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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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The Role of High Performance WAN in Enterprise Cloud Transformation
sponsored by Windstream Communications
WHITE PAPER: In this Frost & Sullivan research report, uncover the methods for creating a high performance WAN to help reach your business needs (bandwidth, visibility, security, etc.) as you move towards a hybrid cloud environment.
Posted: 30 Oct 2017 | Published: 30 Jun 2017

Windstream Communications

Utilizing SD-WAN to Optimize Application-Driven Policy Management
sponsored by Windstream Communications
WHITE PAPER: In this IDC report, learn how implementing a SD-WAN can optimize application policy management.
Posted: 30 Oct 2017 | Published: 30 Oct 2017

Windstream Communications

NVMe: The Next Generation of Data Storage
sponsored by Apeiron Data Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Download this white paper to acquaint yourself with NVMe and its emergence, as well as how NVMe architectures address scale-out app issues. You'll also explore the use cases that will come to require NVMe (including Hadoop and high-performance computing).
Posted: 20 Oct 2017 | Published: 20 Oct 2017

Apeiron Data Systems, Inc.

Managing Skype for Business: QoS with LiveNX
sponsored by LiveAction
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn the required steps for implementing QoS in your network infrastructure and how QoS can be configured, monitored and validated to help prevent disruptions with Skype for Business.
Posted: 11 Oct 2017 | Published: 11 Oct 2017

LiveAction

Managing QoS for cloud-based applications.
sponsored by LiveAction
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn how LiveAction's LiveNX provides IT network pros the ability to run capacity planning reports to help create optimal application performance.
Posted: 09 Oct 2017 | Published: 09 Oct 2017

LiveAction

Why Your Business Is (Probably) Drowning In A Data Deluge
sponsored by Cintra
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn 5 common pain-points when it comes to storing and managing big data, and find out what steps you can take to help ease these burdens.
Posted: 05 Oct 2017 | Published: 05 Oct 2017

Cintra

Flash Architecture Comparison
sponsored by NetApp
WHITE PAPER: Discover a five-criterion comparison of two popular all-flash solutions: NetApp AFF and the latest iteration of Dell EMC's flash-based XtremIO, X2. To determine which system works best for your organization, you'll see how each stands up to QoS, app and cloud integration, and more.
Posted: 18 Sep 2017 | Published: 18 Sep 2017

NetApp

The Value of a Scale-out Storage Architecture
sponsored by StorageCraft Technology Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource to learn about a true scale-out architecture that breaks storage up into 32 KB objects, allowing data to be sent from location to location without creating silos and bottlenecks.
Posted: 29 Aug 2017 | Published: 29 Aug 2017

StorageCraft Technology Corporation

Solving the Capacity Challenge
sponsored by Aligned Energy
WHITE PAPER: Explore the trends driving capacity delivery, and the challenges posed. And we'll share an actionable checklist for finding a data center partner to help achieve success today and into the future.
Posted: 22 Aug 2017 | Published: 22 Aug 2017

Aligned Energy

Optimize Adobe Premiere with Data-Aware Scale-Out NAS
sponsored by Qumulo
WHITE PAPER: Discover how you can solve storage capacity and performance latency issues caused by Adobe Premier by adopting a data-aware scale-out NAS array. Learn how real-time analytics into data management, support for agile development, and more can help you keep your software running smoothly.
Posted: 28 Jul 2017 | Published: 28 Jul 2017

Qumulo

FlashStack: Energizing IT
sponsored by Pure Storage
WHITE PAPER: Are you taking full advantage of data center technical innovations? If not, access this sheet to get a bird's eye view of FlashStack, a flash-integrated converged infrastructure that will flex, scale, and support the services, apps, and rate of change that you need to maintain a competitive advantage.
Posted: 18 Jul 2017 | Published: 18 Jul 2017

Pure Storage

Changing Customer Experience Expectations for Enterprise Storage
sponsored by Pure Storage
WHITE PAPER: Click inside this white paper to learn about a storage refresh system for all-flash arrays that allows users to upgrade performance and capacity independently, removes the need to repurchase technology, and more.
Posted: 13 Jul 2017 | Published: 31 Oct 2016

Pure Storage

An Overview of A New Style of Scale-Out NAS
sponsored by Qumulo
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn about a new scale-out storage system designed to offer raw capacity at scale, as well as provide up-to-the-minute analysis, leverage both SSDs and HDDs, and more.
Posted: 07 Jun 2017 | Published: 07 Jun 2017

Qumulo

How Always-On Global Data Efficiencies Maximize System Capacity Without Performance vs. Capacity Trade-Offs
sponsored by NetApp
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores a system that may be able to solve the capacity-performance dilemma. By combining strong SSD performance with a multi-layer compression and data deduplication technique, you'll be able to make flash scalability an economic reality.
Posted: 12 May 2017 | Published: 12 May 2017

NetApp

A Service Provider's Perspective: Scale-Up vs. Scale-Out
sponsored by NetApp
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn how adopting a scale-up storage system can solve the problem of scale-out workloads. Click inside to discover why successful scale-out storage isn't automatic, the key capabilities of a scale-out storage array, and more.
Posted: 11 May 2017 | Published: 30 Dec 2016

NetApp

Meet the Flash Platform Transforming Customer Expectations of Enterprise Storage
sponsored by Pure Storage
WHITE PAPER: Download this IDC paper to assess the technical, financial, and business implications of implementing an all-flash storage offering that's shaking up the traditionally risky enterprise storage upgrade cycle with a system that is non-disruptive and requires no data migration.
Posted: 05 Dec 2016 | Published: 05 Dec 2016

Pure Storage

Virtual Networks Power Digital Transformation
sponsored by Comcast
WHITE PAPER: The foundation of your organization's transition to hybrid/multi-cloud environments and management of IoT devices is your network. In this white paper, learn how you can launch your digital journey with an SD-WAN architecture.
Posted: 03 Nov 2017 | Published: 03 Nov 2017

Comcast

SD-WAN: Enabling the Enterprise to Overcome Barriers to Digital Transformation
sponsored by Comcast
WHITE PAPER: In this IDC research report, gain a deeper understanding of the current state of enterprise WAN usage, challenges organizations still need to achieve digital transformation and the key benefits of using SD-WAN.
Posted: 27 Oct 2017 | Published: 31 May 2017

Comcast

Dell Storage for HPC with Intel Enterprise Edition 2.3 for Lustre
sponsored by Dell EMC and IntelĀ®
WHITE PAPER: In high performance computing, the efficient delivery of data to and from compute nodes is often complicated to execute. Discover how to deliver the high performance and availability your HPC system craves by deploying a scale-out storage appliance complete with an open source parallel file system.
Posted: 22 Dec 2016 | Published: 31 Oct 2015

Dell EMC and IntelĀ®

VMTurbo Applies Market-Based Modeling to Workload Performance Management Challenges
sponsored by Turbonomic
WHITE PAPER: Cloud management is the key to meeting dynamic workload performance demands. Read on to learn about the top cloud management tools that are being implemented across the United States, and gain insight into one company's approach.
Posted: 07 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2015

Turbonomic

WAN Virtualization: Increase Application Reliability and Lower Networking Costs
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Discover how WAN virtualization can help you increase application reliability and scale bandwidth all while lowering networking costs.
Posted: 15 May 2015 | Published: 24 Apr 2015

Citrix

Rethinking Storage in an Always-On World: Big Data Puts the Spotlight on Hyperscale Computing
sponsored by Red Hat and HP
WHITE PAPER: Uncover the benefits and challenges of working with big data, the type of storage it needs and best practices for deploying the right storage technology for you.
Posted: 11 Jun 2014 | Published: 11 Jun 2014

Red Hat and HP

Scale-Out Storage Ideal Solution for Unstructured Data Growth
sponsored by Red Hat and HP
WHITE PAPER: Find out why scale-out storage solutions are proving to be a popular alternative to traditional storage options.
Posted: 11 Jun 2014 | Published: 30 Jun 2013

Red Hat and HP

Business Intelligence: Cognos BI: The new era of capacity management: The art of the possible
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Read the following white paper to see how Capacity Management Analytics can allow for capacity planners, system administrators, data center executives, and others to track, measure, and forecast capacity, pinpoint issues, and more.
Posted: 06 Jun 2014 | Published: 06 Jun 2014

IBM

Analyst report: The Optimal Path to the Private Cloud
sponsored by EMC
WHITE PAPER: Uncover a complete list of cloud computing benefits, as well as the best ways to move toward private cloud.
Posted: 29 May 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2013

EMC
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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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