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The Value of iLayer Management: A Technical Brief

Many customers have expressed a desire for tape libraries to proactively report more-and better-information about their units, therefore requiring less hands-on time supporting their tape systems.

HP LTO-5 8Gb Native Storage Networking Architecture

Quantum's iLayer software has historically provided an advanced SAN connectivity feature set via a Fibre Channel I/O Blade, sold and positioned as storage networking drives.

Why Organizations Need LTO-5 Today

For years, tape storage systems have played a key role in efforts to store data for backup and retrieval, archiving, and contingency planning purposes. More recently, tape has been called on to help preserve and safeguard data to meet data retention laws and regulations.

Need a Long-Term Archive Solution?

Along with their iLayer software, Quantum has delivered an archive solution that reduces the total cost of ownership for the IT infrastructure while at the same time simplifying data protection. To learn more about the Scalar i6000, please read on.

Essential Deployment Tips: Oracle Databases on VMware vSphere 4

Even the most demanding Oracle database workloads can now be virtualized with VMware vSphere and ESX 4 -- with greater than 95 percent of Oracle instances matching native performance. This paper provides the essential tips necessary to successfully deploy Oracle on VMware virtual infrastructure to enable database administrators (DBAs) to meet their performance and availability goals. This paper provides technical guidance when deploying Oracle databases on VMware vSphere. This document will also show that the same best practices, tuning tips and tricks, and skill sets necessary to deploy Oracle databases in physical environments can be leveraged when deploying Oracle databases in virtual environments.

How to Tell If You Need Secure, Managed File Transfer

If your organization is like most, you probably move more than a few files from place to place. With all this data flying around, how secure are your file transfers? This shortcut guide examines three real-world file transfer scenarios and provides the 10 business requirements you need to fulfill with any file transfer solution.

Common File Transfer Myths - Debunked

Misconceptions and bad assumptions related to file transfer are common. This paper will bust some of these myths by examining common misunderstandings, explaining where they came from-because many of them do, in fact, contain a nugget of truth-and seeing how they hold up to cold, hard facts.

Creating Your File Transfer Shopping List

Although many managed file transfer solutions are similar in basic capabilities, each solution offers unique features that, depending on your needs, may be advantageous or disadvantageous to your organization. This paper will examine specific business requirements that you may have and translate those to the technical requirements of a file transfer solution.

Tuxedo in an SOA World

Everything in Tuxedo is a service and invoked as a service. Tuxedo services are location and implementation-independent, adhere to a contract, and are interoperable with other Tuxedo services and other service-oriented platforms. As a result, integrating Tuxedo applications into a SOA environment is natural and straightforward.

Strategies for Solving the Datacenter Space, Power, and Cooling Crunch: Sun Server and Storage Optimization Techniques

The lack of flexibility caused by outdated, inefficient datacenters has also begun to affect business agility. Learn about the range of technologies that can help you drive more efficiency in your datacenter.

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