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  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    Migration Away From Windows XP: the Imperative for Change

    As many of you already know, support for Windows XP is coming to an end – but what does this really mean for your organization? Read this exclusive white paper to prepare for the end of Windows XP support.

    Sponsored By VMware

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    The Practitioner’s Guide to the VMware vCloud Suite: Top Five Questions

    This paper gives an overview of the editions, and addresses the top five questions asked by practitioners who want to better understand and effectively use the capabilities of vCloud Suite. Read more...

    Sponsored By VMware

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    Unrivalled Cloud Stories

    See how IT leaders in public and private sector organisations across Europe are delivering transformational results by building on the virtualization investments they’ve already made. Read more...

    Sponsored By VMware

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    See The Next Evolution Of Virtualization In Action

    Thinking about virtualizing your data centre to achieve new cost savings and agility benefits? Then take a closer look at the amazing management and performance advantages that only vSphere with Operations Management delivers. Read more...

    Sponsored By VMware

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    The Top Virtualization Myths Debunked

    The following information brief explores some of the most commonly expressed concerns about virtualization – to help you distinguish fact from fiction. Read more..

    Sponsored By VMware

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    Tech Tips: Backup and Recovery for Your IT Environment

    VMware vSphere® Data ProtectionTM is a backup-and-recovery solution that provides reliable, space-efficient, disk-based data protection for VMware virtual machines. Leveraging mature, proven technology from EMC Avamar, vSphere Data Protection is fully integrated with VMware vCenterTM Server and the vSphere Web Client – for easy deployment and management. Read more...

    Sponsored By VMware

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    Casting A Light On Shadow IT

    You may not be familiar with the term,but chances are Shadow IT is happening right now at your company. No longer content waiting for their companies’ IT help, today’s employees are taking action into their own hands by finding and using their own technology to solve work challenges as they...

    Sponsored By VMware

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Migrating to an Enterprise-Class Hybrid Cloud for Government: Top 5 Considerations

    VMware vCloud® Government Service provided by Carpathia® is an enterprise-class hybrid cloud solution built on vSphere®, which empowers government customers to leverage existing investments in applications and infrastructure. As a result, government agencies can avoid the cost and complexity of re-architecting and retraining sta¬ff for public cloud infrastructure that is...

    Sponsored By VMware

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    A Guide to Hybrid Cloud for Government Agencies An inside-out approach for extending your data center to the cloud

    The majority of government customers operate some combination of onsite and offsite IT environments and are struggling to manage both new and legacy applications and infrastructure. Enterprise-class hybrid cloud empowers government customers to leverage existing investments in applications and infrastructure, and avoid the complexity of having to rewrite applications to...

    Sponsored By VMware

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Top 7 Benefits of an Enterprise-Class Hybrid Cloud for Government

    VMware vCloud® Government Service provided by Carpathia® is an enterprise-class hybrid cloud service that delivers the tried and tested VMware capabilities widely used by government organizations today, with the added security and compliance assurance of FedRAMP authorization. The hybrid cloud is becoming more and more prevalent – in fact,...

    Sponsored By VMware

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    VMware AlwaysOn Workplace Solution for Financial Services

    Exceptional customer interactions result in satisfied customers and long-term engagements. Yet meeting customer expectations can prove difficult—and costly—if frontline employees cannot access critical client data or financial services applications because the data center or their desktop is down. As financial services firms look for ways to increase both customer and...

    Sponsored By VMware

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Desktop Virtualization for Wealth Management and Insurance

    The computer desktop has been in existence for a little over 30 years, but in the last 10 years it has moved to notebooks and increasingly towards smart mobile devices. Now with advancements in technology, the desktop is increasingly found in the cloud thanks to virtual desktop infrastructure.

    Sponsored By VMware

  • Webcasts // Jun 2014

    Financial Services Mobility Webinar brought to you by VMware and IDC

    What you will take away from the webinar: Perspective on today’s mobile financial enterprise Drivers and business imperatives for the growth of mobility Transformative nature of mobile innovation Style of IT that mobility brings to the financial enterprise

    Sponsored By VMware

  • eBooks // Oct 2013

    3 Compelling Reasons to Consider Desktop Virtualization

    If you have already experienced the benefits of server virtualization, it is time to find out what you can gain by extending virtualization to your desktops. In this eBook, find out how other VMware customers have extended their virtualization deployment to end-user computing and have uncovered significant benefits, such as...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2013

    Tech Tips: VMware Horizon View

    Straight from our experts at VMware®, follow these technical tips for a successful and smooth implementation of VMware Horizon View™. From application requirements to end user expectations, reference these tips as you move to a virtual desktop infrastructure.

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  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Meeting Workforce Demands

    Gain access to this new white paper by CIO which examines the changing landscape of end-user computing. The research reveals how today's CIOs are tackling trends and establishing new best practices for the mobile-cloud era. Read more...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    6 Tasks You Can't Do with Traditional IT Operational Tools

    Traditional IT monitoring tools designed for static physical environments can overwhelm administrators with low-level information and often do not provide visibility into the factors that are causing poor performance. Read this guide to find out how taking control of your vSphere environment with vCenter™ Operations Management is the smart choice...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Virtualization: The Secret to a Better-Performing Business

    Even as small businesses jump into the virtualization game there are some organizations that hesitate because they feel their IT staff is too small and the upfront cost is too great. Interestingly, these perceived issues are, in reality, the values you get from virtualization as it cuts costs and...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Tech Tips: VMware vSphere with Operations Management

    Straight from our experts at VMware, follow these technical tips to see how you can get the most out of your virtualized environment using VMware vSphere with Operations Management. From configuring alerts to monitoring performance, reference these tips in order to optimize capacity and proactively manage your vSphere environment. Read...

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  • White Papers // May 2014

    Gartner Research Paper: Private Cloud Matures, Hybrid Cloud Is Next

    Nearly half of large enterprises polled have deployed a private cloud service, and only 11% have no plans to do so through 2014. While actual hybrid cloud computing deployments are rare, nearly three-fourths of large enterprises expect to have hybrid deployments by 2015.

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  • White Papers // May 2014

    Journey to the Hybrid Cloud

    Cloud adoption continues to expand beyond the base of cutting-edge early adopters and is now reaching the "early mainstream" stage, increasingly being looked at by enterprises as a viable model for agile, cost-effective IT delivery. However, the prevailing binary paradigm of cloud infrastructure (public versus private) limits the extent to...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Top 3 Reasons for IT to Adopt Desktop Virtualization

    Driven by trends such as Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) and the consumerization of IT, organizations are increasingly adopting desktop virtualization. Even though these companies are driving down costs and improving operational efficiencies, some IT departments remain cautious and even downright skeptical about desktop virtualization. But with new hardware advancements—such...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    7 key indicators that you need to extend virtualization to the desktop.

    Read this whitepaper on When It Makes Sense to Move to Desktop Virtualization to learn more about the 7 key indications that your business is ready for VDI. Find out how deploying VMware Horizon View can improve your IT infrastructure by: Giving IT easy control over data access...

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  • Videos // Apr 2014

    Whiteboard: Delivering Desktops and Applications as a Service

    VMware® Horizon View™ makes it easy to deliver desktops and applications as a service to your end users on top of your existing vSphere™ platform. Watch this whiteboard video from VMware reference architect, Tristan Todd, for a brief lesson on how to successfully deploy View for a flexible and secure...

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  • Videos // Apr 2014

    Tech Tips: Storage for VMware Horizon View Virtual Desktop Infrastructure Video

    The workforce is going mobile. According to Forrester, more than half of employees carry at least three devices for work. And many are bringing their own smartphones, tablets, and other devices to work, a phenomenon that’s grown so popular it now has its own acronym—Bring Your Own Device (BYOD). So...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    At a Glance: The VMware Advantage Over Hyper- V3 : Comparing vSphere 5.1 to Microsoft Hyper-V 3 for Server Vitualization

    The whitepaper compares Vmware vSphere 5.1 and Microsoft Hyper V-3. Shows Business continuity, Broad support & choice, Hypervisor architecture, Virtualization Security, Intelligent automation, Integrated and Storage Management.

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  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    Comparative Management Cost Study: Managing VMware vSphere Using Microsoft System Center Increase Cost and Complexity

    A growing number of enterprises have begun to consider multiple hypervisor virtualization solutions. Some vendors claim that they offer hypervisor - agnostic or heterogeneous hypervisor management solutions, as Microsoft Corporation does today with its Microsoft System Center 2012 suite. Microsoft makes this claim for the latest release of its comprehensive...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    Quantifying the Business Value of VMware View-IDC

    For this white paper, IDC performed an in-depth analysis of the business value of VMware View, defined as the expected ROI associated with the use of the solution as a platform for the targeted deployment of a virtual desktop infrastructure.

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  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    The Benefits of Vmware's vCenter Operations Management Suite: Quantifying the Incremental Value of the vCenter Operations Management Suite for vSphere Customers

    vCenter Operations Management Suite customers reported significant gains in operational benefits, key performance metrics, and benefits to their businesses as a result of deploying vCenter Operations Management Suite in their vSphere environments. Most not able was a 31% incremental savings in IT costs over customers who had vSphere installed...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    Total Cost Comparison: VMware vSphere V.S. Microsoft Hyper-V

    Total cost of ownership (TCO) is the ultimate measure to compare IT infrastructure platforms, as it incorporates the purchase and support costs of the platform along with ongoing operational and management expenses. The operational efficiency built into your software stack can greatly affect your bottom line—once you have procured...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    Desktop Virtualization: Partnering for a Successful Long-term Strategy-ESG

    Today, end-user computing comes in many varieties and forms, including desktops, laptops, smartphones, tablets, netbooks, and thin clients. Employee roles and responsibilities are equally varied. While task workers often access their applications and data from a single device in the workplace, many knowledge workers today are finding themselves becoming increasingly...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    The BYOD Opportunity: Say “Yes”to Device Diversity and Enable New Ways to Drive Productivity

    Research shows that the bring your own device (BYOD) movement has reached a critical point: a range of studies show that more than half of companies surveyed allow employees use personally owned devices to access the corporate network. With VMware as your partner for managing device diversity, you can create...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2013

    On-demand Webcast - Creating the Extensible Data Center with Hybrid Clouds

    Can your current infrastructure meet the rapid surges in demand often caused by business changes, seasonality or just plain growth? For many, the very nature of IT is evolving as users demand faster provisioning, better scalability and more options to handle an ever-growing list of new applications and services that...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Top 10 Considerations for Getting Started with VMware Virtualization - Infographic

    Prospects that are exploring the best way to get started with virtualization. Through the infographic the prospect gets the facts about the VMware approach and learns why 8 out of 10 companies choose VMware.

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    IDC paper - Extending PC Life-Cycle Management and Client Virtualization with VMware Horizon Mirage

    PC life-cycle management (PCLM) solutions primarily focus on deploying or moving an application or an operating environment to a new user location. Functions include packaging, distributing, installing , and updating an application or an operating environment. These solutions provide a certain level of automation and are certainly more advanced than...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Tech Tips: VMware Horizon Mirage

    VMware® Horizon Mirage&#8482 is a layered image management solution that separates a PC into logical layers that either IT or the user own and manage. IT-owned layers are typically OS and corporate applications while user-owned layers consist of their own files and applications. The Horizon Mirage solution enables: ...

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  • eBooks // Oct 2013

    5 Ways to Improve Business Continuity

    IT infrastructure is a host to applications and services that enable employee productivity and drive revenue for your business. Your IT infrastructure is critical to the health of your business and an outage can have negative impact with long lasting or, in some cases, permanent damage.

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  • Research // Oct 2013

    BYOD: Snapshot of the emerging BYOD Landscape: Ready or Not, Here it Comes

    BYOD: Ready or Not, Here it Comes information on BYOD is on the Rise, Company vs Personal, End-users are Driving the Trend, What's Keeping You Awake? And When BYOD is Supported and Embraced GET READY.

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Forrester TEI Study: VMware Site Recovery Manager (full paper)

    In November 2012, VMware commissioned Forrester Consulting to examine the total economic impact and potential return on investment (ROI) enterprises may realize by deploying VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager (SRM). The purpose of this study is to provide readers with a framework to evaluate the potential financial impact of the...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Forrester TEI Study: VMware SRM (exec summary - 4 pg paper)

    In November 2012, VMware commissioned Forrester Consulting to examine the total economic impact and potential return on investment (ROI) enterprises may realize by deploying VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager (SRM). The purpose of this study is to provide readers with a framework to evaluate the potentialfinancial impact of the VMware...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Migrating to an Enterprise-Class Hybrid Cloud for Government: Top 5 Considerations

    VMware vCloud® Government Service provided by Carpathia® is an enterprise-class hybrid cloud solution built on vSphere®, which empowers government customers to leverage existing investments in applications and infrastructure. As a result, government agencies can avoid the cost and complexity of re-architecting and retraining sta¬ff for public cloud infrastructure that is...

    Sponsored By VMware

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    A Guide to Hybrid Cloud for Government Agencies An inside-out approach for extending your data center to the cloud

    The majority of government customers operate some combination of onsite and offsite IT environments and are struggling to manage both new and legacy applications and infrastructure. Enterprise-class hybrid cloud empowers government customers to leverage existing investments in applications and infrastructure, and avoid the complexity of having to rewrite applications to...

    Sponsored By VMware

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Top 7 Benefits of an Enterprise-Class Hybrid Cloud for Government

    VMware vCloud® Government Service provided by Carpathia® is an enterprise-class hybrid cloud service that delivers the tried and tested VMware capabilities widely used by government organizations today, with the added security and compliance assurance of FedRAMP authorization. The hybrid cloud is becoming more and more prevalent – in fact,...

    Sponsored By VMware

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    The Practitioner’s Guide to the VMware vCloud Suite: Top Five Questions

    This paper gives an overview of the editions, and addresses the top five questions asked by practitioners who want to better understand and effectively use the capabilities of vCloud Suite. Read more...

    Sponsored By VMware

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    Unrivalled Cloud Stories

    See how IT leaders in public and private sector organisations across Europe are delivering transformational results by building on the virtualization investments they’ve already made. Read more...

    Sponsored By VMware

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    See The Next Evolution Of Virtualization In Action

    Thinking about virtualizing your data centre to achieve new cost savings and agility benefits? Then take a closer look at the amazing management and performance advantages that only vSphere with Operations Management delivers. Read more...

    Sponsored By VMware

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    The Top Virtualization Myths Debunked

    The following information brief explores some of the most commonly expressed concerns about virtualization – to help you distinguish fact from fiction. Read more..

    Sponsored By VMware

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    Tech Tips: Backup and Recovery for Your IT Environment

    VMware vSphere® Data ProtectionTM is a backup-and-recovery solution that provides reliable, space-efficient, disk-based data protection for VMware virtual machines. Leveraging mature, proven technology from EMC Avamar, vSphere Data Protection is fully integrated with VMware vCenterTM Server and the vSphere Web Client – for easy deployment and management. Read more...

    Sponsored By VMware

  • White Papers // Jul 2013

    Tech Tips: VMware Horizon View

    Straight from our experts at VMware®, follow these technical tips for a successful and smooth implementation of VMware Horizon View™. From application requirements to end user expectations, reference these tips as you move to a virtual desktop infrastructure.

    Sponsored By VMware

  • eBooks // Oct 2013

    3 Compelling Reasons to Consider Desktop Virtualization

    If you have already experienced the benefits of server virtualization, it is time to find out what you can gain by extending virtualization to your desktops. In this eBook, find out how other VMware customers have extended their virtualization deployment to end-user computing and have uncovered significant benefits, such as...

    Sponsored By VMware

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    Migration Away From Windows XP: the Imperative for Change

    As many of you already know, support for Windows XP is coming to an end – but what does this really mean for your organization? Read this exclusive white paper to prepare for the end of Windows XP support.

    Sponsored By VMware

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    VMware AlwaysOn Workplace Solution for Financial Services

    Exceptional customer interactions result in satisfied customers and long-term engagements. Yet meeting customer expectations can prove difficult—and costly—if frontline employees cannot access critical client data or financial services applications because the data center or their desktop is down. As financial services firms look for ways to increase both customer and...

    Sponsored By VMware

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Desktop Virtualization for Wealth Management and Insurance

    The computer desktop has been in existence for a little over 30 years, but in the last 10 years it has moved to notebooks and increasingly towards smart mobile devices. Now with advancements in technology, the desktop is increasingly found in the cloud thanks to virtual desktop infrastructure.

    Sponsored By VMware

  • Webcasts // Jun 2014

    Financial Services Mobility Webinar brought to you by VMware and IDC

    What you will take away from the webinar: Perspective on today’s mobile financial enterprise Drivers and business imperatives for the growth of mobility Transformative nature of mobile innovation Style of IT that mobility brings to the financial enterprise

    Sponsored By VMware

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    Casting A Light On Shadow IT

    You may not be familiar with the term,but chances are Shadow IT is happening right now at your company. No longer content waiting for their companies’ IT help, today’s employees are taking action into their own hands by finding and using their own technology to solve work challenges as they...

    Sponsored By VMware

  • White Papers // May 2011

    Cloud-Scale Resource Management: Challenges and Techniques

    Managing resources at large scale while providing performance isolation and efficient use of underlying hardware is a key challenge for any cloud management software. Most Virtual Machine (VM) resource management systems like VMware DRS clusters, Microsoft PRO and Eucalyptus, do not currently scale to the number of hosts and VMs...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2011

    Integrating Desktop Virtualization Into Your Cloud Strategy: Plan Now for Near-Future Server Needs

    Virtualization is transforming the way organizations deploy, manage, and consume technology resources with the end goal being the creation of leaner and more cost effective IT environments. Although most of the focus on virtualization still centers on the data center, the technology can be used for much more than improving...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2011

    Cloud Security Myths and Strategies Uncovered

    Forward-thinking CSOs are embracing the right security strategy and exercising appropriate caution without dampening cloud optimism. By overcoming the number one perceived challenge—security—CIOs can move beyond their fears to pursue their IT transformation to cloud computing.

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  • White Papers // Apr 2011

    Business Agility and the True Economics of Cloud Computing

    New groundbreaking global survey findings demonstrate the true value of cloud computing to the business. While it is understood in the industry that cloud computing provides clear cost benefits, CIOs are having difficulty getting a true fix on the business value that cloud might offer beyond cost reduction. These survey...

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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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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    VMware Cloud Application Platform: Modernize Today's Apps. Build for Tomorrow's

    Competitive organizations demand that IT leaders increase the velocity of new application development. By improving time to market, enterprises can more effectively address competitive threats, accelerate success in new business opportunities and meet business objectives. Business applications are central to many strategic initiatives. Therefore, it is imperative for IT to...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2011

    VMware vCloud Architecture Toolkit: Private VMware vCloud Service Definition

    Cloud computing is an approach to computing that leverages the efficient pooling of on-demand, self-managed virtual infrastructure that is consumed as a service. The cloud computing approach - made possible by sophisticated automation, provisioning, management, and virtualization technologies - differs dramatically from the current IT model because it decouples data...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2011

    VMware vCloud Architecture Toolkit: Public VMware vCloud Service Definition

    Cloud computing is an approach to computing that leverages the efficient pooling of on-demand, self-managed virtual infrastructure that is consumed as a service. The cloud computing approach - made possible by sophisticated automation, provisioning, management, and virtualization technologies - differs dramatically from the current IT model because it decouples data...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2011

    VMware vCloud Architecture Toolkit: Architecting a VMware vCloud

    Architecting a VMware vCloud provides guidance to architect an Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) cloud based on VMware vCloud. This paper, combined with the private or public service definition, can help one navigate through the applicable design considerations for architecting a vCloud solution. Simplifying the delivery of resources to end users requires the...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2011

    VMware vCloud Architecture Toolkit: Operating a VMware vCloud

    Operating a VMware vCloud provides practical operations-focused, organizational, process, and supporting technology considerations and guidance based on the vCloud Operations Framework. The goal is to provide customers with the information they need to realize the benefits of proceeding along the journey of VMware vCloud adoption and providing Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) using...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2011

    VMware vCloud Architecture Toolkit: Consuming a VMware vCloud

    Business needs are continuously evolving and so are the business requirements for a vCloud. SLAs need to be continuously updated to reflect the current business requirements. Taking the previous example, if a thousand new business users are added to a particular application, it is likely the criticality will be increased...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2011

    VMware vCloud Architecture Toolkit: Hybrid VMware vCloud Use Case

    Hybrid vClouds are all about flexibility and a better cost structure. NewCo did not want to size for the peaks. They can overflow capacity into the vCloud when needed and only pay for what they use. To do so, they must decommission the resources that they have instantiated for the...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    How to Increase VMware Application Availability With Shared Storage

    Server virtualization has become indispensable for almost every IT environment, growing at a projected rate of over 100% per year, according to a recent IDC study. This growth is attributed to the fact that server virtualization improves IT management, reduces expenses and improves server utilization. But probably the key reason...

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  • White Papers // May 2009

    A Manufacturing Industry Guide to Maximizing Application Uptime and Minimizing Lifecycle Management Costs

    With the increasing deployment of plant-level IT solutions including Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES), the productivity of the entire facility suffers any time those systems are down. Managing the uptime and complexity of these application environments has never been more vital. But it must be done while keeping technology and staff...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    Enterprise-Class Cloud Services for Europe

    According to Lydia Leong of Gartner: "Most of the people strongly held one of two utterly opposing beliefs: that cloud computing was going to be the thing of the future and the way they and their companies would consume IT in the future, and that cloud computing would be something...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2009

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

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

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  • White Papers // Jul 2009

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

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

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  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    Performance Evaluation of Intel EPT Hardware Assist

    For the majority of common workloads, performance in a virtualized environment is close to that in a native environment. Virtualization does create some overheads, however. These come from the virtualization of the CPU, the MMU (Memory Management Unit), and the I/O devices. In some of their recent x86 processors AMD...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    Deploying in a Virtual Environment: SunGard's Ambit Reconciliation & Exception Management Solution

    For organizations looking to implement a matching and reconciliation with exceptions processing solution such as SunGard's Ambit intelliSUITE, there are a number of options to consider in determining the deployment methodology required to meet the needs of the business. One deployment option is to increase the number of physical servers...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    VMware VMFS Volume Management

    The VMware Virtual Machine File System (VMFS) is a powerful automated file system that simplifies storage management for virtual machines. VMFS also serves as a cluster volume manager to ease the management of shared storage resources within a cluster of VMware ESX hosts. As a volume manager, VMFS serves as...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    Microsoft SQL Server and VMware Virtual Infrastructure

    Microsoft SQL Server is a very popular and widely deployed general purpose database server supported on Windows Server operating systems. Microsoft has consistently invested to ensure that SQL Server provides a comprehensive general purpose database platform that is competitive with Oracle, IBM DB2, and MySQL. Because SQL Server is...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2009

    Storage Considerations for VMware View

    VMware View is an enterprise?]class virtual desktop manager that securely connects authorized users to centralized virtual desktops. It provides a complete, end?]to?]end solution that improves control and manageability and provides a familiar desktop experience. Storage is the foundation of any VMware View implementation. This paper is intended for architects and...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Best Practices Guide: Network Convergence With Emulex LP21000 CNA & VMware ESX Server

    Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) technology enables convergence of storage and LAN networks in enterprise data centers. The key benefits of the technology include cost savings and improved operational efficiencies in deploying and maintaining enterprise data centers. But the technology is new and deployment configurations are less well understood compared...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2008

    VMware View 3: Designing a Scalable Server and Storage Architecture With VMware Infrastructure 3, Dell EqualLogic PS5000XV, and Dell PowerEdge 2950 Servers

    This paper describes the results of work done by VMware in conjunction with Dell to create a scalable server and storage architecture for VMware View environments. The configuration presented here uses a building block approach for sizing VMware View environments built on VMware Infrastructure 3, Dell PowerEdge 2950 servers and...

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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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