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Computer Hardware Memory Management for Windows News
January 31, 2011
Despite new features for Hyper-V R2 SP1, the two vendors still take very different approaches to memory management for virtualization.
December 10, 2010
Think Hyper-V Dynamic Memory is Microsoft’s answer to VMware's memory overcommit? Not so fast. Mike Laverick writes that it actually has more in common with Xen than ESX.
March 03, 2009
In today's news in brief, startup Fusion-io struck a deal with Hewlett-Packard to use its memory technology in BladeSystem servers.
June 28, 2007
Computer memory problems do not have to be difficult to diagnose and remedy. This guide explains how you can troubleshoot your way back in business.
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EDRAM (enhanced dynamic random access memory) is dynamic random access memory (dynamic or power-refreshed RAM) that includes a small amount of static RAM (SRAM) inside a larger amount of DRAM so that many memory accesses will be to the faster SRAM. ... Continue Reading
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Symptoms of a memory leak can show up long before a server fails. Check out these tips for catching a leak early and plugging it up. Continue Reading
The same symptoms for a memory leak can be caused by a poorly written application that consumes an excessive amount of CPU time. Here's how to determine how much CPU time an individual application is using. Continue Reading
Windows is designed so that system resources such as memory and CPU time are shared among the processes that are executing. But now and then, a poorly written application consumes far more than its fair share of system resources, thereby starving ... Continue Reading
Manage Computer Hardware Memory Management for Windows
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Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 will finally add the ability to over-allocate memory with Hyper-V. The next step? Learning to optimize the feature for peak performance. Continue Reading
In this technical guide, contributor Brien M. Posey provides you with the knowhow to determine if there is a memory leak in your Windows system. Continue Reading
There are five stipulations you need to know about before you can take advantage of ReadyBoost, the Windows Vista feature that allows flash storage to be used for virtual memory. Continue Reading
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RAMMap, one of the latest offerings from Sysinternals, provides an in-depth overview of server memory usage that can't be matched by native Windows programs. Continue Reading
It's no secret that memory for 32-bit systems has its limitations. By upgrading to x64 processor architectures, IT pros can access more memory while still executing the same application codes. Microsoft MVPs Danielle and Nelson Ruest break down the ... Continue Reading
Have a question about troubleshooting Windows hardware? You may find the answer in this FAQ about Windows hardware troubleshooting. Continue Reading