Windows Server Consolidation Strategies
- March 08, 2018
Selected technical features and technical support twilight inspires more Windows Server 2008 and 2012 IT shops to upgrade to Windows Server 2016.
- September 20, 2016
Microsoft offers a refactored Windows Server 2016 option called Nano Server that fills the need for speed in today's data centers. Here's how it works.
- November 14, 2007
Microsoft's standalone virtualization server, now called Hyper-V, won't be ready until late 2008. It's already stirring up questions.
- February 27, 2007
In performing a server consolidation, it's hard to figure out how many servers can be safely consolidated into one without running into diminishing returns. You should learn what each server's real needs and behaviors are, then model your ...
- August 24, 2006
A TIP study shows that IT managers are practical when it comes to using blades and picking server operating systems.
- August 20, 2006
With a new release of Exchange Server coming next year, it's time for IT administrators to check their toolbox in advance of planning a migration.
- July 25, 2006
Determine if/where/when blades fit best into your consolidation project with this expert advice from industry veteran Barb Goldworm.
- May 24, 2006
HP and IBM plan to start shipping out new x86 servers next month with updated processors, storage capabilities and power management tools.
- October 19, 2005
The latest service pack for Exchange Server 2003 touts better tools to fight phishing schemes, but the cool mobile management features won't be ready for two more months.
- September 27, 2005
Tuesday's patches contain spam and phishing crackdowns, plus support for November's SQL Server and Visual Studio releases.
- July 29, 2005
Enterprise sales are up and revenue for the company's server software alone is "nipping at the heels of $10 billion," according to a top executive.
- June 28, 2005
HP is working on a SAS-based storage blade for its blade server product that will ship by year's end. Check out the benefits and limitations of this approach.
- May 19, 2005
Pierce County, Wash., solved a crippling data growth problem by consolidating its infrastructure on IBM blade servers and storage, and says it will save $3 million in the process.
- May 05, 2005
What's not to love about server consolidation and virtualization? Experts and data center managers say that while both are attractive options, they're not for everybody.
- April 18, 2005
A group manager for Microsoft's internal IT organization talks about how to troubleshoot Windows 2000-based restart and network slowdown issues.