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Server consolidation and improved resource utilization, Green data center: Reducing power consumption with virtualization, Reducing IT costs with server virtualization, Improving server management with virtualization
( Aug 29, 2014 )
Bringing in a hyper-converged platform can present a complication in the data center where networking, virtualization and storage teams were once separated.
There are many VMs that may wander your virtual environment, sucking up resources while providing no real purpose. Here are some ways to track them down.
Slinging code to control your vSphere environment can ease your workload and help reduce errors that are introduced by manual administration.
Certificate pinning helps prevent man-in-the-middle attacks. Here's how to get started, and learn about its potential drawbacks.
Certificate pinning allows admins to verify a legitimate certificate once and receive warnings if it changes.
When it comes to getting OS images ready to deploy in a Windows infrastructure, there are tools to use to get them ready.
Containers are gaining steam in the cloud market with Docker leading the pack. To steer your application to containers, follow these five steps.
EMC just laid down some serious cash to acquire a cloud software company that has some technology overlap with VMware but also fills an important gap.
Many businesses expect cloud to be cheaper, but cost-efficiency is no guarantee. To reap cloud's financial rewards, devise a cost optimization plan.
Layering, persona management tools and flash arrays help keep virtual desktop users happy and VDI storage costs down.
Session presenters, attendees and the CEO of Citrix had a lot to say at Synergy 2015.Take a look at some memorable quotes from the user conference.
Citrix Receiver lets users connect from almost any device to their virtual applications and desktops. It's important that they have the most recent version of the client so they can take reap the benefits of new features.
One offers more control, while the other offers more flexible space. If you're considering a colocation facility, how do you decide between wholesale and retail?
IBM tries the gumbo approach to creating a hybrid cloud: Some Power Systems with a dash of software reorg and a pinch of revamped software licensing.
Wind power will be the latest fuel for the AWS cloud, but smaller data centers may find challenges in using renewable energy.