Setting a VM boot delay: Chapter 5 - Part 5Date: Jun 05, 2009
Setting a VM boot delay
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Setting a VM boot delay
Live VM migration is a key part of virtualization, and it should continue to get better and become a bigger part of an IT admin's everyday operations.
Using management tools is just one way to prevent sprawl in your VM environment. It's important to be proactive with your VMs to fight sprawl.
Even as the software-defined data center marches forward, there is still good reason to keep VMware vCenter Server physical.
Focus on delivering data, not applications. You can give users offline access to data, but applications often rely on an online connection.
The applause for VMware Horizon 6 has died down and it's time to reveal the holes: View Persona won't support the awaited RDSH app publishing feature.
Virtual apps are easier to deliver than entire desktops, but they still require planning and management. Consider app streaming and remoting.
IBM's once mighty server hardware business continues to struggle. Big Blue bets on software and cloud services business to bring some relief.
Is your server not booting correctly? Does it need crucial recovery tasks? Linux boot options with GRUB2 and systemd can help.
IT departments want to shrink their list of suppliers -- but should it be longer? Cloud, mobility and big data have IT rethinking vendor selection.
A 'naked cloud' takes a minimalist approach to cloud computing, but is it right for enterprises?
Incremental updates in the latest OpenStack release aim to improve the quality of OpenStack services and smooth the installation process for IT pros.
When it comes to choosing an IaaS provider, don't be enticed by price drops. Your choice should be focused on partnering ability, not the lowest cost.