Virtualization

Find full coverage of virtualization technologies, including reviews, how-tos, best practices, and tips.

  • Webcasts // Feb 2014

    Forrester CI Webcast

    This on-demand webcast sponsored by HP and Intel® contains insights from both Forrester and HP into converged infrastructure. Ever increasing pressures for agility and innovation can be overwhelming for enterprise businesses. HP's Helen Tang and Forrester's Dave Bartoletti explain how converged infrastructure can become the "next big thing" in providing...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard & Intel®

  • Webcasts // Jan 2014

    Watch the Gartner Webcast to learn how fabrics reduce complexity

    Banish network complexity with expert input. In this Gartner Webcast, you’ll discover best practices for transitioning to a fabric-based network and how to find the networking vendor that best suits your business. Also learn how GEHA improved service delivery for more than one million subscribers with Ethernet fabrics.

    Sponsored By Brocade

  • Webcasts // Mar 2013

    Tackling Workplace Mobility and Bring Your Own Device Initiatives with the VMware View Mobile Secure Desktop

    Desktop virtualization provides IT with a way to address these concerns while supporting worker mobility and BYOD. Now VMware is advancing these goals with VMware View™ Mobile Secure Desktop, a fully validated architectural design that provides end users with quick and easy access to applications and data across devices, locations...

    Sponsored By VMware

  • 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...

    Sponsored By VMware

  • Webcasts // Oct 2013

    On-demand webcast: Top 20 cloud and virtualization do’s and don’ts for IT infrastructure

    There are two types of IT professionals in this world: those who use cloud services and those who provide cloud services for others to use. The lure of being a cloud service user is simple: all you have to do is pay-as-you-go and everything will be taken care of for...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Webcasts // Oct 2013

    On-demand Webcast - 8 do's and don'ts for building a private cloud storage solution

    If you’ve spent any time in IT these last few years, you’ve noticed this one little detail: users are storing a whole lot of stuff. Back in the day, users were storing just text-based documents and databases with rows and columns. That sure isn’t the case anymore. Now, users are...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • 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...

    Provided By VMware

  • Webcasts // Oct 2013

    Morneau Shepell boosts storage with IBM Storwize V7000

    IBM helps Morneau Shepell meeting the challenge of growing storage demands.

    Provided By IBM

  • 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...

    Provided By VMware

  • Webcasts // Feb 2009

    Automatically Identify the Root Cause and Business Impact Within VMware Infrastructures

    EMC Server Manager detects VMware failures in real time, pinpoints the root cause, and helps to understand how the impacted entities will affect business operations. With EMC Server Manager, organization's IT group can address VMware-related issues before they occur, minimize the time spent reacting to alerts, and quickly remediate affected...

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Sep 2008

    Optimizing SAP With VMware: A Unique Virtualization Solution

    Optimizing SAP with VMware: A Unique Virtualization Solution required to run SAP applications without bogging down in complex upgrades and continual migrations. The attendee will learn about a holistic solution that spans server processors, the network, and SAN backbones.

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Sep 2008

    Virtualize Mission-Critical Microsoft SharePoint and SQL Server Environments With VMware and EMC

    Organizations of every size are adopting VMware virtualization solutions. Before deploy, one want to be confident that the mission-critical applications - everything from Microsoft Exchange and SharePoint to SQL Server, SAP, and Oracle - will perform as well, if not better, than they do now. Then one want to evaluate...

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Sep 2008

    Innovation Network Lecture Series: Project Daoli: Behavior Conformity for Cloud Computing

    Research is delivering new insights that will help to improve trust and assurance in the cloud computing environment. One such project is Daoli (www.daoliproject.org), a research project led by EMC Research China collaborating with four of China's top university teams to explore new methods for providing trust and assurance in...

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Aug 2008

    Deploying the Ultimate Disaster Recovery Solution - Best Practices From VMware and EMC

    Data loss during a disaster is one of the biggest risks companies face today. Such losses can be devastating, often forcing businesses to shut down. A fully integrated disaster recovery solution combines the strengths of VMware and EMC to protect the virtual environments. The results: A secure data recovery system...

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Aug 2008

    Optimize the Network to Get the Most Out of Your Virtual Infrastructure

    A virtual infrastructure can pay huge dividends. Virtualization deployments, with their new demands on network performance, provisioning, and monitoring, require that one rethink his/her current network architecture - a crucial component in any organization's comprehensive, enterprise-wide virtualization strategy. The attendee will learn how to maximize the VMware environment using the...

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Oct 2008

    Increase Visibility and Control Over Virtual and Physical Data Centers

    IT organizations are facing a huge and growing challenge: How to efficiently manage an increasingly large and complex application and server infrastructure running on physical and VMware environments. IT organizations struggle to relate the application environment managed by VMware to the application environment in the physical infrastructure. The presenter shows...

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Sep 2008

    Best Practices for IT Infrastructures: Deploying Virtualization for Remote and Branch Offices

    There's no question that many companies are experiencing exponential growth in their distributed computing - in satellite sites, remote facilities, and branch offices. Backing up critical applications in these locations can generate tremendous amounts of data and lead to an ever-increasing number of servers, disparate systems and storage environments to...

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Mar 2009

    Managing EMC RecoverPoint Data Protection in vMware Environments

    Disaster recovery is the top priority in VMware infrastructure deployments. Organizations need a comprehensive solution that offers Continuous Data Protection (CDP) and remote replication. EMC RecoverPoint protects valuable data in heterogeneous VMware environments - with efficient and effective recovery to any point in time. With integrated VMware Site Recovery Manager...

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Mar 2009

    IT Efficiency Tips to Help Retailers Thrive in a Down Economy

    It's a tough time to be in Retail - the economy is stalled, margins are tight, and more pocketbooks are closed. But even today, it's possible to sustain and grow the retail business - if one has the right tools and techniques for making the most of the IT infrastructure....

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Nov 2008

    Overcoming the IT Management Challenges of Virtual and Physical Environments

    IT management solutions from EMC can help automate virtual operations with application dependency mapping, model-based management, and storage virtualization. By automating processes and establishing visibility and control of the entire infrastructure, one can reduce the total cost of ownership. The attendee of this webcast will gain an understanding of the...

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Aug 2008

    The New EMC CLARiiON CX4: Leading-Edge Midrange Storage for Virtualized Environments

    The new EMC CLARiiON CX4 series can meet the virtual infrastructure needs - and service level agreements - regardless of where one is in the adoption process. It can quickly respond to changing storage environment demands and integrate with VMware solutions for resource management and disaster recovery, ensuring the easily...

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Aug 2008

    Best Practices for Deploying Microsoft Exchange 2007 in a Virtualized Environment

    Is there any way to avoid the cost and complexity of Fibre Channel for running the Microsoft Exchange environment? How well does Exchange work when virtualized with VMware? The presenter shows show to enhance the Microsoft Exchange environment. This webcast offers detailed information on how to take advantage of EMC...

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Aug 2008

    Successfully Deploy Mission-Critical Applications in a VMware Environment

    Organizations of every size are adopting VMware virtualization solutions. Before deploying, one wants to be confident that his/her mission-critical applications - everything from Microsoft Exchange and SharePoint to SQL Server, SAP, and Oracle - will perform as well, if not better, than they do now. Then want to evaluate every...

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Aug 2008

    Deploy and Manage a Complete End-To-End Virtual Infrastructure

    The virtues of virtualization are increasingly becoming well known driving rapid adoption. However, virtualization presents new management challenges. As the organization adopts virtualization, one will need better ways to gain insight into and visibility across the environment. EMC's ControlCenter has been enhanced to extend its support of virtual infrastructures by...

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Aug 2008

    Deploying Virtualized Oracle on IP Storage

    Is it difficult to provision multiple production database copies without duplicating storage? Are backup operations negatively impacting the production systems? EMC offers solutions to help to overcome these barriers to administrative efficiency and uninterrupted operations. The presenter of this webcast offers detailed information on how to take advantage of EMC...

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Aug 2011

    Live Webcast: How Cloud Drives Changes to Service Level Management

    Cloud computing can deliver far reaching savings across the IT environment and improve service delivery and quality. To achieve these savings the management infrastructure must continue to mature and become more business aligned and proactive. This Webcast will discuss how the ISM simulator can help you accelerate your delivery of...

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Aug 2011

    Live Webcast: IT Budget Killer Series - Taming Data Growth Made Easy

    Your data continues to grow at a staggering rate. Along with the ever increasing volume of data comes the demand for more storage and increased burden of managing a larger storage infrastructure. And overgrown databases can impair the performance of your mission-critical ERP, CRM and custom applications--jeopardizing the superior service...

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Aug 2011

    Next-Generation Virtual Fabric for IBM BladeCenter

    The Next-Generation Virtual Fabric for IBM BladeCenter brings virtualization to the next level. The new set of offerings enhances IBM BladeCenter's Virtual Fabric portfolio by supporting a full range of virtualization and convergence capabilities including vNICs (Virtual NICs), iSCSI, & FCoE. In addition, the Next-Generation Virtual Fabric provides clients choice...

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Jul 2009

    Virtualize with the new VMware vSphere on IBM Intel processors and take advantage of special financing

    VMware vSphere is designed to simplify, consolidate and realize new flexibility and performance with servers, storage, and networks. Come listen to industry experts from Intel, IBM and VMware talk about virtualizing your infrastructure using VMware vSphere running on the latest IBM servers powered by Intel Xeon processors - helping you...

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Mar 2010

    IBM Tivoli - Managed Service Delivery in Could and Virtualized Environments

    Learn how to manage cloud computing for service delivery, achieve results with data center management software, manage virtual server sprawl, and prepare for virtualization and cloud computing. Join leading industry experts from featured analyst firm, Gartner, Inc., and opinion leaders from IBM Tivoli Service Management, in this new program now.

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Feb 2010

    WEBCAST: POWER7 Announcement, The Next Generation Power Systems

    IBM introduces the next generation Power Systems? ? the first of a family of systems and storage designed to meet the demands of a smarter planet. From the chip and virtualization capabilities all the way through to the operating system, middleware and energy management, Power Systems from IBM are integrated...

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Oct 2010

    Deploying virtual environments quickly and easily

    As IT environments become more complex, especially with on-demand cloud infrastructures, skilled staff are often forced to spend valuable time on mundane or repetitive tasks that could be better managed or even automated. The key to reducing overall labor costs lies with having a centralized runtime platform that can accommodate...

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Webcast Excerpts: Introducing the Virtual Computing Environment Coalition

    This webcast is about Cisco and EMC, together with VMware, have committed to extensive collaboration to help lead our customers on the journey to pervasive virtualization and private cloud infrastructures. The Virtual Computing Environment (VCE) coalition was formed jointly by Cisco and EMC with VMware, represents an unprecedented level of...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • Webcasts // Aug 2010

    Building Blocks for a 100% Virtualized and Protected Data Center

    IT organizations are under significant pressure to create, deliver, and maintain flexible IT services that enable the business to respond quickly to changing conditions. This technical session on the integrated technologies from EMC and VMware can be used to create a 100% virtualized and protected data center. The attendee of...

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Jul 2010

    Customer Showcase: Wentworth-Douglass Hospital Improves Operations

    Wentworth-Douglass Hospital (WDH) is the largest acute care hospital in the Seacoast region of New Hampshire and Southern Maine. Advances in digital imaging technologies and electronic patient records presented WDH with new challenges for storing, managing, securing, and protecting information. In this webcast the attendee will learn WDH's EMC and...

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Jul 2010

    Accelerate Your Virtualization Journey With Avamar Deduplication Backup Software

    Virtualization enhances the data center. But it also requires changes in the backup and recovery process. This webcast finds out how one can leverage EMC Avamar data deduplication to accelerate the virtualization initiatives, simplify virtual application data protection, and significantly drive down data protection management and media costs.

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Jun 2010

    Chad's Choice - vStorage API for Array Integration: What Is It; What to Expect

    During this on-demand webcast, one can learn about vStorage API for Array Integration (VAAI) from Chad Sakac, VP VMware Technology Alliance, EMC. There are some functions that the storage system can handle more efficiently than the virtual servers and their hosts can. VAAI are a set of APIs that allows...

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Jun 2010

    Trends in Disaster Recovery for Virtual Data Centers

    Server virtualization drives consolidation of the applications that support the business - increasing the importance of protecting virtual infrastructure for consistent application recovery. During this recorded webcast, one will learn about the dynamic, virtual data center where flexible, mobile networked storage, application consistency, and automation of disaster failover and testing...

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // May 2010

    EMC CLARiiON and VMware vSphere Update

    To improve the virtualization experience, one needs to leverage the latest advancements in functionality from EMC and VMware. In this webcast learn what's new with CLARiiON and vSphere, find out more about solutions that are currently available, and see how different EMC products work together. In this webcast get tips...

    Provided By EMC

  • Webcasts // Aug 2010

    Disaster Avoidance With VMware vSphere and EMC VPLEX

    EMC virtual storage vision breaks down traditional barriers to enable new ways of architecting virtualized data centers. The attendee of this webcast will see how EMC VPLEX and VMware vSphere combine to create an ideal disaster avoidance solution.

    Provided By EMC