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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Understanding Memory Resource Management in VMware ESX 4.1

    VMware ESX is a hypervisor designed to efficiently manage hardware resources including CPU, memory, storage, and network among multiple, concurrent virtual machines. This paper describes the basic memory management concepts in ESX, the configuration options available, and provides results to show the performance impact of these options. The focus of...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    SAP Performance on vSphere With IBM DB2 and SUSE Linux Enterprise

    VMware vSphere 4.1 provides private cloud technology to IT organizations looking to save money on hardware costs, offer their companies a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) model, and guarantee uptime while maintaining and upgrading their software applications and infrastructure. This paper shows how a virtualized SAP environment with IBM DB2 and SUSE Linux...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    Legacy Host Licensing With vCenter Server 4.x

    When one uses vCenter Server 4.x to manage ESX 3.x/ESXi 3.5 hosts, they have several mutually exclusive choices in regards to license server configuration: Use a single license server for vCenter Server 4.x and the ESX 3.x/ESXi 3.5 hosts. Use one license server for vCenter Server 4.x, and use another...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    Configuring and Troubleshooting N-Port ID Virtualization

    N-Port ID Virtualization (NPIV) is an ANSI T11 standard that describes how a single Fibre Channel HBA port can register with the fabric using several Worldwide Port Names (WWPNs). This allows a fabric-attached N-port to claim multiple fabric addresses. Each address appears as a unique entity on the Fibre Channel...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    Replacing vCenter Server Certificates

    VMware products use standard X.509 version 3 (X.509v3) certificates to encrypt session information sent over Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol connections between components. For example, communications between a vCenter Server system and each ESX/ESXi host that it manages are encrypted, and some features, such as VMware Fault Tolerance, require the...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    Managing Performance Variance of Applications Using Storage I/O Control

    Application performance can be impacted when servers contend for I/O resources in a shared storage environment. There is a crucial need for isolating the performance of critical applications from other, less critical workloads by appropriately prioritizing access to shared I/O resources. Storage I/O Control (SIOC), a new feature offered in...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Virtualization Helps OCLC Maintain the IT Infrastructure That Keeps the World's Libraries Connected

    OCLC also offers services for Cataloging, Collection Management, Resource Sharing and Reference, and much more. Historically, that infrastructure had been composed mostly of physical servers, but OCLC started to feel the limitations of this approach as it experienced growth and expanded its service offerings. OCLC wanted to be able to...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    VMware Case Study: Ohio Department of Commerce

    The Ohio Department of Commerce is one of the state's chief regulatory agencies. The department has nine different divisions that focus on areas such as financial institutions, liquor control, labor and worker safety, real estate & professional licensing, industrial compliance, securities, state fire marshal, and unclaimed funds. Physical IT infrastructure...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Ohio Education Computer Network (OECN)

    The Ohio Education Network (OECN) provides IT services to 23 Information Technology Centers (ITC's) that serve seven large urban school districts within Ohio. OECN wanted to provide disaster recovery for distributed educational datacenters throughout the state. OECN deployed VMware Infrastructure 3 which creates a scalable virtual infrastructure for datacenters that...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Ohio Mutual Insurance Group

    The Ohio Mutual Insurance Group (OMIG), based in Bucyrus Ohio, partners with over 300 Independent Insurance Agencies to distribute quality property and casualty insurance offerings throughout Ohio, Rhode Island, Connecticut and Indiana. OMIG wanted to consolidate physical servers in data center while enhancing performance and availability of applications and without...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2009

    VMware & Intel Provide Better Reliability for Critical Shipping Applications

    Founded in 1988 and based in Portland, Oregon, OIA Global Logistics (OIA) has successfully expanded from a traditional freight forwarder into a full service international logistics and supply chain management provider. OIA wanted to move away from physical server environment for mission-critical business applications. VMware and Intel are building the...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2010

    VMware Case Study: Oklahoma Arthritis Center

    Located in Edrrond, Oklahoma, Oklahoma Arthritis Center (OAC) is a completely self-contained medical practice offering in-house MRI, X-ray, ultrasound, DEXA, and in-house laboratory services. OAC wanted to virtualize Tier 1 medical applications at small health care provider. OAC deployed VMware vSphere creates a virtual platform that brings performance gains and...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2009

    OmnicomMediaGroup Avoids Data Center Crunch With Virtualization

    OmnicomMediaGroup (OMG) is the media services division of Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE: OMC), the leading global advertising, marketing and corporate communications company, providing services to over 5,000 clients in more than 100 countries. OmnicomMediaGroup wanted finite space within data center requires new approach to IT infrastructure. VMware and Intel technology...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2009

    VMware and Intel - Powered Cloud Computing Enables Superior Service

    Opus Interactive (Opus) is a leading managed services provider based in Portland, Oregon. The company manages its own state-of-the-art data center and continues to invest in best-of-breed technologies to ensure that it can accommodate any mission-critical hosting need. Opus wanted to provide clients with business hosting services requires a flexible,...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2009

    VMware and Intel Technology Provide Flexibility and Agility for Business Infrastructure

    Opus Interactive (Opus) is a leading managed services provider based in Portland, Oregon. In addition to providing managed hosting services for businesses and individuals, Opus specializes in providing agency hosting services for advertising, marketing and other digital service agencies. To ensure that it can make good on this promise, Opus...

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2009

    VMware Case Study: Orbis Financial Corporation Ltd

    Founded in 2005, Orbis Financial Corporation Ltd is the first privately-owned custodial services provider in India. Orbis Financial Corporation wanted to implement an infrastructure that delivers high reliability and performance for key internal and external systems to enable Orbis Financial Corporation to compete effectively as the first privately-owned custodial services...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Pechanga Resort and Casino

    Located in Southern California, the Pechanga Resort and Casino (Pechanga) employs approximately 4,200 people and features a 188,000 square foot casino floor and more than 3,600 state of the art slot machines amongst other amenities. Pechanga wanted to reduce time required for rolling out new systems. Pechanga deployed VMware Infrastructure...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Peerless Clothing

    Founded in 1919, and headquartered in Montreal, Canada, Peerless Clothing (Peerless) is the largest supplier of Canadian made and imported men's tailored clothing to almost every major department and specialty store retailer in the United States. Peerless wanted to increase scalability of IT infrastructure without adding headcount. VMware technology creates...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: United Bank and Trust

    Founded in 1860, United Bank and Trust (United) is an independent community bank offering personal banking, business banking and wealth management services to customers in southern Michigan. United Bank and Trust wanted to upgrade IT infrastructure and create a cost-efficient virtualized IT environment. United Bank and Trust deployed VMware Infrastructure...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: United States Army - III Corps

    The III Corps (Third Corps) is a branch of the United States Army headquartered in Fort Hood, Texas whose primary mission is to train, mobilize, and deploy forces for counteroffensive combat operations. The III Corps (Third Corps) wanted to create a flexible, lightweight, IT infrastructure that can be easily administered...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2009

    University Hospital With a 21st Century IT Infrastructure

    The University Hospital Leipzig, located in Leipzig in the Free State of Saxony, Germany, is part of one of the oldest universities in Europe. The University Hospital Leipzig wanted to move critical applications off of aging physical hardware. The University Hospital Leipzig deployed VMware and Intel technology which creates a...

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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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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: uptime Software

    uptime software provides systems management tools that allow its Fortune 1000 clients to make the most of their IT infrastructures. uptime software wanted to provide customers with world-class service while containing costs and server sprawl in a heterogeneous data center. VMware software increases IT muscle and simplifies systems management to...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2010

    VMware Case Study: Vertex Software

    Established in 1996, Vertex Software Pvt Ltd provides software testing and development, mobile technology development, content management and SAP-specific services. Vertex Software Pvt Ltd wanted to consolidate a disparate test and staging environment running on 100 desktop-class machines distributed across three floors while improving availability and manageability and reducing facilities...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: ViaHealth / Rochester General Hospital

    ViaHealth is a family of health care providers serving the greater Rochester, New York area through facilities such as Rochester General Hospital. ViaHealth wanted to increase reliability and availability of mission-critical applications within healthcare organization. ViaHealth deployed VMware Infrastructure 3 which simplifies IT administration and provides greater control over computing...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2009

    VMware Case Study: The Virginia Community College System

    The Virginia Community College System (VCCS) oversees 23 colleges on 40 campuses located throughout the state of Virginia. The system serves nearly 250,000 students every year. Power and cooling capabilities of existing data center are maxed out. VCCS deployed VMware and Intel technology which creates a platform for a virtual...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Taneja Whitepaper - An Overview of the Virtual Infrastructure Operations Management Market

    In this report, Taneja Group presents their evaluation of the current state of the vir- tual infrastructure operations management (VIOM) market.They examined VIOM solutions available from a representative set of established and emerging vendors, in order to enable senior business and technology managers to gain a deeper understanding of which...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    ESG Whitepaper - Virtualization moves the SMB market forward

    The whitepaper talks about the pressures that SMB is facing --including small budgets, limited skill sets among IT staff, and limitations in their existing processes. But today, they have opportunities to break through perceived technology barriers to achieve greater business success. Technologies such as virtualization enable them to expand their...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    Reducing the Complexity of Virtualization for Small and Midsized Businesses

    Because small and midsized businesses are often faced with more modest IT resources, challenges deploying and managing virtualization, as well as executing critical IT management tasks that enhance uptime and network security, typical Enterprise-grade virtualization solutions may seem out of reach. This paper provides an overview of VMware® Go Pro™,...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    Taneja Group Executive Summary: An overview of the Virtualization and Cloud Market Vendor Landscape for Small and Medium Businesses

    Taneja Group presents an evaluation of the virtualization and cloud solution market for small and medium business (SMB) users (companies with less than 1000 employees). This executive summary evaluates virtual infrastructure and management, end user computing, and cloud service provider solutions from leading vendors, to enable senior decision makers in...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    Can you afford NOT to virtualize your growing business?

    Infographic featuring SMB IT trends in virtualization and cloud computing.

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  • Webcasts // Nov 2012

    Automating Infrastructure and Operations Management with VMware vCenter Operations Management Suite

    IT management must change. Traditional tools and processes designed for siloed, static physical infrastructures don't provide the automation and control needed for inherently dynamic virtualized and cloud infrastructures. By building management directly into the VMware vSphere® platform, we've already transformed the way you manage your infrastructure. The next step is...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    Taneja Group Executive Summary - An Overview of the Virtualization and cloud market vendor landscape for small and medium businesses

    Taneja Group presents an evaluation of the virtualization and cloud solution market for small and medium business (SMB) users (companies with less than 1000 employees). This executive summary evaluates virtual infrastructure and management, end user computing, and cloud service provider solutions from leading vendors, to enable senior decision makers in...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Seven Corners

    Seven Corners went beyond the typical efficiency and cost-conservation benefits of cloud to build innovative business services that generate whole new revenues. "If you're in a privately held SMB, your goal is to identify a problem or an opportunity, categorize what it would cost to resolve it or achieve...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2012

    Virtualization Made Easy Webcast

    Growing businesses face unique challenges managing an IT environment to deliver services that are secure, reliable and scalable. Virtualization can help these organizations not only save money but also simplify IT management and improve the services that they deliver to their employees and customers. Attend this webcast to learn...

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