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DEFINITION: A virtual machine (VM) is an environment, usually a program or operating system, which does not physically exist but is created within another environment. In this context, a VM is called a "guest" while the environment it runs within is called a "host." Virtual machines are often created to execute an instruction set different than that of the host environment. One host environment  … 
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Think all Virtualization is Equal? Compare and Decide for Yourself
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this brief white paper, see for yourself why all virtualization platforms are not created equal and uncover a system that supports any application, ensures all SLAs and compliance requirements are met, and offers a future-proof path to the cloud. View now to learn more.
Posted: 25 Apr 2016 | Published: 25 Apr 2016

VMware, Inc.

Re-Evaluate Your Virtualized Environment and Gain a 20 to 40% Performance Increase
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this exclusive white paper, learn how business can improve their virtual environment performance metrics by 20 to 40% by adding robust management capabilities to their workloads.
Posted: 25 Apr 2016 | Published: 25 Apr 2016

VMware, Inc.

A Next-Generation Analytics Platform for Optimizing Critical Application Operations in Virtualized Environments
sponsored by SIOS Technology Corp
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores a next-generation IT analytics platform that is adaptable and scalable to meet the needs of IT departments in virtual environments. Access now and learn how this platform enables you to consolidate a variety of data sources into a single repository where it can apply advanced analytics.
Posted: 20 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

SIOS Technology Corp

Performance and Efficiency for VMware Data Protection
sponsored by EMC
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights backup solutions that deliver higher deduplication rates than traditional integrated backup appliances and delivers the scalability, flexibility, and agility necessary to protect entire VM environments. Read on to see how this solution can enable you to simplify and consolidate your data protection while reducing costs.
Posted: 30 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Oct 2015

EMC

Addressing Key Usability and Supportability Issues for ZENworks Suite
sponsored by MicroFocus
WHITE PAPER: This white paper takes a look at the added value and improved capabilities available for ZENworks Suite. You'll learn how this support pack, specifically designed with the user in mind, is able to overcome a number of former user pain points.
Posted: 30 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

MicroFocus

3 Things you can ONLY do with VM-aware Storage
sponsored by Tintri
WHITE PAPER: Discover in this white paper the top 3 things you can do with VM-aware storage—that commodity all-flash and hyperconverged cannot. Read on to enact proper visibility across your infrastructure mitigate performance problems, and simplify complex management.
Posted: 30 Mar 2016 | Published: 30 Mar 2016

Tintri

Cloud-Hosted Desktops: Which Solution Is Right For You?
sponsored by UKFast
WHITE PAPER: Before you jump into a DaaS or VDI deployment, consult this white paper which details the differences between each strategy and helps you decide which is better suited for your business. You'll gain insight into the following features including, the benefits of cloud-hosted desktops, virtual desktop use cases, and more.
Posted: 29 Mar 2016 | Published: 29 Mar 2016

UKFast

VDI Picture Book: The Three Most Complex (But Potentially Simple) VDI Management Tasks In Pictures
sponsored by Tintri
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details how to accomplish three VDI management tasks by using conventional storage vs. storage for virtualized workloads. You'll learn how storage specifically built for virtual environments can help you eliminate major storage pains that hamper VDI.
Posted: 28 Mar 2016 | Published: 28 Mar 2016

Tintri

Top 7 Reasons Why Your VDI Needs The Right Storage
sponsored by Tintri
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the top seven reasons to deploy the right storage infrastructure as part of your VDI deployment. Download now and find out how storage systems specifically built for virtualized environments can optimize your VDI project.
Posted: 28 Mar 2016 | Published: 28 Mar 2016

Tintri

How to Get 10x Better Performance, Scalability, and Efficiency for VM Backups
sponsored by Veritas
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights a backup solution that supports and protects VMware environments by integrating with VADP. Learn how this solution can enable your enterprise to quickly backup large numbers of VMs with less processing power as well as simplify your hardware and software management.
Posted: 09 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Aug 2015

Veritas

The Multiple Cloud Connectivity and Recovery Options of Dell Data Protection
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper compares two backup and recovery platforms and how they differ in support for connectivity to cloud providers, physical and virtual restore capabilities, hardware appliances, and more.
Posted: 02 Mar 2016 | Published: 30 Oct 2015

Dell, Inc.

Performance Monitoring of VMware Environments
sponsored by Galileo
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses a cloud-based suite of integrated Infrastructure Performance Management (IPM) agents that allow for detailed monitoring of servers, storage, SAN, and applications – saving you time and resources.
Posted: 01 Mar 2016 | Published: 01 Mar 2016

Galileo

The Pragmatic Path to Private Cloud Management
sponsored by Embotics
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides a pragmatic path to private cloud that can help you overcome top cloud adoption barriers. Uncover the importance of adding virtualization management and cloud automation features, like: resource optimization, lifecycle management, and more.
Posted: 01 Mar 2016 | Published: 01 Mar 2016

Embotics

Why and How Your Organization Can Benefit From Workload Portability
sponsored by Commvault
WHITE PAPER: This expert white paper discusses why workload portability is becoming the new reality for organizations who want the ability to move workloads from one environment to another. Read on and learn about this new concept and how to make it a successful journey in your organization.
Posted: 19 Feb 2016 | Published: 19 Feb 2016

Commvault

Build and Maintain Secondary Data Centers with DRaaS
sponsored by Veeam Software
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details how cloud-based DR can overcome the limitations of traditional secondary sites by providing the necessary resources for failover operations – without any capital costs or the burden of designing, deploying and managing the DR site daily. Read on to examine an overview of a cloud-based DR solution.
Posted: 08 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Veeam Software

Introduction to Hyper-V High-Availability
sponsored by Veeam Software
WHITE PAPER: This white paper offers best practices for optimizing clustered VMs with the help of Windows Server Failover Clustering that can enable continual service availability. Read on to learn how this technology can ensure your enterprise's management and monitoring systems are highly-available and automated.
Posted: 05 Feb 2016 | Published: 05 Feb 2016

Veeam Software

Azure VMs: The File Copy Predicament
sponsored by Veeam Software
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details the different methods of maneuvering data with Azure VMs, as well as the challenges and limitations that accompany them. Read on to learn about a solution that offers a way to copy data in or out of your Azure VMs.
Posted: 02 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Veeam Software

Understand the Basics of Performance-Driven Licensing
sponsored by VMTurbo
WHITE PAPER: Access this e-book to learn five common virtualization scenarios that break compliance. You'll also discover tactics currently being used in attempt to maintain compliance and how performance-driven compliance offers a solution to control workloads performance while mitigating compliance risk.
Posted: 29 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

VMTurbo

Solving the Right Problem in the Data Center
sponsored by VMTurbo
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the limitations of traditional cloud and virtualization management. It outlines a new approach that enables IT to operate outside of the break-fix loop, preventing degradation in the environment before it starts.
Posted: 28 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

VMTurbo

Memory Management Fundamentals
sponsored by VMTurbo
WHITE PAPER: From memory over-commitment to memory swapping, this informative resource details the fundamentals of memory management including the key features and limits of each traditional technique. Read on to discover how to solve memory management challenges by looking at the data center and its dynamics.
Posted: 28 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

VMTurbo

Virtualized Data Risks: How to Assess, Protect and Recover From Data Loss
sponsored by Acronis
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details seven virtualization backup/data protection "must-haves". Download now to find out how you can keep your data safe in virtualized environments.
Posted: 25 Jan 2016 | Published: 30 May 2014

Acronis

Capacity Planning Fundamentals
sponsored by VMTurbo
WHITE PAPER: This informative resource discusses key guidelines for capacity planning in your organization. Download now to learn the steps to produce a plan and how virtual environments impact these steps.
Posted: 21 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

VMTurbo

Migrating Your Company's PCs: Best Practices and Tips
sponsored by Acronis
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides best practices and guidelines for ensuring your backup systems are prepared when migrating current, outdated PC fleet to new PCs, laptops, and tablets. Read on to learn how an efficient, reliable backup solution can allow you to migrate to new PCs smoothly and successfully.
Posted: 18 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Acronis

Implementing VDI on Hyperconverged Infrastructures Reference Architecture
sponsored by SimpliVity
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details how hyper-converged infrastructures address VDI challenges by providing an end-user experience organizations require, without sacrificing economics or resilience. Download now to explore a technology overview of a hyperconverged system designed for VDI.
Posted: 18 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

SimpliVity

Top 10 Reasons to Choose Quantum DXi to Support Veeam Backup
sponsored by Quantum Corporation
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn how a data protection product for virtual environments is teaming up with a data deduplication appliance to optimize data protection in virtual server environments and find out ten reasons customers should pair these two products together when deploying a virtual server data protection solution.
Posted: 19 Feb 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2015

Quantum Corporation
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VIRTUAL MACHINE DEFINITION (continued): …  can often run multiple VMs at once. Because VMs are separated from the physical resources they use, the host environment is often able to dynamically assign those resources among them.The phrase "virtual machine" is commonly used to describe Sun Microsystems' Java runtime environment, the Java Virtual Machine (JVM), in which Java-specific commands are interpreted. The JVM is a virtual machine in that it executes code compiled specifically for it – known as bytecode – and abstracts use of resources for this bytecode. The Java programming language does not rely on platform-specific … 
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