October 31, 2014, 5:24 am GMT  

10 item(s) containing the term "performance"

Dell PowerEdge Servers Make Great Software-Defined Storage Solutions

— Ed. Note: This post is authored by Steve Houck, Chief Operating Officer of DataCore As applications and data become more important, companies are transforming their data centers into private cloud infrastructure.  This move will enable companies to provide high levels of availability, reliability and performance t...
Oct 30 08:11:00 pm GMT / Inside Enterprise IT»

EMC cloud really isn’t all about EMC hardware, says EMC product chief

— The storage giant has some secrets up its sleeve including how its acquisition of the Andy Becholsheim-backed DSSD startup will help fire up high-performance next-gen apps.
Oct 30 05:07:00 pm GMT / Structure ? Cloud Computing News and Analysis»

Integrated Virtual Services with RISE

— Want to simplify and scale your virtual networks? Want to optimize performances of virtual applications? Want to improve your end [...]
Oct 28 09:08:41 pm GMT / Data Center Networks»

VMware Partnership Opens VDI Space to Nvidia, Exec Says

— Nvidia official Sanford Russell says VMware's embracing Nvidia's Grid vGPU technology brings high-performance graphics to the desktop virtualization space.
Oct 27 06:35:00 pm GMT / IT Infrastructure - RSS Feed»

Using a SSD Cache in Front of EBS Boosted Throughput by 50%, for Free

— Using EBS has lots of advantages--reliability, snapshotting, resizing--but overcoming the performance problems by using Provisioned IOPS is expensive.  Swrve, an integrated marketing and A/B testing and optimization platform for mobile apps, did something clever. They are using the c3.xlarge EC2 instances, t...
Oct 15 03:56:21 pm GMT / High Scalability - Building bigger, faster, more reliable websites.»

Document Model Support in DynamoDB: Flexibility, Availability, Performance, and Scale...Together at last

— Today, I’m thrilled to announce several major features that significantly enhance the development experience on DynamoDB. We are introducing native support for document model like JSON into DynamoDB, the ability to add / remove global secondary indexes, adding more flexible scaling options, and increasing the item si...
Oct 08 11:00:00 am GMT / All Things Distributed»

IBM Provides Clients Superior Alternative to x86-Based Commodity Servers

— IBM today introduced a new range of systems capable of handling massive amounts of computational data faster at nearly 20 percent better price/performance , than comparable Intel Xeon v3 Processor-based systems – providing clients a superior alternative to closed, commodity-based data center servers. ...
Oct 03 03:22:34 am GMT / IBM Press Releases - Servers - United States»

What’s new in the world of Big Data and Cloud

— Three things you need to know from the week of September 7 – 13, 2014 Apache Cassandra –  Cassandra continues to gather momentum as a preferred noSQL database, both in terms of commercial backing and performance. Apache Cassandra v2.1, was announced at September 11 at the Cassandra Summit. The most important...
Sep 15 06:09:46 pm GMT / Cloud Computing»

Microserver Market Heats up: Intel Atom S1200 (Centerton) Announcement

— Since 2008, I’ve been excited by, working on, and writing about Microservers. In these early days, some of the workloads I worked with were I/O bound and didn’t really need or use high single-thread performance. Replacing the server class processors that supported these applications with high-volume, low-cost clie...
Dec 11 04:55:45 pm GMT / Perspectives»

42: The Answer to the Ultimate Question of Life, the Universe, and Everything

— Yesterday the Top 500 Supercomputer Sites was announced. The Top500 list shows the most powerful commercially available supercomputer systems in the world. This list represents the very outside of what supercomputer performance is possible when cost is no object. The top placement on the list is always owned by a...
Nov 15 06:21:38 pm GMT / Perspectives»