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Most Popular WhitePapers

  • Comparing NoSQL Databases With YCSB Standard Benchmark
    How do the latest releases of two leading NoSQL databases compare on both read/write and query performance? The emerging technologies thought leader Avalon Consulting, LLC benchmarked MongoDB 3.2 and Couchbase Server 4.5 to find out. These big data experts ran industry standard (YCSB) workloads for both read/write and query. The bottom line: Couchbase outperformed MongoDB by 7x on reads, 5x on writes, and 3x on queries. The benchmark tested how well MongoDB and Couchbase Server performed with: A mixed read/write workload and a query workload 150 million documents (300GB of data) Insufficient memory to cache all the data (only 54% in memory) Up to 280 concurrent clients
  • Private Cloud 101: Move at the Speed of Business
    With the cloud transforming application development and deployment — enabling organizations to improve flexibility, automate processes, and decrease time to market — some big questions remain. One of the most important issues an organization must address is how it can best employ the smarter tools and limitless scale that the cloud offers. One way that enterprises take advantage of the benefits of the cloud is by deploying their own private cloud. Read this white paper to learn how private clouds can boost agility, automate processes, and decrease time to market.
  • Top 5 Reasons to Consider Veritas Access
    When it comes to storage, not all data is the same. Different data has very different performance and capacity requirements. With the explosion of unstructured data – 80% of data growth worldwide is unstructured data – the landscape has become even more complicated. Make sure you have what you need to handle all this data and store it appropriately. This brief, "Top 5 Reasons to Consider Veritas Access," describes how to manage your data, so it's easily accessible regardless of where it resides – on-premises, off-premises, or in the cloud – and delivers the performance and capacity that meets your needs. Read it now to see how to get more from all your data and maximize the value of your storage investments.
  • Eight Tips for Choosing an MSP to Support an Azure Deployment
    Microsoft Azure® is a leading choice for businesses looking to take advantage of the cloud. Azure is particularly appealing to businesses that have already invested in Microsoft on-premises and are now considering running these applications and other workloads in the cloud. To understand how to make this move to Azure, many businesses are turning to managed service providers (MSPs) with specific Azure expertise. Read this white paper to learn the eight key areas to focus on when considering an MSP for an Azure deployment.
  • Introducing the Smart Campus
    Using Internet of Things (IoT) technologies, colleges and universities are linking anything and everything to create new applications that elevate the campus experience. It's called a Smart Campus. And it's transforming campus life for students, faculty and visitors. When everything is connected, devices and applications can interact with users and with each other in ways that weren't possible before: digital classrooms, connected campus ID cards, connected lighting and building environmental systems and much more. For details, read the eBook Smart Campus.
  • Data Centers for Next-Generation IT: Build vs. Buy
    For most organizations, it's time to do something about their data centers. However, building new data centers is more risky than ever. In This Report You'll Learn About: Four critical factors that go into the "build vs. buy" decision for data centers Understanding shift towards the "buy" side of the equation Tangible benefits of data center colocation Complete the form to get your copy
  • SAP HANA® Backup and Recovery using Pure Storage® Snapshots
    One of the cornerstones of Pure Storage® design principles is simplicity. This is clearly evident in how easy it is to snapshot/clone databases on a Pure Storage Array. This document was written to help storage administrators, SAP system administrators, and data center architects find out more about this feature for a very common use case backup and recovery of a database instance. The database in this case is SAP HANA®. This paper covers the necessary steps to take a snapshot of a SAP HANA® instance for backup purposes. It also explains how to restore the database from the snapshot.
  • VDC Research: Getting Government IT Up to Mission Speed
    This case study will highlight the opportunity for mobile and cloud technologies in the Public Sector—specifically for state, local and federal government agencies -where secure mobile application access can offer key productivity gains
  • How Object Storage Delivers Better Backup: Analyst TCO Report
    Most data protection solutions make you choose between two imperfect storage options: high-cost disk or high-maintenance tape. There is a third option: object storage as a backup target. This analyst research note discusses how object storage works, how it uniquely solves the data protection challenge, and how it helps you meet your backup SLAs at 70% less cost than purpose-build backup appliances. Authored by the storage experts at the Evaluator Group, this paper provides a TCO analysis. Learn how object storage complements solutions from Veritas, Commvault, Veeam, and Rubrik to deliver better backup as less cost.
  • Data Center Expansion
    The software-defined data center (SDDC) and new trends in cloud and virtualization bring increased agility, automation, and intelligent services and management to all areas of the data center. Businesses can now more easily manage the entire lifecycle of their applications and services via the SDDC. This Aberdeen analyst report examines how a strong foundation in both the cloud and internal data centers is empowering organizations to fully leverage their IT infrastructure and is also preparing them to be able to better take advantage of new technologies already on the way.