The Virtualization Room

February 2010

  • VMware vs. Microsoft on support costs

    Colin Steele - Editorial Director 16 Feb 2010
  • When you're trying to figure out if virtualization is right for your business, or which platform to choose, it's crucial to understand virtualization costs. There are the obvious costs, which ...

  • Oracle VM to support Solaris

    Colin Steele - Editorial Director 16 Feb 2010
  • Oracle is, as we say here in Boston, wicked fah behind in the virtualization market. Building a strong, integrated virtualization portfolio is the best way -- and maybe the only way -- for the ...

  • Novell KVM hypervisor in the works

    Colin Steele - Editorial Director 12 Feb 2010
  • Novell is jumping on the KVM bandwagon. The company is developing a KVM hypervisor called AlacrityVM, as points out. The move follows in the footsteps of Red Hat, Novell's open ...

  • Oracle-Sun Q&A with Jack Kaiser

    Colin Steele - Editorial Director 01 Feb 2010
  • This Q&A was supposed to be part of our This Week in Virtualization podcast on Oracle's Sun acquisition and future virtualization plans, but we ran into some technical difficulties and weren't ...