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C-state and P-state both offer options for managing system power, but they are very different from one another.
Careful selection of hardware and software technologies can improve virtual server reliability and ease the additional risks virtualization adds.
Server power consumption can be readily controlled by hypervisors instead of the operating system once the host server is properly configured.
Android thin clients might sound really cool, but actually porting the Android OS to a desktop comes with a lot of gotchas.
More solid-state storage offerings came out of the woodwork this year, lending a hand to common VDI performance problems.
The line between DaaS and VDI is becoming more and more blurred going into 2014.
HP hopes its new converged systems can claim a bigger slice of the big data and virtualization pies, but will users already committed to cloud respond?
Avoid contaminants in your data center facility. Create a data center vacuum and cleaning schedule to control what comes in the door.
Hybrid clouds let businesses keep some workloads at home and still capitalize on public cloud platforms. Here's how to get the best of both worlds.
In order to keep their systems humming and maintain user QoE, enterprises must tweak their private cloud configurations periodically.
The Platform as a Service market could heat up next year, but what is PaaS, exactly? And will it eventually be subsumed under other cloud categories?
Cloud projects don't always maximize the potential benefits -- even after a launch. These sure-fire ways take advantage of a cloud migration.