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DEFINITION: A minicomputer, a term no longer much used, is a computer of a size intermediate between a microcomputer and a mainframe. Typically, minicomputers have been stand-alone computers (computer systems with attached terminals and other devices) sold to small and mid-size businesses for general business applications and to large enterprises for department-level operations. In recent years, the minicomputer  … 
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Improve Data Center Performance with Hybrid Storage
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Thankfully, there's a hybrid storage solution that improves performance while lowering the overall cost per user served. Your organization can take advantage of the benefits of flash without the complexity.
Posted: 13 Oct 2014 | Published: 13 Oct 2014

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Improve Performance and Increase Value With A PC Refresh
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Windows 8 Pro
WHITE PAPER: This white paper reveals three reasons to upgrade to new client systems in order to improve performance.
Posted: 08 Sep 2014 | Published: 29 Aug 2014

Dell, Inc. and Windows 8 Pro

Integrated OpenStack Cloud Solution with Service Assurance
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: Find out which hardware and software solutions can enable the private cloud to run all workloads.
Posted: 18 Aug 2014 | Published: 18 Aug 2014

Intel

Intel Cloud Builders Guide to Cloud Design and Deployment on Intel Platforms
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper describes scale-out storage reference architecture to demonstrate a "content cloud storage" deployment.
Posted: 06 Oct 2014 | Published: 06 Oct 2014

Red Hat

New Philips Office Monitors Bring Wellbeing to the Workplace
sponsored by MMD
WHITE PAPER: The following white paper explores the benefits of how pairing your workforce with an ergonomic monitor can alleviate a large portion of pain and fatigue, ultimately increasing their well-being, happiness, and efficiency. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 11 Apr 2014 | Published: 11 Apr 2014

MMD

Improving Data Center Infrastructure with Oracle's x86 Systems
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Learn how your organization can fight the complexity that usually comes with virtualization and cloud computing. This white paper presents a vendor that can offer a complete hardware and software stack for virtualized x86 infrastructures which allows enhanced reliability, optimized performance and cost savings.
Posted: 27 Jun 2012 | Published: 25 Jun 2012

Oracle Corporation

Improving the mobile experience through solid state drive
sponsored by Intel Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Intel IT is evaluating solid-state drive (SSD) technology to better understand the benefits to users and the impacts on the enterprise. We have initiated a proof of concept (PoC) study that includes extensive benchmark testing as well as deployment of notebooks with SSDs to the Intel workforce.
Posted: 27 May 2009 | Published: 05 Jan 2009

Intel Corporation

Increasing Business Performance: Using Virtualization for SAP Applications on IBM System p Servers
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper captures the experiences of six large companies running SAP applications using IBM® System p™ virtualization.
Posted: 17 Jun 2008 | Published: 16 Jun 2010

IBM

Increasing Performance, Security, and Manageability on Desktops and Notebooks with Intel® Core™2 Processor with vPro™ Technology and Windows® 7
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Technical decision makers are faced with many challenges in today's economy: help users get more work done faster and with fewer difficulties, protect the network and individual systems from attacks or malicious code, and much more. Find out how the Intel Core 2 processor with vPro technology complements the new Windows 7 operating system.
Posted: 15 Dec 2009 | Published: 16 Oct 2009

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Indonesia Stock Exchange halves its hardware investment cost with a Red Hat Solution
sponsored by Red Hat and Intel
WHITE PAPER: This brief whitepaper explains how the Indonesian Stock Exchange (IDX) was able to half its hardware costs by leveraging a Linux system to support trading machines, surveillance machines, database engines, and more.
Posted: 16 Dec 2013 | Published: 16 Dec 2013

Red Hat and Intel

Integrating HP Data Protector Software with HP Data Deduplication Solutions
sponsored by HP
WHITE PAPER: This white paper will discuss HP Data Protector Software which fully supports HP data deduplication technologies allowing you to recover files more quickly while reducing your data management and storage costs.
Posted: 10 Dec 2008 | Published: 10 Dec 2008

HP

Intel® Xeon® Processor 5500 Series: An Intelligent Approach to IT Challenges
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Company and Intel
WHITE PAPER: As data centers reach the upper limits of their power and cooling capacity, efficiency has become the focus of extending the life of existing data centers and designing new ones. As part of these efforts, IT needs to refresh existing infrastructure with servers that deliver more performance and scalability, more efficiently. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 08 Jul 2009 | Published: 08 Jul 2009

Hewlett Packard Company and Intel

Intel® Core™2 Processor with vPro™ Technology and Windows® 7: Better for Business
sponsored by Intel Technology Provider
WHITE PAPER: Technical decision makers are faced with many challenges in today's economy: help users get more work done faster and with fewer difficulties, protect the network and individual systems from attacks or malicious code, and much more. Find out how the Intel Core 2 processor with vPro technology complements the new Windows 7 operating system.
Posted: 19 Oct 2009 | Published: 16 Oct 2009

Intel Technology Provider

IT Security: Built-In Protection with Intel vPro Technology
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: New security threats are constantly emerging, and it is your responsibility to properly protect your business. This white paper discusses four key aspects of IT security and explains how you can effectively address them by implementing processors with built-in security features.
Posted: 12 Jun 2012 | Published: 01 May 2012

Intel

IT Takes Virtualization to Make an Agile Infrastructure
sponsored by AMD
WHITE PAPER: This paper discusses how AMD's ecosystem partners are adapting their software to take advantage of new virtualization extensions. It also explores the future of virtual technology, and assesses its impact on the industry in years to come.
Posted: 04 Nov 2008 | Published: 22 Aug 2008

AMD

Mastering the Multicore Challenge: An Elegant and Efficient Approach to Exploiting the Power of Parallelism
sponsored by Texas Multicore Technologies, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper for an examination of a new software development language and technology called SequenceL, as well as a description of how it works, why there is a need for it and how well it performs in parallel environments.
Posted: 08 Sep 2010 | Published: 26 Aug 2010

Texas Multicore Technologies, Inc.

MAXIMIZE THE VALUE OF YOUR APPLICATIONS WITH FUSION MIDDLEWARE
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the challenges of operating multiple applications simultaneously. Find out how you can improve efficiency and reduce risk with a pre-integrated application infrastructure.
Posted: 02 Aug 2012 | Published: 01 Jun 2010

Oracle Corporation

Maximizing Oracle Database Performance and Minimizing Licensing Costs in Virtualized Environments
sponsored by Embarcadero Technologies, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: If you missed this September 2010 webcast on Oracle Database Performance and Licensing Dynamics in Virtualized Environments, here's your chance to catch up on the discussion. This white paper highlights the webcast, including an extensive Q&A and tips for maximizing Oracle Database performance and minimizing licensing costs.
Posted: 12 May 2011 | Published: 12 May 2011

Embarcadero Technologies, Inc.

Metalogix Content Migration and Upgrade for Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010
sponsored by Metalogix
WHITE PAPER: This paper discusses both Microsoft's out-of-box migration approaches and Metalogix's SharePoint Site Migration Manager 2010. It describes common migration scenarios, and how those scenarios can be addressed using the different migration approaches.
Posted: 28 Apr 2010 | Published: 28 Apr 2010

Metalogix

Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Solutions for OLTP Applications on Dell PowerEdge VRTX
sponsored by Dell India
WHITE PAPER: Explore this exclusive white paper to find out about Dell's first shared IT infrastructure solution that's specifically designed for remote and small office environments.
Posted: 17 Feb 2014 | Published: 30 Jun 2013

Dell India

Mobilizing Applications Lotus Domino Databases
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: The ability to access and update Lotus Domino applications can be a simple and effective way to improve efficiency. Read this paper and learn how easy it can be to create BlackBerry applications that integrate with your Lotus Domino applications.
Posted: 18 Aug 2008 | Published: 18 Aug 2008

BlackBerry

More advanced business-class management, security, and reliability than Lenovo. Do more with Dell Latitude.
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper offers a checklist for laptops that compares two leading offerings with regards to manageability, durability, and “securability.”
Posted: 14 Mar 2014 | Published: 14 Mar 2014

Dell, Inc.

Multi-core Processors - The Next Evolution in Computing
sponsored by AMD
WHITE PAPER: Multi-core processors offer performance and productivity benefits beyond the capabilities of today's single-core processors.
Posted: 04 Nov 2008 | Published: 22 Aug 2008

AMD

NAC: Bridging the Network Security Gap
sponsored by Sophos, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: IT managers are aware of threats to their networks, and have spent heavily on solutions to protect the corporate environment. This paper examines technology and initiatives designed to capitalize on existing investments and prevent any gaps in security.
Posted: 18 Feb 2008 | Published: 01 Apr 2007

Sophos, Inc.

NetBackup Disk Based Data Protection Options
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This paper explains the disk options and their capabilities as well as the other new features in NetBackup 6.5 that make up the Enterprise Disk Foundation, also it provides guidance in choosing the appropriate disk options for your environment.
Posted: 03 Jun 2008 | Published: 01 Oct 2007

Symantec Corporation
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MINICOMPUTERS DEFINITION (continued): …  has evolved into the "mid-range server" and is part of a network. IBM's AS/400e is a good example. In an ascending hierarchy of general computer sizes, we find:The embedded systems programming computer, which is embedded in something and doesn't support direct human interaction but nevertheless meets all the other criteria of a microcomputerThe microcomputerThe workstation, as used to mean a more powerful personal computer for special applicationsThe minicomputerThe cluster, which is often several microcomputers or larger computers that share a workload and back each other up The mainframe or … 
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