Modern business-critical applications demand availability and uptime, a requirement with direct implications for underlying databases, operating and storage management systems. Find out what approaches provide a complete, simple and cost effective high availability fail-over solution for single-instance databases. Click to Download!
When organisations face the challenges in maintaining their competitiveness in a dynamic business environment, their ability to meet their time-to-market goals all depend on deploying agile and efficient IT infrastructure. In this whitepaper, we explore the choices in deploying mission-critical applications and how to deliver an open and flexible environment. Click to download
While “free” open-source applications still carry unavoidable costs of installation, management, and usage, some costs can be controlled or even eliminated by smart use of appropriate applications, management technology, and best practices. In this whitepaper, we analuse the total cost of owning, managing and using full-disk encryption in large organisations. Click to download!
Whether you are backing up a private cloud across your enterprise or several smaller environments on behalf of a service provider, one of the most significant keys to success for enabling modern data protection is visibility. Without visibility that crosses server/storage boundaries, data protection silos and vendor product lines, your data protection infrastructure is guaranteed to miss backing up some servers, while potentially duplicating the protection of others. Download this whitepaper now to find out more.
When it comes to flash, “one size does not fit all.” IDC examines recent flash trends in enterprise storage deployments. This includes: highlighting how SSDs are filling in gaps of existing storage systems when coupled with intelligent archiving and automated tiering, the pros and cons of different SSD approaches, and tips to overcome concerns of reliability, manageability and scalability.
Flash is quickly emerging as the preferred way to overcome performance limitations of hard disk drives, especially when your capacity requirements are relatively small and you require high performance. In this price comparison, we compare each solution's performance and capacity to address different storage challenges. Click here to download!
In the current economic and regulatory environment, there is significant pressure on today’s CIO to not only keep the business running within an allocated budget, but to actively transform a business through the smart deployment of technology. Find out what questions the best CIOs ask and answer when transforming their businesses with process automation.
IT virtualisation, the engine behind cloud computing, can have significant consequences on the data centre physical infrastructure. The particular effects of virtualisation are discussed and possible solutions or methods for dealing with them are offered. Download to learn more.
How can you avoid making major mistakes when operating and maintaining your data centre(s)? The key lies in the methodology behind your operations and maintenance program. This whitepaper explores the top ten mistakes in data centre operations. Read now.
To stay competitive in today’s rapidly changing business world, companies must update the way they view the value of their investment in data centre physical infrastructure (DCPI). This whitepaper discusses how companies can succeed in a changing global market. Read now.
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