Virtualization

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

  • Webcasts // Aug 2009

    Virtualizing Tier 1 Apps on VMware vSphere 4: Exchange, SQL, Oracle, SAP

    Unfortunately, application teams are often reluctant to virtualize their Tier 1 applications. Infrastructure teams can accelerate the adoption of virtualization by demonstrating the value of the VMware vSphere internal cloud for these applications. The presenter of this webcast will show how VMware vSphere can run large, performance sensitive applications such...

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  • Webcasts // Jul 2009

    VMware Virtualization: The Right Investment for a Tough Economy

    Now more than ever, IT organizations must find a way to cut costs quickly and dramatically. In this tough economic environment, budgets are being squeezed and IT departments are expected to "Do more with less." Analysts and CIOs agree that virtualization is the most strategic IT investment a company can...

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  • Webcasts // Jul 2009

    What's New in VMware vCenter Lab Manager 4

    Want to find out how to benefit from the new features in VMware vCenter Lab Manager 4? The attendee of this webcast will learn more about the new self-service capabilities for application owners, development and QA, training, and support teams, as well as the new administrative features that simplify IT...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2008

    SQL Server Workload Consolidation: VMware ESX 3.5

    Database workloads are very diverse. While most database servers are lightly loaded, larger database workloads can be resource-intensive, exhibiting high I/O rates or consuming large amounts of memory. With improvements in virtualization technology and hardware, even servers running large database workloads run well in virtual machines. Servers running Microsoft's SQL...

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  • Webcasts // Nov 2009

    Introducing the VMware vCenter Product Family: What Top Performers Know About Managing Virtualized Environments

    There are more opportunities than ever before to achieve greater efficiency and control of the IT operations with dynamic infrastructure. And managing IT as a service is a critical ingredient to the success. This webcast will help to evolve toward a service-centric management model and reduce the cost and complexity...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2009

    Simplifying Management of Your Virtual Environment With vMware VCenter Orchestrator

    The attendee of this webcast will learn how one can automate workflows and easily automate frequently repeated processes without manual intervention. With VMware vCenter Orchestrator, a great new capability in VMware vCenter Server, one can simplify management of the virtual environment and reduce operating costs.

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2009

    Deliver LAN-Like Performance for VMware View to Branch Offices and Mobile Users

    Desktop virtualization dramatically simplifies IT infrastructure, provides greater enterprise data security and enables cost effective IT utilization and management. While some desktop virtualization products attempt to use communication protocols designed for Wide Area Networks (WANs), even these products run into two fundamental challenges when trying to support users located across...

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  • Webcasts // Nov 2009

    Save Time and Money With Virtualization

    In these difficult economic times, everyone is being pressed to do more with less. By applying technologies and techniques like server virtualization, leading CIOs have prepared themselves to weather the storm with dramatic economic and operational results. The attendee of this webcast will listen to Government Technology and the Center...

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  • Webcasts // Jun 2009

    Securing Shared Virtual Infrastructure With Virtual Firewalls

    Enterprises and service providers are increasingly sharing physical hosts among multiple departments and customers, requiring strong isolation between virtual machines. The new VMware VMsafe APIs in VMware vSphere 4 enable virtual firewalls to deliver fine-grained policy control of virtual machine traffic and network segmentation in a shared virtual environment. Security...

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  • Webcasts // Jun 2009

    Reduce Costs and Stimulate Your Business With Virtual Infrastructure

    Virtualization is a proven way to reduce capital expenditures and operating costs, and in this turbulent economy, the right virtualization solution can help the business remain viable and competitive while keeping an eye on future growth. The attendee of this webcast learn about advanced solutions one can employ today to...

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  • Webcasts // May 2009

    Successful Virtual Desktop Deployments With VMware: Where to Start and Proven Best Practices

    Architecture and product selection are critical elements of successful virtual desktop deployments that directly impact the virtual desktop infrastructure's ability to realize a Return On Investment (ROI) and ensure user acceptance. The presenter of this webcast focuses on the necessary virtual infrastructure, server, storage, network and security architectural decisions that...

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  • Webcasts // Apr 2009

    Sneak Peek: VMware vCenter Chargeback

    The presenters of this webcast describe how VMware vCenter Chargeback will deliver a simple cost accounting structure for the virtualized environment in 2009. Using an allocation or utilization model (or perhaps both in combination), administrators will now have the ability to report on costs across storage, CPU, I/O and many...

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  • Webcasts // Jun 2009

    Customer Spotlight: How the University of Toledo Cut Costs and Increased Accessibility for Students With Virtual Desktops

    The presenters from the University of Toledo will share their experience with VMware virtualization. The attendee will learn how the university leverages virtual desktops and VMware View to provide students with access to university-licensed software from anywhere with an Internet connection, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

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  • Webcasts // Jun 2009

    Complete Disaster Recovery With VMware Site Recovery Manager and EMC

    Although disaster recovery in a virtualized environment presents unique challenges, the main objective remains the same - the ability to restart the business and meet the critical RPO and RTO goals. EMC offers the most trusted solutions in the market today by combining VMware Site Recovery Manager with EMC replication...

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  • Webcasts // Jun 2009

    Managing and Deduplicating Data in Virtualized Environments With VMware and CommVault

    The accelerating growth and deployment of server virtualization within the datacenter introduces a new set of challenges in managing and protecting volumes of data on physical and virtual systems. As one of the industry's leading data protection solutions, CommVault Simpana software directly addresses all the challenges of data management and...

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  • Webcasts // Jun 2009

    VMware vSphere 4 QuickStart Series Part 1: Install and Configure ESXi

    The presenter of this webcast teaches administrators how to install, configure and manage VMware ESXi or VMware vSphere 4. The presenter focuses on deployment architecture of VMware vSphere 4 Installing and configuring ESXi and configuring networking and iSCSI, NAS and Fibre Channel shared storage.

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  • Webcasts // Jun 2009

    New Performance Enhancements in VMware vSphere 4

    VMware vSphere 4 includes key changes that will enhance the scalability, efficiency and performance maximums as compared to previous versions of VMware Infrastructure. The presenter explains these features in detail and includes benchmark data on enterprise applications that highlight performance gains.

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  • Webcasts // May 2009

    State and Local Government Agencies Use VMware for Consolidation and Energy Efficiency

    The attendee of this webcast will learn more about how state and local government agencies are using VMware virtualization solutions to consolidate datacenters, resulting in increased productivity and reduced energy consumption. This webcast is a great opportunity to learn the basics of virtualization.

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  • Webcasts // May 2009

    Improve Virtualization Management With VMware vCenter Server 4

    VMware vCenter Server 4 introduces several new capabilities that maximize operational efficiency and enable large scale management and monitoring of VMware vSphere 4 environments. The presenter of this webcast discusses how vCenter Server simplifies day-to-day operations, making virtualized environments easier to control and administer. This webcast also includes a deep-dive...

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  • Webcasts // Apr 2009

    Sneak Peek: VMware vCenter AppSpeed

    The presenter of this webcast will cover both how the technology can be used to perform an "Assured Migration" of an application from physical to virtual, as well as how VMware Infrastructure administrators can guarantee quality of services to an organization's application owners. The attendee of this webcast will learn...

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  • Webcasts // May 2009

    Customer Spotlight: City of San Diego Uses Virtualization for Consolidation and Application Deployment

    The attendee of this webcast will learn how the City of San Diego, California is using VMware virtualization solutions to consolidate servers and make application deployment easier while increasing productivity and easing the IT budget. The attendee will find out how virtualization optimizes existing IT infrastructure and reduces IT power,...

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  • Webcasts // May 2009

    Virtualized SQL Server Performance With VMware

    VMware conducted a six-month intensive research project on the virtualization of Microsoft SQL Server. While a very large number of VMware customers were virtualizing demanding SQL instances, there remained many skeptics of the ability of VMware ESX to maintain performance of this critical application. The presenters detail the findings of...

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  • Webcasts // May 2009

    Improving Healthcare Systems and Services With VMware, MEDITECH and Perot Systems

    MEDITECH healthcare organizations recognize the value of their technology investment and its long-term impact on every aspect of their organization throughout the continuum of care. The technology solutions available from the MEDITECH Solutions Group within Perot Systems are designed to optimize and extend the value of MEDITECH systems throughout their...

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  • Webcasts // May 2009

    Making the Business Case for VMware vSphere

    VMware vSphere 4, the next generation of VMware technology, brings several innovative game-changing technologies to IT. But how to translate the benefits of these technologies to hard numbers and convince the teams to move to VMware vSphere? The attendee of this webcast will learn why it makes best business sense...

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  • Webcasts // May 2009

    Simplify Network Administration With vNetwork Enhancements in VMware vSphere 4

    VMware vSphere 4 introduces VMware vNetwork technology, which greatly expands the virtual networking feature set while simplifying configuration and administration. This webcast takes a close look at configuring and using VMware vNetwork Distributed Switch, including some of the enhanced features such as private VLANs. This webcast also take a look...

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  • Webcasts // Apr 2009

    Technical Track: Reference Architecture Guide for a Successful VMware View Deployment

    Built and validated by VMware and supporting partners, VMware View reference architectures are designed to address common use cases, such as enterprise desktop replacement, remote access, business process outsourcing and disaster recovery. The architectures described in this guide offer standard, repeatable, scalable designs that can be adapted to specific environments...

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  • Webcasts // Jul 2009

    VMware vSphere 4 QuickStart Series Part 4: Monitoring, Availability, Back Up and Next Steps

    The presenter of this webcast will teach administrators how to install, configure and manage VMware vSphere 4. The attendee of this webcast will learn how monitor virtual machine performance for basic troubleshooting and configure VMware Data Recovery Manager to back up and restore virtual machines.

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  • Webcasts // Jun 2009

    VMware vSphere 4 QuickStart Series Part 3: Cluster Setup, Availability and Load Balancing

    The presenter of this webcast teaches administrators how to install, configure and manage VMware vSphere 4. The attendee of this webcast will learn how to set up a virtual machine cluster, also known as a resource pool and configure VMware HA to provide application high availability.

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  • Webcasts // Jun 2009

    How to Upgrade From VMware Infrastructure 3 to VMware VSphere 4

    The presenter of this webcast will cover the details of how to successfully migrate from VMware Infrastructure 3 to VMware vSphere 4 and get to a point of parity with respect to the following capabilities: VMware VMotion, VMware Storage VMotion, VMware High Availability (HA) and VMware Distributed Resource Scheduler (DRS)....

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  • Webcasts // Jun 2009

    VMware vSphere 4 QuickStart Series Part 2: VM Management With VMware vCenter Server

    The presenter of this webcast teaches administrators how to install, configure and manage VMware vSphere 4. The presenter of this webcast focuses on installing and configuring VMware vCenter Server and the backend database connection and controlling user access to VMware vSphere.

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  • Webcasts // Jun 2009

    Customer Spotlight: Norton Healthcare Implements "Follow Me" Desktops With VMware View

    Norton Healthcare, the largest healthcare system in Louisville, Kentucky, fulfills its mission of superior patient care by providing healthcare providers with immediate access to virtual desktops that follow them from room to room and floor to floor - making it easy to retrieve critical information using any terminal throughout the...

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  • Webcasts // Apr 2009

    Choosing the Right Virtual Desktop Infrastructure Platform

    Companies today face a myriad of factors when evaluating a Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) platform. The presenter of this webcast explains what sets VMware View, the next-generation VDI solution from VMware, apart from the competition, giving a glimpse of the unique features and technologies of VMware View, and contrasting them...

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  • Webcasts // Apr 2009

    Intro to Virtualization

    Virtualization is a proven software technology that is rapidly transforming the IT landscape and fundamentally changing the way people compute. How does it work? What does it do? Why do more than 100,000 IT organizations worldwide rely on VMware technology to solve complex business challenges? The presenter of this webcast...

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  • Webcasts // Mar 2009

    Security in the Cloud: Protecting Confidential Data in Cloud Computing Environments

    Cloud computing is opening up opportunities for cost savings and increased scalability of IT infrastructure. However, security concerns can sometimes obscure these benefits. The attendee will hear on a joint project using VMware and Third Brigade solutions that provides a secure, robust and cost-effective Electronic Health Records (EHR) infrastructure in...

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  • Webcasts // Mar 2009

    Reduce Costs and Increase Agility for SAP Applications With VMware and Novell

    The attendee of this webcast will hear about the benefits of running SAP solutions on SUSE Linux Enterprise as virtualized workloads. SAP environments based on Novell and VMware platforms are fully certified and supported by SAP - which makes migrating from expensive proprietary UNIX environments to industry-standard servers and SUSE...

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  • Webcasts // Mar 2009

    VI Webstart: Deep Dive Into Storage and Network Configurations

    This webcast gives a deeper dive into storage and networking in VMware Infrastructure. Storage topics included the details on how VMware ESX and ESXi use Fibre Channel, iSCSI, and NAS storage; the architecture of VMware vStorage Virtual Machine File System (VMFS); multipathing in Fibre Channel and iSCSI SANs; raw disk...

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  • Webcasts // Mar 2009

    Best Practices for Deploying Your Virtual Infrastructure: VMware's Own Path to Virtualization

    Ever wondered how VMware deploys own software internally? The presenter of this webcast gives the insight into the path that VMware has taken to implement their own software, including the lessons learned based on their deployment.

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  • Webcasts // Mar 2009

    Technical Track: Deliver LAN-Like Performance for VMware View to Branch Offices and Mobile Users

    Desktop virtualization dramatically simplifies IT infrastructure, provides greater enterprise data security and enables cost effective IT utilization and management. While some desktop virtualization products attempt to use communication protocols designed for Wide Area Networks (WANs), even these products run into two fundamental challenges when trying to support users located across...

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  • Webcasts // Mar 2009

    Virtual Machine and Storage Integration With VMware and Dell

    This webcast take a deeper dive into storage and networking in VMware Infrastructure. Storage topics included the details on how VMware ESX and ESXi use Fibre Channel, iSCSI, and NAS storage; the architecture of VMware vStorage Virtual Machine File System (VMFS); multipathing in Fibre Channel and iSCSI SANs; raw disk...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2012

    10 benefits of desktop modernisation

    No longer is work a place, but rather an idea that is ubiquitous, constant and borderless. Employees want access to their data and applications anytime, anywhere, from any device, so that ideas, collaboration and innovation aren't limited to business hours or office buildings. To keep up with these changing and...

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