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  • Blog Post: WetterOnline relies on Dell to deliver faster weather services

    Ominous skies over Lodz, Poland by Flickr User Maciek As we have all experienced, weather is often unpredictable and can change quickly. With the constant unknown, we depend on weather services and meteorologists to quickly update their data to provide us with the latest conditions and forecasts....
  • Blog Post: A media storage game changer?

    Ed. Note: This post was authored by Jim Frantzreb, axle Video They say you can’t have it both ways. That storage designed for IT will never really work for full resolution media production. That’s certainly what I believed many years ago as a storage product manager for a major digital...
  • Blog Post: Southern Company Goes Green With Dell

    World Environment Day was June 5 and I thought it was only fitting that we highlight a customer who is committed to keeping their company green and providing technology to help their customers save energy as well. Atlanta-based Southern Company is the premier energy provider of the Southeast, serving...
  • Blog Post: Swedish university cuts servers by around 75 per cent and simplifies storage with Virtualization environment

    If there's one industry where IT is having a major effect, it's education. I saw this clearly when we recently shot a video at Karlstad University , in Sweden, which has put IT at the heart of its educational programmes and administration. It said that students were benefitting greatly from IT...
  • Blog Post: A cool-blue innovation in cloud storage

    In my job I am exposed to hundreds of new technology solutions every month. Some of these self-proclaimed “game changing ideas” are either “me too” solutions which follow others’ lead and compete on price or a couple of features. Other new ideas are so esoteric I am incapable...
  • Blog Post: Cambridge University Simplifies HPC

    The super computing market has undergone huge changes over the past four years and is now a technology open to a broad base of researchers. This is relevant to all of us because it has enabled complicated research involving modeling or analysis to be completed in a fraction of the time and money, and...
  • Blog Post: An acoustical approach to the Dell PowerEdge 12th generation servers

    Posted on behalf of Chris E. Peterson, Senior Mechanical Acoustical Engineer In early 2010, we started getting feedback from our customers on the acoustics of our 11 th generation of PowerEdge servers. You said that you were concerned about the fan noise. You told us that some of our tower servers...
  • Blog Post: Storage in the Cloud — Talking to Zmanda’s CEO

    I first met Chander Kant, CEO of open source cloud back provider Zmanda , last year at the MySQL conference. At that time we did an audio interview . Just like Jonathan , this time around I caught him on “film.” This is the fourth out of nine interviews I conducted earlier this month at...
  • Blog Post: Join Dell’s OpenStack experts at the OpenStack Summit

    This blog post written by Kamesh Pemmaraju, senior product manager for cloud solutions with focus on OpenStack Last year, it was enough for Summit participants to just install OpenStack. This year, the OpenStack Summit has expanded to keep up with the OpenStack’s rapid growth. The incredible...
  • Blog Post: Kyocera Simplifies IT With Dell

    I used to have a Kyocera phone. I liked it well enough, but since my account is with Verizon and they don’t carry that brand anymore, I have since migrated to a LG ’s enV(2). But when I had the chance to check out what Kyocera is doing in their IT department , it got me thinking about my...
  • Blog Post: Thank You, Dell Customers!

    If it’s true what they say- that the customer is always right- then our strategy of listening to you, our customers, is certainly paying off. According to Technology Business Research’s (TBR) Q1 Customer Satisfaction Survey for Servers, Dell continues to hold the sole leadership position...
  • Blog Post: Super Group Goes Green and Prepares for the Cloud

    Recently we spoke to Adam Orpen at Super Group about some of the challenges faced by ‘Africa’s logistics giant’. He talked us through the opportunities and demands created by rapid business growth, and how Dell consultants helped him create a more efficient, flexible infrastructure...
  • Blog Post: Avoiding a software “crisis” by leveraging a tier-one hardware manufacturer

    Recently, I was reading a post on the blog CTO Edge. The piece, “ A Software Crisis is Waiting to Happen ,” caught by eye and I couldn’t help but dial this IT-level conversation back a bit to the OEM solutions our customers build to sell to IT customers. The quote that really got...
  • Blog Post: Dell storage #1 in service and reliability - Storage Magazine

    Have you seen the latest? Storage Magazine ranked Dell the #1 midrange array provider in service and reliability. With our acquisition of EqualLogic, we turned last-year’s 9 th place ranking into a #1 ranking in product reliability and initial product quality. Hopefully, you didn’t miss Dell’s...
  • Blog Post: Geotrace Set a New World Record for 3D Seismic Production with a Boat Load of PowerEdge Servers

    In most cases, electronics and liquids do not mix. We’ve all had incidents that prove this. I’ve knocked over a glass of wine on my keyboard. It died, but I like to think it died happy with a belly full of Bordeaux. When my toddler ran into a pool I dove after him with my smart phone in my...
  • Blog Post: CareerBuilder.com Gets Better Business Intelligence with Dell and Microsoft

    If you asked most people, they would say that Dell is a hardware company. While that is true – yes, we do make servers, storage, laptops and such – there is much more to the story. Dell is actually in the business of selling solutions : hardware + software + services. This week, we announced...
  • Blog Post: Sharing Best Practice: The European Patent Office Simplifies and Saves with Dell

    Last year alone The European Patent Office (EPO) granted over 54,000 patents, with many of those originating with applications filed online. These figures show how important issues, such as eGovernment , are critical to increasing efficiency and customer experience for the Public Sector. I am delighted...
  • Blog Post: Northeast Bank Reduces IT Complexity With Dell

    One of the great opportunities about my job is that I get to travel onsite to customer locations, usually capture their story on video video . Earlier this year, I had the experience of traveling to Maine via Boston in the middle of winter - rough for a Texan! With my director, Arlette, in tow, we packed...
  • Blog Post: Dell's Digital Forensics Collaborative Solution

    We launched the Dell Digital Forensics Solution just over 12 months ago. In the video below you will learn more about the solution from our business associates Guidance Software, AccessData and Evidence Talk Ltd. Working with these companies we offer an end-to-end solution to our law enforcement customers...
  • Blog Post: Recruitment Firm Undergoes Desktop Refresh

    Recently, I went to lunch with some great folks from Liaison Resources , a local creative and marketing staffing firm. They provided me with a contractor that has worked on my team for over a year now, and she’s stellar. That said, I gather that finding stellar workers isn’t always easy to...
  • Blog Post: Smart Healthcare Live

    I spent a day at this year's Smart Healthcare show in London's Earl's court. I've been going for more years than I can remember - I've spent almost 15 years in healthcare IT. For me, it's a great opportunity to see the latest products and solutions from hundreds of healthcare...
  • Blog Post: Hague Medical Centre

    Last month, my team had the pleasure of visiting the offices of Hague Medical Centre , one of the largest clinical hospitals in the Netherlands, with approximately 800 beds and almost 3,000 employees. With expanding responsibilities, the digitisation of patient records and changes in legislation,...
  • Blog Post: Interview of Wolfram Research Co-Founder Theodore (Theo) Gray

    I spent a few minutes yesterday talking to Theodore Gray , who along with Dr. Stephen Wolfram , founded Wolfram Research in 1988. The company has made quite a few headlines recently with the launch of their newest project, Wolfram Alpha, a computational knowledge engine. Before I get into Wolfram's...
  • Blog Post: IT Executive Summit Takes Place This Week in Austin

    Dell is hosting its fifth annual IT executive learning event this week in Austin for nearly 200 CIOs and IT decision-makers. This year's event, the Dell IT Executive Summit, was created as an intimate IT-to-IT event, designed and presented “by" IT leaders, "for" IT leaders...
  • Blog Post: Lodge Park College makes the grade with Dell and Windows 7

    Some people say that today’s students have it easy, but you only need to spend a day at any secondary school in the country to see that this is not true. However, utilising the latest technology, like Windows 7 can make a positive difference to school life. It won’t make exams any easier...