Virtualization Special Feature

Check out these resources on virtualization – for the data centre, the desktop, storage… the enterprise!

Feature articles (including some key questions to ask yourself and your vendors)

Winning with enterprise-wide virtualization

How do you know it’s virtualization?

Security issues

The bigger picture

Bank on virtualization for bottom-line relief

Pay to protect your data or pay the consequences

VMware for Macs may have limited appeal

Virtualization and the ubiquitous OS

Clients virtualize beyond recognition

Desktop virtualization centralizes apps to manage PCs

Virtualization in the new data centre

Virtualization – the good, the bad and the ugly

Are you being (virtually) served?

Could there be a ‘virtual PBX’ in your future?

Stockpiling success with virtual storage

VIDEO Interviews with Canadian CIOs: Their experiences with virtualization

Talking About Virtualization with Loren Hicks, CIO of Lavalife Inc. Duration: 6:49

Key issues covered:

  • Lavalife’s largely open source environment benefits from server consolidation;
  • A virtual infrastructure test environment enables Lavalife to optimize operating environments and applications without compromising operations.

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Talking About Virtualization with Ted Maulucci, CIO of Tridel Corp Duration: 5:09

Key issues covered:

  • Tridel’s virtualized development environments simplifies the task of maintaining legacy applications written in different languages for a variety of platforms;
  • Upgrading and migrating applications such as Microsoft Exchange through a virtual test environment;
  • Virtualization provides Tridel with seamless failover to enable business continuity in the event of a physical server failure.

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WHITE PAPER: IBM Storage Virtualization—Value to you

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