• May 21, 2009 21 May'09

    VMware vSphere licensing; high availability in Hyper-V R2; Oracle acquires Sun

    Hear TechTarget editorial staff and expert Edward Haletky talk about vSphere's new licensing structure, whether or not Hyper-V R2 will change the virtualization landscape and more.

  • May 19, 2009 19 May'09

    VMware's year-to-date progress report

    In January, we posted an open letter to VMware that asked for what many would consider improvements in various areas of its operations. Did VMware take note? Yes, and no.

  • May 15, 2009 15 May'09

    VDI deployments finally make good on ROI promise

    As the workplace becomes increasingly mobile and virtualization solidifies its role, VDI has made good on its promise of ROI. Here's how to justify a virtual desktop deployment.

  • February 04, 2009 04 Feb'09

    Why take the VMware Certified Professional exam?

    VMware Certified Professional detractors say that the required course to take the exam is too expensive. But a VCP test-prep author says that certification has its virtues and discusses other less costly ways to master VMware ESX.

  • September 15, 2008 15 Sep'08

    Can VMware maintain its market leadership position?

    VMware may be the market leader in virtualization today, but its weakness in physical systems management, its potential for redundancy, and the emergence of Hyper-V could signal change on the horizon.

  • July 28, 2008 28 Jul'08

    Can desktop virtualization alleviate high commuting costs?

    In the battle against the high cost of commuting to work, desktop virtualization may gain traction as a money saver and a means to reduce infrastructure costs as well.

  • June 02, 2008 02 Jun'08

    VMware education gaining momentum

    VMware Certified Professional (VCP) certification is valuable, but the course is costly. Fortunately, there are other options for those wanting hands-on experience, including new courses at two universities.

  • May 19, 2008 19 May'08

    How VMware ESX performance trumps Hyper-V's price

    As the pricing war between VMware's ESX and Microsoft's Hyper-V intensifies, many IT pros wonder which technology is best for their data center. In this article, an expert offers an opinion.

  • May 16, 2008 16 May'08

    VMware won't lower price, says exec

    VMware ESX and ESXi will beat the virtualization competition based on maturity and stability, not price, says VMware Senior Director of Product Marketing Bogomil Balkansky in this exclusive interview.

  • May 14, 2008 14 May'08

    Price history points to cheaper VMware

    VMware has a history of decreasing its prices in response to competition. With Microsoft's release of Hyper-V, will VMware repeat the pattern or maintain its current per-socket pricing structure?

  • November 01, 2007 01 Nov'07

    VCP certification highly marketable in today's IT job market

    Technical certifications like VMware Certified Professional are helping IT professionals stay ahead of the pack and manage their careers, says expert Joe Foran.