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ALSO CALLED: Consolidation, Server Centralization
DEFINITION: The reduction in the number of servers by combining different types of applications through a process of co-location of multiple servers at fewer locations. The most important part of a server consolidation initiative is the planning and analysis of end-user requirements, application requirements, and the server environment.
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Presenting the Upsides and Downsides of Server Virtualization to Management
sponsored by SearchDataCenter.com
EBOOK: Convincing top management of the benefits of server virtualization is crucial to the success of your virtualization project. This expert e-guide breaks down the pros and cons of server virtualization, and offers advice for how to make the best business case.
Posted: 25 Jul 2012 | Published: 25 Jul 2012

SearchDataCenter.com

Expert Server Considerations for Virtualization and Cloud Computing
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: Virtualization and cloud computing technologies are here to stay - and this presentation transcript explains how each impacts the hardware landscape and how your server choice can influence the success of your IT environment.
Posted: 28 Jun 2012 | Published: 28 Jun 2012

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Migrate your Legacy IBM Database Environment to the latest Oracle Technologies
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Even the most effective servers will eventually have to be replaced once they reach the end of their lifecycles. This white paper explores key factors to consider when evaluating new servers for your business and offers exclusive advice for executing a seamless Linux migration.
Posted: 27 Jun 2012 | Published: 25 Jun 2012

Oracle Corporation

Server Virtualization Basics E-book: Understanding the Virtualization Market
sponsored by NetApp
EBOOK: This essential e-book examines the growing virtualization market and analyzes key virtualization platforms and their features. Discover the benefits and challenges of adopting virtualization in your data center today.
Posted: 27 Jun 2012 | Published: 27 Jun 2012

NetApp

Indiana University Enrolls SAN Storage for Improved Efficiency and Productivity
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
CASE STUDY: Check out this case study to explore how Indiana University lowered the TCO of IT equipment and improved service offerings through server consolidation and SAN storage.
Posted: 20 Jun 2012 | Published: 01 Sep 2011

Dell, Inc.

Improve Data Center Efficiency with Enterprise Linux Servers
sponsored by SUSE
WHITE PAPER: IT budgets are not expected to recover anytime soon, so companies need to adjust to the reality of using fewer resources to deliver business services. This white paper explains how you can accomplish this seemingly impossible objective by running your critical workloads on Linux.
Posted: 19 Jun 2012 | Published: 01 Mar 2012

SUSE

Gwinnett Medical Center Relies on Flexible Storage to Meet Goals
sponsored by HP & Intel®
CASE STUDY: Gwinnett Medical Center uses the HP storage area network (SAN) to support almost all of its critical clinical and enterprise management applications. Learn how the SAN supports the hospital system’s full range of McKesson applications, including EHR, pharmacy, physician portal, surgical management, PACS and radiology operations.
Posted: 19 Jun 2012 | Published: 19 Sep 2011

HP & Intel®

Virtualizing Enterprise SAP Software Deployments
sponsored by SUSE
WHITE PAPER: Because SAP systems are critical to business operations, companies must ensure that they remain consistently available. This white paper explains how you can leverage virtualization to consolidate SAP servers without compromising the reliability of these crucial applications.
Posted: 18 Jun 2012 | Published: 01 Jun 2011

SUSE

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.

Strategies for managing virtualized and cloud-based environments
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Discover how you can streamline the management of virtualized environments and build a strong foundation for the cloud with optimized infrastructure and management systems.
Posted: 18 Jun 2012 | Published: 31 Dec 2011

Dell, Inc.

Roslyn schools project savings of $400,000 over five years with virtual servers using Dell systems with Intel processor technology
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
CASE STUDY: This case study explores how Roslyn schools were able to successfully virtualize their servers and storage to reduce their server footprint by 60%, decrease backup time, cut cooling and power costs, and more.
Posted: 15 Jun 2012 | Published: 31 Jan 2011

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

Solutions for Deploying Server Virtualization in Data Center Networks
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: As server virtualization becomes increasingly widespread, many companies are becoming more and more aware of its implications on the network. This white paper explains how multi-tenancy and VM mobility create new challenges for the network and identifies new tools and techniques you can implement to overcome them.
Posted: 11 Jun 2012 | Published: 31 Dec 2011

Juniper Networks, Inc.

Alternatives for Securing Virtual Environments: A Different Network Requires a Different Approach -- Extending Security to the Virtual World
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Virtual networks create a number of new security issues that physical defense strategies do not properly address. This white paper discusses the limitations of physical firewalls and highlights a security architecture designed with virtualization in mind.
Posted: 08 Jun 2012 | Published: 01 Mar 2012

Juniper Networks, Inc.

Exclusive Comparison of Server Performance and Power Consumption
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Choosing the right hardware for your virtual environment can be a painstaking process, especially since it is difficult to predict how a platform will perform once it is deployed. This white paper examines one hardware configuration and measures the number of orders per minute and virtual machines it can support.
Posted: 07 Jun 2012 | Published: 01 May 2012

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

SQL Server Consolidation and TCO: Principled Technologies Test
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft SQL
WHITE PAPER: Does a SQL Server database server virtualization initiative make sense for your growing business? Read this report to learn how virtualization impacted data center performance and total cost of ownership (TCO) in a test environment.
Posted: 05 Jun 2012 | Published: 31 Mar 2012

Dell and Microsoft SQL

The Smarter, Faster Route to Virtualization: vStart
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines frequently cited obstacles to virtualization adoption. Learn how to simplify the virtualization deployment process by installing a pre-built and pre-assembled framework for your virtual infrastructure.
Posted: 31 May 2012 | Published: 01 Dec 2011

Dell, Inc.

RHEV for Servers: Competitive Pricing whitepaper
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: This document compares the pricing of Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization (RHEV) with the pricing of VMware vSphere 5 for server virtualization. Inside, find detailed pricing comparisons for the use cases of 100 and 250 virtual servers.
Posted: 25 May 2012 | Published: 25 May 2012

Red Hat

RHEV for Desktops: Competitive Pricing Whitepaper
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: This document compares the pricing of Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization for Desktops (RHEV) with the pricing of VMware View 5 for desktop virtualization. Access a detailed price comparison for the use cases of 100 virtual desktops.
Posted: 25 May 2012 | Published: 25 May 2012

Red Hat

CIO Quickpulse: Drivers for Enterprise Virtualization Diversification
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: Considering adopting second-vendor virtualization to increase diversity, data center power and agility?  This resource describes the appeal of open source solutions over proprietary vendor solutions.
Posted: 25 May 2012 | Published: 25 May 2012

Red Hat

Changing Data Center Requirements and Spending Trends
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines how data center costs fit into overall IT spending. Find out why virtualization and cloud computing call for a holistic approach that unifies management of networking, storage, and security resources.
Posted: 23 May 2012 | Published: 23 May 2012

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization and Real-World Application Performance
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: Compare the performance of real enterprise workloads and applications such as SAP, Oracle database and IBM DB2 on Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization (RHEV) in this brief summary. Discover how you can leverage an open source virtualization platform to gain 96 percent or more bare metal performance.
Posted: 21 May 2012 | Published: 31 Dec 2011

Red Hat

Presentation Transcript: Navigating The Complexities Of An Increasingly Virtualized World
sponsored by Dell Software
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: This presentation covers the trends, challenges, and impact of virtualization on SMBs today, and also discusses how to implement effective backup and recovery for virtualized environments.
Posted: 30 Apr 2012 | Published: 30 Apr 2012

Dell Software

When blade servers meet virtualization: Cost concerns
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: Customers interested in purchasing blade servers must carefully assess the costs of implementing and maintaining these platforms. This expert e-guide presents a cost/benefit analysis of blade servers and explains why virtualization should be factored into investment decisions.
Posted: 27 Apr 2012 | Published: 27 Apr 2012

IBM

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
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