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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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5 Must-Haves for 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®

Busting Solid-State Storage Myths: Maximizing the Impact of Flash
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to bust common solid state storage myths, and find out exactly how some companies are using flash to reach their data storage goals.
Posted: 25 Jun 2015 | Published: 31 Jul 2014

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

It’s Time to Refresh Your Organization’s Laptop Fleet
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to explore top tips to help maintain optimal data security as it moves from device to device, without affecting employee productivity. Also, learn the benefits of refreshing client operating systems and how this can be key to keeping your system secure.
Posted: 22 Jun 2015 | Published: 22 Jun 2015

Dell and Microsoft

Why (And How) Managed Srevice Providers Should Sell SaaS Applications
sponsored by Datto, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains why MSPs should be selling SaaS, and more importantly, how to go about it.
Posted: 18 Jun 2015 | Published: 18 Jun 2015

Datto, Inc.

Key Features to Look for When Choosing a Flash Storage Product
sponsored by Pure Storage
WHITE PAPER: This buyers' guide reveals what constitutes a solid foundation for evaluating and selecting all-flash storage for enterprise class environments.
Posted: 18 Jun 2015 | Published: 18 Jun 2015

Pure Storage

PBBAs Tap into Key Data Protection Trends to Drive Strong Market Growth
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: View this white paper to get a good look at the PBBA market, the drivers of market development, and the key benefits these appliances offer enterprises.
Posted: 17 Jun 2015 | Published: 01 Oct 2014

Symantec Corporation

Integrated infrastructure simplifies desktop virtualization management and deployment
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn how integrated infrastructures – a combination of servers, networking, storage, and management platforms – alleviate desktop virtualization issues. Explore the characteristics of an ideal integrated infrastructure and discover an integrated system that can simplify the deployment and management of your VDI project.
Posted: 10 Jun 2015 | Published: 31 Jul 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix

Adopting a More Efficient and Affordable Strategy for Multi-Vendor Support
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this informative white paper, learn how to adopt a more efficient and affordable strategy for multi-vendor support within your organization.
Posted: 05 Jun 2015 | Published: 01 Jun 2015

IBM

FlexPod Datacenter with Microsoft Private Cloud
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: View this white paper to learn about a private cloud solution that is designed for deploying Cisco® and NetApp technologies as a shared cloud infrastructure that has been validated under the Microsoft Private Cloud Fast Track v4 program.
Posted: 03 Jun 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Best Practices for Server Migration with Windows® Server 2012
sponsored by Lenovo and Intel
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper for some reasons to consider migrating to Windows Server 2012 R2 as well as best practices for a successful migration.
Posted: 02 Jun 2015 | Published: 31 Oct 2013

Lenovo 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

Dell PowerEdge R630 Configuration for MS Private Cloud Fast Track
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: View this solution brief to discover a flexible reference architecture designed for simple, scalable Microsoft Private Cloud deployments.
Posted: 18 May 2015 | Published: 18 May 2015

Dell and Microsoft

Hyper Converged Infrastructure Appliances for Private Cloud
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: View this technical paper to discover the role a hyper converged infrastructure appliance plays in a private cloud.
Posted: 15 May 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Dell and Microsoft

An Innovative Approach to Solid-State Storage
sponsored by Hitachi Data Systems
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn about one flash storage system that takes costs into account, for both large and small businesses. Read on to find out to overcome the management challenges of high velocity data.
Posted: 13 May 2015 | Published: 30 Apr 2015

Hitachi Data Systems

Tackling an OS migration project
sponsored by 1e Inc
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to overcome excrutiatingly painful OS migrations through the experiences of a large telecommunications provider who was able to leverage automation techniques and migrate 1,000 systems per day.
Posted: 24 Apr 2015 | Published: 24 Apr 2015

1e Inc

Best Practices for Server Migration with Windows® Server 2012
sponsored by Lenovo
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper for some reasons to consider migrating to Windows Server 2012 R2 as well as best practices for a successful migration.
Posted: 16 Apr 2015 | Published: 31 Oct 2013

Lenovo

Best-In-Class Attributes for Today's Optimised Infrastructure
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited & Intel® (Processor Intel® Xeon®)
WHITE PAPER: View this white paper to learn why Best-in-Class IT comes out on top when compared to others, including several benefits.
Posted: 15 Apr 2015 | Published: 15 Apr 2015

Hewlett-Packard Limited & Intel® (Processor  Intel® Xeon®)

How to Handle the High Demands of Today's Workloads
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited & Intel® (Processor Intel® Xeon®)
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn why businesses must take the opportunity to update their hardware in order to meet the demands of today's workloads, as well as gain the significant benefits that a modern IT infrastructure brings.
Posted: 14 Apr 2015 | Published: 31 Jan 2015

Hewlett-Packard Limited & Intel® (Processor  Intel® Xeon®)

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

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

Hadoop for Cloud ebook
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This resource explores how you can use Hadoop in the cloud to cost-effectively deploy analytics for all users in your organization, providing the benefits of big data to everyone. Read on to learn how to reduce hardware and software costs, avoid future expansion costs, and simplify development processes.
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

Busting Solid-State Storage Myths: Maximizing the Impact of Flash
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to bust common solid state storage myths, and find out exactly how some companies are using flash to reach their data storage goals.
Posted: 12 Mar 2015 | Published: 31 Jul 2014

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

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
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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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