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  • Webcasts // Aug 2011

    VMware TV Series: Introduction to Virtualization

    Virtualization is a proven software technology that is rapidly transforming the IT landscape and fundamentally changing the way people compute. This video webcast, part of the VMware TV Series, provides a basic overview of virtualization solutions from VMware® and explains the technology and products that enable these solutions. In...

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  • eBooks // Aug 2011

    eBook: A Guide to Modern IT Disaster Recovery

    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 // Aug 2011

    Performance Analytics: How Normal is Your Data

    This VMware paper takes a technical look at a variety of IT performance data (operating system metrics, quality-of-service metrics, business performance metrics, etc.) to determine how well these metrics can be modeled as "normally distributed." This concept is at the heart of VMware vCenter Operations' performance analytics capability, and provides...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2011

    Ensuring a Secure and Compliant Virtual Environment with VMWare

    This three-page brief outlines the challenges of securing and managing compliance across a virtual environment, while highlighting VMware solution key benefits and capabilities.

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  • eBooks // Aug 2011

    Desktop Modernization eBook

    This eBook looks at the challenges involved in delivering and managing desktops, today and in the future. Its goal is to demonstrate how VMware desktop virtualization can deliver a solution to address the requirements of IT and end-users without compromise.

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  • White Papers // Aug 2011

    Desktop Virtualization in Higher Education Institutions: Reducing costs, Saving Time and Delivering Anytime, Anywhere Access to Students and Staff

    This paper will discuss how higher education institutions are using desktop virtualization to lower costs; reduce their carbon footprint; provide better access to campus computing resources; quickly deploy and update software; and - most importantly - satisfy the diverse needs of students, faculty and researchers to create an ideal environment...

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  • Webcasts // Aug 2011

    VMware Zimbra Email and Collaboration for Small and Midsize Businesses

    VMware Zimbra® is a next-generation email and collaboration solution that provides many benefits to small and midsized businesses. Zimbra is a better, more cost-effective and easier way to email and collaborate. Join us to get an overview of Zimbra, see a demo of the product, and understand how Zimbra and...

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  • Webcasts // Aug 2011

    Control Your Physical and Virtual IT Infrastructure with VMware vCenter Configuration Manager

    VMware vCenter™ Configuration Manager collects, stores, fixes and manages configuration settings from servers and workstations, across physical and virtual environments. Using vCenter Configuration Manager, you can eliminate the hassle and expense associated with using multiple tools for managing change, patching, configuration, remediation and compliance.

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  • Webcasts // Aug 2011

    Introduction to VMware vCenter Operations

    VMware vCenter™ Operations represents a breakthrough in virtualization and cloud management. Using patented analytics and an integrated approach to performance, capacity and configuration management, vCenter Operations gives infrastructure and operations teams the visibility and intelligence to proactively manage service levels in dynamic environments. This approach gives VI admins and operations...

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  • Webcasts // Aug 2011

    Managing Your Federal Agency's Virtual Infrastructure with VMware vCenter Operations

    Government agencies have been at the forefront of adopting virtualization and cloud computing as solutions to increase efficiency, cost savings and improvement in performance. However, with easier access to virtual servers and virtual infrastructure comes added complexity in managing a cloud ready environment. If managing your virtualized desktops or cloud...

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  • Webcasts // Aug 2011

    Reliable Disaster Protection with VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager

    A simple, cost-effective disaster-recovery solution for virtual environments is high on the agenda for IT organizations as they virtualize more business-critical applications with VMware. VMware vCenter? Site Recovery Manager - the market-leading disaster-recovery product - ensures the simplest and most reliable disaster protection for all virtualized applications. VMware vCenter Site...

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  • Webcasts // Aug 2011

    Customer Spotlight: How IPC The Hospitalist Company Implemented Oracle on Vmware

    Have you been looking to hear about customer's experiences with the new VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager product? View this webcast to learn about VMware customer, Navicure, and their experiences testing and evaluating the recovery manager, their progress in implementing it in their environment and their advice other customers considering...

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  • Webcasts // Aug 2011

    Discover the Benefits of Virtualization for Federal Applications

    Want to say goodbye to missed SLAs? VMware can help you virtualize mission-critical applications such as Oracle, MS Exchange and SharePoint to achieve dramatic improvements in uptime, performance and responsiveness. In this webcast, we'll discuss the key benefits of virtualizing your agency's most critical applications and Oracle databases as...

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  • Webcasts // Aug 2011

    Virtualizing Microsoft and Oracle on VMware vSphere: Benefits and Best Practices

    Virtualizing business-critical applications is an essential step in your journey to the cloud. Microsoft SQL Server, Exchange and SharePoint, and Oracle applications, are often the backbone of business IT. The benefits of virtualizing these applications extend far beyond mere consolidation. Understanding how VMware improves quality of service and agility while...

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  • Webcasts // Aug 2011

    How Desktop Virtualization Helps Cut Spending and Improve Computer Services at Schools

    Desktop virtualization is a strategic investment that helps campuses overcome many of the critical technology hurdles they face today. In two recently published white papers commissioned by VMware, IDC Government Insights noted rapidly accelerating deployments of virtualized desktops at educational institutions across the globe. Catalysts for this trend include...

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  • Webcasts // Aug 2011

    Minimize the Cost and Disruption of Your Windows 7 Migration

    For understaffed IT teams facing looming budget cuts, physically updating hundreds or thousands of desktops to Windows 7 can seem like a daunting task. When you virtualize with VMware View™ and VMware ThinApp™, you can migrate twice as fast and for half the cost of a traditional upgrade. View...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2011

    Making the Business Case for Virtualization

    Small to midsize businesses (SMBs) are increasingly using virtualization to reduce capital expenses, improve business continuity and make their operations more responsive. This guide is designed to help business leaders make the business case for virtualization by demonstrating how it reduces costs, improves business continuity and increases IT efficiency.

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  • White Papers // Aug 2011

    vSphere Storage Appliance Technical White Paper

    This technical white paper covers the the vSphere® Storage Appliance (VSA) architecture, deployment of a VSA cluster, and basic monitoring and management. Discover that VSA is resilient and easy to deploy, while enabling you to use advanced vSphere features like vSphere HA, vMotion®, and vSphere DRS.

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  • White Papers // Aug 2011

    Comparing VMware Zimbra with Leading Email and Collaboration Platforms

    Many businesses are looking for alternatives to legacy email solutions, which lack flexibility and strain IT resources. This paper explains how VMware Zimbra? is emerging as the email/collaboration solution of choice for small and mid-sized businesses by providing a richer user experience, greater operational efficiency, and increased business agility.

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  • Webcasts // Aug 2011

    Rethink IT Management Video

    This multimedia video is an educational asset that highlights the use of traditional management tools and the associated challenges, against the benefits of VMware vCenter Management solutions. The format allows users to choose their path through the story.

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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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  • Case Studies // Aug 2011

    California Department Of Corrections And Rehabilitation (CDCR):California State Agency Maximizes Cost Avoidance And Optimizes Disaster Recovery Plan Through Virtualization With VMware

    The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDRC), one of the largest correctional agencies in the nation, has the daunting task of maintaining an extensive Information Technology environment and infrastructure. The main challenge they face is that they needed to scale its IT infrastructure to meet growing demands and increasing...

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2011

    Cybage Mitigates Server Sprawl, Cuts IT Costs and Implements a Robust Disaster Recovery Strategy

    Cybage challenge is to move to centralized strategy for storage and servers to mitigate server sprawl, reduce server provisioning time, optimize utilization of space in the datacenter, reduce power and cooling to reduce minimize operating expenses and implement a robust data protection and disaster recovery strategy. Cybage chose VMware to...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2011

    Cloud Security Myths and Strategies Uncovered

    Forward-thinking CSOs are embracing the right security strategy and exercising appropriate caution without dampening cloud optimism. By overcoming the number one perceived challenge—security—CIOs can move beyond their fears to pursue their IT transformation to cloud computing.

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2011

    Forrester Total Economic Impact (TEI) Case Study - Oracle

    In this paper, Forrester Consulting examines the total economic impact and potential return on investment (ROI) realized by three Enterprise organizations as they virtualized mission-critical Oracle databases on the VMware vSphere platform. The purpose of this study is to provide readers with a framework to evaluate the potential financial impact...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2011

    VMware vCloud Architecture Toolkit: Private VMware vCloud Service Definition

    Cloud computing is an approach to computing that leverages the efficient pooling of on-demand, self-managed virtual infrastructure that is consumed as a service. The cloud computing approach - made possible by sophisticated automation, provisioning, management, and virtualization technologies - differs dramatically from the current IT model because it decouples data...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2011

    VMware vCloud Architecture Toolkit: Public VMware vCloud Service Definition

    Cloud computing is an approach to computing that leverages the efficient pooling of on-demand, self-managed virtual infrastructure that is consumed as a service. The cloud computing approach - made possible by sophisticated automation, provisioning, management, and virtualization technologies - differs dramatically from the current IT model because it decouples data...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2011

    VMware vCloud Architecture Toolkit: Architecting a VMware vCloud

    Architecting a VMware vCloud provides guidance to architect an Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) cloud based on VMware vCloud. This paper, combined with the private or public service definition, can help one navigate through the applicable design considerations for architecting a vCloud solution. Simplifying the delivery of resources to end users requires the...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2011

    VMware vCloud Architecture Toolkit: Operating a VMware vCloud

    Operating a VMware vCloud provides practical operations-focused, organizational, process, and supporting technology considerations and guidance based on the vCloud Operations Framework. The goal is to provide customers with the information they need to realize the benefits of proceeding along the journey of VMware vCloud adoption and providing Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) using...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2011

    VMware vCloud Architecture Toolkit: Consuming a VMware vCloud

    Business needs are continuously evolving and so are the business requirements for a vCloud. SLAs need to be continuously updated to reflect the current business requirements. Taking the previous example, if a thousand new business users are added to a particular application, it is likely the criticality will be increased...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2011

    VMware vCloud Architecture Toolkit: Hybrid VMware vCloud Use Case

    Hybrid vClouds are all about flexibility and a better cost structure. NewCo did not want to size for the peaks. They can overflow capacity into the vCloud when needed and only pay for what they use. To do so, they must decommission the resources that they have instantiated for the...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2011

    City Of North Myrtle Beach

    The City of North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, is a small community of about 14,000 people that swells to accommodate more than eight times as many people during the summer months, when vacationers swarm to the white, sandy beaches and dozens of area golf courses. The City of North Myrtle...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2011

    VMware VCloud Director Helps NDI Speed Technology Delivery Within Efforts That Support Democracy

    The National Democratic Institute needs to deliver applications to users who lack the infrastructure and resources to host them; it must also drive efficiency in its application delivery processes so that it can focus resources on core activities. They chose VMware to overcome these challenges. The Institute is using VMware...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2011

    Corporate Express Implements Flexible, Scalable IT Infrastructure With VMware Virtualization

    Corporate Express is a supplier of office essentials with 45 locations across Australia and New Zealand. Their challenge is to provide a dynamic, flexible infrastructure to deliver key applications such as a warehouse management system, and build knowledge and experience in virtualization to improve IT service delivery to clients. Corporate...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2011

    Berryessa Union School District: With VMware View, Berryessa Boosts Desktop Usability And Access-Cost-Effectively

    Berryessa Union School District serves approximately 8,100 students in the Silicon Valley around San Jose, California. They needed to improve desktop time to repair, but the cost of replacing its fleet of 700 aging machines was prohibitive. The district implemented a VMware View virtualized desktop environment on its existing physical...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2011

    ClearSaleing Advanced Advertising Analytics Lets Customers Measure Their Advertising ROI With Its SaaS And Cloud-Based Tools

    ClearSaleing is a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) company whose products and services help marketers and agencies measure online ad campaign performance for display, pay-per-click, organic, social media, affiliate, email marketing and shopping-comparison engines. ClearSaleing anticipated growth in business and sought to deploy a scalable, highly available architecture to run its advertising-analytics applications...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2011

    Australian Catholic University Turns To Virtualization To Establish Sound Platform For Cloud Computing

    Founded in 1991 from the merger of four Catholic tertiary institutions in eastern Australia, Australian Catholic University (ACU) is a public provider of education to students of all beliefs. Their main objective is to support a significant increase in student numbers and provide a platform for more flexible, innovative ways...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2011

    Digiweb Helps Customers Continue Operations Despite Christchurch Earthquake Devastation

    Founded in 1997, the Digiweb Group provides hosting, domain name registrar and payment gateway services to businesses in New Zealand. They wanted to provide customers with a highly redundant and resilient environment that would enable customer services to continue following a disaster such as the earthquakes of late 2010 and...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2011

    Integrating Desktop Virtualization Into Your Cloud Strategy: Plan Now for Near-Future Server Needs

    Virtualization is transforming the way organizations deploy, manage, and consume technology resources with the end goal being the creation of leaner and more cost effective IT environments. Although most of the focus on virtualization still centers on the data center, the technology can be used for much more than improving...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2011

    Engenco Achieves High Availability, Adds Flexibility And Cuts Costs By Running SAP On VMware Virtualization

    Founded in 1989, Engenco Ltd provides technical services to industrial businesses in the Americas, Asia, Australia and Europe. They wanted to support an expansion program that saw the number of business units climb from seven to 22 and information worker numbers rise from 60 to a peak of 500. They...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2009

    Performance Best Practices for VMware Workstation

    This paper provides guidance in obtaining the best possible performance using VMware Workstation 7.0, both in a production environment and when running benchmarks. Though this paper focuses on Workstation 7.0, most of the guidelines presented here also apply to prior versions of Workstation and to VMware Server and VMware Player....

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  • White Papers // Sep 2009

    Building a High-Performance Datacenter with VMware

    How does a datacenter score against the measurements of a high performance datacenter? In today's economic times, efficiency is important. It means, for example, getting more for less, and adding services without adding servers. Fewer servers means less datacenter space, and lower power and cooling costs. Efficiency also means adding...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    1 Eight Key Ingredients for Building an Internal Cloud VMware Private Clouds: Providing the Ability to Consume Resources, Regardless of Where They Reside I

    IT budgets are tighter than at any time in history. But despite severe budget constraints, user demands are still escalating - as they always will. Business cycle times are shortening with increased global competition; all mission-critical applications and services must provide quick and easy scalability, while accommodating growing application access...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Making Colud Computing Secure for Enterprise

    Many companies are eager to take advantage of cloud computing, but concerns about possible security breaches and loss of data hold them back. Trust or lack of it is one of the primary reasons for the hesitancy of enterprises to put their data and applications in a multi-tenant public cloud....

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  • White Papers // Aug 2009

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

    Today's IT budgets are tighter than at any time in recent history. But despite severe budget constraints, user demands are still escalating - as they always will. To survive in today's economy, businesses must carefully scrutinize investments in IT infrastructure to ensure that they match key business needs and deliver...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2010

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

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

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  • White Papers // Oct 2009

    Server Virtualization: One Path That Leads to Cloud Computing

    Virtualization is much more than a tactical cost-cutting trend. Virtualization must be seen strategically as a catalyst of overall IT change and modernization. These changes position IT more as a service provider for the business, helps IT behave more like a cloud provider, and prepares the business to be a...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    Magic Quadrant for X86 Server Virtualization Infrastructure

    Virtualization of x86 architecture servers has been an extremely dynamic market (and a major trend) since VMware introduced its server products in 2001. For several years, competition was very limited. However, since 2006 (with the first commercial versions of Xen) and 2008 (with the release of Microsoft's Hyper-V), very viable...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    Eight Key Ingredients for Building an Internal Cloud

    Cloud computing technology is driving a fundamental change in today's computing industry, enabling IT managers to treat infrastructure as a common substrate, on which they can provision services to users faster in a much more flexible and cost-effective way - without having to re-design or add to the underlying infrastructure....

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  • White Papers // Dec 2009

    Virtualization & Cloud Technology

    The virtualization and cloud computing industries are getting large attention in the market due to their clear value proposition. They are providing a simple and unified platform upon which companies can build their entire infrastructure and simultaneously realize large cost savings with hardware, labor, and management resource reductions. The question...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    Virtualization Leader Turns to Its Own Product to Optimize Its Test Lab Infrastructure

    VMware is the global leader in virtualization solutions from the desktop to the datacenter. VMware wanted to test environments require complex configuration and difficult to maintain a comprehensive library of customer and production system environments. Single instance of application makes it difficult to scale testing efforts. VMware vCenter Lab Manager,...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2010

    VMware Professional Services Helps Architect Comprehensive Disaster Recovery Plan

    VMware is the global leader in virtualization solutions from the desktop to the datacenter - bringing cloud computing to businesses of all sizes. VMware Professional Services wanted to create and implement a comprehensive disaster recovery plan in conjunction with a datacenter consolidation project. VMware Professional Services deployed VMware consultants worked...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Walton County Public Schools

    Located in Walton County, Georgia, Walton County Public Schools (WCPS) consists of nine elementary, three middle, and two high schools plus one alternative school, a performance learning center, and the Walton Career Academy. Educational institutions have limited IT resources and application deployment requires multiple lengthy installations. The School computers can...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Technology Allows Disruption-Free Upgrade of 911 Call Center

    Southwestern Pennsylvania's Washington County has a population of 208,000 within its land area of 863.6 square miles. Washington County wanted to upgrade 911 call center facilities without disrupting service. VMware Infrastructure 3 creates a virtual platform that can be leveraged to create a highly redundant and resilient public safety system.

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2009

    Squeezing Every Last Drop From Virtualization

    Welch's is the world's leading marketer of Concord and Niagara-based grape products, with over 400 items ranging from refrigerated juices and sparkling juice cocktails to jams, jellies and more. Welch wanted to reduce server sprawl to avoid outgrowing existing data center. VMware and Intel technology creates a flexible virtualization platform...

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2009

    VMware Case Study: Whirlpool Corporation

    Whirlpool Corporation (Whirlpool) is the world's leading maker of major home appliances, marketing products under such popular brand names as Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Jenn-Air and Amana. Whirlpool wanted to streamline management of IT infrastructure across datacenters. Whirlpool deployed VMware technology which streamlines IT administration, reducing overall costs while increasing business agility.

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2010

    Wincor Nixdorf Improves Performance and Reduces Costs by Over 80 Percent Using VMware Solutions

    As one of the world's leading providers of IT solutions and services for retail banks and commercial enterprises, Wincor Nixdorf aims to optimize business processes in branches of banks and trading companies. Wincor Nixdorf wanted to reduce complexity: consolidation of blade server infrastructure with 150 servers and reduce costs. The...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Wright State University

    Wright State University (WSU) is a public university located in Dayton, Ohio. Serving nearly 17,000 students, the University offers more than 100 undergraduate and 50 Ph.D., graduate, and professional degrees. WSU wanted to consolidate servers and transition beyond limitations of physical IT infrastructure. WSU deployed VMware technology which creates a...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2010

    VMware Case Study: WWF-Australia

    The Australian arm of the world's largest and most influential conservation organization, WWF-Australia focuses on eight key areas: climate change, weeds and feral animals, land and forests, marine protection, species, water management, sustainable industry and business partnerships. WWF-Australia wanted future-proof the WWF-Australia datacenter infrastructure while reducing the organization's carbon emissions....

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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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  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    Virtualizing Business-Critical Applications With Confidence

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

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  • 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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  • 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 // 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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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    VMware vSphere: The CPU Scheduler in VMware ESX 4.1

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

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  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    Ohio Mutual Insurance Group's Deployment of WebSphere Application Server on VMware ESX

    This paper describes the deployment of the IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS) software in a set of virtual machines on VMware ESX at the Ohio Mutual Insurance Group (OMIG). This deployment has been in place for more than two years and it serves the needs of 200 users within the...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    The Design and Evaluation of a Practical System for Fault-Tolerant Virtual Machines

    The paper has implemented a commercial enterprise-grade system for providing fault-tolerant virtual machines, based on the approach of replicating the execution of a primary Virtual Machine (VM) via a backup virtual machine on another server. The paper has designed a complete system in VMware vSphere 4.0 that is easy to...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    Increase Longevity of IT Solutions With VMware vSphere

    Many businesses need to run applications for as long as possible without making any changes to them. Most organizations replace hardware every 3 to 5 years. New hardware may require upgrades to operating systems. Newer operating systems may not be able to run older applications. VMware vSphere virtual machines provide...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 Performance on VMware vSphere 4.1

    One of the key benefits of virtualization is the ability to consolidate multiple applications onto a single physical server. The importance of this can be seen clearly with multi-tier applications, where the load placed on the servers by the individual tiers often varies widely, leaving many servers under-utilized. Virtualization allows...

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