Virtualization

Business are reaping the rewards of faster, simplified and efficient infrastructures through virtualization.

  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    ESG Whitepaper - VMware's vSphere Storage Appliance: High Availability for Small IT Operations

    Learn how small and midsized businesses are increasingly adopting virtualization to deliver consolidation, improve data back up and disaster recovery and increase security with an in-depth new paper from the Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG). Learn directly from your peer's experiences and see why VMware's solutions are perfect for the growing...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Enterprise Strategy Group Analyst Whitepaper - VMware View and Desktop Virtualization

    Desktop virtualization is quickly becoming a top IT priority as businesses of all sizes adapt to the proliferation of endpoint devices, mobilization of the workforce, and simplified endpoint management. Desktop virtualization is now ready for prime time and chances are high that some segment of the employee population could benefit...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2012

    Address Key Desktop Virtualization Use Cases with VMware View

    As desktop virtualization garners more momentum, IT organizations are looking for a solution that is cost-effective and easy to deploy, manage, and scale. VMware View meets these requirements with a proven desktop virtualization solution designed to optimize both end user freedom and IT management and control. View provides a comprehensive...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2012

    Introduction to Virtual Desktop Infrastructure with VMware View

    Although the capital expenditures for traditional computers have decreased over time, the operational costs of managing these desktops have increased significantly because of the escalating complexity of tasks, labor costs and security concerns. End users are also tied to a single piece of hardware to access all their data and...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2012

    Quantifying the Business Value of VMware View - Webcast

    Many enterprises have discovered that the use of virtualization to support desktop workloads creates a range of significant benefits. These benefits include price efficiencies, improved IT management and greater agility and choice for end users. This VMware sponsored webcast with IDC will provide both quantitative measurement of the business...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2012

    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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  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    Reducing the Complexity of Virtualization for Small and Midsized Businessess

    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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  • Podcasts // Jun 2013

    Introduction to ESXi

    Brian Watrous, VCI, discusses how to transition to ESXi 5.1. This first video introduces ESXi and is intended for VMware vSphere administrators managing VMware ESX 4.x hosts but want to leverage the advanced features of VMware ESXi 5.1.

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  • Podcasts // Jun 2013

    vSphere Snapshot Overview

    Joe Desmond, VMware Certified Instructor, provides an overview of the vSphere Snapshot tool to support guest O/S administrators. Snapshots allow safe change to virtual machines without the worry of failed implementation.

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  • Podcasts // Jan 2013

    Chalk Talk Video Series (1): Enabling Virtualization and More with VMware

    Chris Westphal, VMware Sr. Marketing Manager discusses how VMware solutions help you reduce operation expenses (opex), capital expenses (capex), and increases availability and efficiency in your IT environment.

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  • Webcasts // Jul 2013

    VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager 5.1 QuickStart Series Part 1: SRM Preparation and Setup

    VMware vCenter™ Site Recovery Manager™ (SRM) is the market-leading disaster recovery product that complements VMware vSphere® to ensure the simplest and most reliable disaster protection for all virtualized applications. In this first webcast in a two-part series, we will discuss SRM architecture, setting up and configuring sites, and creating protection...

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  • Videos // Jul 2013

    Chalk Talk Video Series (2): Realizing the Full Benefits of VMware vSphere with Operations Management

    Chris Westphal, VMware Sr. Marketing Manager discusses how to increase the value you can get from vSphere with Operations Management and your VMware virtualized environment from VMware.

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  • Videos // Jul 2013

    Chalk Talk Video Series (4): Simplifying Disaster Recovery with VMware

    Chris Westphal, VMware Sr. Marketing Manager discusses how to protect your business from the effects of a potential disaster in your IT environment with solutions from VMware.

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  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    Meeting the Challenges of Virtualization Security

    Virtualization enables the organization to attain significant gains in efficiency and cost-effectiveness, along with the additional benefits of a greener consolidated datacenter, increased scalability and improved time to resource fulfillment. Unfortunately, the advantages of virtualization are balanced by increased risk exposure as virtual systems in the datacenter face many of...

    Provided By Trend Micro

  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    Meeting the Challenges of Virtualization Security: Server Defenses for Virtual Machines

    Virtualization enables the organization to attain significant gains in efficiency and cost-effectiveness, along with the additional benefits of a greener consolidated datacenter, increased scalability and improved time to resource fulfillment. Unfortunately, the advantages of virtualization are balanced by increased risk exposure as virtual systems in the datacenter face many of...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    Trend Micro: Cost-Effective Virtualization Security

    Virtualization can help the organization achieve significant datacenter operations savings - one can reduce hardware costs and energy demands and achieve greater flexibility in deploying mission-critical software applications. Organizations have leveraged consolidation to attain deployment of 10 or more Virtual Machines (VMs) for each physical server in their IT infrastructure...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2009

    Improving IT Infrastructure With Change Management

    With more and more enterprise systems moving to virtual IT environments, it is important to take the necessary steps to safeguard the entire enterprise. The presenters describe how virtualization is changing the management of IT environments, and what the organization can do to successfully take advantage of this enterprise-changing technology,...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2009

    Controlling Virtualization Security Risks: Tips From the Experts

    The need for increased computing agility, coupled with the increasing cost and complexity of IT systems, has driven the rapid adoption of virtualization technologies. While virtualization has operational and economic rewards, the reality is that when information security controls are improperly implemented or neglected in virtualized environments, real security risks...

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  • Webcasts // May 2009

    Practical VM Security Techniques for Internal and External Virtualized Infrastructures

    Jumping onto the virtualization bandwagon makes great economic sense but can be risky if done without proper security measures. The presenter of this webcast discusses current trends in virtual infrastructure security while offering practical techniques for securely managing today's virtual infrastructures. The attendee will learn new approaches for virtualization security,...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2011

    Desktop Virtualization in K-12 schools: Reducing costs, Saving Time and Delivering Anytime, Anywhere Access to Students and Staff

    This paper will show how desktop virtualization can positively position educational institutions for the future, enabling them to reduce expenses through hard dollar savings and time efficiencies while delivering the experience that students, faculty and staff need and desire. Through the experiences of Babylon School District, as well as Manchester...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2011

    Desktop Virtualization: Colleges and Universities Reach a New Horizon as they Cut Infrastructure Spending and Improve Computer Services

    It explores the potential advantages of using desktop virtualization for PCs rather than taking the traditional approach where every computer in an educational institution has its own operating system, resident applications, memory, processing power, and storage. The methodology for this document is based on in-depth customer interviews. We talked with...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2011

    10 Reasons to Modernize the Desktop: CIO

    IT departments require a solution that meets the evolving needs of the business, employees, and IT - something not possible with a traditional PC model. Desktop modernization is about evolving from the PC-centric model to a user-centric model. This paper illustrates the benefits of moving beyond the physical PC to...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2011

    Introduction to Virtualization

    This video webcast is designed to help those with little to no virtualization experience understand why virtualization and VMware are so important to driving down both capital and operational costs. The session will start with the introduction of the key concepts and technologies of virtualization, introduce the vSphere Hypervisor, and...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2011

    Virtualize Business-Critical Applications with Confidence

    Virtualizing business-critical applications has become a key focus for organizations as they move along their virtualization journey. With the launch of VMware vSphere? 5, VMware is helping customers accelerate the deployment of business-critical applications, including Exchange, SQL, SAP and Oracle. Attend this webcast to learn about: ...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2011

    ESG Analyst White Paper - VMware's vSphere Storage Appliance: High Availability for Small IT Operations

    Learn how small and midsized businesses are increasingly adopting virtualization to deliver consolidation, improve data back up and disaster recovery and increase security with an in-depth new paper from the Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG). Learn directly from your peer's experiences and see why VMware's solutions are perfect for the growing...

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2011

    Forrester Total Economic Impact (TEI) Case Study - Oracle

    In this paper, Forrester Consulting examines the total economic impact and potential return on investment (ROI) realized by three Enterprise organizations as they virtualized mission-critical Oracle databases on the VMware vSphere platform. The purpose of this study is to provide readers with a framework to evaluate the potential financial impact...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2012

    The Hidden Truth About Virtualizing Business-Critical Applications

    This IDG whitepaper highlights key findings based on the Quickpoll Survey conducted with more than 300 Enterprise and Commercial IT decision makers worldwide about the state of their virtualization of business critical applications. This paper answers such questions as: What drivers are pushing companies to extend virtualization beyond servers? and...

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  • Webcasts // Feb 2010

    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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  • Webcasts // Mar 2012

    VMware vSphere 5 QuickStart Series Part 3: Management with VMware vCenter Server

    This presentation will be available to audience members until November 16, 2012 at 09:00 AM Pacific Standard Time. Who should view: IT Professionals looking to gain a technical understanding of VMware vSphere 5, specifically VMware vCenter Server. Recommended pre-requisites: Virtualization 101 or a basic understanding of virtualization concepts...

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  • Webcasts // Apr 2009

    Best Practices for Capacity and Configuration Management With Virtual Infrastructure

    Capacity and configuration management are often misunderstood or overlooked when virtual infrastructures are first deployed. The presenter of this webcast examines practical capacity management practices, with a special focus on ensuring that applications meet required service levels. Attendees will learn about setting alert thresholds, dynamic VM load balancing and ensuring...

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  • Webcasts // Apr 2009

    Ensuring High Availability With VMware vSphere

    VMware once again raises the bar for providing simple and cost-effective application high availability with VMware vSphere 4. Tune in to hear about VMware Fault Tolerance (FT), a new feature in VMware vSphere that provides continuous availability to applications in the event of hardware failures. This webcast also covers enhancements...

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  • Webcasts // Apr 2009

    VMware vSphere 4 Unveiled: Get Ready for the Next Generation of IT Services

    VMware vSphere 4, the next generation of products from VMware, is poised to transform datacenters into efficient, shared, resilient cloud infrastructures and enable IT organizations to deliver the next generation of flexible and reliable IT services. This webcast gives an overview of how VMware vSphere dramatically reduces capital and operating...

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  • Webcasts // Apr 2009

    Sneak Peek: VMware vCenter Server

    As datacenters standardize on virtualization, virtualization management requirements become very critical. The presenters of this webcast provides a sneak peek into VMware vCenter product directions announced at VMworld 2008 that enable large-scale management and monitoring of virtual environments. The attendee will learn how VMware vCenter Server, the central access point...

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  • Webcasts // Apr 2009

    VMware VSphere 4: The Best Platform for Business-Critical Applications

    There are many reasons to deploy tier-1 applications on VMware such as database consolidation, simple availability for Microsoft Exchange, and faster application lifecycle for SAP and Oracle. VMware vSphere 4 runs business-critical applications, including Exchange, SQL, Oracle and SAP, with breakthrough performance and outstanding reliability. The presenter of this webcast...

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  • Webcasts // Apr 2009

    Improve Application Security With VMware vSphere 4

    VMware vShield Zones, a new capability in VMware vSphere 4, enables network partitioning of virtual datacenters across logical organizational and trust boundaries, with virtualization-aware visibility and VMware VMotion compatibility. VMware vShield Zones provides convenient, secure virtualization of Internet-facing DMZs, compliance with firewalling and network segmentation requirements of PCI and regulatory...

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  • Webcasts // Apr 2009

    Optimizing Microsoft Application Development Processes With VMware and CI Advantage

    Application development and QA teams who rely on the Microsoft development platform can benefit tremendously from virtualization and continuous integration processes by leveraging virtual lab automation and integration tools that plug right into the development environment. The presenter of this webcast gives demonstration of VMware vCenter Lab Manager and CI...

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  • Webcasts // Aug 2011

    VMware TV Series: Introduction to Virtualization

    Virtualization is a proven software technology that is rapidly transforming the IT landscape and fundamentally changing the way people compute. This video webcast, part of the VMware TV Series, provides a basic overview of virtualization solutions from VMware® and explains the technology and products that enable these solutions. In...

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  • Webcasts // Jul 2009

    Technical Track: Virtualize Your Applications With VMware ThinApp

    VMware ThinApp delivers agentless application virtualization to simplify application deployment, reduce QA time and eliminate application conflicts. The attendee of this webcast will learn how to package applications once and deploy to different OS platforms. The attendee will also learn how to benefit from agentless application virtualization and deliver applications...

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  • Webcasts // Jul 2009

    Reduce IT Costs With VMware View Composer and EMC Storage Deduplication

    VMware server virtualization has been transformative in significantly driving down costs associated with building, deploying and managing IT assets. Many customers today are looking at virtual desktop solutions as a way to extend those real TCO benefits more broadly by driving down the costs of managing and maintaining a traditional...

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  • Webcasts // Sep 2009

    VMware and NetApp Virtualization: The Right Investment for a Tough Economy

    The presenters of this webcast discuss how VMware virtualization can provide the company a competitive cost advantage, and the various ways to reduce costs and gain efficiencies in the datacenter. The attendee will also discover why NetApp is the essential storage platform for VMware, and how NetApp can help to...

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