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Case Study-Psomas

Psomas is a leading consulting engineering firm offering services for private companies and government agencies in the water transportation and land development markets. As a high-growth firm, Psomas needed to accelerate application performance to accommodate a changing set of demands from the business as well as employees. They needed to overcome frustrating delays that were hindering project collaboration and work sharing, avoid mishaps with miscommunication among employees, and at the same time deploy technology that could keep up with their pace of growth. After considering bandwidth upgrades and point products, Psomas decided to go with the Riverbed Steelhead solution. With Riverbed Steelhead products deployed worldwide, their employees can now share work and leverage resources wherever they happen to be.

Estimating a Data Center's Electrical Carbon Footprint

Data center owners will be increasingly challenged to report their carbon emissions. This paper introduces a simple approach, supported by free web-based tools, for estimating the carbon footprint of a data center anywhere in the world.

Building a Cure for the Next-Generation Data Center

In this era of real-time medicine, global collaboration and electronic health records, healthcare organizations are challenged to deliver mission-critical services inexpensively. Learn about new solutions

On-premise e-Mail Archiving: Are You Ready for Optimized Exchange Migration?

Despite what you've heard, not everything is moving to the cloud. For example, BY 2014, 72% OF THE EXPECTED 470 MILLION EXCHANGE SERVER MAILBOXES worldwide WILL REMAIN ON-PREMISE. Download this exclusive tech dossier from Iron Mountain to learn why on-premise archiving can be the right choice for your Microsoft Exchange-hosted e-mail environment.

Virtualization: Optimized Power and Cooling to Maximize Benefits

Data centers are routinely and unknowingly missing a great portion of their entitlement from virtualization. Beyond virtualization's undisputed IT benefits - from reduced rack footprint to disaster recovery - is the parallel story of a substantial benefit from optimizing the physical infrastructure that supports it.

Cooling Ultra-High Density Racks and Blade Servers

Rack power creates cooling challenges. Read this paper to review five strategies for deploying ultra-high power racks and practical solutions for both new and existing data centers.

Energy Efficient Cooling for Data Centers

This article discusses the efficiency benefits of row-based cooling compared to two other common cooling architectures.

Data Center Infrastructure: Optimizing Business Value

To stay competitive in today's rapidly changing business world, companies must update the way they view the value of their investment in data center physical infrastructure (DCPI). Learn more.

Cooling Strategies for IT Wiring Closets and Small Rooms

Cooling for IT wiring closets is rarely planned and typically only implemented after failures or overheating occur. This paper describes the science and practical application of an improved method for the specification of cooling for wiring closets.

IDC Report: Business Continuity Solutions from HP and VMware

The need to ensure business continuity (BC) for IT services is a requirement not only for large enterprises but for all sized businesses. IDC discusses the key element of an optimal BC solution and explores the unique features and functions from Vmware and HP, that when combined, can ensure compatibility as well as optimization

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