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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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

    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

    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

    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

    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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  • 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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  • 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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  • White Papers // May 2009

    License Server Configuration for vCenter Server 4.0

    VMware has released a paper on the configuration options of license server on deployment of VMware vCenter Server 4.0 for managing VMware ESX 3.x or ESXi 3.5 hosts. The basic options include the usage of a solitary license server for vCenter Server 4.0, and use another license server for the...

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  • White Papers // May 2009

    What's New In VMware vSphere 4: Performance Enhancements

    VMware vSphere 4 is the industry's first cloud operating system. IT organizations can make use of cloud computing with several new and unique features of the new VMware vSphere 4. There are several performance enhancements that empower administrators with better efficiency, control, and choice. This paper focuses on the performance...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2008

    Best Practices for Patching VMware ESX/ESXi

    VMware ESX is a versatile and complex software product that immensely benefits from the patches that VMware offers between ESX version releases. There are two kinds of patching: Proactive patch management is intended to prevent unplanned downtime. Reactive patching occurs in response to an issue that is currently affecting the...

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  • Case Studies // May 2009

    VMware Case Study: Lulu.com

    Lulu.com (Lulu) is a digital marketplace that eliminates traditional entry barriers to publishing by enabling content creators to bring their work directly to their audience. The company has approximately 125 employees. Lulu.com (Lulu) wanted to reduce IT costs (human & capital) and deliver fast, reliable, end-to-end business continuity. Lulu.com deployed...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    VMware View 4: Evaluator's Guide

    Built on the industry-leading virtualization platform, VMware View 4 is a solution that enables IT organizations to "Decouple" a desktop from physical devices or locations and deliver the desktop as a managed service from a centralized location. VMware View makes desktops easily accessible to any end user on multiple devices...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager 4.0 Performance and Best Practices for Performance

    VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager (SRM) 4.0 provides business continuity and disaster recovery protection for virtual environments. Protection can extend from individual replicated datastores to an entire virtual site. In a Site Recovery Manager environment, there are two sites involved - a protected site and a recovery site. Protection groups1...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2009

    Using Lab Manager for the Support Organization at SAP Business Intelligence

    This paper describes a VMware Lab Manager solution for a software product support environment and its large group of support engineers at SAP, one of the world's largest software companies. The support engineers work within the new Lab Manager environment in parallel with other support personnel who oversee the technical...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2009

    Performance Troubleshooting for VMware vSphere 4

    Performance problems can arise in any computing environment. Complex application behaviors, changing demands, and shared infrastructure can lead to problems arising in previously stable environments. Troubleshooting performance problems requires an understanding of the interactions between the software and hardware components of a computing environment. Moving to a virtualized computing environment...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2009

    Disaster Recovery for PTC Windchill Solutions With VMware Site Recovery Manager

    Windchill uses different repositories to store content files, metadata, and user data, and synchronization of these repositories needs to be managed in recovery situations. Addressing the high availability and performance expectations of Windchill users in multi-site companies, which typically host remote repositories, requires an effective disaster recovery solution. As well,...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    Virtual Machine Monitor Execution Modes: in VMware vSphere 4.0

    Prior to the introduction of hardware support for virtualization, the VMM could only use software techniques for virtualizing x86 processors and providing virtual hardware. This software approach, binary translation (BT), was used for instruction set virtualization and shadow page tables for memory management unit virtualization. Today, both Intel and AMD...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    Oracle Databases on VMware vSphere 4: Essential Deployment Tips

    Even the most demanding Oracle database workloads can now be virtualized with VMware vSphere and ESX 4 - with greater than 95 percent of Oracle instances matching native performance. This paper provides the essential tips necessary to successfully deploy Oracle on VMware virtual infrastructure to enable database administrators (DBAs) to...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2010

    Zebra Visibility Server Software for VMware Infrastructure: Deployment and Technical Considerations Guide

    This paper provides direction to those interested in running Zebra Visibility Server Software (VSS) on VMware vSphere 4. It provides a basic overview of the Zebra VSS architecture as well as describing the value of utilizing the VMware platform to run Zebra VSS. The results of recent testing performed jointly...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2010

    Zebra YMS for VMware Infrastructure: Deployment and Technical Considerations Guide

    This paper provides direction to those interested in running the Zebra Yard Management System (YMS) on VMware vSphere 4. It provides a basic overview of the Zebra YMS architecture as well as the value of utilizing the VMware platform to run Zebra YMS. The results of recent testing performed jointly...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2010

    BlackBerry Enterprise Server on VMware Virtual Infrastructure: Deployment?and?Technical?Considerations?Guide?

    This paper provides direction to those interested in running BlackBerry Enterprise Server on VMware Infrastructure 3 or VMware vSphere 4. It provides basic guidance on the architecture of Blackberry Enterprise Server as well as the value of utilizing the VMware platform to provide virtual infrastructure. The paper then provides results...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2010

    Best Practices for Running VMware vSphere on Network Attached Storage

    The significant presence of Network Filesystem Storage (NFS) in the datacenter today, as well as the lower cost-per-port for IP based Storage, has lead to many people wanting to deploy virtualization environments with Network Attached Storage (NAS) shared storage resources. As virtualization increases adoption, so does the deployment of VMware...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Performance Brief for IBM WebSphere Application Server 7.0 With VMware ESX 4.0 on HP ProLiant DL380 G6 Server

    By virtualizing the server environment, one can improve server utilization and consolidate servers onto high capacity virtual machines. This allows to reduce the cost to maintain and manage the server infrastructure. Virtualization also allows to migrate data and applications among servers more quickly and efficiently. The VMware ESX 4.0 server...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Application Registration With VMware ThinApp

    The process of application registration integrates the virtualized application packages with the desktop operating system. The process of registering applications will take into account the access control mechanisms that allow administrators to restrict usage to specified Active Directory groups providing end users role based access to virtualized applications. Application registration...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2009

    ESRI ArcGIS Server 9.3 for VMware Infrastructure: Deployment and Technical Considerations Guide

    This paper describes the best practices for running a typical ESRI ArcGIS Server deployment on VMware Infrastructure. It provides basic guidance on the architectural design of an ArcGIS deployment and the value of utilizing the VMware platform to provide virtual infrastructure. It then discusses results of recent testing conducted jointly...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Anti-Virus Deployment for VMware View

    Desktop virtualization is a transformative platform that delivers cost-effective, manageable network and desktop access to workers of diverse computing needs. Anti-virus software is one of the largest segments in today's computer security market. Other than perimeter firewalls, no technology enjoys anti-virus software's depth of penetration. Nearly every enterprise deploys anti-virus...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2009

    SAP Solutions on VMware vSphere 4 - Best Practice Guidelines

    This paper provides best practice guidelines for deploying SAP software solutions on VMware vSphere 4. These guidelines only provide general recommendations and do not target any specific size or type of SAP solution implementation. VMware has created separate best practice documents for the individual areas of storage, networking and performance....

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  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    HP Reference Architecture for VMware View 4: Outstanding ROI Plus Simple, Flexible and Secure Desktop Computing

    HP's Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) with VMware ViewTM 4 is designed to reduce the cost and risk of a traditional distributed desktop PC environment by hosting applications and desktop operating systems on servers and storage in the data center. It delivers a familiar and reliable user experience similar to that...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    Reference Architecture Brief: Dell Virtual Remote Desktop Featuring VMware View 4

    Today's challenging economic environment is forcing many organizations to revisit their IT infrastructure strategies. Exploring costeffective alternatives to manage the enterprise desktop environment is high on the agenda of many CIOs, given escalating maintenance and support costs, frequent security patches and software upgrades, and an explosion of remote and mobile...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    VMware View 4 With PCoIP Info Guide

    Support for the software version of the PCoIP protocol with VMware View 4 provides end users with a dramatic improvement in user experience across a wide variety of tasks and end point locations. The addition of this display protocol is the result of a co-development effort between VMware and Teradici,...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    Workload Considerations for Virtual Desktop Reference Architectures: Info Guide

    As interest in Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) continues to accelerate, so do the needs for improved assessment, planning, and deployment methodologies and tools. The historical methodology for determining deployment parameters, (that is the impact of VDI on network, storage, and compute resources) typically failed to truly assess the impact of...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    VMware View on NetApp Storage Solution Brief

    This paper provides an overview of a virtual desktop solution featuring VMware ViewTM 4 and NetApp storage. With the display protocol (PCoIP) advances in VMware View 4, and storage efficiencies from NetApp (achieving a per seat storage cost as low as $40), enterprises can now deploy cost effective virtual desktop...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    Virtual Desktop Sizing Guide: With VMware View 4.0 and VMware VSphere 4.0 Update 1

    On a standard 14-slot IBM, BladeCenter equates to running 2,800 concurrent virtual desktops within a single chassis. The Task Worker testing shows the ability of the IBM HS22 with vSphere 4 to virtualize 200 desktops on to 8 physical cores, or 25 desktops per core. Moving to the CoIP display...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    Application Presentation to VMware View Desktops With Citrix XenApp

    VMware Thinapp has the ability to provide users with a function whereby they can stream or deliver applications into VMware View desktops. Called application virtualization, the applications made available to VMware View desktops are executed and abstracted from the operating system. With the use of VMware Thinapp, applications can be...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    PCoIP Display Protocol: Information and Scenario-Based Network Sizing Guide

    PC over IP (PCoIP) is a desktop virtualization tool that reduces the total cost of ownership for desktop management. This technology is used to compress, encrypt, encode, and transmit the entire computing experience over an IP to 'stateless' PCoIP enabled desktop devices. It cracks the challenges to maintain, manage, provide,...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    Adobe Acrobat Connect Pro 7.5 and VMware ESX Server

    The Adobe Acrobat Connect Pro 7.5 is the perfect tool for engaging in live eLearning, webinars and web conferencing. A secure application, it offers highly adaptable deployment options with open architecture that can be easily integrated with other applications. Adobe has tested the Acrobat Connect Pro with VMware ESX Server...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    Fujitsu Publishes the First SAP Three-Tier Benchmark on VMware vSphere

    The engineers at Fujitsu have designed an ideal solution for large organizations which have a very large number of SAP users who need support in virtual environment spread across multiple hosts and also be efficient at the same time. The configuration includes virtualized system which operates on VMware vShere 4.0...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    The VMware Reference Architecture for Cisco UCS and EMC Clariion With VMware View 4

    Organizations today need dexterous Information Technology (IT) solutions which need to take care of many considerations. The IT system should take care of data storage needs, follow the Service Level Agreements (SLA's) manage appropriate user access and offer the requisite user specific requirements. Other issues like compliance, governance and business...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    VMCI Socket Performance

    The Virtual Machine Communication Interface (VMCI) device, offered thorough VMCI Sockets Library is a powerful system that allows efficient and fast communication solutions for multiple VM's based on the same host, with no extra requirement of Guest Networking Stack. Though initially the VMCI device was introduced in VMware Server 2.0...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Performance Evaluation of VMXNET3 Virtual Network Device

    A virtual network bundles hardware and software network resources and functionality into a combined software-based administrative identity. Network performance is more relevant today as an increasing number of mission-critical network based workloads are being virtualized and consolidated. With the network administrators having access to an increasing number of devices in...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    The Benefits of Virtualization: Why It's Time for IT to Move Now

    Considering virtualization but hesitant to get started? It's time to make a move. Virtualization provides persuasive benefits for small to medium sized businesses looking to improve responsiveness and customer service, be more agile, increase security and lower costs. That's why Forrester Research predicts that the percentage of SMBs using virtualization...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    VMware vCenter CapacityIQ Evaluator's Guide: Installing, Deploying, and Using vCenter CapacityIQ

    CapacityIQ is a capacity management solution for VMware virtualization infrastructures enabling users to analyze, forecast, and plan the capacity needs of their virtual datacenter environment. CapacityIQ provides Virtual Infrastructure (VI) Administrators with visibility into their infrastructure capacity - what is currently available, what is in use, what will be needed...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2009

    EMC CLARiiON Storage: A Guide to Deploying EMC CLARiion CX4-240 iSCSI With VMware View

    Built on the industry-leading VMware virtualization platform, VMware View 3 is a universal client solution that lets manage operating systems, hardware, applications and users independently of each other, wherever they may reside. VMware View streamlines desktops and application management, reduces costs and increases data security through centralization, resulting in greater...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    EMC CLARiiON Storage: A Guide to Deploying EMC CLARiion CX4-240 FC With VMware View

    Built on the industry-leading VMware virtualization platform, VMware View 3 is a universal client solution that lets manage operating systems, hardware, applications and users independently of each other, wherever they may reside. VMware View streamlines desktops and application management, reduces costs and increases data security through centralization, resulting in greater...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Java in Virtual Machines on VMware ESX: Best Practices

    This paper discusses best practices for running Java-based software in VMware ESX virtual machines. These guidelines will help to get the best from the Java applications and application servers while running them on VMware Infrastructure 3. Java applications have been found to perform very well in virtual machines on ESX,...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    VMware Distributed Power Management Concepts and Use

    Consolidation of physical servers into virtual machines that share host physical resources can result in significant reductions in the costs associated with hardware maintenance and power consumption. VMware Distributed Power Management (VMware DPM) provides additional power savings beyond this initial benefit by dynamically consolidating workloads even further during periods of...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    VMware Consolidated Backup - Partner Integration Guide

    VMware Consolidated Backup provides a centralized backup facility for virtual machines that works in conjunction with many leading backup software providers. It enables third party backup software to protect virtual machines and their contents through a centralized backup server rather than directly on an ESX Server. VMware Consolidated Backup is...

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