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Server Virtualization Customer Reviews: VMware, Hyper-V, XenServer and More
Our guest columnist from IT Central Station reveals what real users think of the leading virtualization products.

Let the Enterprise Networking Games Begin
The war for control of the enterprise network of tomorrow is about to begin, and when it does it's going to get dirty because it's a war no one can afford to lose.

What Will Drive the Data Center of the Future?
The VMware User Group president shares valuable insight on how automation and convergence can help enterprises optimize virtualization in their data centers.

VMware Making Moves to Stay Ahead of Microsoft in Server Virtualization
With Microsoft closing in on VMware's market leadership in the server virtualization space, has VMware been nimble enough to maintain its lead?

A Sunny Outlook for All in Microsoft and Oracle's Cloud Partnership?
With the two companies teaming up on the cloud in what looks to be a win-win deal, who then stands to be the big loser?

VMware's Love-Hate Relationship With OpenStack
VMware is one of the leading enterprise virtualization technology vendors, but where does it stand in relation to the open-source OpenStack cloud?

Data Center Boot Camp Revolution: Creating Leaner, Meaner Data Centers
A closer look at the emerging trends and technologies that are helping reshape the traditionally stodgy, static data center into a more efficient, highly capable software-defined beast.

Taking Stock of the State of the Server Virtualization Market
The latest report from Gartner on the server virtualization infrastructure market reveals an interesting surprise or two.

Software-Defined Data Centers Now More Than Just a Virtual Reality?
With the topic of software-defined data centers front and center among CIOs, where do SDDCs currently stand and what can we expect from them in the near future?

IBM Sheds Light on Software-Defined Environments Strategy
Big Blue is looking to create a more cohesive 'software-defined everything' world, largely by centering on OpenStack.

Oracle Linux Gains Momentum
With over 11,000 deployments on non-Oracle hardware, Oracle Linux is powering ahead.

How Capitalism Can Help Control Your Hybrid Cloud Environment
VMTurbo's Economic Schedule Engine shows how capitalism trumps communism when it comes to the efficient allocation of resources in a hybrid cloud environment.

Veeam Brings Backup Optimization to Virtualized Environments
Veeam is establishing a reputation for excelling at backup and replication in environments that rely on server virtualization, and it keeps piling on new features worth checking out.

Inside Calxeda ARM [VIDEO]
Calxeda co-founder Larry Wikelius shows off ARM system-on-chip hardware and explains why and where ARM is growing.

IBM AS/400 Turns 25: Will It Last Another 25 Years?
IBM's System I isn't just a relic of the past and neither is RPG IV. Where are they going from here?

What's Next for IBM Power? [VIDEO]
IBM Server Chief talks about Linux and takes aim at Oracle SPARC.

Could VMware's vCloud Hybrid Service Arrive to a Tepid Response?
The reaction to the company's new IaaS cloud offering can essentially be summed up in a single word.

VMware at a Virtualization and Cloud Crossroads?
Could the cloud prove considerably less lucrative than initially imagined for VMware? And after years of having the server virtualization market virtually to itself, VMware is now facing serious competition there as well.

Why Did Juniper Join OpenStack? [VIDEO]
Bob Muglia explains why Juniper is involved with OpenStack.

Embotics Manages to Meld VMware and Hyper-V Hypervisor Use
vCloud Director may be comprehensive, but it's also relatively expensive and arguably overkill for the needs of many enterprises. That's where alternatives like V-Commander come into play.

Interop: From Server Virtualization to Private Cloud
Panel discusses what's needed to help server virtualization succeed in the cloud era.

How Red Hat Does Open Source: From GNOME to OpenStack
Red Hat's Mark McLoughlin currently holds the title as the top OpenStack developer in the world by volume of code commits, but he wasn't always a cloud guy.

PayPal Picks OpenStack at VMware's Expense
What impact will PayPal's recent move to drop VMware have on the virtualization company's hopes of becoming a dominant player in cloud computing infrastructure?

The Cloud Application Hypervisor Has Arrived
You've heard of a hypervisor, and you've probably heard of a storage hypervisor. But here's a new one to add to the virtualization lexicon.

Who Offers the Best Public Cloud Storage System?
A recent report from Nasuni ranks public cloud storage providers, but a closer look at one of their top picks highlights the pros and the cons of cloud storage right now.

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