The Nimsoft for Server Monitoring solution supports iSeries AS400, Netware, Linux, Windows, and UNIX from a single, easy-to-use console. The solution monitors core server resources (CPU, memory, disk, event logs, counters, etc.) and enables centralized management of remote processes and services (automated and manual start/restart/stop).
For the managed services provider (MSP), service desk capabilities play a critical role in the level of service that customers receive and in the degree to which those services are delivered efficiently and profitably. In short, the service desk can make the difference between a service provider’s success or failure. This paper offers some key principles MSPs should adopt in order to help ensure their service desk fully supports operational efficiency, optimal service levels and business growth.
The OCe14000 family of Ethernet Network Adapters is the latest and most advanced generation of Emulex Ethernet adapters. Powered by the XE100 controller, OCe14000 adapters offer enhanced support for virtualization, cloud and hyperscale cluster deployments. This paper highlights support for Emulex’s Virtual Network eXceleration initiative that delivers support for Virtual Network Fabrics, Single Root I/O Virtualization, Universal Multi-Channel™ and NIC teaming amongst its many capabilities.
Growing an IT Services business in an unstable economy is challenging, but for one MSP, the key to success was the right partnership and business support from a group of peers.
See how Wisconsin-based ITConnexx leveraged the ConnectWise Community and the PSA platform to transform their business from break-fix to managed services.
As enterprises build out data center, headquarter, and even branch office networks with ever-increasing Ethernet speeds,
security infrastructure needs to keep up. In the last 3 years, a long list of firewall manufacturers have rolled out products that
support between 40G and 1T of aggregate throughput, and they’re all investigating the need to support new technologies and new physical interfaces at higher performance levels.
Published By: Continuum
Published Date: May 08, 2013
In the face of an unexpected and untimely loss of key technical personnel, Empower needed to maintain its brand as a highly responsive IT managed services provider that client businesses can rely upon to keep their operations running smoothly.
Continuum’s RMM service allowed Empower Information Systems to maintain that level despite losing their key technical person for seven months due to illness.
Learn why Continuum's managed service platform is the right fit for your business.
QLogic QLE3442-RJ 10GBASE-T adapters break through cost barriers and support the higher bandwidth needed for virtual environments while providing investment protection via backward compatibility with 1GbE networks. This paper describes the QLogic QLE3442-RJ 10GBASE-T networking solutions, their benefits, and why they open the door for broad deployment of 10Gbps Ethernet (10GbE).
Baltimore’s M&T bank Stadium, home to Super Bowl XLVII Champion Ravens, deployed wireless technology to support the NFL’s desire to offer fans a unique and comfortable experience with ‘Anywhere, always-on’ coverage throughout the facility, and added benefits only accessible while at the game. To meet these expectations, the Stadium selected a state-of-the-art active distributed antenna system (DAS) for enhanced cellular coverage and capacity with access to fast 4G LTE data services. Here’s how the Stadium did it!
Mergers, acquisitions, and cross-platform migration initiatives can result in organizations needing to support both the Lotus Domino and Microsoft Exchange email platforms. For organizations that need to support user interoperability between the two diverse mail systems, there are certain common factors that will determine their level of success. This document explains how to maintain interoperability between users on either system by ensuring the high-fidelity interchange of directory information, email, calendar entries, calendar free/busy availability, and email-enabled applications.
As virtualization technology evolves and improves, the server performance and power requirements for supporting a virtualized data center increase. Aging servers struggle to meet increasing virtual workload demands and tax your data center by consuming valuable space and power. Principled Technologies compared the performance of the new NEC Express5800/A2040b to an older HP ProLiant DL385 G6 as a representative legacy server. This lab validated report details how many legacy database servers the NEC Express5800/A2040b could consolidate and the amount of space and power it saved, while maintaining steady performance within the hosted VMs.
For over 100 years, Balfour Beatty has created and cared for the vital assets that enable societies and economies to grow. With operations in over 80 countries, Balfour’s global staff is comprised of designers, planners, engineers, builders, project and facilities managers, analysts, and consultants. Through more than 50,000 employees worldwide, Balfour Beatty is one of only a few companies with the expertise and resources to deliver complex and large-scale projects, handling all stages of the infrastructure lifecycle - from financing, through planning and design, to construction, maintenance and support.
In this transformative time in our industry, the Sales Partners who embrace emerging technology solutions at their core are thriving. Cbeyond allows our Master Sales Partners to move into this space with a trusted Carrier partner that has the resources to support customers as they deploy complex applications in the cloud.
The AlienVault Unified Security Management™ platform is the only security platform that combines out-of-the-box capabilities for asset discovery, vulnerability assessment, behavioral monitoring, threat detection, and security intelligence. Designed from the ground up to support managed service use cases, AlienVault provides a reliable, highly flexible, scalable deployment model to help managed service providers quickly deploy and monitor their customer environments.
A range of use cases are emerging for enterprise mobility—and IT pros are under the gun to support them while adhering to
corporate security standards. To do so, they need flexible, robust mobility management augmented by a broad ecosystem of
productivity tools. Discover the criteria IT can use to choose the optimal enterprise mobility management system to meet these
fast-moving business requirements.
Microsoft will be ending support for Windows Server 2003 on July 14, 2015. With the launch of Windows Server 2012 this year, it’s the perfect storm to compel your customers to adopt more Hyper-V, which is now tightly integrated to Microsoft Azure hybrid cloud. Veeam® helps Windows Server upgrades run smoother and faster by ensuring that old systems are backed up and new virtual environments are tested and protected.
Published By: Cloudian
Published Date: Jun 08, 2015
For companies looking to build their own cloud storage infrastructure, including enterprise IT organizations and cloud service providers or cloud hosting providers, the decision to use cloud and cloud storage for the delivery of IT services is best made by starting with the knowledge and experience gained from previous work. This white paper gathers into one place the essentials of a scale-out storage reference architecture coupled with a real world example from the Cloudian support organization that is using the Cloudian HyperStore appliances and the Hortwonworks Hadoop Data Platform to analyze Big Data logs and troubleshoot customer issues.
Published By: Cloudian
Published Date: Jul 13, 2015
With the massive growth of data from the Internet of Things (IOT) to collaboration to compliance, users are demanding low-cost, flexible, easy to scale, and simple to manage data center storage solutions. Software-defined object storage delivers on these demands by capitalizing on industry standard x86 infrastructure and storage technologies to deploy more economic and manageable storage solutions compared to legacy storage architectures.
Cloudian HyperStore is an example of the new breed of software-designed storage. Cloudian HyperStore allows companies to build their own public or private cloud storage infrastructure including enterprise IT organizations, cloud service providers, or cloud hosting providers. This document gathers the essential information about a scale-out storage reference architecture and a real-world example from the Cloudian support organization that uses the Cloudian HyperStore® appliances that are powered by Lenovo hardware.
Migrating your enterprise to a modern Microsoft® Windows® operating system is a complex process that can strain IT resources. That’s why Dell is focused on helping customers meet the deadline of the decade: On 14 July 2015 support for Windows 2003 will cease. The strategic value to efficient Windows migration is application, hardware and deployment readiness. There are many different approaches to server migration, and Dell has the systems and expertise to determine the most efficient approach for each workload. As Microsoft’s leading Windows deployment partner, Dell has developed unique tools and proven practices to help ensure migration readiness.
Published By: Nimboxx
Published Date: Jul 10, 2015
With security, performance, ease of use and affordability as top priorities, the DoD needed a desktop virtualization solution that could support both Linux and Windows desktops across all within a high security-computing environment.
Published By: Nimboxx
Published Date: Jul 10, 2015
The virtualization of physical computers has become the backbone of public and private cloud computing, from desktops to data centers, enabling organizations to optimize hardware utilization, enhance security, support multi-tenancy, and more.
Electronic medical records (EMR) represent a major opportunity for solution providers to support the necessary networks and systems healthcare providers need. EMR makes it possible for doctors, hospital, labs and others to exchange medical information seamlessly. EMR comes with security, compliance and privacy concerns, however, and solution providers can help healthcare organizations address these challenges. This Everything Channel Starter Pack shows how you can find the resources needed to enter and profit from this growing market for healthcare technology solutions. Read about how a partnership with Avnet can enable solution providers to deliver the services and technology to support EMR.