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March 12, 2014
VMware Certified Professionals now have to recertify on the latest versions of VMware products every two years, giving some VCPs reason for concern.
December 13, 2013
Vendors released many important products and features over the last year, but what's in store for server virtualization trends in 2014?
May 09, 2013
VSphere experience is a must-have in job listings for VMware administrators, but vCloud and Hyper-V know-how are on hiring managers' wish lists too.
April 30, 2012
IT shops looking to recover costs should consider a chargeback or showback model. But these strategies are rife with political and technical hurdles.
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A software-defined data center expands the role of the virtual administrator, but this added responsibility means potential for crippling mistakes. Continue Reading
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