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Containers, DevOps and Software-Defined Servers: The Solution for High-Velocity Service Delivery

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Every day, more data center administrators are embracing DevOps best practices as a way to achieve high-velocity delivery of applications and services while optimizing the use of their IT assets. It makes sense: By extracting more utilization from resources you already own (or are already leasing in the cloud), you're lowering your TCO and gaining the flexibility you need to adapt to fluctuating workflows and exploding data volumes.

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8 Reasons Software-Defined Servers are Great for DevOps

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New demands on DevOps environments—from soaring data volumes to increasingly unpredictable workloads—have IT managers searching for new ways to extract more utility and cost efficiency from their data centers and clouds.

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How Creating Visual Effects is Like DevOps (and Where Software-Defined Servers Can Help)

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Before TidalScale, I spent years working with animation software to create visual effects for major motion pictures. As part of that process, I learned something that DevOps and IT administrators have since realized: delivering on difficult schedules often means making maximum and efficient use of hardware resources, and servers in particular.

But DevOps? Read on to see what I mean.

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Containers and Software-Defined Servers: A Win-Win

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Background

TidalScale has introduced a new concept in the computing fabric: Software-Defined Servers, which allow users to aggregate off -the-shelf commodity servers together in such a way that they form a virtual machine that spans the hardware servers but looks like a single large server to an operating system.  This large virtual server can run a single guest operating system like Linux and can then run application programs on that system.  

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4 Compelling DevOps Advantages of Software-Defined Servers

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Forrester recently called cloud computing "the most exciting and disruptive force in the tech market in the last decade." We would agree.

That's why we're exhibiting and presenting at CloudExpo, which runs through Nov. 2 at the Santa Clara Convention Center. 

Visit us in Booth #309

Come see us in Booth #309 (just behind the huge IBM booth in the entry of the exhibit area) to see how you can right-size your cloud server resources to fit any data set or workload. 

Software-Defined Servers are growing popular with large manufacturers, financial services firms and other innovators because of four key benefits to DevOps:

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