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  • White Papers // Jan 2012

    At a Glance: The VMware Advantage Over Hyper-V 3

    Compare vSphere 5.1 to Microsoft’s Hyper-V 3 to find out which virtualization platform enables you to run business critical apps at the lowest total cost of ownership.

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  • Podcasts // Jan 2012

    Managing VMware and Your Enterprise Infrastructure

    The VMware Virtual Datacenter Operating System is now an integral part of the enterprise infrastructure for many customers and needs to be managed alongside other infrastructure in the environment. In this podcast, the speakers discuss about how VMware works with key partners to enable integrated management of VMware Infrastructure in...

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  • Podcasts // Jan 2012

    Optimizing SAP Solutions With SAP, Intel and VMware

    In this podcast, the speakers explain SAP and Intel about the combination of the latest generation VMware virtualization technologies. The speakers also explain Intel microprocessor technologies can significantly improve one service levels around SAP application availability and performance, as well as accelerate SAP upgrade cycles.

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  • Podcasts // Jan 2012

    VMware Infrastructure 3 Podcast: High Availability for Exchange Using VMware

    In this podcast, the speakers explain about VMware Infrastructure. The speakers also explain 3 adapts easily to changing workloads, scales as an organization grows, and protects against common outages that can impact Exchange servers and disrupt communications.

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  • Podcasts // Jan 2012

    What's New in VMware vSphere Part 6: Control of Application Availability

    In this podcast, the speakers explain how to control application availability levels with new features in VMware vSphere that enable continuous availability, integrated data protection, and live migration of storage files.

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  • Podcasts // Jan 2012

    What's New in VMware vSphere Part 5: Operational Efficiency and Network Management

    In this podcast, the speakers explain about the new networking features in VMware vSphere, including VMware vNetwork Distributed Switch (vDS), and their impact on network management, security, and operational efficiency. The vDS also enables third party distributed switches such as Cisco Nexus 1000v to seamlessly plug into vSphere environments, enabling...

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  • Podcasts // Jan 2012

    Disaster Recovery in the Datacenter

    In this podcast, the speakers explain about the Disaster Recovery in the Datacenter. The speakers also explain about how to manage the enterprise datacenter with VMware Virtualization Disaster Recovery Solutions.

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  • Podcasts // Jan 2012

    Top 4 Differences Between ESXi and Server 2

    In this podcast, the speakers explain about VMware ESXi & VMware Server 2. The speakers also explain the differences, technical considerations to implement and they will share a scenario plus tips to help one choose the appropriate server virtualization for the environment.

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2011

    NIL Data Communications d.o.o.

    Virtu d.o.o., a NIL Group company offers the newest technological and business solutions in virtualization, cloud computing and managed services to small and medium-sized businesses as well as large enterprises, public administration institutions and Internet service providers. Their challenges were to create, bring to market and support an EaaS service...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2011

    Cloud Computing for Real: With VCloud Director for New Business Models

    managedhosting.de GmbH is owner-operated and based in Berlin. For over 150 customers from industry, banks, publishing, government agencies, aviation and aerospace, and the education sector, it serves as a competent and innovative partner for operating complex applications reliably and flexibly as IT outsourcing solutions. Their challenge is to automate provisioning...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2011

    Six ways virtualisation helps IT managers

    Pick the right solution, and virtualisation can be an affordable option that is easy to deploy and supports business standards and policies. It can help your business to: - Automate your IT and save time managing it - React more quickly to business opportunities or system outage - Dramatically cut...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2011

    Vodacom Chooses VMware to Deliver Cloud Service

    Vodacom Office in the Cloud is a managed virtual desktop solution which allows customers to rent their hardware, applications, Operating System and Voice Over IP (VOIP). The company looked at a number of different technologies, including open source technologies, before making the decision to adopt VMware View technology, one of...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2011

    Government Organization Boosts Safety Development Efforts With Innovative Test and Development Datacenter

    The government organization required a complete test and development environment that is reliable, resilient and secure, but also allows its developers to quickly self-provision resources when they need them. This organization worked with VMware channel partner Integra Networks to design a new multitenant test and development infrastructure that leverages VMware...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2011

    Peoples Bancorp Virtualizes Business-Critical Systems to Improve Application Availability, Reduce IT Costs and Streamline Backup

    Bancorp was running out of datacenter power and cooling capacity. The bank was rebuilding one server per week on average to address hardware issues and failures; this was time-consuming and resource-intensive, backups were taking too long and becoming increasingly difficult to schedule and management of the servers was increasingly time-consuming...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2011

    Focus on Green IT Leads Innovative Engineering School to VMware Virtualized Desktop Environment

    Florida Atlantic University faces the challenge in designing its new LEED Platinum-certified building. The university wanted to build an IT infrastructure that was powerful, flexible and highly energy-efficient. The college chose VMware to overcome these challenges. The College chose to eschew traditional desktop PCs in its offices and labs and...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2011

    Cloud One Delivers IBM Rational Development Tools in the Cloud Using an Elastic, Highly Scalable, and Economical SaaS Model, Powered by VMware

    CloudOne is a market leader that provides business customers with a full set of IBM Rational tools for development in the cloud. CloudOne is a SaaS provider that enables businesses to deploy IBM Rational development tools globally as a managed service using an elastic, highly flexible cloud environment. The solution...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2011

    Top Research University Gains Flexibility With VMware View

    A top research university in the United States, the Georgia Institute of Technology (GT) makes its teaching expertise available to working professionals through its Distance Learning and Professional Education (DLPE) program. Their challenge is to simplify desktop management with single image across hardware platforms, provide remote desktop access for DLPE...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2011

    Fast Growing UK Farming Business Moves to the Cloud With VMware

    JSR Group is one of the largest family-owned farming companies in the UK. JSR was looking for a way to update its IT infrastructure in a cost-effective way that would support its operations across 13 countries and provide a future-proof, scalable and resilient foundation as it looked to move further...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2011

    Further Education Institution

    Bolton College is a further education establishment teaching 15,000 students. With the aim of improving and simplifying desktop management and delivering a world class end user experience, Bolton College decided to implement a Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI), and VMware View was chosen due to the overall strength of the offering....

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2011

    QIC Fails Systems Over Seamlessly and Continues Managing Client Portfolios During Brisbane Floods

    From its origins in 1989, QIC has grown to become one of Australia's largest institutional investment managers, the organization provides investment products and services for superannuation funds and other institutional investors. Ensure critical systems are made available to QIC during crises such as the Brisbane floods of early 2011 within...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2011

    Introduction to Virtualization

    This video webcast is designed to help those with little to no virtualization experience understand why virtualization and VMware are so important to driving down both capital and operational costs. The session will start with the introduction of the key concepts and technologies of virtualization, introduce the vSphere Hypervisor, and...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2011

    Virtualize Business-Critical Applications with Confidence

    Virtualizing business-critical applications has become a key focus for organizations as they move along their virtualization journey. With the launch of VMware vSphere? 5, VMware is helping customers accelerate the deployment of business-critical applications, including Exchange, SQL, SAP and Oracle. Attend this webcast to learn about: ...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2011

    ESG Analyst White Paper - 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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  • Case Studies // Sep 2011

    With VMware VCloud, Experian Evolves Virtualization Into Private Cloud

    Consumers know Experian as a provider of credit reporting services. Experian demands constant innovation and nimble response to markets to maintain its profitability and competitive edge. Its IT infrastructure team must support its developers' efforts to meet the business' aggressive time-to-market requirements. They chose VMware to overcome these challenges. A...

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  • Case Studies // Sep 2011

    Virtual Desktops Open a World of Possibilities for Gainesville State College

    Located in Gainesville, Georgia, Gainesville State College (GSC) offers higher education to the population of Northeast Georgia. Their challenges are to build on IT management and cost advantages gained through datacenter virtualization, it provide students and faculty with 24x7 worldwide access to computer labs and unleash creative potential of desktop...

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  • Case Studies // Sep 2011

    VMware Private Cloud Delivers Strategic Value at Dublin Bay Power, Ireland

    Dublin Bay Power wanted to deploy a reliable server architecture that would reduce physical server sprawl, simplify server management, reduce infrastructure cost, and improve business continuity and disaster recovery. It needed a scalable system to cater for future growth and its move towards a hybrid cloud. They chose VMware to...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2011

    Aligning CFO and CIO Priorities

    Forward-thinking organizations are viewing cloud computing as an investment in business transformation, not just a way to cut costs for IT. Thanks to the cloud, CFOs and CIOs are moving beyond the “either/or” discussions that once forced themto make tradeoffs between IT cost cutting and the creation of new business...

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  • Podcasts // Aug 2011

    Customer Story: Acxiom, Expands Its Cloud Computing Environment and Virtualization Capabilities

    In this podcast, one of the leading marketing information services give solutions for scalability infrastructure. The benefits of deploying their solutions are cost-effectively expanded its cloud computing environment and virtualization capabilities with IBM System x3850 X5, an IBM ex5 enterprise system solution featuring the Intel Xeon processor 7500 series.

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  • White Papers // Aug 2011

    Desktop Virtualization in K-12 schools: Reducing costs, Saving Time and Delivering Anytime, Anywhere Access to Students and Staff

    This paper will show how desktop virtualization can positively position educational institutions for the future, enabling them to reduce expenses through hard dollar savings and time efficiencies while delivering the experience that students, faculty and staff need and desire. Through the experiences of Babylon School District, as well as Manchester...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2011

    10 Reasons to Modernize the Desktop: CIO

    IT departments require a solution that meets the evolving needs of the business, employees, and IT - something not possible with a traditional PC model. Desktop modernization is about evolving from the PC-centric model to a user-centric model. This paper illustrates the benefits of moving beyond the physical PC to...

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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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  • 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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