Latest Virtualisation articles

University Hospitals of Leicester opts for IBM desktop virtualisation solution

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Implementation across 14,000 staff designed to reduce desktop costs by 50 per cent and boost patient care
05 Nov 2013

VDI is not primarily about saving money, says VMware exec

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Installing thin clients can be just as cost-effective, says Andy Tait
16 Oct 2013

VMware: 'We’ll sort out our relationship with Cisco over NSX platform

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VMware's Michael Adams says that friction over NSX does not have to lead to irreparable damage
16 Oct 2013

Research: the top five IT budget busters

A Computing survey reveals the top sources of unexpected IT costs
15 Oct 2013

VMware buys desktop-as-a-service provider Desktone

Multi-tenant cloud platform is used by Cisco, Netapp, Dell and Time Warner
15 Oct 2013

Manchester Airports Group opts for Esri GIS to manage 25-year growth plan

System will allow each airport to map and record asset information in one central database and share it between any department
14 Oct 2013

Research: trends in the data centre

John Leonard takes an in-depth look at the changes going on within data centres as the balance shifts between in-house and outsourced services
02 Oct 2013

Good news for cloud firms as more services quit the data centre

But cloud firms need to improve service levels and deliver on promises, according to research presented at the Computing Data Centre Summit 2013
24 Sep 2013

Cool future for data centres as efficiency comes first

Verne Global CEO Jeff Monroe tells Computing that data centres in energy efficient locations will only become more popular
18 Sep 2013

Driving down costs and carbon emissions at the University of St Andrews

Steven Watt, CIO at the University of St Andrews, talks to Computing’s Graeme Burton about an IT consolidation and virtualisation project that has enabled the 600-year-old institution to cut both costs and power consumption
04 Sep 2013

University of St Andrews consolidates and virtualises 400 servers in 50 locations

Project led by CIO Steven Watt intended to cut costs, power consumption and carbon emissions at the 600-year-old University
14 Aug 2013

Pinewood Studios Group 'saves 15 hours a week' with Veeam Essentials

Restoring Microsoft Exchange mailbox used to take firm a whole day, and now takes minutes
31 Jul 2013

Does desktop virtualisation enable the office of the future?

A panel of experts at a recent Computing event discusses VDI and other methods to enable productivity for today's workforce
26 Jul 2013

CIO interview: How Balfour Beatty will rationalise servers and applications in £50m deal with Fujitsu

Construction giant hopes to slash number of servers in half and cut thousands of applications
25 Jul 2013

IBM acquires cloud computing firm CSL International

Israeli firm's technology to be integrated into IBM's zEnterprise
11 Jul 2013

The nation's enterprise mobility plans revealed

Tablets and virtualised desktops leading the charge as workforces become more mobile
28 Jun 2013

Bottoms up: pub chain Mitchells & Butlers' top-to-toe IT overhaul

When Mitchells & Butlers embarked on a five-year top-to-bottom IT infrastructure upgrade, it touched every part of the company’s business
26 Jun 2013

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25 Jun 2013

Is VDI viable for SMEs?

Vendors are aiming to create virtualised desktops suitable for small businesses, but do SMEs really have much to gain from adopting them
12 Jun 2013

Dimension Data to provide infrastructure support for London Gateway

ICT solutions provider to install data centre architecture and physical infrastructure
03 Jun 2013

Merton Council deploys Citrix to cut costs and enable flexible working

About 2,000 employees to eventually gain benefits of new solution
28 Mar 2013

Research: Virtualisation and the rise of audit anxiety in the datacentre

Audits have increased with the rise of virtualisation technology, spreading fear and loathing in the datacentre. John Leonard highlights the areas where IT leaders are most likely to come a cropper
23 Jan 2013

Crossflight points to public cloud limitations

Courier firm says cloud works for email and CRM, but not bespoke applications
26 Oct 2012

Research: Virtualising mission-critical apps – part 2

John Leonard examines the technical and institutional hurdles to the virtualisation of core business systems
03 Oct 2012