June 23, 2008

Test Center review: Microsoft's Hyper-V does the trick

Microsoft's next-generation server virtualization solution falls short versus VMware's VI3, but has the right stuff for less demanding, Windows-centric environments

April 10, 2008

Preview: VMware Workstation 6.5 beta surges ahead

Seamless windowing, easy Windows VM creation, accelerated 3-D video, and integrated ACE support headline a must-have upgrade

February 4, 2008

Product review: VMware pumps up VI3

ESX Server 3.5 and VirtualCenter 2.5 upgrades boost scalability and add handy new features; integrated tools for capacity planning, VM patching, and storage management fill important gaps, but wrinkles and loose ends remain

December 19, 2007

Next-gen virtualization from Microsoft

Preview: Microsoft's Hyper-V platform has an easy install, wizard-based VM creation, a few rough patches, and a couple of hard edges

December 17, 2007

Open source VirtualBox challenges VMware Workstation

Version 1.5 of extensible, modular desktop VM platform shines with unique virtualization features

December 12, 2007

Preview: VMware Infrastructure 3 update builds on the base

VI3 with ESX Server 3.5 and VirtualCenter 2.5 beefs up server virtualization management with automated patching, virtual disk migration, planning and migration wizardry, and distributed power management; embedded ESX shows purple in the late beta

July 23, 2007

Virtualizing the desktop

Power and maintenance costs of desktop computing have become an unbearable albatross for IT. Desktop virtualization provides a large-scale solution

July 16, 2007

The cool new look in datacenter design

Rising energy costs have enterprises outfitting and retrofitting server rooms with modular localized cooling solutions

July 5, 2007

Fast guide to fancy SAN management

From automated data migration to virtualization, these high-end features have made their way down to midrange storage systems

July 5, 2007

Midrange SANs master high-end features

Compellent, iQstor, and Xiotech combine sophisticated enterprise capabilities with amazing ease

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