• February 01, 2011 01 Feb'11

    Contest: How much do you love virtualization?

    Today's the first day of February, and that means Valentine's Day is right around the corner. Valentine's Day is a time to express your love for the things that matter most in your life. And ...

  • January 31, 2011 31 Jan'11

    VMware reports earnings, reaches out to SMBs: Virtualization news in brief

    VMware was behind a series of news nuggets, from earnings and market share results to a new SMB offering and partnerships. Elsewhere, virtualization management ISVs say they’re making hay.

  • January 25, 2011 25 Jan'11

    Why tech workers can't get no satisfaction

    For the second straight year, technology professionals are feeling the effects of nearly flat wages. According to the 2011-2010 Annual Salary Survey from Dice, the average tech worker's salary ...

  • January 25, 2011 25 Jan'11

    Is virtualization driving business and IT apart?

    Virtualization has charted a new course for IT, but it may have stranded the business side of your organization.

  • January 24, 2011 24 Jan'11

    VMware pushes vShield, virtualization security vision

    VMware says its vShield virtualization security products will pave the way toward cloud computing, but users said concerns such as licensing costs to ecosystem support are holding them back.

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  • January 21, 2011 21 Jan'11

    VMware shop rights ship with VMTurbo performance management software

    HD Supply bumped up its IT shop’s percentage of virtualized servers by getting on board early with virtual infrastructure optimization startup VMTurbo.

  • January 20, 2011 20 Jan'11

    Will your data center disappear this year?

    Tonight, before you lock up your data center and hit the lights, take a look around. Gaze longingly at your racks of servers and bundles of cables. Listen to the sweet sounds of the machines ...

  • January 19, 2011 19 Jan'11

    Virtualization in 2010 through a newbie's eyes

    Senior News Writer Beth Pariseau, a storage industry veteran, looks back on her first year covering the server virtualization market.

  • January 19, 2011 19 Jan'11

    VKernel reports on VMware storage I/O stats

    The first major update since VKernel integrated multiple software titles into one suite last summer, version 2.2 now includes storage I/O monitoring, Active Directory integration, and visibility into VMware RDMs.

  • January 17, 2011 17 Jan'11

    Another hint about new VMware vStorage APIs

    A little more than a month ago, I wrote a story about some new vStorage APIs that are coming from VMware Inc. and its storage partners, code which could improve visibility into the physical storage ...

  • January 17, 2011 17 Jan'11

    VMware defends PowerCLI 4.1 changes

    VMware says only customers of one third-party product by Quest are affected by changes in PowerCLI version 4.1.x.

  • January 14, 2011 14 Jan'11

    Oracle rolls out VirtualBox 4.0: News in brief

    Oracle rolls out VirtualBox 4.0; Citrix invests in GlassHouse Technologies and other news in brief.

  • January 10, 2011 10 Jan'11

    Bob Muglia leaving Microsoft

    Bob Muglia, president of Microsoft's Server and Tools Business and the public face of its Hyper-V push, is leaving the company. CEO Steve Ballmer announced Muglia's departure in an email to ...

  • January 10, 2011 10 Jan'11

    Microsoft vs. VMware: To the cloud!

    "Virtualization alone does not a cloud make." Seems like a pretty innocuous statement, right? Not when it's on a Microsoft billboard, and that billboard happens to be along a stretch of highway ...

  • January 06, 2011 06 Jan'11

    VMware users vexed by quiet changes in PowerCLI 4.1

    Changes to VMware PowerCLI version 4.1.x break scripts written in earlier versions of the vSphere scripting language, users say, who also feel VMware did not give them adequate warning.