Increasing the size of virtual disks, hot-add of disks, Raw-Device Mappings RDM: Chapter 5 - Part 2Date: Jun 05, 2009
Increasing the size of virtual disks, hot-add of disks, Raw-Device Mappings (RDMs)
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Virtualization offers many advantages, including workload portability and dynamic resource provisioning, but how do these translate into power savings?
Ravello’s nested virtualization has expanded to VMware environments, allowing customers to use ESXi in AWS and Google Cloud Platform.
Generation 2 VMs offer several advantages, but don't dive into the new format without first considering the important limitations.
Desktop virtualization vendors don't need to be able to manage images or provisioning anymore because shops can take care of that on their own. Vendors just need to focus on managing users and apps.
There are a few ways admins can provide users with the hardware that makes it possible to access their virtual desktops. Get to know the three major options.
Amazon has made the app purchase, delivery and management process easier for DaaS customers but is still catching up in the market.
Eco UPS installations promise higher energy efficiency in the data center, with new designs that respond quickly to an outage.
The billions of Internet connected devices in the IoT wave introduce new data center security concerns that IT managers must head off at the pass.
Several tools and techniques let data center systems administrators work with multiple server OSes on one host system, and manage it effectively.
Not all public cloud providers are created equal. So how can I tell if my provider sets me up for hybrid cloud success?
Microsoft's hybrid focus is boosting Azure adoption within Windows shops. But not all Azure customers are using the cloud platform to its fullest.
HP knows its cloud services won't beat AWS, Google and Azure, but its hardware can play an important role in the cloud.