Each month our team of expert editors addresses the changing role of IT by helping savvy
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Hi there, and welcome to this months vNews. A monthly round up of what’s going on in the world
of virtualization. Yeah, I scan all the blogs – filter out what I can and then regurgitate it for
you pleasure. Doesn't that sound nice. I do these occasionally for the user groups I speak at. It’s
part news, part tips and part personal rant.
If you want the PowerPoints they are here… and if you just want the links they are here:
VIDEO - This is a chat with Raymond Overman. He’s the Information Technology Manager for Microban Products Company based in Charlotte, North Carolina – leader in built-in antimicrobial product protection
You can manage profiles with Active Directory or the tools built into your VDI software, but third-party options from AppSense, RES software and Liquidware Labs offer more features and can reduce storage needs.
Citrix bought Virtual, a company that makes an ARM-based hypervisor for mobile app test and dev and boasts a who's who of security experts on its staff. The acquisition seems natural, but what will come out of it remains to be seen.
From keeping up with the cloud's evolution to quelling security concerns, cloud admins have their work cut out for them -- but if you can master these skills, you'll be a desirable candidate for the job.