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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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Best-In-Class Attributes for Today's Optimised Infrastructure
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited & Intel® (Procesor 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® (Procesor  Intel® Xeon®)

Riak NoSQL for high availability and scale
sponsored by Basho Technologies
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores why companies are moving away from relational databases and towards Riak. Additionally, learn simple patterns for building common applications in Riak using its key/value design, dealing with data conflicts, and discuss multi-datacenter replication.
Posted: 08 Apr 2015 | Published: 08 Apr 2015

Basho Technologies

Exchange 2010 Advanced Protection
sponsored by Vision Solutions
WHITE PAPER: This document describes protection for Exchange Server 2010 and its component roles and illustrates how a combination of native solutions and offerings from Vision Solutions can provide a more complete solution for both high availability and disaster recovery.
Posted: 30 Mar 2015 | Published: 30 Mar 2015

Vision Solutions

Take network high availability to new heights with advanced clustering
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains why using an ADC deployment strategy to achieve HA does not have create a dent in your budget.
Posted: 25 Mar 2015 | Published: 31 Aug 2012

Citrix

Essential Enhancements for Your Database Support
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes one option for effective database support that offers availability, scalability and data integration capabilities.
Posted: 23 Feb 2015 | Published: 23 Feb 2015

Dell Software

Managed Software-Defined Storage by ServerCentral and Nexenta
sponsored by Nexenta
WHITE PAPER: After evaluating a number of software-defined storage options, ServerCentral finally found a system that could adapt to dynamic storage demands without the need to re-architect their storage infrastructure. Find out more about this system inside.
Posted: 21 Nov 2014 | Published: 21 Nov 2014

Nexenta

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

Seven Best Practices for Increasing Efficiency, Availability and Capacity: The Enterprise Data Center Design Guide
sponsored by Emerson Network Power
WHITE PAPER: This informative paper provides an enterprise data center design guide to perfect the efficiency, availability and capacity of your data center. Read on now to learn more.
Posted: 25 Nov 2013 | Published: 31 Oct 2012

Emerson Network Power

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

The Importance of Continuity in Office 365 Environments
sponsored by Mimecast
WHITE PAPER: This white paper focuses on the importance of continuity for the cloud-based email platform, Microsoft Office 365, and provides 4 steps to determining your need for high availability.
Posted: 06 Aug 2013 | Published: 06 Aug 2013

Mimecast

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

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

Humidification Stratiegies for Data Centers and Network Rooms
sponsored 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

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

Time for Converged Infrastructure?
sponsored by EMC Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This one page white paper explores converged infrastructure and when to deploy. Discover the intuitiveness of infrastructure and the benefits IT is reaping.
Posted: 31 Jul 2013 | Published: 31 Jul 2013

EMC Corporation

Re-enforcing a Reduced IT Infrastructure Model with High Availabilty
sponsored by LSI Corporation.
WHITE PAPER: Do you want an affordable, advanced storage clustering solution with high availability? Discover how you can use LSI Syncro CS solution at a low-cost that is even simpler-to-deploy.
Posted: 19 Jul 2013 | Published: 31 May 2013

LSI Corporation.

Building an Affordable, Fully Redundant Storage Appliance
sponsored by LSI Corporation.
WHITE PAPER: A shared storage solution is critical to achieving many of the benefits of server virtualization. Find out how LSI Syncro CS solutions can help you get reliable and high availability shared storage now.
Posted: 19 Jul 2013 | Published: 31 May 2013

LSI Corporation.
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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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