Latest Virtualisation articles

Gearing up for virtualisation

Met Office building
Without a well-managed and adequately resourced network underpinning them, most enterprise systems cannot fulfil their potential
14 Dec 2010

The next stage of network evolution

Andrew Buss is service director at Freeform Dynamics
An analyst's view of network optimisation
14 Dec 2010

Optimise your network

Warning sign against cloud backdrop
Without a well-managed and adequately resourced network underpinning them, most enterprise systems cannot fulfil their potential, and this is especially true for cloud computing, virtualisation and videoconferencing
14 Dec 2010

New technologies creating career opportunities for IT staff

Virtualisation and the cloud present fresh opportunities for IT workers, according to Cisco report
09 Dec 2010

System management capabilities to focus on for ramping up virtualization in 2011


08 Dec 2010

Smart storage solutions require educated management

Plugging in hardware and hoping for the best is no longer good enough
30 Nov 2010

Atlanta Technology aids recovery at NHS Brent

Trust cuts power and cooling costs by virtualising 90 per cent of its physical servers
29 Nov 2010

The real problems with virtualisation

Poor planning has led many firms to give up on virtualisation
29 Nov 2010

Finance firms prize agility over cost reduction

Even in hard-pressed sectors agility is a top-three concern
26 Nov 2010

Parallels Desktop 6.0 Switch to Mac Edition review

Software lets you flit between Mac and Windows with little fuss
25 Nov 2010

VMware defends server virtualisation pricing

Battle raging with Microsoft over software cost and complexity for small business customers
15 Nov 2010

VMware cannot compete with cloud


12 Nov 2010

Virtualisation is the best route for the public sector

Cloud-based services are the ultimate way to cut costs while improving efficiency
10 Nov 2010

Capgemini wins five-year IT contract with Anglian Water

Deal will cover Anglian Water's entire IT infrastructure as well as all its core business applications
28 Oct 2010

Credit Market Analysis saves £2.5m with virtualisation

Financial markets data provider took on virtualisation solution from Compellent three years ago
28 Oct 2010

SANS Insitute launches its first European virtualisation security course

Ex-RAF top penetration tester to head-up the course
19 Oct 2010

Study reveals new technologies IT chiefs are itching to try

Research shows the rapidity with which emerging tech is being incorporated into IT plans
19 Oct 2010

McAfee launches MOVE platform

The first solution to be deployed aims to speed anti-virus performance in virtualised environments
15 Oct 2010

Budget cuts could see school kids relying on their own devices

Cuts to public sector spending will see schools rethink their approach to IT
14 Oct 2010

VMware addresses key cloud problems with vCloud Director

Technology will tie private and public cloud computer platforms together
31 Aug 2010

Local authority leads the way in digital backup technology

Luton Borough Council tells of the benefits of early adopter of VTL, data deduplication and virtualisation
27 Jul 2010

Top five business reasons for a virtual desktop infrastructure rollout

Wyse chief exec Tarkan Maner spells out the business benefits of VDI
21 Jul 2010

Legal issues surrounding virtualisation

Jon Fell and Mhairi Mival of international law firm Pinsent Masons discuss the legal and regulatory issues that virtualisation can often create
22 Jun 2010

Choosing the right virtualisation technology

Desktop and application virtualisation technologies come in a variety of forms. Martin Courtney looks at the relative strengths and weaknesses of each approach
22 Jun 2010