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ALSO CALLED: Capacity Management, Server Capacity Planning, Capacity Requirements Planning, IT Capacity Planning
DEFINITION: In information technology, capacity planning is the science and art of estimating the space, computer hardware, software and connection infrastructure resources that will be needed over some future period of time. A typical capacity concern of many enterprises is whether resources will be in place to handle an increasing number of requests as the number of users or interactions increase. The aim  … 
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Storage Resource Management and SAN Management Software
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This resource provides you with a detailed analysis of SRM and SAN tools enabling ease-of-use to manage shared storage environments. These fully featured, integrated and user-friendly tools are offered as solutions ranging from the holistic to the specialist, delivering a broad range of maturity levels and requirements.
Posted: 14 Jun 2013 | Published: 27 Mar 2012

IBM

The Five Must-Haves of Big Data Storage
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores five must-haves to master big data storage for your company. Learn about the distinct factors that contribute to the challenges of storing big data and how one vendor's software-based, scale-out storage platform can help your organization address them.
Posted: 24 Apr 2013 | Published: 31 Jan 2013

Red Hat

IT Handbook: Private Cloud Management
sponsored by SearchDataCenter.com
EBOOK: This IT handbook examines the top reasons to consider private cloud computing. Find out why virtualization is a critical first step in your cloud initiative and obtain detailed information on the role of performance monitoring, capacity planning, and chargeback.
Posted: 14 Aug 2012 | Published: 14 Aug 2012

SearchDataCenter.com

Forrester: Datacentre Transformation
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
PRESENTATION: John Rakowski, advisor and analyst at Forrester, offers five tips on optimising and managing company datacentres.
Posted: 29 May 2012 | Published: 29 May 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

E-Brief: Capacity Planning for Virtualized Infrastructure
sponsored by SearchDataCenter.com
EBRIEF: Explore current trends and tools for capacity planning in this expert e-brief. Discover how you can maximize server space and overcome top challenges of capacity planning to increase server utilization and ROI these tips from virtualization pro David Davis.
Posted: 16 Mar 2012 | Published: 16 Mar 2012

SearchDataCenter.com

Data Center Projects: Growth Model
sponsored by Schneider Electric
WHITE PAPER: This critical white paper shows how you can formulate an effective growth model and capacity plan for your data center or network room.
Posted: 28 Jun 2013 | Published: 28 Jun 2013

Schneider Electric

Accelerate App Delivery, Improve App Performance, and Spur Innovation
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Learn about a set of application performance management (APM) and capacity management solutions that together facilitate information sharing between your DevOps teams, in end leading to better app deployments, improved monitoring, lowered number of risks, and reduced repair times.
Posted: 28 Jun 2013 | Published: 31 Aug 2012

CA Technologies.

Achieving academic business agility
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
CASE STUDY: This brief case study will guide you into how the University of Canberra significantly expanded centralised storage and improved responsiveness with an innovative SAN approach to deliver flexible storage for hosting a range of services provided to business applications and the academic community.
Posted: 25 Jun 2013 | Published: 29 Feb 2012

Dell, Inc.

Aberdeen: The Most Important Storage Tool for Managing Big Data
sponsored by EMC
WHITE PAPER: Check out this resource to discover the most effective storage tool for managing big data and find out just how fast your peers' data is growing and how they're dealing with it.
Posted: 06 Jun 2013 | Published: 29 Feb 2012

EMC

Adventist Health System Uses FalconStor® VTL with Deduplication
sponsored by FalconStor Software
CASE STUDY: This one-page case study explores how one vendor's DR solution helped an organization reduce their backup window by more than 50%, shrink their duplicate data with an average deduplication ratio of 7:1 and maximize their efficiency through reporting and capacity planning capabilities.
Posted: 22 Apr 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2011

FalconStor Software

Storage Magazine
sponsored by SearchStorage.com
EZINE: IT professionals are redesigning their storage strategies and looking into new technologies to address this critical priority. This issue of Storage Magazine examines this emerging concept and the ways that organizations can incorporate it into their infrastructures through better capacity management and the use of shared storage and cloud backup.
Posted: 08 Apr 2013 | Published: 08 Apr 2013

SearchStorage.com

Peer Reviews: vCenter Operations
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide features analyses of, and beta testers' reactions to, a new performance monitoring and capacity management tool. Also included are details surrounding the origins of the technology, with commentary from relevant professionals.
Posted: 29 Jan 2013 | Published: 29 Jan 2013

VMware, Inc.

Buyer's Checklist: Cloud gateway appliances
sponsored by SearchStorage.com
EZINE: Cloud storage services often fit in best when used as a storage tier for nearline, archive or backup data. Cloud gateway appliances integrate easily and provide an easy on-ramp to cloud storage. In any of those scenarios, the essential element is a cloud gateway appliance that integrates on-site storage operations with cloud storage services.
Posted: 30 Nov 2012 | Published: 30 Nov 2012

SearchStorage.com

VeloBit HyperCache: SSD Caching Software
sponsored by VeloBit
SOFTWARE DOWNLOAD: Database performance and capacity can be increased cost-effectively by placing frequently used data in compressed form in a high-performance cache. Download your free 30-day trial of VeloBit HyperCache now and begin seeing improved performance within an hour.
Posted: 11 Sep 2012 | Premiered: 11 Sep 2012

VeloBit

Capacity Utilization Efficiency Not Above Your Pay Grade - Presentation Transcript
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: This presentation transcript discusses how to maximize efficiency in data storage environments and also outlines capacity utilization efficiency, including data archiving technologies.
Posted: 06 Sep 2012 | Published: 06 Sep 2012

Dell, Inc.

Capacity Management & Lean Six Sigma: Steps Towards Removing IT Waste
sponsored by ORSYP
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper for help identifying and eliminating waste across IT operations, and discover new approaches that can improve capacity management and streamline resources. Learn how to more easily control the complexity that comes with virtualization and cloud computing.
Posted: 28 Aug 2012 | Published: 28 Aug 2012

ORSYP

Cornell University Chooses Red Hat Storage for Demanding HPC Environment
sponsored by Red Hat
CASE STUDY: In this case study, learn how a New York University found a storage solution that helped to promote research, education and technology transfer in biotech, and explore the solution that's robust enough to perform DNA sequencing, proteomics and imaging.
Posted: 15 Aug 2012 | Published: 15 Aug 2012

Red Hat

Case Study: University of Connecticut School of Business
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This case study profiles a Connecticut university's data center migration to virtualization optimized servers and storage solutions. Check it out to learn how this school realized a 20% reduction in cooling and power costs, 30% savings in storage costs and a 97% reduction in downtime. Read on to see if you too can double your processing capacity.
Posted: 18 Jun 2012 | Published: 01 Oct 2010

Dell, Inc.

Capacity Planning for Virtualized Infrastructure
sponsored by EMC Corporation
EZINE: Learn how your organization can improve capacity planning and make the most of your hardware. This expert e-zine presents common challenges of capacity planning and effective tools that can help.
Posted: 14 Jun 2012 | Published: 31 Mar 2012

EMC Corporation

Cloud Capacity Planning: A Must-Have
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide discusses the necessity of implementing effective capacity planning for your cloud environment. Discover tips that can help you master this task so you can ensure sustainable success.
Posted: 13 Jun 2012 | Published: 13 Jun 2012

Hewlett-Packard Company

Global Cloud-Integrated Storage
sponsored by Panzura
WHITE PAPER: Check out this white paper to discover a file system designed to provide global file sharing and collaboration, centralized storage capacity and easy cloud-based storage - while presenting all clients with real-time common and consistent views of the files.
Posted: 05 Jun 2012 | Published: 05 Jun 2012

Panzura

Quantifying the Business Benefits of Scale-Out Network Attached Storage Solution
sponsored by EMC Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Learn why scale-out is more beneficial than scale-up storage systems for Big Data environments in this IDC white paper.
Posted: 05 Jun 2012 | Published: 01 Nov 2011

EMC Corporation

Data Sheet: ORSYP Capacity Optimization Assessment
sponsored by ORSYP
WHITE PAPER: Discover how performance and capacity management software can help prevent your infrastructure from becoming too complex and costly to operate. This white paper outlines how your organisation can optimise their IT environment with this software.
Posted: 31 May 2012 | Published: 31 May 2012

ORSYP

Analytics Required to Successfully Manage Performance and Capacity in Cloud Environments
sponsored by VMTurbo
WHITE PAPER: Discover how proactive and automated workload management can help you maximize virtualization ROI and deliver truly optimized workload performance. Read on to discover what most virtual management tools are lacking and how you can gain the analytical abilities you need.
Posted: 25 Apr 2012 | Published: 25 Apr 2012

VMTurbo

IT Handbook: Planning a Server Refresh
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
EGUIDE: Server buyers should consider the implications of vendor roadmaps and consolidation and look to capacity planning and objective tools when updating data center hardware. In this IT handbook you will learn the importance of a server roadmap, factors to consider in server selection, tips on server consolidation and capacity planning, and much more.
Posted: 03 Apr 2012 | Published: 04 Mar 2011

Dell, Inc. and Intel®
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CAPACITY PLANNING DEFINITION (continued): …  of the capacity planner is to plan so well that new capacity is added just in time to meet the anticipated need but not so early that resources go unused for a long period. The successful capacity planner is one that makes the trade-offs between the present and the future that overall prove to be the most cost-efficient. The capacity planner, using business plans and forecasts, tries to imagine what the future needs will be. Analytical modeling tools can help the planner get answers to "What if" scenarios so that a range of possibilities can be explored. The capacity planner is especially … 
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