Linux Resource Library

Take a deeper dive into Linux® information and Dell's open-source partnerships with these white papers, videos and case studies.

White papers, data sheets and brochures

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    SanDisk DAS Cache FAQ


    Get answers to frequently asked questions about the SanDisk DAS Cache solution, a server-level caching software product for Direct Attached Storage brought to you by Dell, which accelerates application performance for workloads such as OLTP, OLAP, HPC, and Business Analytics.

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    SanDisk DAS Cache Product Specification Sheet


    Read more about this server-level caching solution for Direct-Attached storage (DAS), which accelerates application performance. Brought to you by Dell; and for use with select 13th generation, FX, and R920 Dell PowerEdge™ servers; this solution can enable substantial performance increases for workloads such as OLTP, OLAP, HPC, and Business Analytics.

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    Dell and SUSE Deliver Mission-Critical Linux and Open Source Solutions and Services


    Deploy interoperable platforms for mission-critical computing and deliver IT services efficiently across your physical, virtual and cloud environments with Linux solutions from Dell and SUSE®. Dell and SUSE have closely collaborated for almost a decade to build Linux-based solutions for complex enterprise IT challenges.

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    A Reference Architecture for SAP Solutions on Dell and SUSE


    Organizations have historically run mission-critical SAP applications on expensive, high-performance UNIX systems, but impressive performance increases made by Linux on x86 hardware are allowing organizations to deploy SAP on the more cost-effective and easy to manage x86 platform while maintaining up-time and performance. Dell provides proven reference architectures for SAP solutions running on Dell hardware and SUSE Linux Enterprise Server.

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    UNIX-to-Linux Migration for the Modern Enterprise


    Dell and Red Hat have joined forces to help enterprises transition from legacy UNIX systems to Red Hat® Enterprise Linux on Dell servers. This relationship includes thousands of vendors with software applications certified to run on Red Hat Enterprise Linux and an OEM arrangement in which Dell provides hardware, software, services and support.

  6. Datasheet: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6

    Datasheet: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6


    Learn about the performance, scalability, interoperability and reliability of release 6 of Red Hat Enterprise Linux, a premier open-source OS that provides a consistent application environment across physical, virtual and cloud deployments.

  7. Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Server: Features and Benefits

    Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Server: Features and Benefits


    Dig deeper into the features that make Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Server one of the best platforms for applying the latest in OS innovation to achieve value and scalability in the data center.

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    Medallia - Video


    Software development firm supports its big data analytics platform with Dell open networking switches, providing high throughput and efficient data processing.

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    ELM Energy partners with Dell to create a durable Internet of Things (IoT) appliance


    Developer provides new options for delivering reliable and affordable green energy with an innovative IoT solution based on the Dell Edge Gateway which gives real-time insight and control over various energy sources.

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    European Gravitational Observatory (EGO) improves its range with revamped IT


    Observatory in Italy refreshes its infrastructure end-to-end with Dell, allowing it to explore 1,000 times more of the universe.

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    Net Group maintains and protects its network for its growing customer base


    Colombian cloud-services provider fuels growth, improves customer service and boosts security by revamping IT so staff can quickly deploy and manage applications and infrastructure with Dell networking, firewalls, servers and management tools.

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    ICM Netsystems keeps pace with innovation by creating a data superhighway


    An IT services provider in Spain makes its data centre future-ready with an open networking solution from Dell that increases innovation by 20 percent, drives business growth by an additional 35 percent, and boosts IT efficiency by 20 percent.

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    National Institute for Nuclear Physics (INFN) upgrades its storage solution at 11 sites


    Italy’s leading scientific research agency plans to support the re-launched Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at CERN in Switzerland with an open-standards distributed storage platform built on Dell PowerVault storage and Dell PowerEdge servers.

  6. How Dell Does IT: Linux Ubuntu

    How Dell Does IT: Linux Ubuntu


    Dell used an internal initiative called Project Sputnik to create a new developer-focused laptop based on direct input via social media from open-source developers.

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    How Dell Does IT: Cloud Client-Computing


    R&D teams at a leading global technology provider deliver better accessibility while reducing power consumption and improving productivity through a VDI powered by Wyse thin clients, PowerEdge servers, Dell Networking switches and EqualLogic storage.

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    Agmatel partners with Dell OEM Solutions to develop and maintain government kiosks


    Indian IT solutions provider aims to become leading vendor of e-government kiosks for the local public sector, while achieving cost savings and increase in efficiency by partnering with Dell OEM Solutions to customize Dell OptiPlex desktops.

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    MOVING ELEMENTS partners with Dell to develop its 3D configurator


    Multimedia agency in Germany brings 2D images to life on customer websites with 3D configurator built on Dell Precision and Dell PowerEdge technology powered by Intel® Xeon® processors, which when combined cuts power use by 30 per cent.

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    Hosting solution develops a cutting-edge IaaS services platform, called Virtual Data Centre, based on Dell PowerEdge servers and Dell Networking switches. With the solution, they keep costs down for customers while offering great performance.