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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  … 
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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

Simplify the Move Into Hybrid Cloud
sponsored by Techdata/IBM
WHITE PAPER: Without proper information on hybrid cloud services, you could be choosing a service that barely benefits your business. Read this white paper for detailed information on hybrid cloud services, and how you can simplify the move to the hybrid cloud.
Posted: 21 Jun 2016 | Published: 02 May 2016

Techdata/IBM

A Comparison of Top Cloud Management Platforms
sponsored by Embotics
DATA SHEET: This data sheet explores a cloud management platform allowing delivery of IT-as-a-service (ITaaS) from a single console while continuously monitoring resources to optimize automation, deployment and configuration of IT services across cloud environments.
Posted: 20 Jun 2016 | Published: 20 Jun 2016

Embotics

Solve the Application Visibility Challenge
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: The challenge of establishing effective application visibility and control continues to grow as trends such as mobility, virtualization, and cloud computing alter datacenter and application architectures. Learn how to overcome these challenges and effectively trouble shoot performance problems and proactively avoid future ones.
Posted: 16 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Citrix

Regaining Control Over Self-Service Provisioning
sponsored by Embotics
WHITE PAPER: If left unchecked, self-service provisioning environments can quickly become costly and difficult to manage. Download this white paper to discover the economics of self-service provisioning, and discover the steps it takes to regain control of your virtual environments.
Posted: 10 Jun 2016 | Published: 10 Jun 2016

Embotics

The IBM-VMware Partnership: How Will This Affect The Move To Hybrid Cloud
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: Moving on-premises workloads to the cloud might now get a little easier. IBM and VMware have partnered up to help streamline the move to the hybrid cloud. This exclusive e-guide highlights this partnership and how it's allowing users to extend their existing workloads from their on-premises data center to the cloud.
Posted: 09 Jun 2016 | Published: 06 Jun 2016

IBM

Hyper-converged Infrastructure: A Look at the History and Current Market
sponsored by Stratoscale
ANALYST REPORT: Take a look at the hyper-converged infrastructure market and how it's growing into a popular infrastructure for organizations. You'll gain insight into, driving issues, trends, history, and implementation, key features of hyper-converged infrastructure, top use cases for hyper-converged infrastructure, and more.
Posted: 07 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Stratoscale

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

FlexApp™ Integration with FlexCast Models from Citrix
sponsored by Liquidware Labs
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource to learn how application layering can help you deliver tailored resources to meet each users' specific performance, security and flexibility needs from any place or device.
Posted: 02 Jun 2016 | Published: 20 May 2016

Liquidware Labs

Backup & Replication for Linux OS
sponsored by Veeam Software
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: Discover a guide on how to successfully integrate and configure a backup and replication solution with Linux operating systems and virtual machines. Learn how you can ensure your enterprise performs transaction-consistent backups and full VM file restorations.
Posted: 02 Jun 2016 | Published: 02 Jun 2016

Veeam Software

Arbitration Forums Leverages Non-Persistent VDI to Drive New Levels of Efficiency And Security
sponsored by Liquidware Labs
CASE STUDY: Find out how Arbitration Forums Inc. was able to simplify the migration to a virtual environment by better managing the user profile and leveraging new data resources. Discover how this approach transformed their desktop maintenance activities, drove new levels of efficiency and optimized security.
Posted: 01 Jun 2016 | Published: 30 Apr 2014

Liquidware Labs

Non-Persistence Pays Off For University
sponsored by Liquidware Labs
CASE STUDY: Find out how one University was able to improve VDI performance and desktop disaster recovery by migrating from persistent virtual desktops to a non-persistent model. Discover how they were able to seamlessly transition in order to simplify user profile management and user desktop management.
Posted: 01 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2015

Liquidware Labs

Automation in a multi-cloud world: The key to agility
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: CMPs automation is a key factor in what separates the successful from the failures as it can dramatically speed up application delivery and timing is everything. This white paper highlights the benefits of CMPs and automation including maximizing hardware efficiency gains and accelerating infrastructure delivery. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 25 May 2016 | Published: 29 Apr 2016

VMware

Storage Efficiencies with Hyper-V at the Virtual and Physical Layer
sponsored by Veeam Software
WHITE PAPER: Storage tools are important because of the efficiencies they offer, but if you're too afraid of the risks associated with them to fully explore their capabilities, then what good are they? Access this white paper now for an in-depth look at several powerful storage tools and learn how to mitigate their associated risks.
Posted: 24 May 2016 | Published: 24 May 2016

Veeam Software

Ten essential network virtualization definitions
sponsored by VMware
EGUIDE: There is some confusion surrounding network virtualization as there is no one definition. In this exclusive guide, you'll find ten definitions to help you better understand the basics and build the best software-defined network possible.
Posted: 24 May 2016 | Published: 17 May 2016

VMware

Building a hybrid network with SDN, network virtualization
sponsored by VMware
EGUIDE: Considering the benefits they offer, it is critical to understand SDN and network virtualization technologies. This exclusive guide will dispel any lingering confusion about SDN and network virtualization and help you determine exactly what to look for when considering vendors.
Posted: 24 May 2016 | Published: 17 May 2016

VMware

Why You Need Virtualization-Aware Storage
sponsored by Tegile
WHITE PAPER: Virtual infrastructure and storage have only been able to mesh at the most basic levels until now. Discover how virtualization-aware storage works, the benefits you'll realize and the top five reasons you can't afford to fall behind this technological curve.
Posted: 23 May 2016 | Published: 04 May 2016

Tegile

How Innovative Systems Maximized Cloud Mobility and Minimized Disk Space
sponsored by Commvault
VIDEO: Innovative Systems needed a backup solution for their Microsoft scale-out file server that would continue to be compatible with future Microsoft technologies. This video reveals the strategy that empowered them to protect private cloud data, minimize disk space, and more.
Posted: 02 May 2016 | Premiered: 07 Dec 2015

Commvault

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
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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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