The vSphere solution allows Storage vMotion and other functions that require the greatest amount of bandwidth possible, especially given the fact that we do leverage local blade storage for particular VMs. (What we lose in resiliency we gain back in …

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Jumbo frames are used for iSCSI (which use 8192 byte frames) to avoid IP fragmentation, thus improving network throughput by reducing the overall number of frames transmitted. Jumbo frames are by convention 9000 bytes which is ample for iSCSI traffic …

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Click here to download “Risk Management Methodologies” now! Companies thrive based on the results of their business decisions: from headliners (invest in cloud computing or upgrade servers?); to managerial (add resources to an executing project?); to operational (is it time to …

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Click here to download “P2SP for DoD Contractors” now! Effective and relevant organizational policies, practices, standards and procedures (P2SP) provide the direction and guidance necessary for vendors to work successfully with the Department of Defense (DoD). Successful implementation of P2SP creates a …

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Click here to download “Awareness and Ethics in the Operations Environment” now! Working in the Department of Defense (DoD) demands providing excellent results, utilizing strong security measures, delivered in a cost-effective way. The DoD has high standards for industry and the …

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Click here to download “Critical Analysis Organizational Network” now! Government is demanding that private industry improve delivery efficiency while simultaneously decreasing costs – all the while meeting ever-more-stringent information assurance requirements. To achieve these goals, organizations of all sizes must …

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