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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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  • Webcasts // Oct 2012

    Introduction to Virtual Desktop Infrastructure with VMware View

    Although the capital expenditures for traditional computers have decreased over time, the operational costs of managing these desktops have increased significantly because of the escalating complexity of tasks, labor costs and security concerns. End users are also tied to a single piece of hardware to access all their data and...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    VMware View Optimization Guide for Windows 7

    This document provides guidelines for configuring a standard Windows 7 image to be used within a VMware View™ environment, providing administrators with the information necessary to create a standard image of Windows 7 leveraging the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit or by utilizing a script-based approach to optimize a traditionally installed Windows...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    CIO Whitepaper - 10 Reasons to Modernize the Desktop

    IT departments need a solution that meets the evolving needs of both the employees and IT-- something not possible with a traditional PC model. This paper illustrates the benefits of moving beyond the physical PC to a modern desktop that is highly flexible, easy to manage, customizable to suit users'...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2012

    Quantifying the Business Value of VMware View - Webcast

    Many enterprises have discovered that the use of virtualization to support desktop workloads creates a range of significant benefits. These benefits include price efficiencies, improved IT management and greater agility and choice for end users. This VMware sponsored webcast with IDC will provide both quantitative measurement of the business...

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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 // Sep 2012

    Taneja Group Executive Summary - 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 // Sep 2012

    Taneja Group Executive Summary: 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 // Sep 2012

    Taneja Group: Overview of Virtualization and Cloud Market Vendor Landscape for SMBs

    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 // Sep 2012

    The Benefits of VMware’s vCenter Operations Management Suite

    Read how customers gained significant operational benefits and key performance metrics to their businesses by deploying vCenter Operations Management Suite in their vSphere environments. vSphere customers who installed vCenter Operations Management Suite saw a total of 50% reduced IT costs and 31% incremental savings in IT costs over existing vSphere...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    IDC Technology Spotlight: Virtualize Desktiops 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 // Aug 2012

    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, including Microsoft Corporation with the Microsoft System Center 2012 suite. Microsoft makes this claim for the latest release of its comprehensive System Center suite...

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2012

    Forrester Total Economic Impact of VMware View

    In August 2012, VMware commissioned Forrester Consulting to examine the total economic impact and potential return on investment (ROI) enterprises may realize by efficiently managing their virtual desktop infrastructure from a single console using VMware View. The purpose of this study is to provide readers with a framework to evaluate...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2012

    Best practices for patch management

    It's a fact of business today: because of the economy, most organisations are asking everyone, including the IT staff, to do more with less. But tight budgets and the need for the IT department to be a "jack of all trades" (and specialists at nothing) could leave organisations vulnerable to...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2012

    Comparison: Email and collaboration platforms

    Email is indispensable ? few applications are more critical to the success of a small or midsize business. From its origins as a communications tool, email has become the de facto archive of business information at many companies, and serves as a platform for messaging, co-ordination, and collaboration almost everywhere....

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  • White Papers // Jun 2012

    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 mould a new operations model of virtual and cloud environments called vCenter Operations. As organisations continue to adopt new management...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2012

    Extend the benefits of server virtualisation without shared storage

    Learn how small and midsized businesses are increasingly adopting virtualisation to deliver consolidation, improve data backup and disaster recovery and increase security with an in-depth new paper from the Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG).

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  • White Papers // Jun 2012

    Disaster recovery: Six steps to protect your IT

    As with many enterprises today, your datacentre houses the critical IT components ? hardware, data and software ? that your business depends on. But are they fully secure and protected from potential disasters? Your datacentre's health and fault tolerance rely on many factors unrelated to your IT environment, such as...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2012

    Benefits of virtualisation for small to midsize businesses

    Your business counts on you for reliable, secure, responsive IT services. It's a nonstop job, with no time off to figure out complex new technologies, wade through marketing promises, or wrestle with software solutions designed for much larger firms. Your resources may be limited, but your needs are the same...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2012

    10 benefits of desktop modernisation

    No longer is work a place, but rather an idea that is ubiquitous, constant and borderless. Employees want access to their data and applications anytime, anywhere, from any device, so that ideas, collaboration and innovation aren't limited to business hours or office buildings. To keep up with these changing and...

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  • White Papers // May 2012

    Indian Institute of Information Technology Bangalore

    Cloud computing is a set of services that provide infrastructure resources using internet media and data storage on a third party server. SMEs are said to be the lifeblood of any vibrant economy. They are known to be the silent drivers of a nation's economy. SMEs of India are one...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2012

    Iowa Workforce Development Enhances Services and Cuts Costs with VMware View

    Iowa Workforce Development (IWD), one of the largest of Iowa's 39 state agencies, links job placement and skill development into a system of lifelong learning and opportunity. Their challenges are to reduce risk of security breaches and malware infections on public-use systems, expand availability of agency services to all 99...

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  • eBooks // Apr 2012

    5 Tech Tips Book

    Don't miss out on the chance to benefit from the real-world advantages of VMware's market-leading virtualization. With our vSphere(R) Essentials Kits you have the easiest, most affordable way to realize always-available IT - and free up your working day. Get our Tech Tips eBook to see how easy...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2012

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

    In Total Cost Comparison: VMware vSphere vs. Microsoft Hyper-V, learn why the total cost of ownership (TCO) is the ultimate measure to compare IT infrastructure platforms. TCO incorporates the purchase and support costs of the platform along with the ongoing operational and management expenses.

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  • White Papers // Mar 2012

    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 // Mar 2012

    Introduction to VMware vSphere Storage Appliance

    This presentation will be available to audience members until August 23, 2012 at 09:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time. Business continuity is a top concern for small and midsize businesses (SMBs), who rely on their applications to keep their businesses running. VMware vSphere 5, the industry's leading virtualization platform, enables...

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  • Webcasts // Mar 2012

    VMware vSphere 5 QuickStart Series Part 2: Introduction to VMware vCenter Server

    This presentation will be available to audience members until November 09, 2012 at 09:00 AM Pacific Standard Time. Who should view: IT Professionals looking to gain a technical understanding of VMware vSphere 5, specifically VMware vCenter Server. Recommended pre-requisites: Virtualization 101 or a basic understanding of virtualization concepts...

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  • Webcasts // Mar 2012

    VMware vSphere 5 QuickStart Series Part 3: Management with VMware vCenter Server

    This presentation will be available to audience members until November 16, 2012 at 09:00 AM Pacific Standard Time. Who should view: IT Professionals looking to gain a technical understanding of VMware vSphere 5, specifically VMware vCenter Server. Recommended pre-requisites: Virtualization 101 or a basic understanding of virtualization concepts...

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  • Webcasts // Mar 2012

    Real World Advantage: Virtualization Solutions for Growing Companies

    How can you deliver the improved performance that the business--and your boss--demand? The smart answer is to virtualize and do more with servers you already own! VMware® proven virtualization solutions are making a real difference in the way growing companies are solving their real-world IT challenges, including budget constraints, demanding users and...

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  • Webcasts // Mar 2012

    Introduction to VMware vSphere 5

    This presentation will be available to audience members until August 16, 2012 at 09:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time. The foundation of the new VMware Cloud infrastructure Suite is VMware vSphere5, the most trusted, widely deployed virtualization platform in the world. Architected to support the broadest range of virtual and...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2012

    Taking a Proactive Approach to Patch Management

    It's a fact of business today: because of the economy, most organizations are asking everyone, including the IT staff, to do more with less. But tight budgets and the need for the IT department to be a "jack of all trades" (and specialists at nothing) could leave organizations vulnerable to...

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  • eBooks // Feb 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...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2012

    The Hidden Truth About Virtualizing Business-Critical Applications

    This IDG whitepaper highlights key findings based on the Quickpoll Survey conducted with more than 300 Enterprise and Commercial IT decision makers worldwide about the state of their virtualization of business critical applications. This paper answers such questions as: What drivers are pushing companies to extend virtualization beyond servers? and...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    The Virtualization Imperative For Client Operating System Migrations

    This paper is an evaluation of companies' migration plans of their current operating systems. IT professionals around the world are exploring application and desktop virtualization not only to accelerate their migrations but as a superior means to delivering computing services to their business users.

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  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    The VMware Reference Architecture for Cisco UCS and EMC CLARiiON with VMware View? 4

    This is a summary of a validated virtual desktop solution with a total datacenter infrastructure cost of under $750 per seat. This validation was performed at scale in a lab environment and includes a description of the test environment and equipment, samples of actual test results and the user profile...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Achieving Control: The Four Critical Success Factors Of Change Management

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

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  • White Papers // Jul 2009

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

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

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  • White Papers // 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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  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    VMware vCenter 4.0 Database Performance for Microsoft SQL Server 2008

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

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

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

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

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Optimizing Virtualization Management With Automated Application Discovery

    Effective management of virtualized IT environments requires understanding how virtual machines, hypervisors and other critical elements fit into the broader context of IT service delivery. Achieving that level of understanding can be especially challenging in dynamic virtual environments where change is nearly constant and there is no 1:1 mapping between...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    What's New in VMware vSphere 4.1 - Networking

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

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    What's New in VMware vSphere 4.1 - VMware vCenter

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

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    What's New in VMware vSphere 4.1 - Storage

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

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

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

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

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

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

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

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Enabling Fast and Secure Clinician Workflows With One-Touch Desktop Roaming

    The move from paper-based medical records systems to Electronic Medical Records (EMR) is rightly viewed as a step towards improving patient outcomes, increasing clinician productivity, and lowering costs. The transition, however, is often hampered by the challenge of providing secure access to patient information, particularly given the increased focus on...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Datacenter Operational Excellence Through Automated Application Discovery & Dependency Mapping

    VMware vCenter Application Discovery Manager delivers all the critical capabilities needed to support operational excellence through application discovery and dependency mapping. As an automated solution, one eliminates manual processes. As a real-time solution, one is able to stay ahead of the paid pace of change in the IT environment. By...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

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

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

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Kronos Workforce Central on VMware Virtual Infrastructure

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

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2009

    VMware Case Study: Atlas Bank

    Envisioned as a progressive and dynamic bank, Atlas Bank helps customers manage personal and commercial finances with ease and convenience. Envisioned wanted to secure production data held on distributed test and development servers, reduce power and cooling costs and deliver the scalability to support business expansion. VMware vSphere 4 enables...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Large American Retail Chain

    When one is approaching the end-of-life cycle on hundreds of servers and start calculating the cost of replacement for all of that physical hardware, it comes out to a very large number," says the technical architecture manager of a large American retail chain. Large American Retail Chain wanted technology to...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2010

    VMware Case Study: Large American University

    As part of a modernization effort, a large American university sought to give its IT infrastructure an overhaul. The university took advantage of a licensing deal between VMware and OARnet - the Ohio Academic Resources Network - to purchase VMware solutions like VMware Infrastructure 3 to start transforming its IT...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2010

    VMware Case Study: Large Government Research Agency

    The Network and Infrastructure Engineering Division at a large government research agency is responsible for providing core IT services for the agency as a whole. "Within the organization, they had roughly 300 physical servers and they were starting to run into the proverbial brick wall as far as power and...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2009

    VMware Case Study: AICPA

    The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) is a membership-based national organization serving all Certified Public Accountants (CPAs) in the United States. AICPA wanted Data center relocation to create opportunity to rethink IT infrastructure. VMware and Intel technology combined to create a virtual infrastructure platform for a flexible, easily...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2009

    VMware and Intel Are a Winning Alliance for Allied Electronics

    Allied Electronics (Allied) is a small order, high service level distributor of electronic components and electromechanical products with 55 sales branches across the United States and in Canada. Allied wanted to streamline IT overhead associated with physical servers while strengthening business continuity capabilities. VMware technology creates a virtual infrastructure that...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Allscripts

    Allscripts develops award-winning solutions for electronic health records, electronic prescribing, and more. Over 150,000 physicians, 700 hospitals and nearly 7,000 post-acute and homecare organizations utilize Allscripts to improve the health of their patients and their bottom line. Allscripts wanted to provide technical support to customer base requires multiple VPN clients...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: American Psychological Association

    Based in Washington, DC, the American Psychological Association (APA) is a scientific and professional organization that represents psychology in the United States. APA wanted to contain server sprawl and create a more manageable IT infrastructure. VMware technology creates a virtual infrastructure that reduces the time and costs of IT administration.

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2010

    VMware Case Study: Amway

    The company has more than 13,000 employees1 and more than 3 million Am way individual business owners sell the company's many nutrition, wellness, beauty and home care products. And thanks to VMware technology, Amway's IT infrastructure mirrors the Company's profile: lean, yet With a vast global reach. Amway wanted to...

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2009

    A Large Property & Casualty Insurance Organization

    Insurance is often defined as protection against a possible eventuality. It is fitting, then, that this large property and Casualty insurance organization originally purchased virtualization solutions from VMware as insurance against running out of space. The organization wanted overhaul infrastructure to align IT services with business need. VMware technology provides...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    VMware Case Study: A Large University in Texas

    With a location in "Hurricane country," the university's IT team has to make application availability and redundancy a high priority. The university wanted to create a more flexible and recoverable IT infrastructure for the University. VMware vSphere 4 creates an IT environment that is easier to manage, easier to keep...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Accountants Inc.

    Founded in 1986, Accountants Inc. is a 350 person firm that provides companies of all sizes with the financial talent they require on either a temporary or permanent basis. Accountants Inc wanted to move beyond limitations of "One server to one application" model. VMware technology creates a virtual infrastructure that...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Acme Truck Line, Inc.

    Since 1960, Acme Truck Line, Inc. (Acme) has been a leader in the transportation of equipment, materials, and supplies throughout the United States. Headquartered in Harvey, Louisiana, Acme has approximately 2600 employees. Acme wanted to develop a cost-effective, comprehensive disaster recovery plan. Acme deployed VMware Infrastructure 3 and Dell EqualLogic...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Admiral Group PLC

    Admiral Group PLC is a leading provider of motor insurance in the UK. With Admiral Insurance, elephant.co.uk, Diamond and Bell all recognizable brands operated by the firm, it currently provides insurance services to around 1.3 million motorists. Admiral Group PLC wanted to cut the number of servers within the company's...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2010

    VMware Case Study: AHS Information Services

    Healing is the primary goal of the Adventist Health System (AHS), a non-profit health care organization run by the Seventh-day Adventist Church. AHS wanted to streamline IT infrastructure and strengthen disaster recovery capabilities. AHS deployed VMware Infrastructure 3 and VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager create an IT environment that is...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2010

    VMware Case Study: AGAR Supply

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

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Bernalillo County, New Mexico

    Bernalillo County, is the county that surrounds Albuquerque, New Mexico. The IT staff oversees IT needs for all county departments except two. Bernalillo County's challenge was to reduce costs, physical space allocations, and time - all with a 5-man staff already down three. The VMware solution reduced the number of...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Best, Best & Krieger

    Best, Best & Krieger, founded in 1891, is one of the of oldest law firms in California. BB&K wanted to reduce its server sprawl, maintenance costs, and physical storage space - and it needed it to support a large IT environment with limited IT staff. VMware has allowed BB&K to...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2010

    VMware Case Study: Beth Israel Deaconess Physician Organization (BIDPO)

    BIDPO's members include clinics and practices owned by Beth Israel Deaconess, as well as non-owned physician groups (private organizations) that refer patients to the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC). BIDMC wanted to provide a secure Electronic Health Record (EHR) application to 200-300 geographically dispersed physician practices, minimize costs, and...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2009

    IT Solutions Provider Catches the Virtualization Wave

    Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, BlueWave Computing (BlueWave) specializes in helping small and mediumsized companies get IT back under their control. BlueWave wanted to start hosting servers for customers out of their own data center, and they saw virtualization as a very efficient way to accomplish that goal. To make it...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2010

    Insurance Giant Discovers a Unique and Trusted Partnership With Their VMware Technical Account Manager (TAM)

    Aviva needed to ensure a smooth transition to virtualization technology as they embarked on an initiative to reduce reliance on physical servers through virtualization. VMware provides ongoing visibility into current and future VMware products and creates customized roadmaps to plan entire architecture around current and future virtualization offerings. VMware also...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2010

    VMware Case Study: Baltika Breweries OJSK

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

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