Virtualization and private cloud
- June 28, 2005
IBM acquired Meiosys, a toolmaker whose software allows apps to be transferred from one server to another while they're still running. Experts say the buy is a boon for IBM's virtualization program.
- June 13, 2005
Virtualization has become such a hot topic that many data center managers see it as a panacea, without taking into account just how early in its lifecycle the technology actually is.
- May 19, 2005
Gartner trumpets virtualization as a "megatrend," and insists that the technology will have a huge impact on the server space in the next five years.
- April 04, 2005
While hardware costs are going down, the overall cost of IT infrastructure management is going up. IBM and analysts try to sell virtualization as a solution.
- March 23, 2005
VMware announced today that Big Blue plans to bundle evaluation copies of its virtual infrastructure software onto its BladeCenter shipments.
- March 17, 2005
Intel and AMD plan to offer enhanced virtualization capabilities, though analysts predict users will still be kicking the tires into 2006.
- March 07, 2005
When seeking a way to make software and hardware changes less disruptive for Federal Home Loan Bank of San Francisco, senior systems architect Mike Bedford got just what he wanted and more from virtualization. Here, Bedford bemoans the fact that ...
- March 07, 2005
It could take an army of system administrators to constantly update and upgrade the IT systems that support Federal Home Loan Bank of San Francisco and its many branches and offices throughout the western U.S. But even an IT army couldn't do those ...
- February 22, 2005
Coming up on a wave of data center refreshes, virtualizing clustered machines across a commodity server environment is taking hold as a new way of reaching IT goals.
- October 26, 2004
The toolkit is designed to help shift applications from a physical server to a virtual server.