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SearchServerVirtualization

By Stephen J. Bigelow Evaluate Aug 20, 2015

How can I prevent sprawl and VM lifecycle problems?

Discovering which VMs are necessary and which are just taking up space can be difficult if you don't have a strategy in place. Continue Reading

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Sponsored Mar 18, 2015

Fight Data Center Sprawl: Here's How

Due to the expense of running multiple data centers, data center consolidation is the No. 1 initiative for IT pros in 2015. Learn tips for cutting operations as much as 40 percent. Continue Reading

ComputerWeekly

By Chris Evans Feb 06, 2015

How to combat VM sprawl

VMs are easy to create, but when unmanaged they proliferate around your infrastructure. Here, we explain VM sprawl and how to combat it Continue Reading

SearchServerVirtualization

By Brian Kirsch Evaluate Feb 19, 2015

The 'free VM' and other myths that lead to sprawl

Despite the efficiency consolidation brings, even small VMs consume resources; and there are real financial consequences to spinning up new workloads. Continue Reading

SearchServerVirtualization

By Brien Posey Feb 10, 2015

Strategies for coping with and preventing VM sprawl

VM sprawl is a difficult problem to solve, but there are strategies administrators can use to help track down unneeded VMs and prevent further sprawl. Continue Reading

ComputerWeekly

By Cliff Saran Jul 15, 2015

PricewaterhouseCoopers outlines steps to tackle the sprawl of shadow cloud

Many companies are unaware of the extent of cloud services they’re using or who is using each service, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) warns Continue Reading

SearchServerVirtualization

By Nick Martin Evaluate Jan 22, 2015

SearchCloudSecurity

By Ed Moyle Evaluate Apr 22, 2015

Private cloud sprawl: How cloud consolidation can improve security

Vast private cloud infrastructure can be detrimental to an organization. Expert Ed Moyle looks at how and when to consider cloud consolidation to reduce cloud creep. Continue Reading

SearchVirtualStorage

By Garry Kranz News Apr 01, 2015

University clusters Scale Computing HC3 boxes to eliminate sprawl

The "desktop support guy" at Auburn University learns about storage by implementing a Scale Computing HC3 cluster to eliminate storage silos. Continue Reading

SearchCloudComputing

By Stephen J. Bigelow Manage Sep 29, 2014

Cloud sprawl the death-knell of performance strategies

Overprovisioning cloud services is a huge issue for maintaining high performance. This sprawl needs to be scaled back to keep costs and performance in line. Continue Reading