VMware virtualization

  • December 11, 2006 11 Dec'06

    Cassatt adds Xen, VLANs to Collage

    Cassatt Collage 4.0 supports Xen virtualization, dynamically creates virtual LANs; Hyperic adds VMware support.

  • December 06, 2006 06 Dec'06

    Virtual appliances: The risks and benefits

    As server virtualization continues to gain acceptance, vendors and customers feel more and more confident to use it for a variety of tasks and not just to support for legacy applications and server consolidation. One more recent use for server ...

  • November 29, 2006 29 Nov'06

    VMware Server on Windows vs. VMware Server on Linux

    VMware Server is great, but should you run it on Windows or Linux? Both have their pluses and minuses. In this article, I'll discuss how to determine whether VMware Server on Windows is the way to go or if it's best to stay true to the penguin party...

  • November 15, 2006 15 Nov'06

    VMware's Greene: 'We can't execute on our roadmap fast enough'

    VMware co-founder Diane Greene talks about the rapid adoption of new technologies and how VMware is tackling issues like chargeback, capacity planning, patching VM images, virtualizing mobile desktops and more.

  • November 14, 2006 14 Nov'06

    VMware's Greene: 'The operating system shouldn't matter'

    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 08, 2006 08 Nov'06

    Virtualization Briefs: Virtual PCs, Appliances, take center stage at VMworld

    Everywhere you looked at VMworld, VMware partners extolled the virtues of virtualization both for desktop hosting and as a software delivery mechanism.

  • November 06, 2006 06 Nov'06

    Microsoft debuts virtual appliances

    On the eve of VMworld and in the wake of its Novell partnership, Microsoft announced a software packaging program that could dramatically increase the reach of Virtual Server.

  • November 06, 2006 06 Nov'06

    Virtualization briefs: Letters from VMworld

    More than 80 vendors gathered in Los Angeles this week to sponsor VMworld 2006, VMware's annual user conference, and made a spate of virtualization announcements in the process.

  • November 06, 2006 06 Nov'06

    VMware Akimbi acquisition bears fruit

    Managing virtual test and development labs is the next frontier for VMware with its new Lab Manager product. But analysts warn users of VMware lock-in.

  • November 04, 2006 04 Nov'06

    Virtualization hopes bring Microsoft, Novell together

    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 ...

  • October 30, 2006 30 Oct'06

    Golden's Rules: Virtualization vendors' promises and slugfest

    Capacity problems are causing sleepless nights for data center managers, but they have high hopes that virtualization will cure their insomnia. At a recent conference about both subjects, however, arguments between virtualization vendors' reps and ...

  • October 24, 2006 24 Oct'06

    Citrix stumbles onto virtual desktop scene

    Citrix Systems is spreading its wings and partnering with VMware and others to serve up virtual desktops. But observers don't have high hopes for the company's first foray into virtualization.

  • October 19, 2006 19 Oct'06

    Virtualization going gangbusters, market data shows

    Recent market data proves what we already knew: the virtualization market is on fire, and sales of VMware are fanning the flames.

  • October 16, 2006 16 Oct'06

    Virtualization briefs: iSCSI SANs certified for use with VMware

    Don't have an expensive Fibre Channel storage to hold your VMware environment? VMware has given its stamp of approval to several Ethernet-based iSCSI storage products.

  • October 05, 2006 05 Oct'06

    Microsoft drops virtualization licensing fees for Datacenter Edition

    You can now buy a Microsoft Windows Server 2003 license that will allow you to run an unlimited number of virtualized guests for free.