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Implementing Cisco Networking Solutions by Harpreet Singh

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Computers

Computers have evolved in size and computing power ever since they were first invented by Charles Babbage. "Computing power doubles every couple of years" is a popular rephrasing of Moore's law. This has held true for over 50 years and humans have found means and applications to use that enhanced computing capacity.

Computers have also become better in terms of their form factors, from mainframes occupying huge rooms, to the modern day personal computers and servers with much more computing capacity in much smaller form factors.

We have seen the introduction of blade servers, where servers are shipped out as blades that fit into a chassis with an inbuilt switch. The Cisco blade server chassis provides up to eight servers in a chassis ...

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