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Increase Utilization, Decrease Energy Costs With Data Center Virtualization

Published By: HP     Published Date: Oct 09, 2008
Increase utilization, decrease energy costs with data center virtualization In the past, IT departments have responded to demands for new services and better performance by adding more hardware, resulting in underutilized technology silos and server sprawl. Today, many organizations are turning to virtualization technologies that facilitate consolidation and increased utilization. In short, virtualization brings the ability to pool, share and dynamically reallocate data center resources – and helps fulfill the promise of higher utilization and lower energy consumption and lower costs.Join us and learn why HP is well prepared to help you assess and address your needs. Find out what key virtualization partners -- such as VMware, Microsoft and Citrix – bring to the table and how HP can help you leverage their technology and expertise.
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mission critical, virtualization, hewlett-packard company, enterprise applications, data management, server virtualization
    
HP

Guide to Cost-Effectively Refreshing Aging Servers

Published By: Sun Microsystems     Published Date: Oct 06, 2008
This free white paper from the experts at IDC posits solutions to the key problems posed by data center crowding: geometrically growing power and cooling costs; the spiraling cost of management; and the sheer number of server footprints.
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servers, server management, power, cooling, sun, blade servers, down time, space saving
    
Sun Microsystems

Lifetime Products Boosts Productivity and Cuts Costs with Unified Messaging Solution

Published By: Microsoft Exchange     Published Date: Oct 02, 2008
Lifetime Products manufactures tables, chairs, and basketball equipment for customers in more than 50 countries. Its employees in the United States and China depend on messaging technologies to stay connected to customers and the office. To improve productivity, Lifetime deployed Microsoft® Exchange Server 2007 Unified Messaging. Employees can access their e-mail, voice-mail, and fax messages in their inboxes—while at work, at home, or on the road.
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microsoft, microsoft exchange, exchange server, messaging, productivity, unified messaging, convergence, collaboration
    
Microsoft Exchange

Virtualization and Automation Drive Dynamic Data Centers

Published By: CA WA 2     Published Date: Oct 01, 2008
Data Center Automation enables you to manage change processes, ensure configuration compliance and dynamically provision servers and applications based on business need. By controlling complexity and automating processes in the data center, your data center becomes more adaptive and agile. Effective Data Center Automation lets you leverage virtualization, manage capacity, and reduce costs and also helps reduce energy usage and waste.
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it automation, ca wa 2, ca wa, data center automation, datacenter automation, configuration, server hardware, servers
    
CA WA 2

Automated Disaster Recovery with VMware SRM and Dell EqualLogic iSCSI SANs

Published By: VMware Dell     Published Date: Sep 29, 2008
Virtualized IT infrastructures can simplify management and facilitate business continuity while helping minimize power consumption and procurement costs. Virtualization also helps organizations automate disaster recovery plans. Dell EqualLogic PS Series arrays and VMware® Site Recovery Manager (SRM) software provide integrated, cost-effective, automated site recovery and testing for enterprise data centers.
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vmware, dell, iscsi, equallogic, site recovery manager, navicure, disaster recovery, infrastructure
    
VMware Dell

Lead Management Heroes: How Acteva and IDology Achieved Significant Results with Marketo

Published By: Marketo, INC.     Published Date: Sep 25, 2008
In this free marketing Webcast, learn how two very different companies used lead management technology to significantly increase conversion rates—by as much as 500 percent!  Discover: key criteria for selecting a lead management solution... how to get up and running quickly, while avoiding needless costs... how to achieve the marketing results you want—and make it easy to access those numbers anytime.  Find out what lead management can do for your company. View this free Webcast now.
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lead management, marketo, conversion, knowledge management, contact management
    
Marketo, INC.

Quick sizing guide for SAS Grid running on HP BladeSystems and EVA Storage

Published By: HP SAS     Published Date: Sep 24, 2008
Designed for CIOs, IT managers, data center managers and grid computing architects seeking to improve performance, SAS Grid Computing on the HP BladeSystem. C-Class helps accelerate growth and mitigate risks with a simplified, consolidated infrastructure that’s agile enough to efficiently handle change. SAS Grid Manager on HP BladeSystem can lower costs through automation, virtualization and improved IT efficiency.   Download  HP's "Quick Sizing Guide for SAS Grid running on HP BladeSystem and EVA Storage" to learn more about the equipment needs to deploy SAS Grid Manager on HP BladeSystem.
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hewlett packard, bladesystems, grid manager, grid computing, polyserve matrix, eva storage, data management, traffic management
    
HP SAS

Don't Forget About The People Costs

Published By: JBoss     Published Date: Sep 23, 2008
Most white papers and webinars available on the Internet about choosing enterprise middleware focus the selection process around criteria such as licensing costs, technical coverage of long lists of specified functionalities, and vendor viability. While these criteria may have been suitable in the past, the experience of many enterprise architects leading J2EE projects over the past few years suggest that they are not enough. What’s missing? People costs.
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middleware, jboss, roi, productivity, redhat, red hat, linux, penguin
    
JBoss

Assessing The IT Energy Efficiency of Your Business: A Step-by-Step Guide

Published By: IBM     Published Date: Sep 18, 2008
Powering your IT hardware often costs more than double the price of the actual machine. While this fact alone motivates businesses to build more energy efficient data centers, IBM's Project Big Green details the additional operational and social benefits for businesses. Read more on IBM's holistic approach to reducing your IT energy use to save you money.
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ibm, network management, networking, green, green computing, green datacenter, green data center, data center
    
IBM

Bringing Together Manufacturing: Enterprise Resource Planning

Published By: IBM     Published Date: Sep 18, 2008
When bound to regulation and compliance, process manufacturers find opportunities to grow through enterprise resource planning (ERP). However, 50% of process manufacturers execute non-integrated ERP strategies. This Aberdeen Group research study reveals best practices to help you adapt or select an ERP vendor that improves your business performance.
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erp, enterprise resource planning, cindy jutras, process, process industry, chemical, food and beverage, food
    
IBM

Finding The Retailer's Need: Advanced Store Systems & True Ownership Costs

Published By: IBM     Published Date: Sep 18, 2008
Retailers regularly adapt to customer trends by investing in new systems technology. But they may not be aware that a system's initial purchase price is only 20 to 45% of the total cost of ownership of their system, and there's more to understand about the true cost of your purchase. Find out more on investing in the information system for your unique business.
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ibm, ibm mmdg, infrastructure, networking, tco, total cost of ownership, network management
    
IBM

Knowing What's Necessary For Energy-Saving Data Centers

Published By: IBM     Published Date: Sep 18, 2008
As energy costs rise, your data center is being taxed and your business is at stake. CIOs are realizing they need to redesign and build energy-efficient data centers. This article simplifies that complex task. It explains how to pinpoint your biggest energy costs and match hardware, software and facilities options so you can create a truly green data center.
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ibm, ibm mmdg, energy, green, green computing, data center, datacenter, network management
    
IBM

Reducing IT Energy Costs: The Mid-Size & Small Business Approach

Published By: IBM     Published Date: Sep 18, 2008
As total costs of small and mid-sized businesses increase, growing companies look ever closely at how their IT needs affect energy costs. The IBM case studies and survey results herein discuss opportunities to reduce IT energy costs, save money and devise IT investment strategies. Read them and learn how you can expand your business while helping the environment.
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ibm, ibm mmdg, green, green computing, green data center, data center, datacenter, small business
    
IBM

Keep Talking, Not Spending: 10 Tips for Effective and Efficient Use of Telecoms

Published By: Quocirca     Published Date: Sep 18, 2008
Even when facing challenging economic times, businesses still need to communicate and rely on technology to connect with customers, partners, suppliers and their own employees. Cutting back on communications spending will have a negative effect in a long downturn.  It will leave any business that does so with fewer options when conditions improve and at a disadvantage compared to competitors that continue to invest.  However, there are 10 steps that can be taken to grow the value and use of communications, while controlling costs.
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telecom, telecoms, quocirca, networking, ip telephony
    
Quocirca

Virtual Servers Need Virtual Storage

Published By: Dell EqualLogic     Published Date: Sep 15, 2008
Virtualization is a sea change from the days of one image per physical machine. And the benefits are clear, from better hardware utilization to lower costs to easier management. But while the resulting server consolidation is a good thing, it only solves half the problem. You still need to ensure that best-practice storage management is available to both your physical and virtual servers.
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virtual, virtual server, virtual servers, storage management, storage, virtual machine, virtual storage, dell
    
Dell EqualLogic

Mainframes are Still Mainstream

Published By: CA Mainframe     Published Date: Sep 12, 2008
This white paper describes the trends that are not only keeping the mainframe market alive but are supporting its growth. The growing complexity of IT makes consolidation and simplification of IT asset management essential. At the same time, increases in energy costs and concern about the environment are also impacting markets. Mainframes are uniquely positioned to provide the automation and virtualization today's complex infrastructures require while using less energy.
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ca mainframe, mainframe, network management, server hardware, servers
    
CA Mainframe

Why Software License Management is So Difficult - And How to Simplify It

Published By: CA ITAM     Published Date: Sep 09, 2008
Learn more on how improving the efficiency of software inventory and license management processes can provide you with a host of benefits, including improved IT governance through stronger software compliance standards and processes, automated correlation of relevant software products within an organization’s infrastructure to their respective licenses, and reduced costs in the areas of license procurement, use rights and software purchases.
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CA ITAM

Consolidate and Expand Your Discovery Data: Build a More Proactive Asset Management Program

Published By: CA ITAM     Published Date: Sep 09, 2008
This white paper discusses how to make the leap from basic asset tracking to a more robust asset management program that can improve decision-making and service levels, reduce costs and mitigate risks. The focus is the CA IT Asset Management solution's ability to accelerate your IT Asset Management program's maturity by providing asset ownership information (the complement to discovery information).
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CA ITAM

CEO Roundtable: Improving Performance Through a Shared Business Model

Published By: Senn Delaney     Published Date: Sep 05, 2008
It's become a business imperative to maximize operational effectiveness, trim costs, standardize and streamline processes, achieve economies of scale and increase competitive advantage. Today's most successful leaders do this in a way that balances the greater good of the enterprise with the competing demands of their autonomous businesses that must respond to the individual needs of their markets. A more collaborative model that helps leaders of complex businesses to maximize effectiveness is gaining traction. Four prominent business leaders discuss their challenges and successes in shifting to this shared business model.
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senn delaney, customer focused, brand management, customer-centric, employee management, employee engagement, application integration, application performance management
    
Senn Delaney

GO GREEN Information Technology Resource Kit

Published By: ITManagement     Published Date: Sep 04, 2008
Get an easy and proven eco-friendly framework for your company to GO GREEN. See how your company can cut operating costs while reducing energy consumption, greenhouse emissions and waste through your equipment infrastructure and business operations.
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green, green it, environmental, environment, epa, itmanagement, it management, energy
    
ITManagement

The Shortcut Guide to IT Service Management and Automation

Published By: HP Service Management     Published Date: Sep 03, 2008
In this first chapter of "The Shortcut Guide to IT Service Management and Automation," you will be led through a step by step analysis of your company's IT and business relationships, providing you with a basis for a strategic plan to turn service lifecycle management into a valuable business asset. Author and compliance expert Rebecca Herold demonstrates how technology acts as a strategic differentiator by enabling business growth, driving operational efficiencies to lower maintenance costs, optimizing outcomes, and reducing IT risks.
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itil, itil v3, bsm, bsa, dca, itsm, it service management, operations
    
HP Service Management

Virtualization: Simplify. Automate. Lower Costs. Discover the Business Benefits of Virtualization

Published By: HP     Published Date: Aug 22, 2008
Enterprise Strategy Group analysts Mark Bowker and Mark Peters will share the business drivers and benefits for virtualizing both servers and storage. You'll gain an understanding of IT infrastructure virtualization in order to evaluate the operational benefits it could provide. You'll also learn what steps to take to assess your IT environment to quantify the benefits of virtualization.
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hp 4400, hp 4000, eva 4400, eva4400, virtual, virtualization, infrastructure, storage virtualization
    
HP

Solving Your Enterprise-Wide Service Management Problems

Published By: IBM     Published Date: Aug 21, 2008
Today’s increasingly complex environments are a challenge to manage. This white paper will show you how IBM Service Management solutions from Tivoli can help you better understand your IT and operation environments and manage your business more efficiently—all while controlling costs and mitigating compliance risks. You’ll also discover how IBM Maximo Enterprise Asset Management solutions provide a single software platform for managing all IT and operations assets across your enterprise.
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ibm, ibm mi, ibm grm, service management, tivoli, business management, maximo, it management
    
IBM

Establish ITIL Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Processes to Align Your IT With Business Objectives

Published By: IBM     Published Date: Aug 21, 2008
Today, an IT-driven, customer-centric business approach isn’t a luxury — it’s imperative. More and more businesses are moving out of a cost-centric view of their IT potential and into a realization that IT can transform business processes. This white paper shows how you can maximize your IT function by leveraging ITIL best practice processes. These guidelines can help you effectively manage IT changes, assets, personnel and service levels all while reducing costs—going beyond simple IT asset management to deliver proactive IT business improvements.
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itil, best practices, service management, asset management, ibm, ibm mi, ibm grm
    
IBM

Increase your Service Availability and Performance with IBM Service Management

Published By: IBM     Published Date: Aug 21, 2008
Today’s operations teams are faced with more pressure than ever to ensure high service availability and performance. They must keep pace with the growing array of service demands, soaring costs, the rapid evolution of technology and an increasingly competitive marketplace. However, many organizations suffer from an obscured view into key business services and supporting technology, because they lack the closed-loop, cross-domain management that’s needed.
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ibm, ibm mi, ibm grm, service management, desktop management, it management
    
IBM
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