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March 28, 2012
DH2i’s server application virtualization software lowers SQL Server 2012 license requirements by stacking many instances on a single Windows server.
June 15, 2011
Free virtualization hypervisors can be tempting, but they often lack features, such as live migration and high availability, that really unlock the technology’s power.
May 18, 2011
Now that Microsoft Hyper-V sports Dynamic Memory and Live Migration, cost comparison with VMware’s ESX has gotten even more compelling.
April 18, 2011
This is your captain speaking: Successful strategies from the airline industry can work just as well in virtual infrastructures.
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Optimizing performance on a virtual server can maximize efficiency and savings. Microsoft System Center is an example of one tool that can automate and adjust settings as needs change. Continue Reading
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Licensing virtual servers can get confusing and expensive. Brien Posey shares the ins and outs of server licensing with a Windows Server 2012 example. Continue Reading
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There are many virtualization success stories among large companies, but with more low cost options, even an SMB can take advantage of virtualization. Continue Reading
Taking an innovative approach to your virtual infrastructure design can minimize time spent on maintenance and improve operational efficiency. Continue Reading
If a free, enterprise-level virtualization deployment sounds like it's too good to be true, take a closer look at oVirt 3.1. Continue Reading