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By Ed Tittel ,Phillip Gervasi ,Alan R. Earls Evaluate May 16, 2016

Hardware vs. Software: The role of hardware in a software age

In this software age, is there any role left for hardware? In our three-part guide, our experts' response is a resounding, "yes." It may feel like this is the era of Continue Reading

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Hardware considerations for SAP HANA installations

Hardware options for in-memory database technology are quickly increasing as adopters demand optimum performance, reduced footprint, better efficiency and much more. Continue Reading


By Robert Gates News Jul 08, 2016

How HPE's The Machine could fuel hardware engines

A new server architecture based around memory is still a work in progress, but IT pros and leaders at HPE see its value today coming from incremental advancements. Continue Reading


By Amy Larsen DeCarlo Get Started Aug 19, 2016

Exploring the ins and outs of enterprise hardware pricing

Cloud computing has changed how businesses buy technology. How does the age of SaaS affect enterprise hardware pricing? Continue Reading


By Steve Zurier Manage Jun 01, 2016

In virtualized environments, importance of hardware remains

It's tempting to get swept up in the hype around software-defined everything and cloud mania, but even in virtualized environments, networking hardware is still critical. Continue Reading


By Alissa Irei News Jun 01, 2016

Role of hardware in networking remains critical

Will hardware in networking soon be "gone, but not forgotten"? Not a chance. Even in the era of software-defined everything, physical gear still matters. Continue Reading


By Ed Tittel Manage May 05, 2016

IT's hardware evolution in this software-defined age

There may be a software-defined revolution going on, but the hardware evolution continues. Learn why hardware retains its importance in networking today, even in this SDN age. Continue Reading


By Dan Sullivan Get Started May 02, 2016

How does Docker's hardware signing work?

Docker's recent upgrade introduced support for hardware signing and in the future, automated security analysis on Docker images. Expert Dan Sullivan goes over these new features. Continue Reading


By John Moore Get Started Jun 20, 2016

IT hardware sales endure as channel partner business

Industry executives say hardware remains a key part of a channel partner's business mix, even with the rise of monthly recurring revenue from service sales. Continue Reading


By Cameron McKenzie News Jun 15, 2016

Will server hardware perform faster with transactional memory?

For many Java applications doing list processing, having transactional memory built right into Intel's commodity CPUs will result in greater server hardware performance. Continue Reading