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  • Webcasts // Mar 2013

    What’s New in VMware View 5.1: Technical Deep Dive

    VMware View™ 5.1 helps deliver desktop as a service from your cloud, while enabling end-user freedom and IT control. Join us for this technical webcast where we will cover what’s new in VMware View 5.1. 

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2012

    Forrester Total Economic Impact of VMware View

    In August 2012, VMware commissioned Forrester Consulting to examine the total economic impact and potential return on investment (ROI) enterprises may realize by efficiently managing their virtual desktop infrastructure from a single console using VMware View. The purpose of this study is to provide readers with a framework to evaluate...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    IDC Technology Spotlight: Virtualize Desktiops for Better Management and Operations Across Devices

    Centralized virtual desktop (CVD) technology is an innovation receiving closer attention today as itspotential impact on IT departments and users becomes clearer. The push for client virtualization technologies originated with organizations that successfully implemented server virtualization. Now, customers are intrigued by the possibility of a better desktop management model. They're...

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  • eBooks // Apr 2013

    Beyond Cost Savings: Four Compelling Reasons to Expand Virtualization of Your IT Environment

    Cost savings is a key benefit of virtualization that you may have already experienced, but what else can be gained through expansion of your virtualized IT environment? In this eBook, find out how other VMware® customers have extended their virtualization deployment and have uncovered significant benefits, such as simplified IT...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Why Choose VMware View over Citrix XenDesktop

    The report examines a side-by-side comparison of VMware View 4 and Citrix XenDesktop. While the desktop virtualization landscape may appear to be crowded with options, customers can have confidence in their choice with VMware? View, because it's the only end-to-end integrated solution built for delivering desktops as a managed service....

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Enabling Optimal Windows 7 Migration with VMware

    While the benefits of moving up to Windows 7 are compelling, the migration path introduces many challenges, including: application compatibility, recoding custom apps, managing hardware provisioning and redeployment, avoiding downtime during migration, and carrying over user settings, data, and applications. Learn about how VMware View helps address these and other...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    VMware CEO, Paul Maritz, and CTO and SVO of R&D, Dr. Stephen Herrod, talk about the impact of VMware View 4

    VMware CEO, Paul Maritz, and CTO and SVP of R&D, Dr. Stephen Herrod, talk about the impact of VMware View 4 on desktop virtualization. VMware View 4 is the industry's first purpose built solution for delivering desktops as a managed service. Transform desktop management into a simplified and automated process,...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    Ten Ways to Get More from Your IT Budget

    As an SMB, you're always on the look out for innovative ways to cut costs without affecting business output or future growth. Did you know that server consolidation and virtualization solutions present the most effective path to IT cost savings? Read this informative white paper to find out how VMware...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    Saving Your Servers from Disaster Using VMware Virtualization

    Disasters?natural or man-made?can wreak havoc on your IT infrastructure and severely impair your ability to conduct business. Even a minute of downtime on a single server can cost millions in lost revenue. Fortunately, virtualization enables hardware independence that prevents the effects of server downtime caused by any type of disaster...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2013

    Tech Tips: VMware vSphere Data Protection

    Straight from our experts at VMware®, follow these technical tips for a successful and smooth implementation of VMware vSphere® Data Protection™. From retention policies to best practices for deploying appliances, reference these tips as you create or improve your data protection plan.

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  • eBooks // Jul 2013

    5 Tech Tips ebook

    Read the Tech Tips eBook to see how easy it is to get started with virtualization right now.

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  • White Papers // Apr 2012

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

    In Total Cost Comparison: VMware vSphere vs. Microsoft Hyper-V, learn why the total cost of ownership (TCO) is the ultimate measure to compare IT infrastructure platforms. TCO incorporates the purchase and support costs of the platform along with the ongoing operational and management expenses.

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  • White Papers // Aug 2012

    Comparative Management Cost Study: Managing VMware vSphere Using Microsoft System Center Increases Costs 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, including Microsoft Corporation with the Microsoft System Center 2012 suite. Microsoft makes this claim for the latest release of its comprehensive System Center suite...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2012

    At a Glance: The VMware Advantage Over Hyper-V 3

    Compare vSphere 5.1 to Microsoft’s Hyper-V 3 to find out which virtualization platform enables you to run business critical apps at the lowest total cost of ownership.

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2009

    VMware Case Study: MSK Kikinda

    MSK Kikinda used 8 Windows and 1 GNU/Linux server before choosing the VMware solution. The Server hardware was outdated and server functions were often entrusted to unreliable desktop PC hardware. MSK Kikinda First virtualized SAP Project in Serbia, providing a consolidated infrastructure for 17 SAP Instances and other 14 services....

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2009

    Murray & Roberts Construction Builds a VMware Virtual Foundation With First Technology to Flex With Their Business Needs

    Murray & Roberts is South Africa's leading engineering, contracting and construction services company, with a primary focus on the resources-driven construction markets in industry & mining, oil & gas and power & energy in Africa, Middle East, Southeast Asia, Australasia and North America. Murray & Roberts wanted a flexible IT...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    MYTRAK Health System Inc. and Fusepoint Managed Services

    MYTRAK Health System is a health and wellness company delivering solutions that engage people to get fit, stay fit, and make better choices in their day-to-day lives. MYTRAK Health System wanted to support over a million users at 4,000 separate health clubs with a highly available, scalable, and cost-effective fitness...

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2009

    VMware Case Study: Newcastle College

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

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    NTUC Takes a First Step Towards Utility Computing Future With VMware Virtual Infrastructure, Saves Millions While Enhancing Service

    The National Trades Union Congress (NTUC) is Singapore's largest a federation of trade unions, consisting of more than sixty unions, nine cooperatives, and six affiliated organizations. The IT department, which had not increased in team size, was responsible for 46 servers and more than 1,000 users from 29 organizations. The...

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  • Case Studies // Sep 2009

    VMware Case Study: Hay Group

    As a global management-consulting firm with 85 locations in 47 countries, Hay Group's lifeblood is its IT infrastructure. Hay Group wanted to vastly improve IT services across a global network while cutting spending dramatically. Hay Group used VMware technology to improve the availability of vital applications while paring costs to...

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2008

    Hills Industries Boosts Citrix Performance and Scalability Using VMware Virtualization

    Developer in 1946 of the famous Hills Hoist clothesline, Lance Hill founded a company that has grown into a diversified manufacturer focused on three lines of business: home, hardware, and ecological products; electronic security and entertainment products; and building and industrial products. Hills Industries wanted to deliver a dynamic, flexible,...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2008

    VMware Case Study: Hindustan Petroleum Corporation

    Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd (HPCL) is India's second largest petroleum refining and marketing organization and a Fortune 500 company. HPCL needed to address underutilization of existing resources, contain server sprawl, deploy applications faster, and improve infrastructure manageability. VMware Infrastructure enabled HPCL to reduce hardware and data center costs, while improving...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2009

    Virtualization Technology Adopted for ASP/BPO Service Platform Using SAP Completion of SAP Upgrade Project Involving Large-Scale Server Integration and Virtualization Brought Forward by Half a Year

    Human Resource Management Service & Consulting Co., Ltd. (HRMSC), a supplier of ASP (application service provider) and BPO (business process outsourcing) services for large corporations using an SAP platform, was facing an increasing system administration burden due to operating approximately 140 servers, each of which was fine-tuned to particular customer...

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2011

    Indiana University Virtualizes Mission-Critical Oracle Databases

    The Kelley School of Business at Indiana University is a premier business school ranked in the top 25 nationally according to U.S. News and World Report. The Kelley School of Business at Indiana University wanted to decrease server deployment time for faculty special projects; reduce amount of physical hardware; reduce...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2008

    VMware Case Study: IndyMac Bank

    IndyMac Bank is the seventh-largest savings and loan and the second-largest independent mortgage lender in the nation. One of the nation's largest independent mortgage lenders, IndyMac Bank reached the limits of its data center's power and cooling capacity, even as the company continued to grow. IndyMac deployed VMware Infrastructure 3...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    VMware Case Study: InfoSpace, Inc.

    Since 1996, InfoSpace, Inc. has developed search tools and technologies to enable consumers to quickly and easily find relevant content and information on the internet. InfoSpace, Inc. wanted to move commercial and corporate application and database servers to new data centers and infrastructure within three months. VMware virtual infrastructure enables...

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  • Case Studies // Sep 2009

    VMware Case Study: Insurance.com

    Insurance.com is the largest insurance quote resource company in the United States; it is based in Ohio and opened its doors nine years ago. Insurance.com needed to reduce costs and server sprawl, and increase its efficiency and its ability to manage its large IT environment. Insurance.com engaged Champion to phase...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Intergaz Central Asia JSC

    Joint Stock Company Intergaz Central Asia is the largest gas transmission company in Kazakhstan. The main activities of the company include operation and maintenance of the system of cross-country gas pipelines and domestic transmission of natural gas as well as international transit. Intergaz Central Asia wanted the server count to...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2009

    VMware Case Study: International Islamic University Malaysia

    Founded in 1983, the International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM) offers a unique educational model that integrates Islamic values and ethics into its curriculum. IIUM wanted a sprawling server environment which was proving difficult, expensive and time-consuming to manage, and did not deliver the high levels of availability demanded by 15,000...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2009

    VMware Case Study: ISS Facility Services Australia Ltd

    ISS Facility Services Australia Ltd is one of the country's largest facilities services providers with annual revenues exceeding A$725 million and a workforce of more than 22,000. ISS Facility Services Australia wanted to develop a dynamic, scalable infrastructure to support demand from unified business and reduce environmental footprint. VMware Infrastructure...

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  • Case Studies // May 2010

    VMware Case Study: J & H Bunn Ltd

    J&H Bunn has been responsible for the most significant innovations in its industry over the last forty years. Over the past 14 years, the company has witnessed considerable growth and has now just under 100 laptops and PCs in circulation. J&H Bunn wanted to reduce physical server sprawl and decrease...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2009

    VMware Case Study: Pronto Software

    Pronto Software is a leading Australian developer of enterprise resource planning applications with a product suite underpinned by the flagship PRONTO-Xi system. Pronto Software wanted to deliver an infrastructure that could reduce strain on the facilities at the primary datacenter. Pronto Software deployed VMware Infrastructure which enables physical hardware consolidation...

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2009

    Radio Television of Serbia Builds Virtual Desktop Infrastructure Using VMware Infrastructure to Deliver Press Center Desktops During Eurovision Song Contest '08

    Radio Television of Serbia faced a significant challenge in delivering desktop resources to around 3500 journalists covering the Eurovision Song Contest 2008. Radio Television wanted to create an efficient and easily managed desktop infrastructure for the Eurovision Song Contest '08 press center. Radio Television of Serbia deployed VMware Infrastructure 3...

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2008

    VMware Case Study: Religare Securities

    Religare Securities Limited is one of India's leading equities and securities firms and offers services spanning equity broking, depository participant, portfolio management, institutional brokerage and research, investment banking and corporate finance. Religare Securities Limited wanted to support expansion of branch numbers across India while ensuring maximum utilization of datacenter capacity...

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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 // 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 // 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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  • Case Studies // Feb 2010

    VMware Case Study: Kronos Incorporated

    Kronos Incorporated (Kronos) is a workforce management software company based in Chelmsford, Massachusetts. Kronos wanted to reverse server sprawl and hardware and energy costs in corporate datacenter and Hosting and Managed Services datacenter; streamline IT administration; and provide stable infrastructure for critical applications and databases. Kronos leveraged VMware Infrastructure 3...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2009

    VMware Case Study: Lagan Group

    Lagan Group is a diverse group of companies engaged primarily in the manufacture and supply of construction materials, civil engineering, surfacing, house building and property development. Lagan Group wanted to curb physical server sprawl and lower the Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) across the IT infrastructure and to implement a...

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2009

    Powerhouse Museum Exhibits Improved Performance With Virtualization Deployment

    Headquartered in the inner-Sydney suburb of Ultimo and with locations at the Sydney Observatory and Castle Hill in the city's northwest, the Powerhouse Museum holds 385,000 items of historical, scientific, industrial, artistic or technological value. inner-Sydney wanted to enhance backup, redundancy and disaster recovery capabilities, reduce IT management load and...

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