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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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Lightning-Fast Virtual System Recovery
sponsored by arcserve
WEBCAST: Discover a unified data protection solution with instant, efficient virtual machine recovery and migration capabilities and watch a demonstration on how this solution works. Explore how this virtual system backup can provide your enterprise with improvements in RPO, RTO, database performance, and more.
Posted: 12 Jul 2016 | Premiered: May 20, 2016

arcserve

Trends in Server Virtualization
sponsored by arcserve
WHITE PAPER: While virtualization has its benefits such as reduced capital expenditure and operating expenses, it has downsides including server sprawl and risk of single point failure. So is virtualization really worth the fuss? Access this white paper to learn about more benefits and downsides of virtualization and recent advances made to solve these issues.
Posted: 07 Jul 2016 | Published: 06 Jul 2016

arcserve

Where Containers Fit in an IT Infrastructure
sponsored by SearchServerVirtualization
EBOOK: In the battle between container virtualization and hypervisors, the battle doesn't matter. Hypervisors and virtualization containers can complement each other. The real battle is balancing the strengths of one against the weaknesses of the other. Access this e-guide to learn how.
Posted: 12 Jul 2016 | Published: 12 Jul 2016

SearchServerVirtualization

How to Find and Fix Storage I/O Bottlenecks
sponsored by SearchServerVirtualization
EBOOK: An I/O bottleneck can diminish virtualization performance. In many cases, the problem will be found in the storage system.
Posted: 23 Jun 2016 | Published: 23 Jun 2016

SearchServerVirtualization

What To Buy: Private Cloud Management Tools Compared
sponsored by Embotics
EGUIDE: As more organizations adopt private clouds, the need for management software is becoming readily apparent. But not all private cloud management tools are created equally. This exclusive e-guide explores four essential purchasing criteria for server virtualization/private cloud management products.
Posted: 22 Jun 2016 | Published: 07 Jun 2016

Embotics

Colgate-Palmolive Optimizes Virtual Environment With an Operations Manager: Maximizing Investments and Assuring Application Performance in the Process
sponsored by Turbonomic
CASE STUDY: The solution to the issue of improperly utilized resources was a simple implementation of an Operations Manager. Read this case study that outlines how using an Operations Manager solved virtualization issues and assisted in virtualizing new applications for Colgate-Palmolive in a short time.
Posted: 15 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Turbonomic

Garland, Texas Saves More Than $200,000 with VM Software-Driven Control
sponsored by Turbonomic
CASE STUDY: After implementing an Operations Manager, The City of Garland quickly realized its resource misallocation, letting it efficiently utilize all resources. Read this case study to learn more about how implementing an Operations Manager saved the city of Garland an estimated $300,000.
Posted: 15 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Turbonomic

Centurylink Eliminates Break-Fix Mentality and Takes Control
sponsored by Turbonomic
CASE STUDY: Find out how implementing an Operations Manager at your company can help simplify the virtualization process, resulting in efficient use of resources and full financial benefits. Read this case study to learn more about how one company gained the advantages of utilizing an Operations Manager.
Posted: 14 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Turbonomic

Children’s Hospital Colorado Takes Control for Epic Care with Operations Manager
sponsored by Turbonomic
CASE STUDY: To rectify virtualization issues like inefficient resource management and poor capacity planning, Children's Hospital of Colorado implemented an Operations Manager. Read this case study to learn about the benefits the hospital received from using an Operations Manager.
Posted: 14 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Turbonomic

Canon U.S.A. Fully Automates VMOTION and Storage VMOTION with VMTurbo
sponsored by Turbonomic
WHITE PAPER: Resource allocation is the key to succeeding in virtualized environments. Read this brief case study to learn how one company was able to implement a solution that automatically made intelligent adjustments, allowing them to expand their virtual footprint and control over a complex virtual environment.
Posted: 13 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Turbonomic

VMTurbo Enables Greater Performance for Large Virtual Environments
sponsored by Turbonomic
WHITE PAPER: To deliver the best possible application performance at scale, your virtual machines (VMs) need to properly allocate the available resources. Discover a VM solution that provides resource allocation to handle 30% more orders per minute and 23% better response times.
Posted: 09 Jun 2016 | Published: 09 Jun 2016

Turbonomic

Should You Let Software Define Your Data Center?
sponsored by SearchServerVirtualization
EBOOK: In this exclusive handbook, IT expert Dan Kusnetzky cuts into the hype surrounding the software-defined data center, and suggests ways IT decision makers can evaluate whether the SDDC is the right path forward.
Posted: 06 Jun 2016 | Published: 06 Jun 2016

SearchServerVirtualization

Virtual Client Computing Software Vendor Assessment
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Take a look at the virtual client computing (VCC) market and evaluate each vendor's strengths and challenges, what characteristics to look at when evaluating client virtualization approaches and what four client virtualization software technologies comprise the VCC market.
Posted: 16 May 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2015

VMware

Modern Infrastructure E-zine: Storage for a Containerized World
sponsored by SearchDataCenter.com
EZINE: The hype around containers may have reached a fever pitch, but enterprise's weighing how many eggs to put in that basket should consider how well (or how poorly) containers meet their data storage needs before they take things any further. This exclusive issue of the Modern Infrastructure E-Zine takes a look at storage for a containerized world.
Posted: 20 Apr 2016 | Published: 20 Apr 2016

SearchDataCenter.com

The Next Step in Mobility: Virtual Mobile Infrastructure
sponsored by Sierraware
EGUIDE: Virtual mobile infrastructure (VMI) is an emerging technology with a promising future that is going to change the way that mobile apps are run and utilized across different platforms. This exclusive guide, Brian Madden discusses what you need to know about VMI and what it means for the future of mobile devices.
Posted: 15 Apr 2016 | Published: 06 Apr 2016

Sierraware

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

Data Protection Methods: Mounting Backups vs. Recovering from Backups
sponsored by Veritas
EGUIDE: This e-guide highlights important questions to ask before deciding on a data protection method and discusses the benefits and challenges associated with mounting backup versus recovery. Read on to see how mounting backups can significantly improve your data protection systems.
Posted: 17 Mar 2016 | Published: 16 Mar 2016

Veritas

Improve Storage System Performance in Virtual Environments
sponsored by Galileo
EGUIDE: Storage architects constantly probe storage arrays, the network, hosts, and hypervisors in an attempt to put their finger on what's bogging down a storage system. In this e-guide, three storage architects share what storage performance bottlenecks they faced in their environments and how they overcame them.
Posted: 08 Mar 2016 | Published: 04 Mar 2016

Galileo

VCE President and COO Discuss the Future of VCE
sponsored by EMC Converged Platforms
EGUIDE: In this exclusive e-guide, experts at VCE talk about the company moving forward after the purchase of VCE parent company, EMC.
Posted: 02 Mar 2016 | Published: 29 Feb 2016

EMC Converged Platforms

The Benefits of Hyper-Converged Infrastructure
sponsored by SimpliVity
EGUIDE: In 2015, hyper-converged architectures certainly lived up to the hype with many organizations addressing this change with new platforms. So is 2016 the year to hyper-converge your architecture? In this exclusive e-guide, storage expert George Crump outlines the benefits as well as some areas of concern surrounding hyper-converged infrastructures.
Posted: 25 Feb 2016 | Published: 18 Feb 2016

SimpliVity

Converged vs. Hyper-converged Storage: Which Method Is Best?
sponsored by SimpliVity
EGUIDE: As the number of VMs exploded, so did the complexity of the infrastructure required to support VMs. To tame this complexity, users have two options: converged vs. hyper-converged storage. In this e-guide, you will examine the differences between each—such as IT integration approaches and limitations, and which environments each best suits.
Posted: 24 Feb 2016 | Published: 19 Feb 2016

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

Case Study: Santa Barbara City College Reduces VM Backup and Restore Times
sponsored by Quantum Corporation
CASE STUDY: In this case study, learn how Santa Barbara City College resolved its struggle with backing up and restoring files from VM environments. See how data protection software and deduplication appliances can provide your enterprise with automated protection that will help to reduce your backup and restore times.
Posted: 15 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Quantum Corporation

Understanding VM-aware Storage Options
sponsored by Hedvig Inc
EGUIDE: This expert e-Guide takes a closer look at VM-aware storage options that can simplify the provisioning and deployment of virtual machines. Read on to learn about how to meet the requirements for VM-aware storage, and see if it's a good fit for your organization.
Posted: 12 Feb 2016 | Published: 09 Feb 2016

Hedvig Inc

vGPU's Effect On VDI And Complex Graphics
sponsored by NVIDIA/VMware
EGUIDE: Virtualized GPU technology is bringing VDI to more users than ever before, which could spur desktop virtualization adoption. This e-guide details how virtualized GPU technology is impacting VDI deployments and changing the way complex graphics are delivered to virtual desktops.
Posted: 12 Feb 2016 | Published: 08 Feb 2016

NVIDIA/VMware
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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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