Early adopters of the new Dell PowerEdge R720 servers say the servers pack more power, while other users say software updates are an incremental step toward more streamlined server management.
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A DIMM (dual in-line memory module) is a double SIMM (single in-line memory module). Definition | WhatIs
There's more to server memory than data rates. It's also important to understand memory ranks and channels.
When selecting server memory, it is almost always best to choose registered DIMM (RDIMM) rather than unbuffered DIMM (UDIMM)... Tip | SearchDataCenter.com
Selecting server memory is no easy task if the IT staff isn't familiar with what's on the market.
Virtualization increases the number of workloads possible on every server, but greater computing demands also require that the IT staff make... Tip | SearchDataCenter.com
Tier-1 server vendors are clawing their way back now that both public clouds and server virtualization are eating into sales. In order to compete, these vendors have begun to innovate in an effort to stem those losses.
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Server problems are unavoidable, but advances in server hardware designs and instrumentation have made systems more resilient than ever before.
IT technicians should treat any server's system fault as a serious issue, but many problems... Tip | SearchDataCenter.com
With so much attention focused on processing ability, network bandwidth and storage IOPS, it is easy to overlook server memory availability and reliability. Processors are central to any server, but all of the workload's instructions and data are... Tip | SearchDataCenter.com
Facebook occupies a world very different from the average enterprise IT shop, but the social network’s energy-efficient Open Compute Project hardware designs could benefit all types of companies.
Energy-conscious IT shops are slowly... News | SearchDataCenter.com
Oracle has finally delivered x86 servers based on the latest Intel chips, but the company’s support reputation and the price tag on its three new models have some wondering why they should consider Oracle boxes.
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Enterprise IT shops using server virtualization now have an eight-core Intel Xeon CPU that supports more memory and broadens the use case for 10 Gigabit Ethernet. IBM, HP and Dell all introduced servers based on the new chip.
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