Scott Hanson, my colleague over at the Dell Tech Center recently did a post highlighting a couple of virtualization demos he performed recently in their lab. Something about rolling up his sleeves and getting his arms covered in virtual 1s and 0s gets @dellservergeek's propeller spinning quite fast (not a … READ MORE
Great summary here by Geva Perry on his Thinking Out Cloud blog. Viewing the cloud through the very different yet overlapping lenses of technology context vs. business considerations. Good thoughts and links here on the strategic implications, inhibitors to adoption and roles of key players.
Oracle has achieved a new world record TPC-C benchmark with its Database 11g Standard Edition One running on Windows on Dell PowerEdge servers. You might be asking what TPC-C is and wondering why you should care? The TPC-C is an online transaction processing benchmark developed by the Transaction … READ MORE
Last month Daniel Bounds wrote that Conspicuous Consumption is Out of Style on the AMD at Work blog and described how Dell and AMD worked together to create energy efficient servers. Time for an update: this week Dell is shipping two-socket and four-socket blade and rack PowerEdge servers … READ MORE
Earlier this week, TBR (Technology Business Research) released its most recent Q4 Customer Satisfaction Survey for servers and Dell moved into sole leadership position, unseating HP and widening it’s lead over IBM (see chart at right). The results reflect improving, and positive, customer perceptions of Dell’s server and … READ MORE
AMD has done some fantastic things of late, especially in terms of helping Dell increase our virtualization performance on PowerEdge servers and blades. I follow our friends at AMD regularly and came across a blog called “A Socket Full of Growth.” In his post, John Fruehe, director of … READ MORE