New Opteron chips could have vast ramifications for virtualisation. But they'll require some reworking of your applications.
VMware will soon allow the virtualisation of Google's Chrome operating system. Is VMware starting some Linux-based mischief?
Quantum has introduced virtual backup appliances for its disk libraries and LTO-4 tape appliances.
Virtualisation has strong ties to cloud-computing, ones that could influence how you use the technology.
The 3.5 inch HDD I/O channel is fast becoming a bottleneck, particularly given its use in virtualisation projects,
Learn about two virtualisation techniques that you can use instead of server virtualisaiton.
Hyper-V's snapshot feature may not be that useful as a backup plan, but they can help administrators cope with the pains of virtual machines.
Cisco's Unified Computing System (UCS) has ramifications for data stored on virtual servers. This tip explains what UCS changes and how to cope with it.
Roy Illsley, analyst at Butler Group explains the bigges problems that arise when backing up virtual machines, and what you can do about them.
Organisations are leaping head first into virtualisation, given the technology's purported benefits. But those that do it without considering security are taking wild risks.
EMC's rebranded management line - now known as "Ionix" - is aimed directly at cloud vendors such as HP, CA and IBM.
Before you can secure your virtual environments, you must be able track down your machines.
Hyper-V R2 includes hot-add and remove capabilities.
This guide explains how to use Hyper-V R2's new Cluster Shared Voumes feaure.
Some very big name enterprises are taking their entire server farm into the realm of virtualisation. But some pundits maintain that mainframes still have their place.