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ALSO CALLED: Capacity Management, Server Capacity Planning, Capacity Requirements Planning, IT Capacity Planning
DEFINITION: In information technology, capacity planning is the science and art of estimating the space, computer hardware, software and connection infrastructure resources that will be needed over some future period of time. A typical capacity concern of many enterprises is whether resources will be in place to handle an increasing number of requests as the number of users or interactions increase. The aim  … 
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IBM System Storage LTO Ultrium 6 Tape Drive Performance
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Take a look through this resourceful white paper to find out about the ins-and-outs of IBM's latest and greatest storage solution and how you can benefit from implementation.
Posted: 14 Apr 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2012

IBM

NZP Increases Manufacturing Capacity with SYSPRO
sponsored by SYSPRO
WHITE PAPER: This brief case study explores how the right ERP system enabled New Zealand Pharmaceuticals (NZP) to increase manufacturing capacity and flexibility, improve inventory visibility, and more.
Posted: 09 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Aug 2011

SYSPRO

Quantum Lattus: Next-Generation Object Storage for Big Data Archives
sponsored by Quantum Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This informative white paper presents a new generation of storage that incorporates the strengths of object storage while maintaining operational and functional flexibility.
Posted: 01 Apr 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2013

Quantum Corporation

Maximize the Benefits of Flash with HP's All Flash Array – 3PAR StoreServ 7450
sponsored by HP India
WHITE PAPER: Access this exclusive white paper and uncover all the key features of HP's latest flash-based storage array.
Posted: 27 Mar 2014 | Published: 30 Jun 2013

HP India

6 Customers Review a Top Performance Management Solution
sponsored by Virtual Instruments
WHITE PAPER: This Taneja Group report highlights the results from 6 in-depth interviews with customers that have experience with a comprehensive performance management solution that monitors, alerts, and remediates the end-to-end compute infrastructure.
Posted: 26 Mar 2014 | Published: 26 Mar 2014

Virtual Instruments

A Competitive Comparison of HP Thin Technologies
sponsored by HP India
WHITE PAPER: Access this in-depth white paper to uncover the key features of HP's thin technology solution which make it a favorite among many organizations.
Posted: 26 Mar 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2012

HP India

Introduction to Amazon Auto Scaling
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper covers how Amazon Web Services Auto Scaling can eliminate the problems that come with automated or manual cloud scaling efforts.
Posted: 20 Mar 2014 | Published: 20 Mar 2014

Global Knowledge

Migrating to Exchange 2013 from Legacy Exchange
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper talks about the key considerations that affect the decision to migrate from a legacy Exchange to Microsoft Exchange 2013. It also helps readers to understand migration challenges, discover the steps to ensure a successful migration and prepare to get the most out of migration.
Posted: 18 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Dell, Inc.

Case Study: Database Performance Without Sharding Headaches
sponsored by Clustrix
WHITE PAPER: This case study takes an inside look at the success that leading social discovery site Twoo.com found with the right distributed SQL database – which allowed the company to accommodate dramatic traffic growth, ease management complexity, and more.
Posted: 13 Mar 2014 | Published: 13 Mar 2014

Clustrix

Four Quick Ways to Unlock Hidden Manufacturing Capacity
sponsored by Epicor Software Corporation
WHITE PAPER: With your manufacturing operations already running close to capacity, the traditional ways of gaining new capacity no longer cut it. Fortunately, you can meet the increased demand by freeing up needed resources within your current operations. Access this resource to learn how.
Posted: 12 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2013

Epicor Software Corporation

Your Roadmap for Data Center Consolidation
sponsored by APC by Schneider Electric
WHITE PAPER: This article gives a description of an approach to consolidation that has been successful for a growing number of organizations. The approach responds to a number of problems that typically arise when consolidating into an existing data center.
Posted: 28 Feb 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2011

APC by Schneider Electric

Flash-optimized Data Progression
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: This resource showcases how a flash-optimized storage solution has changed the economics of flash storage and opens up the use of flash to a broader set of deployments at a more accessible prince point.
Posted: 19 Nov 2013 | Published: 19 Nov 2013

Dell and VMware

IDC: Enterprise Storage: Efficient, Virtualised, and Flash Optimised
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this informative paper, learn how advanced software defined storage capabilities that are easy to deploy help deliver a robust enterprise-grade virtualization platform that is efficient, cost effective and optimized. Read on now to learn more.
Posted: 08 Nov 2013 | Published: 31 May 2013

IBM

US Healthcare Insurance Company Success Story
sponsored by ORSYP
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses a solution that provides capacity management and enables greater visibility.
Posted: 30 Oct 2013 | Published: 30 Oct 2013

ORSYP

Achieving Storage Efficiency with Unified Storage and Real-time Compression
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides insight into a state-of-the-art storage system that delivers your enterprise with the financial benefits you need to meet the growing storage requirements within the limits of a constrained budget.
Posted: 27 Sep 2013 | Published: 02 Oct 2012

IBM

IDC Paper - Enterprise Storage: Efficient, Virtualized, & Flash Optimized
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this IDC white paper, you will discover how IBMs Storwize family of storage offerings is changing the game by delivering a robust enterprise-grade virtualization platform that is efficient, cost effective, and optimized. Find out how IBMs family of solutions can help IT organizations be more efficient by doing more with fewer resources.
Posted: 26 Sep 2013 | Published: 31 May 2013

IBM

The Disturbing Truth About Terascale and Petascale Storage
sponsored by Scality Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This informative resource reveals an unsettling truth about today's terascale and petascale storage challenges. Discover why traditional storage architectures are falling short and explore the concept of object storage and how it can help you overcome these and other critical obstacles. Read on now to learn more.
Posted: 22 Nov 2013 | Published: 18 Nov 2013

Scality Inc.

Coffee Break: Embracing Tiered Storage
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper lauds the benefits of tiered storage and how it can help you deal with booming data demands.
Posted: 23 Oct 2013 | Published: 23 Oct 2013

Dell, Inc.

Optimizing Datacenter and Cloud Performance: The TeamQuest Approach
sponsored by TeamQuest Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details the importance of performance management and capacity planning and the benefits it can bring.
Posted: 30 Sep 2013 | Published: 30 Sep 2011

TeamQuest Corporation

IBM SAN Volume Controller and IBM FlashSystem 820: Best Practices and Performance Capabilities
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This paper documents best practice configurations for integrating flash with a block storage virtualization appliance. It also details the potential performance gains that such systems can provide and information about your options for cache usage and real-time compression.
Posted: 26 Sep 2013 | Published: 24 Jul 2013

IBM

VMware vSphere with Operations Management
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses how you can overcome these capacity management and performance monitoring complexities a single pane of glass to optimize capacity and monitor workload performance.
Posted: 23 Sep 2013 | Published: 23 Aug 2013

Dell and VMware

Solve the Application Visibility Challenge with NetScaler Insight Center
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Are you ready to solve the application visibility challenge? This resource outlines how a next-gen visibility solution provides the end-to-end visibility you need to win the battle.
Posted: 13 Aug 2013 | Published: 29 Mar 2013

Citrix

Taneja Group Solution Brief: High-End Storage For Everyone
sponsored by Exablox
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores what SMB and departmental storage buyers should both require and expect from storage solutions to meet their business goals, and how traditional mid- market storage based on old technologies can fall short. Dive in to discover real-life experiences, benefits, cost effectiveness and ease of management
Posted: 31 Jul 2013 | Published: 30 Apr 2013

Exablox

Enterasys Data Center Networking – Connectivity and Topology Design Guide
sponsored by Enterasys
WHITE PAPER: View key concepts that will help you build a data center fabric capable of meeting the needs of both organizations and users both today and in the future. View now to learn more!
Posted: 31 Jul 2013 | Published: 31 Jul 2013

Enterasys

Data Center Projects: Growth Model
sponsored by Schneider Electric
WHITE PAPER: This critical white paper shows how you can formulate an effective growth model and capacity plan for your data center or network room.
Posted: 28 Jun 2013 | Published: 28 Jun 2013

Schneider Electric
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CAPACITY PLANNING DEFINITION (continued): …  of the capacity planner is to plan so well that new capacity is added just in time to meet the anticipated need but not so early that resources go unused for a long period. The successful capacity planner is one that makes the trade-offs between the present and the future that overall prove to be the most cost-efficient. The capacity planner, using business plans and forecasts, tries to imagine what the future needs will be. Analytical modeling tools can help the planner get answers to "What if" scenarios so that a range of possibilities can be explored. The capacity planner is especially … 
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