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  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Top 7 Benefits of an Enterprise-Class Hybrid Cloud for Government

    VMware vCloud® Government Service provided by Carpathia® is an enterprise-class hybrid cloud service that delivers the tried and tested VMware capabilities widely used by government organizations today, with the added security and compliance assurance of FedRAMP authorization. The hybrid cloud is becoming more and more prevalent – in fact,...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    A Guide to Hybrid Cloud for Government Agencies An inside-out approach for extending your data center to the cloud

    The majority of government customers operate some combination of onsite and offsite IT environments and are struggling to manage both new and legacy applications and infrastructure. Enterprise-class hybrid cloud empowers government customers to leverage existing investments in applications and infrastructure, and avoid the complexity of having to rewrite applications to...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Migrating to an Enterprise-Class Hybrid Cloud for Government: Top 5 Considerations

    VMware vCloud® Government Service provided by Carpathia® is an enterprise-class hybrid cloud solution built on vSphere®, which empowers government customers to leverage existing investments in applications and infrastructure. As a result, government agencies can avoid the cost and complexity of re-architecting and retraining sta¬ff for public cloud infrastructure that is...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    VMware AlwaysOn Workplace Solution for Financial Services

    Exceptional customer interactions result in satisfied customers and long-term engagements. Yet meeting customer expectations can prove difficult—and costly—if frontline employees cannot access critical client data or financial services applications because the data center or their desktop is down. As financial services firms look for ways to increase both customer and...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Desktop Virtualization for Wealth Management and Insurance

    The computer desktop has been in existence for a little over 30 years, but in the last 10 years it has moved to notebooks and increasingly towards smart mobile devices. Now with advancements in technology, the desktop is increasingly found in the cloud thanks to virtual desktop infrastructure.

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  • Webcasts // Jun 2014

    Financial Services Mobility Webinar brought to you by VMware and IDC

    What you will take away from the webinar: Perspective on today’s mobile financial enterprise Drivers and business imperatives for the growth of mobility Transformative nature of mobile innovation Style of IT that mobility brings to the financial enterprise

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  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Tech Tips: VMware vSphere with Operations Management

    Straight from our experts at VMware, follow these technical tips to see how you can get the most out of your virtualized environment using VMware vSphere with Operations Management. From configuring alerts to monitoring performance, reference these tips in order to optimize capacity and proactively manage your vSphere environment. Read...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Virtualization: The Secret to a Better-Performing Business

    Even as small businesses jump into the virtualization game there are some organizations that hesitate because they feel their IT staff is too small and the upfront cost is too great. Interestingly, these perceived issues are, in reality, the values you get from virtualization as it cuts costs and...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    6 Tasks You Can't Do with Traditional IT Operational Tools

    Traditional IT monitoring tools designed for static physical environments can overwhelm administrators with low-level information and often do not provide visibility into the factors that are causing poor performance. Read this guide to find out how taking control of your vSphere environment with vCenter™ Operations Management is the smart choice...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Meeting Workforce Demands

    Gain access to this new white paper by CIO which examines the changing landscape of end-user computing. The research reveals how today's CIOs are tackling trends and establishing new best practices for the mobile-cloud era. Read more...

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  • Case Studies // May 2009

    VMware Case Study: Lulu.com

    Lulu.com (Lulu) is a digital marketplace that eliminates traditional entry barriers to publishing by enabling content creators to bring their work directly to their audience. The company has approximately 125 employees. Lulu.com (Lulu) wanted to reduce IT costs (human & capital) and deliver fast, reliable, end-to-end business continuity. Lulu.com deployed...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    The Benefits of Virtualization: Why It's Time for IT to Move Now

    Considering virtualization but hesitant to get started? It's time to make a move. Virtualization provides persuasive benefits for small to medium sized businesses looking to improve responsiveness and customer service, be more agile, increase security and lower costs. That's why Forrester Research predicts that the percentage of SMBs using virtualization...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    Oracle Databases on VMware vSphere 4: Essential Deployment Tips

    Even the most demanding Oracle database workloads can now be virtualized with VMware vSphere and ESX 4 - with greater than 95 percent of Oracle instances matching native performance. This paper provides the essential tips necessary to successfully deploy Oracle on VMware virtual infrastructure to enable database administrators (DBAs) to...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2010

    Zebra Visibility Server Software for VMware Infrastructure: Deployment and Technical Considerations Guide

    This paper provides direction to those interested in running Zebra Visibility Server Software (VSS) on VMware vSphere 4. It provides a basic overview of the Zebra VSS architecture as well as describing the value of utilizing the VMware platform to run Zebra VSS. The results of recent testing performed jointly...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2010

    Zebra YMS for VMware Infrastructure: Deployment and Technical Considerations Guide

    This paper provides direction to those interested in running the Zebra Yard Management System (YMS) on VMware vSphere 4. It provides a basic overview of the Zebra YMS architecture as well as the value of utilizing the VMware platform to run Zebra YMS. The results of recent testing performed jointly...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2010

    BlackBerry Enterprise Server on VMware Virtual Infrastructure: Deployment?and?Technical?Considerations?Guide?

    This paper provides direction to those interested in running BlackBerry Enterprise Server on VMware Infrastructure 3 or VMware vSphere 4. It provides basic guidance on the architecture of Blackberry Enterprise Server as well as the value of utilizing the VMware platform to provide virtual infrastructure. The paper then provides results...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2010

    Best Practices for Running VMware vSphere on Network Attached Storage

    The significant presence of Network Filesystem Storage (NFS) in the datacenter today, as well as the lower cost-per-port for IP based Storage, has lead to many people wanting to deploy virtualization environments with Network Attached Storage (NAS) shared storage resources. As virtualization increases adoption, so does the deployment of VMware...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Performance Brief for IBM WebSphere Application Server 7.0 With VMware ESX 4.0 on HP ProLiant DL380 G6 Server

    By virtualizing the server environment, one can improve server utilization and consolidate servers onto high capacity virtual machines. This allows to reduce the cost to maintain and manage the server infrastructure. Virtualization also allows to migrate data and applications among servers more quickly and efficiently. The VMware ESX 4.0 server...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Application Registration With VMware ThinApp

    The process of application registration integrates the virtualized application packages with the desktop operating system. The process of registering applications will take into account the access control mechanisms that allow administrators to restrict usage to specified Active Directory groups providing end users role based access to virtualized applications. Application registration...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2009

    ESRI ArcGIS Server 9.3 for VMware Infrastructure: Deployment and Technical Considerations Guide

    This paper describes the best practices for running a typical ESRI ArcGIS Server deployment on VMware Infrastructure. It provides basic guidance on the architectural design of an ArcGIS deployment and the value of utilizing the VMware platform to provide virtual infrastructure. It then discusses results of recent testing conducted jointly...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Anti-Virus Deployment for VMware View

    Desktop virtualization is a transformative platform that delivers cost-effective, manageable network and desktop access to workers of diverse computing needs. Anti-virus software is one of the largest segments in today's computer security market. Other than perimeter firewalls, no technology enjoys anti-virus software's depth of penetration. Nearly every enterprise deploys anti-virus...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2009

    SAP Solutions on VMware vSphere 4 - Best Practice Guidelines

    This paper provides best practice guidelines for deploying SAP software solutions on VMware vSphere 4. These guidelines only provide general recommendations and do not target any specific size or type of SAP solution implementation. VMware has created separate best practice documents for the individual areas of storage, networking and performance....

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  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    HP Reference Architecture for VMware View 4: Outstanding ROI Plus Simple, Flexible and Secure Desktop Computing

    HP's Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) with VMware ViewTM 4 is designed to reduce the cost and risk of a traditional distributed desktop PC environment by hosting applications and desktop operating systems on servers and storage in the data center. It delivers a familiar and reliable user experience similar to that...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    Reference Architecture Brief: Dell Virtual Remote Desktop Featuring VMware View 4

    Today's challenging economic environment is forcing many organizations to revisit their IT infrastructure strategies. Exploring costeffective alternatives to manage the enterprise desktop environment is high on the agenda of many CIOs, given escalating maintenance and support costs, frequent security patches and software upgrades, and an explosion of remote and mobile...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    VMware View 4 With PCoIP Info Guide

    Support for the software version of the PCoIP protocol with VMware View 4 provides end users with a dramatic improvement in user experience across a wide variety of tasks and end point locations. The addition of this display protocol is the result of a co-development effort between VMware and Teradici,...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    Workload Considerations for Virtual Desktop Reference Architectures: Info Guide

    As interest in Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) continues to accelerate, so do the needs for improved assessment, planning, and deployment methodologies and tools. The historical methodology for determining deployment parameters, (that is the impact of VDI on network, storage, and compute resources) typically failed to truly assess the impact of...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    VMware View on NetApp Storage Solution Brief

    This paper provides an overview of a virtual desktop solution featuring VMware ViewTM 4 and NetApp storage. With the display protocol (PCoIP) advances in VMware View 4, and storage efficiencies from NetApp (achieving a per seat storage cost as low as $40), enterprises can now deploy cost effective virtual desktop...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    VMware View 4: Evaluator's Guide

    Built on the industry-leading virtualization platform, VMware View 4 is a solution that enables IT organizations to "Decouple" a desktop from physical devices or locations and deliver the desktop as a managed service from a centralized location. VMware View makes desktops easily accessible to any end user on multiple devices...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager 4.0 Performance and Best Practices for Performance

    VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager (SRM) 4.0 provides business continuity and disaster recovery protection for virtual environments. Protection can extend from individual replicated datastores to an entire virtual site. In a Site Recovery Manager environment, there are two sites involved - a protected site and a recovery site. Protection groups1...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2009

    Using Lab Manager for the Support Organization at SAP Business Intelligence

    This paper describes a VMware Lab Manager solution for a software product support environment and its large group of support engineers at SAP, one of the world's largest software companies. The support engineers work within the new Lab Manager environment in parallel with other support personnel who oversee the technical...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2009

    Performance Troubleshooting for VMware vSphere 4

    Performance problems can arise in any computing environment. Complex application behaviors, changing demands, and shared infrastructure can lead to problems arising in previously stable environments. Troubleshooting performance problems requires an understanding of the interactions between the software and hardware components of a computing environment. Moving to a virtualized computing environment...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2009

    Disaster Recovery for PTC Windchill Solutions With VMware Site Recovery Manager

    Windchill uses different repositories to store content files, metadata, and user data, and synchronization of these repositories needs to be managed in recovery situations. Addressing the high availability and performance expectations of Windchill users in multi-site companies, which typically host remote repositories, requires an effective disaster recovery solution. As well,...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    Virtual Machine Monitor Execution Modes: in VMware vSphere 4.0

    Prior to the introduction of hardware support for virtualization, the VMM could only use software techniques for virtualizing x86 processors and providing virtual hardware. This software approach, binary translation (BT), was used for instruction set virtualization and shadow page tables for memory management unit virtualization. Today, both Intel and AMD...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    Location Awareness in VMware View 4: Information Guide

    Establishing role-based, policy-driven application access across multiple desktops is critical in medical and healthcare environments. This paper describes the client attributes available at endpoint locations that can be used for role-based access control, enabling the dynamic association of users with locations. Information access and application privileges are determined by a...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    Scalable Infrastructure With VMware VStorage VMFS and 3PAR Utility Storage

    IT administrators today rely on infrastructure that is dynamically scalable and highly available. A scalable, resilient datacenter is achieved by augmenting or replacing hardware and software, based on the model of one application per server. This model not only results in underutilized resources but also creates hard-to-change boundaries that impair...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    Performance Study of VMware Thin Provisioning

    This paper determines that a workload run on a thin-provisioned disk performs very closely to that of thick-provisioned disk, in both the zeroing and post-zeroing phases of disk growth. Additionally, scaling up the servers from 1 host to 16 hosts showed improved throughput as more hosts were added. After the...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    Dynamic Storage Provisioning: Considerations and Best Practices for Using Virtual Disk Thin Provisioning

    VMware vSphere 4 introduces many new features that enable greater efficiency, control, and choice for storage resources. With the full support for thin provisioned virtual disks, VMware has provided a new management optimization feature that, if correctly used, can save significant storage resources. However, if not used correctly, could result...

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  • Webcasts // Mar 2010

    Breakthrough Performance for Business-Critical Apps With VMware and Intel

    VMware vSphereTM 4 and the latest Intel Xeon processors provide breakthrough performance and unparalleled flexibility for business-critical server applications such as Microsoft Exchange, Oracle Database and SAP ERP. This webcast will help you learn how to standardize on VMware and Intel with confidence to consolidate all your business-critical applications...

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  • Webcasts // Mar 2010

    It's Time to Upgrade From VMware ESX to ESXi - Learn How

    Currently running VMware ESX? By migrating to VMware ESXi 4, one can simplify hypervisor management while improving security and reliability. The attendee will learn why and how VMware customers are upgrading from VMware ESX to the next-generation hypervisor - VMware ESXi. The attendee will also learn architectural differences between ESX...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    VMware vCenter CapacityIQ Evaluator's Guide: Installing, Deploying, and Using vCenter CapacityIQ

    CapacityIQ is a capacity management solution for VMware virtualization infrastructures enabling users to analyze, forecast, and plan the capacity needs of their virtual datacenter environment. CapacityIQ provides Virtual Infrastructure (VI) Administrators with visibility into their infrastructure capacity - what is currently available, what is in use, what will be needed...

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