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Application software, or an application, is computer software designed to perform single or multiple, related specific tasks for the user. This is in contrast to system software and middleware, which manages the computer itself. In the data centre environment, applications range from virtualisation software, through hardware and environment monitoring and analysis, to storage and security software.

Applications News

28 Aug 2014 | Applications

28 Aug 2014 | Applications

26 Aug 2014 | Applications

  • VMware unveils EVO: RAIL

    VMware, Inc. has introduced VMware EVO: RAIL™, a hyper-converged infrastructure appliance that helps customers streamline the deployment and scale-out ... Read more

26 Aug 2014 | Applications

26 Aug 2014 | Applications

  • HP and VMware collaborate

    HP and VMware have announced the expansion of a long-standing relationship to help customers gain competitive advantage by adopting the software-defined data... Read more

22 Aug 2014 | Applications

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Applications TV & Audio

8 May 2012 | Applications

Dell Energy Smart Rack

The Dell PowerEdge Energy Smart containment rack enclosure is designed to provide even distribution of airflow to all equipment installed in the rack. The Energy Smart rack can be used in data centers that utilize a raised floor to deliver air to reduce capital and operating costs and improve cooling effectiveness and efficiency.

30 Apr 2012 | Applications

Virginia Bioinformatics Institute

Dell's HPC technology enables VBI to predict

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Applications Web Exclusives

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Applications Magazine Articles

June/July 2010 | Design & Facilities Management

  • Arriving At Tier IV

    How customer requirements played a major role in the specification of Europe’s first Uptime Institute Accredited Tier IV Data Centre Design. DCS report... Read more

June/July 2010 | Storage Networking

June/July 2010 | The Cloud

  • Adapt or die

    Magirus has become Cisco’s first specialty data centre distributor in Europe. DCS talks to Christian Magirus, executive vice-president & COO, Magir... Read more

May/June 2010 | Hosting & Colocation

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