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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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The Complete Guide to Monitoring Virtualized Environments
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: This e-book details the new complications that come with virtualization and offers seven best practices for handling them.
Posted: 31 Jul 2013 | Published: 01 Aug 2013

CA Technologies.

IBM Storwize Family – Scaling Capabilities and Value
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This resource discusses one vendor's family of virtualized storage solutions to manage today's endless data growth intelligently and efficiently.
Posted: 23 Jul 2013 | Published: 24 Oct 2014

IBM

Deploying and Optimizing SQL Server for Virtual Machines
sponsored by SolarWinds, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will gain deeper insight into the four critical resource areas that impact database performance and reliability in a virtual machine.
Posted: 29 Aug 2013 | Published: 29 Aug 2013

SolarWinds, Inc.

Hyper-V® 2012 vs. vSphere™ 5.1 - Understanding the Differences
sponsored by SolarWinds, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In order to help vSphere administrators make the knowledge leap between VMware vSphere and Microsoft Hyper-V, this paper will outline the differences between the currently shipping products from both VMware and Microsoft: vSphere 5.1 and Hyper-V 2012. Discover key features in the products and be exposed to the feature details as that may exist.
Posted: 26 Aug 2013 | Published: 26 Aug 2013

SolarWinds, Inc.

Demystifying Deduplication for Backup with the Dell DR4000
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: A disruption in the availability of data can break business continuity. Any good impact analysis must consider how quickly data access can be restored and how recent the data must be. Tape backup is no longer effective for all scenarios, and disk-based backup presents challenges as well. Is data deduplication the answer? Read the White Paper
Posted: 23 Aug 2013 | Published: 31 Jan 2012

Dell Software

ESG Lab Validation Report: Dell PowerVaultDL4000 Appliance
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: IT teams today are faced with swelling data volumes and expanding virtualization, both of which complicate the protection landscape and challenge your staff's resources. The DL4000 protects both physical and virtual servers, nearly eliminating backup windows and providing recovery assurance for data and applications. Read the Report
Posted: 23 Aug 2013 | Published: 31 Jul 2013

Dell Software

Oracle VM: Designing, Creating and Testing an Oracle VM 3.2 Environment
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: New to Oracle VM and not sure where to start? This technical whitepaper including best practices will walk you through the process of design, creation and test of Oracle VM.
Posted: 12 Aug 2013 | Published: 30 Apr 2013

Oracle Corporation

Oracle VM 3: Integrating Oracle VM into a Disaster Recovery Solution using SAN
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Check out this informative white paper to find out how to use your SAN to integrate Oracle VM into a multisite disaster recovery solution to combat the challenges of today's IT.
Posted: 09 Aug 2013 | Published: 28 Dec 2012

Oracle Corporation

Move To Application-Driven Virtualization for Real IT Savings
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Going beyond traditional server virtualization, Oracle VM's application driven virtualization approach not only provides the traditional server virtualization benefits of consolidation, reliability and flexibility but also delivers a unique integrated solution to addressing critical business needs.
Posted: 09 Aug 2013 | Published: 31 Aug 2011

Oracle Corporation

Delivering on the Promise of SDN & Network Virtualization Today
sponsored by Netsocket
WHITE PAPER: This resource explores why legacy solutions to ongoing network challenges fall flat, and examines how software-defined networking (SDN) and network virtualization technologies can effectively address today's network pain points.
Posted: 07 Aug 2013 | Published: 30 Jun 2013

Netsocket

EMC VSPEX End User Computing Solutions With VMware vSphere and VMware View
sponsored by OnX USA LLC
WHITE PAPER: This short white paper explores a storage infrastructure that eliminates the planning and configuration burdens that are associated with adopting an end-user computing solution.
Posted: 31 Jul 2013 | Published: 29 Jun 2012

OnX USA LLC

Top Reasons Why Customers Virtualize Their Servers With EMC VSPEX
sponsored by OnX USA LLC
WHITE PAPER: This short resource explores the top nine reasons to virtualize your servers on proven, best-in-class infrastructures to help reduce capital and operation expenses.
Posted: 31 Jul 2013 | Published: 30 Mar 2012

OnX USA LLC

EMC VSPEX Server Virtualization Solutions For Small and Medium Business
sponsored by OnX USA LLC
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses a pre-validated and modular architecture and its key capabilities that enable complete virtualization.
Posted: 31 Jul 2013 | Published: 29 Feb 2012

OnX USA LLC

Nimble Storage for VMware View VDI
sponsored by Nimble Storage
WHITE PAPER: This resource explores an adaptive storage system that can handle peak loads of disruption or activity as well as service the steady-state operations in a cost-effective and easily administered package.
Posted: 31 Jul 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Nimble Storage

Tech Tips: VMware Horizon View
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This resource discusses how VMware Horizon View (formerly VMware View) can help IT pros address top mobility pain points. Discover how this tool enables you to easily virtualize end-user desktops so you can cut operational costs, boost security and meet mobile computing demands.
Posted: 29 Jul 2013 | Published: 29 Jul 2013

VMware, Inc.

EMC VSPEX Server Virtualization Solutions For Mid-Market Businesses
sponsored by OnX USA LLC
WHITE PAPER: This short resource examines a complete, modular solution designed to accelerate your business' journey through all three phases of virtualization.
Posted: 29 Jul 2013 | Published: 29 Feb 2012

OnX USA LLC

Tech Tips: VMware Horizon Mirage
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource to learn all about VMware Horizon Mirage, a comprehensive image management solution that enables you to deliver updates to individual IT-managed layers seamlessly and simplify backup and desktop disaster recovery. Also, discover nine essential tips that can ensure deployment success.
Posted: 29 Jul 2013 | Published: 29 Jul 2013

VMware, Inc.

Innovate to Drive Agility: Hp CloudSystem optimized for VMware
sponsored by HP and VMware
WHITE PAPER: Virtualization is a good starting point for alleviating common IT pain points, but cloud computing is what will give your organization the competitive edge it needs.  This white paper discusses a portfolio of tools designed to help you take full advantage of the cloud, without adding complexity or introducing new risks to your IT environment.
Posted: 29 Jul 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

HP and VMware

VMware vSphere with Operations Management on HP Converged Infrastructure
sponsored by HP and VMware
WHITE PAPER: Read this whitepaper and learn how to aggregate workload data, apply predictive analytics and perform capacity planning, allowing you to deliver improved service-level agreements (SLAs), achieve infrastructure and application availability and gain higher resource utilization.
Posted: 29 Jul 2013 | Published: 29 Jul 2013

HP and VMware

EMC VSPEX End-User Computing Solutions for Mid-Market Businesses
sponsored by OnX USA LLC
WHITE PAPER: This short white paper explores a best-in-class architecture to deploy desktop virtualization simple, efficiently and with flexibility.
Posted: 29 Jul 2013 | Published: 29 Feb 2012

OnX USA LLC

How Virtualization is Key to Managing Risk: A Guide to Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: Learn how encapsulation and server consolidation can minimize the damage that disasters cause.
Posted: 26 Jul 2013 | Published: 26 Jul 2013

Dell and VMware

Total Cost Comparison in Small to Medium Business Scenarios: VMware vSphere vs. Microsoft Hyper-V
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: See how vSphere and Hyper-V compare, and which reduced operational costs by up to 91% in two years.
Posted: 25 Jul 2013 | Published: 01 Sep 2012

Dell and VMware

Compudyne improves application performance by 20 percent with HP ProLiant Gen8 Servers
sponsored by HP and VMware
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource to learn how one organization in the Professional services industry deployed advanced server technology to achieve significant IT benefits, including 40% lower administration time, 85% faster new server provisioning and much more.
Posted: 24 Jul 2013 | Published: 31 Jan 2013

HP and VMware

Demonstrating Proven Business Value Through Backup Redesign with EMC: Dealing with an Ageing Tape Library
sponsored by EMC
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how one organization implemented a modernized backup solution to achieve significant efficiency gains and financial savings.
Posted: 22 Jul 2013 | Published: 30 Mar 2012

EMC

Baylor College of Medicine Ensures Integrity of Groundbreaking Scientific Research with VMware vFabric Hyperic
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: How did Baylor College of Medicine achieve comprehensive application monitoring, as well as reduce response time, increase speed of resolution, and improve virtualization performance? Read this case study to find out!
Posted: 16 Jul 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2010

VMware, Inc.
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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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