VMware vSphere Tag Index

Microsoft in Fighting Form vs. VMware

While Microsoft is claiming to have eaten some of VMware's lunch in the virtualization space, VMware undoubtedly will be taking some of Microsoft's dinner.


Tags: Microsoft, virtualization, server virtualization, Hyper-V, VMware, VMware vSphere, virtually speaking, Microsoft Hyper-V

Microsoft Looking to Lure Customers Away from VMware

The company's upgraded Virtual Machine Convertor tool adds features designed to help poach VMware-based VMs and turn them into Microsoft Hyper-V ones.


Tags: Microsoft, virtualization, servers, server virtualization, Hyper-V, hypervisor, VMware, VMware vSphere, virtually speaking, Microsoft Hyper-V

What Does VMware's Stock Price Say About the Company's Future?

VMware's current stock market data makes it pretty clear there are some lofty expectations for the company's future prospects. What's behind the optimism?


Tags: virtualization, server virtualization, hypervisor, VMware, stock market, AirWatch, VMware vSphere, stock price, virtually speaking, Virtual SAN

Taking VMware vSphere 5.5 for a Spin

Does the latest iteration of VMware's core offering deliver enough enhancements and new features to make it warrant a closer look?


Tags: virtualization, VMware, server review, VMware vSphere, VMware vCloud Suite

VMware Delivers Log Virtualization Insight

Have you ever wondered what exactly is in the logs from your virtualized servers?


Tags: analytics, VMware, vSphere, VMware vSphere, analytics tool, log files

Hyper-V and VMware vSphere Architectures: Pros and Cons

With Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware vSphere tackling virtualization in their own distinct ways, it's important to know the key advantages and disadvantages of each design architecture employed by the two.


Tags: virtualization, servers, server virtualization, Hyper-V, hypervisor, VMware, VMware vSphere, server tutorial, Microsoft Hyper-V

Red Hat Accelerates Open Source Virtualization in RHEV 3.1 Release

Linux vendor takes aim at VMware with upcoming virtualization platform update.


Tags: virtualization, Red Hat, VMware, RHEV, Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization, VMware vSphere

vSphere 5.1: A Worthy Upgrade Admins Will Love

Managing a large number of VMs and all the associated networking and storage is no small feat, but new features in vSphere 5.1 make it possible to accomplish that job from literally anywhere you can connect to the network.


Tags: cloud computing, virtualization, VMware, VMware vSphere, vsphere 5, vSphere 5.1

VMware vSphere Embraces OpenStack

VMware CTO Steve Herrod tells OpenStack that he want to join the party.


Tags: open source, cloud computing, Cloud, VMware, VMware vSphere, OpenStack, OpenStack Summit

VMware Automates Management for the Cloud

The company's latest vCloud Suite update provides new automation capabilities.


Tags: Cloud, virtualization, virtualization cloud, VMware, VMware vSphere, cloud virtualization, VMware vCloud Suite

VMware Eliminates vRAM Pricing for vSphere with 5.1 Update

VMware's new CEO backtracks on last year's vSphere pricing change as new virtualization solutions debut at VMworld.


Tags: virtualization, VMware, Virtualization Management, VMworld, VMware vSphere

Hyper-V 2012 Heats Up VMware vs. Microsoft Server Virtualization Showdown

The recent barbs traded between VMware and Microsoft can mean only one thing -- each sees the other as a real threat in the server virtualization and private cloud computing markets.


Tags: Microsoft, server, virtualization, private cloud, server virtualization, Hyper-V, VMware, VMware vSphere, virtually speaking

Taking VMware vSphere 5 for a Spin

While VMware vSphere can already handle some of the most complex virtual machine configurations you can throw at it, version 5.0 brings even more flexibility to the HA and storage capabilities with an eye toward performance and scalability.


Tags: server, virtualization, server virtualization, VMware, Virtualization Management, vSphere, VMware vSphere, vsphere 5

VMware: OpenStack Is Immature

VMware's CEO emphasizes his company's strength in both private and public cloud infrastructure as revenues continue to grow.


Tags: Cloud, private cloud, VMware, Rackspace, public cloud, hybrid cloud, VMware vSphere, OpenStack

Zimbra Products Fully Integrated with VMware

Customers can run Zimbra Appliance in their own data center or via one of VMware's vCloud partners.
Tags: cloud computing, VMware, VMware vSphere

Hyperic 4.4 Enhances Application Monitoring

Through enhanced integration SpringSource Hyperic 4.4 maintains a continually updated inventory of VMware vSphere ESX and ESXi hosts.
Tags: VMware, Hyperic, VMware vSphere

ZettaGrid Launches Cloud Service using VMware vSphere

The company has launched an on-demand cloud service using VMware vSphere for the Australian market.
Tags: cloud computing, Cloud, on-demand, VMware vSphere