Virtualization

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

  • White Papers // Sep 2009

    IDC White Paper - Quantifying the Business Value of VMware View

    The paper is an analysis of organizations adopting a centralized virtual desktop (CVD) computing environment with the use of VMware View. It demonstrates that investment in the technology can result in significant business value with very high return on investment (ROI).

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  • White Papers // Mar 2011

    vCenter Operations: Enabling Administrators to Morph into Managers by Leveraging Real-time Analytics and Automation

    Traditional approaches to infrastructure operations management are incapable of keeping up with highly dynamic virtual environments. VMware announced an extension of its management solutions aimed at simplifying and helping to mold a new operations model of virtual and cloud environments called vCenter Operations. This product brief highlights key findings of...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2011

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

    Learn how small and midsized businesses are increasingly adopting virtualisation 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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  • Webcasts // Mar 2012

    Real World Advantage: Virtualization Solutions for Growing Companies

    How can you deliver the improved performance that the business--and your boss--demand? The smart answer is to virtualize and do more with servers you already own! VMware® proven virtualization solutions are making a real difference in the way growing companies are solving their real-world IT challenges, including budget constraints, demanding users and...

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  • Webcasts // Mar 2012

    Introduction to VMware vSphere 5

    This presentation will be available to audience members until August 16, 2012 at 09:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time. The foundation of the new VMware Cloud infrastructure Suite is VMware vSphere5, the most trusted, widely deployed virtualization platform in the world. Architected to support the broadest range of virtual and...

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  • Webcasts // Mar 2012

    Introduction to VMware vSphere Storage Appliance

    This presentation will be available to audience members until August 23, 2012 at 09:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time. Business continuity is a top concern for small and midsize businesses (SMBs), who rely on their applications to keep their businesses running. VMware vSphere 5, the industry's leading virtualization platform, enables...

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  • Webcasts // Mar 2012

    VMware vSphere 5 QuickStart Series Part 2: Introduction to VMware vCenter Server

    This presentation will be available to audience members until November 09, 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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  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    DMZ Virtualization Using VMware vSphere 4 and the Cisco Nexus 1000V Virtual Switch

    A Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) is a separate network located in the neutral zone between a private (inside) network and a public (outside) network. A DMZ environment consists of numerous service and infrastructure devices depending on the business model of the organization. Often, servers, firewalls, network intrusion prevention systems (IPSs), host...

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  • Webcasts // Sep 2009

    Technical Track: Enabling IT Cost Accountability With VMware vCenter Chargeback

    The attendee of this webcast will learn how VMware vCenter Chargeback delivers simplified cost accounting structure for the virtualized environment. Using an allocation or utilization model (or perhaps a combination), administrators will now have the ability to report on costs across storage, CPU, I/O and many other categories. In addition,...

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  • Webcasts // Sep 2009

    Improving Utilization and Allocation With VMware vCenter Chargeback

    Creating business accountability for IT resources in a virtualized environment requires accurate, flexible cost measurement. With the right cost measurement processes in place, IT organizations can make better resource utilization and allocation decisions by ensuring accurate measurement of the true costs of virtualized workloads. In turn, this helps end users...

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  • Webcasts // Aug 2009

    Technical Track: Application Performance Management With VMware vCenter AppSpeed

    The presenter of this webcast dives into the AppSpeed product and discuss the product's architecture in a hands-on demo.

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  • Webcasts // Aug 2009

    Affordable Business Continuity for SMBs With VMware vSphere 4

    The attendee of this webcast will learn about the compelling new IT solutions from VMware that enable Small and Midsize Businesses (SMBs) to significantly improve the efficiency of their IT operations and deliver affordable business continuity. With VMware vSphere 4, SMBs can have the power of agility, protection and significant...

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  • Webcasts // Aug 2009

    Optimizing Business Application Performance With VMware vCenter AppSpeed

    Customers are increasingly using VMware vSphere 4 as a more dynamic platform for running large, business-critical applications such as Web applications, Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft SQL and Oracle Database. The presenter begin by describing the outstanding performance capabilities of VMware ESX 4 that enable more than 95 percent of applications to...

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  • Webcasts // Aug 2009

    Simplifying Desktop Virtualization Deployments

    VMware technology partner Pano Logic offers zero-client desktop devices that leverage the virtual infrastructure to deliver easy-to-deploy, easy-to-manage desktop virtualization. Perfect for small and midsize organizations, as well as departments in larger enterprises, customers in existing VMware environments typically have Pano Logic virtual desktops up and running in under an...

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  • Webcasts // Jun 2009

    Best Practices for VMware vCenter Lab Manager 4

    VMware vCenter Lab Manager 4 is the premier management and automation solution for IT administrators who need to support application owners, development and QA, training, and support teams. The attendee of this webcast will learn more about best practices for deploying Lab Manager. The attendee will learn best practices for...

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  • Webcasts // Jul 2009

    The Benefits of Virtualizing Mission-Critical Applications

    VMware vSphere 4 gives the greater flexibility, performance and control in managing applications such as Microsoft Exchange, SharePoint, SQL, SAP and Oracle. But the network must also be ready to support Tier-1 applications and tight service level requirements. The attendee of this webcast will learn how to maximize performance and...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2011

    Six ways virtualisation helps IT managers

    Pick the right solution, and virtualisation can be an affordable option that is easy to deploy and supports business standards and policies. It can help your business to: - Automate your IT and save time managing it - React more quickly to business opportunities or system outage - Dramatically cut...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2011

    Benefitting from Server Virtualization

    Increasing the use of server virtualization is a top priority for small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs). According to ESG's 2010 Spending Intentions Survey, it is nearly tied as the top priority for SMBs over the next 12 to 18 months. Download the white paper for more information.

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  • White Papers // Apr 2011

    Five Steps to Determine When to Virtualize Your Servers.

    Server virtualization isn't just for big companies. Entry-level virtualization tools are free or low-cost, and there are many benefits to virtualization (including saving money). It's not a question of "if" you should virtualize your servers;it's a question of "when." In this article, I outline five steps you should take to...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2011

    How Your Business Can Attain Maximum ROI from Virtualization.

    Small and midsize businesses are making virtualization one of the hottest trends in IT. The reasons? Virtualization reduces the cost and complexity of technology, frees up time to make their businesses more responsive and improves their ability to rebound from disasters. Download the white paper to find out more.

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  • White Papers // Apr 2011

    The Top Ten Most Forgotten Things When Building a Disaster Recovery Plan.

    Every IT manager knows the importance of having an effective disaster recovery (DR) plan. Organisations without an adequate plan may find themselves out of business quickly after experiencing a major disaster. This statistic is amplified for small and mid-sized businesses: many of these businesses today are relying on archaic backup...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2012

    Leveraging real-time analytics and automation

    Traditional approaches to infrastructure operations management are incapable of keeping up with highly dynamic virtual environments. VMware announced an extension of its management solutions aimed at simplifying and helping to mould a new operations model of virtual and cloud environments called vCenter Operations. As organisations continue to adopt new management...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2012

    Extend the benefits of server virtualisation without shared storage

    Learn how small and midsized businesses are increasingly adopting virtualisation to deliver consolidation, improve data backup and disaster recovery and increase security with an in-depth new paper from the Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG).

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  • White Papers // Jun 2012

    Disaster recovery: Six steps to protect your IT

    As with many enterprises today, your datacentre houses the critical IT components ? hardware, data and software ? that your business depends on. But are they fully secure and protected from potential disasters? Your datacentre's health and fault tolerance rely on many factors unrelated to your IT environment, such as...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2012

    Benefits of virtualisation for small to midsize businesses

    Your business counts on you for reliable, secure, responsive IT services. It's a nonstop job, with no time off to figure out complex new technologies, wade through marketing promises, or wrestle with software solutions designed for much larger firms. Your resources may be limited, but your needs are the same...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2009

    Printing Company Spreads the Word About Virtualization's Merits

    Quebecor World Inc. is the second largest commercial printing company in the world, with over 50,000 employees around the globe. Quebecor World Inc. wanted to transform data center from physical servers to a virtual IT infrastructure. VMware and Intel technology allow creates a virtual infrastructure that reduces the time and...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Radiator Express Warehouse (1800Radiator)

    Two years ago, Radiator Express Warehouse (1800Radiator), a fast-growing automotive-parts distributor, began franchising. While initial growth was slow and the company had time to add infrastructure and build servers, in the last year, its business skyrocketed. 1800 Radiator had run out of rack space, was running out of data center...

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2009

    VMware Technology Creates a Virtual Environment That Maximizes CPU Utilization, Reverses Server Sprawl, Minimizes Energy Usage, and Reduces Carbon Footprint

    Raymond James Financial is a Florida-based diversified holding company that provides financial services to individuals, corporations, and municipalities. Raymond James Financial wanted to consolidate underutilized servers, reduce capital and operating costs, and increase data center longevity. VMware Technology Creates A Virtual Environment That Maximizes CPU Utilization, Reverses Server Sprawl, Minimizes...

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  • Case Studies // May 2010

    VMware Case Study: Red Deer College

    Established in 1964, Red Deer College Is a public college With 7,800 credit students and more than 13,000 continuing education students, located in Red Deer, Alberta, Canada. The college offers degrees, certificates, diplomas, and apprenticeships, with more than 75 different programs to choose from. Educational institution needs to deliver content...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2010

    Desktop Virtualization Transforms Tax Service Call Center at Republic Bank: VMware View 4 Slashes Costs, Improves Productivity

    Every year Republic Bankcorps Tax Refund Solutions (TRS) business unit staffs a call center with 450 seasonal workers hired to help customers prepare tax returns. Republic Bank wanted to reduce the cost and increase efficiency of the annual tax-preparation service of its Tax Refund solutions business unit. The bank virtualized...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: RotaDyne

    A leading rubber and polyurethane roll manufacturing company, RotaDyne has approximately 500 employees at facilities strategically located in major markets worldwide. RotaDyne wanted to build out a cost effective infrastructure to support mission-critical Microsoft applications and technologies. VMware technology provides a virtual platform to deploy key Microsoft technologies while lowering...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Sevenoaks District Council

    Sevenoaks District Council provides a range of important local services to around 111,000 people living across a wide area of west Kent in the UK. Sevenoaks District Council wanted to create a more efficient IT infrastructure and improve service delivery; reduce data centre power, cooling and space requirements. Sevenoaks District...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2010

    VMware Case Study: Sheremetyevo Cargo

    Sheremetyevo Cargo wanted the upgrade of central IT infrastructure and provisioning of high level performance, reliability and fault tolerance for data storage and processing operations for high availability 24x7 mode servers. Switch from the task-server policy to the application-virtual machine policy provides sheremetyevo Cargo a cost cutout, high flexibility and...

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2009

    VMware Technology Creates a Flexible IT Infrastructure That Reduces Overall Costs While Simplifying Administration

    Miami-Dade County Public Schools (MDCPS) is the largest school district in Florida and the fourth largest in the United States, with a student enrollment of 339,975 and 53,500 employees. MDCPS wanted to create scalable IT environment for school district. MDCPS deployed VMware technology that creates a flexible IT infrastructure that...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2010

    VMware Case Study: Mobile TeleSystems OJSC (MTS)

    Business growth lead to necessary growth of MTS's IT infrastructure and higher complexity of the infrastructure management. The MTS information technologies team faced the challenge of reducing capital and operating expenditures for maintenance of the billing systems in the regions where the company is present. MTS deployed energy costs reduction...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Mohawk Industries

    Mohawk is a leading supplier of flooring for both residential and commercial applications. Mohawk wanted to support plant automation systems at remote manufacturing plants that lack on-site IT resources. Mohawk created controlled virtual systems, or "Applications in a Box", that can be easily replicated and deployed to various remote office...

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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 // Oct 2009

    Protecting the IT Infrastructure That Streamlines Healthcare

    Navicure, Inc. (Navicure) is a leading Internet-based medical claims clearinghouse that helps physician practices increase profitability through improved claims reimbursement and staff productivity. Navicure wanted to implement automated non-intrusive disaster recovery system adaptable to changing business needs. Navicure reduce recovery time for a virtual machine by 90 percent, from ten...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Navy Marine Corps Intranet

    The Navy Marine Corps Intranet (NMCI) is the second-largest network in the world; only the Internet is larger. NMCI wanted to reduce costs across the Navy and Marine Corps' vast intranet while improving the availability of mission-critical applications, including a very large Microsoft Exchange 2003 deployment. NMCI deployed VMware technology...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Netkeepers

    Netkeepers is a full-service solutions provider located in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. IT costs were skyrocketing. Netkeepers wanted to avoid contracting for more space with the datacenter providers and provide faster, more cost-effective services to its customers. Netkeepers deployed VMware VI3 Enterprise, VirtualCenter, and VMware's entire suite of server-based consolidation tools,...

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