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VMworld is upon us, and so is View 5!

VMworld is upon us, and this week marks the official announcement of VMware’s View 5.0.  VMware’s continuing to improve this successful platform, and View 5.0 introduces a number of enhancements that will improve control of user experience, including Client Side Caching, Lossless CODEC, and Build to Lossless GPO.  The net effect is a significant improvement in scalability on WAN links, and increased user density on those links.  You can learn mo…

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VMworld 2011 is Live!

VMware 2011 is going at full speed now with a full agenda of exhibits and special events. Paul Maritz’s keynote highlighted several important facts and announcements related to virtualization and Cloud Computing. Among them: 200,000 labs for attendees, all served from a public cloud The industry has reached a milestone where most applications are virtualized The infrastructure is built to run applications New versions of vCloud Director,…

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VMworld 2011 Watchlist: Tweets, Videos, Feeds, and News

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Today VMware kicks off VMworld in Las Vegas and we’re already seeing interesting news announcements, cool innovations, and informative technical sessions. If you’re not there in person to be close to the conference action, we’ve gathered together a list of important conference info. Thanks to live feeds, Twitter, and video, you can participate in much of the event from the comfort of your home or office. Let’s start with…

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A New virtual ASA: On Full Display at VMworld in Las Vegas

At VMworld this week in Las Vegas, Cisco will be providing a preview of a virtual implementation of our ASA security appliance. A “preview” implies that we aren’t ready to announce ultimate pricing or availability, but we are demonstrating a strategic direction for the ASA product line. Earlier, I alluded to important new advances in our virtual security story upcoming at VMworld in the comments section of a recent blog post I wrote responding t…

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Data Center Management

…? The survey on virtualization showed that VMWare was by far the leading hypervisor this year as in 2010.  With VMWorld 2011 just round the corner it will be interesting to see how VMWare intends to help customers with the VM sprawl issue.  Personally I think that attaching a monetary value to a running VM in a data center will fix some of the sprawl problems.  This means anyone who requisitions a virtual machine pays a certain rate from the mome…

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