Here's how to download and install the Windows 8 Developer Preview into a virtual machine on your PC.
Called the VM-to-Cloud Calculator, the tool takes inventory of all the virtual machines (VMs) running on a user's network. After selecting the VMs to move, the VM-to-Cloud Calculator estimates and compares the costs of using Amazon EC2, Windows Azure andRackspace Cloud Servers.
Virtualization capacity planning can be a challenge to perform. There are some factors you need to keep note of when you're in a virtual platform. Hopkinton senior analyst, Dave Bartoletti, explains what you need to know.
Simplify virtual machine backups! Start making backups of your virtual machines with image-level backups, continuous data proctection or near continuous data protection.
In a move to achieve greater efficiency, many organizations acquire more processors, greater storage volume and an expanding portfolio of applications - adding greater complexity to a department already burdened with high costs.
The newest version of VMware's server virtualization software will add thin provisioning on virtual disks, support for third-party multipathing and a low-end backup tool.