The Virtualization Room

October 2007

  • More fuel on the NFS-for-VMware fire

    Alex Barrett - Modern Infrastructure Editor-in-Chief 31 Oct 2007
  • Last week I wrote an article on IT environments that chose Network File System (NFS) for their shared VMware storage, and at least one large IT shop corroborates my story. An IT administrator at a ...

  • The Value of the VCP (VMware Certified Professional)

    Joseph Foran - FSW, Inc. 12 Oct 2007
  • The VMware Certified Professional exam isn't the easiest exam in the world, nor the hardest (many diverge on whether Red Hat, Citrix, or Cisco win that title for their premier certification ...

  • Microsoft support for VMware: wishful thinking?

    Alex Barrett - Modern Infrastructure Editor-in-Chief 09 Oct 2007
  • Last week, I wrote a story about Sun's upcoming xVM virtualization offerings, and in that story, I quoted Sun director of Solaris marketing Dan Roberts as saying that Microsoft does not officially ...

  • Scaling Up or Scaling Out, Revisited

    Joseph Foran - FSW, Inc. 08 Oct 2007
  • Some time back, before I was invited on as a blogger for SSV, I was interviewed by the always-fun-to-work-with Adam Trujillo about Virtualization in the Data Center, and, like all good writers, ...