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On the road to the virtual desktop
Windows application virtualization and streaming solutions from Microsoft, Symantec, and Thinstall are laying the groundwork for a subscription-based, click 'n' run future. Imagining the possibilities, we put them through a simple SaaS performance test

InfoClipz: Storage virtualization
Learn how file and block virtualization transcend the classic SAN approach to storage

Credit Suisse plans virtualization a massive scale
A process of elimination cut half of the financial giant’s servers from consideration – but that still left 10,000 to virtualize

From big iron to white boxes, Nationwide goes virtualFrom big iron to white boxes, Nationwide goes virtual
A mix of platforms that includes Linux on the mainframe, plus a clever charge-back system, help virtualization pay offA mix of platforms that includes Linux on the mainframe, plus a clever charge-back system, help virtualization pay off

Purdue pursues long-term cost savings
Deep cost analyses, including licensing costs, lead the university to believe the benefits will mainly be in easier administration

Stonebridge Bank averts a capacity crisis
This small regional bank cut its server count by a factor of five – and reduced hands-on overhead through remote administration

Transplace beefs up hardware for a virtual world
A transportation logistics company takes advantage of a big hardware upgrade to roll out a new virtualized infrastructure

Microsoft's virtualization endgame
The future of Windows application deployment and on-demand delivery belongs to application virtualization

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