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ALSO CALLED: System Management, Client Systems Management, Computer Systems Management, Management of Systems, Management System, System Monitoring, Systems Monitoring
DEFINITION: Systems management is the management of the information technology systems in an enterprise. This includes gathering requirements, purchasing equipment and software, distributing it to where it is to be used, configuring it, maintaining it with enhancement and service updates, setting up problem-handling processes, and determining whether objectives are being met. Systems management is usually under  … 
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The Road to Smarter Computing
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper recommends a new approach to managing and delivering IT and offers key tips for successfully adopting it. Find out why it is essential that you first perform a thorough self-assessment of your current IT environment, focus on your infrastructure, data, and processes equally and at the same time, and more.
Posted: 13 Feb 2012 | Published: 01 Jun 2011

IBM

Virtualization 101
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: The concept of virtualization can still be quite confusing, especially as the term can be applied to many aspects of an IT infrastructure including applications, networks, storage and end-users. Find out what virtualization is and how it's helping companies improve efficiencies, resource utilization, cost reductions, automation and more!
Posted: 02 Feb 2012 | Published: 02 Feb 2012

Global Knowledge

Maximize Efficiency on IBM Power 6 Systems
sponsored by CCSS
WHITE PAPER: Access this essential case study to learn how one company used a set of performance monitoring and reporting systems to help them increase the efficiency of their IBM machines.
Posted: 02 Apr 2012 | Published: 30 Mar 2012

CCSS

Lights Out in a Citrix Environment
sponsored by CCSS
WHITE PAPER: Access this essential resource to discover how QMessage Monitor, a message monitoring system, helped one organization complete critical processing tasks on time, eliminating the need for manual monitoring and avoiding costly downtime.
Posted: 02 Apr 2012 | Published: 30 Mar 2012

CCSS

Lights Out IBM i Automation
sponsored by CCSS
WHITE PAPER: This resource explains how you can achieve a partial, selective, and even full Lights Out Automation status in an IBM i environment. The benefits include: cost efficiency, elimination of human error incidence, and improved systems management.
Posted: 02 Apr 2012 | Published: 30 Mar 2012

CCSS

[How to] Do More with Less- The CCSS Cheat Sheet to Optimal Systems Management
sponsored by CCSS
WHITE PAPER: Access today’s cheat sheet to discover top strategies on how you can improve the efficiency of your systems management environment and become more productive.
Posted: 02 Apr 2012 | Published: 30 Mar 2012

CCSS

Price. Performance. Advantage. Red Hat Enterprise Linux on the HP ProLiant DL980 Server
sponsored by Red Hat and HP
WHITE PAPER: Inside, learn more about a larger x86 platform designed for Linux and enterprise applications that can help address many of your top IT challenges including high availability and scalability demands, the reliability to handle high-density virtualization, lower operating costs, and reduced server sprawl.
Posted: 28 Mar 2012 | Published: 28 Mar 2012

Red Hat and HP

Intel IT’s Data Centre Strategy for Business Transformation
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: To keep pace with your peers and position your organisation for the future, you must continuously update your data centre. This white paper explains how one company refined their IT transformation strategy to improve the quality, speed, and efficiency of their business services. Explore their key objectives and best practices for success here.
Posted: 17 Feb 2012 | Published: 01 Dec 2011

Intel

Distributed Object Store Principles of Operation: The Case for Intelligent Storage
sponsored by Hitachi Data Systems
WHITE PAPER: This resource explores the growth of distributed object stores (DOS) and examines the underlying mechanisms that guide their use and development.
Posted: 16 Feb 2012 | Published: 16 Feb 2012

Hitachi Data Systems

Creating and Managing value with IBM Tivoli Service Management center for System z
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Read this paper to learn about a service management solution that's optimized for IBM's System z, but compatible with other distributed systems, that provides the end-to-end visibility, control and automation for optimum business service delivery and IT infrastructure management.
Posted: 14 Feb 2012 | Published: 30 Apr 2008

IBM

Oracle Optimized Solution for Oracle Database Mission-Critical System Enviorments
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines an optimized Oracle database solution designed to reduce overall ownership costs, reduce IT and business risks, while enabling greater efficiency and business agility to support evolving needs.
Posted: 14 Feb 2012 | Published: 14 Feb 2012

Oracle Corporation

Workload-Optimized Systems For Superior Business Value
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This brief white paper examines why making the right server choices can help solve many challenges. It contrasts x86 multi-cores with Power Systems and mainframes. Read on to learn how making the right server choices can help an enterprise realize greater ROI while also helping extracting greater business value from the servers that it buys.
Posted: 14 Feb 2012 | Published: 14 Feb 2012

IBM

Watson – A System Designed for Answers
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Following four years of research and development, IBM's Watson debuted on Jeopardy! last year, competing at the level of human experts in terms of precision, confidence and speed. This white paper details Watson's workload optimized system design, how it's a glimpse into the future of systems design and why it offers a new computing paradigm.
Posted: 14 Feb 2012 | Published: 14 Feb 2012

IBM

IT Management as a service (ITMaaS) 451 Research, November 2011
sponsored by Nimsoft, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: IT management as a Service (ITMaaS) can help admins increase visibility into their environment, monitor and evaluate performance, and improve the functionality of environments through a cloud delivery model. Discover how ITMaaS delivers essential management tools necessary for optimizing your resources.
Posted: 09 Feb 2012 | Published: 09 Feb 2012

Nimsoft, Inc.

Cloud Quick Start Guide
sponsored by Channel Transformation Alliance
WHITE PAPER: Access this essential quick start guide to the cloud to learn about the top 3 things resellers should know about the cloud, how to define your cloud business model, 8 steps required to build a successful cloud practice, and much more!
Posted: 19 Jan 2012 | Published: 19 Jan 2012

Channel Transformation Alliance

How a Center of Excellence Can Boost Automation Benefits
sponsored by BMC-Accenture
WHITE PAPER: Today’s organizations are looking towards automation as a way to reduce costs and improve efficiency. Automation can help reduce capital expenditures by enabling businesses to retire administrative applications. It also minimizes risks and lowers labor costs. Access this resource to learn more about what automation can do for your company.
Posted: 13 Jan 2012 | Published: 13 Jan 2012

BMC-Accenture

Cisco Unified Computing System: Meet the Challenges of Today’s Microsoft Exchange Server Workloads
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the challenges of upgrading Microsoft Exchange and explains why it is essential that you successfully coordinate between server, storage, and network stacks to ensure stable business operations. Read this white paper to learn how a unified computing system can help you achieve this goal.
Posted: 11 Jan 2012 | Published: 11 Jan 2012

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Seven Things to Look for in a Colocation Provider
sponsored by SAVVIS
WHITE PAPER: According to a recent study, the use of colocation and services is increasing dramatically, yet there are many differences between colocation providers which IT pros should be aware of. Access this resource to discover 7 things you should look for when selecting a colocation provider
Posted: 06 Jan 2012 | Published: 06 Jan 2012

SAVVIS

ASNA Staged Application Modernization and Migration with Wings and Monarch
sponsored by ASNA
WHITE PAPER: Most IBM i-centric businesses face one or both of two core challenges today:  frustrations with the green-screen user interface and/or the need to migrate off of RPG and perhaps even the IBM i platform. Explore how you can use ASNA’s application modernization strategy to get an affordable, easily improved user interface for your RPG programs.
Posted: 04 Jan 2012 | Published: 04 Jan 2012

ASNA

Boeing Commercial Aviation Services IT performance, availability, customer satisfaction soars
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This case study details how Boeing's Commercial Aviation Services division leveraged application performance management (APM) tools to improve availability of business critical applications; empower application teams to take ownership of system availability and performance; streamline business processes; and lower costs.
Posted: 22 Dec 2011 | Published: 31 Aug 2010

Hewlett-Packard Company

Hitachi IT Operations Analyser Software: One Tool to Monitor Your IT Infrastructure
sponsored by Hitachi Data Systems
WHITE PAPER: Today’s demands for greater efficiency, availability and performance in the IT field are commonly expected but rarely achieved with the constraints of IT resources. This resource explores one tool that can help monitor your entire IT infrastructure to simplify operations management, improve service levels, and reduce costs.
Posted: 06 Dec 2011 | Published: 06 Dec 2011

Hitachi Data Systems

Cisco Tidal Intelligent Automation Solution for SAP System Refresh
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: By simplifying and making system refresh execution consistent, automation can decrease the potential for errors inherent in standard approaches. Read this paper to discover an automation solution that can be used for traditional SAP systems as well as SAP’s Business Warehouse (BW).
Posted: 23 Nov 2011 | Published: 31 Dec 2010

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Turning Cost Centers Into Dynamic Technology Assets
sponsored by HP
WHITE PAPER: This resource explores how consolidating your data center assets can help lower overall IT costs while successfully managing risks. Discover the top benefits of consolidation.
Posted: 09 Nov 2011 | Published: 09 Nov 2011

HP

The Different Types of UPS Systems
sponsored by APC by Schneider Electric
WHITE PAPER: Since many IT pros are unaware that there are more than 2 types of UPS systems, they often select technologies that fail to meet their application needs.  This resource explores available UPS options and highlights the performance characteristics and design attributes of each.
Posted: 28 Oct 2011 | Published: 28 Oct 2011

APC by Schneider Electric

Support for Virtualized Environments: HP's Critical Advantage
sponsored by HP
WHITE PAPER: Access this exclusive resource to learn about an innovative solution that can optimize your server virtualization and offer your business enhanced performance, improved availability, personalized support and much more.
Posted: 27 Oct 2011 | Published: 27 Oct 2011

HP
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SYSTEMS MANAGEMENT DEFINITION (continued): …  the overall responsibility of an enterprise's Chief Information Officer (CIO). The department that performs systems management is sometimes known as management information systems (MIS) or simply information systems (IS). Network management and database management can be viewed as part of systems management or they may be viewed as co-equal parts of a total information system. Trends and issues in systems management include:The total cost of ownership, which emphasizes that updating and servicing equipment is likely to be a major costThe right balance of resources and control between … 
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