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May 24, 2012
Long-distance vMotion is a hot topic in theory, but experts say use cases are still relatively limited, even among the large enterprises that can afford it.
November 22, 2011
Doing a long-distance live migration these days is a Herculean effort, but F5 Networks says it’s time is coming for mere mortals.
October 27, 2011
Implementing a virtual DR plan is a cost-effective and efficient way to keep business up and running after a disaster.
July 06, 2011
Virtualization is not just a tactical tool. Give your entire IT department a facelift by implementing a long-term virtualization strategy.
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After a disaster strikes, you will be much more prepared to handle it if you have a better understanding of how getting back to normal works. Continue Reading
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Virtualization solves a lot of problems, but it also presents new challenges, especially related to storage. Do you need new tools that address virtual servers' specific challenges? And when is it helpful to virtualize storage? Virtualization-aware ... Continue Reading
Social media in the data center may not be far off, as vendors and emerging technology trends point to increasing use of social networking in the enterprise. Continue Reading
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Have you ever wondered what the ideal number of virtual clusters is for your environment? Find out the magic number and more with these links. Continue Reading
Hyper-V 2012 Cluster Live Evacuations gives admins several options to move VMs from one node to another in the case of an emergency or maintenance. Continue Reading
Third parties offer extensive disaster recover protection options, but you may not need to look further than your hypervisor’s built-in capabilities. Continue Reading
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Update your business's disaster recovery strategy to take full advantage of virtualization's time- and cost-saving benefits. Continue Reading
Enterprise-level high availability is complex and costly. Using application-level HA could actually save you a buck. Continue Reading
Microsoft and VMware have touted the addition of shared-nothing live migration. How can your organization take advantage of this hot new feature? Continue Reading