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DEFINITION: An adapter is a physical device that allows one hardware or electronic interface to be adapted (accommodated without loss of function) to another hardware or electronic interface. In a computer, an adapter is often built into a card that can be inserted into a slot on the computer's motherboard. The card adapts information that is exchanged between the computer's microprocessor and the devices that  … 
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Video-Ready - Campus Network
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Why should your network be "Video-Ready"? Video applications have enabled enterprises to significantly increase worker productivity, improve collaboration, reduce costs, and streamline and optimize business operations. This paper dicusses the factors that will accelerate adoption of video solutions over the next few years.
Posted: 22 May 2009 | Published: 01 May 2008

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Next Steps Following a Popular Server's End-of-Life
sponsored by Lenovo
WHITE PAPER: To see what's out there, check in with the experts at SearchWindowsServer to take a look beyond traditional operating systems. Discover contemporary technological solutions such as the cloud, as well as the pros and cons of different providers.
Posted: 15 Apr 2015 | Published: 15 Apr 2015

Lenovo

Comparing Solid-State Storage Architectures
sponsored by Solidfire
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to compare two solid-state storage systems, and decide if one is right for your business.
Posted: 06 Apr 2015 | Published: 31 Jul 2014

Solidfire

Avoiding Management Complexity through Hybrid Storage
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Thankfully, there's a hybrid storage solution that improves performance while lowering the overall cost per user served. Your organization can take advantage of the benefits of flash without the complexity.
Posted: 30 Jan 2015 | Published: 13 Oct 2014

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Improve Data Center Performance with Hybrid Storage
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and SanDisk®
WHITE PAPER: Thankfully, there's a hybrid storage solution that improves performance while lowering the overall cost per user served. Your organization can take advantage of the benefits of flash without the complexity.
Posted: 13 Oct 2014 | Published: 13 Oct 2014

Dell, Inc. and SanDisk®

IBM Virtual Storage Center TCO Infographic for Large Enterprises
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: View this infographic to learn how one virtual storage center can help increase capacity, reduce costs, and optimize data management.
Posted: 05 Nov 2014 | Published: 05 Nov 2014

IBM

Hyper-V Virtual Labs Tips and Tricks
sponsored by Veeam Software
WHITE PAPER: Check out this exclusive resource to uncover a complete list of tips and tricks for virtual lab testing in a Hyper-V environment, so you can eliminate as many risks as possible.
Posted: 01 Apr 2014 | Published: 01 Apr 2014

Veeam Software

HP CarePack Services Defined
sponsored by Insight and HP
WHITE PAPER: HP Care Pack Services are support packages that expand and extend standard warranties for HP hardware and software. HP Care Pack Services provide hardware and software support, installation services, education services and premium support options to meet the needs of business-critical IT environments. View this data sheet to learn more.
Posted: 03 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Insight and HP

Cisco UCS C-Series Rack Servers for Microsoft Exchange 2010
sponsored by Insight
WHITE PAPER: Explore this solution brief to learn about an innovative rack server series specifically designed to help organizations deploy and effectively run Microsoft Exchange Server environments. Learn more about the advanced features and benefits of this hardware.
Posted: 22 Apr 2013 | Published: 22 Apr 2013

Insight

Dynamic Infrastructures for VMware vCloud
sponsored by Fujitsu
WHITE PAPER: Check out this exclusive white paper to discover how a VMware-based infrastructure solution can accelerate cloud infrastructure implementation, while reducing maintenance costs and effort.
Posted: 05 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Fujitsu
 
 
ADAPTERS (HARDWARE) DEFINITION (continued): … An adapter is a physical device that allows one hardware or electronic interface to be adapted (accommodated without loss of function) to another hardware or electronic interface. In a computer, an adapter is often built into a card that can be inserted into a slot on the computer's motherboard. The card adapts information that is exchanged between the computer's microprocessor and the devices that the card supports.
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