Virtual machine provisioning and configuration
- May 13, 2010
Citrix has added a raft of new features to XenServer 5.6 but made no mention of improvements to its XenCenter management console.
- March 31, 2010
A spate of new VMware password management products suggests that enterprises are grappling with security in virtualized environments.
- March 24, 2010
Underwhelmed by VMware Host Profiles, some large VMware shops have turned to vProfile, a new configuration management from Reflex Systems.
- March 22, 2010
An agreement between VMware and Likewise will give ESX and ESXi hosts native integration with Microsoft Active Directory.
- February 05, 2010
VMware's former CEO is listed as an investor at a Bay area network virtualization startup; and other news in brief.
- February 03, 2010
The University of Buckingham created a virtual lab for students from existing virtual infrastructure resources.
- February 01, 2010
Migrating from ESX to ESXi can be a hassle, but forward-looking users say there are clear management benefits from using the slimmed-down hypervisor.
- January 20, 2010
Installing ESXi on memory-based thumb drives and SD cards has gained steam among forward-looking VMware administrators.
- November 10, 2009
A new open source project strives to bring VMware-like fault tolerance to Xen hypervisor environments, and other news in brief.
- October 20, 2009
VMware has released the long-awaited CapacityIQ --but only for ESX 3.x virtualization environments; IBM and Fortisphere have launched new virtual management tools.
- October 08, 2009
Whether it's the economic downturn or a perceived lack of need, IT managers aren't buying third-party management tools for their virtualization environments.
- June 24, 2009
VMware's vCenter Orchestrator, once available only as an add-on to VMware Lifecycle Manager, can now automate common tasks such as virtual machine provisioning and de-provisioning.
- June 16, 2009
In today's news in brief, Wind River launched its own hypervisor as part of its multicore software technology for device development, and VMware signs a new OEM agreement with HP.
- May 13, 2009
Oracle will purchase Virtual Iron's technology to bolster Oracle VM's capacity utilization and virtual machine configuration capabilities.
- May 12, 2009
Microsoft Hyper-V's new Live Migration and a unique solution to incompatibility problems stirred Microsoft virtualization software users at TechEd 2009.