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  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    The Benefits of Vmware's vCenter Operations Management Suite: Quantifying the Incremental Value of the vCenter Operations Management Suite for vSphere Customers

    vCenter Operations Management Suite customers reported significant gains in operational benefits, key performance metrics, and benefits to their businesses as a result of deploying vCenter Operations Management Suite in their vSphere environments. Most not able was a 31% incremental savings in IT costs over customers who had vSphere installed...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    Total Cost Comparison: VMware vSphere V.S. Microsoft Hyper-V

    Total cost of ownership (TCO) is the ultimate measure to compare IT infrastructure platforms, as it incorporates the purchase and support costs of the platform along with ongoing operational and management expenses. The operational efficiency built into your software stack can greatly affect your bottom line—once you have procured...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    Desktop Virtualization: Partnering for a Successful Long-term Strategy-ESG

    Today, end-user computing comes in many varieties and forms, including desktops, laptops, smartphones, tablets, netbooks, and thin clients. Employee roles and responsibilities are equally varied. While task workers often access their applications and data from a single device in the workplace, many knowledge workers today are finding themselves becoming increasingly...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    The BYOD Opportunity: Say “Yes”to Device Diversity and Enable New Ways to Drive Productivity

    Research shows that the bring your own device (BYOD) movement has reached a critical point: a range of studies show that more than half of companies surveyed allow employees use personally owned devices to access the corporate network. With VMware as your partner for managing device diversity, you can create...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2013

    On-demand Webcast - Creating the Extensible Data Center with Hybrid Clouds

    Can your current infrastructure meet the rapid surges in demand often caused by business changes, seasonality or just plain growth? For many, the very nature of IT is evolving as users demand faster provisioning, better scalability and more options to handle an ever-growing list of new applications and services that...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Top 10 Considerations for Getting Started with VMware Virtualization - Infographic

    Prospects that are exploring the best way to get started with virtualization. Through the infographic the prospect gets the facts about the VMware approach and learns why 8 out of 10 companies choose VMware.

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    IDC paper - Extending PC Life-Cycle Management and Client Virtualization with VMware Horizon Mirage

    PC life-cycle management (PCLM) solutions primarily focus on deploying or moving an application or an operating environment to a new user location. Functions include packaging, distributing, installing , and updating an application or an operating environment. These solutions provide a certain level of automation and are certainly more advanced than...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Tech Tips: VMware Horizon Mirage

    VMware® Horizon Mirage&#8482 is a layered image management solution that separates a PC into logical layers that either IT or the user own and manage. IT-owned layers are typically OS and corporate applications while user-owned layers consist of their own files and applications. The Horizon Mirage solution enables: ...

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  • eBooks // Oct 2013

    5 Ways to Improve Business Continuity

    IT infrastructure is a host to applications and services that enable employee productivity and drive revenue for your business. Your IT infrastructure is critical to the health of your business and an outage can have negative impact with long lasting or, in some cases, permanent damage.

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  • Research // Oct 2013

    BYOD: Snapshot of the emerging BYOD Landscape: Ready or Not, Here it Comes

    BYOD: Ready or Not, Here it Comes information on BYOD is on the Rise, Company vs Personal, End-users are Driving the Trend, What's Keeping You Awake? And When BYOD is Supported and Embraced GET READY.

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Forrester TEI Study: VMware Site Recovery Manager (full paper)

    In November 2012, VMware commissioned Forrester Consulting to examine the total economic impact and potential return on investment (ROI) enterprises may realize by deploying VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager (SRM). The purpose of this study is to provide readers with a framework to evaluate the potential financial impact of the...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Forrester TEI Study: VMware SRM (exec summary - 4 pg paper)

    In November 2012, VMware commissioned Forrester Consulting to examine the total economic impact and potential return on investment (ROI) enterprises may realize by deploying VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager (SRM). The purpose of this study is to provide readers with a framework to evaluate the potentialfinancial impact of the VMware...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    ESG- Pivot3 vSTAC VDI-Simple Scalability for Vmware View 5

    This ESG Lab review documents hands-on testing of the Pivot3 vSTAC VDI appliance, and looks at how Pivot3 can streamline and simplify the deployment, management and scale-out of VMware View 5 VDI implementations.

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    6 Tasks You Can't Do With Traditional IT Operations Tools

    Take control of your IT environment vSphere with Operations Management offers the world's leading virtualization platform with insight to IT capacity and performance, enabling you to get even more out of your existing hardware with confidence. You can also decrease the amount of time spent on troubleshooting by gaining visibility...

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  • Tools & Templates // Oct 2013

    6 Tasks you CAN'T do with your Traditional IT mgmt tools - infographic

    Take control of your IT environment vSphere with Operations Management offers the world's leading virtualization platform with insight to IT capacity and performance, enabling you to get even more out of your existing hardware with confidence. You can also decrease the amount of time spent on troubleshooting by gaining visibility...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Business Trends Brief: Virtulization - the Secret to a Better-Performing Business

    Over the past decade, businesses of all sizes have been virtualizing servers, applications, and desktops at a rapid pace—with technology research firm Gartner estimating that at least half of businesses globally have deployed some form of virtualization. For the first time, smaller businesses are expected to be more aggressive about...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    GP - VMware View Design Reference Implementation

    This paper outlines the successful design and implementation of a 100% virtualized environment, capped with an implementation of VMware View at GreenPages Technology Solutions, a 190-employee, $115M national IT consulting and integration firm that helps midmarket and enterprise clients fully virtualize their environments and transform their datacenter and IT operations...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    The Business Case for Desktop Virtualization: Information Guide

    Business Case for Desktop Virtualization - Information Guide: The end user computing landscape is evolving from an environment based primarily on personal computers running Windows applications to an environment where users: Move between endpoint devices during the work day (desktop computers, laptops, tablets, and cell phones) Expect...

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  • eBooks // Oct 2013

    A Guide to Modern IT Disaster Recovery: eBook

    This online eBook provides insight and advice on how to build an effective disaster recovery strategy in the evolving world of virtual infrastructures, while mitigating the impact of so-called 'Black Swan' events in the datacenter. Practical, how-to best practices, real customer success testimonials and links to additional resources.

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    IDC Technology Spotlight: Virtualize Desktops for Better Management and Operations Across Devices

    Centralized virtual desktop (CVD) technology is an innovation receiving closer attention today as itspotential impact on IT departments and users becomes clearer. The push for client virtualization technologies originated with organizations that successfully implemented server virtualization. Now, customers are intrigued by the possibility of a better desktop management model. They're...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Tech Tips: Deployment of VMware Horizon View Virtual Desktop Infustructure - Whitepaper

    Organizations worldwide are using virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) to run virtual desktops in the datacenter and deliver these to employees as a managed service. End users gain a familiar, personalized environment they can access anywhere from any device, while administrators gain control and security. With VMware® Horizon View™ (formerly VMware...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Tech Tips: Storage for VMware Horizon View Virtual Desktop Infrastructure

    The workforce is going mobile. According to Forrester, more than half of employees carry at least three devices for work. And many are bringing their own smartphones, tablets, and other devices to work, a phenomenon that's grown so popular it now has its own acronym Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)....

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Get The Facts About Virtualization

    GET THE FACTS ABOUT VIRTUALIZATION Are you exploring the best way to get started with virtualization? Get the facts about the VMware approach and learn why 8 out of 10 companies choose VMware. TOP REASONS WHY IT OWNERS CHOOSE TO VIRTUALIZE

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    The Total Economic Impact of VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager:Forrester TEI Study

    Executive Summary: In November 2012, Vmware Commissioned Forrester Consulting to examine the total economic impact and potential return on investment (ROI) enterprises may realize by deploying Vmware vCenter Site Recovery Manager (SRM). The purpose of this study is to provide readers with a framework to evaluate the potential financial impact...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    The Total Economic Impact of VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager :Forrester TEI Study Executive summary

    Executive Summary: In November 2012, Vmware Commissioned Forrester Consulting to examine the total economic impact and potential return on investment (ROI) enterprises may realize by deploying Vmware vCenter Site Recovery Manager (SRM). The purpose of this study is to provide readers with a framework to evaluate the potential financial impact...

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  • Videos // Oct 2013

    Tech Tips: Deployment of VMware Horizon View Virtual Desktop Infrastructure

    Organizations worldwide are using virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) to run virtual desktops in the datacenter and deliver these to employees as a managed service. End users gain a familiar, personalized environment they can access anywhere from any device, while administrators gain control and security. With VMware® Horizon View™ (formerly VMware...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    A Secure Cloud: Is There Such a Thing?

    A secure cloud is attainable. In fact, industry luminaries David Hunter of VMware and Arthur Coviello of EMC say clouds can be more secure than physical infrastructure. These professionals explain how to keep your cloud secure and the security solutions offered by VMware and RSA.

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  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    CIO/IDG - IT Looks to Leverage Cloud Computing’s Transformational Powers

    Cloud computing is fast becoming a critical technology in the enterprise. In a CIO global survey of IT decision makers at enterprise companies, two-thirds of IT leaders are already adopting or planning to deploy cloud services, and more than nine in ten rated cloud computing as a priority over the...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    CSO - Cloud Security and Myths and Strategies Uncovered

    This executive level paper highlights trends and findings from CIO’s 2011 Global Cloud Computing Adoption survey as it relates to Security and Compliance in the virtualized datacenter. Featured content includes debunked myths of securing cloud environments, how the secure cloud is a key business enabler for the CSO, as well...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    Edison Group - Comparative Management Cost Study Managing Vmware vSphere Using Microsoft System Center Increases Costs and Complexity

    A growing number of enterprises have begun to consider multiple hypervisor virtualization solutions. Some vendors claim that they offer hypervisor-agnostic or heterogeneous hypervisor management solutions, as Microsoft does today with its Microsoft System Center 2012 suite. This paper reveals how Microsoft System Center 2012 stacks up for managing datacenters that...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    ESG Whitepaper - Your Next Generation Data Center Starts with Virtualization

    The Virtualization Revolution The majority of organizations have deployed virtualization technology within their data centers—many have done so extensively—and all signs point to further virtualization growth going forward. According to ESG research: Over two-thirds (69%) of organizations reported using server virtualization technology in production or test/development environments....

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  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    Forrester - Business Value of Virtualization

    This paper is an evaluation of the business value of x86 server virtualization. Forrester interviewed individuals responsible for the IT infrastructure and architecture and asked executives to rate the benefits received from consolidating servers, performing business continuity/disaster recovery, reclaiming data center capacity, and executing similar initiatives. The findings indicate that...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    Forrester Research - Disaster Recovery Exercises Fall Short of the Finish Line

    Though many enterprises have advanced disaster recovery technologies put in place, they still fall short when it comes to actual preparedness due to a lack of formal processes and a strict regimen for exercising DR plans. This report details 10 tips for updating and improving your current DR exercise program...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    IT Process Institute - Cloud Strategy Brief: IT Value Transformation Roadmap

    IT organizations are perceived by the business in two ways - as a cost center or a center of strategic value. This paper provides a virtualization and private cloud centric road map for IT value transformation, highlighting the objectives, challenges, required competencies, success factors and success measures at each stage.

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  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    Journey to Your Cloud Taking Your Organization From Reactive to Innovative

    This Whitepaper talks about why make the journey to the Cloud. It talks about empowering your IT Organization with Cloud Computing, the Path to Innovate, Essential Cloud Capabilities to Advance a Cloud Operating Model. It also talks about three approaches: Reactive: Managing the Growing Demands of the Business and moving...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    Organizing for the Cloud

    Cloud computing represents a major opportunity for IT. At the same time it presents challenges. Lines of Business are already by-passing IT and going directly to external cloud providers. Running workloads on external cloud provider infrastructure isn’t necessarily a bad thing but to regain control, IT must begin to think...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    People and Processes: Keys to IT as a Service Success

    IT as a service (ITaaS) provides a unique opportunity for IT and line-of-business leaders to realign to transform business. Over the past decade, IT organizations have worked hard to reduce delivery time and costs through automation and commoditization. At the same time, line-of-business owners have demanded more and unique offerings...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    Reaping the Benefits of Business Agility with Cloud Computing: Real-World Profiles

    Forward thinking CIOs are recognizing how cloud computing delivers benefits beyond mere cost reduction by increasing business agility. Three different real-world examples illustrate how leading organizations are adopting and expanding cloud computing to reduce costs, but also grow revenue and improve responsiveness to risk. The benefits realized by companies like...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    Top 10 Considerations for Getting Started with VMware Virtualization

    Moving your workloads from physical servers to a virtualized environment can help your business drive down costs, increase IT efficiencies and improve application availability but it's important to carefully plan the transition to virtualization in order to avoid any complications. Read these considerations as you plan your move to virtualization...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    Transforming Your Business with Your Cloud: Create a Cloud That’s Right for You

    Most chief information officers hope to harness the cloud to drive business transformation through IT transformation. Beyond delivering products and services efficiently, enterprises seek to drive substantial impact at greater speed through their organizations. Read this paper to see how cloud computing is the perfect vehicle for achieving this transformation.

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  • White Papers // May 2009

    A Manufacturing Industry Guide to Maximizing Application Uptime and Minimizing Lifecycle Management Costs

    With the increasing deployment of plant-level IT solutions including Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES), the productivity of the entire facility suffers any time those systems are down. Managing the uptime and complexity of these application environments has never been more vital. But it must be done while keeping technology and staff...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    Enterprise-Class Cloud Services for Europe

    According to Lydia Leong of Gartner: "Most of the people strongly held one of two utterly opposing beliefs: that cloud computing was going to be the thing of the future and the way they and their companies would consume IT in the future, and that cloud computing would be something...

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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

    VMware VMFS Volume Management

    The VMware Virtual Machine File System (VMFS) is a powerful automated file system that simplifies storage management for virtual machines. VMFS also serves as a cluster volume manager to ease the management of shared storage resources within a cluster of VMware ESX hosts. As a volume manager, VMFS serves as...

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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 // Feb 2009

    Storage Considerations for VMware View

    VMware View is an enterprise?]class virtual desktop manager that securely connects authorized users to centralized virtual desktops. It provides a complete, end?]to?]end solution that improves control and manageability and provides a familiar desktop experience. Storage is the foundation of any VMware View implementation. This paper is intended for architects and...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Best Practices Guide: Network Convergence With Emulex LP21000 CNA & VMware ESX Server

    Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) technology enables convergence of storage and LAN networks in enterprise data centers. The key benefits of the technology include cost savings and improved operational efficiencies in deploying and maintaining enterprise data centers. But the technology is new and deployment configurations are less well understood compared...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2008

    VMware View 3: Designing a Scalable Server and Storage Architecture With VMware Infrastructure 3, Dell EqualLogic PS5000XV, and Dell PowerEdge 2950 Servers

    This paper describes the results of work done by VMware in conjunction with Dell to create a scalable server and storage architecture for VMware View environments. The configuration presented here uses a building block approach for sizing VMware View environments built on VMware Infrastructure 3, Dell PowerEdge 2950 servers and...

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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 // Jan 2009

    Performance of Virtual Desktops in a VMware Infrastructure 3 Environment

    The benefits of virtualization for enterprise servers have been well documented. These include reduced hardware, power, and cooling costs; improved manageability; and higher availability. Increasingly, enterprises are turning to virtualization to bring these benefits to their desktop infrastructure. Virtual desktops deployed on VMware Infrastructure 3 provide the benefits of virtualization...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2008

    Using IP Multicast With VMware ESX 3.5

    IP multicast is a popular protocol implemented in many applications for simultaneously and efficiently delivering information to multiple destinations. Multicast sources send single copies of information over the network and let the network take responsibility for replicating and forwarding the information to multiple recipients. IP multicast is one of three...

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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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  • Case Studies // Aug 2011

    Indiana University Virtualizes Mission-Critical Oracle Databases

    The Kelley School of Business at Indiana University is a premier business school ranked in the top 25 nationally according to U.S. News and World Report. The Kelley School of Business at Indiana University wanted to decrease server deployment time for faculty special projects; reduce amount of physical hardware; reduce...

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  • eBooks // Oct 2012

    eBook - Real-World Virtualization for Your Business

    Small and midsize firms virtualize IT infrastructure to meet real-world challenges: simplifying operations to focus on business issues, speeding up application rollouts to get more done, safeguarding data and operations to stay open and productive, and saving money for the bottom line. It's a new way to think about IT--and...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2012

    Getting Started with VMware vSphere Hypervisor and VMware Go

    Now is the time for deployment! Join us for a look at how to deploy virtualization using VMware vSphere®, the industry's best-of-breed hypervisor. In addition, discover how solutions such as VMware® Go™ make deploying VMware server virtualization technology a snap. This webcast will begin with a discussion of the core...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2012

    An Overview of VMware vSphere

    Join us for an overview of VMware vSphere®, the industry-leading virtualization platform. vSphere comes in many shapes and sizes and can be tailored to the needs of your environment. This webcast will help you select from the various vSphere editions, kits, and features available to meet your specific needs. Whether...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2012

    Technical Deep Dive: Managing Infrastructure Health and Performance with VMware vCenter Operations Management Suite 5.0

    VMware has introduced new super metrics and self-learning analytics in the VMware vCenter™ Operations Management™ Suite to allow administrators to better assess infrastructure health, identify performance bottlenecks and intercept incidents before they create havoc on the end-user experience. Learn from technical experts what these metrics are and how you can...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2012

    Technical Deep Dive: Capacity Management with VMware vCenter Operations Management Suite 5.0

    VMware has introduced new capabilities to allow VMware vSphere® administrators to proactively manage virtual infrastructure resources. When you right-size and optimize your infrastructure capacity you can increase virtual machine density and consolidation ratios by up to 30 percent, defer hardware and software purchases, and plan for upcoming virtualization projects more...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2012

    Technical Deep Dive: Configuration and Compliance Management with VMware vCenter Operations Management Suite 5.0

    Virtual Infrastructure teams often find it extremely challenging to ensure that their virtual environment is properly configured to meet operational and security best practices - especially when more than one VMware vCenter™ management platform is involved. VMware vCenter Configuration Manager™ (VCM) - a key part of the VMware vCenter Operations...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    ESG Whitepaper - vCenter Operations: Enabling Administrators to Morph into Managers by Leveraging Real-time Analytics and Automation

    Traditional approaches to infrastructure operations management are incapable of keeping up with highly dynamic virtual environments. VMware announced an extension of its management solutions aimed at simplifying and helping to mold a new operations model of virtual and cloud environments called vCenter Operations. This product brief highlights key findings of...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Forrester WP - Lessons Learned From The 2011 Japanese Crisis

    Earthquakes, tornadoes, monsoons, hurricanes, flooding, and other severe natural disasters have brought alarming devastation to regions around the world over the past several years. As the human, financial, and ecological toll of these successive events continue, business continuity, disaster recovery (BC/DR), and risk managers want to know what they can...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    ESG Whitepaper - VMware's vSphere Storage Appliance: High Availability for Small IT Operations

    Learn how small and midsized businesses are increasingly adopting virtualization to deliver consolidation, improve data back up and disaster recovery and increase security with an in-depth new paper from the Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG). Learn directly from your peer's experiences and see why VMware's solutions are perfect for the growing...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2012

    Simplifying Disaster Protection for All Your Applications with VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager and VMware vSphere Replication

    Traditional disaster recovery solutions are often expensive, complex and unreliable to meet business requirements. As a result, IT departments are hesitant to expand disaster protection beyond their most critical applications. With VMware vCenter™ Site Recovery Manager 5 (SRM), the market-leading disaster recovery product, all types of organizations can deploy the...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Enterprise Strategy Group Analyst Whitepaper - VMware View and Desktop Virtualization

    Desktop virtualization is quickly becoming a top IT priority as businesses of all sizes adapt to the proliferation of endpoint devices, mobilization of the workforce, and simplified endpoint management. Desktop virtualization is now ready for prime time and chances are high that some segment of the employee population could benefit...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2012

    Address Key Desktop Virtualization Use Cases with VMware View

    As desktop virtualization garners more momentum, IT organizations are looking for a solution that is cost-effective and easy to deploy, manage, and scale. VMware View meets these requirements with a proven desktop virtualization solution designed to optimize both end user freedom and IT management and control. View provides a comprehensive...

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