David Watts

David Watts is a Lenovo Senior IT Consultant and the program lead for Lenovo Press. He produces pre-sale and post-sale technical publications on a broad range of hardware and software topics that are related to the ThinkSystem, System x, ThinkServer, and Flex System product families. David has worked in the IT industry, both in the U.S. and Australia, since 1989, and is currently based in Morrisville, North Carolina. David holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree from the University of Queensland (Australia).

David Watts has authored the following 612 documents. Click one of the links below to show just the documents of that type.

Planning / Implementation Documents by David Watts

Lenovo ThinkSystem SR950 Planning and Implementation Guide
Planning / Implementation, first published 13 Aug 2018, last updated 31 Jan 2019

Lenovo System x3850 X6 and x3950 X6 Planning and Implementation Guide (withdrawn)
Planning / Implementation, first published 3 Sep 2015, last updated 24 Oct 2018

Implementing NVMe Drives on Lenovo Servers
Planning / Implementation, first published 15 Jul 2016, last updated 11 Jun 2018

Using Lenovo Features on Demand
Planning / Implementation, first published 23 Oct 2014, last updated 13 Sep 2017

System x3750 M4 Implementation Guide (withdrawn)
Planning / Implementation, first published 10 Jun 2014, last updated 5 Sep 2016

Lenovo XClarity Administrator Planning and Implementation Guide
Planning / Implementation, first published 20 Aug 2015, last updated 12 Feb 2016

Lenovo NeXtScale System Planning and Implementation Guide
Planning / Implementation, first published 17 Aug 2015

NeXtScale System Water Cool Technology Planning and Implementation Guide
Planning / Implementation, first published 17 Aug 2015

Lenovo Flex System Higher Voltage DC Solutions
Planning / Implementation, first published 14 Apr 2015

Lenovo Flex System X6 Compute Node (7903) Planning and Implementation Guide
Planning / Implementation, first published 29 Aug 2014, last updated 6 Mar 2015

Lenovo System x3850 X6 and x3950 X6 Quick Start Guide (withdrawn)
Planning / Implementation, first published 26 Sep 2014, last updated 16 Jan 2015

Implementing the BladeCenter S Chassis (withdrawn)
Planning / Implementation, first published 3 Jul 2013

IBM Systems Director 6.3 Best Practices: Installation and Configuration (withdrawn)
Planning / Implementation, first published 9 Apr 2013

Planning for Converged Fabrics: The Next Step in Data Center Evolution
Planning / Implementation, first published 7 May 2010, last updated 30 Nov 2012

IBM BladeCenter Foundation for Cloud: Integration Guide (withdrawn)
Planning / Implementation, first published 20 Jun 2012, last updated 22 Aug 2012

Implementing an IBM System x iDataPlex Solution (withdrawn)
Planning / Implementation, first published 29 Jun 2012

Tuning Windows Server 2003 on IBM System x Servers (withdrawn)
Planning / Implementation, first published 23 Feb 2007, last updated 3 Jun 2011

IBM eX5 Implementation Guide (withdrawn)
Planning / Implementation, first published 12 May 2011

Implementing IBM Director 5.20 (withdrawn)
Planning / Implementation, first published 20 Apr 2007, last updated 1 Sep 2009

Tuning IBM System x Servers for Performance (withdrawn)
Planning / Implementation, first published 4 Aug 2009, last updated 12 Aug 2009

Implementing Windows Essential Business Server on IBM BladeCenter S (withdrawn)
Planning / Implementation, first published 27 May 2009

Implementing IBM Systems Director 6.1 (withdrawn)
Planning / Implementation, first published 6 May 2009

Planning, Installing, and Managing the IBM System x3950 M2 (withdrawn)
Planning / Implementation, first published 10 Nov 2008, last updated 12 Nov 2008

Implementing the IBM BladeCenter HC10 Workstation Blade (withdrawn)
Planning / Implementation, first published 20 Mar 2008

Consolidating Microsoft SQL Server on the IBM System x3950 M2 (withdrawn)
Planning / Implementation, first published 15 Feb 2008