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( Oct 18, 2013 )
VMware's vCenter Log Insight gives systems administrators a tool to troubleshoot both their virtual environment and physical devices.
There are times when VMware's vCenter Log Insight needs a nudge to troubleshoot an underperforming vSphere data store.
Getting the newest ESXi platform running in a home lab requires some ingenuity if the necessary drivers aren't in the general availability release.
Microsoft's Patch Tuesday updates include fixes for Internet Explorer and DirectShow. Plus, Windows XP support nears its end.
Offloaded data transfers include a number of hardware and software requirements, but they can support virtualization.
When you enable ODX file transfers, consider the necessary support to make them happen as well as taking baselines.
Google will throw down the gauntlet for Amazon Web Services this year with new two new features in Google Compute Engine, industry sources said.
VMware's vCloud Hybrid Service ramps up with more to come, as the company seeks to integrate private and public clouds for enterprise workloads.
A new Cloud Foundry foundation provokes debate about the fate of OpenStack-based PaaS efforts.
VMware DaaS now runs on vCHS at a price competitive with Amazon WorkSpaces and lower than some cloud providers, giving IT pros negotiating power.
Nvidia's GRID vGPU technology is now supported in XenDesktop, so take a minute to learn how this feature works and some tips for configuring it.
VDI environments aren't immune to malware, especially because the user profiles can lead directly to a breach.
Homogeneous system management tools provide excruciating detail on servers, but in some circumstances, heterogeneous tools are a better choice.
Colo providers use data center tiers as a quick, recognizable way to market their facilities' reliability and uptime, but that isn't the whole story.
Migrating applications and workloads onto cloud resources frees up mainframe MIPS. With the right approach, IT won't sacrifice security or control.