Intel and Microsoft have collaborated for more than 20 years across engineering, sales, and services to create and deliver leading business and IT solutions for a more dynamic and efficient infrastructure. Based on our joint roadmaps and customer input we identify key IT requirements, co-develop support for key integrated features, and validate and optimize these features for Intel platforms to deliver innovations in hardware and software that make your business more powerful, efficient, and flexible.
System Center Configuration Manager 2007 and Intel vPro
System Center Configuration Manager with integrated support for Intel® vPro™ technology provides a comprehensive solution to assess, deploy, and update your client IT systems—across physical, distributed, wireless, and now out-of-band environments. Optimized for Windows and extensible beyond, System Center Configuration Manager with integrated support for Intel® vPro™ technology provides the best choice for gaining enhanced insight into, and control over, your client IT infrastructure.
Achieve Greater Data Center Efficiency Through Virtualization
Realize greater data center efficiency with the built-in virtualization technologies of Windows Server* 2008 and Quad-Core Intel® Xeon® processors, which provide a fully integrated virtualization solution on the world's most widely deployed hardware and software architectures. These complementary technologies, Intel® Virtualization Technology and Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V*, can help you significantly reduce operating costs, increase server utilization, and create a more dynamic data center while achieving a better return on investment.
Optimize Your Infrastructure
Empower your infrastructure with a stable, reliable operating environment by bringing together the benefits for both end users and IT departments with the combination of Intel® Centrino® with vPro™ technology and Intel® Core™2 processor with vPro™ technology with Microsoft Windows Vista*. Enable a fully dynamic data center using the foundational elements of Windows Server 2008 and multi-core Intel processor based servers. With Windows Server 2008 on multi-core Intelprocessor-based servers, you can maximize control over your infrastructure while providing unprecedented availability, business agility, and IT productivity.
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