- August 02, 2016
Merging VMware's two NSX code bases could save time and development costs. But significant architectural changes to the latest version could result in giving back some of those savings.
- July 15, 2016
Not sure which VMworld 2016 sessions to sign up for? We've scoured the agenda and picked our top 10 favorites.
- June 24, 2016
The latest news and analysis from the conference.
- June 24, 2016
The latest news and analysis from VMworld 2016.
- June 03, 2016
In an attempt to close the gap in the race for hypervisor supremacy, Citrix rolled out XenServer 7 in May 2016.
Sponsored by SimpliVity - Databases like SQL Server and Oracle are very dependent on disk storage, and database performance is tightly coupled to storage performance. There is often blanket guidance about storage array features to enable or disable. For example, most database tuning guides recommend disabling deduplication on the database storage. See More
Sponsored by SimpliVity - Server virtualization has allowed a VM to throw off the restrictions of physical servers and move from one to another within a data center. Now, network virtualization allows the VM to keep its network identity as it moves from one data center to another. The remaining issue is that the VM's data isn't mobile. See More
Sponsored by SimpliVity - The potential for data loss is so much lower if you can backup at will. But backups are a high impact activity, causing heavy disk loads and consuming lots of disk space. Or at least they are if you don't use SimpliVity's hyperconverged infrastructure. See More
Sponsored by SimpliVity - One of the challenges of a large infrastructure project is ensuring that the proof of concept (PoC) and pilot phases represent the final production rollout. For a VDI project, the challenge is to make sure that performance remains acceptable through rollout. One of the benefits of a scale-out solution like SimpliVity is that performance per desktop remains constant as the rollout progresses. See More
- April 26, 2016
With revenues from the product that put it atop of the virtualization heap under siege, VMware looks to its new offerings to propel it forward – the hybrid cloud.
- March 02, 2016
The shakeup at VMware continues, as the company confirmed this week that COO Carl Eschenbach is leaving for venture capital firm Sequoia Capital.
- February 23, 2016
IBM- VMware partnership looks to streamline VMware environments for the hybrid cloud. Users are hopeful but adopt a wait-and-see attitude.
- February 19, 2016
Many think the choice between containers and virtual machines is an either or proposition. It's not – here's why.
- February 17, 2016
The latest hyper-converged appliance from VMware and VCE is built around VMware software integration, while Nutanix gives users a way to easily move applications off VMware's hypervisor.
- February 12, 2016
VMware unveiled the latest version of its Virtual SAN software this week, and while the release includes welcome improvements, VMware's marketing message is missing the mark.
- January 26, 2016
The bloodletting at VMware has begun. Reports published over the past several days about VMware laying off as many as 900 of its 18,000 or so employees are proving correct.
- October 21, 2015
More than a week after its $67 billion acquisition of EMC and VMware, Dell fails to offer specifics on VMware's role in the combined company. Can this be a good thing?
- October 20, 2015
Container technology continues to gain momentum in the data center and now Microsoft has joined in on the fun.
- October 20, 2015
VMware users took to Twitter to talk about new product announcements and updates unveiled at VMworld 2015.