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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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  • 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

    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 // 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 // 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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

    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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  • 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 // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: The University of Alberta

    The University of Alberta is recognized as one of the premier teaching and research intensive institutions in the world, an incubator of creative research and groundbreaking discovery. The University of Alberta wanted cost efficient, conflict-free, secure application deployment to over 1,500 student desktops at more than 47 public workstation sties...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: University of Florida

    The University of Florida (UF) is the state's largest university and the nation's fifth largest university. The University of Florida (UF) wanted to reduce physical server infrastructure and improve cost efficiency of hosting applications. The University of Florida (UF) implemented virtualization to consolidate servers, redistribute excess capacity, and improve application...

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2009

    VMware Case Study: University of Greenwich

    Awarded university status in 1992, the University of Greenwich is responsible for 8.000 students worldwide. The university also collaborates with colleges across the world including in Trinidad, Hong Kong and Singapore. University of Greenwich wanted to enable increased and more effective remote access to IT resources and to reduce IT...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2009

    Virtualization Transforms IT at Leading European University

    The University of Munster is one of Germany's largest institutions of higher education, with more than 38,000 students spread amongst 15 different departments. The University of Munster wanted to transition from a physical IT infrastructure to a virtual IT infrastructure within an academic environment. VMware and Intel technology creates a...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: University of Toledo

    The University of Toledo (UT) is one of 13 state universities in Ohio. Originally founded in 1872, the university now serves more than 22,000 students. Desktop environment within university setting can be resource intensive for IT to manage and provides limited accessibility for students. VMware View creates a virtual desktop...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2010

    VMware Delivers Capacity Savings to One of America's Great Universities

    The University of Wisconsin - Madison has long been recognized as one of America's great universities. The University of Wisconsin - Madison wanted to gain greater control over the virtualized environment and maximize the performance of virtual machines. VMware vSphere 4 has significantly streamlined the day-to-day tasks involved with managing...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    VMware vCenter 4.0 Database Performance for Microsoft SQL Server 2008

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

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

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

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

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Optimizing Virtualization Management With Automated Application Discovery

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

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    What's New in VMware vSphere 4.1 - Networking

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

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    What's New in VMware vSphere 4.1 - VMware vCenter

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

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    What's New in VMware vSphere 4.1 - Storage

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

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

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

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

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

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

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

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

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

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

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Datacenter Operational Excellence Through Automated Application Discovery & Dependency Mapping

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

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

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

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

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Kronos Workforce Central on VMware Virtual Infrastructure

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

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2009

    VMware Case Study: Atlas Bank

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

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Large American Retail Chain

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

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2010

    VMware Case Study: Large American University

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

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2010

    VMware Case Study: Large Government Research Agency

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

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2009

    Less Servers Means More Room to Grow for Ausclad Group

    Headquartered in Perth, Australia, the Ausclad Group of Companies (Ausclad) provides multi-disciplinary services - from engineering and manufacturing, to construction and maintenance - to the Oil & Gas and Mining industries. Ausclad wanted to rapidly expanding company is poised to outgrow existing data center. VMware and Intel technology creates a...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2009

    VMware Case Study: AICPA

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

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2009

    VMware and Intel Are a Winning Alliance for Allied Electronics

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

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Allscripts

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

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: American Psychological Association

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

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2010

    VMware Case Study: Amway

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

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2009

    A Large Property & Casualty Insurance Organization

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

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    VMware Case Study: A Large University in Texas

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

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Accountants Inc.

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

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Acme Truck Line, Inc.

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

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Admiral Group PLC

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

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2010

    VMware Case Study: AHS Information Services

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

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2010

    VMware Case Study: AGAR Supply

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

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2009

    VMware Case Study: Roswell Park Cancer Institute

    Founded in 1898, Roswell Park Cancer Institute (the Institute) is America's first cancer center. Today, the Institute has more than 26,000 patients under active care and a campus spanning 25 acres in downtown Buffalo, New York. Roswell Park Cancer Institute wanted to provide high availability for tier one applications at...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: RotaDyne

    A leading rubber and polyurethane roll manufacturing company, RotaDyne has approximately 500 employees at facilities strategically located in major markets worldwide. RotaDyne wanted to build out a cost effective infrastructure to support mission-critical Microsoft applications and technologies. VMware technology provides a virtual platform to deploy key Microsoft technologies while lowering...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Ryerson University

    Toronto-based Ryerson University is known for its career-focused approach to education. That means giving students and faculty the tools they need to pursue their varied fields of interest - including an ever-growing number of computer applications. Ryerson University wanted to address the university's continually increasing server demand while taming server...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Sevenoaks District Council

    Sevenoaks District Council provides a range of important local services to around 111,000 people living across a wide area of west Kent in the UK. Sevenoaks District Council wanted to create a more efficient IT infrastructure and improve service delivery; reduce data centre power, cooling and space requirements. Sevenoaks District...

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2009

    VMware Case Study: Newcastle College

    Newcastle College Group is a 175m business which brings together over 40,000 learners, over 3,800 staff, across three divisions at over 100 sites, to form one of the largest educational, training, and employability organisations in the UK. Newcastle College wanted to quickly deploy a standardized, centralized IT infrastructure following multiple...

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