April 17, 2017
Rubrik CEO Bipul Sinha says cloud and virtualization were key pieces of his company's converged data protection platform from the start, but customers also want physical protection.
March 06, 2017
Converged and hyper-converged infrastructure is often built by one vendor. So, where's the corresponding vendor lock-in fear?
February 03, 2017
As its NSX virtual networking software gains traction on vSphere, VMware puts more muscle behind a version designed for non-vSphere environments.
December 05, 2016
Jon Toigo advises paying less attention to storage component stories and more to system-focused narratives such as a cognitive data management process.
Hypervisors Get Started
Bring yourself up to speed with our introductory content
Learn how to set up and run the new VMware vSphere 6.5 VM Encryption feature to improve security by bringing encryption to the hypervisor level. Continue Reading
Solid-state storage is becoming more affordable and, as a result, more popular. Find out how to improve SSD storage performance by keeping operations close to the hardware. Continue Reading
Although you can run into hypervisor and OS compatibility issues when trying to implement nested virtualization, if you do your due diligence, you'll realize significant benefits. Continue Reading
Evaluate Hypervisors Vendors & Products
Weigh the pros and cons of technologies, products and projects you are considering.
Choosing the right hypervisor often comes down to what fits your IT budget. But some hypervisor features might be worth a splurge. Continue Reading
Server virtualization is well past the peak of the technology adoption curve, but SMB customers, open source technology and hybrid clouds keep demand going. Continue Reading
There are downsides to the technology lock-in that comes with implementing hyper-converged infrastructure, but getting all your products from one vendor isn't necessarily a negative. Continue Reading
Learn to apply best practices and optimize your operations.
The VMware Host Client is faster and more secure than the vSphere Flash-based client, but it has yet to reach maturity. Here are some other tools you can use to manage ESXi hosts. Continue Reading
To make a move toward private cloud services, IT teams first need to evaluate their current data center infrastructure, starting with server processor, memory and storage support. Continue Reading
The virt-manager suite can be used to manage servers and build clouds, but it also has advanced features for live migration, load balancing and resource monitoring. Continue Reading
Problem Solve Hypervisors Issues
We’ve gathered up expert advice and tips from professionals like you so that the answers you need are always available.
When a manufacturer needed to run Windows-only applications on Macs for a specific project, the IT department turned to desktop virtualization software. Continue Reading
A stored XSS exploit can be damaging to enterprises that aren't fully protected. Expert Matthew Pascucci explains what stored XSS attacks are and how to defend against them. Continue Reading
The Flip Feng Shui attack against hypervisors could have both short and long-term effects on enterprises. Expert Ed Moyle explains how the exploit works and how to deal with it. Continue Reading