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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 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 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


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


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 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


By Jason Buffington Evaluate Apr 06, 2016

Now's the time to virtualize backup deduplication

Converged infrastructures and hyper-converged appliances have left backup deduplication among the few physical parts of the storage infrastructure. Continue Reading


By Frank Siemons Get Started Mar 23, 2016

How to test data analysis in virtual environments

Security teams need to practice and test data analysis, but it can be challenging to do in small environments. Expert Frank Siemons explains some ways to make it work anyway. Continue Reading


By Brien Posey Evaluate Feb 29, 2016

How to handle Windows 10 virtual desktops

Don't expect the transition to Windows 10 VDI to be a breeze. Admins have to plan the upgrade process and deal with any problems around app compatibility, virtual desktop images and VM density. Continue Reading


By Sue Troy Manage Dec 30, 2015

How data virtualization tools work

Find out about the data virtualization presentation layer and federation processes, as well as how the technology enables IT shops to gain access to disparate sources of data. Continue Reading