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ALSO CALLED: Hardware Devices, Physical Devices, Machines
DEFINITION: In information technology, hardware is the physical aspect of computers, telecommunications, and other devices. The term arose as a way to distinguish the "box" and the electronic circuitry and components of a computer from the program you put in it to make it do things. The program came to be known as the software.Hardware implies permanence and invariability. Software or programming can easily  … 
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Epson® Advantage Partner Program
sponsored by Tech Data - Epson
WHITE PAPER: Quality printers and scanners can make a significant difference when it comes to improving the quality of life in the workplace. Read this flyer to learn how you can save your clients time and effort with top-of-the-line printers and scanners. See what it takes to become a partner with one of the fastest growing scanner brands in North America.
Posted: 21 Nov 2017 | Published: 30 Jun 2017

Tech Data - Epson

Key Elements of a Successful Data Center Cabinet Ecosystem
sponsored by Chatsworth Products Europe
WHITE PAPER: White space management is becoming increasingly important as data centers become more complex. This white paper describes the key elements of a cabinet ecosystem and shows how selecting an integrated solution will help simplify white space management.
Posted: 15 Nov 2017 | Published: 31 Aug 2017

Chatsworth Products Europe

For CTO’s: The No-Nonsense Way to Accelerate Your Business with Containers
sponsored by Canonical
WHITE PAPER: Containers are improving data center efficiency and performance without having to make additional investments in hardware or infrastructure. This white paper explains the background and timeline to the development of containers, and the technology that has led to the proliferation of containers on the Linux platform.
Posted: 19 Oct 2017 | Published: 28 Feb 2017

Canonical

Who Can Benefit from SAP HANA Database and S/4HANA on IBM Power Systems?
sponsored by EOH IBM
WHITE PAPER: Find out how to improve flexibility, performance, and reliability for SAP HANA databases. Plus, learn how to support highly data-intensive workloads and update your underlying hardware, architecture, and processors that support SAP HANA.
Posted: 04 Oct 2017 | Published: 31 May 2017

EOH IBM

How to Choose an IT Rack
sponsored by Schneider Electric
WHITE PAPER: Your IT rack is the building block of your data center and has to support all of your equipment. Use this white paper to evaluate and manage racks considering your growth plan, rack performance, and user preference before the installation.
Posted: 29 Aug 2017 | Published: 29 Aug 2017

Schneider Electric

Rack Selection Guide
sponsored by Schneider Electric
WHITE PAPER: This white paper is your guide to choosing the rack to best support your data center based on the types of applications and equipment you need to run.
Posted: 28 Aug 2017 | Published: 29 Dec 2016

Schneider Electric

Enclosure and Rack Systems
sponsored by Schneider Electric
WHITE PAPER: Today's racks and enclosures need to support a greater number and variety of applications and devices. Access this white paper to learn about a rack infrastructure that can mount a mix of different equipment and support high-capacity cable management in an efficient, flexible design.
Posted: 28 Aug 2017 | Published: 30 Jun 2016

Schneider Electric

Change & Upgrade Databases – Without Degrading the User Experience
sponsored by Quest
WHITE PAPER: Many factors can affect a DB, including: Platform changes, system configuration, hardware upgrades, and more. Simply making changes and risking a poor user experience shouldn't be an option. Learn how DBAs can use Quest® Benchmark Factory to ensure that changes to DBs won't degrade the user experience.
Posted: 13 Jun 2017 | Published: 13 Jun 2017

Quest

Data Center Physical Realities in a Software-Defined And Virtualized World
sponsored by Raritan Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Discover five key aspects of IT that are inextricably tied to computing's physical realities, even as computing becomes more virtualized, software-defined, and cloud-based. You'll also learn three actions to take to address the physical realities of business in an increasingly tech-centric world.
Posted: 04 Oct 2016 | Published: 04 Oct 2016

Raritan Inc.

DCIG Buyer's Guide for Midmarket Enterprise Storage Arrays
sponsored by Tegile, a Western Digital brand
WHITE PAPER: The DCIG 2016-17 Midmarket Enterprise Storage Array Buyer's Guide serves the needs of the midmarket technology buyer, collecting data on 17 of the top products in the industry and presenting that data in easy-to-consume one-page summaries. The analyst firm focused its evaluation on storage arrays with a maximum raw storage capacity of 500TB.
Posted: 16 Aug 2016 | Published: 16 Aug 2016

Tegile, a Western Digital brand

Side By Side Comparison: SSD Architectures
sponsored by NetApp
WHITE PAPER: Many companies are looking to upgrade to flash storage. However, there are a vast amount of flash storage arrays on the market. How can you choose the one that's right for you?Access this white paper for a side by side comparison of two all-flash arrays to help you decide on an array that's right for your business.
Posted: 07 Apr 2015 | Published: 30 Jun 2014

NetApp

Seven Principles for Achieving High Performance and Scalability for Information Integration
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper for information integration success stories. Also, find critical success criteria for an architecture's scalability.
Posted: 26 Jan 2015 | Published: 30 Apr 2014

IBM

Multiple Monitors in the Mobile World
sponsored by TechData - Samsung
WHITE PAPER: This white paper takes looks at how businesses and organizations are benefiting from investing in desktop displays in an increasingly mobile world. Learn how to design an ergonomic office that will benefit your employees and your bottom line.
Posted: 14 Sep 2017 | Published: 14 Sep 2017

TechData - Samsung

Tools of Today's Trade
sponsored by TechData - Samsung
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn how the tools of the modern workforce have evolved over the last 20 years, and find out what kind of tools your workforce needs right now, to enhance productivity.
Posted: 13 Sep 2017 | Published: 13 Sep 2017

TechData - Samsung

The Internet Of Relevant Things: Achieving Strategic Goals By Bridging Business Objectives With IoT Context & Data
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: The term Internet of Things (IoT) itself can be misleading, so it is important to consider one thing before going into a project: relevancy. Access this white paper to learn how to evaluate your IoT projects for business relevancy and better manage projects with secure networking without compromising usability.
Posted: 12 Jul 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2016

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Reduce TCO for Your Data Center with a Streamlined Hardware Maintenance Strategy
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes how using a lifecycle approach to data center equipment maintenance and consolidating support vendors can help CPOs achieve goals like – reducing TCO, ease of vendor and contract management, optimizing IT availability and more.
Posted: 12 Apr 2017 | Published: 30 Jun 2016

IBM

Achieve Rapid Cold Start Success for SAP HANA
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Today's business landscape requires speed and constant availability from your database. Even if you run a tight operation, there are going to be times when a restart is unavoidable. Access this white paper to learn about a power system that can execute cold starts, leading you to a number of business benefits.
Posted: 22 Mar 2017 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

IBM

Bring Mac To The Enterprise with A Modern Approach
sponsored by vmware airwatch
WHITE PAPER: Apple began aligning management profiles in Mac and iOS software years ago so that Macs could be managed alongside iOS devices with mobile device management (MDM). This whitepaper summarizes the key challenges of Mac management and outlines considerations and product features to help ensure a successful deployment.
Posted: 03 Mar 2017 | Published: 30 Dec 2016

vmware airwatch

Technical Support Services for SAP HANA on Power Systems
sponsored by IBM FD
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to ensure your SAP HANA running on Power Systems Infrastructure is available and running optimally by using a support service offering an array of flexible support options for the full lifecycle of your SAP HANA on Power Systems infrastructure.
Posted: 23 May 2016 | Published: 29 May 2015

IBM FD

Riverbed Hyper-converged Edge
sponsored by Riverbed Technology, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Take a look at the architecture of traditional HCIs and how organizations are turning to stateless, rather than stateful, hyper-converged architectures to overcome common remote office dilemmas.
Posted: 17 Dec 2015 | Published: 17 Dec 2015

Riverbed Technology, Inc.

Goodbye to Windows Server 2003. Hello HP. Successfully migrate to the New Style of IT
sponsored by HP
WHITE PAPER: Read this transcript for five considerations that will convince you to migrate from Windows Server 2003.
Posted: 08 Jul 2015 | Published: 08 Jul 2015

HP

Comparing Solid-State Storage Architectures
sponsored by NetApp
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

NetApp

IBM FlashSystem 900: Value at the Core
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn how flash storage can boost storage performance and speed up processing times. Read on to learn about the technology behind a new flash storage system.
Posted: 02 Apr 2015 | Published: 02 Apr 2015

IBM

Real-time Compression Results In Storage Efficiency
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn about a storage system that uses real-time compression and SSD technology to boost storage performance. Read on to learn more about how the benefits of this storage system provide a strong ROI, and how your organization could cut costs.
Posted: 01 Apr 2015 | Published: 30 Apr 2014

IBM

ESG: Economics of Flash Compared to Hard Disk
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn about the economic value of flash compared to hard disks and decide for yourself if flash is worth the investment.
Posted: 17 Mar 2015 | Published: 28 Feb 2015

IBM
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HARDWARE DEFINITION (continued): …  be varied. You can put an entirely new program in the hardware and make it create an entirely new experience for the user. You can, however, change the modular configurations that most computers come with by adding new adapters or cards that extend the computer's capabilities.Like software, hardware is a collective term. Hardware includes not only the computer proper but also the cables, connectors, power supply units, and peripheral devices such as the keyboard, mouse, audio speakers, and printers.Hardware is sometimes used as a term collectively describing the physical aspects of telephony … 
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