Introduction to virtualization and how tos
- December 20, 2010
The top server virtualization news stories of 2010 included VMware per-VM licensing and pricing and the release of vSphere 4.1.
- October 21, 2010
It's easy to get caught up in virtualization and the cloud. But don't forget, there are companies that haven't virtualized at all.
- July 01, 2010
New and emerging technology always excites IT administrators. But don't let the allure of new IT trends distract you from your business goals.
- June 03, 2010
Most private cloud computing relies heavily on virtualization. But for successful private cloud computing, virtualization must work together with several technologies.
- May 20, 2010
VMware's top technology executive discusses the future of vSphere, the company's virtualization suite and current features that don't get respect.
- January 08, 2010
Judges have selected the best virtualization products of 2009 in six categories: platforms, management, backup and storage, security, hardware, and desktop virtualization.
- May 20, 2009
By virtualizing with VMware's vSphere 4, an IT shop has extended the life of its legacy OS, SCO UnixWare, and old business applications.
- May 07, 2009
With its new move to support VMware in Oracle E-Business Suite shops, Oracle caves -- a bit -- on its rigid virtual machine support stance.
- April 17, 2009
A new McKinsey report finds cloud computing is not an economical option for large data centers, though smaller ones stand to benefit.
- March 23, 2009
Virtualization users can choose bare-metal hypervisors from VMware or run virtual machines through an operating system with Microsoft's Hyper-V or Red Hat's KVM.
- November 23, 2008
Once confined to the backwaters of the computing industry, HPC has seen a renaissance, as managing large-scale virtual environments demands a similar skill set.
- October 27, 2008
VMware users applaud plans for a Linux-based VirtualCenter appliance and a cross-platform client. But the wait isn't over.
- October 17, 2008
Microsoft's licensing restrictions and technologies prevent software developers from packaging Microsoft Windows and applications as virtual appliances.
- August 07, 2008
Despite the chatter that the Xen hypervisor is under threat from Hyper-V and VMware, it's here to stay, affirmed Citrix CTO Simon Crosby at LinuxWorld/Next Generation Data Center.
- July 28, 2008
VMware now offers ESX3i server for free, but only open-sourcing the hypervisor's code will truly enable VMware to compete against Microsoft, some say.