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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

Virtualizing Network Connections and Capacity with HP FlexFabric

With FlexFabric, HP is creating a new balance by combining the best standards-based networking technologies with a new modular architecture that optimizes the full range of virtualization capabilities while meeting business requirements.

ROI of a Complete Networking Portfolio: Delivering Value from the Network Edge to the Core

IDC Study:How businesses must meet IT demands with an eye toward delivering a strong return on investment and low total cost of ownership on new network investments. Review IDC's findings

Managing Major Online Events

If your organization allows recreational video at all, you need to ensure that you retain control of the network to mitigate any risk. Click to learn how a combination of policy and Blue Coat technologies can support business needs and keep employees productive and happy. Free the WAN with Blue Coat.

The Effect of Virtualization on Networking

Virtualization offers a host of benefits, but it also increases complexity. A new depth of understanding is required, particularly in configuring virtualization hosts to maximize reliability, bandwidth, and ease of management. With proper configuration, virtual servers can enjoy the same basic network resources as physical servers did in days gone by. InfoWorld contributing editor Paul Venezia, who has configured dozens of hosts and networks to support virtualization, provides the guidance you need.

Redefining the Economics of Networking

This paper provides an overview of the challenges businesses face today and how IT addresses the explicit need to manage network costs, provide choice and flexibility and reduce complexity. In addition, this paper highlights the difference between proprietary and standards-based networking and how innovative networking solutions that embrace a standards-based approach allow organizations to break free from restrictive proprietary networking solutions and enable better business outcomes.

The Next Generation is the Smart Generation

Innovations such as mobility, Web 2.0, social media and cloud computing have dramatically changed the IT landscape and introduced new security threats into the corporate network. This eBook investigates why traditional firewalls are no longer enough, and how application intelligence and control enable network security in the wake of these changes.

Innovation Through End-to-End Unified Networking Solutions

Discover how HP helps midsize businesses easily handle growth, decrease operational costs, protect data and deliver ROI with a converged infrastructure and advanced applications.

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