Servers

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  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    ClearPath: Highly Parallel Collision Avoidance for Multi-Agent Simulation

    The authors present a new local collision avoidance algorithm between multiple agents for real-time simulations. The approach extends the notion of velocity obstacles from robotics and formulates the conditions for collision free navigation as a quadratic optimization problem. They use a discrete optimization method to efficiently compute the motion of...

    Provided By EUROGRAPHICS Association

  • Downloads // Jul 2010

    Orion Application Performance Monitor - Monitor Email, SQL Server and other Apps and Servers

    SolarWinds Orion Application Performance Monitor (APM) allows you to quickly isolate performance issues. Prevent user complaints and reduced business productivity with monitoring that includes application performance on your physical and virtualized servers with component and user-experience monitoring. We understand that switching your business-critical applications to virtualized servers shouldn't impact application...

    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 // Feb 2014

    Download a FREE Trial of SolarWinds Server & Application Monitor!

    Why is the app slow? Download a FREE trial of SolarWinds Application Monitor & find out. 3 reasons to consider SolarWinds Server & Application Monitor: Out-of-the-box monitoring for almost everything – servers, virtual infrastructure & 150+ apps. Easy customization for your enterprise needs – customize templates,...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • White Papers // Aug 2011

    Performance Management in a Virtual Environment - Eric Siebert, Author and vExpert

    You can't afford to ignore performance in a virtual environment. Unlike traditional environments, where performance problems are usually limited to a single server, the effects of bad performance in virtualization can be far-reaching. Therefore, having the right piece of software in place to help you stay on top of performance...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • White Papers // Aug 2011

    Top 5 Things You need in a Virtualization Management Solution

    Virtual environments have unique challenges and requirements that are not present in traditional physical environments. Having visibility into all aspects of your server environment is critical, but the amount of information that is monitored can easily be overwhelming, and not knowing how to interpret the information can make dealing with...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • White Papers // Nov 2011

    Capacity Planning in Virtual Environments

    Virtualization changes the way just about everything is done in the data center, including capacity planning. Traditional physical server environments are fairly straightforward to plan for capacity, as they typically are dedicated to a single application. When your application outgrows its server hardware, you either upgrade it or buy a...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    USB for Blade Servers

    Using Blade Servers can considerably save money on hardware but here some problems arise. One of them is that it is completely impossible to work with USB devices. Blade computers can share networking, storage, power, cooling but not the USB. Blade Server manufacturers did not provide any solution to share...

    Provided By FabulaTech

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    USB for Virtual Environment

    USB for Virtual Environment offers powerful opportunities to deliver and manage local USB devices in a virtual session. With its exceptional simplicity it will rapidly configure and deploy any USB device. Designed for Windows and Linux OS and ensuring broad device compatibility, USB for Virtual Environment is VMware, VMware ESX,...

    Provided By FabulaTech

  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    Tales From the Frontlines: SecureZIP and IBM System z Integrated Cryptographic Services Facility

    PKWARE's SecureZIP leverages the System z hardware and software facilities, regardless of the hardware features enabled in a specific installation. Secured archives (ZIP files) can be used not only on the platform they were created on, but also any platform that SecureZIP runs on. In addition, SecureZIP maximizes the investment...

    Provided By Pkware

  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    Reduce Costs While Improving Reliability, Uptime, and Security

    Web hosting has never been more affordable- or more complicated. Rich media, social networking, sophisticated eCommerce platforms are all making the Internet experience incredibly dynamic and profitable. Managed hosting services as a concept promises a coordinated, comprehensive solution to address many of the time-consuming tasks facing Small- and Medium-sized Businesses...

    Provided By Aplus.Net

  • White Papers // May 2011

    Affine Pairings on ARM

    Pairings on elliptic curves are being used in an increasing number of cryptographic applications on many different devices and platforms, but few performance numbers for cryptographic pairings have been reported on embedded and mobile devices. In this paper, the authors give performance numbers for affine and projective pairings on a...

    Provided By Microsoft Research

  • White Papers // Dec 2009

    Parallel Processing in PowerMILL 10

    Pipeline Studio provides the easiest method for integrating tailored applications that requires a true pipeline simulator by supporting the use of the open data formats available with the products guidelines. Pipeline Studio integrates the art hydraulic simulation tools that constantly and completely performing gauges from steady functions to momentary analyses...

    Provided By Delcam

  • Case Studies // Mar 2010

    Case Study: Tech North Solutions

    Tech North Solutions is a managed services provider based in British Columbia, Canada. It delivers online, offsite and disaster recovery solutions to several industry verticals including large industrial clients, local government offices, and home consumers. Unreliable backup technologies had resulted in numerous cases of data disasters. Some customers previously had...

    Provided By Vembu Technologies

  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    Fine-grained Parallel Ant Colony System for Shared-Memory Architectures

    Although Ant Colony Systems (ACS) have gained much attention in last two decades but slow execution and convergence speed are still two challenges for these meta-heuristic algorithms. Many parallel implementations have been proposed for faster execution. However, most of available implementations use coarse-grained synchronization mechanisms that are not efficient and...

    Provided By Tarazed

  • Resource Center // Feb 2011

    Save 20% When You Upgrade Your Skills to Windows Server 2008 R2

    Windows Server 2008 has upgraded. Have you? Learn what's new in Windows Server 2008 R2 and get a 20% savings on course 10159: Updating Your Windows Server 2008 Technology Skills to Windows Server 2008 R2. Course 10159: Updating Your Windows Server 2008 Technology Skills to Windows Server 2008 R2...

    Provided By New Horizons Computer Learning Centers

  • Resource Center // Mar 2011

    Save 20% When You Upgrade Your Skills on Microsoft Server Virtualization

    If you've been waiting to update your skills on the latest Microsoft technologies, now is the time to get started. New Horizons is casting a spotlight on a new Microsoft technology each month and giving you a 20% savings. The month of March highlights Server Virtualization. Get 20% off when...

    Provided By New Horizons Computer Learning Centers

  • Downloads // Apr 2008

    How do I... Install and configure a DHCP server in Windows Server 2008?

    Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) is an invaluable service when you have a network larger than a handful of computers. It's also a standard component of enterprise networks and sub networks. Microsoft Windows Server 2008's built-in DHCP server allows Windows machines (and any other TCP/IP-based machines and devices) to obtain...

    Provided By Steven Warren

  • Downloads // Sep 2008

    How do I... Configure Windows Home Server for remote access?

    Microsoft Windows Home Server brings many of the server-side applications available to enterprises and small businesses to the home. One of the more useful features of the WHS is the ability to securely connect to your home network remotely. Steven Warren shows you how to set up a remote connection...

    Provided By Steven Warren

  • Downloads // Apr 2008

    How do I... Publish a custom application performance counter in C#?

    One important aspect of enterprise level application development is the need to monitor processes and determine if those processes are working as intended. This can be solved many different ways -- from logging transactions to a database to sending e-mail alerts. One often overlooked solution to this problem is to...

    Provided By Zach Smith

  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    Solution Guide Parallels Virtualization for Linux

    Linux was designed to be UNIX-compatible software that was composed entirely of open source or free software components. Linux derives much of its design principles from those established in the 1970's by UNIX. These principles include a single kernel that handles process control, file system access, networking and peripheral device...

    Provided By Parallels

  • Case Studies // Jul 2013

    Aiming High - A major European financial institution strives to become the best IT-enabled bank

    As a senior IT executive, imagine if you could readily control and prioritise projects, understand IT contribution across your entire business and demonstrate its measurable business value. Download this case study to learn how a major European bank deployed a solution based on HP IT Performance Suite to improve transparency,...

    Provided By HP US

  • White Papers // Jul 2013

    Virtualization management in HP Server Automation 10.0

    Complete visibility and lifecycle management of all physical and virtual machine environments from a single tool HP Server Automation software (HP SA) version 10.0 introduces new virtualization management features, which help customers achieve full visibility and complete lifecycle management of their physical and virtual machine environments from a single...

    Provided By HP US

  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    Squeeze more power from virtualization

    Like most promising new technologies, virtualization has its dark side. Production environments are far more complex - and herein lies the challenge for IT organizations traveling down the virtualization road. The typical IT infrastructure for a production environment involves a staggering amount of relationships and dependencies among IT elements that...

    Provided By HP US

  • Videos // Aug 2013

    Video: Taming Virtualization sprawl with HP Server Automation

    Joe DeBlaquiere, HP Server Automation Product Manager, and Andy Mackay, HP Server Automation Product Marketing, take you through how customers can achieve full visibility and complete lifecycle management of their physical and virtual machine environments from a single tool using HP Server Automation.

    Provided By HP US

  • Videos // Aug 2013

    Video: HP Cloud Automation - Deliver end to end automated infrastructure to application services

    The cloud beckons a wide array of IT services delivered quickly and painlessly. Hybrid service delivery is not just a project it is a process that requires automation as a prerequisite.

    Provided By HP US

  • Videos // Aug 2013

    Webcast: 4 Keys to Managing Performance in Virtualized and Cloud Environments

    Ensuring the performance of business services has become more critical, as a growing percentage of applications and workloads are moved to virtualized infrastructure, cloud services and hybrid environments. This webinar provides virtualization, cloud and systems administrators as well as systems engineers with practical tips for detecting, isolating and diagnosing performance...

    Provided By HP US

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Building a Better Network Security Strategy

    In today's global, always-on world, network security is crucial. Enterprises need to ensure that employees accessing their networks are secure at all times. To accomplish this, a comprehensive network security strategy must address a number of factors including how to increase network reliability, efficiently administer security, and guard against evolving...

    Provided By HP US

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Research Report: 2013 Cost of Cyber Crime Study

    A Ponemon Institute research study sponsored by HP is based on a representative sample of 60 organisations in various industry sectors. Read this report now to learn how this benchmark research quantifies the economic impact of cyber attacks and observe cost trends over time.

    Provided By HP US

  • Videos // Mar 2014

    Fortify On Demand - Application Security- Pronq by HP

    A video that will give you insights on how HP Fortify helps detect vulnerabilities early in the development lifecycle. Watch this short video now to see how HP helps organisations improve their service qualities and efficiency.

    Provided By HP US

  • Videos // Apr 2014

    Fresh insight is good for you

    HP Application Performance Management gives you the insight you need to maximize the performance of your mobile apps. Watch a demonstration by a senior HP executive.

    Provided By HP US

  • Podcasts // Jan 2009

    ISS Technology Brief HP BladeSystem C3000 Enclosure Technologies, 2nd Edition: Part 1

    In this podcast, the speaker talks about Blade system. The speakers also explains about this technology and overview of the HP BladeSystem c7000 Enclosure, including Thermal Logic power and cooling technologies and interconnect options.

    Provided By HP US

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    HP Moonshot: a new style of IT for specialised scale-out workloads

    With billions of devices that track, gather, and process information, the need for innovative solutions at unprecedented scale, speed, and efficiencies has never been greater. Make no mistake—general-purpose x86 servers will continue to run enterprise applications that support traditional business demands. What HP Moonshot represents is the world’s first software-defined...

    Provided By HP US

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Capitalize on the Next Phase of Virtualization

    Organizations today are moving beyond traditional server virtualization and advancing their virtualization strategies into all aspects of the IT. Learn more about how virtualization is expanding into storage, networking and management along with the value a converged system can offer your organization in reaching your virtualization potential. Read on to...

    Provided By HP US

  • Case Studies // Nov 2013

    IDC Customer Spotlight: HP ArcSight ESM Solution Helps Finansbank to Combat Fraud and Increase Customer Satisfaction

    Read about how the performance, scalability, and flexibility of HP ArcSight ESM enabled Finansbank to develop a custom fraud management platform more quickly than integrating commercial fraud management platforms. This has vastly increased visibility into transaction activity across an expanded range of channels, and at the same time dramatically reducing...

    Provided By HP US

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Mind the Virtual Gap - Convergence of Everything

    In the last 7 years, virtualization has profoundly changed the IT world. In 2013, even though the latest buzz may have shifted towards cloud computing, big data and mobility, virtualization remains the foundation for all of the above With wide ranging benefits that include reduced capital and operational costs, greater...

    Provided By HP US

  • eBooks // Apr 2013

    The Blade Is Mightier than the Rack Server

    With the typical data center rack, every time you add a new server, you have to add more cables, more interconnects, more switches, more power, and on and on. It's almost impossible to make changes without having meeting after meeting, and then, eventually, someone is going to have to go...

    Provided By HP US

  • White Papers // Apr 2013

    Too Many Racks? Simplify with Bladesystem, HP's Advanced Blade Infrastructure

    In the data center, many rack-mount servers perform well enough, but are reaching the point where they're proving difficult to maintain. The design of the rack is increasing the complexity of the data center, increasing the time it takes to get anything done, and reducing the overall efficiency of not...

    Provided By HP US

  • White Papers // Feb 2012

    The Cost of Retaining Aging IT Infrastructure

    This paper demonstrates that a buy-and-hold strategy can actually add costs to the data centre, for a number of reasons, as systems age in place: - Hardware maintenance costs rise over time, and performance lags behind more current server offerings. - Energy efficiency is not as advanced in...

    Provided By HP US

  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    Find the right platform for your server needs

    There are mounting business pressures to support more applications and users, store growing amounts of data, and manage an increasingly complex IT environment. Servers that fundamentally redefine the expectations and economics of the data center by creating systems so intelligent they virtually take care of themselves are the goal.

    Provided By HP US