White Papers by Topic: Systems management

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Gartner Magic Quadrant for Client Management Tools

The client management tool market is maturing and evolving to adapt to consumerization, desktop virtualization, and an ongoing need to improve efficiency.

Editorial Report: How to build a 21st century backup system

Does your backup system feel about as modern as the 8-track stereo sitting in your garage? Is it just as reliable? Maybe it's time to bring your backup and recovery system into the 21st century.

University of Toronto Case Study

Learn how to achieve infrastructure optimization through private cloud deployment.

How Toad™ Complements Oracle® Enterprise Manager 12c

This technical brief explains how using Toad by itself - or with Oracle tools - can simplify Oracle database management and improve DBA productivity.

Use Cases: Microsoft Exchange 2010 on VMware

Many VMware customers running Exchange 2003, 2007, and 2010 are already taking advantage of the benefits offered by virtualization to improve their organization's messaging capabilities and effectiveness. Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 includes a number of enhancements in areas such as availability, architecture, remote access, operational efficiency, and improved end-user experience. For organizations not already using vSphere, the upgrade cycle from previous versions of Exchange to Exchange 2010 presents an ideal opportunity to begin leveraging the power and flexibility of virtual machine technology. This guide provides use cases and explains the primary technical benefits that can be achieved by deploying Exchange 2010 on VMware vSphere."

Guidelines for Specification of Data Center Power Density

This paper describes the science and practical application of an improved method for the specification of power and cooling infrastructure for data centers.

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.

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.

Four Promising Alternatives to the Lead Acid Battery

This white paper will explore the strengths, weaknesses and future prospects of four such technologies: Flywheels, ultracapacitors, fuel cells and lithium ion batteries.

No Harmony in Harmonics

As the number of harmonics-producing loads has increased over the years, it has become increasingly necessary to address their influence when making any additions or changes to an installation. Read this whitepaper to learn more about the common causes, implications and resolutions for problematic harmonic distortion in your electrical system.

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