Servers

There's no shortage of ways to design infrastructure to solve a specific problem. Look at server choices and ways to maintain them.

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Sharing Mac Files on Windows Servers - A Technical Best Practices White Paper

    This whitepaper discusses the issues involved in sharing files between Macs and Windows servers and compares the options for successful integration. It is intended for systems administrators, technical evaluators and decision-makers who are considering upgrading or purchasing the Acronis’ ExtremeZ-IP® solution for the first time.

    Sponsored By Acronis

  • Analyst Briefings // Dec 2013

    NSS Labs Network Intrusion Prevention System Product Analysis- IBM GX7800

    Learn how IBM performed in the latest NSS Labs testing, exploring the security effectiveness and performance characteristics of the GX7800 intrusion prevention appliance. This analyst paper covers: How IBM achieved an exploit block rate of 95.7% Ratings for stability/reliability and evasion Performance ratings based on "real-world" scenarios

    Sponsored By IBM

  • eBooks // Oct 2013

    3 Compelling Reasons to Consider Desktop Virtualization

    If you have already experienced the benefits of server virtualization, it is time to find out what you can gain by extending virtualization to your desktops. In this eBook, find out how other VMware customers have extended their virtualization deployment to end-user computing and have uncovered significant benefits, such as...

    Sponsored By VMware

  • White Papers // May 2013

    The Keys to the Kingdom: Limiting Active Directory Administrators

    Many organizations have come to rely heavily on the information stored directly within Active Directory (AD) with other applications using AD for authentication. However, the manual processes used to update Active Directory (AD) can leave organizations vulnerable, and lead to missing, inaccurate or inconsistent information. Learn how the technical considerations...

    Sponsored By Dell Software

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Delivering Success that Scales with the Largest Enterprises

    IBM Security QRadar solutions power some of the world’s largest, most successful security intelligence deployments. The award-winning IBM® QRadar® Security Intelligence Platform collects, correlates and monitors even the highest data volumes and supports the rich customization that large organizations require—without the cost and complexity associated with first-generation security information and...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • 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

  • Webcasts // Nov 2014

    Eliminating the NFS Hotspot Bottleneck - Webcast

    In this presentation, we will discuss filer bottleneck problems common to manufacturing design environments and provide a solution that will streamline data access, improve storage management and data availability, and lower operational costs. • Are filer hotspots an issue in your environment? • Do filers ever get unstable due to...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    EMC VNX Case Study: SK Telecom

    See how EMC VNX technology helped a leading global communications company to improve customer satisfaction by enhancing communication services and making the smart device environment more flexible and responsive.

    Provided By EMC

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Unleash the full power of Flash

    Harness the power of flash storage by building in innovations, like content based data placement and dual-stage metadata.

    Provided By EMC

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Make an informed flash decision

    Discover how to make all-flash array a reality. Performance, agility, scale, reliability, and advanced capabilities come together to transform IT operations as never before.

    Provided By EMC

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    EMC’s Comprehensive Flash Strategy

    How fast is fast enough!? Discover how EMC is demonstrating, once again, its core competency for dramatic—and necessary—change within the flash storage space.

    Provided By EMC

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Flash: The disruptive technology powering your mobile life

    Did you know 78% of CMOs and CTOs think that custom content is the future of marketing? Learn how flash technology is transforming industries today.

    Provided By EMC

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Redefine Flash

    Find out why XtremIO is the industry’s leading solution, unmatched in the all-flash array market.

    Provided By EMC

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    Providing Enterprise-ready and Cost-Effective Extranets with SharePoint

    These days, extranet access for employees, partners, vendors, and clients is vital. Most organizations are already using SharePoint to facilitate internal collaboration, so using SharePoint for extranet collaboration as well seems like a \"No-brainer\". That's because the same things that make SharePoint a great intranet platform also make it a...

    Provided By PremierPoint Solutions

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    Ovum Decision Matrix: Selecting a Virtualization and Cloud Management Solution

    This report provides a side-by-side comparison of leading virtualization and cloud management solutions, looking at IT modernization from a data center infrastructure perspective. It considers the significance of management in the virtualization and cloud environments and how this influences the way in which technology is deployed, used, and controlled. Learn...

    Provided By HP

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    Ovum InfoGraphic - Tame the Cloud with Cloud Management

    The role of cloud virtualization is expanding into apps, servers, storage and networks. A pain point of Cloud Fragmentation can be resolved with Virtualization and Cloud Management. This infograph helps to explain the features and capabilities, execution and market impact of HP CloudSystem.

    Provided By HP

  • Research // Sep 2014

    Fixing the Disconnect Between Employer and Employee for BYOD

    The corporate workplace is changing. As employees increasingly use their own phones/tablets/laptops for work, corporate networks will be increasingly vulnerable to sophisticated viruses and malware - unless these devices are reined in with a BYOD enterprise program. Employees and employers often have vastly different attitudes regarding BYOD programs. To better...

    Provided By Webroot

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Performance Benchmark Report 2014

    PassMark Software® conducted objective performance testing on 8 security software products using 13 performance metrics. Find out how Webroot’s SecureAnywhere Business Endpoint Protection product performs against 7 competitor products. Download this research to learn more.

    Provided By Webroot

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Ovum Report: New Versions of IBM Notes and Domino Show Microsoft the Way Forward

    Ovum's assessments of IBM's collaboration portfolio over the last four years have put IBM ahead of the field in terms of technical capability. Read how Ovum believes this momentum will translate to improved market leadership for IBM Notes and Domino as well.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    The Future of Email and Applications is Social - (RTE)

    A social email and application experience takes advantage of the impact of social networking technologies on business processes and worker expectations.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Case Study- Keolis Orléans

    The Lyon metro; The Lille, Le Mans, or Melbourne tram systems? Keolis helped to design these transport systems and operates them on a daily basis. Keolis Orléans wanted a solution that is able to anticipate business evolution: the number of virtualized desktops will not be known in advance, and the...

    Provided By EMC

  • Research // Sep 2014

    IDC 13G Overview White Paper

    Industries have seen tremendous change in the dynamics of IT datacenters and workloads. But companies require servers that can deliver faster application performance, provide better availability to meet stringent SLAs, handle complex and evolving workloads, and maximize operational efficiency. This white paper also outlines how Dell is delivering improvements in...

    Provided By Dell and Intel®

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Get Maximum Benefit from Windows Server 2012

    Microsoft Windows Server 2012 is poised to be the cornerstone of today’s more modern, scalable and functionally advanced IT environment. Getting the maximum benefit from the operating system starts with having a clear understanding of all the potential advantages Windows Server 2012 can provide. Download this CIO Guide to learn...

    Provided By Dell and Intel®

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    McAfee on Top

    AV-TEST performed a comparative review of three leading Endpoint Protection solutions to determine how they fared on proactively protecting against kernel-mode and MBR rootkits, the so called "day zero attacks". Once again, McAfee achieved the highest scores.

    Provided By White AU: McAfee/Intel

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    CSO: Safeguarding the Next-Generation Data Centre

    Read this research-based white paper to learn how to build a security solution that addresses the full spectrum of challenges a hybrid data centre faces when securing physical, virtual and cloud environments.

    Provided By White AU: McAfee/Intel

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Is your server security system leaving you hanging in the cloud?

    Are you in need of a server security system that can protect your cloud servers, as well as physical and virtual environments? The new McAfee Server Security Suite can.

    Provided By White AU: McAfee/Intel

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    A Buyers Guide to Endpoint Protection Platforms

    Endpoint protection platforms offer a diverse array of features. Leading analyst firm Gartner produced a comprehensive guide to help you pinpoint the solution which best prioritize their requirements to address the needs of your specific business, technical and regulatory environment.

    Provided By White AU: McAfee/Intel

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Video: HP 5400R Switch Series

    Watch this three minute video 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.

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Blog: Infonetics Research on How HP is Best Positioned to Take on Cisco

    Infonetics Research’s report titled “Data Center and Campus Ethernet Switch Vendor Leadership: North American Enterprise Survey” provides insight on IT decision makers opinions about switch vendors, factors considered during product evaluation, and deployment plans. The results of the survey showed HP making a strong showing in enterprises that are evaluating...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    HP Powers Test Equipment for The Technology Revolution

    Read what the Director of IT Infrastructure at Teradyne has to say about HP’s solutions for his company. Teradyne is a leader in the field of automatic test equipment, with business lines that develop test solutions for wireless products, semiconductors and systems. HP is the sponsor of this material....

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • Research // Sep 2014

    効果的なサーバー変更管理の秘けつ

    変更管理において主導権を握ることはきわめて重要です。許容できる変更関連インシデント発生率を達成しているのは、IT組織のうちわずか23%に過ぎません。 HPの新しい電子ブックでは、不適切なサーバー変更管理に起因するインシデント発生件数を大幅に削減する方法をご紹介しています。ぜひダウンロードしてご一読ください。

    Provided By HP

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Testing Times for Ecommerce

    For development organizations to remain competitive, their developers and testers require an enterprise-class solution that delivers automated software application performance and load testing. In this whitepaper, learn how to deliver realistic, dependable performance tests across the latest technologies, including front and back-office systems, by simulating loads and network speeds for...

    Provided By Micro Focus

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Three Ways to Achieve Fast and Affordable IT in an Always-On World

    In this new era, your IT organization needs to meet strict service level agreements (SLAs) while containing the costs of IT operations. This is a difficult proposition. How can you ensure availability, increase performance, and boost ROI all at the same time? In short, you need a comprehensive virtualization...

    Provided By VMware APAC

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    Is "Scalable Blade" an Oxymoron?

    Blade servers solved the problem of density for businesses, but they did so with compromises that limited their appeal for many applications. As complexity of both applications and environments grew, blade infrastructures were limited in their effectiveness for the task. Customers were relegated to lower-density rack servers for their more...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    ESG Lab Validation Report - Best Practices for Virtual Machine Backup and Recovery

    In recent ESG research, more than three-quarters (77%) of respondents reported that they were currently using server virtualization. More often IT organizations struggle to find the best methods for protecting virtual and physical machines. This ESG Lab Validation report looks at achieving best practices for virtual machine backup and recovery...

    Provided By Symantec

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    IBM PureApplication System Data Sheet

    Read how the PureApplication System is specifically designed and tuned for transactional web and database applications. Its workload-aware, flexible platform is designed to be easier to deploy, customize, safeguard and manage in a traditional or private cloud environment.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    Cost/Benefit Case for IBM PureData System for Analytics: Comparing Costs and Time to Value with Teradata Data Warehouse Appliance - ITG

    In a world of big data and real-time information, organizations must deal with fast growing data volumes, demands for more sophisticated interpretations of data, and more rapid delivery of results. Check out the new ITG TCO comparison and see how IBM and Oracle stack up.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    Strategic Server Refresh with IBM System x

    This analyst paper by Edison Group addresses the strategic reasons why organizations need to refresh their servers, and how a server refresh with IBM System x® servers, powered by the latest Intel® Xeon® processors, delivers and supports solutions and capabilities needed by SMBs. ...

    Provided By IBM and Intel

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Autonomic Service Management in Mobile Cloud Infrastructures

    With the introduction and advancement of mobile cloud computing, endless opportunities for the provision of mobile phone services have ensued. Mobile cloud computing technology has brought about a breakthrough in information management by enabling the use of central servers which act as hosts, to deliver the required services, providing flexibility...

    Provided By The Society of American Magicians

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Top 5 Cloud Coding Mistakes in Java Applications

    Cloud Technology Partners has leveraged PaaSLane to assess thousands of applications for cloud readiness and accelerate cloud migration. Over and over, the results are often familiar. In this paper we will cover the top 5 cloud-readiness issues we discover repeatedly in Java-based enterprise applications.

    Provided By Cloud Technology Partners