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ALSO CALLED: Memory ICs, Memory Integrated Circuits, Computer Storage, Memory Chips, FIFO Memory, Computer Memory
DEFINITION: Memory is the electronic holding place for instructions and data that your computer's microprocessor can reach quickly. When your computer is in normal operation, its memory usually contains the main parts of the operating system and some or all of the application programs and related data that are being used. Memory is often used as a shorter synonym for random access memory (RAM). This kind  … 
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Dell™Reliable Memory Technology
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper examines the root causes of memory errors and discusses and discusses the core concepts of technology designed to remediate and obviate these errors.
Posted: 12 Mar 2014 | Published: 12 Mar 2014

Dell, Inc.

A Major Change in x86 Server Design: IBM X6 Platforms
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access this informative resource to find out the how revolutionized x86 servers will be used, as well as the benefits they will provide.
Posted: 05 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

IBM

Deploying and Optimizing SQL Server for Virtual Machines
sponsored by SolarWinds, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will gain deeper insight into the four critical resource areas that impact database performance and reliability in a virtual machine.
Posted: 29 Aug 2013 | Published: 29 Aug 2013

SolarWinds, Inc.

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.

Webroot Secure Anywhere Cloud vs. Six Traditional Security Products
sponsored by Webroot
WHITE PAPER: PassMark Software recently conducted performance testing on eight security software products, on Windows 7 Ultimate Edition. View this white paper to uncover how the software performed in different areas. Each guideline is explained further in the resource.
Posted: 27 Jul 2012 | Published: 24 Jul 2012

Webroot

The Journey to Unified Computing
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains how virtualization has removed many of the data center resource constraints of the past. Find out why management of your IT infrastructure should be integrated and learn how to set your business up for private cloud success.
Posted: 02 Jun 2011 | Published: 01 Apr 2010

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux has Best Total Cost of Ownership on Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization
sponsored by Red Hat.
WHITE PAPER: A virtualization platform can be very expensive. It's important to consider all costs included in the virtualization process  to ensure a successful virtual environment. Read on to discover how the combination of two Red Hat operating systems will lower your total cost of ownership and increase your infrastructure value
Posted: 19 May 2011 | Published: 19 May 2011

Red Hat.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 on Next-Generation Servers
sponsored by Dell, Inc., Intel and Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines the defining reliability, availability, and serviceability characteristics of Red Hat Enterprise Linux. Learn how they enable the addition and removal of physical and logical devices while improving system availability and increasing capacity.
Posted: 27 Apr 2011 | Published: 26 Apr 2011

Dell, Inc., Intel and Red Hat

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ): SAN Acceleration Using FalconStor Network Storage Server (NSS)
sponsored by FalconStor Software
WHITE PAPER: Do you have questions regarding SAN acceleration? Learn more about solid state storage, which solid state technologies are currently on the market, and why your enterprise needs solid state storage. This concise white paper is designed to answer frequently asked questions on these topics and more.
Posted: 25 Oct 2010 | Published: 25 Oct 2010

FalconStor Software

Global Application and SAN Acceleration with Solid-State Storage
sponsored by FalconStor Software
WHITE PAPER: This paper investigates the deployment models of solid-state storage, and explains how the FalconStor Network Storage Server SAN Accelerator solution enhances this technology to deliver additional value through application-specific and global SAN acceleration.
Posted: 25 Oct 2010 | Published: 25 Oct 2010

FalconStor Software

Dell High Availability Solutions Guide for Microsoft Hyper-V
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This Dell High Availability Solutions Guide for Microsoft Hyper-V introduces different options to implement HA for Hyper-V environments.
Posted: 28 Jan 2010 | Published: 11 Dec 2008

Dell, Inc.

Breaking the Scalability Barrier with Infinite Cache
sponsored by EnterpriseDB Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Infinite Cache™ from EnterpriseDB revolutionizes distributed cache management on commodity blade server hardware by substantially increasing the amount of memory available to hold data including entire databases with outstanding performance.
Posted: 23 Sep 2009 | Published: 22 Sep 2009

EnterpriseDB Corporation

Best Practices for a Data Warehouse on Oracle Database 11g
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: In order to ensure the enterprise data warehouse will get the optimal performance and will scale as your data set grows you need to get three fundamental things correct, the hardware configuration, the data model and the data loading process.
Posted: 19 Jan 2009 | Published: 19 Jan 2009

Oracle Corporation

Dell High Availability Solutions Guide for Microsoft Hyper-V
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This Dell High Availability Solutions Guide for Microsoft Hyper-V introduces different options to implement HA for Hyper-V environments.
Posted: 11 Dec 2008 | Published: 11 Dec 2008

Dell and Microsoft

Getting Started with LINQ to XML
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: LINQ is an acronym which stands for Language Integrated Query. This new technology comes built into the .NET Framework 3.5 and can be used with any of the different languages that run under .NET. This paper serves as an introduction.
Posted: 10 Dec 2008 | Published: 10 Dec 2008

Global Knowledge

Virtual Machines Are Not Free
sponsored by VKernel
WHITE PAPER: This paper explains the advantages that virtual machine provides to the IT department.
Posted: 14 Nov 2008 | Published: 14 Nov 2008

VKernel

IBM System X4: Delivering High Value through Scale Up
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This IDC white paper explores the benefits of consolidation and virtualization, it shows how utilizing larger servers with scale-up architectures is a more cost effective approach to growing business needs.
Posted: 10 Jun 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2008

IBM

Scalability of 64-bit Terminal Server Platforms
sponsored by visionapp
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper first describes the test environment and the methodology used and then it provides detailed descriptions of the various scalability test results.
Posted: 09 May 2008 | Published: 01 Oct 2006

visionapp

A Guide to Understanding Messaging Archiving
sponsored by Sunbelt Software
WHITE PAPER: This analyst paper by Osterman Research discusses the several reasons to implement a messaging archiving system and provide an overview of ten vendors whose offerings are focused squarely on the archiving space.
Posted: 15 Feb 2008 | Published: 06 Aug 2008

Sunbelt Software

Extending Xen with Intel® Virtualization Technology
sponsored by Intel Corporation
WHITE PAPER: For Linux servers, Xen acts as the virtual machine monitor which can offer support to unmodified and paravirtualized guest operating systems. Read this white paper to get a better understanding of Xen and recent changes that enhance virtual perform...
Posted: 18 Jun 2007 | Published: 10 Aug 2006

Intel Corporation

National Instruments Synchronization and Memory Core - A Modern Architecture for Mixed Signal Test
sponsored by National Instruments
WHITE PAPER: By providing a common architecture for the 100 MS/s mixed-signal prototyping a test suite of instruments, the SMC enables the instruments to test systems where digital and analog signals are side by side.
Posted: 28 Aug 2003 | Published: 01 Jul 2003

National Instruments

FIFO Solutions for Increasing Clock Rates and Data Widths
sponsored by Texas Instruments, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Steady increases in microprocessor operating frequencies and bus widths over recent years have challenged system designers to find FIFO memories that meet their needs.
Posted: 13 Apr 2000 | Published: 01 Jan 1996

Texas Instruments, Inc.
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MEMORY DEFINITION (continued): …  of memory is located on one or more microchips that are physically close to the microprocessor in your computer. The more RAM you have, the less frequently the computer has to access instructions and data from the more slowly accessed hard disk form of storage.Memory is sometimes distinguished from storage, or the physical medium that holds the much larger amounts of data that won't fit into RAM and may not be immediately needed there. Storage devices include hard disks, floppy disks, CD-ROM, and tape backup systems. The terms auxiliary storage, auxiliary memory, and secondary memory have … 
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