Infrastructure Management Reports

VCE and VMware: Virtualizing Your Infrastructure Just Got Easier
sponsored by EMC Converged Platforms.
WHITE PAPER: Concerns about migration downtime, security, and application service level maintenance have kept many organizations from virtualizing their infrastructure. Read this paper to discover how a converged infrastructure platform can bring you all the benefits of virtualization without the risks typically associated with an implementation.
Posted: 15 Feb 2012 | Published: 15 Feb 2012

EMC Converged Platforms.

Smarter Computing and Breakthrough IT Economics
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This brief white paper examines multiple case studies that demonstrate how smarter computing - the idea of transforming IT to deliver breakthrough economics and support innovation - offers improved IT economics. The case studies inside cover different IT domains — optimized systems, federated data, cloud and new service delivery models.
Posted: 14 Feb 2012 | Published: 14 Feb 2012

IBM

Five Steps to Successful Integrated Cloud Management
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: Read this brief white paper to learn about the benefits your peers are enjoying by expanding their cloud integration, such as faster application provisioning, higher service levels, improved business relationships, and more.
Posted: 25 Jan 2012 | Published: 25 Jan 2012

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Cloud Security Insights for IT Strategic Planning
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: This white paper reviews the results from a survey of 200 IT professionals that can help you optimize your cloud’s security. Key findings suggest that security plays a foundational role in the decision to implement a private cloud, protecting platform and infrastructure resources are top concerns and security drives outsourcing decisions.
Posted: 20 Jan 2012 | Published: 20 Jan 2012

Intel

Presentation Transcript: Service as an Infrastructure: Looking at Enterprise Clouds in a Different Way
sponsored by Eucalyptus Systems
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: Eucalyptus co-founder & CTO Rich Wolski discusses "Services as an Infrastructure" as a way in which enterprises can architect production cloud computing environments. Explore deployment strategies based on user experiences with private clouds in various enterprise settings and learn about likely future technological developments.
Posted: 12 Jan 2012 | Published: 12 Jan 2012

Eucalyptus Systems

Why Cisco, NetApp, and VMware are the Best Choice for Your Cloud Infrastructure
sponsored by NetApp
WHITE PAPER: This brief paper introduces three solutions capable of working together to bring your business a complete and shared virtualized infrastructure, designed to help you simplify management and enhance resource efficiency. In this paper, you'll learn about each of these three technologies and the benefits they can bring your organization.
Posted: 10 Jan 2012 | Published: 10 Jan 2012

NetApp

Presentation Transcript: Achieving Effective Automation in the Age of IT Complexity and Cloud Computing
sponsored by ASG Software Solutions
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: Automation is the key to industrializing IT operations to improve productivity, reduce costs and human error, and add value to the core business. Discover how to achieve effective IT automation in today’s complex infrastructures in this presentation transcript.
Posted: 06 Dec 2011 | Published: 06 Dec 2011

ASG Software Solutions

Readying your Portals for Social Business
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Social networking, high-speed mobility and smarter devices are changing the way we do business. Read this paper now to learn how you can create value for your business through building robust social and real-time collaboration capabilities into portals.
Posted: 16 Nov 2011 | Published: 16 Aug 2011

IBM

EX Series Ethernet Switches
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: High-performance businesses demand a high-performance network infrastructure that provides fast, secure and reliable delivery of the applications that drive the business. Switches deployed in regional offices, campuses and data centers enable these business processes by connecting users.
Posted: 15 Nov 2011 | Published: 15 Nov 2011

Juniper Networks, Inc.

Forecast: Cloudy! Efficient Software Delivery Leveraging Cloud
sponsored by IBM
WEBCAST: This webcast looks at development and test workloads that lend themselves particularly well to leveraging the cloud, such as large scale load testing, and deployment planning and automation, and offers guidance and best practices for organizations interested in cloud-based solutions.
Posted: 11 Nov 2011 | Premiered: Nov 11, 2011

IBM

Presentation Transcript:  8 Reasons Why Desktop Virtualization Projects Fail and Best Practices
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: Desktop virtualization is sure to increase efficiency and productivity in your business but the transition comes with its fair share of challenges and pitfalls. Access this presentation transcript, featuring industry expert Gabe Knuth, to review the top reasons why desktop virtualizations fail and learn how you can avoid these fatal mistakes.
Posted: 19 Oct 2011 | Published: 19 Oct 2011

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Intel® Cloud Builders Guide: Data Center Energy Management with Dell and Joulex
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: With cloud computing rapidly evolving, energy management is a key factor IT professionals must address when planning and provisioning their cloud data center strategies to reduce energy costs. Access this white paper to review an open data center roadmap that addresses your key IT concerns for more secure, efficient, and simple cloud architectures.
Posted: 17 Oct 2011 | Published: 17 Oct 2011

Intel

Presentation Transcript: Mastering Windows 7: Dell's Experience with Windows 7 Migration
sponsored by DellEMC and Intel®
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: Migration tools that jumpstart automation initiatives significantly accelerate the process and increase desktop efficiency. Access this informative presentation transcript, featuring industry expert Mark Minasi, to learn best practices for a successful windows 7 deployment.
Posted: 14 Oct 2011 | Published: 14 Oct 2011

DellEMC and Intel®

3 Tips for Planning Data Center Transformation
sponsored by HP Inc
VIDEO: To embrace the new instant-on, mobile, interconnected business world, IT organizations need to transform their infrastructure and data centers to support agility. This video series features 10 expert tips for planning your IT transformation. Check out this brief video for tips 7-5.
Posted: 12 Oct 2011 | Premiered: 11 Oct 2011

HP Inc

Oracle Database 11g Release 2 High Availability
sponsored by Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper you'll learn how to review the common causes of application downtime and discusses new technologies available to help avoid increasing costs during this downtime.
Posted: 03 Oct 2011 | Published: 03 Oct 2011

Oracle Corporation UK Ltd

IBM Systems Consolidation Evaluation Tool
sponsored by IBM
ASSESSMENT TOOL: This evaluation tool provides a high level analysis of your infrastructure so you can weigh the costs against the risks of maintaining existing processes. Compare four migration scenarios and determine which makes sense for your organisation.
Posted: 28 Sep 2011 | Published: 28 Sep 2011

IBM

GIS in the Cloud:  The New age of cloud computing and Geographic information systems
sponsored by Esri
WHITE PAPER: This resource describes the technology and architecture that cloud service and deployment models offer and key areas of research and development for geographic information system (GIS) technology.
Posted: 26 Sep 2011 | Published: 26 Sep 2011

Esri

Trust in Your Cloud
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
VIDEO: Cloud computing is a new model for IT services leveraging the efficient pooling of an on-demand, self managed virtual infrastructure consumed as a service. Working in concert with the security partner ecosystem, VMware is helping businesses of all sizes migrate to secure cloud computing.
Posted: 15 Sep 2011 | Premiered: 15 Sep 2011

VMware, Inc.

Best practices for building a cloud computing infrastructure
sponsored by SAVVIS
EGUIDE: This e-guide takes a close look at what you need to know about building a cloud computing infrastructure to serve dual purposes and top recommendations to get started. Uncover the key to successful cloud computing infrastructure, best practices to build a private cloud and things you should know about the cloud before you begin.
Posted: 12 Sep 2011 | Published: 12 Sep 2011

SAVVIS

Overcoming Security Challenges in the Cloud
sponsored by Intel
VIDEO: In this videocast, learn about the various security concerns companies have when moving to client-aware cloud computing and get expert advice on how to address them.
Posted: 17 Aug 2011 | Premiered: 16 Aug 2011

Intel

Accenture Next-generation Data Center Services with BMC Software
sponsored by BMC-Accenture
WHITE PAPER: Today's data centers must constantly evolve to continue to meet new business requirements. This white paper recommends a comprehensive strategy for improving management and performance and describes the key phases that comprise it.
Posted: 16 Aug 2011 | Published: 16 Aug 2011

BMC-Accenture

IBM reduces costs of its mainframe environment with service management initiative
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This brief paper details how IBM IT Delivery organization streamlines IT management efforts to reduce costs, minimize service disruptions and lower energy costs with IBM Tivoli Monitoring and OMEGAMON XE on z/VM and Linux.
Posted: 15 Aug 2011 | Published: 15 Aug 2011

IBM

The Value of Smarter Data Center Services (IDC Analyst Paper)
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: While recent emphasis has been on consolidation and cost reduction, IT organizations looking to the future are developing streamlined processes and improved time-to-market. Read this white paper from IDC to learn how IT organizations can optimize data centers and build a strong foundation for future IT operations.
Posted: 15 Aug 2011 | Published: 15 Aug 2011

IBM

Connect Once — Integrate Everywhere®
sponsored by DellEMC and Intel®
PRODUCT OVERVIEW: Public, private and hybrid cloud infrastructures are continually gaining momentum throughout the enterprise computing community. Take a look at this exclusive resource to learn about Dell Boomi, one of the latest cloud integration products on the market.
Posted: 04 Aug 2011 | Published: 04 Aug 2011

DellEMC and Intel®

Private Cloud Computing E-Zine Volume 3: IT Without Borders
sponsored by SearchCloudComputing.com
EZINE: In this issue of the Private Cloud e-zine, we examine common challenges in developing a private cloud environment, from IT departmental silos to the lack of sophistication of cloud management tools. Access this resource to address the various factors that can block implementation.
Posted: 01 Aug 2011 | Published: 01 Aug 2011

SearchCloudComputing.com