Friday, September 22, 2017

Welcome OpenVMS Enthusiast!

TechWise Research® is an independent, primary market research firm specializing in the design and implementation of custom quantitative market research studies for high technology industries. During its 11-year history, TechWise has completed numerous surveys with IT professionals in the U.S. and Europe on a variety of technologies including servers, operating systems, storage, and high availability solutions. With respect to OpenVMS, TechWise has published a number of white papers that compare OpenVMS to competing platforms.Below is a list of the OpenVMS reports currently available at no charge on this site:

  • Total Cost of Upgrade for AlphaServer OpenVMS Environments
    - August 2012. Click to see this report's Executive Summary.

  • Performance Benefits of OpenVMS V8.4 Running on BL8x0c i2 Server Blades
    March 2011. Click to see this report's Executive Summary.

  • Total Cost of Upgrading HP OpenVMS Environments to HP Integrity i2 Server Blades
    September 2010. Click to see this report's Executive Summary.

  • VAX and Alpha in 2010: Real Challenges, Solid Solutions
    April 2010. Click to see this report's Executive Summary.

  • Quantifying the Total Cost of Ownership for Entry-Level and Mid-Range Server Clusters
    - June 2007. Click to see this report's Executive Summary.

  • Quantifying the Total Cost of Upgrading HP OpenVMS AlphaServer systems to OpenVMS on HP Integrity servers
    - May 2007. Click to see this report's Executive Summary.

  • Are some RISC-Based Clusters More Secure Than Others?
    - June 2004. Click to see this report's Executive Summary.

  • Are Some RISC-Based Clusters Easier to Manage Than Others?
    - May 2004. Click to see this report's Executive Summary.

  • Total Cost of Ownership for Entry-Level and Mid-Range Clusters.
    - February 2004. Click to see this report's Executive Summary.

  • Total Cost of Ownership for Enterprise Class Clusters (Update)
    - January 2002. Click to see this report's Executive Summary.

  • OpenVMS VAX to OpenVMS AlphaServer Upgrades.
    - September 2000. Click to see this report's Executive Summary.

To download any of these reports, first register on the site. Then log in and navigate to White Papers and search for your desired paper(s).

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