Data center capacity planning
- January 22, 2014
IBM's server hardware sales continue their decline as the company sharpens its focus on cloud software and services and ponders layoffs.
- December 26, 2013
Technological advances caused necessary changes in IT strategies in 2013. Companies strived to keep up with new data center trends and the market.
- September 20, 2013
The VCE company will deliver new specialized Vblock systems next quarter, including one for extreme applications that caught partners' attention.
- August 20, 2013
More data centers rely on cloud and colocation providers, and many now use DCIM software, an Uptime Institute survey found. Here's why.
- July 17, 2013
TechTarget's data center survey gauges the influence that cloud, big data, mobile computing, virtualization and more have on data center strategies.
- July 16, 2012
When undertaking data center consolidation without buying new servers, make sure incorrect server ratios don't ruin your project.
- April 11, 2012
IBM, Cisco, and NetApp released new converged infrastructure offerings this week, but the high price tag might drive IT customers away.
- August 17, 2010
IT pros debate pros and cons of sourcing Sun hardware renewals and maintenance from Oracle or third parties.
- June 10, 2008
With the help of capacity performance software from BMC, Harris County says it can better determine which work to offload to mainframe specialty processors.
- March 18, 2008
IBM's new mainframe capacity-planning tool, zPCR, may help systems administrators overcome obstacles in the capacity planning process.
- August 16, 2007
Performance management and capacity planning come with more risk in a virtual server environment. Vendors are rolling out new tools to deal with the problem.
- May 30, 2007
Many data centers track their IT assets in a configuration management database, but as they continue to grow, facility items deserve a database of their own.
- April 17, 2007
Data center management software provider Aperture introduces a new version of its capacity planning tool, Vista.
- February 13, 2007
CA is releasing eight software tools that it says can save customers money on mainframe software licensing costs by offloading workloads to the zIIP specialty engine.
- December 15, 2006
For every extra CD bought, book picked out and slot machine pulled during the holidays, an electronic transaction is made. And data centers have to be able to deal with it all.