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  • Citrix's frustrating XenServer strategy

    Colin Steele - Editorial Director 26 May 2011
  • SAN FRANCISCO -- Citrix Synergy was chock full of news on desktop virtualization and cloud computing this week. But if you were looking for server virtualization news, you had to do a little ...

  • Microsoft TechEd 2011 photos

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 19 May 2011
  • The Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, which hosted TechEd 2011. These guys, who played synth pads and called themselves The Glitch Mob, were the first-day keynote's opening act. Robert ...

  • Microsoft TechEd 2011 reporter’s notebook

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 19 May 2011
  • ATLANTA -- Thoughts collected while going up and down seven or eight escalators to get from one TechEd session to another… VMM 2012: The beginning of the end for Virtual Server? According to ...

  • Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization 3 features previewed

    Keith Kessinger - TechTarget 04 May 2011
  • BOSTON -- New details have emerged regarding Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization (RHEV) 3. Chuck Dubuque, a Red Hat product marketing manager, shared the details during a RHEV overview session here ...

  • VMware kills cloud's promise, Red Hat says

    Colin Steele - Editorial Director 04 May 2011
  • BOSTON -- Your choice of hypervisor is a vote for the future of IT. And to choose VMware is to vote against the promise of cloud computing. That's been the message from Red Hat executives here at ...

  • VMware: Microsoft for the 21st century?

    Colin Steele - Editorial Director 29 Apr 2011
  • "Deep down, Maritz and his colleagues know the traditional operating system isn't going anywhere anytime soon." I wrote that sentence last month, when I argued that VMware's iPad app actually ...

  • PXE Manager for vCenter: VMware's latest fling

    Colin Steele - Editorial Director 25 Apr 2011
  • VMware has released PXE Manager for vCenter, a new tool that supports automatic PXE boot and patch management for ESXi hosts. PXE Manager for vCenter also lets users automate ESXi host provisioning ...

  • Are you a memory add-ministrator?

    Colin Steele - Editorial Director 20 Apr 2011
  • The trend toward more memory-packed VMs is now affecting hardware. The amount of RAM installed on new servers is going through the roof, according to the preliminary results of ...