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By Brien Posey Get Started Jan 08, 2016

Virtualize workloads with virtual SAN and virtual Fibre Channel

Every administrator knows that storage is the key to any successful virtual data center. The real question is what options should IT departments consider when looking for storage hardware? Continue Reading


By Eddie Lockhart Evaluate May 25, 2016


By Brian Kirsch Manage May 10, 2016

Software licensing models evolving for virtualization

Virtualization and the rise of multi-core CPUs have led software vendors to rethink licensing models. While some are forced to adjust, others continue to resist. Continue Reading


By Alastair Cooke Evaluate Mar 16, 2016

When to support virtual GPU technology

The debate over the usefulness of virtual graphics processing units is over. Now it's a matter of deciding whether GPU virtualization is worth the price tag and which users need that extra hardware acceleration. Continue Reading


By Scott Wallask Evaluate May 09, 2016

Virtual desktop environment prompted by physicians

The wants of physicians, combined with technological and security benefits, are boosting virtual desktop infrastructures. ROI may be a tougher avenue to pursue, however. Continue Reading


By Alastair Cooke Get Started May 04, 2016

Virtualization containers spark a consolidation comeback

Over the past 10 years, virtualization has made waves in data centers everywhere. But now, containers are tipping the scale back toward server consolidation. Continue Reading


By Joel Shore News Apr 25, 2016

Virtualized applications and storage don't always mesh

Legacy storage technology wasn't designed to support multiple virtualized applications competing for simultaneous I/O. Tintri's Dan Florea explains how to get from mess to mesh. Continue Reading


Problem Solve Feb 23, 2016

Fixing virtualization performance issues

It can be difficult to run an effective virtualized environment. Keeping it optimized and making good use of performance data are ongoing concerns for busy virtualization admins. This e-book series looks at best ... Continue Reading


By Todd Knapp Evaluate Apr 20, 2016

Which organizations don't need to deliver virtual workspaces?

Virtual workspace products make employees' desktops, applications and data available to them in the office or remotely. But not every company is well-suited to reap benefits from workspace products. Continue Reading


By Matt Kosht ,Todd Knapp ,Gabe Knuth Evaluate Apr 13, 2016

The rise of virtual workspace management tools

It seems like every major vendor in the virtual desktop market has a "workspace" tool, designed to give users one portal to all the resources they need and simplify management for IT. But the use cases for ... Continue Reading