White Papers & Case Studies

  1. Arecont Vision Megapixel Cameras Watch Gistex Textile Production
    6/4/2012

    In this case study Gistex needed a new video surveillance system to view and monitor its production activities 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Although the factory runs 24 hours a day, the management office is open only during regular office hours, making the video system is an important tool to view the production environment. As the existing analog system was not functioning, a complete new video installation was needed.

  2. The 7 Keys To MSP Success
    4/26/2012

    How the world’s most successful and profitable MSPs deliver consistent, repeatable, scalable
    services with optimal efficiency — and dominate their market. By N-able Technologies

  3. Desktop Virtualization: A Cost And Performance Comparison
    4/4/2012

    This white paper presents the result of research comparing the cost and performance of desktop virtualization using the four most well-known desktop virtualization products and their preferred hypervisors. By Quest Software

  4. How To Use Surveys To Increase Customer Satisfaction
    3/21/2012
    Most service providers believe they're doing a good job for their clients, until the clients stop doing business with them. If you've ever been blind-sided by a long-term customer leaving you for a competitor or had a promising new account mysteriously drift away after just one or two engagements, you already know the importance of getting timely, actionable feedback on your products and services. By Autotask
  5. Community Food Bank Opens Its Lines Of Communications With VoIP
    3/20/2012
    As a specialist in small to medium-sized business technology integration, David Moran of Oklahoma City, OK, based commercial IT provider Quo Vadimus LLC is well aware non-profit organizations usually have a similar set of needs as their for-profit counterparts – cost efficiency and operational simplicity are paramount, while functionality and the flexibility to grow are closely behind.
  6. Here Is A Solution To Your Public Cloud Dilemma
    3/20/2012
    The industry is clearly moving from the "PC era" to the "cloud era." Enterprise organizations are assessing the needs of their users and applications with an eye on the cloud.
  7. Preparing The Physical Infrastructure Of Receiving Data Centers For Consolidation
    3/2/2012
    The consolidation of one or more data centers into an existing data center is a common occurrence. By APC by Schneider Electric
  8. Four Steps To Determine When A Standby Generator Is Needed For Small Data Centers
    3/2/2012
    Small data centers and network rooms vary dramatically in regard to the amount of uninterruptible power supply (UPS) runtime commonly deployed. This paper describes a rational framework for establishing backup time requirements. By APC by Schneider Electric
  9. Allocating Data Center Energy Costs And Carbon To IT Users
    3/2/2012
    Are complicated software and instrumentation needed to measure and allocate energy costs and carbon to IT users? Or can we get by with simple, low cost methods for energy cost and carbon allocation? How precise do we need to be? By APC by Schneider Electric
  10. The Seven Types Of Power Problems
    3/2/2012
    Many of the mysteries of equipment failure, downtime, software and data corruption, are the result of a problematic supply of power. There is also a common problem with describing power problems in a standard way. By APC by Schneider Electric