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Potential Infrastructure CPU Reduction Opportunities in an Enterprise Consumption Environment

From a performance perspective, IBM's Tailored Fit Pricing opens up an array of options for reducing MSU consumption. This article summarizes tuning actions that you can take at the infrastructure level to realize CPU reductions.

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NetApp Cluster Mode Architecture, Performance Analysis, and Best Practices

This whitepaper covers the evolution of NetApp Cluster Mode running on FAS and AFF arrays, and its architecture and performance analytics for key components.

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Improving Fibre Channel SAN Performance by Reducing Congestion

This whitepaper discusses the causes, troubleshooting, and remediation of congestion on Fibre Channel networks. It will also give some helpful best practices that serve as preventative measures.

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Storage Performance Analysis for HDS VSP 5000 Series

This whitepaper provides a brief overview of the HDS VSP 5000 series hardware and discusses some best practices for configuring your HDS VSP for optimal performance within an actual SAN infrastructure.

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Reporting on Tailored Fit Pricing Enterprise Consumption

Discover ways to track your MSU consumption, and how to identify and investigate situations where your actual consumption is out of line with the expected consumption.

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Storage Performance Analysis for HDS VSP G1000/G1500/F1500 Series

This whitepaper provides a brief overview of the HDS VSP G1500/F1500 series hardware and discusses some best practices for configuring your HDS VSP for optimal performance within an actual SAN infrastructure.

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Configuring Pure FlashArray Fibre Channel for Optimal Performance

This whitepaper provides a brief overview of the Pure FlashArray hardware and discusses some best practices for configuring your FlashArray for optimal performance within an actual SAN infrastructure.

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MQ Accounting - Learning From SMF

This article is designed to introduce you to the types of insights that are available through SMF data with a focus on the SMF 116 MQ Accounting data.

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MQ Statistics - Learning From SMF

This article is designed to introduce you to the types of insights that are available through SMF data with a focus on the SMF 115 MQ Statistics data. After reading, you will have a better understanding of how MQ functions.

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