Microsoft Hyper V management
- April 01, 2010
To close the gap on VMware, virtualization up-and-comers Microsoft and Red Hat both delivered beta offerings of their respective Hyper-V and RHEV offerings this week.
- March 22, 2010
Microsoft said Hyper-V R2 service pack 1 will feature Dynamic Memory, a memory management technique akin to VMware memory overcommit.
- February 24, 2010
Microsoft and Red Hat have made nice with new Hyper-V Linux Integration Components. RHEL will now run better as a guest on Hyper-V.
- 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.
- December 16, 2009
The DR automation that VMware users enjoy with SRM is now available to Microsoft Hyper-V shops, thanks to Citrix Essentials' Site Recovery feature.
- December 08, 2009
VKernel now offers a version of its Capacity Analyzer for Hyper-V, signaling the virtualization management company's new focus on Microsoft virtualization.
- September 30, 2009
Microsoft Hyper-V R2 will include live migration and has a lower entry price, but VMware says its memory overcommit feature translates into lower total costs.
- August 20, 2009
Microsoft's Hyper-V Quick Migration feature is quick, but not instant. So for Nissan, which can grind to a standstill with system downtime, the new Live Migration can't come soon enough.
- August 19, 2009
Microsoft Hyper-V R2's Cluster Shared Volumes (CSV) and Jumbo Frames support will improve scalability and speed data transfers, one tester says.
- August 04, 2009
An expert considers Microsoft's virtualization and cloud computing strategy and weighs its chances against VMware's.
- July 27, 2009
Can Microsoft capitalize on the release of its Hyper-V R2 virtualization hypervisor, or is VMware's lead insurmountable? It depends on whom you ask.
- July 22, 2009
On the surface, Microsoft's move to open-source its Hyper-V Linux drivers seems major, but its real-world impact isn't so significant.
- July 17, 2009
A free version of Citrix Essentials for Hyper-V means easier SAN integration. Read all about it, plus Trend Micro's use of VMsafe APIs and more, in these news briefs.
- July 16, 2009
Support for 64 logical processors brings Hyper-V R2 up to par with VMware, but it's more a perk for existing Microsoft virtualization customers than a reason to migrate.
- July 08, 2009
In today's news in brief, Vizioncore re-architects vRanger 4.0 to speed backups, and more.