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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    SAP Performance on vSphere With IBM DB2 and SUSE Linux Enterprise

    VMware vSphere 4.1 provides private cloud technology to IT organizations looking to save money on hardware costs, offer their companies a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) model, and guarantee uptime while maintaining and upgrading their software applications and infrastructure. This paper shows how a virtualized SAP environment with IBM DB2 and SUSE Linux...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2010

    eXimius N.V., A Thomson Reuters company

    Thomson Reuters provides businesses and professionals with intelligent information. They wanted to implement a scalable, flexible and reliable IT infrastructure that enables the business to grow. They choose VMware to overcome these challenges. They implemented VMware vSphere 4.0 and VMware vMotion which offer uninterrupted availability of IT applications, efficient IT...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2010

    VMware Case Study: eXimius N.V., A Thomson Reuters Company

    Thomson Reuters provides businesses and professionals with intelligent information. The company combines its expertise and innovative technology to supply critical information for decision makers in the financial, legal, and scientific and media sectors. Thomson Reuters wanted to implement a scalable, flexible and reliable IT infrastructure that enables the business to...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2010

    Siemens Achieves Continuous Improvement Through Six Sigma, ITIL With VMware VCenter Configuration Manager

    Siemens IT Solutions and Services, Inc. is an internationally leading provider of IT solutions and services. Siemens IT Solutions and Services, in its ongoing efforts to optimize processes, sought comprehensive analytics to help automate its ITIL and Six Sigma best practices initiatives, to drive more efficiency and better service levels....

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2010

    NNIT Uses VMware vCenter Configuration Manager to Shrink Man-Hours for Regulatory Compliance & Achieve ITIL Standards

    NNIT offers consulting, development, implementation and outsourcing IT services for the largest private companies and public sector organizations. To accelerate best practice approaches for IT services management (ITIL), to comply with numerous global regulations including FDA, SOX and DS484, NNIT was in need of an efficient and effective way of...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Moving to Virtualization: A Guide to What's Possible from VMware

    Did you know that over the next year, 50% of small and midsized businesses are moving to virtualization? That's because virtualization allows businesses to run multiple operating systems and applications simultaneously on the same server, delivering a range of great benefits. Read our guide to learn how you can...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    ESG Analyst White Paper - Benefiting from Server Virtualization: Beyond Initial Workload Consolidation ?

    Increasing the use of server virtualization is a top priority for small and midsize businesses. According to ESG's 2010 Spending Intentions Survey, it is nearly tied as the top priority for SMBs over the next 12 to 18 months. There are good reasons for this: virtualization can help reduce costs,...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    SAP System Virtualization With HP ProLiant Servers - Total Cost of Ownership and Return on Investment With VMware vSphere: Virtualization as a Business Enabler

    Server consolidation, lowering the Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) of IT assets, green IT, IT as a service and business enabler, and IT agility are topics that are being widely discussed in the industry. SAP systems administrators cannot ignore the fact that colleagues are increasingly using virtualization to address such...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Citrix XenApp Server Deployment on VMware ESX at a Large Multi-National Insurance Company

    This paper describes the deployment of the XenApp server from Citrix in a set of virtual machines on VMware vSphere for a multinational insurance company's business use. This deployment has been in place for more than a year and it serves the needs of two thousand concurrent users within the...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Kronos Workforce Central on VMware Virtual Infrastructure

    Kronos and VMware conducted extensive testing of Kronos software products on VMware virtual infrastructure. The tested products demonstrated remarkable stability running on the VMware platform, and support advanced VMware capabilities such as VMware vMotion, VMware High Availability (HA), VMware Distributed Resource Scheduling (DRS), and cloning. Testing also shows that Kronos...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Making Colud Computing Secure for Enterprise

    Many companies are eager to take advantage of cloud computing, but concerns about possible security breaches and loss of data hold them back. Trust or lack of it is one of the primary reasons for the hesitancy of enterprises to put their data and applications in a multi-tenant public cloud....

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  • Case Studies // May 2010

    VMware Case Study: J & H Bunn Ltd

    J&H Bunn has been responsible for the most significant innovations in its industry over the last forty years. Over the past 14 years, the company has witnessed considerable growth and has now just under 100 laptops and PCs in circulation. J&H Bunn wanted to reduce physical server sprawl and decrease...

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  • Case Studies // May 2010

    VMware Case Study: Cats Protection

    Formed in 1927, Cats Protection has grown to become the UK's leading feline welfare charity. It rehomes and reunites 55,000 cats and kittens every year through its network of over 250 voluntary-run branches and 29 adoption centres. Cats Protection wanted to improve business continuity and disaster recovery strategy and cut...

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  • Case Studies // May 2010

    VMware Case Study: Centaur Fund Services

    Established in 2009, Centaur Fund Services is a fast growing hedge fund administrator providing services to the hedge fund industry. Having worked across a number of larger enterprises in their former careers, the founders of Centaur recognised the importance of IT to their company. Centaur Fund Services Wanted to create...

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  • Case Studies // May 2010

    Cats Protection

    Formed in 1927, Cats Protection has grown to become the UK's leading feline welfare charity. It rehomes and reunites 55,000 cats and kittens every year through its network of over 250 voluntary-run branches and 29 adoption centers. Their main challenges are to improve business continuity and disaster recovery strategy, to...

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  • Case Studies // May 2010

    Centaur Fund Services

    Established in 2009, Centaur Fund Services is a fast growing hedge fund administrator providing services to the hedge fund industry. The main challenges they face are to create a highly resilient, affordable and scalable IT infrastructure and also to provide a robust remote working solution. VMware provided them with VMware...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    Magic Quadrant for X86 Server Virtualization Infrastructure

    Virtualization of x86 architecture servers has been an extremely dynamic market (and a major trend) since VMware introduced its server products in 2001. For several years, competition was very limited. However, since 2006 (with the first commercial versions of Xen) and 2008 (with the release of Microsoft's Hyper-V), very viable...

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  • Case Studies // May 2010

    Eanes Independent School District Makes Exemplary Use of VMware View, Reducing Costs of Their Desktop Environment

    Eanes Independent School District (Eanes ISD) is a school district in West Lake Hills, Texas, which is part of the Austin metropolitan area. Eanes ISD was looking for extend life of hardware within school district due to fluctuating education budget. For this Eanes ISD deployed VMware. VMware's View provides a...

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  • Case Studies // May 2010

    Larimer County Provides Agile, Cost-Effective Services to Citizens With VMware Software

    Larimer County is located in north central Colorado and is the state's seventh largest county, with a population of 293,000, The IT division supports the provision of all county IT services across multiple campus locations in three different urban areas, supporting more than 1,400 employees and the general public. Larimer...

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  • Case Studies // May 2010

    VMware Case Study: Red Deer College

    Established in 1964, Red Deer College Is a public college With 7,800 credit students and more than 13,000 continuing education students, located in Red Deer, Alberta, Canada. The college offers degrees, certificates, diplomas, and apprenticeships, with more than 75 different programs to choose from. Educational institution needs to deliver content...

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  • Case Studies // May 2010

    VMware Case Study: Marshall University

    Marshall University (MU) is the oldest public institution of higher learning in West Virginia. Perhaps best known as the subject of the 2006 movie We Are Marshall, MU offers 68 baccalaureate and 52 graduate programs to approximately 14,000 students, including 4,000 graduate and medical students. Marshall University (MU) extended the...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    Virtual Desktop Sizing Guide: With VMware View 4.0 and VMware VSphere 4.0 Update 1

    On a standard 14-slot IBM, BladeCenter equates to running 2,800 concurrent virtual desktops within a single chassis. The Task Worker testing shows the ability of the IBM HS22 with vSphere 4 to virtualize 200 desktops on to 8 physical cores, or 25 desktops per core. Moving to the CoIP display...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    Application Presentation to VMware View Desktops With Citrix XenApp

    VMware Thinapp has the ability to provide users with a function whereby they can stream or deliver applications into VMware View desktops. Called application virtualization, the applications made available to VMware View desktops are executed and abstracted from the operating system. With the use of VMware Thinapp, applications can be...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    PCoIP Display Protocol: Information and Scenario-Based Network Sizing Guide

    PC over IP (PCoIP) is a desktop virtualization tool that reduces the total cost of ownership for desktop management. This technology is used to compress, encrypt, encode, and transmit the entire computing experience over an IP to 'stateless' PCoIP enabled desktop devices. It cracks the challenges to maintain, manage, provide,...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    Performance Best Practices for VMware vSphere 4.0

    VMware has released a book on the performance guidelines covering the most critical performance areas involved in VMware vSphere 4.0. The book provides guidance to IT managers and especially system administrator working for large organizations which are planning deployment of VMware vSphere 4.0 for efficient and performance oriented virtual networking...

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  • Case Studies // May 2010

    Kaweah Delta Health Care District Is Using VMware to Dramatically Improve Availability and Run Tier 1, Mission-Critical Applications and Create a New Revenue Stream

    VMware helps Kaweah Delta improve availability, introduce new services and reduce costs. Based in Visalia, California, Kaweah Delta Health Care District is a 581-bed comprehensive health care provider with 3,200 employees. Siemens is its primary applications vendor. Kaweah Delta began implementing VMware' solutions about two years ago, after looking for...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    The Design and Evaluation of a Practical System for Fault-Tolerant Virtual Machines

    The paper has implemented a commercial enterprise-grade system for providing fault-tolerant virtual machines, based on the approach of replicating the execution of a primary Virtual Machine (VM) via a backup virtual machine on another server. The paper has designed a complete system in VMware vSphere 4.0 that is easy to...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    Fujitsu Publishes the First SAP Three-Tier Benchmark on VMware vSphere

    The engineers at Fujitsu have designed an ideal solution for large organizations which have a very large number of SAP users who need support in virtual environment spread across multiple hosts and also be efficient at the same time. The configuration includes virtualized system which operates on VMware vShere 4.0...

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  • Case Studies // May 2010

    Use VMware Infrastructure and vSphere to Consolidate Servers While Improving Uptime and Enhancing Disaster Recovery

    Headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky, E.ON U.S. is a diversified energy company that supplies gas and electricity to more than a million customers in Kentucky and Virginia. The company wanted to ensure the availability of critical applications while saving money and energy. For this the company deployed VMware. The VMware's Infrastructure...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    Improving Energy Efficiency with Intel® Xeon® Processor-based Servers and VMware Virtualization Infrastructure

    VMware virtualization technology can substantially reduce power and cooling costs by consolidating multiple workloads onto the latest energy-efficient multi-core Intel?-based processors. By using Intel? Xeon? processor-based servers and VMware virtual infrastructure, you can consolidate resources and decrease your energy costs, while increasing asset utilization. You can also allocate spare capacity...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    Essential Deployment Tips: Oracle Databases on VMware vSphere 4

    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 // May 2010

    Virtual Infrastructure Yields Real TCO and ROI Advantages

    There is no question that virtualization technology can help you cut costs out of your IT infrastructure. For SAP customers, using the VMware vSphere virtualization platform for SAP solutions enables you to do more with less. This study quantifies how VMware improved TCO and ROI for three companies' IT landscapes.

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    How business-critical database workloads perform when virtualized with Intel® Xeon® processor 7500 series-based servers and VMware vSphere™

    This white paper documents the performance of mission-critical database workloads running on servers equipped with the Intel Xeon processor 7500 series and VMware vSphere 4. Using standard and nonstandard testing tools, these tests replicate real-world scenarios found in production environments. Specifically, these tests show that the combination of the Intel...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2010

    BLA Industries

    Founded in 1964, the BLA Group operates coal mines and produces metallurgical coke from manufacturing plants at remote locations in the Indian states of Madhya Pradesh and Jharkhand. It has two divisions - BLA Industries Pvt Ltd and BLA Power - and employs about 300 staff. Their main challenge is...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    Configuring and Troubleshooting N-Port ID Virtualization

    N-Port ID Virtualization (NPIV) is an ANSI T11 standard that describes how a single Fibre Channel HBA port can register with the fabric using several Worldwide Port Names (WWPNs). This allows a fabric-attached N-port to claim multiple fabric addresses. Each address appears as a unique entity on the Fibre Channel...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2010

    VMware Case Study: Norman Regional Health System

    Norman Regional Health System is a multi-campus hospital that serves health care needs throughout south central Oklahoma. The Norman Regional HealthPlex - a 152-bed, state-of-the-art specialty hospital - is the newest addition to the system. Norman Regional Health System wanted to create a desktop environment for the new campus of...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    VMware vCenter 4.0 Database Performance for Microsoft SQL Server 2008

    VMware vCenter Server uses a database to store metadata on the state of a VMware vSphere environment. Performance statistics and their associated stored procedure operations are among the largest and the most resource-intensive components of the vCenter database. Hence, the performance of the vCenter database depends upon the frequency at...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2010

    VMware Case Study: Oklahoma Arthritis Center

    Located in Edrrond, Oklahoma, Oklahoma Arthritis Center (OAC) is a completely self-contained medical practice offering in-house MRI, X-ray, ultrasound, DEXA, and in-house laboratory services. OAC wanted to virtualize Tier 1 medical applications at small health care provider. OAC deployed VMware vSphere creates a virtual platform that brings performance gains and...

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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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  • Webcasts // Apr 2010

    Accelerate Applications Deployment to Desktops with Virtualization

    VMware? ThinApp? agentless architecture delivers complete application-to-application and application-to-OS isolation for desktop software. It helps to deploy applications more quickly to end points without requiring costly server hardware or software infrastructure to be installed. In this webcast, you will learn: How the unique architecture of ThinApp reduces deployment...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2011

    Desktop Virtualization in K-12 schools: Reducing costs, Saving Time and Delivering Anytime, Anywhere Access to Students and Staff

    This paper will show how desktop virtualization can positively position educational institutions for the future, enabling them to reduce expenses through hard dollar savings and time efficiencies while delivering the experience that students, faculty and staff need and desire. Through the experiences of Babylon School District, as well as Manchester...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2009

    Red Bee Media Australia Broadens Its View With Desktop Virtualization

    A wholly-owned subsidiary of Red Bee Media Ltd in the UK, Red Bee Media Australia provides closed captions for live and pre-recorded broadcasts from the Nine Network, Seven Network, Network Ten and SBS. Red Bee Media Ltd wanted to replace a diverse, aging fleet of personal computers with a flexible,...

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  • Case Studies // May 2010

    VMware Case Study: Red Deer College

    Established in 1964, Red Deer College Is a public college With 7,800 credit students and more than 13,000 continuing education students, located in Red Deer, Alberta, Canada. The college offers degrees, certificates, diplomas, and apprenticeships, with more than 75 different programs to choose from. Educational institution needs to deliver content...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2009

    VMware Case Study: Reliance General Insurance

    Reliance General Insurance is one of India's leading insurance companies. It offers more than 90 insurance products to retail and corporate customers through more than 200 offices in 173 cities across 22 states. A sprawling server infrastructure was causing database and application performance bottlenecks. Other issues included prolonged downtime, rising...

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2008

    VMware Case Study: Religare Securities

    Religare Securities Limited is one of India's leading equities and securities firms and offers services spanning equity broking, depository participant, portfolio management, institutional brokerage and research, investment banking and corporate finance. Religare Securities Limited wanted to support expansion of branch numbers across India while ensuring maximum utilization of datacenter capacity...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2010

    Desktop Virtualization Transforms Tax Service Call Center at Republic Bank: VMware View 4 Slashes Costs, Improves Productivity

    Every year Republic Bankcorps Tax Refund Solutions (TRS) business unit staffs a call center with 450 seasonal workers hired to help customers prepare tax returns. Republic Bank wanted to reduce the cost and increase efficiency of the annual tax-preparation service of its Tax Refund solutions business unit. The bank virtualized...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Rigel Capital, LLC

    Founded in 1998, Rigel Capital, LLC (Rigel) is an investment management firm headquartered in Seattle, Washington. The company has approximately 25 employees and $2.3 billion in assets under management. Rigel wanted to provide high degree of availability for critical systems in financial services firm. VMware technology creates a virtual infrastructure...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2010

    VMware Case Study: RM Asia-Pacific

    A wholly-owned subsidiary of United Kingdom-headquartered RM plc., RM Asia-Pacific provides learning and school management systems to almost 4,000 schools across Australia, 200 schools in New Zealand and a number of high-profile clients in Asia. RM Asia-Pacific wanted to provide cost-effective infrastructure to reliably deliver internal applications and external services...

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2009

    VMware Case Study: Roswell Park Cancer Institute

    Founded in 1898, Roswell Park Cancer Institute (the Institute) is America's first cancer center. Today, the Institute has more than 26,000 patients under active care and a campus spanning 25 acres in downtown Buffalo, New York. Roswell Park Cancer Institute wanted to provide high availability for tier one applications at...

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  • Case Studies // Sep 2009

    VMware Case Study: Sage North America

    Sage North America (Sage) is a leading supplier of business management software and services with nearly 2.9 million customers. Sage wanted to consolidate, centralize and refresh aging physical servers spread throughout multiple locations. Reduce costs from duplicate services thru fast acquisition growth. VMware Infrastructure 3 creates an easily administered virtual...

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2008

    VMware Case Study: SAP Japan

    Established in 1992, SAP Japan Co., Ltd. (SAP Japan) is the Japanese subsidiary of SAP AG, the world's largest ERP software provider employing 43,000 people. SAP Japan wanted high cost of supporting server sprawl and high power consumption. SAP Japan virtualized its internal systems on VMware Infrastructure 3, with the...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2009

    SAQA Simplifies Administration and Deployment of Servers With VMware VirtualCenter

    The South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) is mandated by Parliament to oversee the further development and implementation of South Africa's National Qualifications Framework (NQF). The South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) wanted proactive and simplified management of virtual environment. The South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) deployed VMware VirtualCenter software: improved administrative,...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    SETAO Produces Its Disaster Recovery Plan (DRP) Using VCenter Site Recovery Manager (SRM)

    SETAO is responsible for public transport and runs the tram and bus network in the city of Orleans and outlying areas. The company carries more than 100,000 passengers every day. SETAO wanted to make the IT system secure and minimize the impact of any system outage. SETAO implemented of a...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Sevenoaks District Council

    Sevenoaks District Council provides a range of important local services to around 111,000 people living across a wide area of west Kent in the UK. Sevenoaks District Council wanted to create a more efficient IT infrastructure and improve service delivery; reduce data centre power, cooling and space requirements. Sevenoaks District...

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2009

    VMware Case Study: Shah Investor's Home Ltd

    Established in 1994, Shah Investor's Home Ltd provides stockbroking, wealth management and deposit services to investors. Shah Investor's Home Ltd wanted to cost-effectively enhance availability for business-critical systems, including an ODIN trading and risk management platform. VMware enables consolidation and virtualization of physical servers running critical business applications. It also...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2008

    VMware Helps Shanghai Telecom Research Institute Deploy a Flexible Testing Environment

    The Shanghai Telecom Research Institute is responsible for extensive product testing tasks. Requirements for testing environments are broad and varied, and change constantly; furthermore, if a project requires a completed test to be re-run at a later time, the testing environment must be reset to the exact original configurations. VMware...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2010

    VMware Case Study: Sheremetyevo Cargo

    Sheremetyevo Cargo wanted the upgrade of central IT infrastructure and provisioning of high level performance, reliability and fault tolerance for data storage and processing operations for high availability 24x7 mode servers. Switch from the task-server policy to the application-virtual machine policy provides sheremetyevo Cargo a cost cutout, high flexibility and...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2010

    Siemens Achieves Continuous Improvement Through Six Sigma, ITIL With VMware VCenter Configuration Manager

    Siemens IT Solutions and Services, Inc. is an internationally leading provider of IT solutions and services. Siemens IT Solutions and Services, in its ongoing efforts to optimize processes, sought comprehensive analytics to help automate its ITIL and Six Sigma best practices initiatives, to drive more efficiency and better service levels....

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2009

    The Answer Is Simple for Simplot Australia: Embrace Virtualization

    Founded in 1995, Simplot Australia is a wholly owned subsidiary of the J R Simplot Company, a privately held food and agribusiness corporation based in Boise, Idaho with annual sales of more than $US3 billion. Simplot Australia wanted to shift IT infrastructure towards virtualization. VMware and Intel technology creates an...

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  • Case Studies // May 2009

    VMware Case Study: Smartpath Software

    Founded in 2001, Smartpath Software delivers asset, maintenance and helpdesk services using Web 2.0 and Software as a Service (SaaS) technologies. Smartpath Software wanted to implement a scalable, responsive infrastructure that enables the rapid delivery of asset and maintenance software to customers and the cost-effective running of internal applications. VMware...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2009

    Solvay Finds the Cure for Server Sprawl With VMware Infrastructure 3

    Solvay Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of the research-driven group of pharmaceutical companies that constitute the global pharmaceutical business of the Solvay Group. Solvay Pharmaceuticals wanted to reduce server proliferation and associated costs within IT department. Solvay Pharmaceuticals deployed VMware and Intel technology which increases scalability and performance in...

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2009

    VMware Case Study: SonicWALL, Inc.

    SonicWALL, Inc., is a leader in the Unified Threat Management security industry, with solutions featuring high-performance, solid-state firewalls and VPN appliances with value-added security subscriptions such as anti-virus, intrusion prevention and antispyware for wired and wireless networks of all sizes. SonicWALL, Inc., wanted to control server sprawl and prepare for...

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  • Case Studies // Sep 2008

    VMware Case Study: Southwestern/Great American, Inc.

    Southwestern/Great American has a long history: 153 years, to be precise. In 1855, the company's focus was religious tracts, but today it has a dozen distinct lines of business, including direct selling, customized publishing, school fund-raising, sales training, and executive search and recruitment. Southwestern wanted to replace aging hardware with...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: SpamTitan

    SpamTitan provides a comprehensive solution to email threats by enabling its customers to run a virtual email appliance using existing virtual infrastructure, offering protection from viruses, spam, malware, phishing and unwanted content. Hardware appliances and the geographical limitations and cost factors they posed prevented SpamTitan from recruiting new channel partners...

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2009

    VMware Case Study: Sripatum University

    Founded as an education college in 1970, Sripatum University is now one of the most prestigious private universities in Thailand. Sripatum University wanted to cost-effectively transform the datacenter infrastructure to ease management and support growth. VMware virtualization increased hardware utilization and enabled the rapid provisioning of new servers to meet...

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2009

    Use vSphere and VMware View as the Foundation for Two Internal Cloud Environments That Save Money, Time, Power, and Above All, Improve Patient Care

    St. Vincent Catholic Medical Centers of New York City is renowned for providing medical care and education of the very highest standard. St. Vincent Catholic Medical Centers of New York City wanted to move a medical center's outmoded IT infrastructure into the 21st century while saving money and energy -...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Standard Bank

    Standard Bank is a leading African banking group focused on emerging global markets. With assets exceeding US$162 billion [Y08], it is the largest banking group in Africa (by market capitalisation) and operates in 33 countries worldwide. Standard Bank wanted to reduce desktop management support costs and achieve power consumption targets...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2009

    VMware Case Study: SunGard Technology Services

    SunGard Technology Services (STS) provides full software development lifecycle support across all of SunGard's businesses. STS wanted to create a shared infrastructure that enables rapid commissioning and decommissioning of virtual servers to support application development and testing. VMware virtualization optimizes computing resources for testing and development by enabling multiple virtual...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2010

    VMware Helps Sunrise Senior Living Reduce Service Desk Call Center Volume by More Than 50 Percent

    Through its 382 communities in the United States, Canada, Germany and the United Kingdom, Sunrise Senior Living strives to fulfill its mission to provide the highest quality care and services to seniors while simultaneously encouraging independence and preserving dignity. Sunrise Senior Living wanted to accelerate growth resulting in an overcrowded...

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  • Webcasts // Nov 2008

    Getting Started With VMware ESXi

    Interested in virtualization but not quite sure what it is or where to start? Attendee of this webcast will learn the basics about virtualization and to set up a virtual "Infrastructure" in minutes using the free VMware ESXi software. VMware ESXi is the easiest way to get started with virtualization,...

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  • Webcasts // Nov 2008

    A Technical Chat With Mike Laverick, Author of "Administering VMware Site Recovery Manager"

    Attendee of this webcast will hear discussion on Disaster Recovery. The presenters will talk on their experiences with disaster recovery and VMware Site Recovery Manager.

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  • Webcasts // May 2009

    Trend Watch: Mission-Critical x86 - Presented by Gabriel Consulting Group

    Increasingly, IT organizations are moving mission critical workloads onto virtualized x86 platforms. The emergence of highly sophisticated x86 virtualization mechanisms and advances in x86 system and storage technology are leading companies to consolidate important workloads onto resilient x86 platforms. The attendee will learn how X86 systems playing a more strategic...

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  • Webcasts // May 2009

    Customer Spotlight: City of San Diego Uses Virtualization for Consolidation and Application Deployment

    The attendee of this webcast will learn how the City of San Diego, California is using VMware virtualization solutions to consolidate servers and make application deployment easier while increasing productivity and easing the IT budget. The attendee will find out how virtualization optimizes existing IT infrastructure and reduces IT power,...

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  • Webcasts // May 2009

    Virtualized SQL Server Performance With VMware

    VMware conducted a six-month intensive research project on the virtualization of Microsoft SQL Server. While a very large number of VMware customers were virtualizing demanding SQL instances, there remained many skeptics of the ability of VMware ESX to maintain performance of this critical application. The presenters detail the findings of...

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  • Webcasts // May 2009

    Improving Healthcare Systems and Services With VMware, MEDITECH and Perot Systems

    MEDITECH healthcare organizations recognize the value of their technology investment and its long-term impact on every aspect of their organization throughout the continuum of care. The technology solutions available from the MEDITECH Solutions Group within Perot Systems are designed to optimize and extend the value of MEDITECH systems throughout their...

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  • Webcasts // May 2009

    Making the Business Case for VMware vSphere

    VMware vSphere 4, the next generation of VMware technology, brings several innovative game-changing technologies to IT. But how to translate the benefits of these technologies to hard numbers and convince the teams to move to VMware vSphere? The attendee of this webcast will learn why it makes best business sense...

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  • Webcasts // May 2009

    Simplify Network Administration With vNetwork Enhancements in VMware vSphere 4

    VMware vSphere 4 introduces VMware vNetwork technology, which greatly expands the virtual networking feature set while simplifying configuration and administration. This webcast takes a close look at configuring and using VMware vNetwork Distributed Switch, including some of the enhanced features such as private VLANs. This webcast also take a look...

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  • Webcasts // Apr 2009

    Technical Track: Reference Architecture Guide for a Successful VMware View Deployment

    Built and validated by VMware and supporting partners, VMware View reference architectures are designed to address common use cases, such as enterprise desktop replacement, remote access, business process outsourcing and disaster recovery. The architectures described in this guide offer standard, repeatable, scalable designs that can be adapted to specific environments...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2008

    Solving the Desktop Dilemma: With User-Centric Desktop Virtualization for the Enterprise

    Today's desktop is really an end-user environment defined by a profile consisting of applications, documents and configuration data. As end users rely more and more on mobile devices such as laptops, smart phones and removable storage drives, they need desktop environments that they can access anytime, anywhere. On the other...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2008

    Achieving Compliance in a Virtualized Environment

    High profile information security failures resulting in the loss of cardholder data, confidential information, and Personally Identifiable Information (PII) have substantially increased regulatory pressure. Many organizations must now comply with standards such as PCI, regulations like SOX-404 or HIPAA, and state privacy laws. Traditional IT auditors and security assessors have...

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