SimplicIT, the Costco of IT. You pay a little bit extra to save, except for instead of fuzzy socks, diamond necklaces, and giant stuffed animals, you pay $45 a month per employee for IT savings, plus á la carte add-ons.
An instance of defragging a disk, or the utility that does this.
A structured set of data held in a computer, especially one that is accessible in various ways.
Network-attached storage (NAS) is a type of dedicated file storage device that provides local-area network local area network (LAN) nodes with file-based shared storage through a standard Ethernet connection.
A SAN moves storage resources off the common user network and reorganizes them into an independent, high-performance network. This enables each server to access shared storage as if it were a drive directly attached to the server.
Hyper-V. Microsoft Hyper-V, codenamed Viridian and formerly known as Windows Server Virtualization, is a native hypervisor; it can create virtual machines on x86-64 systems running Windows.
VMware Host Profiles is a vCenter Server tool for designing and deploying ESX/ESXi hosts. Host Profiles works by encapsulating a reference host configuration and turning it into a profile, or template, upon which other hosts or clusters of hosts can be configured.
Permanent software programmed into a read-only memory.