Tricky network security issues demanded that Red Bee Media give each employee four separate desktop machines. But desktop virtualisation has changed all that.
At IDC's Virtualization Forum, users reported that support issues have slowed down their deployments.
WebCentral — a key brand of leading global domain name and online services provider, Melbourne IT — has deployed virtualisation technology to provide ‘on demand’ services to its customers.
Following the sale of a business unit in 2007, the Financial Services Institute of Australasia (Finsia) revamped its entire IT infrastructure, ultimately settling on a set of managed IT services.
Auckland University has automated the backup of its virtual environments, resulting in a DR window of 2 hours.
According to Melbourne IT, which recently undertook a cloud-computing beta, users need more education on cloud and virtual technologies.
This article explains what problems you may face when implementing application and desktop virtualisation - and how to avoid them.
Although Hyper-V may cost less on paper, VMware's ESXi can sometimes prove a cheaper alternative - depending on the specifics of your implementation.
Lisencing costs mean that although desktop virtualisation can improve security and ease management, it won't save you any money.
This article explains how to create a business continuity plan for Microsoft's Hyper-V.
This article explains why, when, and where you would want to use desktop virtualisation in your organisation.
Networking giant Cisco will soon branch out into new areas, with the upcoming release of its range of servers designed specifically for virtualised environments.
Writer David Mortman examines the issues that will prove a hassle for security in 2009, including virtualisation, software as a service and web apps.
HP has updated its Insight Dynamics - VSE product with features that simplify virtual server management.
Compliance issues mean that cloud computing will not solve every problem the data centre industry faces, according to one writer.