Improving server management with virtualization
- October 12, 2009
IT is encountering pain points with server virtualization adoption. Learn to demonstrate ROI, whether to move to virtual desktop infrastructure and how to deal with other issues.
- July 07, 2009
For security professionals, offerings like the Altor Virtual Firewall, which integrates with VMware's VMsafe application programming interfaces, make virtualization less scary.
- June 24, 2009
VMware's vCenter Orchestrator, once available only as an add-on to VMware Lifecycle Manager, can now automate common tasks such as virtual machine provisioning and de-provisioning.
- April 10, 2009
In the economic downturn, some IT managers have turned to their existing older servers for VMware virtualization.
- February 11, 2009
In our news roundup, HP embraced the Citrix XenDesktop connection broker, and its LeftHand Networks subsidiary introduced an entry-level storage area network for virtual servers based on high-performance SAS drives.
- December 03, 2008
With new security, backup and recovery, and management features under its belt, Novell's PlateSpin strives to become platform agnostic.
- October 13, 2008
Managing the University of Plymouth's 56,000-seat Exchange environment on a VMware ESX cluster is much easier –and no more expensive -- than it was with physical boxes.
- September 04, 2008
HP has introduced a new blade server with additional memory, network interface cards and I/O to support more virtual machines than can other HP blade offerings. HP also introduced new virtualization services.
- March 18, 2008
HP's new eight-way ProLiant is a behemoth packed with quad-core Opteron processors and up to 512 GB of memory, while its Insight Manager software improves virtual machine support.
- November 26, 2007
Dell announced last week that it will resell Virtual Iron virtualization software, following similar agreements from IBM and Hewlett Packard.
- November 01, 2007
With Mac OS X "Leopard Server," the über-proprietary Apple is giving virtualization a tentative peck on the cheek.
- October 23, 2007
As long-standing Citrix and VMware partners, Dell and HP will now resell XenServer on their respective x86 server lines.
- October 16, 2007
Virtual Iron, HP and IBM are pushing blades and virtualization into small and medium-sized business markets through more affordable offerings.
- July 03, 2007
Forget blade servers. Details have emerged about a new Dell server line that will feature VMware's rumored ESX Lite onboard hypervisor, for virtualization out-of-the-box.
- June 19, 2007
IBM has extended the range of platforms Virtualization Manager supports, plus added tools to tame virtual sprawl.