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Creating and upgrading VMware servers and VMs, VMware performance enhancements, Using monitoring and performance tools with VMware, Scripting administrative tasks, Troubleshooting VMware products, Remote administrative options, Backing up VMware host servers and guest OSes, Securing a VMware environment, VMware basics
Migrating your existing VMs to the latest version of Hyper-V will allow you to take advantage of new features and capabilities.
What are the hardware and software requirements for server clustering with vSphere 5.5?
What hypervisor and host system are required for VMDK files larger than 2 TB? Are there any potential problems to consider?
Application refactoring could be the solution to delivering mouse-and-keyboard apps to mobile devices. Refactoring vendors all take different approaches, however, so it's important to know the differences before choosing a tool.
There are a lot of VMware certifications you could get, but whether you need one depends on what your job entails and how far you want to go in your career.
Free app virtualization software might sound great, but it can come with complications, and without features you might need. Ask yourself these six questions before choosing a product.
Data centers teem with unpredictable equipment -- about 42U tall and prone to failure -- but also are loaded with on-board intelligence: IT teams.
Can administrators set IBM mainframe jobs to update Oracle databases directly, or are there incompatibilities between the systems?
IT pros want to advance their careers. See which IT skills will enhance your worth in 2015, and the training and certifications that will propel you forward.
U.S. federal agencies have been slow to adopt cloud due to security concerns, budget constraints and other factors. But that might change soon.
Google expanded its storage offerings this month with the general availability of local SSD -- a feature pegged for high-demand apps and supplementing RAM.
Google customers looking to do more around high-performance workloads got a boost with the expansion of the cloud vendor's big data ecosystem.