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DEFINITION: VMS (Virtual Memory System) is an operating system from the Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC) that runs in its older mid-range computers. VMS originated in 1979 as a new operating system for DEC's new VAX computer, the successor to DEC's PDP-11. VMS is a 32-bit system that exploits the concept of virtual memory.VMS was renamed OpenVMS when it was redeveloped for the Alpha processor. (OpenVMS is  … 
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VDI – Simplify Your Migration to Windows® 10 and Beyond
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WHITE PAPER: Find out how VDI can help you to streamline your Windows 10 migration and discover three critical questions to answer surrounding your migration to Windows 10.
Posted: 13 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

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Improving and Accelerating DevOps Through Convergence
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RESOURCE CENTER: Find out how a converged (or hyperconverged) infrastructure provides DevOps with a fully functioning, dedicated infrastructure that can be deployed much faster than a traditional infrastructure in which servers, storage, networking, and software have to be purchased separately and then integrated together.
Posted: 25 Aug 2016 | Published: 01 Aug 2016

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Application Modernisation: The Essential Guide
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ESSENTIAL GUIDE: In this guide, we look at how distributed systems have evolved to support more agile software development.
Posted: 27 Sep 2016 | Published: 27 Sep 2016

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Mistakes to Avoid when Migrating to Windows 10
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EGUIDE: Access this expert e-guide to explore two articles: the first discusses upgrade planning for a Windows XP to 10 migration, and the second focuses on the costs of putting off a Windows 10 upgrade for organizations currently running on 7.
Posted: 24 Aug 2016 | Published: 23 Aug 2016

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The Devil's Right Hand: An Investigation on Malware-oriented Obfuscation Techniques
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EGUIDE: This article in our Royal Holloway Security Series evaluates the role that obfuscation techniques play in malware and the importance of understanding their effectiveness.
Posted: 29 Jul 2016 | Published: 29 Jul 2016

ComputerWeekly.com

Turbonomic ROI See CapEx and OpEx Savings with Autonomic IT
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WHITE PAPER: This white paper introduces an autonomic platform that continuously analyzes application demands and automatically allocates shared resources in real-time. Access now to see how this unique platform will project your savings by enhancing and delivering measurable value to various areas.
Posted: 08 Sep 2016 | Published: 01 Aug 2016

Turbonomic

Agile Test Data Management: The New Must Have
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WHITE PAPER: This report will help you better understand how existing test data management tools support Agile delivery. Access now and explore ways to improve your test data management buying decisions.
Posted: 07 Sep 2016 | Published: 14 Apr 2016

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Why Code Signing Is an Essential Website Security Feature
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WHITE PAPER: Learn how code signing mitigates the risks of transferring code over the Internet or wireless networks, and also allows end users to take advantage of the ease and convenience of content distribution without worrying about security consequences.
Posted: 28 Sep 2016 | Published: 28 Sep 2016

Symantec

Align Employee Performance and Strategic Workforce Planning
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EGUIDE: Data grants insight into your talent's performance, but how can you use data from across the company to determine how an individual employee's performance assists in reaching your goals?
Posted: 29 Jul 2016 | Published: 26 Jul 2016

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SAP on AWS: An Overview
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WHITE PAPER: Access this resource to discover the benefits and options for running SAP solutions on AWS. Learn how to take advantage of AWS to achieve business agility, cost savings, and high availability by running SAP environments on the AWS cloud, as well as get guidance on how to lower TCO.
Posted: 30 Aug 2016 | Published: 30 Apr 2016

UXC Oxygen and Amazon Web Services
 
 
VMS DEFINITION (continued): … VMS (Virtual Memory System) is an operating system from the Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC) that runs in its older mid-range computers. VMS originated in 1979 as a new operating system for DEC's new VAX computer, the successor to DEC's PDP-11. VMS is a 32-bit system that exploits the concept of virtual memory.VMS was renamed OpenVMS when it was redeveloped for the Alpha processor. (OpenVMS is also the name now used on the VAX computer.) The "Open" suggests the added support for the UNIX-like interfaces of the Portable Operating System Interface (POSIX) standard. Programs written to the POSIX standard, which includes a set of standard C language programming functions, can be ported to any POSIX-supporting computer platform.Among other features, OpenVMS can be used with special software that facilitates its use with Windows NT servers.
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