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Server virtualization strategies and use cases News
April 17, 2015
Ravello’s nested virtualization has expanded to VMware environments, allowing customers to use ESXi in AWS and Google Cloud Platform.
August 28, 2013
Some VMware shops have experimented with running big data applications in the cloud or virtualizing big data workloads, with surprising results.
January 04, 2013
VMware CTO Steve Herrod offers his two cents on changing data center dynamics as vendors aim to extend virtualization principles beyond servers.
October 11, 2012
VMware vCloud updates, as well as plans for enterprise-wide storage virtualization, have sparked only lukewarm reactions from the IT community.
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Docker is an open source software platform to create, deploy and manage virtualized application containers on a common operating system (OS), with an ecosystem of allied tools. Continue Reading
Although you can run into hypervisor and OS compatibility issues when trying to implement nested virtualization, if you do your due diligence, you'll realize significant benefits. Continue Reading
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Use these simple PowerShell commands to enable Hyper-V Replica, to initiate replication for a specific VM and to obtain the replication status for that VM. Continue Reading
Valentin Hamburger, author of 'Building VMware Software-Defined Data Centers,' offers useful tips on developing and managing a virtualized architecture. Continue Reading
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Windows containers can be easily moved, thus providing a solid disaster recovery opportunity, but you should understand details about when and how to use them first. Continue Reading
When planning disaster recovery in a virtualized environment, it's important to choose the right vendor and nail down exactly what needs to be recovered. Continue Reading
Interested in giving nested virtualization a try in your data center? There are a few software and hardware requirements you'll have to meet first. Continue Reading
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Lab VMs can be an effective tool for testing out software in a safe environment. However, if configured incorrectly, lab VMs can pose serious risks to production environments. Continue Reading
Even if your organization isn't ready for a private or hybrid cloud, there are steps you can take today to make a future transition easier. Continue Reading
You know the advantages virtualization brings to servers, so why not reap the same rewards by creating a virtual copy of your laptop? Continue Reading