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Cisco Unified Computing System: UCS Manager Simulator Overview

Cisco Unified Computing System: UCS Manager Simulator Overview   Overview For those looking to gain experience with the Cisco Unified Computing System (UCS) platform without access to a UCS lab, Cisco has developed the UCS Platform Emulator (UCSPE). Because the … Continue reading

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VIRTUAL CONNECT FOR VSPHERE AND CISCO NEXUS DOCUMENTS

Virtual Connect for vSphere and Cisco Nexus Documents   The BladeSystem team in HP have just released a couple of great documents on using Virtual Connect and Virtual Connect Flex10 in a VMware vSphere environment as well as discussing interoperability … Continue reading

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Why Blade Servers Will be the Core of Future Data Centers

Why Blade Servers Will be the Core of Future Data Centers from Blades Made Simpleby Kevin Houston In 1965, Gordon Moore predicted that engineers would be able to double the number of components on a microchip every two years. Known … Continue reading

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HP Flex 10 vs VMware vSphere Network I/O Control for VDI

HP Flex 10 vs VMware vSphere Network I/O Control for VDI from Blades Made Simpleby Dwayne Lessner I once was a huge fan of HP’s Virtual Connect Flex-10 10Gb Ethernet Modules but with the new enhancements to VMware vSphere 5, … Continue reading

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Peeling back the onion on HP-FEX

Peeling back the onion on HP-FEX http://virtualeverything.wordpress.com/2011/10/24/peeling-back-the-onion-on-hp-fex/ Recently, HP and Cisco in collaboration released a FEX module for the HP C7000 chassis. See here and here to read about the release from both HP and Cisco’s perspective. This post is … Continue reading

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