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ALSO CALLED: Highly Available Computing, Data Availability, HA, High-availability, Availability
DEFINITION: In information technology, high availability refers to a system or component that is continuously operational for a desirably long length of time. Availability can be measured relative to "100% operational" or "never failing." A widely-held but difficult-to-achieve standard of availability for a system or product is known as "five 9s" (99.999 percent) availability.Since a computer system or a network  … 
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Western Health Protects Wellness of Hyper-V Environment with Veeam
sponsored by Veeam Software
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights a virtual backup solution that reduces the complexity of VM backup.
Posted: 28 Oct 2014 | Published: 04 Jul 2014

Veeam Software

Unified Storage: Capacity Optimization Features and Virtualization Capabilities
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: View this short video to learn how the largest Canadian-based provider of human resources consulting and outsourcing services upgraded and modernized its storage infrastructure using virtualized software defined storage systems designed to consolidate workloads into a single storage system for simplicity of management.
Posted: 28 Oct 2014 | Published: 23 Oct 2014

IBM

SoftLayer Gaming Solutions
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive whitepaper covers how the video game industry can turn to infrastructure that will allow them to meet the demands of their users.
Posted: 10 Oct 2014 | Published: 16 Sep 2013

IBM

Continuous Application Availability With EMC VPLEX
sponsored by Bull
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper discusses the effectiveness of "continuous availability" programs as compared to traditional DR and HA, and takes a look at the EMC deployment model for continuous application availability.
Posted: 09 Oct 2014 | Published: 09 Oct 2014

Bull

SAP Solutions—High Availability on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications
sponsored by SUSE
WHITE PAPER: This resource explores how you can deliver the hardware and software necessary to successfully set up and run high availability SAP workloads in physical and virtual environments. Read on to learn how to eliminate all single points of failure and ensure that takeover procedures happen reliably, smoothly, and quickly in the event of an outage.
Posted: 06 Oct 2014 | Published: 31 Jul 2012

SUSE

Doubly Dependable: Linux and Open-Source HA Build on Mainframe’s Strengths
sponsored by SUSE
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource to learn how your mainframe-based infrastructure can profit from advanced OSS HA cluster technologies available on Linux. Read on to learn how you can reduce downtime and add even more protection for your data by deploying Linux-based, open-source HA solutions.
Posted: 06 Oct 2014 | Published: 30 Aug 2013

SUSE

SoftLayer Gaming Solutions
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive whitepaper covers how the video game industry can turn to infrastructure that will allow them meet the demands of their users.
Posted: 16 Sep 2014 | Published: 16 Sep 2013

IBM

Next generation firewall product analysis
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This resource contains a product analysis of a next generation firewall (NGFW) that discusses security, performance, TCO and several other categories that are not available anywhere else.
Posted: 10 Sep 2014 | Published: 10 Sep 2014

Fortinet, Inc.

Enhance Performance and Availability for SQL Server Deployments with Dell, Fusion-io, and SIOS
sponsored by SIOS Technology Corp
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains the benefits of choosing a SANLess cluster platform to handle the demands of mission critical SQL Server workloads.
Posted: 18 Jul 2014 | Published: 18 Jul 2014

SIOS Technology Corp

Heighten Security and Improve Availability With an Application Delivery Solution
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Find out which application virtualization and delivery solutions are capable of working together to provide you with both high availability and stellar security.
Posted: 20 Jun 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2010

Citrix

Comparing IBM Informix and Oracle Database for High Availability and Data Replication, an ITG Management Report
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this report, get an in-depth comparison between Oracle Databases and Real Application Clusters (RAC) and IBM Informix with regards to high availability and data replication.
Posted: 02 May 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

IBM

Bring Increased Agility & Availability to Business Applications
sponsored by NEC Corporation of America
WHITE PAPER: Read this informative white paper now to uncover the key features of a virtualization tool which will help you expand the benefits of virtualization to business applications such as SQL Server.
Posted: 01 May 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

NEC Corporation of America

Windows Azure IaaS: High Availability and Disaster Recovery with SIOS
sponsored by SIOS Technology Corp
WHITE PAPER: Understand the four different high availability and disaster recovery models for your SQL Server, the key features of each and how to implement them.
Posted: 21 Apr 2014 | Published: 21 Apr 2014

SIOS Technology Corp

The Road to Better Storage: Keep Up with Data Growth
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper showcases a comprehensive approach to meeting today's demanding storage needs. Discover how this innovative solution can give you the right combination of more and less to meet the needs of data and storage growth – while minimizing budgets and resources.
Posted: 14 Apr 2014 | Published: 23 Oct 2013

IBM

Exclusive Report: Midrange Disk Evaluation and Test Results Revealed
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This report documents the results of ESG Lab hands-on testing of a powerful and easy-to-use innovative midrange disk system. It focuses on the enterprise-class features and functionality offered by the platform, including heterogeneous storage virtualization, thin provisioning, data mobility, and capacity-efficient point-in-time snapshots.
Posted: 22 Oct 2013 | Published: 31 Aug 2012

IBM

Best Practices for Windows Server 2012 and SAN Integration
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This document provides an overview of Microsoft Windows Server 2012 and introduces best practice guidelines when integrating Windows Server 2012 with the Dell Compellent Storage Center.
Posted: 29 Aug 2013 | Published: 31 Jul 2013

Dell and Microsoft

Humidification Stratiegies for Data Centers and Network Rooms
sponsored by APC by Schneider Electric
WHITE PAPER: This paper explains the nature of humidity, its effects and its management in computer rooms and data centers.
Posted: 26 Mar 2014 | Published: 20 Nov 2008

APC by Schneider Electric

Eliminate Downtime for Oracle Databases
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: This technical brief explains how SharePlex can help organizations ensure high availability of their Oracle databases to improve overall system availability.
Posted: 06 Mar 2014 | Published: 10 Jul 2013

Dell Software

5 Ways to Improve Business Continuity
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details 5 ways you can improve business continuity with virtualization.
Posted: 17 Dec 2013 | Published: 17 Dec 2013

Dell and VMware

Taking the Enterprise Data Center into the Cloud
sponsored by Emerson Network Power
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides a detailed overview of cloud computing technology, including a standard definition of cloud computing, common types of cloud architectures and services, and driving factors and perceived risks impacting widespread adoption. Read on now to learn more.
Posted: 25 Nov 2013 | Published: 25 Nov 2013

Emerson Network Power

FAS2240 - An Inside Look
sponsored by NetApp
WHITE PAPER: This informative white paper details NetApp's ground breaking storage platform designed to provide resiliency, availability, serviceability, and manageability.
Posted: 08 Nov 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

NetApp

Presentation Transcript: SMART Guidance for Exchange Migrations
sponsored by BinaryTree
WHITE PAPER: This informative transcript of a recent webinar shares some of the new features of Microsoft Exchange Server 2013, and discusses the migration process from Exchange Server 2010 or earlier.
Posted: 09 Oct 2013 | Published: 09 Oct 2013

BinaryTree

IDC Technology Spotlight - Continuous Operations for Applications with Multiple Storage Array Access
sponsored by EMC Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This informative paper explores a distributed storage approach within your data center. Read on to discover how this technology can help you, minimize downtime with continuous operations, reduce application complexity and achieve higher storage utilization with increased availability.
Posted: 25 Sep 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

EMC Corporation

Hyper-V® 2012 vs. vSphere™ 5.1 - Understanding the Differences
sponsored by SolarWinds, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In order to help vSphere administrators make the knowledge leap between VMware vSphere and Microsoft Hyper-V, this paper will outline the differences between the currently shipping products from both VMware and Microsoft: vSphere 5.1 and Hyper-V 2012. Discover key features in the products and be exposed to the feature details as that may exist.
Posted: 26 Aug 2013 | Published: 26 Aug 2013

SolarWinds, Inc.

Enable Data Collaboration Through Powerful Storage Efficiencies
sponsored by Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides insight into a leading vendor's optimized technology for tiered storage infrastructure – offering the flexibility to scale both capacity and performance independently while also keeping storage costs low and providing reliable data protection over many years.
Posted: 23 Aug 2013 | Published: 28 Feb 2013

Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
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HIGH AVAILABILITY DEFINITION (continued): …  consists of many parts in which all parts usually need to be present in order for the whole to be operational, much planning for high availability centers around backup and failover processing and data storage and access. For storage, a redundant array of independent disks (RAID) is one approach. A more recent approach is the storage area network (SAN).Some availability experts emphasize that, for any system to be highly available, the parts of a system should be well-designed and thoroughly tested before they are used. For example, a new application program that has not been thoroughly tested … 
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