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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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Take a Load Off, Admin
sponsored by SearchServerVirtualization
EBOOK: In this guide, find out specific goals and key processes to address before implementing an automated server virtualization platform. Access now to learn about the benefits of automation in 3 main areas: compliance, provisioning and configuration.
Posted: 23 Jun 2015 | Published: 23 Jun 2015

SearchServerVirtualization

A Computer Weekly buyer's guide to VM backup & disaster recovery
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: Computer Weekly looks at the products traditional and new suppliers have brought to market; how to mitigate some of the problems of virtual server backup; and asks whether cloud should the standard backup platform of the future?
Posted: 06 May 2015 | Published: 06 May 2015

ComputerWeekly.com

Features to Note in VMware vSphere Distributed Switches
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: This white paper will cover the vDS architecture as well as an overview of many of the different features that are exclusive to the vSphere Distributed switch.
Posted: 27 Mar 2015 | Published: 27 Mar 2015

Global Knowledge

XenDesktop and Tintri VMstore
sponsored by Tintri
WHITE PAPER: This informative guide outlines how to create a new Citrix XenDesktop 7.1 environment from the start within an existing VMware vSphere 5.1 infrastructure backed by Tintri storage.
Posted: 23 Mar 2015 | Published: 30 Nov 2012

Tintri

Platform provides insight into your infrastructure
sponsored by Tintri
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the challenges IT faces in pinpointing performance issues and how Tintri VMstore and Tintri Global Center deliver deep insight in to utilization and performance helping IT detect trends and enhance troubleshooting.
Posted: 18 Mar 2015 | Published: 18 Mar 2015

Tintri

Microsoft Service Manager Simplified
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: Through the use of automation, compliance, self-service portal, and standardization, Microsoft's System Center Service Manager can support the best practices found in the Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITILĀ®) and the Microsoft Operations Framework (MOF).
Posted: 13 Mar 2015 | Published: 13 Mar 2015

Global Knowledge

5 Reasons VMware vSphere 6.0 is a Game Changer
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WHITE PAPER: This white paper focuses on the five main improvements that are the biggest "game changers" for VMware vSphere 6.0.
Posted: 09 Feb 2015 | Published: 04 Feb 2015

Global Knowledge

Modern Data Protection Is More Than Backup
sponsored by SearchDataBackup.com
EBOOK: This exclusive e-book takes a look at how data protection is changing today. Download now to learn how and why backup is converging with other IT technologies and how copy data management differs from traditional backup.
Posted: 04 Feb 2015 | Published: 04 Feb 2015

SearchDataBackup.com

Competitive Comparative: Commvault and Veeam
sponsored by Commvault
RESOURCE: This infographic details a solution that can protect thousands of virtual machines across an enterprise quickly, saving you time and money. Read on to discover how you can automate time consuming processes like discovery, classification, and filtering so you can be more productive.
Posted: 10 Dec 2014 | Published: 10 Dec 2014

Commvault

Virtual Machine Migration Methods in vSphere
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains why migrations are useful, the methods that vSphere makes available for you to manually move a virtual machine (VM), and how vSphere can automate the process for you in various scenarios.
Posted: 10 Dec 2014 | Published: 10 Dec 2014

Global Knowledge

Five Ways Network Virtualization Will Revolutionize IT
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: Discover how Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) will revolutionize IT and change the way you think about network connectivity, and perhaps even application development.
Posted: 10 Nov 2014 | Published: 10 Nov 2014

Global Knowledge

Ease VM Storage With Converged and Cloud Options
sponsored by SearchConvergedInfrastucture
EBOOK: Find out how converged and hyper-converged solutions are delivering an increased level of consistency for today's IT infrastructures by packaging key features of the data center that are designed to go together and also learn how the cloud is being used to optimize these converged workloads.
Posted: 15 May 2015 | Published: 15 May 2015

SearchConvergedInfrastucture

Private Cloud vs. Virtual Data Center
sponsored by Dell EMC and Microsoft
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide explains exactly how a private cloud infrastructure builds on the capabilities that virtualization provides. Take a look to learn the ins and outs of virtual data centers, private clouds, and how they work together.
Posted: 09 Apr 2015 | Published: 09 Apr 2015

Dell EMC and Microsoft

VIRTUALIZATION REACHES BEYOND THE HYPERVISOR
sponsored by SearchServerVirtualization
EBOOK: A data center's effectiveness can be bolstered with tools that properly assist in virtualization management and capacity planning.
Posted: 06 Apr 2015 | Published: 06 Apr 2015

SearchServerVirtualization

FlashSystem: IP-Only AB Case Study
sponsored by IBM
CASE STUDY: This white paper explains how flash storage technology can maximize the benefits of your business growth by packing more virtual environments into the same physical infrastructure and delivering faster analytical insight. Read on here to learn how to implement flash in your virtual data center.
Posted: 18 Mar 2015 | Published: 18 Mar 2015

IBM

Delivering on Virtualization's Promise
sponsored by SearchServerVirtualization
EBOOK: This three-part guide provides expert guidance on virtualization strategies, along with tactical advice on making sure your virtualized environment is working at an optimum level.
Posted: 18 Mar 2015 | Published: 18 Mar 2015

SearchServerVirtualization

Next Generation Analytics for Optimizing Critical Application Operations in Virtualized Environments
sponsored by SIOS Technology Corp
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the benefits and challenges of moving critical applications such as SQL Server, Oracle, and SAP to the new hybrid data center. Additionally, learn about an advanced analytics platform that can help meet stringent requirements for performance, efficiency, reliability, and resilience in virtualized environments.
Posted: 02 Mar 2015 | Published: 02 Mar 2015

SIOS Technology Corp

A Virtual-First Strategy for Applications
sponsored by SearchServerVirtualization
EBOOK: This handbook examine the key benefits and important of virtualizing key applications. Access now to learn about the obstacles an IT team might expect to encounter from implementation and management perspectives.
Posted: 02 Mar 2015 | Published: 02 Mar 2015

SearchServerVirtualization

How to Run Your Apps and Databases In-Memory
sponsored by Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
WEBCAST: Access this webcast to learn how a 32TB memory server can run your databases and applications completely in-memory. Download now to leanr if this server is right for your organization.
Posted: 23 Feb 2015 | Premiered: Oct 14, 2013

Oracle Corporation UK Ltd

Get the Upper Hand on Virtual Machine Sprawl
sponsored by SearchServerVirtualization
EBOOK: As hypervisor features have become increasingly similar, the next vendor battleground will be management software. Microsoft and VMware have similar capabilities, and now they'll look to make their product stand out by touting their management tools and complimentary products.
Posted: 19 Jan 2015 | Published: 19 Jan 2015

SearchServerVirtualization

CW Buyer's Guide: Emerging technologies in networking
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EBOOK: Check out this extensive buyers' guide to explore technologies that are designed to improve networking, and for an inside glance at what established suppliers are doing to re-invent their offerings.
Posted: 09 Jan 2015 | Published: 06 Jan 2015

ComputerWeekly.com

Automating VM Lifecycles with a Single Tool
sponsored by Commvault
VIDEO: This brief video demonstration shows how one tool can automate your entire virtual machine lifecycle.
Posted: 12 Dec 2014 | Premiered: 18 Jul 2014

Commvault

A Tale of Two Workloads
sponsored by Rackspace
WHITE PAPER: Rackspace offers this white paper for you to design to separate infrastructures and to classify and map existing and planned application workloads. Download and discover how VMware vSphere and OpenStack public and/or private cloud deployments deliver a hybrid solution for your business to grow.
Posted: 03 Nov 2014 | Published: 27 Oct 2014

Rackspace

Virdata's Internet of Things Platform and IBM SoftLayer
sponsored by IBM
VIDEO: This exclusive video explores the partner the strategic data insight arm of Technicolor turned to for its virtual machines, bare metal, storage solutions, and much more.
Posted: 23 Oct 2014 | Premiered: 03 Apr 2014

IBM

Best Management Practices for Server Virtualization
sponsored by CloudPhysics
EGUIDE: Despite the growth of virtualization, a smooth and successful migration to and management of a virtual machine (VM) isn't guaranteed. In this expert e-guide, examine some frequently asked questions with respect to server virtualization
Posted: 19 Oct 2014 | Published: 19 Oct 2014

CloudPhysics
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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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