White Papers by Topic: Operating systems

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Quick Start Guide: Moving from Solaris to Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Learn the differences between Solaris and Red Hat Enterprise Linux to help application developers port code. This paper will cover differences in the shell environment, using the RPM package manager, and using the GNU development tools. It’s meant to get Solaris developers working on Red Hat Enterprise Linux quickly.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux: Your Solaris Alternative

Review key features and benefits of Solaris and Red Hat Enterprise Linux. Learn why Red Hat Enterprise Linux is an ideal solution for enterprises facing Sun and SPARC's uncertain future. Whether you are considering launching a new IT production environment or migrating legacy environments to next-generation platform.

Superior Service for Java and .NET Applications

Learn how IT can drill down into transaction details to perform root-cause analysis on issues that affect the business’s bottom line.

Migrate from Unix to Linux in Six Steps

This paper provides an overview of a simple, six-step process for migrating from UNIX to Linux.

Five Things to Consider Before migrating from Unix to Linux

Any change brings with it an element of risk, whether the change is an application upgrade, a UNIX upgrade, or a transition from enterprise UNIX to Linux. This paper serves to explore five key considerations that every organization should make before migrating from UNIX to Linux.

The Ultimate Triple Play: Migrating from a Proprietary Risc/Unix Platform to Red Hat, Dell, Intel

There has never been a better time to migrate your proprietary RISC servers to Intel® Xeon® processor-powered Dell™ PowerEdge™ servers running Red Hat® Enterprise Linux®. This brief discusses how you can reduce costs and scalability, flexibility and performance with this trio of leading technology vendors supporting your business.

Making the Move: When, What, and How to Migrate from Unix to Linux

This paper discusses the migration efforts and recommended planning for a migration to Linux.

Enabling Enterprise Class Features for the Mid-Range

Download this ESG whitepaper to learn how BlueArc's new storage platform, BlueArc Mercury™, scales in fixed increments that make it easy to install and deploy, scales up to an eight node cluster and 2 PB, making it a forceful consolidation solution.

ESG White Paper: Intelligent Tiered Storage: BlueArc's Implementation

This ESG White Paper discusses the importance of tiered storage, examines BlueArc's approach to intelligent tiering, and shows how it creates operational value for users' data storage infrastructure

Virtualization Dream Team: Citrix and Microsoft

Citrix's strong business and co-development relationship with Microsoft has allowed it to build strong virtualization solutions on the Windows Server platform while delivering applications over the network with an excellent user experience.

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