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August 20, 2013
VMware will preview Network DRS at VMworld, but its core customers are still wrapping their heads around software-defined networking.
May 06, 2013
VMware's Martin Casado discusses the definition of SDN as it relates to network virtualization, and what to expect at this year's Interop conference.
October 23, 2012
Riverbed Cascade 10.0 offers server virtualization and VDI monitoring, and visibility into VXLAN traffic for virtual infrastructure management.
October 02, 2012
In BYOD management, IT is considering virtual desktop infrastructure for secure application delivery, but data containers may be a better approach.
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Fault Tolerance in vSphere duplicates a critical workload to ensure a server outage doesn't slow the business down, but some setup is required to ensure performance isn't compromised. Continue Reading
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VMware's NSX network virtualization product offers advanced security measures the company is calling micro-segmentation to extend protection of the data center all the way down to the hypervisor kernel. Will it replace VMware vCloud Networking & ... Continue Reading
Using the fault tolerance feature in vSphere keeps critical workloads running without interruption, but an administrator needs to be sure the hardware and network are fine-tuned for optimal performance. Continue Reading
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The NSX network virtualization platform signifies a shift in how networks can be managed, provisioned and protected by using software rather than relying on hardware to add services. Continue Reading
Today's enterprises are using virtualization to wring the highest utility from their servers, but with fewer hosts come greater risks to business continuity. Continue Reading
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For a VMware shop that has been using vSphere for several years, there are several main areas that may benefit from an overhaul to save the IT staff from unnecessary administrative tasks. Continue Reading
Administrators in an ESXi environment should adjust the networking configuration to prevent slow VM migrations. Continue Reading
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