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ALSO CALLED: Hardware Devices, Physical Devices, Machines
DEFINITION: In information technology, hardware is the physical aspect of computers, telecommunications, and other devices. The term arose as a way to distinguish the "box" and the electronic circuitry and components of a computer from the program you put in it to make it do things. The program came to be known as the software.Hardware implies permanence and invariability. Software or programming can easily  … 
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Middle East IT Priorities Report 2016
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
RESEARCH CONTENT: Computer Weekly’s in-depth study of IT spending priorities in the Middle East will help you benchmark your business spending in areas such as networking, datacentres and security.
Posted: 19 May 2016 | Published: 19 May 2016

ComputerWeekly.com

Hardware's Key Role in a Software-Defined Era
sponsored by SearchNetworking.com
EBOOK: In this software age, is there any role left for hardware? In our three-part guide, our experts' response is a resounding, "yes." Read now to learn why hardware is still an essential networking choice in terms of scale, reliability, and performance.
Posted: 16 May 2016 | Published: 16 May 2016

TOPICS:  Hardware | Software
SearchNetworking.com

Easing IT migration
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Operating system (OS) migration is a complex, daunting task. This white paper will act as your guide to a successful migration, exploring the challenges you'll face and a solution that will make the process easier.
Posted: 12 May 2016 | Published: 08 Apr 2016

Citrix

Get best-of-breed customer premises equipment for a flat monthly fee
sponsored by Verizon
WHITE PAPER: Outdated customer premises equipment (CPE) can hold you back from taking advantage of advances in communications technology and applications. Access this white paper for a solution that will help manage your CPE, improve business performance, and stay ahead of the competition.
Posted: 10 May 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2015

Verizon

CW@50 - What was making the news in May
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: The National Museum of Computing has trawled the Computer Weekly archives for another selection of articles highlighting significant articles published in the month of May over the past five decades.
Posted: 10 May 2016 | Published: 09 May 2016

ComputerWeekly.com

Helping MSPs Make a Foray Into the Retail Vertical
sponsored by Solarwinds N-able
EBOOK: Managed service providers (MSPs) are missing out on a large market. Retail may appear different on the surface, but a closer look reveals many of the same needs and challenges as non-retail companies. Access this eBook to learn about retail companies' needs and how to target them.
Posted: 21 Apr 2016 | Published: 06 Apr 2016

Solarwinds N-able

CW@50: What was making the news in April?
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EBOOK: The National Museum of Computing has uncovered several gems in the Computer Weekly archives, based on what was happening in the month of April over the last few decades.
Posted: 19 Apr 2016 | Published: 19 Apr 2016

ComputerWeekly.com

Go Beyond the Limitations of Traditional Application Delivery Methods
sponsored by Liquidware Labs
WHITE PAPER: Learn how an application layering approach offers the ability to provide a flexible, dynamic application delivery model for lab-based classroom settings by delivering apps on-demand.
Posted: 13 Apr 2016 | Published: 23 Feb 2016

Liquidware Labs

Market Guide for Network Packet Brokers
sponsored by Big Switch Networks
RESOURCE: The network packet brokers market has grown and diversified as architectures based on software-defined networking provide insertion opportunities to new entrants. Access this Garnter report to learn what they found in their research and how your business should invest.
Posted: 04 Apr 2016 | Published: 19 Jan 2016

Big Switch Networks

CW@50: March editions of Computer Weekly
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EZINE: We search back through the Computer Weekly archives held at The National Museum of Computing to present what was happening in IT over the past five decades.
Posted: 15 Mar 2016 | Published: 15 Mar 2016

ComputerWeekly.com

Does a proprietary solution automatically mean vendor lock-in?
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ANALYST REPORT: The dread of any IT manager is in making a significant purchase of hardware or software to then find that they are 'locked in' to one supplier. But analyst Clive Longbottom asks, is this still the case?
Posted: 14 Mar 2016 | Published: 14 Mar 2016

ComputerWeekly.com

Cost/Benefit Case for Next-Level Servers and Hardware
sponsored by Lenovo
WHITE PAPER: This report highlights significant server and hardware innovation capable of supporting business applications and keeping the enterprise agile. Read on and stop letting traditional infrastructures get in the way of important decisions.
Posted: 16 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Lenovo

Choosing the Right Hardware Ingredients
sponsored by SearchDataCenter.com
EBOOK: Explore the various options for data center hardware, from choosing a single hardware source to opting to customize through multiple vendors and gain insight on how to approach such decisions and how to think about simplicity vs. flexibility.
Posted: 05 Feb 2016 | Published: 05 Feb 2016

SearchDataCenter.com

Maximizing the Benefits of the Virtual Classroom
sponsored by VMTurbo
BOOK: This e-book details challenges faced by educational institutions and the benefits of deploying VDI, as well as the challenges VDI could pose in the classroom. Read on to learn about an application performance control platform that helps to maintain the virtual environment while maximizing VDI performance.
Posted: 27 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

VMTurbo

Office Move
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
VIDEO: In this lighthearted video, find out how one office move consisted of using Dell, Citrix, and Intel technology to help simplify the process. Watch now and you'll see how they were able to get systems up and running with very little work and time.
Posted: 22 Jan 2016 | Premiered: 22 Jan 2016

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Simplify IT Management, Simplify Your Life
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
VIDEO: Watch this light-hearted video to find out what happens when a new IT guy joins an office that uses the combination of Dell, Citrix, and Intel technology to power its organizations desktops and see how this technology landscape impacts the IT department.
Posted: 21 Jan 2016 | Premiered: 21 Jan 2016

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

This is what we die for
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This investigation by Amnesty International examines human rights abuses in the extraction of cobolt and the extent to which manufacturers have conducted due diligence in sourcing cobolt for mobile phone production.
Posted: 20 Jan 2016 | Published: 20 Jan 2016

ComputerWeekly.com

Stop Running Around for IT
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
VIDEO: This humorous video shows how one IT guy made his job more efficient with cloud client solutions from Dell, Citrix, and Intel technologies. Watch now and you'll learn how this combination of technologies allowed him to simplify desktop management and improve security capabilities.
Posted: 20 Jan 2016 | Premiered: 20 Jan 2016

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Riverbed Hyper-converged Edge
sponsored by Riverbed Technology, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Take a look at the architecture of traditional HCIs and how organizations are turning to stateless, rather than stateful, hyper-converged architectures to overcome common remote office dilemmas.
Posted: 17 Dec 2015 | Published: 17 Dec 2015

Riverbed Technology, Inc.

Survival of the Fittest: Assessing the New Landscape of Enterprise Mobile Devices
sponsored by Panasonic
WHITE PAPER: Is rugged mobile technology still integral to enterprise mobility? In this white paper you will realize the continued importance of specialized mobile hardware and how these rugged devices are evolving to keep pace with consumer user interfaces and application usability. Read on to achieve maximum mobile ROI.
Posted: 17 Nov 2015 | Published: 31 Jul 2015

Panasonic

Best Practices For Upgrading Your Data Center Design
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
EGUIDE: An aging data center may no longer be able to meet the power, cooling, and structural demands of advancing technologies. This exclusive e-guide details five data center upgrade strategies to modernize your facility and Robert McFarlane, with over 35 years experience in data center design, power, and cooling, offers data center design advice.
Posted: 05 Feb 2016 | Published: 03 Feb 2016

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Key Fundamental Factors in Data Center Design
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
EGUIDE: Fixing mistakes in a data center after it's running is challenging, expensive, and operationally dangerous. This exclusive e-guide provides a guide to data center design to help you properly establish requirements from the beginning and details what experts are saying about the evolving data center layout.
Posted: 05 Feb 2016 | Published: 03 Feb 2016

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Computer Weekly – 1 December 2015: Balancing speed and risk in IT projects
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, as IT leaders face boardroom pressure to roll out IT projects ever more quickly, we examine how to do that without running unacceptable risks. Michael Dell talks about how he sees the future for his company when it buys EMC. And we hear from IT chiefs about the challenges of implementing DevOps. Read the issue now.
Posted: 30 Nov 2015 | Published: 30 Nov 2015

ComputerWeekly.com

Computer Weekly – 20 October 2015: IT Giants Dell and EMC Unite
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, Dell's proposed $67bn acquisition of EMC would be the biggest in the history of IT – we assess the implications. £175bn of IT outsourcing contracts come up for renewal in the next three years- what are your options? And we hear from IT leaders about security and the internet of things. Read the issue now.
Posted: 16 Oct 2015 | Published: 16 Oct 2015

ComputerWeekly.com

Goodbye to Windows Server 2003. Hello HP. Successfully migrate to the New Style of IT
sponsored by HP
WHITE PAPER: Read this transcript for five considerations that will convince you to migrate from Windows Server 2003.
Posted: 08 Jul 2015 | Published: 08 Jul 2015

HP
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HARDWARE DEFINITION (continued): …  be varied. You can put an entirely new program in the hardware and make it create an entirely new experience for the user. You can, however, change the modular configurations that most computers come with by adding new adapters or cards that extend the computer's capabilities.Like software, hardware is a collective term. Hardware includes not only the computer proper but also the cables, connectors, power supply units, and peripheral devices such as the keyboard, mouse, audio speakers, and printers.Hardware is sometimes used as a term collectively describing the physical aspects of telephony … 
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