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( Aug 29, 2014 )
VMware is preparing for vSphere 6 general availability early in 2015. How well do you know the new features and enhancements in this coming release?
VMware App Volumes, formerly CloudVolumes, is the virtualization company's attempt to speed application deployments and reduce IT headaches.
With vSphere Enterprise Plus as its foundation, vCloud Suite can optimize workload performance by shifting resources and avoid potential roadblocks through its monitoring functionality.
As of the next version of Windows Server, MultiPoint Server is now a role within Windows Server instead of a standalone product.
In the newest preview of Windows Server, storage QoS helps administrators get the most of their storage by setting minimum and maximum IOPS count.
Windows administrators can get their hands on ManageEngine's OpManager, a program that manages 10 devices.
U.S. federal agencies have been slow to adopt cloud due to security concerns, budget constraints and other factors. But that might change soon.
Google expanded its storage offerings this month with the general availability of local SSD -- a feature pegged for high-demand apps and supplementing RAM.
Google customers looking to do more around high-performance workloads got a boost with the expansion of the cloud vendor's big data ecosystem.
Application refactoring could be the solution to delivering mouse-and-keyboard apps to mobile devices. Refactoring vendors all take different approaches, however, so it's important to know the differences before choosing a tool.
There are a lot of VMware certifications you could get, but whether you need one depends on what your job entails and how far you want to go in your career.
Free app virtualization software might sound great, but it can come with complications, and without features you might need. Ask yourself these six questions before choosing a product.
Data centers teem with unpredictable equipment -- about 42U tall and prone to failure -- but also are loaded with on-board intelligence: IT teams.
Can administrators set IBM mainframe jobs to update Oracle databases directly, or are there incompatibilities between the systems?
IT pros want to advance their careers. See which IT skills will enhance your worth in 2015, and the training and certifications that will propel you forward.