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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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  • White Papers // May 2009

    Network Segmentation in Virtualized Environments

    This paper provides information that will enable to configure virtualized trust zones correctly and deploy them seamlessly. It provides detailed descriptions of three different virtualized trust zone configurations and identifies best practice approaches that enable secure deployment. It is very important to understand that the biggest risk to the virtual...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    Location Awareness in VMware View 4: Information Guide

    Establishing role-based, policy-driven application access across multiple desktops is critical in medical and healthcare environments. This paper describes the client attributes available at endpoint locations that can be used for role-based access control, enabling the dynamic association of users with locations. Information access and application privileges are determined by a...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    Scalable Infrastructure With VMware VStorage VMFS and 3PAR Utility Storage

    IT administrators today rely on infrastructure that is dynamically scalable and highly available. A scalable, resilient datacenter is achieved by augmenting or replacing hardware and software, based on the model of one application per server. This model not only results in underutilized resources but also creates hard-to-change boundaries that impair...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    Performance Study of VMware Thin Provisioning

    This paper determines that a workload run on a thin-provisioned disk performs very closely to that of thick-provisioned disk, in both the zeroing and post-zeroing phases of disk growth. Additionally, scaling up the servers from 1 host to 16 hosts showed improved throughput as more hosts were added. After the...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    Dynamic Storage Provisioning: Considerations and Best Practices for Using Virtual Disk Thin Provisioning

    VMware vSphere 4 introduces many new features that enable greater efficiency, control, and choice for storage resources. With the full support for thin provisioned virtual disks, VMware has provided a new management optimization feature that, if correctly used, can save significant storage resources. However, if not used correctly, could result...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2010

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

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

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2010

    VMware Case Study: Baltika Breweries OJSK

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

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2009

    Virtualization Helps Barnes Bank Prepare for a Second Century of Success

    As part of its overall IT strategy, Barnes Bank replaces the servers every four years. With a quickly growing customer base and steadily growing IT capacity needs, the bank is exploring server virtualization as a means of reducing its hardware footprint while providing higher levels of data protection for the...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Bernalillo County, New Mexico

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

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Best, Best & Krieger

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

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2010

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

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

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2009

    IT Solutions Provider Catches the Virtualization Wave

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

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  • Case Studies // 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 // 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 // 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

    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 // 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 // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Netkeepers

    Netkeepers is a full-service solutions provider located in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. IT costs were skyrocketing. Netkeepers wanted to avoid contracting for more space with the datacenter providers and provide faster, more cost-effective services to its customers. Netkeepers deployed VMware VI3 Enterprise, VirtualCenter, and VMware's entire suite of server-based consolidation tools,...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Jenner & Block LLP

    The law firm of Jenner & Block blends a venerable history - it was founded in 1914 - with the savvy leveraging of information technology. To get powerful results from a lean infrastructure, Jenner & Block relies on VMware technology. Jenner & Block wanted to save substantial money by shrinking...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2010

    Automotive Leader JM Family Fuels Operational, Patching Success With VMware vCenter Configuration Manager

    Founded in 1968, JM Family grew from a core distribution business to a diversified automotive corporation focused on vehicle distribution and processing, finance and warranty services, insurance activities, retail sales, and technology products and services. JM Family needed a reliable method for assessing, deploying and verifying patches to its 400+...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2009

    Diagnosis: Overcrowded Data Center

    Based in Phoenix, Arizona, John C. Lincoln Health Network (JCL) is an acclaimed health system that includes two hospitals, physician practices, community outreach programs and the John C. Lincoln Health Foundation. Server consolidation needed within data center to avoid power and cooling limitations. VMware and Intel technology creates a virtualization...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2010

    Use VMware Technology to Guarantee the Availability of Healthcare Critical Applications While Saving Money, Power and Space in the Datacenter

    With so much riding on the healthcare facility's IT infrastructure, kadlec uses VMware technology to ensure that vital applications and systems are as robust, reliable and efficient as possible. kadlec wanted to ensure the availability of applications that are vital to operations - and patient health - at a medical...

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  • Case Studies // May 2010

    Kaweah Delta Health Care District Is Using VMware to Dramatically Improve Availability and Run Tier 1, Mission-Critical Applications and Create a New Revenue Stream

    VMware helps Kaweah Delta improve availability, introduce new services and reduce costs. Based in Visalia, California, Kaweah Delta Health Care District is a 581-bed comprehensive health care provider with 3,200 employees. Siemens is its primary applications vendor. Kaweah Delta began implementing VMware' solutions about two years ago, after looking for...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Kentucky Community & Technical College System

    The Kentucky Community & Technical College System (KCTCS) spans 16 colleges with 67 campuses, offering a broad range of courses and programs to a large, geographically and culturally diverse student body. KCTCS wanted to cut hardware costs, staff time and decrease environmental demand within server environment. VMware Infrastructure 3 creates...

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