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VDI has specific hardware needs that servers hosting other virtualized workloads may not meet.
Physical servers had built-in security safeguards that VMs don't. While it'd be hard to sneak off with a server, a VM can be stolen with little fuss.
There are many important factors to consider when choosing a systems management tool.
With help from AppSense, Auto Trader UK got on the road to desktop efficiency with tools to make VDI faster and more user-friendly.
Citrix XenDesktop and XenApp customers who use vSphere can now use VMware for workspace management, too.
Ericom Connect is built on a grid architecture that makes it a good alternative to virtual desktop products from Citrix and VMware, or a good replacement for VDI-in-a-Box.
What do virtualization, scalability and automation have to do with a perfect cup of coffee or how many candidates ace the LSATs?
Is it a best practice to automate a critical application's startup process after failover from one node to another?
When time-sensitive businesses such as Bloomberg experience an outage, there are lessons IT managers learn that can improve data center resiliency.
Microsoft's latest round of upgrades to its big data cloud tools include a handful of new Azure SQL offerings that compare to Amazon Redshift.
What CloudStack lacks in corporate sponsorships it makes up for in user appeal and isn't going away any time soon.
Google's Kubernetes open source project has generated considerable traction in the bourgeoning container orchestration space.