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  • Webcasts // Oct 2009

    Simple, Efficient Microsoft SQL Consolidation

    IT now has a new, simpler and more efficient option for consolidating databases. With VMware's latest virtualization platform, one can consolidate databases quickly and cut more than 50% of the infrastructure and license costs.

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2009

    Predictable Capacity Management in a Virtualized Environment

    Virtualization introduces a new capacity management paradigm. Anytime there are shared, dynamic resources, one have to plan, coordinate and reserve capacity in advance to avoid contentions, inefficiencies or shortfalls. The attendees of this webcast will how capacity management is fundamentally different in virtualized environments.

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2009

    Public Sector: Getting Your Agency to Accurate, Flexible IT Cost Measurement

    To create business accountability for the IT resources in a virtualized environment, one needs accurate, flexible cost measurement. The attendee of this webcast will learn how the agency can make better resource utilization and allocation decisions by ensuring accurate measurement of the true costs of virtualized workloads. This will also...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2009

    Small and Medium Business: Cost-Effective Ways to Deliver Always on IT

    How to deliver affordable high application availability and data protection to the business? The attendee of this webcast will learn about cost-effective packages designed exclusively for SMBs. The attendee will learn the most cost-effective way for SMBs to deliver Always On IT.

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2009

    Technical Track: Eliminating Application Migration Headaches With VMware ThinApp

    Many IT organizations are bracing for a daunting and costly cycle of application migration and preparing for end users' downtime, long cycles of QA and uncertainty about whether applications will run seamlessly with other applications or encounter conflicts. VMware ThinApp agentless application virtualization helps to package and deliver a single...

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  • Webcasts // Sep 2009

    Accelerating Deployment and Simplifying Network Management With the Cisco Nexus 1000V

    The presenter of this webcast introduces Cisco's virtual switch for VMware vSphere, the Cisco Nexus 1000V. With Nexus 1000V, Server admins continue to use VMware vCenter Server to provision virtual machines in the same way as they have done before. The Nexus 1000V overcomes networking hurdles to virtualization and accelerates...

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  • Webcasts // Sep 2009

    VMware vSphere 4 QuickStart Series Part 2: Managing Virtual Machines

    The attendee of this webcast will learn installing and configuring VMware vCenter Server and the backend database connection. The attendee will also learn controlling user access to VMware vSphere. The presenter will show how to create and manage virtual machines, including the usage of templates, snapshots and thin provisioning for...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    Securing the Cloud: A Review of Cloud Computing, Security Implications and Best Practices

    Cloud computing technology is enabling IT to do more with the infrastructure that already exists, as well as adding new ways to expand capacity quickly and economically by using external cloud computing resources. This technology is enabling IT managers to treat infrastructure as a common substrate on which they can...

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  • Webcasts // Dec 2009

    Applications Management Series Part 4: Accelerating Application Delivery From Development to Production

    Developers and application owners have long been using virtual machines for testing software on other operation systems. However, few are taking advantage of the latest virtual infrastructure and virtualization management tools to automate development and QA processes, improve collaboration between distributed development and release teams and reduce the risk of...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Burton Group - Successful Virtual Desktop Deployments with VMware: Where to Start & Proven Best Practices

    This session focuses on the necessary virtual infrastructure, server, storage, network and security architectural decisions that can make or break desktop virtualization projects.

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  • Webcasts // Dec 2009

    Applications Management Series Part 3: Maximizing Application Availability and Recoverability

    Meeting the service level expectations and disaster recovery needs of the applications is an increasingly challenging requirement. As expectations for availability and disaster recovery continue to become more demanding, application teams are discovering that VMware virtualization software dramatically improves their ability to build and manage resilient applications by delivering a...

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  • Webcasts // Dec 2009

    Affordable Business Continuity Solutions for SMBs

    How to achieve high application availability and data protection without taxing the SMB budget? The attendee of this webcast will learn about cost-effective packages designed exclusively for SMBs.

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  • Webcasts // Nov 2009

    Learn Why VMware View Is the Most Widely Deployed Platform for Desktop Virtualization

    Considering deploying a virtual desktop infrastructure? It is important to understand the benefits of VMware View versus alternative solutions. The attendee of this webcast will learn the key decision criteria when evaluating a virtual desktop session and how VMware View can help to create a dynamic desktop environment.

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  • Webcasts // Nov 2009

    Virtualization 101: Refreshing Servers in Your Datacenter With VMware and HP

    By combining HP ProLiant G6 servers, HP virtualized storage systems and VMware vSphere 4, one can refresh the IT environment with an advanced yet simple end-to-end virtualized architecture that reduces costs, simplifies management and enhances business agility. Together, VMware and HP can accelerate the refresh of the existing hardware by...

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  • Webcasts // Nov 2009

    Healthcare: Fujifilm: The Path to Critical Patient Care System Virtualization

    Fujifilm Medical Systems uses virtualization to give customers the performance, reliability and scalability they need in a cost-effective and efficient manner. The presenter of this webcast discusses the process it followed before choosing to virtualize their critical patient care system and the benefits that virtualization brings to Fujifilm and its...

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  • Webcasts // Nov 2009

    Customer Success Story: See VMware Ready Virtual Appliances in Action

    Ready to maximize the VMware investment by virtualizing the gateway security applications? The attendee of this webcast will find out how St. Lawrence College in Canada did just that. With a dynamic user population of more than 6,500 full-time students and 20,000 part-time registrants, all in need of email access...

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  • Webcasts // Nov 2009

    How to Cut Costs and Save Time With Virtualization for SMBs

    Looking for ways to significantly reduce IT costs and improve business continuity? The attendee of this webcast will learn how to deliver unmatched reliability and performance using cost-effective packages designed exclusively for SMBs. The attendee will also learn how to slash IT costs and improve productivity.

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  • Webcasts // Nov 2009

    How to Transform Desktop Management With VMware View

    The attendee will learn how customers are using VMware View 4, the leading desktop virtualization solution, to address complex desktop challenges and meet the needs of both end users and IT organizations. The attendee will also learn how to transform the IT organization by delivering desktops as a managed service.

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  • Webcasts // Nov 2009

    Applications Management Series Part 2: Ensuring App Service Levels, Dynamic Scalability and Performance

    Currently, more than 95% of applications, including large databases, enterprise business suites and email, will match and even exceed performance achieved on physical servers when run on VMware vSphere 4. This webcast address how to reap the benefits of running the applications in a virtualized environment yet still maintain the...

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  • Webcasts // Nov 2009

    Technical Track: VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager 4 - Deep Dive & Demo

    Getting ready to upgrade to the new VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager 4? The presenter of this webcast discusses about the new features and capabilities of Site Recovery Manager, including support for NFS storage replication, many-to-one failover using shared recovery sites and compatibility with VMware vSphere 4.

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  • White Papers // Feb 2009

    Optimizing VMware View Desktop Virtualization With IBM System Storage N Series, System x and BladeCenter

    Users in the corporate environment depend on their desktop applications for a wide variety of day-to-day business functions. They regularly access sensitive information assets on a range of equipment, including desktop computers, laptops, and unmanaged personal computers. The increasing complexity of the 11 desktop environment is creating growing challenges for...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    Virtual Machine Monitor Execution Modes in VMware vSphere 4.0

    Included in VMware vSphere 4.0 is VMware ESX 4, the newest generation of a hypervisor deployed in hundreds of thousands of production environments. All versions of ESX comprise two components: the Virtual Machine Monitor (VMM) and the kernel. The monitor is a thin layer that provides virtual x86 hardware to...

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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

    How Your Business Can Attain Maximum ROI From Virtualization: A Guide for Business and IT Leadership

    Applications and operating systems run in pairs. Virtualization allows company to run pairs of applications and operating systems on "Virtual machines," which are simply simulated compartments within one physical server. With virtualization, these compartments are protected from one another so if an application or operating system crashes, others running next...

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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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  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    The Economics of Virtualization: Moving Toward an Application-Based Cost Model

    Server virtualization technologies have quickly become the default platform for today's datacenters. IT organizations are putting in place formal virtualization deployment policies and are strongly incenting application owners to use virtualized servers rather than offer standalone, dedicated servers on a per-application basis. In fact, IDC estimates that more than 50%...

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  • Webcasts // Feb 2010

    Increasing Productivity and Reducing Operational Costs With Virtualization

    There is clear evidence that virtualization reduces capital expenditures, but what about operational cost savings? The presenter will share recent research findings and customer case studies that validate the opportunity to lower operating costs and transform how IT is managed with virtualization.

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  • Webcasts // Feb 2010

    Ensuring High Availability for Business-Critical Applications With VMware and Neverfail

    Application availability has a direct effect on the bottom line for technology-driven businesses. From natural disaster to configuration issues and planned maintenance to power failures, threats are abundant, and downtime puts revenue and reputation at risk. But with integrated solutions from VMware and Neverfail, one can virtually eliminate downtime and...

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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 // Nov 2009

    Global Consulting Firm Relies on VMware and Intel to Overhaul IT for Fortune 500 Companies

    A leading global consulting, systems integration and outsourcing company, Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC) provides customers in industry and government with solutions crafted to meet their strategic goals that enable them to profit from the advanced use of technology. They wanted to increase the reliability of a client's aging physical IT...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2009

    A Medieval City Embraces 21st Century Virtualization

    Concello de Santiago is the local government of Santiago de Compostela, a UNESCO world heritage city located in the northwest of Spain that is renowned for its cultural and historical attractions. They were looking for transition mission-critical applications from aging physical servers to a virtual infrastructure. For this they deployed...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2009

    Chittenden Bank Prepares to Grow Its Business - Not Its IT Staff - With Virtualization

    Chittenden Bank (Chittenden) is Vermont's largest full-service bank with more than 47 offices and over 600 employees throughout the state serving consumer, small business and corporate business clients. Chittenden is a subsidiary of Bridgeport, Connecticut-based People's United Bank. Chittenden wanted to ensure IT infrastructure can scale to match business growth...

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2009

    Virtualization Saves the City of Boston Money, Time and Energy

    The City of Boston is supported by several datacenters, with the primary one located in City Hall. The network runs a host of applications, including ones that are accessed by approximately 18,000 employees in city government and schools. The City of Boston wanted to save money on overhead and operations...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: City of Pittsburgh

    Within the City of Pittsburgh local government, the City Information Systems (CIS) department is responsible for supporting more than 3,000 users, ranging from the mayor's office, to the finance department, the police, and emergency response teams, amongst others. CIS wanted to provide city's IT infrastructure with affordable and reliable disaster...

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2009

    CS Energy Turns to Virtualization to Deliver High Availability, Performance and Flexibility for SAP System

    Founded in 1997 and owned by the Queensland Government, CS Energy supplies electricity to the national electricity market and the state's north-west minerals province. With business demand for computing resources surging, CS Energy's datacenter facilities - including power, cooling and real estate - started to reach capacity. Also, as server...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Dayton Superior Corporation

    Dayton Superior is the leading North American provider of specialized products consumed in non-residential, concrete construction and the largest concrete forming and shoring Rental Company serving the domestic, non-residential construction market. The company wanted to reduce time and costs associated with disaster recovery planning and testing. For this the company...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital and Research Center

    The Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital and Research Center was founded in November 2001 as a charitable institution by the Lata Mangeshkar Medical Foundation and the Jnana Prabodhini Medical Trust. As a 24-hour operation, the hospital needed to ensure high performance and availability for its critical hospital and patient management systems. However,...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2010

    VMware Case Study: Denver Health

    Denver Health is Colorado's primary "Safety Net" institution, providing residents with access to the highest quality health care, regardless of ability to pay. As a healthcare organization, Denver Health had very stringent criteria to meet in designing a disaster recovery plan for its IT systems. For this they deployed VMware....

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2009

    VMware Case Study: Desire2Learn

    Desire2Learn Incorporated (Desire2Learn) is a world-leading provider of enterprise eLearning solutions that enable institutions and other organizations to create teaching and learning environments that reflect their vision, values, goals, pedagogical approaches and branding. Desire2Learn's infrastructure needs of rapidly growing Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) business. Build an environment which supports Rapid deployment, volume...

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