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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
Virtualization allows administrators to cut down on the number of servers needed, which helps reduce power consumption and save money.
A Hyper-V failover cluster can ensure high availability of VMs, but do you know the resources and functions that make it possible?
Great infrastructure design alone can't save you from falling victim to common virtualization pitfalls. You need to pair it with smart policies.
Session presenters, attendees and the CEO of Citrix had a lot to say at Synergy 2015.Take a look at some memorable quotes from the user conference.
Citrix Receiver lets users connect from almost any device to their virtual applications and desktops. It's important that they have the most recent version of the client so they can take reap the benefits of new features.
You can use Windows Server-based desktops to bypass Windows licensing complexity, but you may have app compatibility issues to content with instead.
A new Uptime Institute assessment gives IT a system of benchmarks to improve efficiency and sustainability.
Advances in Ethernet cabling -- along with smart Ethernet controller silicon -- will enable more bandwidth choices and faster networks in the near future.
New standards mean more bandwidth and versatility for tomorrow's Ethernet networks, whether in 25, 40, 50 or 100 GigE deployments.
Organizations often have to move workloads from one Google Compute Engine instance to another. So how should IT pros plan for such a move?
With a range of service offerings, the SoftLayer cloud platform is central to IBM's cloud strategy. But what options are under the SoftLayer umbrella?
When costs of higher-IO workloads escalated in public cloud, media company Ooyala turned to a managed OpenStack private cloud.