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( Aug 29, 2014 )
A certain amount of data will need to be backed up before the advantage of deduplication in vSphere Data Protection will become apparent.
With a proper storage architecture will, any performance issues when virtualizing SQL Server should dissipate.
People in IT who want to obtain NSX certification will need to surmount a few barriers to learning about this relatively new offering from VMware.
The next version of Windows Server comes with three important improvements and enhancements to IP address management.
Administrators using the Windows Server Essentials role can set up monitoring alerts for system health, which gives info on incomplete backups and much more.
The forthcoming version of Windows Server can be evaluated using the Boot to VHD, here's how it's set up.
With Cisco's Intercloud Fabric, users can migrate workloads across different public and private clouds. But are enterprises really ready for a multi-cloud world?
Colocation, much like virtualization, is often mistaken for cloud. Despite some similarities, the two technologies are worlds apart.
Xen reboots through live migration and other tactics for patching the hypervisor vulnerability point to better resiliency in public cloud.
If your DaaS deployment has a direct connection with the provider, you could have some of the same issues a branch would. But if you need to scale or breakdown siloes quickly, cloud-based desktops could be right for you.
New desktop analytics tools from AppSense and Ericom could help IT admins deal with desktop management at small and large scales.
VMware's Workspace Portal offers users a one stop shop to access hosted, virtual, Web and published applications. If you integrate it with View, they can access virtual desktops, too. Here's how.
A spate of new converged and hyper-converged systems give IT shops a potent combination of flash storage and pre-integration.
Data center security is paramount to ensuring the safety of your employees and data. But what happens when you let a fool into your facility?
New deeply skilled mainframe staffers won't pop up overnight, so use a mix of in-house and outsourcing tactics to support another decade on big iron.