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Tech in Real Life: Content Delivery Networks, Big Data Servers and Object Storage

Telecom and media companies around the world are tackling the challenge of streaming media with content delivery networks (CDN).  There are a variety of interesting technologies out there to help develop CDNs, and one interesting new technology to enable this is object storage, especially when it comes to petabytes of data. 

 

This blog delves into a few of the details behind object storage for content delivery, as well as provides access to a case study around European TV station RTL II, implementing content delivery using object storage on HP ProLiant SL4540.  It also provides links to an upcoming webinar on this topic.

The Future of Big Data Platforms: Bringing order to chaos and proving there is a better way.

Guest blog written by Greg Battas, Big Data Chief Technologist, CS Appliances Systems and Solution

 

You have built a rational systems architecture to support your enterprise. Years ago you quit building a server for each new application. Then in the corner of your data center appears a Hadoop cluster. Then another. Then an HBase cluster. Each brings with it a different compute to storage ratio, different memory configurations and different storage types. On each system’s internal, direct-attached storage sits three copies of Big Data, much of which is copied across multiple clusters. Does this sound familiar? Is this as good as it gets?

The new HP Apollo 6000 Server with more performance for your budget

Guest blog written by Stephen Howard, HP Servers, Hyperscale Business

The Apollo 6000 System provides performance for your budget with the ideal combination of performance, density and efficiency to deliver rack-scale IT services for lower TCO.

Technical innovations for the new ProLiant SL4540 & SL4545 discussed.

Learn about the technical features and innovations of the new line of ProLiant Servers custom designed for the needs of big data.

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