The idea of load balancing is well defined in the IT world: A network device accepts traffic on behalf ofa group of servers, and distributes that traffic according to load balancing algorithms and the availabilityof the services that the servers provide. From network administrators to server administrators to applicationdevelopers, this is a generally well understood concept.
Application Delivery Controllers understand applications and optimize server performance - offloading compute-intensive tasks that prevent servers from quickly delivering applications. Learn how ADCs have taken over where load balancers left off.
Ensuring the reliability and efficiency of your data center operations requires a strategic partner that is qualified to minimize energy usage, reduce costs, and optimize space utilization, helping you meet critical business initiatives.
White Paper Published By: 123Together
Published Date: Mar 17, 2009
With the current state of the economy, IT executives are being asked to stretch their budgets in order to keep their businesses profitable. In 2008, Median IT spending per user fell to $6,667 from the previous year's $7,397, according to Computer Economics. This represents a 6.2% reduction, consistent with the fact that IT managers were supporting an increasing number of users without corresponding increases in IT spending. IT spend continued to decline in 2009 and uncertainty and caution is still prevalent in 2010.
Live Event Published By: Gigaom
Published Date: Apr 25, 2019
This free 1-hour webinar from GigaOm brings together experts in hyper-converged architecture and data center infrastructure and administration to explore how enterprise leaders are using HCI to modernize data center infrastructure and prepare it for public cloud co-existence.
White Paper Published By: Panduit
Published Date: Nov 28, 2018
If you’re looking to build, expand, or modernize your facility with converged physical infrastructure solutions, be sure to download our cheat sheet Key Questions to Ask a Prospective Converged Physical Infrastructure Solutions Vendor.
This insideHPC guide explores how a powerful scheduling and resource management solution can slot workloads into those idle clusters, thereby gaining maximum value from the hardware and software investment, and rewarding IT administrators with satisfied users.
To try and understand the path to the cloud in greater detail, we’ve
created this eBook from an extended interview conducted by the
team at DatacenterDynamics with Juniper Networks’ Andy Ingram,
the Global Vice President for Data Center and Cloud.
White Paper Published By: Chatsworth
Published Date: Oct 22, 2016
By using intelligent and scalable platforms, your organization can improve resource consumption, cloud utilization and more. Solid data center management platforms help empower your business and data center to consume less energy and trim infrastructure costs.
White Paper Published By: IBM
Published Date: Jul 14, 2016
How do you keep 130,000 guests safely entertained, fed, watered and informed in a sustainable way? Roskilde Festival knew that the critical insights lay hidden in huge volumes of real-time data.
The Copenhagen Business School used IBM technologies to build a cloud big data lab that correlates information from multiple sources, delivering valuable insight for planning and running the festival.
Download to learn more.