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  • Webcasts // Apr 2010

    Accelerate Applications Deployment to Desktops with Virtualization

    VMware? ThinApp? agentless architecture delivers complete application-to-application and application-to-OS isolation for desktop software. It helps to deploy applications more quickly to end points without requiring costly server hardware or software infrastructure to be installed. In this webcast, you will learn: How the unique architecture of ThinApp reduces deployment...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    A Guide for Enterprise VMware ThinApp Deployments

    VMware ThinApp™ is an enterprise-class application virtualization solution that eliminates conflicts and compatibility issues by decoupling applications from their underlying operating systems. Enterprise organizations use ThinApp as a standalone solution and as a component of VMware View™ to simplify application management, reduce endpoint storage requirements, and improve the end-user experience....

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  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    McMaster University

    When McMaster University built a new engineering computer lab, it needed the processing power of 56 engineering workstations -- but it also wanted to minimize the lab's energy and cooling requirements. This case study shows how a VMware View 4 virtualization environment easily supported their processing-intensive applications like CAD, while...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    Meridian Credit Union

    Meridian Credit Union is Ontario's largest credit union with more than $6 billion in total assets under management (AUM). This case study shows how the credit union adopted desktop virtualization to strengthen sales and service and contribute to its corporate social responsibility program. Learn how they used VMware technology to...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    TELUS Communications

    One of Canada's leading national telecommunications companies, TELUS delivers data, IP, voice, entertainment and video services to over 12 million consumer connections, and offers business customers and service providers IT services ranging from server and storage hosting through IT consulting services to fully managed desktop, server, and datacenter solutions. This...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    McCullough-Hyde Memorial Hospital

    McCullough-Hyde Memorial Hospital is the hub of a private nonprofit community health network offering a wide range of inpatient and outpatient services from its 60-bed main hospital in Oxford, Ohio and through a network of satellite facilities. This case study shows how the network used VMware View to reduce IT...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    Republic Bank

    This case study shows how desktop virtualization transformed the tax service call center at Republic Bank and why VMware View 4 helped to slash costs and improve productivity. Republic Bank wanted to reduce the cost and increase efficiency of the annual tax-preparation service of its Tax Refund Solutions business unit....

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2010

    Understanding TCO and ROI for VMware View 4 - Purpose Built for Desktops

    Total cost of ownership (TCO) is one of the key criteria for evaluating desktop architecture. In this webcast, listen to VMware and IDC talk about measuring TCO and ROI for a VMware View? implementation. We cover IDC findings on real cost savings achieved by VMware View customers, the methodology used...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2010

    Successful Desktop Assessments for VMware View with Liquidware Labs

    Liquidware Labs and VMware have teamed up to provide a solution for assessing end user experience in VMware View pilot environments. Stratusphere Fit, from Liquidware Labs, is a solution used to monitor and log all aspects of user, application and system behavior. Learn how to use this tool in conjunction...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    May 18 - Speeding VMware Adoption with SysTrack

    Lakeside Software and VMware have teamed up to provide a solution for assessing end user experience in VMware View pilot environments. SysTrack, from Lakeside Software, is a solution used to monitor and log all aspects of user, application and system behavior. Learn how to use this tool in conjunction with...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2010

    Education sector: How Desktop Virtualization can save you time, money and resources

    Today's schools are facing a new influx of students and increasing instructional demands. In response, many educational institutions are now leveraging desktop virtualization as a means to provide anytime access to virtual desktops, applications, personal files and more from any device with Internet access. In this webcast, industry speakers...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2010

    Healthcare: Secure, Reliable Virtual Desktops for Healthcare

    Learn how healthcare organizations can use PCoIP technology to secure patient data in the datacenter, provide flexible access throughout their facility and supply high-resolution lossless viewing capability for medical images. Key advantages of Teradici PCoIP technology include supporting any user type throughout your healthcare facility, increasing security of patient data,...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    Virtual Desktop Implementations:VMware View 4 Premier vs Citrix XenDesktop

    In this study, engineers from the Tolly Group independently evaluated the installation processes of two competing virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) products?VMware View? and XenDesktop?to give organizations a way to compare the amount of time and effort required to build a fully functional virtual desktop infrastructure. The bottom line: engineers found...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2009

    Quantifying the Business Value of VMware View

    IDC performed an in-depth analysis for this white paper, providing a quantitative measurement of the business value, defined as the expected ROI, associated with the use of VMware View as a platform for the targeted deployment of a centralized virtual desktop architecture. It further provides a quantification of the value...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    View 4.5 Modernize the Desktop

    VMware View? is the only complete, purpose-built solution for modernizing desktop and application management. Built on the proven power of the VMware vSphere virtualization platform, VMware View enables organizations to cut desktop costs in half and provide end users with greater freedom and flexibility without sacrificing security, control or compliance....

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  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    VMware Reference Architecture for Stateless Virtual Desktops with VMware View 4.5

    Stateless desktop architectures are ideally suited for "task worker" environments where the desktop image is consistent from user to user. By leveraging the new tiered storage capabilities in VMware View to support stateless virtual desktops, organizations can lower costs by about USD $500 per desktop. Download this technical guide to...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    NetApp, Vmware, Cisco, Wyse, Fujitsu 50,000 seat VMware View Deployment

    NetApp, VMware, Cisco, Fujitsu, and Wyse joined forces to create a design for a 50,000-seat VMware View? architecture. The objective of this project is to demonstrate the most reliable methods for deploying a scalable and easily expandable environment from 5,000 to 50,000 seats in an efficient manner. Download this white...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    VMware View Optimization Guide for Windows 7

    Many organizations have aggressive upgrade plans for their desktop operating systems but face a number of migration challenges, and are adopting VMware View™ and VMware ThinApp™ to cut the time and cost of Windows 7 migration by 50 percent, and to modernize their desktop infrastructures. This optimization guide for Windows...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    Eanes Independent School District

    Eanes Independent School District (Eanes ISD) is a school district in West Lake Hills, Texas, which is part of the Austin metropolitan area. In this case study, learn how the district explored desktop virtualization as a cost-saving strategy and chose VMware View. View provided a platform for desktop virtualization that...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2009

    Performance Best Practices for VMware Workstation

    This paper provides guidance in obtaining the best possible performance using VMware Workstation 7.0, both in a production environment and when running benchmarks. Though this paper focuses on Workstation 7.0, most of the guidelines presented here also apply to prior versions of Workstation and to VMware Server and VMware Player....

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    ESG Analyst White Paper - Benefiting from Server Virtualization: Beyond Initial Workload Consolidation ?

    Increasing the use of server virtualization is a top priority for small and midsize businesses. According to ESG's 2010 Spending Intentions Survey, it is nearly tied as the top priority for SMBs over the next 12 to 18 months. There are good reasons for this: virtualization can help reduce costs,...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Moving to Virtualization: A Guide to What's Possible from VMware

    Did you know that over the next year, 50% of small and midsized businesses are moving to virtualization? That's because virtualization allows businesses to run multiple operating systems and applications simultaneously on the same server, delivering a range of great benefits. Read our guide to learn how you can...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2009

    The Benefits of Virtualization for Small and Medium Businesses: VMware SMB Survey Results

    Small and medium businesses (SMBs) of all sizes are rapidly adopting virtualization and achieving significant benefits in a number of areas. That is a key finding from our survey, conducted in November 2009, of 309 senior business and IT managers at companies with 20 to 1,000 employees in the United...

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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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  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    Virtualizing Business-Critical Applications With Confidence

    Within any business, a number of applications exist that are critical to the success of the business. As a result, these applications and the systems they run on require a higher level of availability. One of the most common methods used to increase the availability of a business-critical application in...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    VMware vSphere: The CPU Scheduler in VMware ESX 4.1

    The CPU scheduler in VMware vSphere 4.x (ESX 4.x) is crucial to providing good performance in a consolidated environment. Because most modern processors are equipped with multiple cores per processor, or Chip MultiProcessor (CMP) architecture, it is easy to build a system with tens of cores running hundreds of virtual...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    Ohio Mutual Insurance Group's Deployment of WebSphere Application Server on VMware ESX

    This paper describes the deployment of the IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS) software in a set of virtual machines on VMware ESX at the Ohio Mutual Insurance Group (OMIG). This deployment has been in place for more than two years and it serves the needs of 200 users within the...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    The Design and Evaluation of a Practical System for Fault-Tolerant Virtual Machines

    The paper has implemented a commercial enterprise-grade system for providing fault-tolerant virtual machines, based on the approach of replicating the execution of a primary Virtual Machine (VM) via a backup virtual machine on another server. The paper has designed a complete system in VMware vSphere 4.0 that is easy to...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    Increase Longevity of IT Solutions With VMware vSphere

    Many businesses need to run applications for as long as possible without making any changes to them. Most organizations replace hardware every 3 to 5 years. New hardware may require upgrades to operating systems. Newer operating systems may not be able to run older applications. VMware vSphere virtual machines provide...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 Performance on VMware vSphere 4.1

    One of the key benefits of virtualization is the ability to consolidate multiple applications onto a single physical server. The importance of this can be seen clearly with multi-tier applications, where the load placed on the servers by the individual tiers often varies widely, leaving many servers under-utilized. Virtualization allows...

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  • 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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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    VMware Case Study: Maharam

    Founded in 1902, New York-based Maharam is a fourth-generation family-run textile maker. Over the past century, the company has grown from a small supplier of theatrical textiles to a leading designer and provider of innovative, high-performance textiles for commercial interiors. Maharam consolidated server hardware and reduce power and cooling costs...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2010

    Major Telecom Provider Uses Virtualization to Give Customers Greater Flexibility and Lower Costs in Outsourced Datacenters

    The worldwide managed services and solutions company of a major telecommunications provider, serving corporate and government clients worldwide and wholesale clients outside the UK, helps multisite organizations master the complexity of business communication. Major Telecom Provider leveraged its broadly virtualized data-center, the company initiated a project to leverage the cloud...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2010

    VMware Case Study: Manitoba Blue Cross

    Manitoba Blue Cross (MBC) is a not-for-profit organization operated by Manitobans for Manitobans offering essential services within the supplementary health care and travel benefit fields. Manitoba Blue Cross (MBC) wanted IT systems to require higher degree of failover protection. VMware vSphere creates a flexible, portable virtual infrastructure that increases availability,...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2010

    VMware vSphere Provides the Foundation for New Managed Video Network Services Offerings

    Headquartered in Ottawa, Canada, March Networks is one of the world's leading providers of intelligent high-definition video management solutions. For more than a decade, leading commercial and government organizations around the world have been relying on the company's IP video management solutions to enhance security, mitigate risk and improve operations....

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: BlueLock and Marian College

    Marian College provides a liberal arts education to more than 2,100 students in Indianapolis, Indiana. But the college's antiquated IT infrastructure was in need of a complete refresh. Marian College wanted to replace aging infrastructure, increase storage capacity, implement disaster recovery - while reducing IT infrastructure costs and improving system...

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