Server hardware strategy
- January 28, 2011
Wearing its networking hat, Intel announced it will add free FCoE support to its 10 Gigabit Ethernet server adapaters and controllers.
- January 17, 2011
A new generation of tiny, power-efficient “micro servers” is just around the corner, say members of the x86 SSI Forum.
- January 14, 2011
Red Hat provided customers still on RHEL 5 with numerous updates and enhancements, including support for the latest microprocessor platforms.
- January 13, 2011
What are the top 10 data center trends in servers, storage, operating systems and data center facilities for 2011? Find out in our annual data center predictions article.
- January 06, 2011
As data center upgrades occur, systems management is the Trojan horse in converged hardware.
- December 09, 2010
With the new Sun Blade X6275, Oracle showed it hasn't given up on its x86 server business. Plus: news on HP’s energy-efficient switches and Novell Cloud Manager.
- December 06, 2010
Having seen the evidence, some enterprise IT shops may experiment with holding onto servers for longer than in the past, Gartner analysts said.
- December 01, 2010
Sales of x86 servers are swift, but not so for Unix systems, which dropped like a stone this quarter.
- November 16, 2010
Researchers are building ersatz SMP machines out of commodity x86 boxes, plus specialized hardware and software.
- November 09, 2010
Bolstered by new Cisco UCS blades features Intel Xeon 5600 processors, the VCE Coalition is touting new Vblock configurations for SAP and VDI.
- November 05, 2010
There are a lot of ways to skin a data center infrastructure buildout, service providers say.
- October 21, 2010
Today’s x86 servers offer impressive memory densities, but some IT shops want even more.
- October 11, 2010
Resource-intensive applications have driven an increase in virtual machine memory allocation, according to a recent survey.
- October 08, 2010
Oracle veteran Chuck Rozwat returns to run customer services for hardware and software. But he faces an uphill battle with wary Sun shops uneasy about Oracle support.
- October 06, 2010
Hewlett-Packard has taken another stab at the high-performance computing market with redesigned Scalable System SL6500 chassis and individually serviceable front-loading servers.