This paper examines the impact that disk fragmentation has on servers. Storage servers can experience high levels of disk thrashing caused from excessive file fragmentation. It also examines a series of tests that were conducted and their results to look at common server tasks that are likely to be affected by disk fragmentation.
This paper compares the enterprise-targeted technologies in the Diskeeper performance software product line with the basic defragmentation solution offered in Windows’ more recent operating system releases. It outlines 22 considerations and solutions for defragmentation which is critical to the performance of every windows system.
This paper examines how to maximize the performance of your Windows SAN infrastructure. The SAN’s role is to provide the storage; the operating system’s job is to deliver that data in a manner that works best. It also examines the benefits of defragmentation.
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This edition of WinStorage ezine, from SearchWinComputing.com, will cover: Enhancements and limitations of DFS in R2, the good and bad news of the dropping price of storage and five storage management tasks that are a waste of time.
This white paper explores a pragmatic view of data center management and examines the best practices in real-world data centers for over-arching management solutions. Read on to learn how you can control costs and manage complex technology environments while achieving core objectives for availability and security.
This whitepaper examines the result of that study, providing a framework with which IT personnel and business-decision makers can evaluate the potential financial impact of this software-defined storage option may have on their organization.
In this white paper, discover one solution that collects user-generated data and transforms it into a self-service help desk. By engaging users to have conversations on a platform as easy and intuitive as Facebook or Twitter, your IT organization mines data to create a self-help portal.
Access this video to explore the reasons for IT administrators from cities and countries from across the country to implement VDI projects and how the benefits changed their IT and the delivery of vital government services.
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