Today's IT departments face the double challenge of meeting business requirements with more and better applications as well as improving the efficiency and utilization of their IT infrastructure. Consolidating applications from legacy servers to newer servers can provide many benefits including improved server utilization, simplified management, increased business flexibility and reduced TCO. In this webcast learn about some strategies and benefits of server consolidation and why the Oracle SPARC M5-32 is an ideal consolidation platform.
Tom Atwood - Senior Principal Product Director, Oracle
How to Make the Business Case for Replication Acceleration
Data protection is a critical part of business continuance and off-site data replication provides a powerful tool for protecting critical data assets. When too much data must be protected in too short of a time, though, storage managers are placed in an impossible position: leave critical data unprotected or risk missing recovery point objectives (RPOs). Attendees will gain a deeper understanding of RPOs, why meeting them is so challenging when data travels to remote locations, and how some enterprises mitigate those costs and protect more data within their existing replication windows.
Sponsored by Silver Peak
Turn Copper into Gold with a Passive Optical Network
In the 1980s and 1990s optical communications revolutionized long-haul transmission. Today, the long distance and underwater communications backbone of every major provider is built on a foundation of optical networking technology. This technology has proven to be vastly superior to copper in terms of bandwidth, range, consumed power, longevity, reliability, and security.
Sponsored by IBM
Understanding Data Security - Trends and Predictions
Data security is not an IT issue, but a business imperative. As we see more and more media coverage of data breaches and security incidents, the inevitable question is: “What are we doing to make sure that doesn’t happen to us?”
Sponsored by Titus