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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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What is Disaster Recovery as a Service?
sponsored by Databarracks
VIDEO: This brief video presents an overview of disaster recovery-as-a-service (DRaaS) and the benefits it can bring to your organization.
Posted: 15 Sep 2016 | Premiered: 30 Apr 2014


The World’s #1 vRA/vCAC Alternative
sponsored by Embotics
WHITE PAPER: 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: 14 Sep 2016 | Published: 14 Sep 2016


Disaster Recovery as a Service
sponsored by Databarracks
WHITE PAPER: Disasters don't happen every day, so why pay for a DR solution that charges as if you are constantly recovering? Learn how outsourcing disaster recovery makes your environment safer and the process of maintaining it easier.
Posted: 14 Sep 2016 | Published: 14 Sep 2016


Veeam Availability Suite and SAP on Oracle: Deployment Guide for VMware vSphere & Microsoft Hyper-V Environments
sponsored by Veeam Software
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, a global collection of experts share real world knowledge to show you how to achieve the highest levels of availability for SAP in today's data center.
Posted: 14 Sep 2016 | Published: 14 Sep 2016

Veeam Software

Is the Enterprise Ready for Network Functions Virtualization?
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
RESEARCH CONTENT: Today, virtualization and the cloud enable businesses to have compute agility. However, the network remains relatively inflexible. This ZK Research report explains why deploying network functions virtualization must be one of your top priorities, because doing so can align your network with your business goals in the digital era.
Posted: 14 Sep 2016 | Published: 29 Feb 2016

Cisco Systems, Inc.

VMworld Europe 2016: What to expect
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ESSENTIAL GUIDE: VMworld Europe 2016 hits Barcelona in October, with VMware expected to announce new and refreshed products and services in support of its end-user computing and cloud strategy. In this e-guide, you'll find case studies featuring last year's winners, along with articles covering the technologies VMware looks set to champion at this year's event.
Posted: 08 Sep 2016 | Published: 08 Sep 2016

Sonora Quest Labs Runs Converged System for Better Flexibility and More Value
sponsored by NTT ICT
VIDEO: In this video case study, see how by implementing HPE's Converged System 240, Sonora Quest Labs was able to improve their VM flexibility and deliver greater value to their organization as a whole.
Posted: 08 Sep 2016 | Premiered: 12 Jan 2016


Azure Cloud Applications: Deployment Methods and Challenges
sponsored by Softchoice Corporation
EGUIDE: Don't let deploying Azure cloud apps be a confusing process. This exclusive e-guide details the differences between the classic Azure cloud app deployment and the newer Resource Manager deployment to help you compare and determine the one that works for you.
Posted: 07 Sep 2016 | Published: 06 Sep 2016

Softchoice Corporation

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


Evolve Your Cloud with Containers
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Without proper management of your container ecosystem, you will be missing out on key features that can further benefit your cloud environment. This white paper discusses one cloud network automation platform that easily manages and supports your container ecosystem. Access now to learn about the variety of features this platform provides.
Posted: 07 Sep 2016 | Published: 31 May 2016

Juniper Networks, Inc.

Virtual SAN: A New Approach to Storage
sponsored by VMware
VIDEO: Discover how a hyper-converged storage architecture can deliver compute and storage resources through a virtualized platform with end-to-end visibility and control. Your enterprise can simplify your virtual environments with a virtual SAN infrastructure that can boost your performance without skyrocketing your TCO.
Posted: 02 Sep 2016 | Premiered: 16 Mar 2015


Managing Software-Defined Networks
sponsored by Turbonomic
WHITE PAPER: Network-heavy workloads place considerable stress on today's virtualized and cloud data centers. SDN technologies aim to reduce the bottlenecks that can precipitate at the network layer in such environments. Access this whitepaper that explores the benefits of incorporating network topology and traffic-matrix information in VM placement decisions.
Posted: 31 Aug 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014


Quantifying Business Benefits of NFV-Based Managed Enterprise Services
sponsored by Ciena
WHITE PAPER: Service providers are transforming their services and networks by using SDN and NFV. This white paper explains the benefits of the NFV-based managed enterprise services necessary to know for a successful transformation. Access now to learn about these benefits and a consulting service that can help build the business of a SDN and NFV network.
Posted: 31 Aug 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2016


Protecting Critical Data in Virtual Environments
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: VMware and Hyper-V admins need to know their data is properly protected, but requirements vary widely, with some VMs managing little or no data and others hosting core business applications. Access this paper to automate data protection for all VM and server environments, and adjust protection as needed.
Posted: 25 Aug 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015


An Introduction to Embotics vCommander
sponsored by Embotics
WEBCAST: Tune in to learn how a cost-effective cloud management platform can help you optimize the automation, deployment and configuration of IT services within public, private and hybrid cloud environments.
Posted: 23 Aug 2016 | Premiered: Mar 2, 2016


IT Best Practices for Managing (or Inheriting!) Public Cloud Workloads
sponsored by Embotics
WEBCAST: Many workloads don't need to be running 24/7, but it's easy to forget to power them down which can give you a nasty surprise that is your monthly bill. Automation can help you reduce public cloud spending by 65% by scheduling on/off times for non-production instances. In this webcast, learn how other organizations are overcoming these pains.
Posted: 23 Aug 2016 | Premiered: May 18, 2016


Virtual Infrastructure Adoption and Service-Level Attainment
sponsored by Veeam Software
WHITE PAPER: In today's virtualized environment, RTOs and RPOs of under 4 hours for critical applications is the norm. Access this white paper that highlights one advanced availability solution that can bolster your virtualized infrastructure to help you meet these requirements.
Posted: 22 Aug 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2016

Veeam Software

Inside the Linux Container Ecosystem: Building the Container Infrastructure
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
RESOURCE: This report examines Linux container technology, how it evolved, and how it compares to other open platforms that build and run distributed apps. Access the results of the 2016 Container Survey to find out where and how containers are being deployed, who the top vendors are, how to address NFV with containers, and more.
Posted: 22 Aug 2016 | Published: 22 Aug 2016

Juniper Networks, Inc.

Streaming Cloud Deployments
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Cloud computing is now a mandatory strategy for global businesses but requires more dept. restructuring than any other technology/trend. So how can organizations seamlessly migrate workloads and create VMs in the cloud? Access this white paper to learn about a cloud network program that enables cost effective delivery of hybrid cloud services.
Posted: 19 Aug 2016 | Published: 19 Aug 2016


How to Solve the Data Storage Challenge of Virtual Server Bottlenecks
sponsored by Hewlett Packard - Intel Xeon
EGUIDE: In this expert guide, explore how to track down and identify data storage bottlenecks and performance-robbing configuration issues in virtual environments. Also discover what tools to use to solve these bottlenecks and how to match apps to specific storage environments.
Posted: 16 Aug 2016 | Published: 11 Aug 2016

Hewlett Packard - Intel Xeon

Build a Better Business in the Cloud
sponsored by VMware
CASE STUDY: Building your business for the future isn't just about moving to the cloud – it's about finding the right cloud services and a provider you can trust. In this eBook, explore four hybrid cloud uses – desktop as a service (DaaS), disaster recovery, hybrid cloud and managed services – through real-world case studies.
Posted: 16 Aug 2016 | Published: 16 Aug 2016


Expert Strategies for Virtualization Capacity Planning
sponsored by Hewlett Packard - Intel Xeon
EGUIDE: Explore this e-guide to learn about common mistakes and issues overlooked when it comes to capacity planning. In addition, find out the best ways to approach capacity planning in your virtual environment.
Posted: 15 Aug 2016 | Published: 15 Aug 2016

Hewlett Packard - Intel Xeon

Step-by-step Guide to Virtual Infrastructure Management
sponsored by Hewlett Packard - Intel Xeon
EGUIDE: Though monitoring and managing your virtual infrastructures can be challenging, the right tools and strategies can help you maintain control over your environment. Access this e-guide to gain key tips and best practices for monitoring applications, physical host servers, hypervisors and more.
Posted: 15 Aug 2016 | Published: 15 Aug 2016

Hewlett Packard - Intel Xeon

Ensure Business Continuity With Zero Touch Auto-Failover and Recovery
sponsored by DataCore Software Corporation
WEBCAST: In this webcast, learn about a high-availability storage solution that writes and mirrors data information onto 2 separate virtualization nodes simultaneously. Access now to see how 71% of surveyed IT organizations reduced their storage-related downtime by 75%.
Posted: 04 Aug 2016 | Premiered: Aug 4, 2016

DataCore Software Corporation

The State of Cloud Computing
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
EGUIDE: Cloud computing is the way of the future. As this technology continues to grow, there is debate surrounding the best approaches to utilizing the cloud computing, while basic and advanced skills are in high demand. Learn about the current state of cloud computing and what to expect in the near future.
Posted: 09 Aug 2016 | Published: 08 Aug 2016

Hewlett Packard Enterprise
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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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