• February 17, 2011 17 Feb'11

    Virtualization grows despite management hurdles

    Organizations are virtualizing more mission-critical applications and using more tools to manage their infrastructures. That's according to the results of Gabriel Consulting Group (GCG)'s 2010 x86 ...

  • February 17, 2011 17 Feb'11

    Navigating the converged infrastructure hype cycle

    Does the reality of converged infrastructure products, such as the Vblock and FlexPod, live up to the hype? Our columnist shares his hands-on experiences.

  • February 15, 2011 15 Feb'11

    Infoblox connects IP address management with vCenter

    A new product called IPAM Insight pulls in information from vCenter to give users a unified view of the Layer 2 and Layer 3 networks in virtualized environments.

  • February 14, 2011 14 Feb'11

    Sharing the love for virtualization

    Congratulations to Dave Claussen, winner of our Valentine's Day virtualization poetry contest. Here's his winning entry: Roses are red I like iced tea How long before They virtualize me? We also ...

  • February 11, 2011 11 Feb'11

    VMware killing Lab Manager

    As many users have predicted, VMware is indeed phasing out its Lab Manager product. VMware has not officially announced Lab Manager's end of life, but sources within the company said this week that ...

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  • February 11, 2011 11 Feb'11

    Citrix: ‘This is the year’ of self service for virtualized enterprises

    Self-service provisioning is beginning to take hold in academic environments, and Citrix thinks enterprises will soon follow suit with the self-service portal in XenServer 5.6.

  • February 11, 2011 11 Feb'11

    VMware updates vSphere 4.1: Virtualization news in brief

    VMware releases ESXi 4.1 Update 1; Red Hat and IBM hold the virtualization performance world record; HyTrust names VMware veteran new CEO and more news in brief.

  • February 10, 2011 10 Feb'11

    VMware previews vSphere 5 at Partner Exchange

    VMware says vSphere 5, which is due out this summer, will add Storage DRS, host-based replication and network I/O control at the VM level.

  • February 10, 2011 10 Feb'11

    VMware vShield Manager design raises availability concerns

    One of the major technical kinks that has yet to be worked out in VMware’s vShield virtualization security product line is what happens when the vShield Manager appliance fails.

  • February 09, 2011 09 Feb'11

    What do Hyper-V and the VMware CTO's dog have in common?

    ORLANDO -- VMware CTO Steve Herrod was just on stage at Partner Exchange 2011, showing a demo of a pet clinic application running on VMware's Spring platform. Herrod ended the demo by showing a ...

  • February 09, 2011 09 Feb'11

    VMware to release vCenter Operations for operations management

    At Partner Exchange 2011, VMware previews a new product, vCenter Operations, for performance monitoring and capacity management.

  • February 08, 2011 08 Feb'11

    More on VMware vCloud Connector

    This morning we got the official announcement of VMware vCloud Connector, a new, free vSphere plug-in that I wrote about last week on VCloud Connector lets users view VMs ...

  • February 04, 2011 04 Feb'11

    NIST issues virtualization security guidelines

    Sure, server virtualization has been around for a while and is very popular in IT. But you know a technology has really hit the big time when it gets its own national standards. The National ...

  • February 02, 2011 02 Feb'11

    VMware names co-presidents, Maritz still CEO

    Paul Maritz is no longer VMware's president. The company has named four other executives as co-presidents: Carl Eschenbach, Richard McAniff, Tod Nielsen and Mark Peek. They will all report to ...

  • February 02, 2011 02 Feb'11

    VRanger's new virtual server backup to target physical hosts

    Quest wants to make vRanger a one-stop shop for physical and virtual server backup, starting with its 5.x updates.