Virtualized clusters and high performance computing
- November 22, 2011
Doing a long-distance live migration these days is a Herculean effort, but F5 Networks says it’s time is coming for mere mortals.
- February 18, 2010
With the power of today's high-performance computers comes great responsibility. Servers with outrageous resources could end up taking down your virtual machine infrastructure.
- May 19, 2009
In an about-face, Microsoft will now support failover clustering for SQL Server instances running in a virtual machine.
- April 30, 2009
To adopt electronic health records prescribed by the federal stimulus package, physicians are now using virtualization and cloud computing technologies.
- January 13, 2009
Egenera Inc.'s PAN Manager virtualization software now includes features that enable it to be added to other management software suites, and OEMs have been courted as resellers.
- November 23, 2008
Once confined to the backwaters of the computing industry, HPC has seen a renaissance, as managing large-scale virtual environments demands a similar skill set.
- September 16, 2008
VMware's new CEO, Paul Maritz, gave his first keynote address at VMworld 2008 in Las Vegas, discussing new technologies for desktop and cloud computing, corporate partnerships and competing against Microsoft.
- July 10, 2008
By running the Sun xVM Server hypervisor on a portion of its supercomputer, the Texas Advanced Computing Center will enable developers to test parallel applications on a virtual 4,000-node grid.
- June 23, 2008
Hoping to allay IT managers' fears about cloud computing, Hyperic has released the CloudStatus service, which provides data on the performance and availability of Amazon's cloud.
- April 01, 2008
ScaleMP's vSMP aggregates x86 servers into a high-end system, replacing hard-to-manage clusters and costly high-end systems.
- May 16, 2007
AMD has updated its I/O Virtualization Technology Specification, improving upon security and reliability.
- April 24, 2007
Server consolidation isn't the only thing you can do with VMware virtualization software; IT managers are discovering all sorts of ways you can use the technology.
- April 23, 2007
Blade servers' old shortcomings are old news, says analyst Barb Goldworm. Today's new breed of blades are cool, cost-effective and a good fit for virtualization deployments.
- March 05, 2007
VMware says the latest version of its client-side desktop virtualization suite can help IT managers regain control of unmanaged desktops.
- February 13, 2007
Virtualization users say that the combination of VMotion plus VMware HA has rendered failover clustering obsolete, but clustering vendors beg to differ.