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ALSO CALLED: Appliance, VMware Appliances
DEFINITION: What is a virtual appliance? A virtual appliance is a virtual machine image file consisting of a preconfigured operating system environment and a single application. The purpose of a virtual appliance is to simplify delivery and operation of the application. To this end, only necessary operating system components are included. Deploying an application as a virtual appliance eliminates problems with  … 
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FlashStack with Cisco UCS and Pure Storage FlashArray//m for 5000 VMware Horizon View 6.2 Users
sponsored by Pure Storage
EBOOK: This document provides a reference architecture and design guide for up to 5000 seat mixed workload on Cisco UCS and Pure Storage FlashArray//m with VMware Horizon 6.2 RDS server-based sessions and Linked Clone Windows 7 virtual desktops on vSphere 6. Read on to confidently scale-out to tens of thousands of users with all-flash based VDI.
Posted: 16 Aug 2017 | Published: 11 Apr 2017

Pure Storage

4 Ways Printing Virtualization Augments Healthcare VDI
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Learn 4 ways that printing virtualization can augment healthcare VDI and provide physicians with printing capabilities that are efficient, secure, and compliant.
Posted: 29 Jun 2017 | Published: 29 Jun 2017

Citrix

A New Take on Managing the Virtualized Data Center
sponsored by VMware
RESOURCE: Download this resource to gain the most value from your virtualized data center with an integrated platform that includes intelligent operations. You'll learn how to diagnose and resolve issues before they affect performance, identify capacity shortages, and more.
Posted: 16 Jun 2017 | Published: 16 Jun 2017

VMware

Which Types of Flash Make the Most Sense for Virtualization?
sponsored by Pure Storage
EGUIDE: Which types of flash make the most sense for a virtualized environment? In this expert guide, George Crump evaluates the durability of three types of flash—single-level, multi-level, and triple-level cell. Read on to also delve into three flash form factors to consider when implementing it on virtual workloads.
Posted: 20 Apr 2017 | Published: 19 Apr 2017

Pure Storage

Deloitte Tech Trends 2017
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
RESEARCH CONTENT: Deloitte's annual Tech Trends report identifies the critical developments that are likely to disrupt UK and global businesses in the next 18 to 24 months
Posted: 20 Apr 2017 | Published: 20 Apr 2017

ComputerWeekly.com

Aligning the Network with Digital Transformation, Cloud, and Customer Engagement
sponsored by Windstream Communications
WHITE PAPER: This IDC white paper examines how digital transformation and cloud computing have necessitated a significant reassessment of the WAN. . It also considers how and why SD-WAN has arisen as a technological answer to that challenge.
Posted: 13 Apr 2017 | Published: 30 Nov 2016

Windstream Communications

Secure Cloud Access Case Study: Hitachi Federated Cloud
sponsored by Array Networks
CASE STUDY: If you are an IaaS provider or an MSP, download this case study to discover the technology that Hitachi Ltd implemented in order to maintain secure, scalable and extensible remote access as a service, extend the technology beyond administrative access to new applications, and more.
Posted: 11 Apr 2017 | Published: 11 Apr 2017

Array Networks

The Essential Guide to VM-aware Storage (VAS)
sponsored by Tintri
RESOURCE: Access this essential guide for VM-aware storage (VAS) to get a close-up look at a new category of storage—one with operating systems built on virtual machines, and specifically attuned to virtualization and cloud. If you've got a large virtual footprint, here's your chance to explore VAS' capabilities.
Posted: 15 Mar 2017 | Published: 15 Mar 2017

Tintri

CW ASEAN - December 2016
sponsored by SearchDataCenter.com
EZINE: In this month's CW ASEAN, read how Singapore is setting itself to be a leader in the digital age.
Posted: 30 Nov 2016 | Published: 30 Nov 2016

SearchDataCenter.com

Develop and Implement a Strong Virtual Data Center Migration Plan
sponsored by CommScope
EGUIDE: Moving a virtual data center from one physical location to another is a big undertaking, and without a well-thought-out data migration plan, you are sure to run into issues. This e-guide details tips and tricks to developing a step-by-step migration plan and highlights how automation can help your approach.
Posted: 07 Sep 2016 | Published: 06 Sep 2016

CommScope

A Computer Weekly Buyer's Guide to Containers and Microservices
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EBOOK: In this 13-page buyer's guide, Computer Weekly looks at how the architectures are configured, the suppliers building them – and the benefits to the organisation using them.
Posted: 14 Mar 2016 | Published: 15 Mar 2016

ComputerWeekly.com

Simplifying Storage Allocations for Virtual Desktops
sponsored by Pure Storage
EGUIDE: "How can I simplify storage allocation for virtual desktops?" You asked the question, we have the answer. Read on to discover how to address storage allocation requirements of both the operating system and apps, and VDI user data, in this expert guide.
Posted: 20 Apr 2017 | Published: 20 Apr 2017

Pure Storage

VDI Hardware Evaluation Checklist
sponsored by Pure Storage
EGUIDE: Organizations considering VDI must exercise caution when choosing the hardware on which to run their platform. From this e-guide, learn how to choose the right VDI hardware for your deployment. Read on to access a five-point checklist for selection, and more.
Posted: 20 Apr 2017 | Published: 20 Apr 2017

Pure Storage

Abandoning the Narrative of Containers vs. Hypervisors and VMs
sponsored by Red Hat
EGUIDE: IT pros often pit hypervisors against containers—but is the debate really that simple? In this expert-guide learn about the current state of these technologies, and why the 2 systems are far more productive when synchronized. Read on to see why containers currently out-perform hypervisors, how VMs are quickly closing that gap, and much more.
Posted: 09 Feb 2017 | Published: 03 Feb 2017

Red Hat

Getting to Know Server Memory Types and Breaking down VM Compatibility in the Evolving IT Space
sponsored by Red Hat
EGUIDE: Discover how to protect server memory reliability, boost the performance of memory devices, and prevent VM corruption with the instruction on supporting simultaneous virtual machines in this guide. Read on as our experts demonstrate how to achieve cross-hypervisor compatibility, as well.
Posted: 09 Feb 2017 | Published: 03 Feb 2017

Red Hat

Future Network Market Vision Emphasizes the Edge
sponsored by Limelight Networks, Inc.
EGUIDE: In this expert guide, Tom Nolle, President of CIMI Corporation will uncover two network market truths, and how they impact network operators' infrastructure and profits.
Posted: 12 Dec 2016 | Published: 07 Dec 2016

Limelight Networks, Inc.

Get to Know the Citrix Ready Marketplace
sponsored by Citrix Ready
VIDEO: Learn about the Citrix Ready Marketplace, a one-stop-shop for you to explore and evaluate Citrix compatible third-party products and solutions for virtualization, mobility, cloud, and networking.
Posted: 08 Aug 2016 | Premiered: 06 Mar 2016

Citrix Ready

GPU Products: New Competition Is Creating More Affordable Options
sponsored by AMD
EGUIDE: New competition in GPU virtualization is leading to the creation of more affordable products. In this expert e-guide, we discuss the current state of vGPU and what your options are. You'll get the chance to learn about new GPU products and the trends behind their creation as we compare the technologies and their features.
Posted: 22 Jul 2016 | Published: 20 Jul 2016

AMD

Recovery Tools and Tips for Your Virtual Server Backup Strategy
sponsored by Veritas
EGUIDE: With all of the options admins have today, sometimes, it can be easy to forget about virtual server backups. In this expert e-guide, you will discover several, top-of-the-line recovery tools and tips to aid your virtual server backup strategy, and ensure every backup is handled correctly in your enterprise.
Posted: 17 Mar 2016 | Published: 17 Mar 2016

Veritas

Broadening Your VDI Horizon Beyond Thin Client Devices
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
EGUIDE: This exclusive e-guide details how you can move beyond traditional thin client devices for VDI access to either existing, reconfigured PCs or mobile devices. Access now and you'll learn how most non-thin-client access uses exactly the same mechanisms as thin clients.
Posted: 10 Feb 2016 | Published: 03 Feb 2016

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

EMEA Report: What's Driving Hyperconverged Infrastructure Adoption?
sponsored by SimpliVity
WHITE PAPER: This market survey report explores hyperconverged infrastructure use today with a focus on respondents whose company headquarters are in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA).
Posted: 03 Aug 2015 | Published: 15 Jun 2015

SimpliVity

Your Market Report on Hyperconverged Infrastructure
sponsored by SimpliVity
RESEARCH CONTENT: This 43-page research report shows the current use of hyperconverged infrastructure today, with key findings from a survey of over 500 tech professionals and members of organizational management.
Posted: 03 Aug 2015 | Published: 03 Aug 2015

SimpliVity

Considerations for Third-Party and Server Appliance Tools
sponsored by Rackspace
EGUIDE: In this expert e-guide, examine what types of tools are available to help IT shops monitor storage performance in VMware server environments. Get advice about, discover the benefits of, and explore the drawbacks of third-party storage performance monitoring tools.
Posted: 30 Aug 2014 | Published: 30 Aug 2014

Rackspace

Railroad Carrier Virtualizes SAP on Converged Infrastructure
sponsored by EMC Converged Platforms.
CASE STUDY: In order to realize cost savings and operation efficiencies, rail carrier Canadian Pacific (CP) wanted to move from inefficient outsourced IT services to a private cloud implementation. This brief case study illustrates how CP leveraged a converged infrastructure to virtualize its extensive suite of SAP and other business-critical applications.
Posted: 11 Jun 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

EMC Converged Platforms.

ESG Study - Citrix and HP Help Deliver Alternative Desktop Solutions
sponsored by Citrix and HP
VIDEO: Watch this webcast to learn about a desktop virtualization combined solution that will enable you to move, manage, and secure virtual desktops and components from a central location.
Posted: 03 Jun 2014 | Premiered: 29 May 2014

Citrix and HP
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VIRTUAL APPLIANCE DEFINITION (continued): …  installation and configuration, such as software or driver compatibility issues. Users can simply download a single file and run the application. Resources required for maintenance are also reduced. Developers can include a Web interface for custom configurations or delivering patches and updates. A virtual appliance is often deployed as a subset of a virtual machine running on virtualization technology, such as VMware Workstation. Virtual appliances have proven useful in deploying network applications.They are also helpful in grid computing, where they can solve the problem introduced by … 
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