This paper discusses key criteria and decision points for determining what server and storage hardware are appropriate for a medium-sized SharePoint Server 2010 farm. It offers guidelines and rules of thumb for determining how much storage space should be allocated, and when separate storage volumes are desirable.
What is cloud computing? It depends on who you ask. In this e-guide from SearchCloudComputing.com, our experts lay out the various types of cloud models, including Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS). They reveal how virtualization and cloud computing are linked, as well as how to best use these technologies in your infrastructure.
Today’s traditional IT model suffers from resources located in different, unrelated silos—leading to low utilization and gross inefficiency. Enterprise servers reside in one area of the data center and network switches and storage arrays in another. This document describes the design of - and the rationale behind - the Secure Cloud Architecture.
There's more to Hadoop than meets the eye. Along with its core components, there are a whole slew of related software tools packaged by vendors into commercial Hadoop distributions. In this expert Hadoop software tool buyer's guide, learn about features and functionalities, and economical options for managing and analyzing big data in Hadoop.
This presentation transcript examines how effective server room deployment and management can maximize efficiency and minimize costs in virtual environments. Gain insight into key steps for evaluating your current infrastructure and realizing the benefits of virtualization.