Microsoft Hyper V and Virtual Server
- May 10, 2010
Microsoft's David Greschler discusses the direction of Hyper-V and how the company's virtualization strategy lays the foundation for cloud computing in part one of this interview.
- April 20, 2010
WebLogic can now run a Java Virtual Machine without a guest operating system, but – surprise, surprise -- it's supported only on Oracle VM.
- April 06, 2010
Remote offices are the next logical destination for virtualization, but IT managers aren't clear on which form virtualizing servers should take.
- April 01, 2010
Limited guest operating system support highlights Microsoft's tricky balancing act: functioning as an operating system vendor and a virtualization vendor.
- March 22, 2010
Microsoft said Hyper-V R2 service pack 1 will feature Dynamic Memory, a memory management technique akin to VMware memory overcommit.
- March 03, 2010
The Oracle virtualization push will gain some steam with the release of Oracle VM 3, but large shops may not want to hand over any more of their infrastructure.
- February 16, 2010
Beta testers have taken a shine to Virsto One, which they say improves I/O performance and snapshot capabilities in Hyper-V shops.
- February 11, 2010
Microsoft Hyper-V users could suffer a denial-of-service attack and should apply a security update; and other news in brief.
- January 18, 2010
The new HP-Microsoft collaboration is unlikely to affect shops running VMware ESX on HP servers, say IT managers.
- January 12, 2010
Can VMware outrun competition from Microsoft's Hyper-V virtualization? While Hyper-V has changed virtualization pricing, VMware's superior performance is still the brass ring.
- December 23, 2009
In this second half of our top 10 news stories of the year, we recap how the Hyper-V R2 and vSphere 4 releases escalated the Hyper-V vs. VMware feud.
- December 07, 2009
Almost half of existing VMware customers have at least considered a server virtualization alternative this year.
- October 15, 2009
After customer pushback, VMware will continue selling VMware vSphere Enterprise Edition, which was scheduled to be discontinued in December.
- October 08, 2009
The two OS vendors have made good on a promise to provide joint certification and support for their respective OSes and virtualization platforms.
- September 23, 2009
A recent survey on virtualization purchasing decisions shows that IT shops have coalesced around VMware and Microsoft hypervisors to the exclusion of all others.