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Server virtualization risks and monitoring News
September 12, 2011
VMware has its work cut out for it integrating PacketMotion's hardware-based security appliances. Some virtualization pros say user access management isn’t on their radar yet.
November 09, 2010
PCI DSS 2.0 officially acknowledges server virtualization, but PCI compliance in virtual environments is still more art than science.
November 08, 2010
Virtualization product vendors offer guidance for PCI-compliant virtual data centers. These briefs also include news on CA's acquisition of Hyperformix and Zimbra's certification program.
August 19, 2010
A cryptic VMworld preview video sent industry-watchers' imaginations running wild about a new 'vFabric' offering. But it was much ado about two already previewed products: vShield Edge and App.
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Monitoring a large or complex environment can be a major undertaking, but the right technology can make it a more straightforward process. That's where SNMP comes in. Continue Reading
Physical servers had built-in security safeguards that VMs don't. While it'd be hard to sneak off with a server, a VM can be stolen with little fuss. Continue Reading
Implementing ingress and egress filtering at the border router can help greatly improve security in a VMware-based virtual data center. Expert Paul Henry explains how. Continue Reading
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IT organizations hear plenty of myths about isolation and security when they compare containerization vs. virtualization. One DevOps and containerization consultant sets the record straight in this podcast. Continue Reading
Container isolation doesn't cut it in production. Instead, beef up security from the infrastructure to the application code, and be prepared to use some new tools to do it. Continue Reading
Keeping your hypervisor patched is an obvious step to prevent attacks, but proper VM configuration management is also important to overall security. Continue Reading
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Before implementing virtualization in your data center, assess all of its potential risks -- from system outages to cyberattacks -- and how to manage them. Continue Reading
In an increasingly virtualized world, there's always the risk of falling prey to a cyberattack. The best way to prevent an attack is to have a solid security plan in place. Continue Reading
Virtual labs are an asset to IT pros looking to avoid software-related issues in their production environment. In these tips, we take a closer look at what makes a good lab environment. Continue Reading
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Both containers and VMs offer different ways of meeting an organization's application deployment requirements. And virtualization containers present different security challenges than VMs. Continue Reading
A software-defined data center expands the role of the virtual administrator, but this added responsibility means potential for crippling mistakes. Continue Reading
If you haven't taken these simple but critical measures to secure VM live migration traffic, you could be vulnerable. Continue Reading