Virtual machine performance management
- March 19, 2007
Capacity planning guru Tom Becchetti explains his less-is-more philosophy of deploying virtualization in the data center.
- March 05, 2007
VMware says the latest version of its client-side desktop virtualization suite can help IT managers regain control of unmanaged desktops.
- March 02, 2007
Virtual Iron and possibly Red Hat have stopped using the word 'Xen' to describe their virtualization offerings, but it's VMware that trademark holder XenSource really wants to protect against.
- February 21, 2007
Virtualization promises big savings, but don't expect any miracles.
- February 14, 2007
Today what we call server virtualization is a compelling technology, quickly pervading worldwide data centers with the promise of cost-savings and more efficient management.
- February 13, 2007
In my recent column on blade and virtualization myths, I discussed some of the misconceptions and ...
- February 12, 2007
Novell and Microsoft laid out their joint development roadmap for virtualization, which promises "paravirtualized" SUSE Linux running on Windows virtualization - and vice-versa.
- February 06, 2007
Editors note: Are blade servers too expensive? Do they require too much power and cooling? Are blades bad hardware for virtualization because of I/O limitations? The answer to all of these questions is no. Find out why in this tip.
- January 08, 2007
An EMC exec said that VMware's VMotion and Distributed Resource Scheduler (DRS) could propel the use of network-attached storage (NAS) over the storage area network (SAN) devices common today.
- 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.
- December 13, 2006
Look Ma, no OS! BEA Systems' new Liquid VM technology will run its WebLogic Server directly on the VMware ESX hypervisor.
- 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 02, 2006
IBM Director, the ubiquitous systems management tool, has a new virtualization add-on that can manage just about any virtualization platform you can think of.
- November 02, 2006
As you jump onto the virtualization bandwagon, you'll hear a lot of varying claims about what virtualization can do. But is virtualization truly the greatest thing since sliced bread? Sure, it can be hugely helpful, but sometimes the hype might get ...
- October 24, 2006
In a speech in Columbus, Ohio, Dell CTO Kevin Kettler said that the future of the data center is x86 servers, dominated by four-socket servers and smaller.