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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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Delivering DRaaS with Veeam
sponsored by Veeam Software
WEBCAST: This webcast features Veeam VP of Cloud and Service Provider Sales Matt Kalmenson and Veeam Service Provider Evangelist Luca Dell'Oca as they discuss how to deliver DRaaS with Veeam Cloud Connect Replication for Service Providers. You'll learn how this technology works and what key features it offers.
Posted: 10 Feb 2016 | Premiered: Jul 8, 2015

Veeam Software

The Expert Guide to VMware Disaster Recovery and Data Protection
sponsored by Veeam Software
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This essential guide details what you can to do overcome modern data center limitations by discussing, modern data center's call for modern data protection, achieving availability through backup and replication, the importance of high-speed recovery in the modern data center, and more.
Posted: 09 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Veeam Software

Build and Maintain Secondary Data Centers with DRaaS
sponsored by Veeam Software
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details how cloud-based DR can overcome the limitations of traditional secondary sites by providing the necessary resources for failover operations – without any capital costs or the burden of designing, deploying and managing the DR site daily. Read on to examine an overview of a cloud-based DR solution.
Posted: 08 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Veeam Software

Introduction to Hyper-V High-Availability
sponsored by Veeam Software
WHITE PAPER: This white paper offers best practices for optimizing clustered VMs with the help of Windows Server Failover Clustering that can enable continual service availability. Read on to learn how this technology can ensure your enterprise's management and monitoring systems are highly-available and automated.
Posted: 05 Feb 2016 | Published: 05 Feb 2016

Veeam Software

10 Ways to Improve Virtual Server Storage
sponsored by Tintri
EGUIDE: For virtual infrastructures to perform well, they must be fed the virtual CPU, virtual memory, and virtual disk I/O they need. This expert e-guide details how to improve the performance of your virtual server storage with ten tips.
Posted: 03 Feb 2016 | Published: 01 Feb 2016

Tintri

Purpose-Built Storage for Virtual Machines
sponsored by Tintri
EGUIDE: With the introduction of virtualized environments, storage strategies have shifted from SAN/NAS to purpose-built virtual server storage. This exclusive e-guide takes a look how this change has impacted the storage industry and explores the virtual server storage architecture vendor market.
Posted: 03 Feb 2016 | Published: 01 Feb 2016

Tintri

Goodbye LUN Technology, You Served Us Well
sponsored by Tintri
EGUIDE: In a virtual server world, the concept of LUN technology and the amount of attention LUNs require from storage admins is soon becoming a thing of the past. This e-guide details how the introduction of server virtualization impacted LUN technology and discover how the storage industry responded.
Posted: 03 Feb 2016 | Published: 01 Feb 2016

Tintri

Azure VMs: The File Copy Predicament
sponsored by Veeam Software
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details the different methods of maneuvering data with Azure VMs, as well as the challenges and limitations that accompany them. Read on to learn about a solution that offers a way to copy data in or out of your Azure VMs.
Posted: 02 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Veeam Software

Understand the Basics of Performance-Driven Licensing
sponsored by VMTurbo
WHITE PAPER: Access this e-book to learn five common virtualization scenarios that break compliance. You'll also discover tactics currently being used in attempt to maintain compliance and how performance-driven compliance offers a solution to control workloads performance while mitigating compliance risk.
Posted: 29 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

VMTurbo

Licensing, Compliance & Audits in the Cloud Era
sponsored by VMTurbo
RESEARCH CONTENT: The survey presented in this resource was designed to investigate the challenges organizations face when maintaining software licensing compliance in today's rapidly-growing scale-out virtualized and cloud environments. Read on to learn the strategies organizations used to meet these challenges and how they compare to one another side-by-side.
Posted: 28 Jan 2016 | Published: 30 Nov 2015

VMTurbo

Solving the Right Problem in the Data Center
sponsored by VMTurbo
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the limitations of traditional cloud and virtualization management. It outlines a new approach that enables IT to operate outside of the break-fix loop, preventing degradation in the environment before it starts.
Posted: 28 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

VMTurbo

Memory Management Fundamentals
sponsored by VMTurbo
WHITE PAPER: From memory over-commitment to memory swapping, this informative resource details the fundamentals of memory management including the key features and limits of each traditional technique. Read on to discover how to solve memory management challenges by looking at the data center and its dynamics.
Posted: 28 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

VMTurbo

Virtualized Data Risks: How to Assess, Protect and Recover From Data Loss
sponsored by Acronis
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details seven virtualization backup/data protection "must-haves". Download now to find out how you can keep your data safe in virtualized environments.
Posted: 25 Jan 2016 | Published: 30 May 2014

Acronis

Capacity Planning Fundamentals
sponsored by VMTurbo
WHITE PAPER: This informative resource discusses key guidelines for capacity planning in your organization. Download now to learn the steps to produce a plan and how virtual environments impact these steps.
Posted: 21 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

VMTurbo

Migrating Your Company's PCs: Best Practices and Tips
sponsored by Acronis
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides best practices and guidelines for ensuring your backup systems are prepared when migrating current, outdated PC fleet to new PCs, laptops, and tablets. Read on to learn how an efficient, reliable backup solution can allow you to migrate to new PCs smoothly and successfully.
Posted: 18 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Acronis

Implementing VDI on Hyperconverged Infrastructures Reference Architecture
sponsored by SimpliVity
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details how hyper-converged infrastructures address VDI challenges by providing an end-user experience organizations require, without sacrificing economics or resilience. Download now to explore a technology overview of a hyperconverged system designed for VDI.
Posted: 18 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

SimpliVity

Best Practices Guide: Storage for Virtual Environments
sponsored by SimpliVity
EGUIDE: In this exclusive guide, examine which vendors are leveraging VDI and server virtualization strategies to support not only desktops and apps, but storage for virtualized servers. Learn how to solve the current storage challenges for virtual server and VDI deployments.
Posted: 04 Jan 2016 | Published: 04 Jan 2016

SimpliVity

VM Storage: Fundamental Rules for Efficient Environments
sponsored by SimpliVity
EGUIDE: In this exclusive e-guide, storage expert Brien Posey explains the aspects of virtual machine storage that it's important to be mindful of to maximize the performance of a virtual data center. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 04 Jan 2016 | Published: 04 Jan 2016

SimpliVity

Testing VDI Environments with Hyperconverged Infrastructures
sponsored by SimpliVity
WHITE PAPER: This brief lab report shows the benefits of running VDI on hyperconverged infrastructures. Read on and learn how, with hyperconverged infrastructures, traditional VDI pain points related to deployment, management, performance, and security can become a thing of the past.
Posted: 08 Dec 2015 | Published: 08 Dec 2015

SimpliVity

New VMware vSphere 6 Features
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: In the following white paper, take a look at the many new features coming to the table with VMware vSphere 6.
Posted: 20 Oct 2015 | Published: 20 Oct 2015

Global Knowledge

More VMs, Less Problems
sponsored by SearchDataBackup.com
EBOOK: Whether you are struggling with virtual server backup or just getting started with protecting virtual machines, take a look at this handbook to ease VM backup and find out how you can how to improve VM backups, options for backing up VMs, how to keep your VM backup software up to date, and more.
Posted: 24 Sep 2015 | Published: 24 Sep 2015

SearchDataBackup.com

Dell Quick Start Tool for Citrix XenDesktop
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WEBCAST: In this webcast, learn about a tool designed to allow an entire Citrix XenDesktop or XenApp platform to be deployed all from one console. Watch now to see a demonstration of how simple and fast it is to set up your desktop or application environment – in just four steps.
Posted: 21 Sep 2015 | Premiered: Aug 4, 2015

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

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


ComputerWeekly: Why a Private Cloud Was Chosen for the Thames Tunnel Project
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EZINE: In this issue of ComputerWeekly, we examine why one of the UK's largest construction projects—the Thames Tideway Tunnel—decided to use a private cloud setup. Our latest buyer's guide looks at containers and microservices, and we report on what U.S. court documents tell us about Oracle's controversial licensing polices.
Posted: 02 Feb 2016 | Published: 02 Feb 2016

ComputerWeekly.com

The Prescriptive Nature of Converged Infrastructure
sponsored by SearchServerVirtualization
EBOOK: Access this expert e-book chapter to discover the types of building blocks available for virtualization infrastructures – including reference architectures, converged infrastructures, and hyper-converged infrastructures. Find out when to use each type and the benefits of each type.
Posted: 04 Aug 2015 | Published: 04 Aug 2015

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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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