VMware virtualization

  • October 09, 2007 09 Oct'07

    VMware's new Infrastructure 3 offers features-plus

    VMware's new Infrastructure suite offers several enhancements, including Storage VMotion, Update Manager, Distributed Power Management, and Guided Consolidation.

  • October 08, 2007 08 Oct'07

    VMware overhauls ESX hypervisor

    The deluge of new features in the VMware ESX hypervisor is keeping the company 10 steps ahead of its competition.

  • September 12, 2007 12 Sep'07

    VMware details future Enhanced VMotion capabilities

    At VMworld 2007, VMware announced details on Enhanced VMotion, which will enable live migration of virtual machines between multiple CPU types.

  • August 29, 2007 29 Aug'07

    AMD pushes VMware et al. to broaden live migration

    AMD Opteron processors can enable live migration of virtual machines among generations of processors, but most virtualization software doesn't support the capability.

  • August 28, 2007 28 Aug'07

    HP blades and VMware spell salvation for Catholic Charities

    Despite the $1 million price tag, Catholic Charities of Boston has no regrets about updating its data center with Hewlett-Packard blade servers and VMware virtualization.

  • August 13, 2007 13 Aug'07

    VMware VMotion constraints may fade, Intel and AMD say

    The two x86 chip vendors are working with VMware and other 'leading virtual machine vendors' to help mitigate limitations on migrating virtual machines between different processor families.

  • August 02, 2007 02 Aug'07

    VMware Fusion's availability imminent

    VMware Fusion for the Apple Mac will be generally available from VMware and from online retailers almost a month early.

  • July 31, 2007 31 Jul'07

    Virtualization users say, 'Better management tools, please'

    After conducting more than 50 interviews with virtualization users, analyst Tony Iams concludes that most management tools don't cut the mustard for VMware shops.

  • July 27, 2007 27 Jul'07

    Cisco invests $150 million in VMware

    Two weeks after Intel announced an investment in the virtualization company, the networking giant forks over cash to gain a 1.6% ownership position and a seat on the board.

  • July 24, 2007 24 Jul'07

    Virtualization informs HP's Neoware acquisition

    Citrix may reign supreme among current thin-client customers, but interest in VMware and virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) is moving the market along.

  • July 23, 2007 23 Jul'07

    VMware VMmark fills virtual benchmark void

    Two years in the making, VMware's VMmark is designed to measure the performance of server hardware running multiple virtualized workloads.

  • July 19, 2007 19 Jul'07

    VMware and NetApp in cahoots?

    Network Appliance strives to tighten the integration of its software --particularly its snapshot capabilities -- with VMware virtualization.

  • July 11, 2007 11 Jul'07

    Vizioncore and VMware simplify disaster recovery

    For a couple thousand bucks, Vizioncore will help you get your disaster recovery plan off the ground with a combination of VMware virtual machines and its own backup and replication software.

  • July 09, 2007 09 Jul'07

    Intel buys into VMware

    Intel announced plans to buy a chunk of VMware stock and add an executive to the virtualization company's board.

  • July 09, 2007 09 Jul'07

    VMware ties Lab Manager to Borland, HP Quality Center

    VMware's new Lab Manager 2.5, formerly Akimbi, has close ties in to prominent test automation suites from Borland and HP.