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Server consolidation and improved resource utilization, Green data center: Reducing power consumption with virtualization, Reducing IT costs with server virtualization, Improving server management with virtualization
Long-distance vMotion eliminates practical geographical limitations by raising the round-trip latency limit.
Expert Steve Bigelow explains how instant clone technology helps VMware's vSphere Integrated Containers supply a baseline Linux OS and, as a result, increase greater hardware isolation and security.
In this vRealize deployment tutorial, we take a close look at the components that make up and the complexities within vRealize Orchestrator workflows.
Hyper-V live migration delivers flexibility in a demanding environment, but administrators should be aware of ways to optimize the process.
A business with a broken Active Directory can crumple without this key piece of infrastructure. Learn how to plan an Active Directory backup and restoration.
Microsoft has tried to quell concerns administrators may have when upgrading failover clusters to Windows Server 2016 by smoothing out difficulties in the process.
The acquisition of automation platform Ansible and a partnership to run its services on Microsoft Azure highlight a busy month of bolstering for the Red Hat cloud strategy.
Joyent bet big on containers to compete in the cloud market, and the company's CTO Bryan Cantrill has plenty to say about the state of containers and what needs to change.
Despite lingering concerns around compliance and lock-in, IT pros are deploying cloud storage services for a range of applications and use cases.
Microsoft has its ducks in a row to release its own desktop as a service product, which could finally give DaaS the push it needs to become a mainstream technology.
Citrix isn't known for hardware, but the X1 Mouse ties in well with its XenApp and XenDesktop products by making it easier to use virtual desktops and apps on iOS devices.
We surveyed about 500 IT and business professionals on why they use desktop virtualization, and more than half of them listed the same four reasons. Find out those results and more with this infographic.
Now more than ever, data centers need creative employees to adapt and outwit problems for a more efficient, reliable IT infrastructure.
I have 80 Windows servers in the data center. What can I use for daily event log monitoring?
Mainframes are well-suited for mobile apps, and though these systems are known to be safe, there are ways to tighten mainframe security.