Server consolidation with virtualization
- July 02, 2012
If you’re considering a heterogeneous virtualization shop, don’t count on multi-hypervisor management tools to solve all of your administration woes.
- May 30, 2012
Over time, certain IT trends emerge. And if you look closely, you’ll find that major advances in software usually follow hardware innovation.
- April 19, 2012
New Microsoft Hyper-V 3.0 features will streamline virtualization tasks and make things easier on IT pros. Here are the ones you should get excited for.
- May 20, 2011
Segmenting data on separate physical servers isn’t the only way to ensure security these days. In many cases, virtualization does just as good a job.
- 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.
- May 06, 2009
The Distributed Power Management feature in VMware vSphere will bring benefits to IT shops that suffer from regular server downtime.
- November 03, 2008
In an effort to address space constraints, Open Solutions consolidated servers with VMware ESX, and in a mere nine months has yielded a 165% return on investment.
- April 22, 2008
Utility companies now offer rebates for data centers that reduce power consumption with server virtualization technologies. But so far, few companies have benefited from these incentives.
- June 28, 2007
Virtualization is being used in 25% of data centers today, but few software vendors have spelled out licensing policies for running their products in virtual machines.
- April 18, 2007
VMware Converter users say that the free P2V tool works most of the time, but by no means all of the time.
- April 11, 2007
Not every physical-to-virtual migration is achieved using a P2V utility; some IT managers prefer to create virtual machines the old-fashioned way.
- December 18, 2006
Supporting HealthWare Corp.'s growing library of virtual machines (VMs) called for constant hard disk purchases. Find out how the CEO found and implemented a VM diet plan.
- June 09, 2006
Considering an investment in virtualization software or blade servers to manage server room sprawl? David Marshall, author of a new book on advanced server virtualization, discusses the merits of both technologies for server consolidation.
- May 25, 2006
Are blades servers the best choice for virtualization? Or are their reputed benefits really not all they're cracked up to be? This article examines these much-hyped servers in terms of their physical space requirements, form and cost.