Articles In Virtualization

By Gotham, Posted in Virtualization

Time: Is Google planning to release a cloud storage service akin to Dropbox? http://ti.me/zWaqK4 InfoWorld: Microsoft plans to produce a special version of Windows 8 and Office for touch-oriented ARM-based devices: http://bit.ly/xFervz GCN: Virtualization makes it easier to replicate data easier within a disaster recovery system and the cloud: http://bit.ly/ztx2GS CSM: Windows 8 preview launch set for late February: http://bit.ly/wAXeEX CSO: US hospital hit by data-stealing malware, compromising the p... read more.

  • February 10, 2012

By Kaysel Adrover, Posted in Virtualization

Citrix EdgeSight Active Application Monitoring is an automated performance testing tool included with EdgeSight Service Pack 2.0 and higher. With Active Application Monitoring, you can create scripts to perform specific application actions and run it against the targeted XenApp server. Specific monitoring points can be created within the script to generate alerts. For example, if a specific action within the script takes longer than specified or does not complete successfully, EdgeSight will generate an ale... read more.

  • February 09, 2012

By Hank Smith, Posted in Virtualization

As many more companies start to adopt Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) as a solution for various user classifications, the question that typically comes up is “Should we use our existing physical workstation image?" In many cases this isn’t even a question; the customer assumes that the physical image will be used in their VDI environment. This article reviews reasons why it is common to utilize an existing image along with the reasons why not to use a physical image. Why use an existing physical wor... read more.

  • February 06, 2012

By Gotham, Posted in Virtualization

For businesses of all sizes, going green is a smart move not only for the environment, but also for your bottom line. Reducing your carbon footprint and conserving energy results in significant savings and a corporate image of responsibility and eco-consciousness—a win-win for both accounting and PR. To realize these benefits, begin with IT. According to Symantec’s 2009 Green Report, 86% of companies surveyed felt that “it is somewhat/significantly important that their IT organization implement Green IT... read more.

  • February 02, 2012