Reducing IT costs with server virtualization
- March 13, 2007
Longstanding VMware ESX shops are miffed by the high cost of upgrading to Virtual Infrastructure 3, one VMware reseller says.
- February 21, 2007
Virtualization promises big savings, but don't expect any miracles.
- February 13, 2007
Virtualization users say that the combination of VMotion plus VMware HA has rendered failover clustering obsolete, but clustering vendors beg to differ.
- December 11, 2006
LiveCDs provide a quick and easy way to get started with Linux. If you're not already familiar with them, LiveCD distributions (such as Knoppix) are nifty CDs that can run Linux from the CD-ROM drive without installing anything. It's as simple as ...
- November 27, 2006
Find out why IT groups that shunned thin clients are now eyeing desktop virtualization. HP execs describe its cost, upgrade ease and manageability.
- November 14, 2006
In this interview, Diane Greene, VMware co-founder and president, talks about how virtualization could break the stranglehold Microsoft has on the computing industry.
- November 04, 2006
The operating system agnostic philosophy of virtualization spurred Microsoft's surprising new Linux-friendly stance, evident in last week's announcement of a partnership with Novell Inc., according to a panel of SearchServerVirtualization.com ...
- October 26, 2006
Pacific Gas and Electric has a new incentive program that will reward customers with cash for every kilowatt-hour they save thanks to virtualization.
- October 19, 2006
Recent market data proves what we already knew: the virtualization market is on fire, and sales of VMware are fanning the flames.
- October 10, 2006
Quixtar, running out of space with its usual rackmount servers, decided to try blade servers for more power inside its data center to speed up server and application deployments.
- October 05, 2006
You can now buy a Microsoft Windows Server 2003 license that will allow you to run an unlimited number of virtualized guests for free.
- September 20, 2006
IT managers have traditionally encountered software development problems as they build their software development plan. But server virtualization changes that.
- September 01, 2006
IT managers will find virtualization useful for speeding through deployments and balancing compute power, says Gartner's Tom Bittman. But tracking VMs will be a hassle.
- August 29, 2006
Don Becker, co-founder of the Beowulf project and CTO of Scyld, describes the shortcomings of virtualization and how it compares to clustering.
- August 22, 2006
Virtualizing servers with VMware ESX saves millions in hardware costs for Illinois company.