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July 02, 2012
If you’re considering a heterogeneous virtualization shop, don’t count on multi-hypervisor management tools to solve all of your administration woes.
May 30, 2012
Over time, certain IT trends emerge. And if you look closely, you’ll find that major advances in software usually follow hardware innovation.
May 20, 2011
Segmenting data on separate physical servers isn’t the only way to ensure security these days. In many cases, virtualization does just as good a job.
August 19, 2010
Server virtualization, blades and converged infrastructure can improve data center efficiency by reducing cabling and management demands.
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This chapter explores virtual management tools available from major platforms that can streamline management and prepare virtual data centers for the cloud. Even if a data center is virtualized, it's not necessarily ready for the cloud. A good ... Continue Reading
Virtualization is still changing how we use hardware. Here's what you should know about buying the next generation of hardware for virtualization. Continue Reading
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Hypervisors now make 100% virtualization possible, but just because you can doesn't mean you should. Find out what not to virtualize. Continue Reading
Years ago, experts asked whether a fully virtualized infrastructure was even possible. That debate is settled, but is 100% virtualization a good idea? Continue Reading
If cost and complexity prevent you from adopting multiple hypervisors, the hypervisor tiering approach may have you rethinking your infrastructure. Continue Reading
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As with many other facets of virtualization, VM resource allocation is becoming automated. Find out what tools you can use for automated provisioning. Continue Reading
Mistakenly over-allocating or under-allocating VM resources could cost your data center -- both in wasted budget and in compromised performance. Continue Reading
Software plays an important role in virtual infrastructure performance, but can you optimize performance by tweaking server configurations? Continue Reading