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  • White Papers // Jul 2013

    Taneja Group FULL PAPER: an overview of the virtualization and cloud market vendor landscape for small and medium businesses

    Taneja Group presents an evaluation of the virtualization and cloud solution market for small and medium business (SMB) users (companies with less than 1000 employees). This executive summary evaluates virtual infrastructure and management, end user computing, and cloud service provider solutions from leading vendors, to enable senior decision makers in...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2013

    Tech Tips: VMware Horizon View

    Straight from our experts at VMware®, follow these technical tips for a successful and smooth implementation of VMware Horizon View™. From application requirements to end user expectations, reference these tips as you move to a virtual desktop infrastructure.

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  • White Papers // Jul 2013

    Tech Tips: VMware Horizon Mirage

    Straight from our experts at VMware®, follow these technical tips for a successful and smooth implementation of VMware Horizon Mirage™. From sizing your servers to allocating storage, reference these tips as you move to a centralized virtual desktop environment.

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  • White Papers // Jul 2013

    Tech Tips: VMware vSphere Data Protection

    Straight from our experts at VMware®, follow these technical tips for a successful and smooth implementation of VMware vSphere® Data Protection™. From retention policies to best practices for deploying appliances, reference these tips as you create or improve your data protection plan.

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  • eBooks // Jul 2013

    Real World Considerations for Implementing Desktop Virtualization eBook

    Are you considering extending the success of your server virtualization deployment to your desktops? Read this comprehensive eBook for introductory information on virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI), including the pros and cons of VDI, as well how to ensure a successful implementation.

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  • White Papers // Jul 2013

    When It Makes Sense to Move to Desktop Virtualization: Seven Key Indicators

    Is it time to migrate from a traditional, phsyical endpoint environment to virtual desktop infrastructure? From security and compliance requirements to BYOD end-user access demands, read this whitepaper to see if these indicators for desktop virtualization apply to your business.

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  • eBooks // Jul 2013

    5 Tech Tips ebook

    Read the Tech Tips eBook to see how easy it is to get started with virtualization right now.

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  • Webcasts // Jul 2013

    VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager 5.1 QuickStart Series Part 1: SRM Preparation and Setup

    VMware vCenter™ Site Recovery Manager™ (SRM) is the market-leading disaster recovery product that complements VMware vSphere® to ensure the simplest and most reliable disaster protection for all virtualized applications. In this first webcast in a two-part series, we will discuss SRM architecture, setting up and configuring sites, and creating protection...

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  • Webcasts // Jul 2013

    VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager 5.1 QuickStart Series Part 2: Using Recovery Plans For Disaster Recovery and Site Migration

    VMware vCenter™ Site Recovery Manager™ (SRM) is the market-leading disaster recovery product that complements VMware vSphere® to ensure the simplest and most reliable disaster protection for all virtualized applications. In this second session in a two-part series, we will discuss configuring recover plans, testing failover, executing planned migrations, reporting and...

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  • Videos // Jul 2013

    Chalk Talk Video Series (2): Realizing the Full Benefits of VMware vSphere with Operations Management

    Chris Westphal, VMware Sr. Marketing Manager discusses how to increase the value you can get from vSphere with Operations Management and your VMware virtualized environment from VMware.

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  • Videos // Jul 2013

    Chalk Talk Video Series (3): Ensuring Data Protection with VMware

    Chris Westphal, VMware Sr. Marketing Manager discusses your options in protecting critical business data with data protection solutions from VMware.

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  • Videos // Jul 2013

    Chalk Talk Video Series (4): Simplifying Disaster Recovery with VMware

    Chris Westphal, VMware Sr. Marketing Manager discusses how to protect your business from the effects of a potential disaster in your IT environment with solutions from VMware.

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  • Podcasts // Jun 2013

    Introduction to ESXi

    Brian Watrous, VCI, discusses how to transition to ESXi 5.1. This first video introduces ESXi and is intended for VMware vSphere administrators managing VMware ESX 4.x hosts but want to leverage the advanced features of VMware ESXi 5.1.

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  • Podcasts // Jun 2013

    vSphere Snapshot Overview

    Joe Desmond, VMware Certified Instructor, provides an overview of the vSphere Snapshot tool to support guest O/S administrators. Snapshots allow safe change to virtual machines without the worry of failed implementation.

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  • eBooks // Apr 2013

    How Virtualization is Key to Managing Risk

    Is your IT environment ready for a disaster? Virtualization can save your infrastructure before an outage occurs and can also ensure an efficient recovery without data loss. Read this eBook to learn how VMware® virtualization solutions can help prepare your systems for a disaster and protect your data if one...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2013

    Tech Tips: VMware vSphere Data Protection

    Straight from our experts at VMware®, follow these technical tips for a successful and smooth implementation of VMware vSphere® Data Protection™. From retention policies to best practices for deploying appliances, reference these tips as you create or improve your data protection plan.

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  • eBooks // Apr 2013

    Beyond Cost Savings: Four Compelling Reasons to Expand Virtualization of Your IT Environment

    Cost savings is a key benefit of virtualization that you may have already experienced, but what else can be gained through expansion of your virtualized IT environment? In this eBook, find out how other VMware® customers have extended their virtualization deployment and have uncovered significant benefits, such as simplified IT...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2013

    Crash Insurance: Protect Your Business with Virtualization

    Think that your business is safe from an IT outage caused by a natural or man-made disaster? Think again. Read this trend brief to learn more about potential risks to IT services and how a comprehensive disaster recovery plan is essential to keeping your systems up and running at all...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2013

    Don’t Get Stuck on your Virtualization Journey: Where to Focus Next

    You've virtualized a significant number of server workloads and have likely experienced significant cost savings and performance improvements so, what's next? Read this trend brief to identify which phase of virtualization you are in and where you should be headed to reap even more business benefits with expansion of your...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2013

    Beyond Cost Savings: Four Compelling Reasons To Virtualize Your IT Environment

    Cost savings is a well-known benefit of virtualization, but what else can be gained from a shift to a virtualized IT environment? Find out how other results of virtualization, such as improved business continuity and simplified IT management, can also have significant effects, as told by VMware® customers in this...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2013

    Top 10 Considerations for Getting Started with 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 // Apr 2013

    Tech Tips: VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager

    Straight from our experts at VMware®, follow these technical tips for a successful and smooth implementation of VMware vCenter™ Site Recovery Manager™. From application dependencies to replication engines, reference these tips as you create or improve your disaster recovery plan.

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  • Webcasts // Mar 2013

    Tackling Workplace Mobility and Bring Your Own Device Initiatives with the VMware View Mobile Secure Desktop

    Desktop virtualization provides IT with a way to address these concerns while supporting worker mobility and BYOD. Now VMware is advancing these goals with VMware View™ Mobile Secure Desktop, a fully validated architectural design that provides end users with quick and easy access to applications and data across devices, locations...

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  • Webcasts // Mar 2013

    What’s New in VMware View 5.1: Technical Deep Dive

    VMware View™ 5.1 helps deliver desktop as a service from your cloud, while enabling end-user freedom and IT control. Join us for this technical webcast where we will cover what’s new in VMware View 5.1. 

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  • White Papers // Jan 2013

    Top 10 Tech Tips: vSOM

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

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  • Podcasts // Jan 2013

    Chalk Talk Video Series (1): Enabling Virtualization and More with VMware

    Chris Westphal, VMware Sr. Marketing Manager discusses how VMware solutions help you reduce operation expenses (opex), capital expenses (capex), and increases availability and efficiency in your IT environment.

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  • White Papers // Dec 2012

    Tech Target - Desktop Virtualization Takeaway Guide

    It is critical for IT to understand the differences between the various desktop virtualization platforms and to focus on the features most relevant to their organization. This guide will discuss which issues are most relevant when considering desktop virtualization platforms and evaluate how the industry’s leading platform is delivering innovative...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2012

    Business Case for Desktop Virtualization: Information Guide

    The single operating system and single device per user is a model of the past. In the Post-PC era, IT must protect data security and control user access to data, while managing the range of applications and devices for all users. This guide will help you identify the business and...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    Can you afford NOT to virtualize your growing business?

    Infographic featuring SMB IT trends in virtualization and cloud computing.

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  • Webcasts // Nov 2012

    Automating Infrastructure and Operations Management with VMware vCenter Operations Management Suite

    IT management must change. Traditional tools and processes designed for siloed, static physical infrastructures don't provide the automation and control needed for inherently dynamic virtualized and cloud infrastructures. By building management directly into the VMware vSphere® platform, we've already transformed the way you manage your infrastructure. The next step is...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    Reducing the Complexity of Virtualization for Small and Midsized Businesses

    Because small and midsized businesses are often faced with more modest IT resources, challenges deploying and managing virtualization, as well as executing critical IT management tasks that enhance uptime and network security, typical Enterprise-grade virtualization solutions may seem out of reach. This paper provides an overview of VMware® Go Pro™,...

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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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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    The VMware View Mobile Secure Desktop

    Driven by both end-user desire and business value, IT organizations must increasingly be able to support multiple endpoint devices across their environments. From doctors to salespeople to service techs, many knowledge workers move from place to place to do their jobs, and they are more productive if they can take...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2012

    What's New in Vmware View 5.1: Technical Deep Dive

    VMware View™ 5.1 helps deliver desktop as a service from your cloud, while enabling end-user freedom and IT control. Join us for this technical webcast where we will cover what's new in VMware View 5.1. 

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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Taneja Whitepaper - An Overview of the Virtual Infrastructure Operations Management Market

    In this report, Taneja Group presents their evaluation of the current state of the vir- tual infrastructure operations management (VIOM) market.They examined VIOM solutions available from a representative set of established and emerging vendors, in order to enable senior business and technology managers to gain a deeper understanding of which...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    ESG Whitepaper - Virtualization moves the SMB market forward

    The whitepaper talks about the pressures that SMB is facing --including small budgets, limited skill sets among IT staff, and limitations in their existing processes. But today, they have opportunities to break through perceived technology barriers to achieve greater business success. Technologies such as virtualization enable them to expand their...

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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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  • 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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  • Case Studies // May 2010

    VMware Case Study: Cats Protection

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

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  • Case Studies // May 2010

    VMware Case Study: Centaur Fund Services

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

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2010

    VMware Case Study: XM Canada

    XM Canada is the leading provider of audio entertainment services. The company provides subscription-based satellite radio service and online streaming to mobile and Internet devices for more than half a million subscribers throughout Canada. XM Canada is the leading provider of audio entertainment services. XM Canada wanted to reduce IT...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Zimmer Gunsul Frasca Architects LLP

    Zimmer Gunsul Frasca Architects (ZGF) is a nationally recognized architecture, planning and interior design firm, with five locations throughout the United States. ZGF wanted to incorporate virtualization into select IT functions within company. Zimmer Gunsul Frasca Architects deployed VMware ESXi which provides a free, lightweight solution for experiencing the benefits...

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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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  • Case Studies // Feb 2010

    VMware Case Study: Florida Hospital

    Florida Hospital was established in 1908, when it opened its first facility, a 20-bed cottage in Orlando. Today, Florida Hospital is a 2,188-bed hospital with seven locations throughout Central Florida. Florida Hospital needed Streamline IT infrastructure and implement reliable IT solutions to enable the hospital to provide the highest quality...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Food and Drug Administration

    The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is responsible for protecting the public health by assuring the safety, efficacy, and security of human and veterinary drugs, biological products, medical devices, and the United States food supply. They wanted to reduce time and costs associated with maintaining an aging IT infrastructure. For...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Forbes Marshall

    Headquartered in Pune, India, and with 1,000 staff across 20 locations, Forbes Marshall supplies steam engineering and control instrumentation products to customers internationally. Forbes Marshall wanted to secure sensitive corporate and customer information and reduce the desktop and server management task. Forbes Marshall deployed VMware View with VMware ESX 3.5...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2010

    VMware Case Study: TELUS Communications Company

    One of Canada's leading national telecommunications companies, TELUS delivers data, IP, voice, entertainment and video services over 12 million consumer connections, and offers business customers and service providers IT services ranging from server and storage hosting through IT consulting services to fully managed desktop, server, and datacenter solutions. TELUS wanted...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2010

    Teradata Deploys a Private Cloud Based on vSphere While Streamlining Their Cloud Administration With VMware VCenter Lab Manager

    Since being spun off from NCR in 2007, Teradata has deployed more than 2.000 implementations of its software and hardware solutions in 60 countries worldwide. Its customer base comprises more than 900 companies, including 3M, British Airways, Coca Cola, ICICI Bank, Poste Italiane, the United States Air Force, Verizon, and...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2010

    VMware Case Study: TGC-1

    TGC-1 was established in 2005 as a part of government plan of electric power industry reformation. At the beginning the main part of corporate business-services was outsourced. The construction of corporate IT infrastructure started in the middle of 2007. TGC-1 wanted economy of energy resources and reduction of data center...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2010

    VMware Case Study: The Brand Felt Limited

    Family owned and operated since 1959, The Brand Felt Ltd. is a quality manufacturer of industrial felts, engineered pressed felts and various technical felts for the automotive, chemical, steel and furniture industries, among others. Brand Felt Ltd wanted to replace aging physical servers, streamline IT management and improve application performance...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Thomas Memorial Hospital

    Thomas is a 261-bed, not-for-profit hospital, located in South Charleston, West Virginia. Thomas wanted to reclaim real estate, reduce hardware and software costs, reduce power consumption, and create a Disaster Recovery strategy. VMware infrastructure enables enterprise class performance, while saving money on space, hardware and power consumption, and preventing true...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2010

    VMware Case Study: Threadneedle

    Threadneedle is an award-winning global asset manager, providing investment solutions to institutional and retail clients across the globe. It actively manages ?59bn of assets (as at December 2009) from equities and bonds to property and alternative investments. Threadneedle wanted to reduce datacenter costs and improve business continuity and disaster recovery...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2009

    Virtualization Benefits Consulting Firm and Clients Alike

    Headquartered in Greensboro, North Carolina, Todd Herman Associates has been providing information technology and business process improvement services to a variety of clients for more than 20 years. Todd Herman Associates wanted to improve reliability of IT systems by switching over to a virtual infrastructure. Herman Associates deployed VMware and...

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2009

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

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

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Standard Bank

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

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2010

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

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

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: SunTrust Banks, Inc.

    SunTrust Banks, Inc., (SunTrust) is one of the nation's largest and strongest financial holding companies. SunTrust wanted to increase operational efficiencies within IT department to meet company-wide goals for reducing expenses. VMware Infrastructure 3 makes it possible to achieve significantly higher resource utilization and reduce costs with a flexible virtual...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2010

    VMware Case Study: Tampa Bay Rays

    The Tampa Bay Rays are a Major League Baseball team based in St. Petersburg. Florida. In addition to the baseball players, the organization has approximately 230 employees. The IT department is responsible for a wide array of services, ranging from the email and business applications that keep the organization running,...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2009

    Virtualization Keeps the IT Systems Running and the Water Flowing in Tampa Bay

    Tampa Bay Water is an agency of the State of Florida that supplies water to nearly 2.5 million people in the Tampa Bay Area - the 19th largest metropolitan area in the United States. Tampa Bay Water wanted Data center to push limits of power, cooling, and rack space. Tampa...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2010

    VMware Case Study: Sheremetyevo Cargo

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

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2009

    The Answer Is Simple for Simplot Australia: Embrace Virtualization

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

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2009

    Solvay Finds the Cure for Server Sprawl With VMware Infrastructure 3

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

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2009

    VMware Case Study: SonicWALL, Inc.

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

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: SpamTitan

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

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2009

    VMware Case Study: Sripatum University

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

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  • 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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  • 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 // Dec 2009

    VMware Technology Creates a Virtual Environment That Maximizes CPU Utilization, Reverses Server Sprawl, Minimizes Energy Usage, and Reduces Carbon Footprint

    Raymond James Financial is a Florida-based diversified holding company that provides financial services to individuals, corporations, and municipalities. Raymond James Financial wanted to consolidate underutilized servers, reduce capital and operating costs, and increase data center longevity. VMware Technology Creates A Virtual Environment That Maximizes CPU Utilization, Reverses Server Sprawl, Minimizes...

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  • Case Studies // May 2010

    VMware Case Study: Red Deer College

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

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2010

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

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

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Rigel Capital, LLC

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

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2010

    VMware Case Study: RM Asia-Pacific

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

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    NTUC Takes a First Step Towards Utility Computing Future With VMware Virtual Infrastructure, Saves Millions While Enhancing Service

    The National Trades Union Congress (NTUC) is Singapore's largest a federation of trade unions, consisting of more than sixty unions, nine cooperatives, and six affiliated organizations. The IT department, which had not increased in team size, was responsible for 46 servers and more than 1,000 users from 29 organizations. The...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Virtualization Helps OCLC Maintain the IT Infrastructure That Keeps the World's Libraries Connected

    OCLC also offers services for Cataloging, Collection Management, Resource Sharing and Reference, and much more. Historically, that infrastructure had been composed mostly of physical servers, but OCLC started to feel the limitations of this approach as it experienced growth and expanded its service offerings. OCLC wanted to be able to...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    VMware Case Study: Ohio Department of Commerce

    The Ohio Department of Commerce is one of the state's chief regulatory agencies. The department has nine different divisions that focus on areas such as financial institutions, liquor control, labor and worker safety, real estate & professional licensing, industrial compliance, securities, state fire marshal, and unclaimed funds. Physical IT infrastructure...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Ohio Education Computer Network (OECN)

    The Ohio Education Network (OECN) provides IT services to 23 Information Technology Centers (ITC's) that serve seven large urban school districts within Ohio. OECN wanted to provide disaster recovery for distributed educational datacenters throughout the state. OECN deployed VMware Infrastructure 3 which creates a scalable virtual infrastructure for datacenters that...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Ohio Mutual Insurance Group

    The Ohio Mutual Insurance Group (OMIG), based in Bucyrus Ohio, partners with over 300 Independent Insurance Agencies to distribute quality property and casualty insurance offerings throughout Ohio, Rhode Island, Connecticut and Indiana. OMIG wanted to consolidate physical servers in data center while enhancing performance and availability of applications and without...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2009

    VMware & Intel Provide Better Reliability for Critical Shipping Applications

    Founded in 1988 and based in Portland, Oregon, OIA Global Logistics (OIA) has successfully expanded from a traditional freight forwarder into a full service international logistics and supply chain management provider. OIA wanted to move away from physical server environment for mission-critical business applications. VMware and Intel are building the...

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