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Intel Server Trends
The Intel-based server market is one of the most hotly contested segments in the industry. What are the key trends in this market, and what will they mean to

low cost server  to provide customers with low cost products, designs which are flexible to reconfigure easily either by the factory assembler or the advanced user, and a seamless supply chain process including rapid delivery of completed product. Vendor Stratification will herald the next round of consolidation. As products have fewer classes into which they can be placed, a premium will be placed on those companies who can produce good, flexible designs in the shortest time, with minimum effort and maximum reuse. Not

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PLM for the Fashion Industry

Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) for Fashion is an evaluation model containing tailored PLM criteria and extra functionalities that serve the specificities of this industry in order to help fashion goods (including apparel, footwear, accessory and home fashion) manufacturers and retailers to achieve more efficient product development, lower cost, and better collaboration and control throughout the whole supply chain.  

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low cost server  The product has a lower total cost of ownership (TCO) than many of its competitors, and runs on less expensive x86 hardware (compared to the price of a mainframe or high-end UNIX machine). SQL Server contains many features not currently contained in its competitors' out-of-the-box database product. Customers will be intrigued at the concept of an almost-complete data warehouse or data mart solution from a single vendor, in a single box. Very broad feature set. Improved Data Transformation Services (DTS) Read More

IBM Netfinity Server Division


IBM’s Intel-based Netfinity servers currently hold third place in the server wars with Dell and Compaq. What are their chances for improving their position?

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HP’s LT 6000r Six-CPU Server


HP has re-entered the enterprise computing race with the release of its LT 6000r, a six-CPU server with improved performance and excellent transactional price/performance.

low cost server  Add to this the low $/tpmC cost, and we believe TP-intense customers will do well with this machine. The caveat here is the recent performance improvements of the competition. Although Compaq's servers had gained a reputation for lower quality, people still buy them about 2.5 times as much as HP servers, and Compaq has committed to improving their server quality across the board. HP's servers are considered very reliable, but not appreciably more so than Dell. [Reliability comments source: Computerworld Read More

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low cost server  price range are very low margin units - less than 20% margin, as compared to a high-end machine's 40%-50+%. The combination of these factors will lead to the eventual disappearance of the general-purpose uniprocessor. (Please note that we do not include server appliances in the preceding comment - they are special cases, and do not yet follow the standard market trends.) In an absolute sense, the market is expanding - annual growth is 10+%. However, this compares to growth of 20+% for the server market Read More

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