Server Hardware Monitoring Software

Server Hardware Monitoring Software

The Biggest Challenge in Monitoring Server Hardware: Too Many Tools One of the biggest challenges in monitoring server hardware is heterogeneity. IT infrastructures typically comprise of equipment from multiple manufacturers. Each manufacturer provides their own solution for monitoring and managing their server hardware. As a result, troubleshooting can be complex and time-consuming, precisely when speed is truly of the essence. In a multi-vendor environment, IT administrators …

Server Firewall Hardware

Server Firewall Hardware

SoftLayer’s Hardware Firewall offerings provide customers with an essential layer of security that is provisioned on demand without service interruptions. The Hardware Firewall services prevent unwanted traffic from hitting your servers, reducing your attack surface and allowing your server resources to be dedicated for their intended use. Hardware Firewalls are available as an add-on feature for all servers on the . SoftLayer s Hardware Firewalls are network devices that are …

Apache Web Server Hardware Requirements

Apache Web Server Hardware Requirements

Server administrators can use this guide in combination with the free Confluence trial period to evaluate their server hardware requirements. Because server load is difficult to predict, live testing is the best way to determine what hardware a Confluence instance will require in production. Peak visitors are the maximum number of browsers simultaneously making requests to access or update pages in Confluence. Visitors are counted from their first page request until the connection …

Client Server Hardware

Client Server Hardware

The term client-server refers to a popular model for computer networking that utilizes both client hardware devices and servers, each with specific functions. The client-server model can be used on the Internet as well as local area networks (LANs). Examples of client-server systems on the Internet include Web browsers and Web servers, FTP clients and servers, and the DNS. Client and Server Hardware Client/server networking grew in popularity many years ago as personal computers …

Cisco Server Hardware

Cisco Server Hardware

If you re tempted to think of Cisco s Unified Computing System (UCS) as just another blade server — don t. In fact, if you just want a bunch of blades for your computer room, don t call Cisco — Dell, HP, and IBM all offer simpler and more cost-effective options. But, if you want an integrated compute farm consisting of blade servers and chassis, Ethernet and Fibre Channel interconnects, and a sophisticated management system, then UCS might be for you. When Cisco introduced UCS …

Server Hardware Troubleshooting

Server Hardware Troubleshooting

When a server hardware fault event occurs the system lights the Service Action Required LED and captures the event in the system event log (SEL). If you have set up notifications through Oracle ILOM, you also receive an alert through the notification method you chose. When you become aware of a hardware fault, you should address it immediately. Identify the server subsystem containing the fault . You can use Oracle ILOM to identify the failed component. Review the Product Notes …

VM Server Hardware

VM Server Hardware

You also agree that your personal information may be transferred and processed in the United States, and that you have read and agree to the Terms of Use and the Privacy Policy. which hardware options to purchase for their virtual hosts. In this tip, I share things I ve learned when choosing servers for different types of virtual machines and to fit the current and future needs of a virtual environment. You may be able to fit as many as 100 VMs on a single host, or as few as two …

Windows Server 2003 Hardware Requirement

Windows Server 2003 Hardware Requirement

Requirement Standard Edition Enterprise Edition Datacenter Edition Web Edition Minimum CPU Speed 133 MHz 133 MHz for x86-based computers 733 MHz for Itanium-based computers* 400 MHz for x86-based computers Recommended CPU Speed 550 MHz 733 MHz Minimum RAM 128 MB 512 MB Recommended Minimum RAM 256 MB 1 GB Maximum RAM 4 GB 32 GB for x86-based computers 512 GB for Itanium-based computers* 64 GB for x86-based computers 2 GB Multiprocessor Support ** Up to 4 Up to 8 Minimum 8 required …

Hardware VPN Server

Hardware VPN Server

I purchased a Netgear FVS318v3 and used the 30 day evaluation copy of their ProSafe VPN client. I was able to get the VPN to connect but was unable to ping anything. I originally used the 192.168.0.x network via NAT with my Actiontec. I spent many days and hours of time each day with tech support. They successfully did a site to site VPN between FVS318s and that worked fine. They had full access to manage my router and configure everything. But no ping capability. They had me …

How to Check Hardware?

How to Check Hardware?

Apple Hardware Test (AHT) contains a suite of diagnostics that test the hardware of your Mac. How to use Apple Hardware Test Disconnect all external devices except keyboard, mouse, display, Ethernet connection (if applicable), and connection to AC power. Apple Hardware Test might display an error message if you don t disconnect all other devices. Make sure that your Mac is on a hard, flat, stable, well-ventilated work surface. Shut down your Mac. Turn on your Mac, then immediately …

Types of Server Hardware

Types of Server Hardware

In some situations, the type of server hardware you use is the least of your concerns, but if you are setting up your own data center, you will need to decide which type of server you prefer. The three main types of servers are: towers, racks, and blades. Towers – You probably recognize towers, as they look very similar to desktop PCs. If space is not a concern, you can usually get more drives and more hardware into a single tower. If you need scalability, however, space can become …

Apple Server Hardware

Apple Server Hardware

The answer is Yes, they do! (Err, I mean they did. ) Xserves were real 1U rack mounted servers, like this: More important than the server hardware, though, is that just like Windows, Mac OS X comes in both server and workstation flavors. At this point Apple is still committed to the server OS. Last week s announcement is just that they re not going to build their own dedicated server hardware anymore. So a server version of Mac OS X with no server hardware? Where are you supposed …

Server Appliances Hardware

Server Appliances Hardware

This document is intended to help organizations decide whether an appliance or a traditional server is an appropriate platform for hosting enterprise software applications. It is organized as follows: Definitions: defining relevant concepts and terminology. Types of Appliances: differentiating between different types of appliances and what they are used for. Appliance Servers - Benefits: an overview of the advantages of hosting software on an appliance. Appliance Servers - Drawbacks: …

Hardware Visualization

Hardware Visualization

Look at any sufficiently advanced CNC machine or robot, and you’ll notice something peculiar. On one hand, you have a computer running a true operating system for higher-level processing, be it vision or speech recognition, or just connecting to the Internet. On the other hand, you have another computer responsible only for semi-real-time tasks, like moving motors, servos, and reading sensors and switches. You won’t be doing the heavy-lifting tasks with a microcontroller, and …