With continuous innovation, Huawei FusionServer E9000 blade server
maintains its excellent performance and reliability, while always adhering to its openness philosophy.
In the case of any failure between the blade server
(initiator) and its controller, the failing controller will attempt to move management of the appropriate LUNs over to its 'partner' in the rack, i.
While Dell Computer and Hewlett-Packard have already announced their own blade servers
, Intel and IBM said that they were designed more for use at the 'edge' of computer networks, serving up Web pages and running e-mail, for example.
Exhibit 1: Global Blade Server
Market Size 2010-2014 (US$ billion)
Larry Sheffield, senior vice president of the Solutions Platform Group for NEC Solutions America believes by shipping the industry's first Itanium 2 processor-based blade server
the competition will sit up and take notice.
Fibre Channel connectivity support can be provided in three different form factors: embedded I/O controllers, on a "mezzanine" card on a blade server
, or on a HBA in an industry-standard expansion slot.
If a customer were to deploy 160 PowerEdge M610 blades in 10 fully populated Dell M1000e chassis versus a 160 blade server
solution from HP and 140 blade servers
from IBM, over the course of five years they could expect to save up to $60,902.
More and more enterprises are turning to the blade server
option as a means to consolidate resources, maximize available real estate in data centers, and simplify overall management of the network.
IDC predicts that the blade server
market will reach $3.
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7 kernel, RealScale hopes to make the Blade Server
platform more reliable, secure and effective.
com/research/bfc36e/infotechs_blade) has announced the addition of the "Info-Tech's Blade Server
Decision Guide and Implementation Tools (Bundle Package)" report to their offering.
F5's market-leading BIG-IP Blade Controller runs on a blade and offers increased efficiencies for enterprises by maximizing the availability, performance and scalability of the blade server
It will introduce a blade server
first, and in 2003 a brick server product.
The specification is called OpenBlade and is designed to drive the development of standards-based blade server
architectures and provide customers with interoperable, multi-vendor blade server