  • Downloads // Jan 2012

    Foglight NMS

    Free Network Monitoring Isn't Senseless - It's Centsless! Free network monitoring? Seems too good to be true. Foglight NMS helps increase network performance and availability while improving IT efficiency. It's scalable, installs in 15 minutes and incredibly easy to use. And it's free - forever. No kidding. Get your...

    Provided By Dell Software

  • 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...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Sep 2014

    You're A Few Steps Away From Future-Proofing Your Career

    Prepare for the future of networking today with free 60-day trial software, web-based training, and a Brocade Network Function Virtualization Certification ($650 value). BE A BROCADE CERTIFIED PROFESSIONAL NOW. Build your skills by creating a virtualized network with the Brocade Vyatta vRouter Stay ahead of the industry's...

    Provided By Brocade

  • Downloads // Sep 2014

    Your FREE 60-Day Trial Starts Here

    Get instant access to the Brocade Vyatta 5400 vRouter. Download your free virtual router trial now and enjoy 24/7 support. KEY FEATURES INCLUDE: Advanced IPv4 and IPv6 Unicast and Multicast Stateful firewall, IPsec, SSL-Based OpenVPN and DMVPN Linux-based extensible network OS Hypervisors Supported: VMware ESX, Citrix...

    Provided By Brocade

  • Downloads // Nov 2014

    Check VM Health in Minutes. It's FREE!

    It's time for your FREE VMware & Hyper-V Healthcheck with Virtualization Manager. So much change occurs in your VM environment, it can be hard to stay ahead of potential problems like: Storage I/O bottlenecks Memory & CPU over-utilization VM sprawl wasting resources Capacity shortfalls Over & undersized VMs And on...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Jan 2014

    It’s Time for Your Free Active Directory Health Check!

    Get to the root cause of your Active Directory performance issues with SolarWinds® Server & Application Monitor (SAM). SAM gives you the visibility needed to maintain peak performance for your applications, hardware and operating systems. With the new AppInsight for SQL feature, SAM helps eliminate blind spots by providing an...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Jan 2015

    Tired of getting asked if the Internet is down?

    Turn to SolarWinds® Bandwidth Analyzer Pack (BAP) the next time you’re told the Internet is down. SolarWinds BAP gives you visibility into how much network capacity is being used and why bottlenecks are happening. Find which users, applications, and protocols are consuming the most bandwidth Highlight the IP...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // May 2014

    Find, Analyze and Resolve Your Toughest Performance Issues on SQL Server - FAST

    Slow SQL Server performance? Don't let yourself get tangled up in volumes of server health metrics. Get to the root cause of performance problems in just four clicks. Only SolarWinds Database Performance Analyzer correlates SQL response time with server health metrics - in a single view - to quickly pinpoint...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Oct 2013

    Intel® Composer XE 2013

    Now it’s simpler to recompile for greater improvements by using pre-optimized, pre-threaded performance libraries. This performance-oriented developer tool includes Intel C++ and Fortran compilers, and threading and math, multimedia, and signal processing performance libraries. It’s compatible with leading development environments and compilers on Windows, Linux, and Mac OS X and...

    Provided By Intel Software

  • Downloads // Oct 2013

    Intel Parallel Studio XE 2013

    Efficiently boost application performance. This development suite offers industry-leading compilers, along with highly tuned performance libraries for math, crypto, imaging, compression, and others. Harness performance from the latest processors simply by recompiling your code. Scale for multicore and many-core architectures with Intel® Threading Building Blocks and Intel® Cilk Plus™ parallel...

    Provided By Intel Software

  • Downloads // Oct 2013

    Intel® VTune ™ Amplifier XE 2013

    Advanced performance and thread profiler for C, C++, C#, Fortran, Java, and MPI developers. New pre-sets deliver easier ‟point and shoot” profiling set-up. A threading timeline, data filtering, frame analysis, and source display make it easier to tune your application for today’s and tomorrow’s processors. Powerful bandwidth and memory access...

    Provided By Intel Software

  • Downloads // Sep 2013

    Free 20-day Trial: Netwrix Auditor Change Auditing for Your Active Directory

    Uncontrolled changes in Active Directory can lead to unauthorized additions to groups, modifications to objects and permissions, or even worse, deletions of your OUs. Netwrix Auditor provides complete visibility over changes to Active Directory configurations, automatically auditing management of every object, giving answers to the questions around when changes...

    Provided By netwrix

  • Downloads // Feb 2014

    AppAssure 5 Trial

    Download your trial of AppAssure™ - an advanced data protection tool that unifies backup, replication and recovery in one software solution. It offers a variety of flexible recovery options so you can retrieve your data quickly, whether it resides on physical or virtual servers, or in the cloud.

    Provided By Dell Software

  • Downloads // Apr 2014

    Comprehensive Virtualization Management - From VM to Spindle

    SolarWinds Virtualization Manager delivers integrated VMware & Microsoft Hyper-V capacity planning, performance monitoring, VM sprawl control, configuration management, & chargeback automation. All in one awesomely affordable product that’s easy to download, deploy, and use. Virtualization Manager auto-discovers the virtual machines in your environment making the creation of your monitoring environment...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // May 2012

    Smart Tools to Keep Your Data Clean

    This toolkit of programming APIs for .NET will verify addresses, phone numbers and email addresses at point of entry or in batch so you have clean contact data to power your applications, reduce waste and maintain contact with customers and prospects. Download a free trial now!

    Provided By Melissa Data Corp

  • Downloads // Jul 2012

    Free Network Monitoring FOREVER

    Only Foglight NMS provides powerful, comprehensive network monitoring that won't cost you a dime ever. Talk about limitless. Download it for FREE.

    Provided By Dell Software

  • Downloads // Nov 2012

    AccessNow HTML5 RDP Client - Browser access to Citrix XenApp / XenDesktop

    Deliver universal, browser-based access to Windows desktops and applications hosted on Citrix XenApp (4.5 and higher) and XenDesktop - from Chromebooks and any other endpoint device with any HTML5 browser - including PC, Mac, iPad, Android device, locked down Windows workstations, plus more. No Citrix or operating system upgrades required!...

    Provided By Ericom Software

  • Downloads // Oct 2012

    Server Backups and Configuration Management at Light Speed

    Don't allow simple tasks to delay your business processes and cost you money. Find out how to backup, transfer and secure your files with no effort at all. The need to automate new configurations and configuration backups has never been more important. As organizations expand internationally and more and...

    Provided By SolarWinds