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DEFINITION: A diskette is a random access, removable data storage medium that can be used with personal computers. The term usually refers to the magnetic medium housed in a rigid plastic cartridge measuring 3.5 inches square and about 2millimeters thick. Also called a "3.5-inch diskette," it can store up to 1.44 megabytes (MB) of data. Although many personal computers today come with a 3.5-inch diskette drive  … 
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Case Study: Old Dominion optimizes physical desktop and VDI support
sponsored by AppSense
CASE STUDY: Access this case study to learn how Old Dominion Truck Leasing adopted a management suite to complement its VDI initiative in order to maintain user profiles in a non-persistent VDI environment.
Posted: 10 Nov 2015 | Published: 10 Nov 2015


Case Study: Raising Report Efficiency with Server-Side Flash
sponsored by SanDisk Corporation
CASE STUDY: Access this brief case study to learn how one company was able to increase their database efficiency dramatically using server-side flash. Read on to learn how PCIe flash can be a good fit for your database to help minimize reporting times in a cost-effective manner and improve overall performance.
Posted: 11 Sep 2015 | Published: 11 Sep 2015

SanDisk Corporation

Case Study: Struq Upgrades it Infrastructure
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover how a digital advertising company strategized their new cloud infrastructure quickly to keep up with demand.
Posted: 10 Oct 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013


Case Study: Surveillance Platform Finds Global Support with an OEM
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
JOURNAL ARTICLE: This article highlights how one company partnered with an OEM to expand their business foundation from a solution provider to a hardware-based full platform provider. Access now to see how a hardware OEM partner can provide your enterprise with supply chain and manufacturing excellence so you can spend more time on achieving global expansion.
Posted: 18 Nov 2015 | Published: 31 Aug 2015

Dell, Inc.

Case Study: UCLA Implements Highly Flexible and Scalable Storage
sponsored by Imation Corp.
CASE STUDY: This case study highlights a University's implementation of a storage system that could scale up to several petabytes of storage, enough to serve their users' varying needs. Access now to see how this storage system can provide your organization with the capacity, reliability, and flexibility you need for future growth opportunities.
Posted: 24 Nov 2015 | Published: 09 Jun 2014

Imation Corp.

Case Study: Video Surveillance Firm Drives International Growth with OEM Partnership
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
CASE STUDY: This case study showcases one video surveillance company's partnership with an OEM solution that provided secure, customizable IT hardware. Read on to see how this OEM solution can provide you with high-performance hardware that can allow you to offer reliable service to your customers and continue to expand your business.
Posted: 19 Nov 2015 | Published: 30 Jun 2015

Dell, Inc.

Change Your Desktops, Change Your Business
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
DATA SHEET: Access this data sheet to find out how replacing legacy desktop towers with either all-in-one PCs or mini desktops can impact your organization and help to boost your competitive edge.
Posted: 07 Oct 2015 | Published: 31 Mar 2015

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Changing the Data Center Economics with All-Flash Arrays
sponsored by Kaminario
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover how an all-flash array is changing the economics of the data center by benefitting key areas
Posted: 04 Mar 2015 | Published: 30 Nov 2014


Changing the Economics of Flash Storage
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
RESOURCE: This infographic highlights a flash storage solution that is 1/5 the price of other SSD solutions, but has 90% less latency than traditional spinning arrays. View now to realize the benefits your organization can attain with this cost-cutting, space-saving, higher-performance solution.
Posted: 21 Sep 2015 | Published: 21 Sep 2015

Dell, Inc.

Choosing the right storage platform for Splunk Enterprise
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: The following white paper explores the importance of having an appropriate storage system in place to get the most out of your analytics. Access now and learn about a storage system that offers a powerful foundation for enabling greater customer satisfaction, deeper analytical insights, operational efficiency, and more.
Posted: 26 Jun 2015 | Published: 26 Jun 2015

Red Hat

Closing the print security gap
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
WHITE PAPER: This report provides an overview of the inherent risks when operating an insecure print environment and discusses the current market landscape while recommending some best practices for adopting an integrated information and print security strategy.
Posted: 07 Nov 2011 | Published: 07 Nov 2011


Cloud-Integrated Storage: A Vendor Comparison
sponsored by Nasuni Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive report details the major differences between cloud-integrated storage vendors in regards to factors such as the level of data protection, integration with existing infrastructures, and more. Read on to learn what questions to ask to help make a more informed and accurate decision when selecting the next system for your enterprise.
Posted: 18 Aug 2015 | Published: 18 Aug 2015

Nasuni Corporation

Case Study: Housing Works reduces backup and restore times by more than 90 percent
sponsored by IBM
CASE STUDY: When a tape backup failed after a small electrical fire damaged a file server, 3 IT staff members had to spend more than two weeks re-inputting data - which delayed other projects. Read this case study to learn about this organization benefited from deploying an instant restore appliance.
Posted: 22 Nov 2013 | Published: 28 Jun 2012


Case study: Improve your storage performance with flash
sponsored by IBM
CASE STUDY: This concise white paper dives into a case study of one organization's deployment of flash storage to boost the processing performance of its investment management systems.
Posted: 11 Feb 2014 | Published: 30 Apr 2013


Case Study: KFC POS System Serves Great Service
sponsored by Toshiba
CASE STUDY: KFC, the global fast food chain, was upgrading to a new software platform, and they needed to upgrade its existing point-of-sale (POS) equipment that would support the new software regulations. In this brief case study, find out which POS system KFC ultimately chose, and discover the benefits they experienced from the hardware upgrade.
Posted: 09 May 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013


Case Study: SparkPeople eliminates bottlenecks and trims four hours per week from heavy workload with Dell/EMC SAN Storage Solution
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
CASE STUDY: Online dieting website SparkPeople.com sought to eliminate its storage I/O bottleneck to give customers fast, simplified access to their information from its database-powered Web site, and ensure that the next busy season would pose no scalability problems. Learn how they achieved their goals with Dell and Dell/EMC solutions.
Posted: 13 Jul 2010 | Published: 01 Apr 2010

Dell, Inc.

Case Study: Healthcare I.T. at the Point of Care
sponsored by CDW Healthcare
CASE STUDY: After investing close to two years developing nursing documentation software, The Nebraska Medical Center stood poised to begin implementing this lynchpin of its patient safety focus. But first, it had to identify the right hardware solutions for its requirements. Read this white paper to learn more.
Posted: 28 Jul 2010 | Published: 28 Jul 2010

CDW Healthcare

Changing the Economics of Flash Storage
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This infographic highlights a flash storage solution that is 1/5 the price of other SSD solutions, but has 90% less latency than traditional spinning arrays.
Posted: 14 Mar 2014 | Published: 14 Mar 2014

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Changing the Economics of Flash Storage
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This infographic highlights a flash storage solution that is 1/5 the price of other SSD solutions, but has 90% less latency than traditional spinning arrays.
Posted: 29 Jun 2015 | Published: 14 Mar 2014

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Channel Strategies Ezine: March 2011
sponsored by SearchITChannel.com
EZINE: This ezine features actionable information on technologies and sales tactics. Read it for expert advice on unified data center hardware, UCS adoption and an update on digital signage.
Posted: 05 Apr 2011 | Published: 05 Apr 2011


Choosing a solid-state storage system
sponsored by Fusion-io
EGUIDE: Dive into this expert e-guide that covers the pros and cons of different systems ranging from hybrid storage to all-flash arrays. Read on and understand the differences in performance, capacity, and cost that make each system unique.
Posted: 03 Feb 2014 | Published: 03 Feb 2014


Choosing flash-based storage products and how to keep costs low
sponsored by Fusion-io
EGUIDE: This e-guide helps guide organizations toward a flash system that won't break the bank. Read on about things to consider when choosing from the many all-flash array products, and find the match for your organization.
Posted: 04 Feb 2014 | Published: 04 Feb 2014


Cisco Storage Networking Solutions
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
INFORMATION CENTER: Implementing or migrating your SAN? Learn important information and download valuable tools that can help your company lower costs, mitigate risk and maximize its storage networking potential by implementing or migrating your SAN to the Cisco MDS Family.
Posted: 24 Jan 2007 | Published: 23 Jan 2007

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cisco UCS C-Series Rack Servers for Microsoft Exchange 2010
sponsored by Insight
WHITE PAPER: Explore this solution brief to learn about an innovative rack server series specifically designed to help organizations deploy and effectively run Microsoft Exchange Server environments. Learn more about the advanced features and benefits of this hardware.
Posted: 22 Apr 2013 | Published: 22 Apr 2013


Closed Loop Lifecycle Planning©: Optimizing for Energy Efficiency in the Upcoming Technology Refresh Cycle
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: This paper encourages all businesses, regardless of size and complexities, to consider a more formal "green" strategy in regards to client computing and the technology refresh cycle.
Posted: 20 Oct 2008 | Published: 17 Oct 2008

Hewlett Packard Enterprise
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FLOPPY DISKS DEFINITION (continued): …  pre-installed, some notebook computers and centrally-administered desktop computers omit them.Some older computers provide drives for magnetic diskettes that are 5.25 inches square, about 1 millimeter thick, and capable of holding 1.2 megabytes of data. These were sometimes called "floppy disks" or "floppies" because their housings are flexible. In recent years, 5.25-inch diskettes have been largely replaced by 3.5-inch diskettes, which are physically more rugged. Many people also call the newer hard-cased diskette a "floppy."Magnetic diskettes are convenient for storing individual files and small … 
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