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When it comes to having multiple systems in your IT infrastructure, making them talk to each other can be a challenge. Integration is key to running a successful Datacenter. Convergence is key to make your Virtual center talk smoothly. “Converged Infrastructure is a architecture or blueprint of a Datacenter” Eitenbichler states. “That helps customers accelerate the provisioning […]
Wikibon is a Wiki for Technology and Business. It’s all about open source sharing in Wikibon. Connect with peers, find whitepapers and other information in your field of expertise. Jeffrey Powers talks with Stu from Wikibon about what HP Discover means to him. Stu talks about what he uses in Wikibon. Best part is since […]
The first guest of the live stream with Kfir Godrich – HP’s CTO of Technology Services. We talked about the newest items in HP. The biggest news at the time was the EcoPOD, with included news of Cloud Technologies and Converged Infrastructure. Kfir talks about security concerns, prioritizing and working with 3rd party companies. WIN […]
During the HP Discover event, Prith Banerjee came into the Bloggers Lounge to talk with the group and answer any questions we had. Prith talked about the new CEO Leo Apotheker and how that affects the Converged Infrastructure and Cloud initiatives. Some of the questions that were asked included what the plan for Memristor research […]
Update 6-09-11 – HP Announced the TouchPad will be shipping on July 1st for $499 It was the underlying buzz of HP Discover. The tablet known as TouchPad – a WebOS tablet that could match the others. We got to see it… And touch it. Tim Pettitt, HP Project Manager for Palm, gave the Blogger […]
At HP Discover, HP unveiled their newest POD solution. Called the EcoPOD, this is the most efficient Data Center out there. It’s even more efficient than your server room. The EcoPOD puts 10x the data center capacity in a smaller room. They boast a 95% energy efficiency rating. It also saves a company up to […]
John Ainsworth guides us through the Assembly line for HP servers. Building, configuring and boxing server blades, racks and in some cases – whole rooms. We look at how the Enterprise servers are built, the process from putting the machines in the racks to testing out. The packaging of these servers can be just as […]
Insight Management with Converged Infrastructure with John Schmitz, Doug Hascall, Ron Neland – HP Proliant Day
Insight Management is the software to control Server and Infrastructure management. Doug Haskel will work with Hi/Lo Insight Foundation. Insight Control is demonstrated by Ron Neland and integrate through VM Ware. Matrix Operating Environment is how they integrate into Blades.
Gary Thome guided the group through a roundtable on Converged Infrastructure. This bull session was to try and get more information from the Bloggers into what they see or not. During the whole day, HP had a professional camera crew recording the event.
As promised, here is the video for the tour of Dallas Cowboys stadium at HP Proliant Day. Thanks to Bill Haggard of the Cowboys staff and the HP team for inviting me. We spent the morning of January 10th checking out the stadium. After a brief intro from Duncan Campbell, Bill Haggard took us around […]