Software  >   Systems Software  >   Virtualization Software  >  

Virtual Machine

RSS Feed    Add to Google    Add to My Yahoo!
ALSO CALLED: Virtual Private Servers
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  … 
Definition continues below.
Virtual Machine Reports
26 - 50 of 868 Matches Previous Page  |  Next Page
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

What are The Trends that Continue to Drive Adoption of Virtualized IT and Virtualization-Specific Backup?
sponsored by Veeam Software
RESEARCH CONTENT: As businesses move more workloads to virtual machines, backup requirements are changing dramatically. Read about just what effects this shift in backup requirements has caused in this ESG research report, which explains why flexibility and agility are the most important aspects of modern backup, the top 5 data recovery challenges, and more.
Posted: 11 Apr 2017 | Published: 31 Jan 2017

Veeam Software

Deliver Better Backup and Data Availability to Combat VM Sprawl
sponsored by Veeam Software
WHITE PAPER: In order to combat data growth and VM sprawl, you need to rethink backup. In this white paper, learn about a virtual-based backup program that can enable future-proofing with easy scalability, lower ongoing backup costs, and more.
Posted: 11 Apr 2017 | Published: 11 Apr 2017

Veeam Software

Hyper-Consolidation: Unleash the Power and Get the Performance You Paid For
sponsored by DataCore Software Corporation
EBOOK: Most organizations are afflicted with a disease called "server sprawl." Overspending on servers for improved input/output (I/O) isn't the cure. Access this e-book to learn how hyper-consolidation optimizes your I/O capacity and why scale-out and web-scale computing can't solve the problem.
Posted: 03 Apr 2017 | Published: 03 Apr 2017

DataCore Software Corporation

Next stage of virtualisation: Containers
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EGUIDE: The buzz and hype surrounding container technologies has reached fever pitch in recent years, prompting CIOs and IT decision makers to mull over what role, if any, they should and could play in their digital transformation plans.
Posted: 03 Apr 2017 | Published: 03 Apr 2017

ComputerWeekly.com

Performance Evaluation Criteria for Hyperconverged Infrastructure
sponsored by Nutanix
WHITE PAPER: 85% of IT pros surveyed currently use hyperconverged infrastructures (HCI) technology or plan to over the next 12 months. In this vendor-neutral Enterprise Strategy Group report, Senior Analyst Mike Leone explores why organizations are adopting HCI and gives you 3 key questions to evaluate HCI performance for yourself.
Posted: 21 Mar 2017 | Published: 30 Nov 2016

Nutanix

Definitive Guide to VDI and Architecturing End-User Computing Solutions
sponsored by Nutanix
EBOOK: This e-book dives into infrastructure design for VDI and end-user computing (EUC) environments, and covers the points that you will have to consider during your EUC infrastructure design process. Read on to learn all about architectural principles, infrastructure alternatives, and storage types.
Posted: 17 Mar 2017 | Published: 30 Dec 2016

Nutanix

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

5 Reasons That Flash and VAS are The Keys to Enterprise Cloud
sponsored by Tintri
WHITE PAPER: Download this white paper to discover 5 reasons why incorporating VM-aware storage (VAS) into your flash system can help you maximize the benefits of both public and private cloud environments.
Posted: 15 Mar 2017 | Published: 15 Mar 2017

Tintri

How Azure Stack Aims to Solve Hybrid Cloud Challenges
sponsored by Rackspace
EGUIDE: Microsoft's Azure Stack intends to bridge the gap between private virtual machine infrastructure and public cloud, as well as tackle other hybrid cloud challenges. What potential does Azure hold for your IT team? Hold will it impact the different aspects of your cloud computing strategy?
Posted: 09 Mar 2017 | Published: 06 Mar 2017

Rackspace

Get More from Hyperconvergence
sponsored by HPE and Intel® Xeon
WHITE PAPER: How do you keep pace in today's idea-driven economy while alleviating the strain on your IT? Hyperconvergence. This white paper displays the impact an enterprise-grade VM vending machine has on midsized businesses, enabling you to quickly deploy VMs, simplify IT operations, and reduce overall costs.
Posted: 01 Mar 2017 | Published: 31 Aug 2016

HPE and Intel® Xeon

Assessing the Economics of Red Hat Virtualization
sponsored by Red Hat
ANALYST REPORT: Download this report to access a framework for evaluating the economic impact of Red Hat Virtualization, as well as potential ROI and enhanced user productivity realized through its deployment. Take advantage of this Kernel-based Virtual Machine (KVM) hypervisor to accomplish your virtualization initiatives.
Posted: 22 Feb 2017 | Published: 30 Nov 2016

Red Hat

Virtual Resort Manager Reaps Benefits of Cloud Computing
sponsored by Peak10
CASE STUDY: Software development company Virtual Resort Manager (VRM) needed a way to ensure constant system up-time in spite of physical limitations. Access this case study to find out what VRM did to handle their public and private cloud needs, as well as managed security services.
Posted: 15 Feb 2017 | Published: 15 Feb 2017

Peak10

A Hybrid IT Approach to Virtualization & DevOps Management
sponsored by Red Hat
EGUIDE: Here, experts illustrate the evolution of multi-use virtualization tools, and you'll discover how to benefit from a hybrid approach that combines physical, virtual, and application visibility with automation and deep infrastructure analysis. Read on to also learn how DevOps is reshaping IT vendors' offerings.
Posted: 02 Feb 2017 | Published: 31 Jan 2017

Red Hat

Ten Methods of Improving Virtual Server Storage
sponsored by Pure Storage
EGUIDE: Performance monitoring for virtual storage is very difficult due to the hypervisor lacking the insight into what's happening with that storage. This expert guide illustrates how to improve the performance of your virtual server storage with 10 proven methods.
Posted: 20 Apr 2017 | Published: 17 Apr 2017

Pure Storage

Converged vs. Hyper-Converged: What Does Your Data Center Need?
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
EGUIDE: The goal of converged architecture is to alleviate pressure on overworked data centers, but it all goes to waste if you don't have the right system in place to compliment your existing IT investments. This e-guide covers the basics you need to know in order to get started with data center convergence.
Posted: 06 Apr 2017 | Published: 04 Apr 2017

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Virtual Server Bottlenecks Among Most Troubling Data Storage Problems
sponsored by Lenovo
EGUIDE: Whether physical servers or VMs, there are any number of places where data can be held up. Download this e-guide to learn how to troubleshoot server bottlenecks created by running multiple VMs, and solve NAS and software-defined storage performance problems.
Posted: 21 Mar 2017 | Published: 14 Mar 2017

Lenovo

VMware's Move To a Digital Workspace
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Workspace ONE, a digital workspace solution, claims it can give you access to any application from any type of device under automated and granular policy control. But is there truth to these digital promises? In this white paper, learn about VMware's own deployment of Workspace ONE and what benefits it provided them.
Posted: 01 Mar 2017 | Published: 31 Jan 2017

VMware

Moving Forward with Network Virtualization
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: If you're still unaware of how network virtualization can positively impact your networking and your business, then it's time to get informed. In this white paper, discover how five, well known organizations are already benefitting from network virtualization.
Posted: 21 Feb 2017 | Published: 29 Apr 2016

VMware

A New Era for Data Center Networking
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Data center networking in a traditional hardware-centric environment can't keep up with the modern needs of the mobile cloud era. In this white paper, learn the 7 challenges hardware-centric networking will run into in the mobile cloud world and how software-centric networking can solve them.
Posted: 21 Feb 2017 | Published: 30 Dec 2016

VMware

Supercharge Your Networking Career
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: IT teams that rely on hardware-centric networks are struggling to keep up with the demands of today's business users. In this infographic, learn how you can supercharge your network and your career with network virtualization.
Posted: 21 Feb 2017 | Published: 29 Apr 2016

VMware

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

Your Guide to Server Virtualization Types
sponsored by Red Hat
EGUIDE: As virtualization begins to play a larger role, trending toward becoming the new norm, it's important that you understand how to move forward. Access this expert e-guide to explore the different types of server memory, virtual machine compatibility, and virtualization file format.
Posted: 03 Feb 2017 | Published: 31 Jan 2017

Red Hat

SDN Can Help Unify Wired and Wireless Campus Networks
sponsored by Brocade
EGUIDE: In this expert e-guide, learn how SDN controllers can give your Wi-Fi and Ethernet switch-based campus networks the support they need for a successful unification.
Posted: 01 Feb 2017 | Published: 31 Jan 2017

Brocade
26 - 50 of 868 Matches Previous Page    1 2 3 4 5    Next Page
 
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 … 
Virtual Machine definition sponsored by SearchServerVirtualization.com, powered by WhatIs.com an online computer dictionary

About TechTarget:

TechTarget provides enterprise IT professionals with the information they need to perform their jobs - from developing strategy, to making cost-effective IT purchase decisions and managing their organizations' IT projects - with its network of technology-specific Web sites, events and magazines

All Rights Reserved, Copyright 2000 - 2017, TechTarget | Read our Privacy Statement