August 20, 2013
Actifio, which manages copy data for improved data protection, adds out-of-band support for applications, such as Microsoft Exchange and SQL.
July 16, 2013
Oracle has ceased development on Oracle VDI, Sun Ray software and client hardware with plans to focus on Oracle Secure Global Desktop and VirtualBox.
June 27, 2013
The Oracle 12c Database touts several new features, though the biggest draw will probably be the paid add-on, Pluggable Databases.
May 01, 2007
The new quad-core chips are designed to increase performance, but not all applications need -- or can use -- multiple cores.
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Puppet is an open source alternative to commercial IT configuration management tools. In this column, one of Puppet's founders discusses how the tool can be useful in the data center. Continue Reading
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Choosing a system monitoring tool to recommend to your customers is complex, made more so by the number of products on the market. To help speed up the selection process, we chose the top three products for you to consider. Continue Reading
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Expert Chris Partsenidis explains what iPerf can do to help you measure your network's bandwidth, delay, jitter and potential for data loss. Continue Reading
Our expert takes a look at free software and infrastructure alternatives for Windows Remote Desktop for remote desktop access. Continue Reading
When monitoring a large number of hosts or devices with the MRTG graphing tool, the system experience frequent CPU spikes. In this RRDTool tutorial, learn how to install RRDTool and convert MRTG to use RRD storage to avoid system overload. Continue Reading