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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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Hardware White Papers (View All Report Types)
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An Executive Guide to IBM’s Strategy and Roadmap for its Integrated Operating Environment for Power Systems
sponsored by TechData Corporation
WHITE PAPER: As the integrated operating environment for IBM Power Systems server, IBM i is used by companies of all sizes in all regions of the world. Explore this white paper to understand IBM's strategy and roadmap for the IBM i operating system.
Posted: 24 May 2016 | Published: 29 Apr 2016

TechData Corporation

Technical Support Services for SAP HANA on Power Systems
sponsored by IBM FD
WHITE PAPER: Discover how you can 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

Easing IT migration
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Operating system (OS) migration is a complex, daunting task. This white paper will act as your guide to a successful migration, exploring the challenges you'll face and a solution that will make the process easier.
Posted: 12 May 2016 | Published: 08 Apr 2016

Citrix

Get best-of-breed customer premises equipment for a flat monthly fee
sponsored by Verizon
WHITE PAPER: Outdated customer premises equipment (CPE) can hold you back from taking advantage of advances in communications technology and applications. Access this white paper for a solution that will help manage your CPE, improve business performance, and stay ahead of the competition.
Posted: 10 May 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2015

Verizon

Building Information Modeling and Intelligent Green Buildings
sponsored by CommScope
WHITE PAPER: Discover in this white paper how building information modeling encourages collaborative behaviors that unlock new, more efficient ways of working at all stages of a project lifecycle. Read on to see how the U.K reduces construction capital cost and carbon burden like by 20%, and learn how your organization can do so as well.
Posted: 21 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Oct 2015

CommScope

Data Center Applications Standards Reference Guide: Networking and Storage
sponsored by CommScope
WHITE PAPER: In this technical white paper, discover a detailed overview of the most prevalent networking and storage applications in today's modern data centers. Additionally, read on to get instruction on computer clustering, SAN and server cabling, data security, and more.
Posted: 21 Apr 2016 | Published: 21 Apr 2016

CommScope

Go Beyond the Limitations of Traditional Teaching Software Labs
sponsored by Liquidware Labs
WHITE PAPER: Discover how an application layering platform offers the ability to provide a flexible, dynamic application delivery model for lab-based classroom settings.
Posted: 13 Apr 2016 | Published: 23 Feb 2016

Liquidware Labs

Upgrade Your Business by Upgrading to Smaller, Faster Desktops
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Aging desktops lack the latest hardware and software technology, but it can be difficult to tell if it's the right time to invest in new technology. This white paper describes how upgrading your desktops can empower you to manage desktops remotely and save time, consume less power and cut costs, and improve employee productivity.
Posted: 07 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Mar 2015

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Increase Productivity and Save Money with Smaller Desktops
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Your legacy desktops could be holding you back from encouraging productivity and saving money. Access this infographic to see the benefits that a smaller, faster desktop can bring your enterprise. Discover how you can decrease system noise, cut power consumption, and more.
Posted: 07 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Trade in Your Aging Desktops for a Smaller, Faster, Cost-Effective Alternative
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn about new desktop options that offer better performance in a smaller, quieter package without sacrificing business-critical features. Discover how you can reduce costs, consume less energy, and improve employee productivity.
Posted: 07 Apr 2016 | Published: 07 Apr 2016

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Brite-Box and Software-Defined Networking Are Driving Innovation and Data Center Network Savings
sponsored by Big Switch Networks
WHITE PAPER: Multivendor network architectures have become a key enterprise strategy for aligning functionality with business need and reducing costs by as much as fifty percent. Access this report from Gartner to see what they found out about software-defined networking.
Posted: 01 Apr 2016 | Published: 06 Nov 2015

Big Switch Networks

Addressing Key Usability and Supportability Issues for ZENworks Suite
sponsored by MicroFocus
WHITE PAPER: This white paper takes a look at the added value and improved capabilities available for ZENworks Suite and how this support pack is specifically designed with the user in mind to overcome a number of former user pain points.
Posted: 30 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

MicroFocus

LG Is Raising the Standard of Digital Signage
sponsored by LG Electronics
WHITE PAPER: Download this exclusive content now to see for yourself how LG is changing the game for displays and monitors. You'll learn about their display technologies and how their commercial LCD displays and monitors are keeping the environment in mind with power consumption savings modes.
Posted: 25 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

LG Electronics

Cost/Benefit Case for Next-Level Servers and Hardware
sponsored by Lenovo
WHITE PAPER: This report highlights significant server and hardware innovation capable of supporting business applications and keeping the enterprise agile. Read on and stop letting traditional infrastructures get in the way of important decisions.
Posted: 16 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Lenovo

The History and Trade-Offs of Traditional Hyper-Converged Infrastructure
sponsored by Riverbed Technology, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn about the pros and cons of Hyper-converged infrastructure, and about the world's first "stateless" hyper-converged architecture designed specifically for the branch.
Posted: 17 Dec 2015 | Published: 17 Dec 2015

Riverbed Technology, Inc.

Survival of the Fittest: Assessing the New Landscape of Enterprise Mobile Devices
sponsored by Panasonic
WHITE PAPER: Is rugged mobile technology still integral to enterprise mobility? In this white paper you will realize the continued importance of specialized mobile hardware and how these rugged devices are evolving to keep pace with consumer user interfaces and application usability. Read on to achieve maximum mobile ROI.
Posted: 17 Nov 2015 | Published: 31 Jul 2015

Panasonic

Deliver Windows Apps to Google Chromebooks for a Seamless, App-centric Experience From Anywhere
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains how, through the use of desktop virtualization solutions, organizations can launch centrally hosted enterprise applications alongside Google Apps, SaaS and other cloud services within the same Chrome environment without the need to launch one or more virtual Windows desktops.
Posted: 15 Sep 2015 | Published: 12 Sep 2014

Citrix

5 Ways to Lower Costs With Highly Manageable Infrastructure
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Learn what features you should look for when creating a highly manageable infrastructure.
Posted: 29 Jun 2015 | Published: 18 Nov 2014

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Capitalize on a Big Opportunity: Move Enterprise Services to the Cloud
sponsored by Dimension Data
WHITE PAPER: Access this informative guidebook to learn how you can build a successful enterprise cloud solution.
Posted: 20 May 2015 | Published: 20 May 2015

Dimension Data

Side By Side Comparison: SSD Architectures
sponsored by SolidFire
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

SolidFire

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

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

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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