commodity machine

(redirected from commodity server)

commodity machine

An off-the-shelf device that is readily available for purchase. Commodity PCs and servers often refer to x86 machines, which are the world's largest desktop, laptop and server platform. See x86-based system, COTS and commodity product.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
That's because Oracle needs to raise customer interest in the "engineered systems" notion, upon which it is staking the hardware business acquired through the purchase of Sun Microsystems, rather than compete in the commodity server market.
unveiled a new application called FileStore that's designed to help companies build internal highly scalable, high-performance file-based cloud storage systems using commodity server hardware and the arrays of most storage vendors.
According to the company, the updated NetBackup platform enables customers to mange commodity server and storage hardware as one collective grid and to easily scale their data protection storage environment as their businesses develop.
That means the costs of the so-called commodity server can look considerably higher over its lifespan than the ticket price suggests.
Adding fine-grained FPGA acceleration to the compute fabric advances data center capabilities beyond what commodity server designs can provide.
5 software with commodity server and storage hardware (e.
With GoldenGate deployed within an innovative new architecture combining a cluster of HP NonStop systems and a commodity server farm of low-cost Unix and Linux systems running MySQL databases, Sabre Holdings is able to instantly process low fare searching and itinerary pricing for traditional travel agencies as well as online travel sites, including Travelocity.
The whitepaper reviews the unique workload inherent in video surveillance that can challenge commodity server and storage systems designed for IT applications and reviews how Intransa's VSOP counters this to deliver consistent, reliable video recording and playback.
The latest Intransa feature enhancements allow customers to simultaneously mix and match video surveillance, access control and video analytics on a single, scalable appliance for a complete, best-of-breed solution while eliminating the complexity and cost of commodity server and storage systems.
While eliminating two, three, four or more commodity server and storage systems with a single, physical security optimized device, Intransa's VideoAppliance includes integration with the customer's choice of software, including Sony's software and camera products.
Avaya has fully embraced these trends by offering telephony as both a fully virtualized solution for customer-preferred servers and in an appliance model on commodity servers optimized for Avaya.
0, which will be heralded by the replacement of rigid mainframe-based legacy systems with a new class of modular banking systems that are highly scalable due to their use of clusters of commodity servers that are tethered together within a cloud services environment.

Full browser ?