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By Stephen J. Bigelow Get Started Apr 30, 2015

How VDI hardware requirements differ from virtualization

VDI has specific hardware needs that servers hosting other virtualized workloads may not meet. Continue Reading


By Clive Longbottom Manage May 28, 2015

How does a wholesale data center differ from retail?

One offers more control, while the other offers more flexible space. If you're considering a colocation facility, how do you decide between wholesale and retail? Continue Reading


By Brien Posey Evaluate May 27, 2015

Does a VMware restore differ from a Hyper-V restore?

Restoring VMware and Hyper-V virtual machines from a backup are similar processes, but there are a few important differences to keep in mind. Continue Reading


By Billy MacInnes Jan 07, 2015

Time for a different approach to Honours

Billy MacInnes probably scuppers his own chances of a knighthood as he calls for a fresh approach to rewarding good deeds Continue Reading


By Alastair Cooke Get Started Feb 20, 2015

How DaaS and VDI management differ

VDI management has a leg up on traditional desktop management, but things get even easier when you deliver virtual desktops to users from the cloud. Continue Reading


By Paul Korzeniowski Manage Apr 15, 2015

Two ways to manage different server operating systems

Several tools and techniques let data center systems administrators work with multiple server OSes on one host system, and manage it effectively. Continue Reading


By Dan Sullivan Evaluate Apr 14, 2015

Traditional vs. cloud pen testing: What's the difference?

Penetration testing in the cloud differs from on-premises testing. Expert Dan Sullivan discusses cloud pen testing and whether cloud providers or in-house security teams are best suited for the job. Continue Reading


By Stephen J. Bigelow Evaluate Nov 24, 2014

The difference between disaster avoidance and recovery

Today's businesses can shift away from disaster recovery and prevent outages from occurring in the first place with a disaster avoidance plan. Continue Reading


By Dan Sullivan Evaluate Apr 10, 2015

AWS security groups vs. traditional firewalls: What's the difference?

AWS security groups provide network-based blocking mechanisms, much like traditional firewalls. Expert Dan Sullivan explains the differences between the two. Continue Reading


By Randy Kerns Evaluate Jan 26, 2015

What's the difference between 'usable' and 'effective' flash capacity?

Vendors often publish numbers for 'usable' capacity versus 'effective' capacity. Can you explain this and how can you plan flash capacity needs with these numbers in mind? Continue Reading