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Results tagged "provisioning"

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Storage Hypervisors Vs. Software Defined Storage

November 07, 2012 12:09 PM
New technologies are emerging to streamline storage environments. Whether you call those technologies storage virtualization, storage hypervisors or software defined storage, IT still has to be persuaded to embrace them.

DataCore's Storage Hypervisor: An Overview

November 06, 2012 01:15 PM
DataCore's SANsymphony-V software provides a host of storage features, including auto-tiering, replication, and the ability to remove physical disks without disruption, that can be run on a variety of storage hardware.

Evaluating Cloud-Based ID Management Solutions

March 16, 2012 09:00 AM
The process of managing identity for enterprise applications and services is hard to begin with, but a lack of identity standards across cloud-based applications means that organizations looking to manage employee access to those applications will find it doubly hard.

Special Issue: IT Automation: Server Configuration Management

June 09, 2007 04:00 AM
Looking to make your network and IT staff more efficient? In this installment of our TCO series, we examine the costs associated with server configuration management, including predeployment planning, rollout

Extreme Networks Automates IP Handset Provisioning

March 07, 2007 01:15 AM
Helps enterprises toaccelerate IP telephony deployments by removing tedious, manual aspects of new device configuration.

Service Modeling Language Manages IT Assets

February 01, 2007 05:00 AM
The SML standard establishes a common vocabulary for disparate tools and has the backing of a number of big vendors.

Customized Systems Management Suites

September 08, 2006 04:00 AM
So you're not a Fortune 1,000. That doesn't mean your small enterprise doesn't deserve its own custom-tailored systems management strategy. Here's how to design a strategy to match your needs

Altiris Tries Free-to-Own Software Virtualization

August 25, 2006 04:00 AM
Altiris recently released the API for its Software Virtualization Solution client, which virtualizes applications on the desktop to simplify provisioning and deprovisioning.

New App Could Speed Provisioning

November 18, 2005 05:00 AM
Many enterprises overprovision their servers because it's easier to buy more servers than to figure out how the old ones are being utilized. A new app from BMC promises to

BMC Promises Capacity Control For Virtualized Environments

October 17, 2005 11:31 AM
The software is said to deliver provisioning for both physical and virtual services, all based on business requirements.

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