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  • Webcasts // Oct 2010

    Building Secure Private Clouds with VMware vCloud Director

    VMware vCloud Director gives you the ability to build secure private clouds that dramatically increase datacenter efficiency and business agility. Coupled with VMware vSpheretm, the best platform for cloud infrastructures, VMware vCloud Director delivers cloud computing for existing datacenters by pooling virtual infrastructure resources and delivering them to users as...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    Maximize the Return on Your VMware Virtualization Investment

    Organizations of all sizes turn to virtualization to reduce costs and increase the efficiency, availability, and flexibility of their IT organizations. With HP and VMware solutions, you can simplify, optimize, and save in your VMware environment with the right infrastructure to store, protect, and manage your virtual servers, desktops, and...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    Best Practices Guide: Microsoft Exchange 2010 on VMware

    This guide provides best practice guidelines for deploying Exchange Server 2010 on vSphere. The recommendations in this guide are not specific to any particular set of hardware or to the size and scope of any particular Exchange implementation. The examples and considerations in this document provide guidance only and do...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    Use Cases: Microsoft Exchange 2010 on VMware

    Many VMware customers running Exchange 2003, 2007, and 2010 are already taking advantage of the benefits offered by virtualization to improve their organization's messaging capabilities and effectiveness. Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 includes a number of enhancements in areas such as availability, architecture, remote access, operational efficiency, and improved end-user experience....

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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    Use Cases: Oracle Databases on VMware

    Production database administrators are primarily concerned with scalability, performance and overall resource management. Deploying Oracle databases on vSphere is not significantly different from deploying Oracle on physical servers. Database architects can take advantage of the features and capabilities of vSphere to create their enterprise database strategy and next-generation scalable...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    Virtualizing Business-Critical Applications on VMware vSphere

    Business agility depends on IT agility, and VMware vSphere enables IT to deliver. By standardizing on the vSphere internal cloud to virtualize 100 percent of your applications, you can reduce capital and operational costs by 50 percent, while providing a more dynamic platform for applications that streamlines the entire "build-run-manage"...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    VMware vSphere 4: The Most Efficient SQL Server Consolidation Platform

    Do you have a large and rapidly increasing number of SQL Server instances to support? Are your SQL Server costs and administration requirements growing out of control? Many IT departments are faced with similar challenges, as new databases are being deployed left and right in support of a broad range...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    Virtualizing Business Critical Applications

    Most IT organizations are already using virtualization to consolidate their infrastructure, reduce costs and improve service levels through live migration and automated failover of virtual machines. Many have already extended these benefits to their most demanding applications, including enterprise databases and high-volume business, middleware and productivity applications. Others are interested...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    EMC Runs Its Business-Critical Oracle E-Business Suite on VMware and IntelĀ® Technology

    Information is one of an organization's most important assets, and EMC Corporation (EMC) provides the technologies and tools that help release the power of that information. EMC works with organizations around the world to help them design, build, and manage flexible, scalable, and secure information infrastructures. The company employs...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    Southwestern/Great American - Vmware and Intel Technology Provide Rock-Solid Platform for SAP deployment

    Southwestern/Great American has a long history: 155 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. A big reason Southwestern/Great American has...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    Virtualization Performance of SAP ERP on the Intel Xeon Processor 7500 Series with VMware

    The SAP ERP application helps companies address the ups and downs of markets, business cycles, and compliance by providing software solutions that include operations, financials, corporate services, and human capital management. With greater enterprise productivity and insight from SAP ERP, companies have the power needed to adapt quickly and cost-effectively...

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  • Case Studies // Sep 2010

    At Center Grove, Virtualization Enhances Educational Excellence

    School district rolls out plan to virtualize 2,400 desktops, adding sustainability, manageability and cost cutting. People move to White River Township, Indiana - a community of just more than 35,000 people, located 20 minutes south of downtown Indianapolis - just for the quality of the schools. Their main challenge is...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    VMware Cloud Application Platform: Modernize Today's Apps. Build for Tomorrow's

    Competitive organizations demand that IT leaders increase the velocity of new application development. By improving time to market, enterprises can more effectively address competitive threats, accelerate success in new business opportunities and meet business objectives. Business applications are central to many strategic initiatives. Therefore, it is imperative for IT to...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    The Total Economic Impact™ of VMware ThinApp report (Forrester Research whitepaper)

    In July 2010, VMware commissioned Forrester Consulting to examine the total economic impact and potential return on investment (ROI) enterprises may realize by deploying ThinApp. The purpose of this study is to provide readers with a framework to evaluate the potential financial impact of the ThinApp on their organizations....

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2010

    Not Every IT Decision Is A Matter Of Life And Death

    Daughters of Charity Health System needed a cost-efficient, resilient IT environment to support the organization's mission to provide health care services to those who live in poverty. They choose VMware to overcome these challenges. Virtualization with VMware technology enables the DCHS IT department to provide high availability and high performance...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    Virtualizing Business-Critical Applications With Confidence

    Within any business, a number of applications exist that are critical to the success of the business. As a result, these applications and the systems they run on require a higher level of availability. One of the most common methods used to increase the availability of a business-critical application in...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    VMware and Cloud Computing: An Evolutionary Approach to an IT Revolution

    During the past 40 years, information technology has undergone many revolutions in how applications and data have been delivered to users. Mainframes provided a centralized computation facility where end users consumed resources on a shared basis. Client-server architectures offered flexibility and lowered computing costs while bringing more power to the...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    VMware vCenter Update Manager Performance and Best Practices

    VMware vCenter Update Manager provides a patch management framework for VMware vSphere. IT administrators can use it to patch and upgrade VMware ESX/ESXi hosts, apply patches to Windows and certain versions of Linux in virtual machines, upgrade VMware Tools and virtual hardware for virtual machines, and patch and upgrade virtual...

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2010

    Campbell Clinic Builds Resilient, Storage-Rich Virtualized Infrastructure

    Campbell Clinic needs to run complex clinical applications and render ever increasing stores of X-ray data instantly available to physicians at three treatment centers. The clinic deploys VMware technology with robust availability features and thin provisioning for improved storage utilization: three ESX hosts/51 virtual machines in main datacenter; one ESX...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    VMware Desktop Virtualization Strategy Assessment Service

    Unlike server virtualization projects that are limited to the datacenter, the impact of desktop virtualization initiatives spans the organization. Desktop virtualization can impact: People - Administrative groups that have previously had little or no interaction will now have to work together. Processes - Processes that once ran in parallel will...

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2010

    A Major Oil Sands Mining Company, Calgary, Alberta

    A major oil sands mining company needed a cost-effective way to support a growing IT environment and drive the maturity of its IT infrastructure. They chose VMware to overcome this challenge. VMware enabled the organization to not only virtualize its servers but fully leverage VMware vStorage Thin Provisioning within its...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    Storage I/O Control Technical Overview and Considerations for Deployment

    Storage I/O Control (SIOC) provides storage I/O performance isolation for virtual machines, thus enabling VMware vSphere ("vSphere") administrators to comfortably run important workloads in a highly consolidated virtualized storage environment. It protects all virtual machines from undue negative performance impact due to misbehaving I/O-heavy virtual machines, often known as the...

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2010

    Tanning-Products Company Consolidates Systems, Saves Money With Centralized ERP Solution

    New Sunshine manufactures and sells tanning lotions, tanning beds, and software to help run salons. In contrast to the dynamism and growth of its business, New Sunshine's ERP systems were inflexible and costly to maintain. The company solved some of these problems by migrating its different business groups to Microsoft...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    NetApp, Vmware, Cisco, Wyse, Fujitsu 50,000 seat VMware View Deployment

    NetApp, VMware, Cisco, Fujitsu, and Wyse joined forces to create a design for a 50,000-seat VMware View? architecture. The objective of this project is to demonstrate the most reliable methods for deploying a scalable and easily expandable environment from 5,000 to 50,000 seats in an efficient manner. Download this white...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    What's New in VMware vSphere 4.1 - Networking

    VMware vSphere 4.1 ("vSphere") introduces a number of enhancements and new features to virtual networking. Network I/O Control (NetIOC) - flexibly partition and assure service for ESX/ESXi traffic types and flows on a vNetwork Distributed Switch (vDS), Load-Based Teaming (LBT) - an additional and selectable load-balancing policy on the vDS...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2010

    VMware Case Study: AGAR Supply

    Based in Taunton, Massachusetts, AGAR Supply is New England's largest Independent food distributor and the thirteenth largest in the United States, offering a wide range of products for the food service industry. With customers spread throughout the country, AGAR relies on an outside sales force to service its customer base....

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2010

    VMware Case Study: Columbia Memorial Hospital

    At Columbia Memorial Hospital in Hudson, New York, the motto is "Patients First." This simple philosophy drives all decision making, from facilities development and hiring choices to the undertaking of new technologies. The hospital was looking for upgraded desktop environment within health care setting. For this the hospital deployed VMware....

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2010

    AGAR Supply

    Based in Taunton, Massachusetts, AGAR Supply is New England's largest independent food distributor and the thirteenth largest in the United States, offering a wide range of products for the food service industry. AGAR wanted to increase user access to desktop environment while reducing associated costs. Centaur chose VMware to overcome...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2010

    VMware vSphere Provides the Foundation for New Managed Video Network Services Offerings

    Headquartered in Ottawa, Canada, March Networks is one of the world's leading providers of intelligent high-definition video management solutions. For more than a decade, leading commercial and government organizations around the world have been relying on the company's IP video management solutions to enhance security, mitigate risk and improve operations....

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    VMware vSphere: The CPU Scheduler in VMware ESX 4.1

    The CPU scheduler in VMware vSphere 4.x (ESX 4.x) is crucial to providing good performance in a consolidated environment. Because most modern processors are equipped with multiple cores per processor, or Chip MultiProcessor (CMP) architecture, it is easy to build a system with tens of cores running hundreds of virtual...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    What's New in VMware vSphere 4.1 - Storage

    VMware vSphere 4.1 brings many new capabilities to further extend the benefits of vSphere 4.0. These new features and enhancements to core capabilities in vSphere provide more performance optimization, and easier provisioning, monitoring and troubleshooting capabilities. This paper focuses on the storage-specific features and enhancements that are available in 4.1,...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    VMware Network I/O Control: Architecture, Performance and Best Practices

    Network convergence using 10GbE technology provides enormous opportunities for IT administrators and architects to simplify the physical network infrastructure while improving performance. Administrators and architects need a simple and reliable way to enable prioritization of critical traffic over the physical network if and when contention for those resources occurs. The...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    Legacy Host Licensing With vCenter Server 4.x

    When one uses vCenter Server 4.x to manage ESX 3.x/ESXi 3.5 hosts, they have several mutually exclusive choices in regards to license server configuration: Use a single license server for vCenter Server 4.x and the ESX 3.x/ESXi 3.5 hosts. Use one license server for vCenter Server 4.x, and use another...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2010

    VMware Case Study: Mobile TeleSystems OJSC (MTS)

    Business growth lead to necessary growth of MTS's IT infrastructure and higher complexity of the infrastructure management. The MTS information technologies team faced the challenge of reducing capital and operating expenditures for maintenance of the billing systems in the regions where the company is present. MTS deployed energy costs reduction...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    Managing Performance Variance of Applications Using Storage I/O Control

    Application performance can be impacted when servers contend for I/O resources in a shared storage environment. There is a crucial need for isolating the performance of critical applications from other, less critical workloads by appropriately prioritizing access to shared I/O resources. Storage I/O Control (SIOC), a new feature offered in...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    What's New in VMware vSphere 4.1 - Availability and Resource Management

    VMware vSphere 4.1 ("vSphere") offers an extensive set of enhancements to increase the high availability, reliability and resource management of the vSphere platform. These include improvements to VMware High Availability (VMware HA), VMware Fault Tolerance (VMware FT), VMware Distributed Resource Scheduler (VMware DRS), VMware vMotion, and VMware Enhanced vMotion Compatibility...

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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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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    Replacing vCenter Server Certificates

    VMware products use standard X.509 version 3 (X.509v3) certificates to encrypt session information sent over Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol connections between components. For example, communications between a vCenter Server system and each ESX/ESXi host that it manages are encrypted, and some features, such as VMware Fault Tolerance, require the...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    What's New in VMware vSphere 4.1 - VMware vCenter

    VMware vSphere 4.1 ("vSphere") continues to improve on its industry-leading virtualization platform, continuing the journey to cloud computing - transforming datacenters into dramatically simplified environments and enabling the next generation of flexible, reliable IT services. VMware vCenter Server 4.1 (vCenter Server) is a critical component of a complete VMware vSphere...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2010

    VMware Case Study: Baltika Breweries OJSK

    The key factors that forced Baltika Breweries to virtualization of IT infrastructure were limited datacenter space, as well as impossibility of additional service personnel hiring alongside with growing complexity of corporate IT services. To provide fault tolerance of IT system and support maximum efficiency of business-applications Baltika Breweries would have...

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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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  • 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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  • White Papers // Sep 2009

    EMC CLARiiON Storage: A Guide to Deploying EMC CLARiion CX4-240 iSCSI With VMware View

    Built on the industry-leading VMware virtualization platform, VMware View 3 is a universal client solution that lets manage operating systems, hardware, applications and users independently of each other, wherever they may reside. VMware View streamlines desktops and application management, reduces costs and increases data security through centralization, resulting in greater...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    EMC CLARiiON Storage: A Guide to Deploying EMC CLARiion CX4-240 FC With VMware View

    Built on the industry-leading VMware virtualization platform, VMware View 3 is a universal client solution that lets manage operating systems, hardware, applications and users independently of each other, wherever they may reside. VMware View streamlines desktops and application management, reduces costs and increases data security through centralization, resulting in greater...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    Performance Evaluation of Intel EPT Hardware Assist

    For the majority of common workloads, performance in a virtualized environment is close to that in a native environment. Virtualization does create some overheads, however. These come from the virtualization of the CPU, the MMU (Memory Management Unit), and the I/O devices. In some of their recent x86 processors AMD...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    Deploying in a Virtual Environment: SunGard's Ambit Reconciliation & Exception Management Solution

    For organizations looking to implement a matching and reconciliation with exceptions processing solution such as SunGard's Ambit intelliSUITE, there are a number of options to consider in determining the deployment methodology required to meet the needs of the business. One deployment option is to increase the number of physical servers...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    Microsoft SQL Server and VMware Virtual Infrastructure

    Microsoft SQL Server is a very popular and widely deployed general purpose database server supported on Windows Server operating systems. Microsoft has consistently invested to ensure that SQL Server provides a comprehensive general purpose database platform that is competitive with Oracle, IBM DB2, and MySQL. Because SQL Server is...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Java in Virtual Machines on VMware ESX: Best Practices

    This paper discusses best practices for running Java-based software in VMware ESX virtual machines. These guidelines will help to get the best from the Java applications and application servers while running them on VMware Infrastructure 3. Java applications have been found to perform very well in virtual machines on ESX,...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    VMware Distributed Power Management Concepts and Use

    Consolidation of physical servers into virtual machines that share host physical resources can result in significant reductions in the costs associated with hardware maintenance and power consumption. VMware Distributed Power Management (VMware DPM) provides additional power savings beyond this initial benefit by dynamically consolidating workloads even further during periods of...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    VMware Consolidated Backup - Partner Integration Guide

    VMware Consolidated Backup provides a centralized backup facility for virtual machines that works in conjunction with many leading backup software providers. It enables third party backup software to protect virtual machines and their contents through a centralized backup server rather than directly on an ESX Server. VMware Consolidated Backup is...

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  • White Papers // May 2009

    Network Segmentation in Virtualized Environments

    This paper provides information that will enable to configure virtualized trust zones correctly and deploy them seamlessly. It provides detailed descriptions of three different virtualized trust zone configurations and identifies best practice approaches that enable secure deployment. It is very important to understand that the biggest risk to the virtual...

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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 // 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 // Nov 2009

    Adobe Acrobat Connect Pro 7.5 and VMware ESX Server

    The Adobe Acrobat Connect Pro 7.5 is the perfect tool for engaging in live eLearning, webinars and web conferencing. A secure application, it offers highly adaptable deployment options with open architecture that can be easily integrated with other applications. Adobe has tested the Acrobat Connect Pro with VMware ESX Server...

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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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  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    The VMware Reference Architecture for Cisco UCS and EMC Clariion With VMware View 4

    Organizations today need dexterous Information Technology (IT) solutions which need to take care of many considerations. The IT system should take care of data storage needs, follow the Service Level Agreements (SLA's) manage appropriate user access and offer the requisite user specific requirements. Other issues like compliance, governance and business...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    VMCI Socket Performance

    The Virtual Machine Communication Interface (VMCI) device, offered thorough VMCI Sockets Library is a powerful system that allows efficient and fast communication solutions for multiple VM's based on the same host, with no extra requirement of Guest Networking Stack. Though initially the VMCI device was introduced in VMware Server 2.0...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Performance Evaluation of VMXNET3 Virtual Network Device

    A virtual network bundles hardware and software network resources and functionality into a combined software-based administrative identity. Network performance is more relevant today as an increasing number of mission-critical network based workloads are being virtualized and consolidated. With the network administrators having access to an increasing number of devices in...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    Understanding Memory Resource Management in VMware ESX Server

    VMware ESX is an efficient hypervisor which effectively manages usages of hardware resources like memory storage and CPU as well as provides effective networking solutions for multiple virtual machines being used concurrently. The resource management guidelines and policies built in the ESX helps to analyze a targeted memory allocation for...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    VMware VCenter Site Recovery Manager Performance and Best Practices for Performance

    Disaster Recovery Planning (DRP) is of vital importance to all organizations, big or small who are dependent on Information Technology (IT) for management of their business data. DRP refers to technical recovery of the IT systems post any kind of man made, technical or natural disruption. An effective and powerful...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    Operational Aspects of Desktop Virtualization

    VMware View is an ideal solution for deployment of virtual desktop systems for a large organization. It fulfills the basic requirements of a large scale business for centralized desktop management solution which can be flexible enough to deliver personalized, rich virtual desktop system for any device or application. The product...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    What Is New in VMware vCenter Server 4

    The VMware vSphere 4 is a groundbreaking and first of its kind solution for cloud operating system. The solution offers simplified environments for enabling next generation of IT systems which are flexible and reliable. The VMware vCenter Server 4 is an integral part of the comprehensive VMware vSphere installation and...

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  • White Papers // May 2009

    What's New In VMware vSphere 4: Virtual Networking

    VNware vShpere 4 are new virtual networking solutions offered by VMware. Several new capabilities and features are included under the VMware vNetwork. The enhancements on vNetwork offer unparalleled and unique control to the network administrator and the server administrator, along with simple deployment, management capabilities and troubleshooting. It is an...

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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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  • White Papers // May 2009

    Repurposing a PC to a Thin Desktop Using VMware View

    The VMware View is built on best in the field VMware virtualization platform and enables delivery of personalized and efficient virtual desktop solutions which work on a centralized desktop management system for the complete enterprise. These solutions are ideally suited for organizations which have users of virtual desktop at multiple...

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  • White Papers // May 2009

    License Server Configuration for vCenter Server 4.0

    VMware has released a paper on the configuration options of license server on deployment of VMware vCenter Server 4.0 for managing VMware ESX 3.x or ESXi 3.5 hosts. The basic options include the usage of a solitary license server for vCenter Server 4.0, and use another license server for the...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    Virtualizing Performance-Critical Database Applications in VMware VSphere

    VMware vSphere 4.0 with ESX 4.0 is the latest enhancement to the cloud operating system. For example, database applications are very resource intensive, and network managers are often in two minds on whether or not to virtualize them. High CPU and memory consumption requires that your virtualization be really efficient....

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  • White Papers // May 2009

    What's New In VMware vSphere 4: Performance Enhancements

    VMware vSphere 4 is the industry's first cloud operating system. IT organizations can make use of cloud computing with several new and unique features of the new VMware vSphere 4. There are several performance enhancements that empower administrators with better efficiency, control, and choice. This paper focuses on the performance...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2008

    Best Practices for Patching VMware ESX/ESXi

    VMware ESX is a versatile and complex software product that immensely benefits from the patches that VMware offers between ESX version releases. There are two kinds of patching: Proactive patch management is intended to prevent unplanned downtime. Reactive patching occurs in response to an issue that is currently affecting the...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    Disaster Recovery for FUJIFILM Medical Systems Synapse Portfolio With VMware Site Recovery Manager

    This paper outlines how a user can benefit from a virtualized, multi-tier Synapse environment from FUJIFILM Medical Systems USA (Fujifilm) that is configured with VMware Site Recovery Manager. Healthcare organizations that have deployed Fujifilm's Synapse applications depend heavily on the information, processes and availability of the environment, even in the...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Achieving Control: The Four Critical Success Factors Of Change Management

    The goal of change management is to ensure that configuration changes (both planned and unplanned) are made cost-effectively, in a manner that enhances the delivery of service to the business, with the least amount of impact on the IT infrastructure. Many organizations already have a handful of tools and processes...

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  • Webcasts // Feb 2010

    VMware View 4 QuickStart Series Part 1: Install and Configure

    The attendee of this webcast will learn the main features of VMware View and installing and configuring VMware View Connection Server.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Understanding TCO & ROI for VMware View 4 - Purpose Built for Desktops

    Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) is one of the key criteria for evaluating desktop architecture. The attendee will listen to VMware and IDC talk about measuring TCO and ROI for a VMware View implementation. The presenter will cover IDC findings on real cost savings achieved by VMware View customers, the...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Minimizing Worries Over Windows 7 Migration With VMware View 4

    The presenter of this webcast talks about the release of Windows 7, OS trends and why organizations should start to think about application and desktop virtualization as a part of their migration strategies. The presenter will provide an overview of the VMware View 4 solution and explain how leading desktop...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    VMware vSphere 4 Fault Tolerance: Architecture and Performance

    VMware Fault Tolerance (FT) provides continuous availability to virtual machines, eliminating downtime and disruption - even in the event of a complete host failure. This paper gives a brief description of the VMware FT architecture and discusses the performance implication of this feature with data from a wide variety of...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    VMware Fault Tolerance Recommendations and Considerations on VMware vSphere 4

    As dependencies on computing increase, ensuring that applications are highly available becomes more critical. Many enterprise hardware components have built-in redundancies, such as RAID storage, ECC memory, and multiple power supplies in servers. However, customers are increasingly interested in protecting the entire operating environment from complete hardware failures, and not...

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