Virtualization and private cloud
- September 24, 2007
The new Sun/Microsoft partnership that allows Sun to sell its x64 servers with Windows installed and supported gets blessings from industry observers.
- September 12, 2007
Cisco announced today that can now load VMware ESX Server through its VFrame Data Center product. The target goal is eventually to control all resources in your data center.
- August 16, 2007
Performance management and capacity planning come with more risk in a virtual server environment. Vendors are rolling out new tools to deal with the problem.
- August 06, 2007
Blade servers have made serious gains in memory, integration capabilities and power efficiency. But licensing considerations, workload capacity and vendor lock-still limit the technology's appeal.
- July 13, 2007
Server virtualization is wildly popular among respondents to the 2007 data center purchasing survey respondents. More users are turning to server virtualization for disaster recovery.
- June 20, 2007
Speaking at a Gartner summit last week, analyst John Enck weighed in on blade servers and server virtualization, and put some of the hype to rest.
- June 06, 2007
Hewlett-Packard shops running Integrity servers with Virtual Server Environment (VSE) have a raft of new feature enhancements to consider.
- April 09, 2007
IBM DB2 9 database workloads can now be consolidated on x86 servers using SWsoft's Virtuozzo virtualization software.
- February 23, 2007
Freight trucking company P&O Ferrymasters is consolidating more than 20% of its Windows servers onto a new Unisys ES7000/one using virtualization software from VMware and Unisys.
- February 01, 2007
Disaster recovery service provider SunGard is turning to server virtualization and VMware to speed time to recovery for its customers.
- December 19, 2006
The International Monetary Fund virtualized its servers to boost utilization, but found that shared infrastructure made management more complex than in a physical data center.
- November 21, 2006
Pacific Gas and Electric has a new incentive program that will reward customers with cash for every kilowatt-hour they save thanks to virtualization.
- November 15, 2006
Last week, the Standard Performance Evaluation Corporation said it would create a SPEC server virtualization ...
- November 14, 2006
Opsware rolls out VM lifecycle manager. IBM adds five new quad-core Intel-based servers, including a BladeCenter model. Aperture updates data center blueprint software.
- November 14, 2006
Egenera creates software to deploy multiple virtual machine images on its blade servers. Also: HP releases nine servers with Intel's quad-core chip; Sun releases HPC blade server and chassis.