Server Reviews
Spiceworks IT Desktop 5 screen shot

Spiceworks IT Desktop 5 review

IT administrators should give the new improved Spiceworks 5.0 a spin 25 Oct 2010
Dell PowerEdge R815 server

Dell PowerEdge R815 server review

A highly configurable server that will appeal to small businesses 17 Jun 2010
five star
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Review: Parallels simplifies datacentre virtualisation

Parallels’ Virtuozzo 4.0 virtualisation suite boasts an improved user interface and better tools for configuring and moving workloads 11 Apr 2008
four star
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Review: Replicated VMs avert disaster

Vizioncore’s vReplicator 2.1 provides a reliable means of backing up virtual machines 02 Oct 2007
three star
MGE UPS Systems devices

Review: Protect against power interruptions

MGE's Evolution S 1750 UPS is a good choice for keeping servers running in computer rooms. 31 Jul 2007
Evesham 2u server

Review: Evesham Technology SilverEdge 2000AL

This 2U server offered expansion options that were a cut above the rest in our six-way group review 05 Mar 2007
three star
Fujitsu Siemens 2u server

Review: Fujitsu Siemens Primergy RX300S3

This Fujitsu Siemens 2U rack server offers a truly remarkable specification for the price 05 Mar 2007
five star
Transtec 2u server

Review: Transtec Calleo 302W Server

A 2U server that realises the full potential of its Xeon 5000P chipset 05 Mar 2007
three star
2u server

Group review: 2U servers

IT Week Labs puts six of the latest Intel-based 2U rack servers through their paces 05 Mar 2007
HP 2u server

Review: HP ProLiant DL380 G5

This HP 2U server offers slick, clever design and is an all-round class act 05 Mar 2007
four star
CAD2 Focus 6025B

Review: CAD2 Focus 6025B-3R

This 2U rackmount server offers more storage than you can shake a stick at 05 Mar 2007
four star
Dell Poweredge 2950

Review: Dell PowerEdge 2950

Dell's 2U rackmount server offers tidy, tool-free design throughout 05 Mar 2007
four star
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Tested: Suse Linux Enterprise Server 10

Novell's latest Suse Linux Enterprise Server includes Xen virtualisation and application security tools 14 Jul 2006
An Avocent KVM switch

Avocent DSR1031 KVM switch review

A pricey but flexible and usable KVM-over-IP solution 21 Mar 2006
Rose UltraConsole

Rose UltraConsole KVM switch review

An eight-port KVM switch that is pricey but can be expanded and has good management options 21 Mar 2006
Fujitsu Servis KVM

Fujitsu Servis KVM switch review

A relatively cheap and basic eight-port KVM switch 21 Mar 2006
Raritan Masterconsole IP

Raritan MasterConsole IP KVM switch review

A rack-mount KVM-over-IP switch that offers good value for remote server access 21 Mar 2006
Belkin KVM switch

Belkin OmniView Quad-Bus KVM switch review

A KVM switch that is expandable and offers good value for money 21 Mar 2006
Adder KVM switch

AdderView Matrix MP KVM switch review

Adder's impressive KVM switch can support eight remote hosts and can be rack-mounted 21 Mar 2006
A Unisys device

Unisys ES7000/600

A highly scalable, manageable server for demanding applications 11 Nov 2005

Avocent SwitchView IP

A means to gain browser-based access to KVM switches that is easy to set up 25 Mar 2004

Armari RM-O64-1AE Opteron

Armari's Opteron server is quick and relatively cheap - but not resilient 26 Aug 2003

Neoteris Instant Virtual Extranet

The Linux-based Instant Virtual Extranet appliance from Neoteris uses SSL encryption and a Web-based interface to make it easier for companies to set up secure extranets 01 Nov 2002

IBM xSeries 232

Workgroup server 28 May 2002