Articles In Virtualization

By Gotham, Posted in Virtualization

The company last week showed more love for mobile with the release of VMware View for Android, the latest version of its ubiquitous (and free) VDI client that's also available for iPad, Linux, Mac OS X and Windows. Shown here running on a tablet, VMware View for Android employs the PCoIP protocol and works with VMware View Server 4.6 or 5.0 and most devices running Android 2.2 or later. Read more at CRN. ... read more.

  • March 23, 2012

By Gotham, Posted in Virtualization

The company last week showed more love for mobile with the release of VMware View for Android, the latest version of its ubiquitous (and free) VDI client that's also available for iPad, Linux, Mac OS X and Windows. Shown here running on a tablet, VMware View for Android employs the PCoIP protocol and works with VMware View Server 4.6 or 5.0 and most devices running Android 2.2 or later. Read more at CRN. ... read more.

  • March 23, 2012

By Gotham, Posted in Virtualization

ZDNet: Most owners of compromised Web sites don't know how they were hacked: http://zd.net/GLC8Hp PCWorld: Outlook 15 gets ready for touch tablets, gets rid of Social Connector, adds in-line replies: http://bit.ly/GIpPeC CRN: Windows 8 is on track to be finished this summer and launched 'around October,' according to a Bloomberg report: http://bit.ly/GGDf7c Ars Technica: Criminal and malicious attacks accounted for 37% of corporate data breaches in 2011, a 6% rise from 2010: http://bit.ly/GEgbWS Compu... read more.

  • March 23, 2012

By Gotham, Posted in Virtualization

ZDNet: Most owners of compromised Web sites don't know how they were hacked: http://zd.net/GLC8Hp PCWorld: Outlook 15 gets ready for touch tablets, gets rid of Social Connector, adds in-line replies: http://bit.ly/GIpPeC CRN: Windows 8 is on track to be finished this summer and launched 'around October,' according to a Bloomberg report: http://bit.ly/GGDf7c Ars Technica: Criminal and malicious attacks accounted for 37% of corporate data breaches in 2011, a 6% rise from 2010: http://bit.ly/GEgbWS Compu... read more.

  • March 23, 2012

By Gotham, Posted in Virtualization

When VMware released vSphere 5.0 last August, it modified its licensing model to coincide with the release. The previous licensing model was based on the number of physical CPUs, with limits on the number of CPU cores and amount of RAM per physical host (version dependent). The new model, while retaining the physical CPU basis for pricing, uses a restriction on the total virtual memory assigned to all VMs to determine the pricing. In this article, we will review these changes at a high level, look at the... read more.

  • March 21, 2012

By Gotham, Posted in Virtualization

When VMware released vSphere 5.0 last August, it modified its licensing model to coincide with the release. The previous licensing model was based on the number of physical CPUs, with limits on the number of CPU cores and amount of RAM per physical host (version dependent). The new model, while retaining the physical CPU basis for pricing, uses a restriction on the total virtual memory assigned to all VMs to determine the pricing. In this article, we will review these changes at a high level, look at the... read more.

  • March 21, 2012

By Gotham, Posted in Virtualization

The Windows Blog: Microsoft released App-V 4.6 Service Pack 2 Public Beta, aimed at customers testing the Windows 8 Consumer Preview: http://bit.ly/wgCSFB ZDNet: Microsoft, Citrix-Dell to debut next-gen VDI solutions, promising greater ease of implementation: http://zd.net/A5Zr8J CRN: Microsoft patches critical Windows vulnerability in Remote Desktop Protocol service: http://bit.ly/z7wjjJ USA Today: iPad preorders sell out, demand 'off the charts': http://usat.ly/xmP2Eo InfoWorld: 5 big security mista... read more.

  • March 16, 2012

By Gotham, Posted in Virtualization

The Windows Blog: Microsoft released App-V 4.6 Service Pack 2 Public Beta, aimed at customers testing the Windows 8 Consumer Preview: http://bit.ly/wgCSFB ZDNet: Microsoft, Citrix-Dell to debut next-gen VDI solutions, promising greater ease of implementation: http://zd.net/A5Zr8J CRN: Microsoft patches critical Windows vulnerability in Remote Desktop Protocol service: http://bit.ly/z7wjjJ USA Today: iPad preorders sell out, demand 'off the charts': http://usat.ly/xmP2Eo InfoWorld: 5 big security mista... read more.

  • March 16, 2012